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Black Sacred Music (1989) 3 (2): 133–141.
Published: 01 September 1989
... dilemmas, if not the primary dilemma, confronting the American national conscience is improper sexual activity.s In the minds of many, sexual promis- 4. Prince, "Let's Go Crazy," from his 1984 Warner Bros. album, Purple Rain. 5. Of course, in the black religious experience the dominant tension has always...
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Black Sacred Music (1987) 1 (1): 47–52.
Published: 01 March 1987
..., 447. 4Prince, "Let's Go Crazy from his 1984 Warner Bros. album, Purple Rain. 50f course, in the Black religious experience the dominant tension has always been racism. In addition, it should be noted that the issue of sex has been more recently eclipsed in larger society by campaigns against drugs...
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Black Sacred Music (1989) 3 (2): 125–132.
Published: 01 September 1989
... to establish himself as a child prodigy. He also claimed to be a child of miscegenation; in fact both of his parents are black. Seldom does he grant interviews, and his semi-autobiographical 1985 film, Purple Rain, reveals little more than a sullen, withdrawn, eccentric personality. His inner circle...
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Black Sacred Music (1989) 3 (2): 163–169.
Published: 01 September 1989
..., 120, 121-24; of Prince, 129; and secular spirituality, 104-5 Perry, Edmund, II4, rr8 Petway, Robert, 42 Pickett, Wilson, 60 Pleasant Joe (blues singer), 39 Pollard, Alton B., III, vii, x, 151-57 passim Postmodemism, 96, 99-101 Price, Vincent, 108 Prince. See Nelson, Prince Rogers Purple Rain lalbum...
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Black Sacred Music (1992) 6 (1): 250–252.
Published: 01 March 1992
...); reprinted with the permission of the publisher. Sex and Suicide 25l mass media aimed at keeping a lid on such potential nihilistic explosions. Back home, I discovered what may be a clue to these questions as I listened to Prince's albums Purple Rain and Around the World in a Day. These recordings by one...
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Black Sacred Music (1993) 7 (1): 1–16.
Published: 01 March 1993
... / are cluster grapes of sorrow I purple in the evening sun/ nearly ripe for worms" (14). When the Euripidean chorus encourages others to race to the mountains in pursuit of Bacchic worship, it issues a cry of joy: "and the leader is Bromios, euoi!" 11 A note in the Bacchae (1970) informs us that "euoi...
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Black Sacred Music (1992) 6 (1): 155–161.
Published: 01 March 1992
... and royal purple cassocks. The men in Duke Ellington's Orchestra, immaculately groomed in summer tuxedos with traditional black trousers and white jackets, stood at attention with their gleaming instruments in hand as Duke appeared, sartorially elegant in a light blue suit ready to commence his premier...
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Black Sacred Music (1987) 1 (2): 21–26.
Published: 01 September 1987
... in their black trousers and becoming goldflannel jackets. Grace Cathedral's own choir members had chosen white surplices and royal-purple cassocks. The men in Duke Ellington's Orchestra, immaculately groomed in summer tuxedos with traditional black trousers and white jackets, stood at attention...
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Black Sacred Music (1993) 7 (1): 38–46.
Published: 01 March 1993
... the righteous forsaken, nor his seed beggin' bread. The elder looked up at purple grackle and thought of the ravens. His fingers slipped over the lone half dollar in his pocket. But there was no sense of despair even when 40 Black Sacred Music he stuck a twig in the gas tank an' commented, jus' enuf to get...
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Black Sacred Music (1989) 3 (2): 146–158.
Published: 01 September 1989
... 'Purple Rain' album-as an icebreaker for discussion of spiritual values."27 This pervading ecclesial bent, while viewed favorably by Haight, led several of the conference participants to express concern about the possible limitations of theomusicology if in fact it is a discipline arising from within...
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Black Sacred Music (1995) 9 (1-2): 182–194.
Published: 01 September 1995
... with a purple cord These are mere suggestions of the many similar situations found in the above-named chapter. They shed an interesting light on much of Jackson's procedure. Of course, the words do not prove anything about the music, since the two are entirely separate considerations. If the Negro had taken all...
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Black Sacred Music (1992) 6 (1): 299–309.
Published: 01 March 1992
... God and Dance," 150 "Preachin' Blues," 111 preaching, black, 52, 269, 292; sim- ilar to soul singing, 204 Presley, Elvis, 229, 268 Primitive Culture, 5 Prince, 251, 289 "Psychedelic Shack," 286 Public Enemy, 270,272 Puckett, Newbell Niles, 123, 126, 134 Purple Rain, 2 51 Pynchon, Thomas, 28 3 Queenie...
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Black Sacred Music (1991) 5 (1): 25–40.
Published: 01 March 1991
... hello To the black, the white, the red, and the brown, the purple, and yellow But first, I gotta bang, bang . . . the boogie to the boogie Said up jumped the boogie to the bang, bang, boogie let's rock, you don't stop Said up jumped the boogie to the rhythm of the boogie to the beat. In another song...
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Black Sacred Music (1987) 1 (2): 1–16.
Published: 01 September 1987
... banner of courageous self-assertion. In this context, hymns like "Onward Christian Soldiers" and the "Battle Hymn of the Republic'· are not remnants of Biblical militarism, they are classics of empirical realism-reminders of the war that existed on the streets of the South. They are Purple Hearts...