An sg bibliography

A bibliography of southern-gospel related books
With many thanks to Dean Adkins and John Crenshaw. Please let me know of any additions, corrections, or emendations.

BY TITLE
101 More Hymn Stories - Kenneth Osbeck
Above All (Blackwood Bros) - K.J. Racine
All the Gold in California - Larry Gatlin
Amy Grant - Bob Millard
Bad Boy of Gospel Music (Calvin Newton) - Russ Cheatam
Bill Gaither, It’s More Than Music - Bill Gaither & Ken Abraham
The Cathedrals (George Younce & Glen Payne) - Ace Collins
The Chaplain of Boubon Street - Bob Harrington & Walter Wagner
Close Harmony - James Goff
Don’t Quit Now - Phil Enloe
Elvis Presley: A Life in Music — the Complete Recording Sessions- Ernst Jorgensen
Ethel Waters, I Touched A Sparrow - Twila Knaack
Fanny Crosby - Bernard Ruffin
Fanny J. Crosby: An Autobiography - Fanny Crosby
Fifty Years on the Bench - Jack Clark
Follow the Yellow Brick Road - Reba Rambo & Judy Gossett
The Good Road - Janet Paschal
Got To Tell It: Mahalia Jackson Queen of Gospel - Jules Schwerin
Gospel Music Encyclopedia - Robert Anderson & Gail North
Gospel Music Is My Life – JD Sumner with Bob Terrell
Gospel Quartet Music Then & Now - Doc Horsley
Gospel Trivia - Phillip G. Wammack
The Gospel Sound - Anthony Heilbut
Happy Rhythm (Statesmen) - David Taylor
History of Gospel Music – Duane Allen and Jesse Burt
Hold On (The Greenes) - Mike Collins
Homecoming – Bill Gaither
I Almost Missed the Sunset - Bill Gaither
I’ll Fly Away (Albert E. Brumley) - Kay Hively & A.E. Brumley, Jr.
It - LeRoy Abernathy
J.G. Whitfield, A Tribute in Essence - Debbie Fleming
James Blackwood Memories - Allen Dennis
James Blackwood Story – James Blackwood & Dan Martin
Labreeska - LaBreeska Hemphill
Last Train to Memphis - Peter Guralnick
The Legacy of Buck & Dottie Rambo - Buck Rambo & Bob Terrell
The Legacy of the Blackwood Brothers - Paul Davis
A Legend Lives On (Chuck Wagon Gang) — Bob Terrell
Let the Song Go On (Speer Family) — Paula Becker
The Lewis Family History/Picture Book - Lance Leroy
The Life and Times of J.D. Sumner - Bob Terrell
Life With A Legend: The Story of Kenny Hinson - Larry Hinson
Mighty Lot of Singin’
- Gerald Williams with Judy Cox
More than Precious Memories: The Rhetoric of SouthernĀ Gospel MusicĀ - Eds. Michael Graves and David Filigim
The Music Men - Bob Terrell
Nothin’ But Fine (Jake Hess) - Jake Hess & Richard Hyatt
O Happy Day (Goodmans) - Jamie Buckingham
The Oak Ridge Boys - Ellis Widner & Walter Carter
Peace That Passeth Understanding - Connie Hopper
Precious Memories: The Recorded History of the Blackwood Brothers 1934-1985 – John Crenshaw, Jim Guild, Wayne Hilliard
“Presley and the Gospel Tradition,” by Charles Wolfe; in Elvis: Images and Fancies; ed. Jac Tharpe, University of Mississippi Press [republished in The Elvis Reader; ed. Kevin Quain (St Martin’s Press)]
The Rangers Quartet Book of Memories - Mrs. Vernon Hyles
The Rest of the Song - Squire Parsons
Sego - James Sego & R.L. Lamb
Singing the Glory Down: Amateur Gospel Music in S. Central Ky - Lynwood Montell
The Sound of Light: A History of Gospel Music - Don Cusic
Stories Behind 50 Gospel Favorites - Lindsay Terry
They Heard Georgia Singing - Zell Miller
They Sing the Mighty Power (Couriers) - Charles Hembree
This Side of Heaven (Ira Stanphill) - Earl Green & Ira Stanphill
Tracing the Roots of Southern Gospel Singers - B.F. McLemore
Turn Your Radio On - Ace Collins
Vestal - Vestal Goodman & Ken Abraham
What a Wonderful Time (Inspirations) - Bob Terrell
Where is Elvis - Ed Hill & Don Hill
White Boy Singin’ the Blues - Bane, Michael
The Wings of the Dove: The Story of Gospel Music in America - Lois Blackwell
With All My Heart (Lily Fern Weatherford) - Lily Weatherford & Gail Shadwell
You Are My Sunshine - Jimmie Davis

BY AUTHOR
Abernathy, LeRoy - It
Allen, Duane and Jesse Burt - History of Gospel Music
Anderson, Robert & Gail North - Gospel Music Encyclopedia
Bane, Michael - White Boy Singin’ the Blues
Becker, Paula - Let the Song Go On (Speer Family)
Blackwell, Lois - The Wings of the Dove: The Story of Gospel Music in America
Blackwood, James & Dan Martin - James Blackwood Story
Buckingham, Jamie - O Happy Day (Goodmans)
Cheatam, Russ - Bad Boy of Gospel Music (Calvin Newton)
Clark, Jack - Fifty Years on the Bench
Collins, Ace - The Cathedrals (George Younce & Glen Payne)
Collins, Ace - Turn Your Radio On
Collins, Mike - Hold On (The Greenes)
Crenshaw, John; Jim Guild, Wayne Hilliard - Precious Memories: The Recorded History of the Blackwood Brothers 1934-1985
Crosby, Fanny - Fanny J. Crosby: An Autobriography
Cusic, Don - The Sound of Light: A History of Gospel Music
Davis, Jimmie - You Are My Sunshine
Davis, Paul - The Legacy of the Blackwood Brothers
Dennis, Allen - James Blackwood Memories
Enloe, Phil - Don’t Quit Now
Fleming, Debbie - J.G. Whitfield, A Tribute in Essence
Gaither, Bill - I Almost Missed the Sunset
Gaither, Bill - Homecoming
Gaither, Bill & Ken Abraham - Bill Gaither, It’s More Than Music
Gatlin, Larry - All the Gold in California
Goff, James - Close Harmony
Goodman, Vestal & Ken Abraham - Vestal
Graves, Michael and David Filigim - More than Precious Memories: The Rhetoric of Southern Gospel Music
Green, Earl & Ira Stanphill - This Side of Heaven (Ira Stanphill)
Guralnick, Peter - Last Train to Memphis
Harrington, Bob & Walter Wagner - The Chaplain of Boubon Street
Heilbut, Anthony - The Gospel Sound
Hembree, Charles - They Sing the Mighty Power (Couriers)
Hemphill, LaBreeska - Labreeska
Hess, Jake & Richard Hyatt - Nothin’ But Fine (Jake Hess)
Hill, Ed & Don Hill - Where is Elvis
Hinson, Larry - Life With A Legend: The Story of Kenny Hinson
Hively, Kay & A.E. Brumley, Jr. - I’ll Fly Away (Albert E. Brumley)
Hopper, Connie - Peace That Passeth Understanding
Horsley, Doc - Gospel Quartet Music Then & Now
Hyles, Mrs. Vernon - The Rangers Quartet Book of Memories
Jorgensen, Ernst - Elvis Presley: A Life in Music — the Complete Recording Sessions
Knaack, Twila - Ethel Waters, I Touched A Sparrow
Leroy, Lance - The Lewis Family History/Picture Book
McLemore, B.F. - Tracing the Roots of Southern Gospel Singers
Millard, Bob - Amy Grant
Miller, Zell - They Heard Georgia Singing
Montell, Lynwood - Singing the Glory Down: Amateur Gospel Music in S. Central Ky
Osbeck, Kenneth - 101 More Hymn Stories
Parsons, Squire - The Rest of the Song
Pascal, Janet - The Good Road
Racine, K.J. - Above All (Blackwood Bros)
Rambo, Buck & Bob Terrell - The Legacy of Buck & Dottie Rambo
Rambo, Reba & Judy Gossett - Follow the Yellow Brick Road
Ruffin, Bernard - Fanny Crosby
Schwerin, Jules - Got To Tell It: Mahalia Jackson Queen of Gospel -
Sego, James & R.L. Lamb - Sego
Sumner, JD with Bob Terrell - Gospel Music Is My Life
Taylor, David - Happy Rhythm (Statesmen)
Terrell, Bob - A Legend Lives On (Chuck Wagon Gang)
Terrell, Bob - The Life and Times of J.D. Sumner
Terrell, Bob - The Music Men
Terrell, Bob - What A Wonderful Time (Inspirations)
Terry, Lindsay - Stories Behind 50 Gospel Favorites
Wammack, Phillip G. - Gospel Trivia
Weatherford, Lily & Gail Shadwell - With All My Heart (Lily Fern Weatherford)
Widner, Ellis & Walter Carter - The Oak Ridge Boys
Williams, Gerald with Judy Cox - Mighty Lot of Singin’ (Gerald Williams of the Melody Boys Quartet)
Wolfe, Charles - “Presley and the Gospel Tradition,” in Elvis: Images and Fancies; ed. Jac Tharpe, University of Mississippi Press [republished in The Elvis Reader; ed. Kevin Quain (St Martin’s Press)]

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