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2/6. Soul singer Beverley Knight shares her passion for gospel music in a series showcasing top acts from around the world, with interviews, featured choirs, up-and-coming UK talent, live performances and tributes to pioneers of the genre. This edition features the Soweto Choir, interviewee Percy Sledge , a spotlight on UK artist Seven and a live performance from the London Community Gospel Choir. Also, Jools Holland recalls hugely influential gospel pioneer
Thomas A Dorsey , who died in 1993, aged 93. Jools takes to the piano to illustrate the links between gospel and the blues.

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Percy Sledge
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Jools Holland
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Thomas A Dorsey

8/8. Series in which Charlie Gillett unites diverse musical genres around a theme or link.
A "tribute" to husbands and wives features music from Ike and Tina Turner , Lene Lovich and Everything but the Girl.

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Charlie Gillett
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Tina Turner
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Lene Lovich

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