The Dap-Kings: Sharon Jones Was Singing ‘Go Tell It On The Mountain’ At The End

With the recent passing of singer-songwriter Sharon Jones, Barbara Kopple's film Miss Sharon Jones! has become even more emotionally challenging watch. Following Jones through her fight with pancreatic cancer and riding along on her tour with her band of 20 years The Dap- Kings, we get a picture of a woman for whom music was everything and quitting was never an option. Famously once told she would never get a record deal because she was, "Too fat, too black and too old,"…

What feeling does this article give you?
Joy
Disgust
Fear
Anger
Sadness

#hashtags to follow:

Sharon Jones [+]    Barbara Kopple [+]    Miss Sharon Jones [+]    Jones [+]    Dap [+]    Kings [+]   

More #news: