H.J.Res. 3: Expressing support for designation of September 2013 as “Gospel Music Heritage Month” and honoring gospel music for its ... Full Text of H.J.Res. 3: Expressing support for designation of September 2013 as ?Gospel Music Heritage Month? and honoring ... - GovTrack.us “Whereas, regardless of their musical styles, those artists and so many more have turned to gospel music as the source and inspiration for their music, which has blurred the boundaries between secular and gospel music; Whereas, beyond its contribution to the musical tradition of the United States, gospel music has provided a cultural and musical backdrop across all of mainstream media, from hit television series to major Hollywood motion pictures, including ‘American Idol’, ‘Heroes’, ‘Dancing with the Stars’, ‘O Brother, Where Art Thou?’, ‘Sister Act’, ‘The Preacher’s Wife’, ‘Evan Almighty’, and more; Whereas gospel music has a huge audience around the country and around the world, a testament to the universal appeal of a historical American art form that both inspires and entertains across racial, ethnic, religious, and geographic boundaries; and Whereas September 2013 would be an appropriate month to designate as ‘Gospel Music Heritage Month’: Now, therefore, be it” “Gospel Music Heritage Month [ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DjFqh8a9kkw]HOLY CRAP - YouTube[/ame] [ame="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ctrNQfV24cA"]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ctrNQfV24cA[/ame] Is this important work? Yes I say!