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Genre: gospel

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Gospel music is a genre that originated in African American churches in the early 20th century. It is characterized by its uplifting and inspirational lyrics, often referencing Christian beliefs and values. Gospel music typically features powerful vocals, harmonies, and instrumentation such as piano, organ, and drums. The genre has evolved over time, incorporating elements of R&B, soul, and hip-hop. Today, gospel music continues to be a popular genre with a diverse range of artists and styles.


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List of gospel artists

Here is a list of gospel artists on Spotify, ranked based on popularity, who exemplifies the gospel genre. You can find out what gospel genre sounds like where you can preview artists or sort them the way you want, just click the headers to sort.

#namepopularityfollowers
1 63 1635370
2 38 116284
3 52 625284
4 52 192570
5 51 285932
6 51 536294
7 49 738086
8 47 319995
9 50 427811
10 46 83977
11 43 146195
12 43 334434
13 46 171424
14 60 1179768
15 42 269914
16 42 99372
17 39 139620
18 40 73762
19 40 93125
20 39 97063
21 38 41179
22 38 129053
23 59 792609
24 37 117451
25 50 104382
26 40 153761
27 35 199795
28 38 303159
29 38 72331
30 38 60151
31 38 41448
32 37 44541
33 37 89050
34 33 56940
35 37 182744
36 52 529685
37 35 47314
38 44 113557
39 34 114670
40 51 356273
41 51 732056
42 33 75157
43 33 48208
44 33 78248
45 50 435636
46 49 309497
47 48 530783
48 48 178889
49 47 168257
50 46 578496
51 46 614181
52 43 231119
53 45 218189
54 36 83884
55 34 80166
56 36 95275
57 35 18232
58 35 21734
59 43 44818
60 43 255917
61 43 169770
62 35 32820
63 42 141907
64 42 342694
65 42 148276
66 42 312163
67 41 51137
68 41 120614
69 40 127311
70 40 283593
71 39 98596
72 40 81262
73 38 40102
74 37 59381
75 39 165124
76 39 252373
77 39 165040
78 39 186352
79 37 86065
80 38 59283
81 38 230010
82 38 98980
83 38 51362
84 35 85119
85 37 239537
86 37 101349
87 37 44291
88 37 206995
89 36 175846
90 36 121595
91 36 74713
92 35 194522
93 35 79729
94 35 129529
95 35 185729
96 34 22203
97 35 142473
98 34 92820
99 33 79427
100 33 105474

gospel playlist created by Chosic

Enjoy this playlist of popular gospel music. We made this playlist using an algorithm created by our team.