Hot Line To Jesus

Released in 1973, Hot Line To Jesus is a gospel stomper from the Rance Allen Group.  I recently picked up their Best of compilation LP released by Gospel Truth which was owned by Stax Records. My favorite lyric from this song is, “I paid my telephone bill with love that my God gives.” Works for … Continue reading Hot Line To Jesus

The Crossroads

Another gospel LP I found this weekend was by Tommy Ellison and the Five Singing Stars of Brooklyn, N.Y. titled Come Home, released on HSE Records in 1974. I couldn’t find this album on any streaming services but I did find their great song, The Crossroads, posted above. Tommy passed away in 2009 but his … Continue reading The Crossroads