PBS NewsHour

Grammy-winning band Ranky Tanky is honoring Gullah culture

Clip: 03/27/2020 | 7m 57s Video has closed captioning.

South Carolina band Ranky Tanky is on a mission to revive and celebrate Gullah music and culture, which originated among descendants of West African slaves in Georgia, Florida and South Carolina. The group earned a Grammy Award this winter, and Jeffrey Brown went to the Lowcountry for a listen as part of our American Creators series and ongoing coverage of arts and culture, Canvas.

Aired: 03/27/20

Rating: NR

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