Ain’t No Grave

Genre

Drama Feature

Logline

The True and Miraculous Story of Brother Claude Ely

Status

 In-Development

Summary

Brother Claude Ely recorded some of the most powerful and emotional Gospel songs ever made. Known sometimes as the Gospel Ranger, Ely spent nearly thirty years as a minister in the Appalachian heartland of eastern Kentucky, east Tennessee, southwestern Virginia, and eventually to a migrant community in suburban Cincinnati and was a major influence on artists including Elvis Presley and Johnny Cash.