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- "Song of Tomorrow", the second ending theme from HeartCatch Pretty Cure!.
Films — Animation
- "Dig a Little Deeper" from The Princess and the Frog.
- Most of the soundtrack for Disney's Hercules, especially as provided by the Muses. "The Gospel Truth" is the most evident example - just look at the title!
- "He's Back" from Once Upon a Forest, which is a borderline Big Lipped Alligator Moment that only barely effects the plot.
Films — Live Action
- "Get Happy", most famously used in the movie musical Summer Stock , though written twenty years earlier.
- Both Blues Brothers movies — first one having "The Old Landmark" (with James Brown presiding!), second time around featuring John The Revelator (although we get a taste of the song during the opening credits too, with Taj Mahal singing solo. It's later on sung again at a Tent Revival by James Brown, Sam "The Supervoice" Moore, and Joe Morton.
- Across the Universe covered "Let It Be" as a Gospel Revival Number - and a complete Tear Jerker as well.
- Sister Act, naturally.
- "Ac-Cent-Tchu-Ate The Positive" from Here Come The Waves.
- "Stand Up" from the made-for-TV film adaptation of Polly. Partially justified, since they were actually in a church at the time, although they were in a church that very explicitly didn't do things like loud gospel numbers accompanied by Spontaneous Choreography.
- "Hold My Feeler" which comes at the end of the movie Joe's Apartment.
- Forrest Gump attended the otherwise all-black church of Bayou La Batre while a shrimp fisherman, and a Gospel Revival Number (with Forrest standing out like a sore thumb in the choir) served as the background music for a montage of the business slowly becoming a success.
- Say Amen, Somebody: totally justified as it's a documentary on gospel music and church musicians, and also goes to show that Gospel Choirs Are Just Better.
- Preacher's Kid starts with just such a number from the Choir that Angie sings in. The film cuts back to other such numbers to show how the church is dealing with her absence.
- "He's Guilty, Judge, He's Guilty" from Cop Rock.
- Scrubs did this for one of JD's fantasies in "My Own Personal Jesus".
- They did it AGAIN... "We're gonna miss you Carla!"
- Gospel, in addition to being a short-lived game similar to Hoedown, was one of the most frequent musical styles used in Song Styles on Whose Line Is It Anyway?.
- Babylon 5: There's no hidin' place, down here, down here! There's no hidin' place, down here... To explain, the season three episode "And the Rock Cried Out, No Hiding Place" juxtaposes a worship service on B5 held by a visiting black Baptist pastor with Londo luring Lord Refa into a Narn Resistance trap, where he's beaten to death.
- "I guess what I'm sayin' is this..." "GO..." "If 'Fair and Balanced' is how you want to sell yourself..." "FUCK..." "Guess what I'm sayin' is this..." "YOURSELVES!"
- "Revolution Muslim and that kind of hate, that's the enemy. And so... I say to you..." "GO..." "And I KNOWS ya get cable..." "FUCK..." "And I say this to anyone who's threatening death in the name of religion or politics..." "YOURSELF!"
- In Eli Stone, one of Eli's hallucinations involved a gospel choir that included his black female receptionist. When he asked her if she was a member of a gospel choir, she wasn't impressed. "Yes, most black people are in gospel choirs, especially women."
- Glee has done this to "Like a Prayer", "Stereo Hearts", and "I Want To Know What Love Is".
- "Clap Yo' Hands" from Oh, Kay!.
- "Hallelujah" from Hit the Deck.
- "Great Day," one of several Breakaway Pop Hits from an obscure musical of the same name.
- "Blow, Gabriel, Blow" from Anything Goes.
- "Overflow" and "Leavin' for the Promise' Lan'" from Porgy and Bess. These two songs do a lot to enliven the funeral scene.
- "The Lord Done Fixed Up My Soul" from Louisiana Purchase (recycled in the movie There's No Business Like Show Business).
- "On That Great Come-And-Get-It Day" from Finian's Rainbow.
- "Sit Down, You're Rockin' The Boat" from Guys and Dolls.
- "Brotherhood of Man" from How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying.
- "Run, Freedom Run" from Urinetown, a slight parody example.
- "Ain't It Good" from Stephen Schwartz's Children Of Eden.
- "The Gods Love Nubia" and "Dance of the Robe" from Aida.
- As you may have guessed, Godspell has a few of these - "Day By Day", "Bless the Lord", "Light of the World", "Beautiful City" and "We Beseech Thee".
- "Miracle Song" from Anyone Can Whistle.
- "In Mysterious Ways," the opening number of the musical adaptation The Color Purple. Subject to Alternate Song Interpretation: on the surface it's a powerful and assertive tune of faith - but on the other hand, the church is full of Gossipy Hens who are commenting on the horrendous abuse going on in the house of their neighbor - and doing flat nothing about it.
- "Simon Zealotes" from Jesus Christ Superstar.
- "I Feel So Happy" from RJ
- "Random Black Girl" from Homemade Fusion parodies this trope through the eyes of a "random black girl singing the soul". It's also an amazing song .
- "Faith" from I Had A Ball.
- "Prayer of the Comfort Counselor" from The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee turns into this.
- "Are You Sure?" from The Unsinkable Molly Brown.
- "A Big Black Lady Stops The Show"  from Martin Short's Fame Becomes Me parodies the trope.
- "If You Believe" from Face the Music.
- "I Got Religion" from Take a Chance.
- "Rules, Regulations, and Respect" from Zombie Prom
- In the Reboot movie Daemon Rising Mike the TV performs a gospel song on the glory of being infected by the virus Daemon.
- In My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic, Sweetie Belle manages to turn a lullaby into one of these.
- The musical number "Mr. Booze" from Family Guy, complete with backflips and testimonies.