As a youngster, Linda Rodney picked cotton in the fields of her native South Carolina and sang gospel in church. "Don't just stand there trying to look cute," her aunt liked to say. "Get into it", tell our story, sometimes you gotta get ugly with it! Ever since, the singer, renamed Chocolate Thunder, has given herself completely in every song! Descended from the likes of Aretha Franklin and Muddy Waters, her powerhouse gospel blues keep the purest tradition alive!