The 150 Greatest Albums Made By Women (150 music items)
"Alice Coltrane made some of the deepest, most luminous and spiritual music of any musician, jazz or otherwise. She died in 2007, and left behind a long and varied legacy. It is strange that she is still continually compared to the accomplishments of her husband, John Coltrane, who died in 1967, or thought of as being in John Coltrane's long shadow. Alice Coltrane was her own artist. Alice McLeod was an accomplished musician before she met John — she was a respected player in Detroit's diverse "