TRENDING NRT NEWS: Hillsong's Mike Guglielmucci | We Are Messengers 4th Album Coming | NEEDTOBREATHE Essentials
NRT Christian Music News Update
Andrae Crouch Dead at 72
Legendary gospel pioneer passes away on January 8 after hospitalization January 3
 

Andrae Crouch Dead at 72
   

Posted: January 08, 2015, 5:00 PM | Category: General
Artist Tags: Andrae Crouch
Source: Nashville Publicity Group

Music legend Andraé Crouch has died. The Grammy and Dove Award winner passed away on Thursday, January 8, 2015 at approximately 4:30pm PST at Northridge Hospital Medical Center in the Los Angeles area. Andraé, 72, was hospitalized on January 3rd.

Andraé’s family requests privacy at this time.

Andraé’s accolades include 7 Grammy Awards, 6 GMA Dove Awards, an Academy Award nomination for "The Color Purple," induction into the Gospel Music Hall of Fame and a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. His songs have been recorded by everyone from Elvis Presley to Paul Simon, and he has worked as a producer and arranger with many of music’s top artists, including Michael Jackson, Madonna, Quincy Jones, Diana Ross, Elton John and many others. Andraé can also be heard on Michael Jackson's hit singles "Man in the Mirror," "Keep the Faith,” "Will You Be There" and “Earth Song.”

 


More Christian Music News Headlines View All News Add News

ADVERTISEMENT

Meredith Andrews Releases New Single
Tuesday, February 20, 2024
Natalie Grant Performs on Fox & Friends
Tuesday, February 20, 2024
Howard Gripp Releases New Single
Tuesday, February 20, 2024
Hannah Kerr Releases New Single
Monday, February 19, 2024
VIDEO PREMIERE: Skye Reedy "Crown Him"
Thursday, February 15, 2024
Kini Unveils Emotional New Anthem
Sunday, February 11, 2024
Gospel Music Association Announces Christian Music Hall Of Fame and Museum
Sunday, February 11, 2024
for KING + COUNTRY's "Fix My Eyes" Now RIAA-Certified Platinum
Sunday, February 11, 2024
TAYA Announces 2024 European Tour
Sunday, February 11, 2024
View All News

Christian Music, Facebook Christian Music, Twitter Christian Music, YouTube Christian Music, Instagram
ADVERTISEMENT

TRENDING NRT NEWS: Hillsong's Mike Guglielmucci | We Are Messengers 4th Album Coming | NEEDTOBREATHE Essentials

Christian Music

©2024 NewReleaseToday
A Division Of NRT Media Inc.

 

Secure
CHRISTIAN MUSIC
Discover New Artists
New This Week
Coming Soon
Playlists
Free Music
Album Reviews

NEWS
New Music
Movies / Media
Events
Tours
General

PODCASTS
NRT Now Podcast
NRT Podcast Network

VIDEOS
Music Videos
Exclusives

EXCLUSIVES
Articles
Devotionals
Interviews
Concert Reviews
We Love Awards

MORE INFO
RSS
Privacy Policy
Terms of Use
Advertising
Staff
New Music Email
Contact

RESOURCES
Music Studies
Artist Training

CONNECT
Facebook
Twitter
Instagram
YouTube