Andraé Crouch

1942 - 2015

Andraé Crouch

Andraé Edward Crouch (July 1, 1942 – January 8, 2015) was an American gospel singer, songwriter, arranger, record producer and pastor. Referred to as "the father of modern gospel music" by contemporary Christian and gospel music professionals, Crouch was known for his compositions "The Blood Will Never Lose Its Power", "My Tribute (To God Be the Glory)" and "Soon and Very Soon". He collaborated on some of his recordings with artists, such as Stevie Wonder, El DeBarge, Philip Bailey, Chaka Khan, Sheila E. and vocal group Take 6, and many recording artists covered his material, including, Bob Dylan, Barbara Mandrell, Paul Simon, Elvis Presley and Little Richard. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Andraé Crouch has received more than 585,018 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,814th most popular musician.

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  • 3.68

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Among musicians, Andraé Crouch ranks 1,817 out of 2,258Before him are Alex Chilton, Bob Johnston, Dhafer Youssef, Dan Peters, Eicca Toppinen, and Stanley Jordan. After him are Gene Hoglan, David Silveria, Alla Rakha, Maria Schneider, Femi Kuti, and Mai Kuraki.

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Among people born in 1942, Andraé Crouch ranks 449Before him are Dick Butkus, Walter Lini, Tommy Roe, Joe Boyd, Dennis Hastert, and Dennis Ralston. After him are Walter Rodney, Lynn Davies, Guion Bluford, Anthony W. England, Jeff Astle, and Norman Lamont. Among people deceased in 2015, Andraé Crouch ranks 364Before him are Jayne Meadows, Leon Brittan, Tahir Elçi, Bobbi Kristina Brown, Mal Whitfield, and Bob Johnston. After him are Maria Radner, Abdelhamid Abaaoud, Bob Burns, Amanda Peterson, Wilfred Agbonavbare, and Charles Correa.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Andraé Crouch ranks 8,812 out of 12,171Before him are Dan Peters (1967), Simon Rex (1974), Austin Butler (1991), Barbara Cochran (1951), Andy Weir (1972), and Elizabeth Gertrude Britton (1858). After him are Cory Booker (null), Dan Ariely (1967), Derek Mears (1972), Bob Bennett (1933), Ricky Schroder (1970), and Joakim Noah (1985).

Among MUSICIANS In United States

Among musicians born in United States, Andraé Crouch ranks 718Before him are Armand van Helden (1970), Mike Bordin (1962), Jason Everman (1967), John Kiffmeyer (1969), Alex Chilton (1950), and Dan Peters (1967). After him are Gene Hoglan (1967), David Silveria (1972), Maria Schneider (1960), Kim Thayil (1960), Rachael Yamagata (1977), and Ryan Adams (1974).