LOS ANGELES (CelebrityAccess MediaWire) — Gospel star Andrae Crouch is slated to perform at The Forum in Los Angeles on October 14.
Crouch is widely regarded as one of the most influential performers in modern gospel music and was a key figure in the Jesus music movement in the 1960s. As a singer/songwriter/arranger, his music has been played by artists ranging from Paul Simon to Elvis Presley. Ranging from traditional gospel and African-influenced world music to contemporary rock & pop, his music has earned him seven Grammy awards and an Oscar nomination.
In addition to his performances and song writing, he has also racked up an extensive list of production credits, working with performers such as Madonna and Elton John and film scores for movies such as Once Upon A Forest, The Color Purple, The Lion King, and Free Willy. – CelebrityAccess Staff Writers