One of the most renowned and widely respected pioneers of contemporary gospel music remains Andrae Crouch. By combining such classic gospel music elements as call-and-response and choir, along with pop songwriting techniques and production, Crouch's style has influenced countless other artists. Born July 1, 1942, in Pacoima, CA, Crouch got his musical start at his father's church, singing, playing piano, and before ten years of age, writing his own songs (despite being entirely self-taught).
With so many reality shows continuing to dominate TV, it can be tough to wade through it all to find anything with redeeming value. From music to survival to celebrities, there's no shortage of options.So we thought it was about time to shine the spotlight on a more unsung style of TV:...
Let’s face it, going to the movies is expensive – especially when popcorn, candy and fountain Cokes are involved.Plus, considering the lack of inspiring options at a theater near you, one can’t help feeling that skipping the movie theater altogether could be the best option.But in...
Country music is well-known for its songs about break-ups, beer drinking and backroads fun, but leave it to country superstar Brad Paisley to take fans outside their comfort zone on his new album Wheelhouse. He’s ignited a firestorm of controversy with “Accidental Racist,” a duet...