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  • Wednesday Jan 21 | via The Charlotte Observer 

    Andrae Crouch remembered for dedication to gospel music

    In this March 1, 1995 file photo, Andrae Crouch displays his two Grammys backstage at the 37th annual Grammy Awards at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles. Crouch won Pop-Contemporary Gospel Album for "Mercy," and Instrumental Arrangement with Vocals for "Circle of Life," with Lebo Morake and Hans Zimmer.

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  • Wednesday Jan 21 | via Albany Times Union 

    Andrae Crouch remembered for dedication to gospel music

    In this March 1, 1995 file photo, Andrae Crouch displays his two Grammys backstage at the 37th annual Grammy Awards at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles. Crouch won Pop-Contemporary Gospel Album for "Mercy," and Instrumental Arrangement with Vocals for "Circle of Life," with Lebo Morake and Hans Zimmer.

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  • Wednesday Jan 21 | via Star Tribune 

    Andrae Crouch remembered at Los Angeles funeral for ...

    Andrae Crouch is being remembered at his funeral in Los Angeles for his dedication to spreading gospel music around the world. The gospel performer, songwriter and choir director was honored Wednesday in a ceremony at the West Angeles Church of God in Christ.

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  • Monday Jan 12 | via LA Daily News 

    Obama: Gospel musician Andrae Croucha s a oetimeless...

    President Obama has issued a statement about the passing of award-winning gospel musician, recording artist and songwriter Pastor Andrae Crouch of New Christ Memorial Church in the city of San Fernando. Crouch, who won nine Grammy awards and was known as the “father of modern gospel,” died Thursday at Northridge Hospital Medical Center at the age of 72 from complications following a heart attack.

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  • Saturday Jan 10 | via The Gleaner 

    Legendary gospel artiste dies

    Andrae Crouch, a legendary gospel performer, songwriter and choir director whose work graced songs by Michael Jackson and Madonna and in movies such as The Lion King , has died. He was 72. Crouch died Thursday afternoon at Northridge Hospital Medical Center, where he had been admitted since Saturday, after suffering a heart attack, his publicist, Brian Mayes, said.

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  • Friday Jan 9 | via Philly.com 

    Andrae Crouch, 72, gospel performer

    Andrae Crouch, 72, a Grammy-winning gospel singer and composer who started his career at 14, helped Michael Jackson arrange "Man in the Mirror" and became a pastor of the church his father founded, died Thursday. Mr. Crouch, a resident of Los Angeles' Pacoima section who had a history of diabetes and cancer, died at Northridge Hospital Medical Center after suffering a heart attack Saturday, said his publicist, Brian Mayes.

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  • Friday Jan 9 | via Erie Times News 

    Andrae Crouch, legendary gospel figure, dies at 72

    In this March 1, 1995 file photo, Andrae Crouch displays his two Grammys backstage at the 37th annual Grammy Awards at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles. Crouch won Pop-Contemporary Gospel Album for "Mercy," and Instrumental Arrangement with Vocals for "Circle of Life," with Lebo Morake and Hans Zimmer.

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  • Friday Jan 9 | via KABC-AM Los Angeles 

    Grammy Award winning and Oscar

    His songs were recorded by Elvis and Paul Simon. Grammy Award winning and Oscar nominated gospel legend Andrae Crouch died Thursday at Northridge Medical Center.

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  • Friday Jan 9 | via Examiner.com 

    Gospel legend and songwriter Andrae Crouch Dies at 72

    Andrae Crouch, one of the few music talents that possessed crossover appeal to massive audiences in both gospel and secular music, died Thursday after suffering from health complications. Crouch was 72-years of age.

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  • Friday Jan 9 | via Ghanamma.com 

    International Gospel Legend Andrae Crouch Dead At 72

    Andrae Crouch, often described as the "father of modern gospel music," died Thursday in Los Angeles after suffering a heart attack last week, according to news reports. "Today my twin brother, womb-mate and best friend went home to be with the Lord," his twin sister, Sandra Couch, said in statement via the Los Angeles Times.

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  • Friday Jan 9 | via Examiner.com 

    Gospel legend Andrae Crouch dies at 72

    According to CNN on Jan. 9, Andrae Crouch, a seven-time Grammy winner and gospel music legend, died Thursday at a Northridge Hospital Medical Center where he was admitted last Saturday after suffering a heart attack. His publicist confirmed the singer's death on his website.

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