Andraé Crouch

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Crouch in April 2008.

Andraé Edward Crouch (July 1, 1942 – January 8, 2015) was an American gospel singer, songwriter, arranger, recording artist, record producer, and pastor. He was known for his compositions The Blood Will Never Lose Its Power, My Tribute (To God Be the Glory), and Soon and Very Soon. In the 1980s, he led choirs that sang on the Michael Jackson hit Man in the Mirror as well as Madonna's Like a Prayer.

Crouch was born in San Francisco, California. He was co-pastor at the Christ Memorial Church in Pacoima, Los Angeles with his twin sister, Sandra.

Crouch died from a heart attack on January 8, 2015 in Los Angeles, California, aged 72.[1]

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  1. Mansfield, Brian (January 8, 2015). "Gospel music pioneer Andraé Crouch dies at 72". USA Today. Retrieved January 9, 2015. 

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