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ALBERTINA WALKER
Popularly referred to as the "Queen of Gospel Music," Albertina Walker (August 29, 1929 – October 8, 2010) was an American gospel singer who founded The Caravans in the 1950's. In 1995, Walker joined Thelma Houston, CeCe Peniston, Phoebe Snow and Lois Walden to record a gospel album in common, "Good News in Hard Times," as the quintet called The Sisters of Glory.

 
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Tribute To Albertina Walker
The heart of soul music comes from the church, therefore we would be remiss if we did not honor the legacy of gospel legend, Dr. Albertina Walker, who passed away on October 8, 2010 at the age of 81. Through a blessed career of over 60 years, Ms. Walker has been honored with 6 gold albums, 4 Stellar Awards, a Trumpet Award, a BMI Award and 11 Grammy nominations, finally winning one in 1995 for Best Traditional Gospel Album (‘Songs of the Church’). Her talents have appeared on over 70 albums a...
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