BLESS HIS HOLY NAME

Composer: Andraé Crouch

Born in San Francisco on July 1, 1942, and raised in Los Angeles, Andraé Edward Crouch was the son of bivocational-pastor parents Benjamin and Catherine Crouch. He has recounted that he received the gift of music as a child, when his father was called as a guest preacher and pastoral candidate to a small rural church that had no musicians. He began playing for them at the age of 11. He wrote his first gospel song at 14, and formed his first band, the COGICS, in 1960. In 1965 he formed The Disciples, which lasted until 1979, and as a protegé of Audrey Mieir, Ralph Carmichael, and other leading Contemporary Christian Music artists of the time, went on to win a total of nine Grammies, and numerous other awards. He wrote his first well-kn… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Composer: Andraé Crouch (1973)
Meter: Irregular
Incipit: 55555 55534 55432
Key: E♭ Major
Copyright: © 1973 Bud John Songs

Instances

Instances (1 - 21 of 21)

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Audio

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Audio

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Sing the Faith #2015

The Celebration Hymnal #55

The Faith We Sing #2015

The Hymnal for Worship and Celebration #13

The Worshiping Church #36

This Far By Faith #273

Total Praise #113

Worship and Rejoice #4

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