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Gospel Legend Andraé Crouch Mourned By Music World

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The gospel community began mourning the loss ofAndraé Crouch tonight.

Music legend Andraé Crouch has died. The Grammy and Dove Award winner passed away on Thursday, January 8, 2015 at approximately 4:30pm PST at Northridge Hospital Medical Center in the Los Angeles area. Andraé, 72, was hospitalized on January 3rd.

Andraé’s family requests privacy at this time.

 Deitrick Haddon said:

He was an absolutely musical genius! He gave us the blueprint for contemporary gospel music in our time! It was an honor for me to even shake your hand! Well done & R.I.P Pastor Andrae Crouch!

Erica Campbell said:

My heart is soo heavy i Love you Pastor Andre Crouch. #RiP#ToGodbetheGlory pray for the family and the church..Christ Memorial Church Of God In Christ

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Crouch survived multiple bouts with cancer and also suffered from diabetes. In early December, Crouch was hospitalized with pneumonia and congestive heart failure, forcing the…

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