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Shirley Caesar

Shirley Caesar
Born: Oct 13, 1938 in Durham, NC
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Biography: A popular gospel singer who often shouts her music in order for her messages to be received, Shirley Caesar performed with the Caravans in the '60s before pursuing a professional solo career in 1966. Born in North Carolina, Caesar is known as the First Lady of Gospel. At the age of 10, she began singing ...Read full biography
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Released: 1990
Label: Myrrh Records
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Released: 1980
Label: Sony Music Distribution
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The title track featured Shirley Caesar in peak form, soaring, shouting, and declaring her love for God. The LP overall wasn't quite as strong as some other Caesar releases, lacking consistent material ...Read full review
More Shirley Caesar albums: Main Albums (44), Compilations (60), DVD/Video (10)
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