Larry Gatlin and The Blackwood Quartet
Date(s) - 10/25/2016
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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Grammy Award winner Larry Gatlin, an American country legend and Southern Gospel singer and songwriter, achieved success as part of a team with his brothers, Steve and Rudy. As their fame grew in the country music genre, the band became known as Larry Gatlin and The Gatlin Brothers. Their biggest hits include “Broken Lady”, “All the Gold in California”, “Houston (Means I’m One Day Closer to You)”, “She Used to Be Somebody’s Baby”, “Talking to the Moon” and “Heartbreak Ridge and New Hope Road”. Larry Gatlin shares the music and stories from four decades as a solo artist and with The Gatlin Brothers. He has performed on 33 Top 40 single hits combining his solo recordings and those with his brothers. The Blackwood Quartet continues the gospel sound made famous by The Blackwood Brothers Quartet of 1934, which is considered the First Family of Gospel Music. The Blackwood Brothers won eight Grammys and six Dove Awards and they were inducted in the Gospel Music Hall of Fame in 1998. Expect to hear songs such as “How Great Thou Art”, “Swing Down Sweet Chariot”, “I’ll Fly Away”, “Peace in the Valley” and “When the Saints Go Marching In”. Visit www.CoffeeCountyArtsAlliance.com or call Coffee County Arts Alliance, 334-406-2787 for information.