Remembering Whitney: Harlem Gospel Choir Sings Whitney Houston
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The last date listed for Harlem Gospel Choir: Remembering Whitney was Saturday August 10, 2013 / 8:00pm (Doors Open at 6:00pm).
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Valerie Simpson is the co-writer of some of the most enduring hits of the '60s, '70s and beyond, along with her husband and longtime musical partner, the late Nicholas Ashford. As a duo, Ashford & Simpson found success penning a string of chart-topping R&B and pop songs including "Ain't No Mountain High Enough," "Ain't Nothing Like the Real Thing" and "I'm Every Woman," as well as writing and performing their 1984 hit single "Solid (As a Rock)." Simpson has recently returned to the music scene hot on the heels of her first solo album in several decades, Dinosaurs Are Coming Back Again. Learn More
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The world-famous Harlem Gospel Choir is the most renowned gospel choir in America and a preeminent gospel choir worldwide. It travels the globe, sharing the joy of faith through its music and raising funds for children's charities. The Choir was founded in 1986 by Allen Bailey, who got the idea for the Choir while attending a celebration in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. at the Cotton Club in Harlem. The Choir presents the finest singers and musicians from Harlem's black churches and the New York/Tri-State area.
The Harlem Gospel Choir has shared its message of love and inspiration with thousands of people from various nations and cultures. The Choir strives to make the world a more loving and peaceful place, and through its music and dynamic performances to create a better understanding of the African-American culture and the inspirational music called gospel as it relates to the black church. The theme of every performance is "bringing people and nations together and giving something back."
With every performance, the Choir shares the renaissance of Harlem's culture with the audience.