Shirley Ann Caesar-Williams, known professionally as Shirley Caesar (born October 13, 1938, Durham, North Carolina), is an American Gospel music singer, songwriter and recording artist whose career has spanned over six decades. A multi-award winning artist, with eleven Grammy Awards and seven Dove Awards to her credit, she is known as the "First Lady of Gospel Music".
Beginning recording at the age of 12 in 1951, Shirley Caesar has released over forty albums. She has participated in over 16 compilations and three gospel musicals, Mama I Want to Sing, Sing: Mama 2 and Born to sing: Mama 3.
Her credits also include a series of commercials for MCI Communications and several awards for her recordings. She has won or received 11 Grammy Awards, 14 Stellar Awards, 18 Doves, 1 RIAA gold certification, an Essence Award, McDonald's Golden Circle Lifetime Achievement Award, NAACP Achievement Award, SESAC Lifetime Achievement Award, as well as inductionЧитать далее в Википедии...
Альбомы и синглы:
- Old Apple Tree [альбом]
- Shirley Caesar and Friends [альбом]
- You Can Make It [альбом]
- Her Very Best [1987, сингл]
- Good God [26.03.2013, альбом]
- Live in Chicago
- Greatest Gospel Hits [сборник]
- Hallelujah: A Collection of Her Finest Recordings [сборник]
- Hymns [сборник]
|Jesus I Love Calling Your Name||
|This Joy That I Have||