Rev. W.R. "Smokie" Norful, Jr. is an American gospel singer and pianist, best known for his 2002 album, I Need You Now and his 2004 release, Nothing Without You, which won a Grammy at the 47th Annual Grammy Awards for Best Contemporary Soul Gospel Album in 2004. Norful received his second Grammy in 2015 at the 57th Annual Grammy awards for his song "No Greater Love", ten years after winning his first.
Pastor Smokie Norful spent the early portion of his life in Muskogee and Tulsa, Oklahoma. He later moved to Pine Bluff, Arkansas, where he attended Jack Robey Junior High and Pine Bluff High School. He is a graduate of the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff with a bachelor's degree in history. He also received formal training in ministry at Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary in Evanston, Ill., and Trinity International Seminary in Deerfield, Ill., where he studied to achieve a master’s ofЧитать далее в Википедии...
Альбомы и синглы:
- I Need You Now [18.06.2002, альбом]
- Smokie Norful [21.10.2003, альбом]
- Nothin Without You [05.10.2004, альбом]
- Life Changing [03.10.2006, альбом]
- Smokie Norful Presents Victory Cathedral Choir [02.04.2010, альбом]
- Once in a Lifetime [03.04.2012, альбом]
- Forever Yours [05.08.2014, альбом]
- Live [07.04.2009]
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