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Gospel singer who wrote the song “Maybe God’s Trying to Tell You Something” for the film The Color Purple.
He had a stuttering problem when he was growing up, which singing helped alleviate.
He won seven Grammy Awards and was honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2004.
How did Andrae Crouch die?
Andrae Crouch's death was caused by heart attack.
Brian Mayes, his publicist, said the cause was complications of a heart attack Mr. Crouch had on Saturday.
|Cause of death||Heart Attack|
|Age of death||72 years|
|Birthday||July 1, 1942|
|Death date||January 8, 2015|
|Place of death||Dignity Health - Northridge Hospital Medical Center, Los Angeles, California, United States|
|Place of burial||N/A|
"Sometimes when God brings things into an individual's life, it makes them totally depend on Him."Andrae Crouch
"I was at a picnic, and there were a lot of songwriters. I remember praying, 'God I wish you would give me a song.' About five minutes later, my ears popped, and I saw everybody in slow motion. Nobody knew what I was experiencing."Andrae Crouch
"That's all I want in life is to be remembered as a guy that really loved God."Andrae Crouch
"If you can't prove it in words, it ain't gospel. Soul music is just an expression of the mind, but your spirit has to be made alive - that's the real part, the part that God speaks to."Andrae Crouch
"When I finish a song, I thank God for bringing me through. You have to press on and know your calling. That's what I've been doing for all my life. I just went forward."Andrae Crouch