Top Edwin Hawkins Albums
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Fresh Takes
Fresh Takes
[2018]
World Class Gospel: Legacy Collection
World Class Gospel: Legacy Collection
[2018]
If You Love Me
If You Love Me
[2013]
Face to Face
Face to Face
[2012]
Oh Happy Day
Oh Happy Day
[2004]
Shine Your Light
Shine Your Light
[2000]
Love Is the Only Way
Love Is the Only Way
[1998]
All Things Are Possible
All Things Are Possible
[1995]
Music & Arts Seminar Mass Choir - Recorded Live in Los Angeles
Music & Arts Seminar Mass Choir - Recorded Live in Los Angeles
[1992]
Music & Arts Seminar Chicago Mass Choir
Music & Arts Seminar Chicago Mass Choir
[1990]
Imagine Heaven
Imagine Heaven
[1981]
Edwin Hawkins Live With the Oakland Symphony Orchestra
Edwin Hawkins Live With the Oakland Symphony Orchestra
[1980]
Related Information for Edwin Hawkins
Edwin Reuben Hawkins (August 19, 1943 – January 15, 2018) was an American gospel musician, pianist, choir master, composer, and arranger. He was one of the originators of the urban contemporary gospel sound. He (as leader of the Edwin Hawkins Singers) was probably best known for his arrangement of "Oh Happy Day" (1968–69), which was included on the Songs of the Century list. The Edwin Hawkins Singers made a second foray into the charts exactly one year later, backing folk singer Melanie on "Lay Down (Candles in the Rain)".At the age of seven Hawkins was already the keyboardist to accompany the family's gospel choir. Together with Betty Watson, he was the co-founder of the Northern California State Yout.. read more