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The Blind Boys of Alabama are living legends of gospel music. Winning five GRAMMY awards and four Gospel Music awards since the year 2000 alone, they have attained the highest levels of achievement in a career that spans over 70 years!
Their most recent album featured guests Merrill Garbus of tUnE-yArDs, Bon Iver’s Justin Vernon, Patty Griffin, Shara Worden of My Brightest Diamond, Sam Amidon, & Casey Dienel of White Hinterland.
The Blind Boys have earned praise for their remarkable interpretations of everything from traditional gospel favourites to contemporary spiritual material by acclaimed songwriters such as Curtis Mayfield, Ben Harper, Eric Clapton, Prince and Tom Waits.
Their live shows are roof-raising musical events that appeal to audiences of all cultures, as evidenced by an international itinerary that has taken them around the world.