b. California, USA. Blind from delivery but still an enthusiastic baseball participant and painter, Ayala spent a long time as an aspiring musician in his house bottom of Whittier, California. By 1969, nevertheless, he had made a decision to make use of those abilities in the provider of his regional ministry being a gospel vocalist and community head. He began executing on the Sodium Company, an area coffee-house where teenagers looking for assistance would congregate. Ayala’s music reflected his contacting towards such teenagers – providing moral information on issues such as for example relationships and family members breakdowns, while also staying profoundly devotional. Although he hasn’t made a significant effect on mainstream gospel music, despite two exceptional albums for Myrrh in the 70s, he continues to be an archetypal behind-the-scenes amount of gospel, his priority getting the well-being of his community.