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James W. Alexander

b. Adam W. Alexander, 1925, USA. Performing in cathedral from early youth, Alexander tried various other careers before getting wholly involved with music. These alternative activities included playing semi-pro football in the then-segregated Negro Group. In 1945, Alexander became a member of the Pilgrim Travelers gospel group. Currently dynamic and …

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Pilgrim Travelers

The Area of expertise label’s most prolific gospel act, the Pilgrim Travelers were being among the most successful and influential sets of gospel’s golden era; famed because of their distinctive “strolling rhythm” audio, they also gained renown because of their riotous live shows and breathless showmanship. The Pilgrim Travelers had …

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