Blind Boys of Alabama

Blind Boys of Alabama
4 April 2024
THURSDAY
8 p.m.
The Blind Boys of Alabama
Title: The Soul-Stirring Chronicles of The Blind Boys of Alabama

Enveloping audiences in a harmonious blend of gospel, blues, and soul for over seven decades, The Blind Boys of Alabama represent an iconic pillar in the annals of American music history. Revered for their mesmerizing vocal dynamics, the group's journey through the rhythms and rhymes of the music industry merits their reputation as leading ambassadors of traditional religious gospel.

Born amidst the racial segregation and economic adversities of the early 20th century, The Blind Boys of Alabama are a testimony to resilience, faith, and an unyielding devotion to music. The group was first formed in 1939 at the Alabama Institute for the Negro Blind in Talladega, Alabama. The original members included Clarence Fountain, George Scott, Curtis Foster, Olice Thomas, and Velma Bozman Traylor.


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