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Through years of performing with The Sunset Jubilaires, The Red Budd Gospel Choir and the popular Barnes Family aggregation, Luther Barnes, in his own quiet, unassuming manner, has become one of Gospel music's premier male vocalists.Read More...
He is a graduate of St. Augustine's College in Raleigh, North Carolina. There Luther evolved into a truly remarkable soloist, pianist, vocal arranger and songwriter. While in college he formed a gospel group of his own known as "The Peace and Harmony Singers" : this group was chosen to travel and represent the College at various occasions.
Armed with a B.A. degree in Music Education, Luther was ready to establish his mark on the world. He taught music at his former high school in Rocky Mount, North Carolina and elementary and junior high schools in Nash/Edgecombe County, North Carolina. Combining his love for teaching, love for music and his dedication to the gospel music industry, he provided piano and voice lessons to an extensive list of private clients and church choirs.
Luther has gone on to showcase his talents in composing, arranging and performing to the gospel music community by writing for other artist, performing with The Sunset Jubilaires and The Red Budd Gospel Choir. He has added other dimensions to his vast repertoire by performing in Off-Broadway plays and producing an Annual North Carolina Fall Classic which takes place the first week in October in Rocky Mount, North Carolina.
Luther Barnes knows the power of music, and the anointing that comes from God. He is a visionary who holds up the triumphant heritage of Gospel music. Luther Barnes was ordained as a Reverend on July 7, 2007 at Greater Saint Paul Holy Church in Maple Hill, NC.
Top SongsTotal plays on Last.fm over the last 6 months
- Half A Man - 3,377 plays
- If You Wait On The Lord - 1,330 plays
- LyricsWe're all gathered here, in your presence Lord With our arms open wide With lifted hands and with open hearts We welcome You to adide.
Chorus Oh Lord we need Your spirit
Your holy spirit right now
Oh Lord give us your spirit right now.
- Can't Nobody Do Me Like Jesus - 961 plays
- LyricsYou woke me up this morning, started me on my way
You gave me strength to make, to make it through another day
You gave me eyes to see, you gave a tongue to talk
I want to thank you Jesus, forgiving me legs to walk
I can move around, I can wave my hands (I can wave my hands)
- I'm Still Holding On (feat. Rev. F.C. Barnes & Rev. Janice Brown) - 236 plays
- Come Fly With Me - 281 plays
- So Satisfied - 235 plays
- My God Can Do Anything - 241 plays
- Still Missing You - 81 plays