R.I.P. Gospel Quartet Singer Charles Johnson

Rev. Joe Williams informed the Journal of Gospel Music yesterday of the passing of Charles Johnson.

Johnson was a gospel quartet singer and recording artist who worked with the Sensational Nightingales and Gospel Consolators, and fronted his own group, Charles Johnson & the Revivers. Johnson died of a massive heart attack in Durham, North Carolina.

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About Bob Marovich

Bob Marovich is a gospel music historian, author, and radio host. Founder of Journal of Gospel Music blog (formally The Black Gospel Blog) and producer of the Gospel Memories Radio Show.

2 comments

  1. RIP Mr. Johnson. Your music and showmanship inspired me. Loved your voice! Jack Brown – The Gospel Trumpet.

  2. Charles Johnson and the Revivers were one of the greatest Southern Gospel groups in my life .Still love listening too their music.Started watching them when they got together .Would love too know what yr. They quit singing .

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