While he was growing up in rural Alexandria, Indiana, Bill Gaither aspired to become a gospel singer. But when he began teaching high school English after graduating from college, his dream was put on hold---temporarily. It's More Than the Music reveals the triumphs and tragedies of Gaither's life, and traces God's blessings throughout his phenomenally successful career as a songwriter and performer. Co-written by Ken Abraham. 304 pages, softcover, Warner Faith.
Gospel music's most successful composer shares the amazing story of his life, revealing triumphs and tragedies from which everyone can learn.
Bill Gaither is the most successful and most honored artist in the history of contemporary Christian music. In more than 30 years as a composer, songwriter and producer, Bill Gaither has received four Grammys, 20 Dove awards and the first Gold Record ever awarded an inspirational album. His creativity has resulted in such standards as "Because He Lives", "He Touched Me", "Something Beautiful", and "The King Is Coming". Gaither was inducted into the Gospel Music Association Hall of Fame in 1982, and was recently honored as Christian songwriter of the Century by ASCAP.
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