Is O Landa Draper still alive?
O’Landa Draper/Living or Deceased
How old is Olanda Draper?
34 years (1963–1998)
O’Landa Draper/Age at death
O’Landa Draper, 34, the gospel artist and five-time Grammy nominee whose demonstrative choir directing was imitated by others, died of kidney failure July 21 at a Nashville hospital.
What happened Orlando Draper?
(AP) _ Gospel singer O’Landa Draper, a five-time Grammy nominee whose demonstrative style as the director of a choir was imitated by others, died Tuesday. He was 34. Draper died of kidney failure at Metro Nashville General Hospital. He was stricken suddenly, said his publicist, Erma Byrd in Los Angeles.
How old was O’Landa Draper when he died?
O’Landa Draper Dies at 34. He was 34. Draper, who had come to Nashville to perform at the annual Bobby Jones Explosion July 10 – 11, died of a short-term illness of kidney failure at Metro Nashville General Hospital — two days after he was admitted on Sunday.
Where did O’Landa Draper live in Memphis?
Draper, who lived in Memphis, Tenn., was known for his energetic and talented choir directing as head of the 60-voice choir, The Associates. Gospel artist Ronald Winans described him as “unique, energetic and vibrant.
Who are some gospel artists that tribute to O’Landa Draper?
Gospel Artist Earnest Pugh also paid tribute to Draper in his 2013 album, The W.I.N. (Worship in Nassau) Experience. The 13 minute medley featured other Gospel Artists such as Shirley Caesar, LeJuene Thompson, Vincent Tharpe and Kenosis and Angel Bigelow-Davis.
Where was O’Landa Draper’s Memorial Service held?
The memorial services for O’Landa Draper, will be held on Friday, July 24, at Central Baptist Church, 6655 Winchester Road, Memphis, Tenn. (at the corner of Winchester and Kirby). In lieu of flowers, send all contributions to: