Biography & Ministerial Profile of:
Gospel Legend * Soloist * Preacher * Workshop Clinician * Gospel Stage Play Actress
Excellence is an understatement when it comes to the undeniable talent of God’s anointed servant Leanne Faine. She possesses a perpetual and soulful spirit equivalent to the brightness of the sunshine. This spirit of excellence is certainly demonstrated on her latest CD project entitled “Serve The Lord.”
The lyrics and music arrangements create a compelling fusion of harmonious sounds. This project is a great musical story that ends well and echoes success. This project is a must have for your gospel music collection.
Music is not foreign to Leanne, she was born with an intrinsic melodic distinctive. In fact, she celebrates a compelling music heritage. Her vocal talents can be traced back to the churches of Inkster, Michigan where the sanctuaries were filled with the flavor of traditional songs of the late, Reverend James Cleveland and Evangelist Shirley Caesar. These two legendary gospel greats were strong influences in her life.
When she was 15, she sang with the Southwestern Michigan State Choir as a lead singer under the direction of the late Dr. Mattie Moss Clark. During this time, Leanne was requested to sing background vocals on numerous occasions with the most influenced legendary gospel greats, Reverend James Cleveland and Evangelist Shirley Caesar.
She never falls short of mesmerizing and exciting her audiences with her compelling contralto vocals that resound with joy and vibrant power. The audiences merely clap their hands and pat their feet. Leanne’s music and lyrics possess a distinct quality that is spontaneous and always extraordinary. She sings with such invigorating power that without warning the window to your soul gently opens. Unquestionably, Leanne’s performances and vocal talents are an excellent demonstration of the healing power of music.
Just a glance at Leanne’s discography is simply remarkable. In 2001, her project entitled “Leanne” crowns her as one of the leading soloist in the Gospel Music Industry. However, she did not stop at that project; she did it again with the powerful live CD and DVD in “The Conqueror!” “The Conqueror” remained on the Billboard charts for an awesome 35 weeks. Leanne was nomination for a Stellar Award for this project.
Leanne coordinated and sang background on Vickie Winans’ 2006, “Woman 2 Woman” live CD & DVD recording. She recently completed a mini tour with Evelyn Turrentine-Agee. There’s still more, she recorded a live CD and DVD with Bishop Larry D. Trotter, where she is a faithful member. Leanne travels extensively across the United States performing at mega churches, conferences and workshops for the past 13 years with Dr. Bobby Jones of BET. Leanne’s new project”Serve the Lord” is a must have! Personally experience the music ministry of Gospel music legend Leanne Faine.
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