Kim Burrell

Born Aug 26, 1972

Kimberly Burrell is an American gospel singer from Houston, Texas. She calls her musical style jazz gospel. Though she is comparatively new to the gospel music industry, having only performed since 1989, she has quickly become one of the most influential voices in the genre, often said to be "this generation's Ella Fitzgerald". In 2010, she founded The Love & Liberty Fellowship Church, where she serves as Pastor.… Read More

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1972 Birth Born on August 26, 1972.


1995 22 Years Old Her first independent album, Try Me Again, was released on the Texas-based boutique label Pearl Records in 1995. … Read More
2000 27 Years Old Quickly becoming known as a virtuoso vocalist and pianist, it seemed only logical to produce a live album, which Burrell recorded in November 2000 at the annual COGIC Convention in Memphis, Tennessee. … Read More
2002 29 Years Old Though her then-label Tommy Boy Gospel closed shortly after the release of Live In Concert, by 2002, she had already signed a recording contract with Elektra Records who had newly considerable success in the gospel market with signing Yolanda Adams and Karen Clark Sheard. … Read More


2004 31 Years Old …  In 2004, Burrell made an unlikely guest turn along with Kelly Price on R. … Read More
2009 36 Years Old Burrell released her first studio album in 11 years, entitled No Ways Tired on April 7, 2009 through Shanachie Records. … Read More
2011 38 Years Old On May 17, 2011, her highly anticipated The Love Album was released on Shanachie Records. … Read More
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