Elam, Foster to headline at Cowboy Gospel Jubilee


The Cowboy Gospel Jubilee announced Crystle Elam — along with Matt Foster — will be the headliners Friday, 7 p.m. 
East Tennessee's most-loved Southern gospel singer Crystle Elam has filled many a church sanctuary with the pure sound of her voice and her worship in song.
“Crystle has been a favorite of the Cowboy Gospel Jubilee since its inception,” said Joel Moore, producer of the weekly show. “For many years, she joined the late Jim Ricketts to perform for our Jubilee audience. Memorable events for the duo at the Jubilee include a Valentine’s Day performance and many eagerly-awaited yearly Christmas shows.” 
Elam and Ricketts were awarded the 2012 Traditional Gospel Duo of the Year and Crystle won the 2012 Horizon Award Female Vocalist of the year by the North American Country Gospel Music Association on Oct. 2, 2012.
“Crystle has continued as a successful soloist after the passing of Jim and performs at numerous churches across the Southeast,” Moore said.
Matt Foster will join Crystle at the Jubilee and the concert will feature several Christmas songs.
The Cowboy Gospel Jubilee is held at the Cleveland Cowboy Church in the Dockery Heights community at 3040 Blythe Road, off Dockery Lane, between Blue Springs and Blackburn Roads. Admission is free and a love offering is taken for the headliners. 


No comments on this story | Please log in to comment by clicking here
Please log in or register to add your comment


Print subscribers have FREE access to clevelandbanner.com by registering HERE

Non-subscribers have limited monthly access to local stories, but have options to subscribe to print, web or electronic editions by clicking HERE

We are sorry but you have reached the maximum number of free local stories for this month. If you have a website account here, please click HERE to log in for continued access.

If you are a print subscriber but do not have an account here, click HERE to create a website account to gain unlimited free access.

Non-subscribers may gain access by subscribing to any of our print or electronic subscriptions HERE