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Sunday, February 6, 2011

Reva Jordan - Forever O Lord... Forever Yours 1986 Lp

Reva Jordan was born in 1932. She is an obscure female singer and songwriter of gospel music. She started to release records in the late 60s. However as songwriter she started to write songs in 1977.
She released her first album called "Let him in" in 1983 on Living Water Records. In 1986 she released one more album on the same label entitled "Forever O Lord...Forever Yours". It was recorded at Denton Studio, Van Nuys,California.

Most of the musicians were unknown. Greg Broadus, Leonard Caston, Gerald Lee, Michael McCurtis, LaMarco Nesbit, and Paul Sheldon on keyboards, Gerald Brown, Rommell Trotter and Jimmy Neuble on bass, Ron Brunner on drums, Jimmy Neuble, Randy Piggee and Jerry Williams on guitars.
Most of the songs were written by herself. Produced by herself. Strings arranged by Gary Lee and Gerald Lee. Conducted by Gary Lee. Some of the background vocalists were Carl Carwell, Leonard Caston, Carolyn Caston, Reva Jordan, Jeanette Williams, Michael McCurtis, Pamela Hutchinson, Harold Turner.
My favorite song is entitled "Reach out". Composed by Reva Jordan and Gerald Lee. Date of creation in 1984.

Also you can see here below video by Reva Jordan in an appearance on gospel-vibes show of Fitz Houston.

Note: The above posted track is not played in full

# I want to mention that Rommell Trotter composer, singer and bass player was also appeared on the album "Touch" by Signs & Wonders in 1984.

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