Atlanta gospel artist Kevin Lemons dead, reps confirm

Atlanta gospel artist Kevin Lemons has died, his reps confirm.

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According to Lemons’ website Lemons was born and raised in Atlanta and began gospel singing in 1996 and created a small gospel group, known as Kevin Lemons & Higher Calling.

The website states, Kevin Lemons and the group released their first CD “Destined for Greatness” independently, followed up ny a sophomore album, “The Declaration” which peaked at number 10 on Billboard’s Gospel Charts.

Lemons & Higher Calling had recently signed to fellow gospel artist, Hezekiah Walker’s record label.

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In a statement from the family has been posted on Lemons’ Instagram.

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“It is with great sadness that we announce the transition of our Founder - Kevin Lemons. Please keep his wife Tiunna, Family and Higher Calling lifted in prayer as we all process this sudden loss. Thank you all for the outpouring of love already shown. We are so appreciative and grateful for each of you!”

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