Some popular gospel songs by Lee Williams & The Spiritual QC's include "I've Learned to Lean," a song from the group's first album which experienced record-setting sales, and "Jesus Rose," "He's Coming," "You Didn't Have To" and "Let's Get Down." All of these songs are available on the group's "The Collection" CD, which was released in 2009 and contains their greatest hits. The group has released 12 albums, as of 2015, and their songs appear on seven other compilation albums with other artists.Continue Reading
Some other popular songs from Lee Williams & The Spiritual QC's include "Running for My Life," "In the Midnight Hour" and "He's Keeping Me Alive," all of which are on the group's 1998 album "Love Will Go All the Way." Others include the title track to their "Living on the Lord's Side" album, which was released in 2011 and includes "Lord I Thank You," "Good Time," "I Can't Give Up," "Wave My Hand" and "Traveling On."
The group formed in 1968, but did not release a recording until the 1990s. It is composed of lead singer Lee Williams, background vocalist and guitarist Al Hollis, second lead vocalist Leonard Shumpert, background singer Patrick Hollis and bassist Tommie Harris. The group has won several awards, including the Gospel Music Excellence Awards Traditional Quartet of the Year. The group was nominated for Soul Train Music Awards' Best Gospel Album.Learn more about Art & Literature