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O'Landa Draper
Birth: Sep. 29, 1963
Memphis
Shelby County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Jul. 21, 1998
Nashville
Davidson County
Tennessee, USA

Gospel Singer. Considered one of the top gospel performers of the 1990s. After graduating from the Overton High School for the Performing Arts in Memphis, Tennessee he attended the University of Memphis. While there he served as student director of the Memphis State Gospel Choir from 1983 to 1985. In 1986 Draper organized his own gospel choir, "O'Landa Draper and The Associates." Over the course of his short career he was nominated for five Grammys and received the award posthumously for his last album, "Reflections", in 1999. He died at 34 of renal failure. (bio by: Kim Inboden) 
 
Burial:
Memorial Park Cemetery
Memphis
Shelby County
Tennessee, USA
Plot: Highland
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Kim Inboden
Record added: Jun 01, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 11074520
O'Landa Draper
Added by: Kim Inboden
 
O'Landa Draper
Added by: Kim Inboden
 
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