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David Edwards

Jan 01, 2005
Jan 01, 2001
Jan 01, 1985
Jan 01, 1983
Jan 01, 1981

David Edwards is listed in the credits for the following albums:

Year Artist Album Role
1981 David Edwards David Edwards Songwriter, Arrangements, Acoustic Guitar, Percussion, Vocals
1984 Randy Stonehill Celebrate This Heartbeat Background Vocals
1985 Steve Taylor Trans-Atlantic Remixes Songwriter
1986 Steve Taylor Limelight Songwriter
1989 Randy Stonehill Return to Paradise Songwriter
1990 Randy Stonehill Until We Have Wings Songwriter
1998 Randy Stonehill Thirst Songwriter
2004 Randy Stonehill Touchstone Songwriter

David Edwards


David Edwards was one of Christian music's first new-wave artists. Unfortunately, Edwards was a bit too counter-cultural for the industry to market successfully with strong pop sensibilities and roots in Christain music that go back to the early Jesus movement revival. He would come to be best remembered for pioneering a style that was subsequently developed by the likes of Steve Taylor and Sheila Walsh.

Edwards was born in Belleville, Illinois, and brought up in Southern California. He was raised in a Christian home, the son of a Nazarene music pastor. He studied graphic arts and music theory at Pasadena Community College. In 1973, he became the bass player for the J.C. Power Outlet. He left the group in 1975 to pursue a solo career, signing a contract with Larry Norman's Solid Rock records.

Created by: Yianni D on 26-July-2010 - Last Edited by siremidor on 24-July-2021