Sponsored by the Kirby Cultural Arts Complex – Fifty-four years ago, 30-ish year-old Frances Torain…
Homegoing services were held recently in Rocky Mount, NC for singer, songwriter, and musician Elder James Bellamy, Jr., who passed September 5. He was 49 years old.
Elder Bellamy led a talented camp of singers and musicians who ministered as James Bellamy and T.C. (Triumphant in Christ). Among the group’s recordings are Let Your Spirit Fill This Place EP (1999), All For Him (2002) and Triumphant – Live! (2007), each recorded with Masterpiece Christian Records.
Elder Bellamy is remembered by his family, many friends, and colleagues as a radical praiser, devout worshipper, and gifted minstrel.
Libra Nicole Boyd, PhD is a musician, award-winning author, gospel music aficionado, and the founder and editor of Gospel Music Fever™. Her commitment to journalistic integrity includes bringing you reliable gospel music content that uplifts and advances the art form. Libra is presently working on several scholarly projects about gospel music in the media as well as gospel music in social movements.