The Gospel Man- Rance Allen
A Bishop, a Gospel musician, and a minister-Rance Allen was a religious American artist. He founded the Rance Allen Group for which he got a lot of appreciation. However, he passed away in 2020. His Instagram account has 31k followers.
Born on November 19, 1948, in Michigan, Allen had the position of senior pastor in the New Bethel Church of God in Ohio. The church was built in 1985 and since then he had been the pastor there. Allen was well known for his amazing vocal range. He had an energetic voice which used to influence the audience a lot. He became famous for having created his group in 1969 in Detroit where he was the lead vocalist.
Gradually, in 2011, Allen was promoted and made the Bishop in the same church in Ohio. He was of mixed ancestry- African American, Afro-Caribbean, and Afro-Latino American.
Allen’s voice was God’s gift. He was a born musician. He and his group had performed in various parts of the country. One of his famous performances was for Barack Obama, the then US President, at the White House.
|Birth Name||Rance Allen|
|Born||November 19, 1948 (died October 31, 2020)|
|Profession||Bishop, Gospel musician, Minister|
|Height||5ft 9 in (1.77 m)|
|Weight||110 kg or 242 lbs|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
|High School||Not Known|
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What is the success story of Rance Allen?
- Allen had a simple philosophy of life, whatever he felt he used to do but always for the glory of God. He had an interest in religion from the very beginning. He started preaching when he was 5 and when he reached his teenage, he had started to preach the whole of Michigan, Pennsylvania, and Ohio. In 1978, he was made an Elder by the Bishop and he served as the associate pastor in the church in Michigan.
- In 1985, the New Bethel Church was founded where Allen was made the Bishop and he served there till he was alive. He was a gifted Gospel singer and a musician. He formed a group called The Rance Allen Group with his two brothers-Thomas and Steve Allen. The motive of the group was to show the world a different and contemporary Gospel sound.
- Allen played piano, guitar, wrote songs and sang with an amazing voice that influenced people. The group was called the Best Religious Group of the time and they even performed in the White House. They had been nominated for the Grammy Awards as well.
What is the physical appearance of Rance Allen?
- Rance Allen was a 5ft 9 inches tall man with grey hair and a little beard. He weighed 110 kg and the rumors are that he later had started following a healthy diet to stay fit.
- Allen had dark brown eyes and visibly no tattoos on his body.
What is the relationship status of Rance Allen?
Rance Allen got married to Ellen Marie Allen in 1970. They do not have any children.
What is the net worth of Rance Allen?
The net worth of Allen was $1-5 million. His primary source of income came from his gospel and bishop services, where he contributed as a musician as well. He created the Rance Allen group and as long as he lived, he was the leader of the group. The group performed on various occasions all across the United States.
- Rance Allen started to preach at the age of 5.
- Allen had become an associate pastor and a bishop in a very short time.
- He created a group called The Rance Allen Group with his two brothers.
- The group performed in a lot of places and was nominated for the Best Contemporary Soul Gospel Album.
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