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Del Delker

Del Delker American musician

American musician
Del Delker
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Intro American musician
Is Singer
From United States of America
Type Music
Gender female
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Del Delker (1924 - ) is an American contralto sacred music female vocalist who has sung on the Voice of Prophecy radio ministry since 1947.
She was born Ardella V. Delker in 1924. After listening to The Quiet Hour in 1947, she joined the Seventh-Day Adventist church, the same year she joined Voice of Prophecy.
Delker has recorded over forty albums for Chapel Records since the early 1950s. Among the songs she is best known for are "The Love of God", "Ten Thousand Angels", and "The Night Watch". In addition to her scores of recordings in English, she has also recorded several gospel albums in Spanish and Portuguese, as well as religious music for children.
Delker has toured the world with Voice of Prophecy revivals and performed in many nations, often singing Christian hymns in the native languages.
She was a good friend of composer Hugh Martin who at one point worked as her piano accompanist and later penned a new version of his Christmas classic Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas entitled "Have Yourself A Blessed Little Christmas" which Delker recorded in 1999. In 2002, she released her autobiography "Del Delker: Her Story" cowritten by Ken Wade and published by Pacific Press.

Selected discography

Year Album
c. 1951 Del Delker
c. 1952 Del Delker Sings
c. 1953 The La Sierra University Album
c. 1954 Del Delker and Bob Seamount
c. 1954 Del Delker and the King's Heralds
c. 1955 Del Delker Sings in The Temple Trio
c. 1956 It Took a Miracle
c. 1960 God Understands
c. 1961 Day By Day
c. 1962 Our Prayer
c. 1963 The Love of God
c. 1963 The Lord's Prayer
c. 1964 It Took a Miracle (different album than 1956)
c. 1965 Ten Thousand Angels
c. 1966 What Will it Be to See Jesus
c. 1967 My God is a Real God
c. 1968 Joyful
c. 1969 The Night Watch
c. 1969 Del Delker Sings
c. 1970 He Touched Me
c. 1970 He Touched Me (Spanish-language version of album)
1976 Come on Down
1977 Quiet Time with Del
1979 Reflections
c. 1980 All About Love
c. 1981 Songs for Happy Children
c. 1981 On His Mind
c. 1983 Worship Time: Hymns and Classics
c. 1985 Most Requested Songs
c. 1987 Being Me (Songs for Children)
c. 1990 His Love
c. 1993 Heaven on My Mind
c. 1995 Forever Grateful
c. 1997 40th Anniversary Album
c. 1999 There's No One Quite Like You
2001 Have Yourself A Blessed Christmas

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