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“Father of Christian rock” dies

Larry Norman left a large footprint before he eventually became estranged from the Christian music industry.

Christian music legend Larry Norman died Sunday of heart failure, according to his brother Charles Norman. He was 60.

Norman, a blonde, long-haired rocker who is often called the father of Christian rock music, was a giant in the Christian music industry, Chris Willman, senior music writer for Entertainment Weekly told Christianity Today.

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