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Y'Anna Crawley: Artists To Watch 2011

Y'Anna Crawley

Genre: Christian

After years singing backup for artists like Aretha Franklin and Natalie Cole, Washington, D.C., native Y'Anna Crawley won the second season of BET's gospel competition "Sunday Best." Her debut album, "The Promise," was released last August on Universal imprint Imago Dei. She has a 10-city U.S. tour planned this spring and a Christmas album later this year.

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