Rev. Charlie Brown was born in Cordell Ga. He is a member of Emanuel Tabernacle in Atlanta Ga., and a member of Horaios Ministries.

Charlie Brown started with Robert Blair and The Fantastic Violinaires in Detroit Michigan.  At the time, he was singing with the legendry Pilgrim Jubilees. He officially joined The Fantastic Violinaires in 1969 while they were doing a concert in Chicago, Illinois.

After becoming a member, he gave the group their first song to record, entitled Separation Line.  Rev. Charlie Brown is presently the lead singer, and the uniform coordinator for The Fantastic Violinaires.

On April 22, 2008, Mel Tone Records sponsored a tribute to Charlie Brown for his work in the music industry.  He was inducted into The Gospel Music Hall of Fame.  Representatives came from Chicago and Cleveland, Ohio for the presentation of The Pioneer Legend Award.  Many gospel singers that he assisted on his journey through Gospel Music were present, such as Rev. Thomas Spann of The Brooklyn Allstars, Evelyn Turnetine Agee and many others.



The Fantastic Violinaires