Joseph Niles Barbados Gospel Singer Died at 75

Joseph Niles Barbados Gospel Singer Died at 75

JOSEPH NILES, the patriarch of gospel music in Barbados, died last night after ailing for several years.

Just a Rose Will Do - Joseph Niles and the Consolers

Known for putting his stamp on several traditional gospel songs, Niles was once the upfront man of the Consolers who served as Barbados ambassadors through the Caribbean.

Among his hits were This Train, Royal Telephone, Just A Rose Will Do, Live Your Religion, Walking Up The King’s Highway, A Little More Oil In My Lamp and De Devil Gone Mad.

He was described as a humble person who broke down several barriers with his interpretation of gospel music, sometimes found in the dancehall across the island.

Joseph Niles Documentary: Interview & Live Performances

Joseph Niles Documentary: Interview & Live Performances

Joseph Niles died at age 75

It is with great sadness that we learned of the passing of Joseph Niles, a beloved gospel singer from Barbados. Niles was 75 years old when he passed away. Niles was a prolific singer and songwriter, and his music was deeply rooted in his faith.

Niles was a kind and humble man who would be deeply missed by all who knew him. He was a popular performer in Barbados and worldwide, and his music touched the hearts of many. We send our condolences to his family and friends during this difficult time.

With heavy hearts, we announce the passing of Joseph Niles. The beloved gospel singer from Barbados left this world in September 2015. With his soulful voice and unwavering faith, Joseph touched the hearts of many and left an indelible mark on the Caribbean community and beyond.

Born on Jun 20, Jun 20, Niles discovered his passion for music at a young age and dedicated his life to spreading the message of hope and love through gospel music. He founded the Joseph Niles Foundation for the Performing Arts and the Consolers Gospel Choir, both of which became pillars of the gospel music industry in Barbados and the wider Caribbean.

Throughout his illustrious career, Joseph Niles released numerous albums resonating with worldwide audiences. His powerful vocals and heartfelt lyrics inspired generations of music lovers and earned him a reputation as one of the most influential gospel singers of his time. He performed at countless concerts, festivals, and events, always leaving audiences uplifted and touched by his soul-stirring performances.

Joseph Niles was a talented musician, devoted husband, father, and friend. His generosity, kindness, and humility endeared him to all who had the privilege of knowing him. He will be remembered for his unwavering faith, passion for music, and dedication to spreading love and hope to all who listened.

In his passing, we say farewell to a legend, a trailblazer, and a man who touched the lives of so many. Joseph Niles leaves behind a legacy that will forever live on in the hearts of those fortunate enough to have been touched by his music. May his soul rest in eternal peace, and may his memory continue to inspire us all to carry on his message of love and faith. Joseph Niles will be deeply missed, but his legacy will never be forgotten.