'Queen of Gospel' Albertina Walker dies at age 81

FILE-In this Nov. 27, 2001 file photo taken in Franklin, Tenn., gospel legend Albertina Walker is shown at a reception before her induction into the Gospel Music Hall of Fame. Walker, 81, a Grammy-winning singer known as the "Queen of Gospel", died Friday Oct. 8, 2010 of respiratory failure, at RML Specialty Hospital in Chicago. (AP Photo/Neil Brake, File)

October 8, 2010 12:10:51 PM PDT
Grammy-winning singer Albertina Walker, who was known as the "Queen of Gospel," has died at age 81.

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