Bill Moss (musician)
Selma, Alabama United States
|Associated acts||The Celestials|
Bill Moss (1931 – 25 June 2007) was an American Gospel music singer.
Bill Moss & The Celestials
He moved to Detroit, Michigan and formed The Celestials with his wife Essie Moss. Bill Moss & the Celestials would perform with acts such as The Staple Singers and Mighty Clouds of Joy at venues such as the Apollo Theater in Harlem. The Celestials were one of the first gospel groups to use electric instruments. Their best known songs include "Turn It Over to Jesus", "Everything is Going to be Alright" and "The Way We Use to Have Church." 
Moss' two sons are currently involved in Gospel music: Bill Moss Jr. and James (performs as J. Moss). His sister, Mattie Moss Clark, and nieces, The Clark Sisters, are also Gospel music singers.
- AP via International Herald Tribune, "Gospel legend Bill Moss dies at 76 after bout with emphysema" June 29, 2007
- Billboard Magazine "Hall of fame honors.(In The Spirit)" November 6, 2004
- International Gospel Music Hall of Fame