Pattie Howard Bio
Pattie Howard" RCA
Written and Produced By Pattie Howard
Additional Writers: Judy Gossett
The Vision - Light Records
Written and Produced by Pattie Howard
Co-produced by Keith Crouch
Additional Writers: Geary Lanier, Allen Glass, Reba Rambo, Judy Gossett.
Pattie Howard was born in Cleveland Ohio, began studying violin at age 7, wrote her ﬁrst composi-
tion winning ﬁrst place in the Cleveland public school classical competition citywide in her second
year. Pattie recorded her ﬁrst song at age 13 as lead singer in the gospel group "All God's Chil-
dren" and began singing professionally at age 17, traveling world wide with various artist.
"I actually began writing out of my fascination with the Fairlight and DX7. The technology behind
FM synthesis and sound design based on algorithms and sampling caught my attention and in-
spired me to create my own style of music. My ﬁrst album on RCA is the product of this fascination
and began my career as a producer".
She then went on to write, arrange and produce her second CD on Light Records "The Vision",
after coming to the attention of Ralph Carmichael, then president of this legendary label that was
home to gospel greats Andrae Crouch, The Winans, Commissioned, Kurt Carr Singers, Walter
Hawkins, Edwin Hawkins, and many others.
Her most recent production and release is "Piano Lady" by Ruth Ann Galatas, a classical pianist on
Warner/Rimsky label. Pattie Howard AKA Patience is a skillful and well rounded Artist, Producer,
A seasoned performer, she has worked with major artists world wide and is the familiar face seen
as a supporting vocalist with legendary singers, Whitney Houston, Michael Jackson, Gladys Knight,
Andrae Crouch, and various mainstream artist. (see Discography for a more detailed list)
Television and Film - Including but not limited to S.C.R.U.B.S., A Time To Kill, St Elmo's Fire,
Back On The Block, In Living Color, Mississippi Burning, The Color Purple, Jay Leno, VH1 Diva's,
Soul Train Ladies Of Soul, The Preacher's Wife Soundtrack, HBO Whitney Houston in South Africa,
HBO Whitney Houston Constitution Hall, "Amen" theme song, "Venus" commercial (vocals), M & M
(commercial), Who's the Boss, Diana Ross Specials.
Artist Credits - Michael Jackson, Madonna, Stevie Wonder, Whitney Houston, Quincy Jones,
Patty LaBelle, Luther Vandross, Diana Ross, Snoop Dog, Gladys Knight, Andre Crouch, Luther
Vandross, Sy Smith, Queen Latifah, Mary J Blige, Faith Evans, Isreal and New Breed, BeBe Wi-
nans, Brandy, Lelah Hathaway, Kelly Price, Annie Lennox, Sandra Crouch, Gerald Albright, Ruth
Ann Galatas ... to long to list them all. An accomplished Singer, Producer, songwriter, arranger,
Digital skills in music hardware and software:
Mac G4, Mac Pro, Apple and Windows software proﬁcient
Nippy Inc - Whitney Houston
Vicki Mac Lataillade - President Gospocentric Records
Vernice Watson - Vice Pres. Gospocentric - Owner: Prestige Management
Rickey Minor - Music Director - Minor Productions
Sands Entertainment - Rick Sands - Manager
Paul Farberman - Attorney
Pastor Andrae Crouch
Pastor Sandra Crouch
Dottie Rambo - Songwriter - I Go To The Rock for Whitney Houston - Various Artist
Keith Crouch - Producer
Kenneth Crouch - Producer
Tonex - Artist/Producer
Laurie Montgomery - President MDI Distribution
Like A Prayer
Back On The Block
"The Vision" CD
on Light Records -
RMMI Records -
Dr. Ed Montgomery and Ab Life Choir
I Still Believe
"Have A Talk With Jesus"
"Face To Face"
"I Still Believe"
Ruth Ann Galatas
A More Gentle Time
Ruth Ann Galatas