Larry David Norman (April 8, 1947 - February 24, 2008) was an American musician, singer, songwriter, record label owner, and record producer. He was considered to be one of the pioneers of Christian rock music,Sanford, David. [http://www.christianitytoday.com/music/news/2005/larrynorman.html "Farewell, Larry Norman."] Christianity Today. June 27, 2005. Retrieved December 26, 2007. and released more than 100 albums.