The rich history of The Classic Imperials is found in their members, Armond Morales, Paul Smith, and Dave Will, who pioneered for decades in the Christian Music Industry. Armond, Paul, and Dave, were too busy to get caught up in the accolades, and are only now aware of the historical value the achievements hold.
Joined by Rick Evans (lead/tenor and general manager) whose resume includes some of the nation’s most recognized Christian platforms (Dennis Agajanian Band, Greg Laurie and The Harvest Crusades, Billy Graham Organization, Promise Keepers, and Franklin Graham Festivals) unites with these patriarchs as The Classic Imperials. We can only expect a continued track of excellence as they launch this group to reach the next generation.
The Classic Imperials are proud of the history of their members. Their combined achievements of this group are still unprecedented in Christian Music. The following list contains a few of the landmarks they will be remembered for:
There have been many members of The Imperials over the years. It would be difficult to name them all, if we included all the singers, musicians, crews, and office personal. Each person listed (or not listed) has made a contribution to the longevity and continued success of this group. We wish them all well and trust that their lives and ministries have continued to flourish. Here are just a few of the names that have traveled through the Imperials organization: