Organized in late February 2010 by Stellar and Grammy nominee, Joe Leavell, the ministry of 1 Purpose is fresh, exciting and invigorating. Louisville has always been home to some of the most anointed vocalists in the nation and God has certainly shown this group favor.
The choir has been built upon a strong history of musical excellence, allowing Minister Joe Leavell w/1 Purpose to quickly evolve into one of the most advanced, influential and dynamic music ministries in the region.
Based in Louisville, KY, the choir has become well known throughout the city and the state for its captivating demonstration of exuberance in their live performances. The choir boasts a diverse repertoire of both accompanied and accapella renditions of various genres of gospel music.
Since inception, in 2010, Minister Joe Leavell w/1 Purpose has been blessed and honored to share in music ministry with many gospel artists, including: Crystal Rucker, Patrick Lundy, San Franklin, James Fortune & FIYA, Kevin Lemons & Higher Calling.