For many, this is not a familiar name, but if you remember the early contemporary Christian music of the late '60s and '70s, then you know who Larry was. Please check out Michael Spencer's post on Larry's ministry and passing at http://www.internetmonk.com/archive/larry-norman-tribute#comment-203992
Here is one of his songs from YouTube:
Now playing: The Outlaw/music by Larry Norman
Before there was the big industry of CCM, there was Larry.