The Gospel According to New Orleans". is a collection of Iconic New Orleans musicians, commemorates their role in the evolution of the eccentric culture and music Tradition of New Orleans. All depicted in this series are musical and cultural icons who make, or live on through, their significant contributions to the uniqueness of what composes the spirit of New Orleans. They exemplify the joie de vivre that runs through all aspects of life here in all of its diversity. Allen Toussaint was a musical genius. Mr. Toussiant was a legendary songwriter, pianist, producer, and bandleader while always being elegantly dressed. He is the co-founder of New Orleans Artist Against Hunger and Homelessness. He was later inducted in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1988, the Louisiana Music of Arts Hall of Fame in 2009, and the Blues Hall of Fame in 2011. In 2013, he received the National Medal of Arts from President Barack Obama.