John Gills Exposition of the Bible Commentary

Verse 17 (1 Chronicles 15:17)

So the Levites appointed Heman the son of Joel ,.... The grandson of Samuel the prophet, 1 Chronicles 6:33 .

and of his brethren, Asaph the son of Berechiah ; a famous singer, often mentioned in the Psalms, 1 Chronicles 6:39 .

and of the sons of Merari their brethren, Ethan the son of Kushaiah ; the same with the son of Kishi, 1 Chronicles 6:44 , these were the chief of the singers.

- John Gills Exposition of the Bible Commentary