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Music industry veteran Stephania Andry-Wilkinson launches Red Alliance Media (RAM), a new label services hub for independent Gospel artists. Wilkinson, a seasoned music executive with over 20 years of experience in the Gospel and Christian genres, has played a key role in the marketing and promotion of GRAMMY®, Dove and Stellar Award-winning artists.
Multiple-award-winner, and top-selling artist Tasha Cobbs Leonard earns her second Billboard Number 1 album with Heart. Passion. Pursuit. Since its release on August 25, 2017 by Motown Gospel, the Grammy® Award winner’s third album has also generated a historic 2 million streams in one week, dominating streaming and online platforms, and continuing last year’s distinction as Billboard’s Most Streamed Artist in gospel music.
New Light Church and SoundEFX Media Announce Hurricane Harvey Gospel Relief Concert to Help Thousands of Houston Families in Need
Wow!! @chancetherapper incredible #Grammys performance and arrangement! You took ‘How Great is Our God’ to a new level! — Chris Tomlin (@christomlin) February 13, 2017 How Great is our God…
Reba McEntire has never been one to “rest on her laurels” (Associated Press) and continues to prove that her strong work ethic couples well with passion as she prepares to release SING IT NOW: SONGS OF FAITH & HOPE on February 3, 2017 jointly through Nash Icon Records and Capitol Christian Music Group. The double-disc project highlights traditional hymns of “faith” throughout the first 10 songs while more contemporary tracks of “hope” round out the back half. The GMA had the privilege of asking Reba some personal questions as she prepares for the release of her album.
Central City Productions announced today the nominees in 26 categories for the 2017 Stellar Awards. Hailed as an “epic night in gospel music,” this year’s Stellar Awards will return to the Las Vegas Orleans Arena on Saturday, March 25, 2017. The telecast will premiere on TV One Sunday, April 9 at 7 p.m. ET with encores at 9 p.m. and 11 p.m. ET. In addition, the Stellar Awards will air in national broadcast syndication on 170 stations in over 150 markets around the country from April 14 – May 7, 2017.
Singer Joe Ligon, the dynamic frontman of the Grammy-winning gospel group Mighty Clouds of Joy, has died. He was 80. His manager, Isaac Lindsey, said Monday that Ligon died on Sunday in Georgia. Ligon’s death also was confirmed by his former booking agent Ricky DeRae.
On Friday, February 3, 2017, the NFL Sanctioned Super Bowl Gospel Celebration (SBGC) will kick-off Super Bowl LI with its 18th Annual star-studded music jubilation at Lakewood Church in Houston, Texas. The annual event joins together key NFL Players, top Gospel/Contemporary Christian and mainstream GRAMMY® Award-winning artists and special guests all on one stage to bring audiences an evening of uplifting music and inspirational messages. Tickets are available for purchase through Ticket Master and Ticket Servant.
Known as one of the most talented & respected mass choirs in the country, The Tennessee Mass Choir makes their first national introduction to the gospel music scene with their highly-anticipated debut single, “The Greatest of All Time.” Already making a splash with sales on iTunes, Google Play, & other digital music retailers, supporters & fans worldwide have eagerly embraced the simple, yet powerful message within the choir’s lead single.
The GRAMMY® Award-winning Gaither Vocal Band is scheduled to release an all-new studio recording entitled Better Together (Gaither Music Group) on August 26th.
Top Christian Artist: Casting Crowns Lauren Daigle Hillsong United — WINNER MercyMe Chris Tomlin Top Gospel Artist: Anthony Brown and group therAPy Tasha Cobbs Kirk Franklin — WINNER Travis Greene Marvin Sapp Top Christian…
The Most-Awarded Female Vocalist in Gospel Music History and Christian Music Icon Sandi Patty is announcing the fall dates of her Forever Grateful: The Farewell Tour. After high demand for tickets led to consistently sold-out shows across the country on the spring leg of the tour, 28 more shows are continuing the run of the historic final tour, which picks back up in September in Knoxville, Tenn. Celebrating her latest album, Forever Grateful, and her extraordinary 30+ year career, the tour is sponsored by World Vision with a lineup of special guests including Veritas and members of Sandi’s family. Tickets for the Forever Grateful Fall Tour go on sale to the public Monday, May 23, 2016.
Al Green formed his first gospel group at the age of nine in Forest City, Ark., and has been singing the gospel ever since. The Green Brothers toured throughout the South in the mid-1950s before the family relocated to Grand Rapids, Mich. There, Green began singing soul music on his own, incorporating gospel and his signature wild moans and wails.
Pictured Left: Kirk Franklin, photo credit Alexandra Wyman/WireImage.com; Pictured Right: Yolanda Adams, photo credit John Shearer/WireImage.com The world celebrated the 58th Grammy Awards yesterday and several of our artists were…
Singing in church since the age of four, Chicago-born Albertina Walker had already been a member of a number of choirs and touring gospel groups by the time she organized her own group in 1951 at the age of 22.
The incomparable Fanny Crosby’s gift to the Church shines anew in Blessed Assurance: The New Hymns Of Fanny Crosby releasing globally Oct. 9 from Integrity Music. The project features unfinished and never-before-published Crosby hymns respectfully crafted with help from Paul Baloche, Michael Farren, All Sons & Daughters, Jon Egan (New Life, Desperation Band), Bart Millard (MercyMe), Stu G (Delirious?, One Sonic Society), Michael W. Smith, Matt Redman, Krissy Nordhoff (“Your Great Name”), Greg Sykes, Dustin Smith and more.