Los Angeles, CA (September, 2016) — DREAM is proud to partner with G. Favored Entertainment Group to release the debut project of Riverside SDA Church, The Riverside Project: Music & Devotion. Located in Nashville, TN, Riverside Seventh-day Adventist (SDA) Church proves to be a true model of music ministry at its finest. Blessed with some of the most preeminent and award winning musicians and vocalists in the city, Riverside has earned a reputation for excellence and musical proficiency in various faith-based music styles which include traditional, contemporary, praise & worship, classical, spirituals and anthems. Congregants often leave captivated, invigorated, revived, and empowered as a result of the worship arts ministry of Riverside SDA Church.
The Riverside Project: Music & Devotion is an eclectic 2-disc offering that captures the outstanding music ministry and the life-changing spoken-word ministry of Riverside SDA Church. Disc 1 brings 13 powerful praise and worship tracks that are sure to be added to the music repertoire of churches everywhere. Disc 2 serves as a companion piece to Disc 1 and features impactful spoken-word devotionals by members of Riverside’s ministerial staff.
Riverside’s new album features many of their premier vocalists including Joey Kibble, of the multi- GRAMMY™ Award winning group TAKE 6, Stellar Gospel Music Award nominated artist Terrell Hunt, First Lady Jennifer Fordham, Karima Kibble of the acclaimed Gospel trio VIRTUE, and others. The project also includes special guests and friends of Riverside SDA Church, such as chart-topping Gospel artist Earnest Pugh, Michelle Prather of the Kurt Carr Singers, and BET’s Sunday Best Season 2 finalist, Maurice Griffin, among others. Production is spear-headed by Riverside’s own Grammy and Dove award nominated producer Roger Ryan (Cece Winans, Whitney Houston, Kim Burrell, Michael W. Smith, Yolanda Adams) along with extraordinary up-and-coming producers Chad Hammonds and Melvin “Maestro” Lightford.
“A few years ago we were convicted that God wanted us to capture the amazing music ministry that we enjoy at Riverside week after week, and provide it as an evangelistic offering to our broader community. We are thrilled to announce the official release of our debut project, The Riverside Project: Music & Devotion” — Furman F. Fordham II – Senior Pastor, Riverside SDA Church
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The Riverside Project: Music & Devotion Track listing:
1.Praise the Lord
2. Declare Your Name
3. In the Presence
5. I Love to Love You
6. We Lift You Higher
7. Be Still
8. You Are Great
9. I Am Clean
10. Sacrifice of Praise – Intro
11. Sacrifice of Praise
12. Psalm 63
13. You Are
1.Praise the Lord – Devotional (feat. Pastor Furman F. Fordham II)
2. Declare Your Name – Devotional (feat. Minister Greg Fontus)
3. In the Presence – Devotional (feat. Pastor Alicia Jones)
4. Desperate – Devotional (feat. Pastor Michael Polite)
5. I Love to Love You – Devotional (feat. Pastor Chris Marshall)
6. We Lift You Higher – Devotional (feat. Minister Edward Williams III)
7. Be Still – Devotional (feat. First Lady Jennifer Fordham)
8. You Are Great – Devotional (feat. Pastor Lola Moore
9. I Am Clean – Devotional (feat. Pastor Chris Marshall)
10. Sacrifice of Praise – Devotional (feat. Pastor Travis Claybrooks)
11. Psalm 63 (feat. Pastor Augustus O’Giste)
12. You Are – Devotional (feat. Pastor Alicia Jones)
Located in Nashville, TN, Riverside SDA Church is a member church of the Seventh-day Adventist denomination, a worldwide family of Christian believers with over 18 million members and a presence in 208 countries. The mission of Riverside SDA Church is to help people encounter God’s presence and experience God’s power, moving them to first KNOW God, then GROW in God, and to SOW God’s love.
ABOUT G.FAVORED ENTERTAINMENT GROUP:
G.Favored Entertainment Group was founded in 2015 by emerging industry executive Glyne Griffith. Possessing a background of both creative and business savvy that encompasses proficiency in music performance, worship studies, songwriting, marketing, product management, artist management, and performing rights, G.Favored Entertainment Group strives to effectively utilize entertainment as a means to encourage, inspire and empower the world.
ABOUT DREAM GOSPEL:
DREAM was founded in 2008 to provide artists with a genuine approach to how real artist development should be done. By allowing for a partnership as a business model, DREAM artists empower themselves to develop and carry out a real vision for their lives as they affect other people’s lives with their music and message. Incorporating social media, press, radio and touring, DREAM is helping its artists grow together as a family.
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