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CELEBRATION OF LIFE” TRIBUTE TO EDWIN HAWKINS Takes Place February 6-7, 2018 At Harbor Light Church, Fremont, CA

Edwin Hawkins

Some of the biggest gospel artists of our time are headed West to pay tribute to four-time Grammy® Award-winning recording artist, Edwin Hawkins, who passed away January 15th. The Hawkins Family is staging a two-night “Celebration of Life” event that takes place Tuesday, February 6th and Wednesday, February 7th @7 PM each …

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Blacksmoke Signs Singer-Songwriter To Exclusive Contract | @MrKerryDouglas

Blacksmoke Signs Singer-Songwriter To Exclusive Contract

Blacksmoke Music CEO, Kerry Douglas, has signed singer-songwriter, James Johnson, to an exclusive multi-album recording agreement. The first radio single, “God Will,” is an up-tempo song of encouragement with an R&B flavor. “I’m excited about James Johnson,” Douglas says. “He’s an awesome performer and he has an encouraging message and ministry that’s …

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Charles Jenkins Hits No. 1 With “Grace”! | @CharlesJenkins7 @fellowshipchi

Charles Jenkins Hits No. 1 With "Grace"!

Best-Selling Recording Artist CHARLES JENKINS & FELLOWSHIP CHICAGO FT. LE’ANDRIA HIT NO. 1 ON BILLBOARD AND MEDIABASE GOSPEL CHARTS WITH RADIO SMASH, “GRACE” The Chicago-Based Pastor Set To Record New Live Album New Year’s Eve at Historic Fellowship Chicago Church Charles Jenkins & Fellowship Chicago Ft. Le’Andria have received an …

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CHERYL FORTUNE HITS NO. 1 WITH “FIGHTERS” & EARNS FILM FESTIVAL AWARD FOR MUSIC VIDEO | @iamsimplycheryl

CHERYL FORTUNE HITS NO. 1 WITH “FIGHTERS” AND EARNS FILM FESTIVAL AWARD FOR MUSIC VIDEO

GRAMMY® AWARD NOMINATED SINGER-SONGWRITER CHERYL FORTUNE HITS NO. 1 WITH “FIGHTERS” AND EARNS FILM FESTIVAL AWARD FOR MUSIC VIDEO   Grammy® Award nominated singer-songwriter, Cheryl Fortune, has landed at No. 1 on the Billboard Gospel Recurrent chart with her rousing anthem, “Fighters.” After 31 weeks on the Billboard Gospel Airplay chart, the song took the top spot on …

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AT&T® BRINGS TOGETHER R&B AND URBAN INSPIRATIONAL A-LISTERS FOR A POWERFUL ANTHEM OF HOPE, “BE THE GLOW”

AT&T® BRINGS TOGETHER R&B AND URBAN INSPIRATIONAL A-LISTERS FOR A POWERFUL ANTHEM OF HOPE, “BE THE GLOW”

AT&T® BRINGS TOGETHER R&B AND URBAN INSPIRATIONAL A-LISTERS FOR A POWERFUL ANTHEM OF HOPE, “BE THE GLOW” Uplifting Track Features Soulful Performances From Fantasia, Fred Hammond, Romeo, Earnest Pugh, Monica and Marvin Sapp Launch Listening Party at AT&T® Store of the Future Tuesday, December 12 @4-7 PM in Manhattan With The Boys …

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CHERYL FORTUNE MAKES TOP TEN DEBUT WITH “SIMPLY CHERYL” ALBUM | @iamsimplycheryl

Cheryl Fortune - Simply Cheryl

GRAMMY® AWARD NOMINATED SINGER-SONGWRITER CHERYL FORTUNE MAKES TOP TEN DEBUT WITH “SIMPLY CHERYL” ALBUM RELEASE AND “FIGHTERS” RADIO SINGLE Grammy® Award nominated singer-songwriter, Cheryl Fortune, has made a solid showing with her stunning new debut album, Simply Cheryl (LuDawn Music/Tyscot), which bows at No. 8 on this week’s Billboard Gospel …

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CHERYL FORTUNE TO RELEASE DEBUT ALBUM “SIMPLY CHERYL” ON 10/13 | @Cherylfortune78 ‏

Cheryl Fortune - Simply Cheryl

GRAMMY® AWARD NOMINATED SINGER-SONGWRITER CHERYL FORTUNE TO RELEASE DEBUT ALBUM “SIMPLY CHERYL” ON 10/13 PRE-ORDERS KICK-OFF ON 9/15     Grammy® Award nominated singer-songwriter, Cheryl Fortune, will release her debut album, Simply Cheryl (LuDawn Music/Tyscot), on October 13th. Pre-orders for the twelve-track urban inspirational project kick-off on September 15th:  http://smarturl.it/hhlxzy  The album is anchored by the Billboard Top 15 hit, “Fighters.” …

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Charles Jenkins Earns 5th Billboard Top 10 Single In 5 Years | @CharlesJenkins7

Charles Jenkins & Fellowship Chicago - Grace (feat. Le'Andria Johnson)

Best-selling inspirational recording artist, Charles Jenkins, has dominated the urban airwaves for the last five years with a string of passionate radio hits such as “WAR” and “Awesome.” The Chicago-based hit maker has racked up another big smash with the uplifting, finger-snapping, retro R&B-flavored cut, “Grace” (Inspired People/Empire), which features, Fellowship Chicago, and the dynamic vocalist, Le’Andria. The song …

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