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1ST ANNUAL MUSICAL SOUL FOOD FESTIVAL LAUNCHES THIS WEEKEND

1ST ANNUAL MUSICAL SOUL FOOD FESTIVAL

MUSICAL SOUL FOOD FESTIVALJUNE 24-25, 2016 in CHESAPEAKE, VAA-List Gospel Artists Ranging From Brian Courtney Wilson To The Legendary Dottie Peoples Will Sing  While thousands of people are planning to hit the Essence Festival in New Orleans next week or the Hampton Jazz Festival this week, thousands of gospel music lovers are planning to converge …

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@Tyscot Records Marks Four Decades Of Inspirational Songs On “Feel Good Gospel”.

Tyscot - Feel Good, 40 Years Of Life Changing Music

OLDEST EXISTING BLACK-OWNED GOSPEL MUSIC LABEL TYSCOT RECORDSMARKS FOUR DECADES OF ROOF-RAISING INSPIRATIONAL SONGS ON“FEEL GOOD! 40 YEARS OF LIFE CHANGING MUSIC” ALBUMFeaturing Kirk Franklin, John P. Kee, The Rance Allen Group, Deitrick Haddon, Casey J, Anthony Brown & group therAPy and One of Babyface’s First Productions Indianapolis, IN: Tyscot Records, the oldest existing black-owned gospel recording …

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Zacardi Cortez Hits Top Five With #YDIA from “Kerry Douglas Presents Gospel Mix 2016” | @zacardicortez

Zacardi Cortez 2016

ZACARDI CORTEZHITS TOP FIVE WITH “#YDIA”FROM CD “KERRY DOUGLAS PRESENTS GOSPEL MIX 2016” Kerry Douglas has got his groove back. The man who has put a litany of top gospel stars on the musical map over the last two decades is back in action with his new Top Ten best-selling album “Kerry Douglas Presents Gospel Mix 2016.” …

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@Tyscot Tops Charts This Week and Anthony Brown & group therAPy Earn 3 Billboard Music Award Nominations

Tyscot Life-Changing Music & Entertainment

TYSCOT RECORDSRULES THREE BILLBOARD MAGAZINE CHARTS THIS WEEKAnthony Brown & group therAPy Earn 3 Billboard Music Award Nominations Indianapolis, IN: Tyscot Records, musical royalty in the world of black gospel music and the globe’s oldest existing African-American gospel music label, is celebrating its 40th year of sacred sonic sovereignty with a string of Billboard Magazine chart victories. Last …

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BRI (Briana Babineaux) Debuts AT #1 On Billboard Gospel Albums Chart | @BrianaBabineaux

Briana Babineaux - Keys To My Heart

BRI (BRIANA BABINEAUX)DEBUTS AT #1 ON BILLBOARD GOSPEL ALBUMS CHARTWITH DEBUT PROJECT “KEYS TO MY HEART” AND SCORES THREE OTHER CHART DEBUTS Social media singing sensation Bri (Briana Babineaux) has scored a No. 1* debut for her first album “Keys To My Heart” (Marquis Boone/Tyscot Records) on Billboard magazine’s Top Gospel Albums chart. The project has also made …

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Earnest Pugh Steps Out Of One Ministry Into Another | @EarnestPugh

Earnest Pugh 2016

AWARD WINNING RECORDING ARTIST EARNEST PUGH EXITS MEGA-CHURCH POSITION TO PURSUE NEW MINISTRY ENDEAVORS AND TO LAUNCH PHILANTHROPIC INITIATIVES Houston, TX: Celebrated gospel singer Earnest Pugh is leaving his position as Pastor of Worship at Houston’s Lighthouse Church. “Pastor Keion Henderson and I mutually agreed that seasons have changed,” says Pugh who’s latest hit “Trade It All” is No. 5 on the Nielsen BDS Gospel …

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Tyscot Records Co-Founder Dr. Leonard Scott Releases “Feel Good!” Lyric Video | @Tyscot

Dr. Leonard Scott - I Feel Good

TYSCOT RECORDS CO-FOUNDER AND PRAISE & WORSHIP PIONEER DR. LEONARD SCOTT RELEASES “FEEL GOOD!” LYRIC VIDEO   Indianapolis, IN: Tyscot Records co-founder and praise and worship music pioneer Dr. Leonard Scott isn’t resting on the laurels of the recording concern he birthed four decades ago. The seasoned minstrel known for worship songs such as “Lord …

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TIFF JOY Releases “Oh How We Love YOU” Lyric Video | @1tiffjoy

Tiff Joy - Oh How We Love YOU!

STELLAR GOSPEL MUSIC AWARD WINNER TIFF JOY Releases “Oh How We Love YOU” Lyric Video On New Radio Single Stellar Gospel Music Award winning singer/songwriter TIFF JOY has released a festive lyric music video to promote her engaging new radio single “Oh How We Love YOU.” TIFF JOY co-wrote the exciting divine love song with keyboardist Phillip Feaster (Bishop …

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Briana Babinauex Releasing Debut Album “Keys To My Heart” on March 25 | @BrianaBabineaux

Briana Babineaux - Keys To My Heart

BRI BRIANA BABINEAUXWILL RELEASE HIGHLY ANTICIPATED DEBUT ALBUM“KEYS TO MY HEART” ON MARCH 25, 2016    Instagram singing sensation Bri (Briana Babineaux) who’s riveting and heartfelt a cappella camera phone video clips made her the darling of urban social media a year ago is at last releasing her debut album. The twelve-track project “Keys To My Heart” …

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Lonnie Hunter Glides Into Stellar Awards Week with 3 Big Events | @LonnieHunter

Lonnie Hunter - #GETITDONE

MUSIC VETERANLONNIE HUNTER GLIDES IN TO STELLAR GOSPEL MUSIC AWARDS WEEKWITH NOMINATION FOR “#GETITDONE” ALBUM,OVER A MILLION VIEWS FOR “LET’S DANCE” VIDEOAND NEW #GETITDONE MEN’S WEAR COLLECTION (Philadelphia, PA) Past Stellar Gospel Music Award winning recording artist Lonnie Hunter is sliding into Stellar Gospel Music Awards week with a new nomination …

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