The seventh Live album entitled – I See Victory – by Entertainment One recording artist JJ Hairston & Youthful Praise marks a momentous career characterized by steady artistic growth, an expanding fan base and critical acclaim within the Gospel industry. Hairston & YP have carefully navigated through …Read More »
One of the most respected and enduring voices in Gospel music belongs to Houston native and Kingdom-bound, Kathy Taylor. If you haven’t already experienced her anointed appeal, I invite you to watch Kathy‘s rendition of The Corinthian Song on YouTube. Ever since her debut release on Aleho …Read More »
One of the most heralded careers in Gospel, in our generation, belongs to Motown native and funkmeister of faith-based music, MrFred Hammond. It’s hard to believe that over 30 years ago, Fred Hammond and Micheal Brooks first introduced Commissioned, a contemporary quartet with a style and sound that sidestepped the …Read More »
The Walls Group discuss the new album, passing interests and working that Walls formula to perfection.
One of the more interesting developments in 2014 is the vertical leap for The Walls Group, from marginal fanfare to teen sensations with the release of their sizzling sophomore project aptly entitled Fast Forward. One could attribute their quick success to many important factors (great debut project, catchy first single, …Read More »
Kevin Levar‘s destiny appears to be playing out in public this season, as Christians internationally and his recording counterparts openly sing high praises about the new sound for the saints Kevin has composed. Donnie McClurkin calls Kevin’s sound, “exceptional”. Deitrick Haddon declared, “I love this record.” Tina Campbell …Read More »
One of the latest CD projects to earn my attention and approval is the recent release by Independent recording artist and music minister, Nick Hill. The album is called, Clear Direction. This ambitious debut album from the Flint, Michigan native is a carefully crafted collection of songs made with the modern Christian …Read More »
Nick Hill is a remarkably talented new artist from Michigan, who possesses a perfect blend of artistic savvy, palpable stage presence and firmly rooted faith in the Lord. All of these coveted pieces to the puzzle are apparent in Hill’s new album – Clear Direction – an impressive fusion of …Read More »
Sunday Best Maurice Griffin speaks on the journey from Chicago #sundaybest #Believer #ministerofmusic
Inspite of all the drama surrounding the hit cable show hosted by Kirk Franklin on BET, Sunday Best can be appropriately credited for jumpstarting a number of professional music careers (Le’Andria Johnson, Tasha Page-Lockhart, and Joshua Rogers quickly come to mind). And for a few other talented souls who fell …Read More »
With the release of Andrea McClurkin-Mellini‘s debut album – Higher – Gospel music fans finally get the opportunity to zoom in on the vocal, writing and ministering gifts of Donnie McClurkin‘s very talented sister. Andrea wears many hats today as wife, mother, Elder, First Lady and recording artist. Perhaps her most important role is as a …Read More »
Smokie Norful talks about his journey, the balance between industry & ministry, & his latest musical offering – Forever Yours.
Ever since Smokie Norful melodically bellowed on The Thompson Community Singers‘ album, Real, on the selection He’s All I Need, Smokie has been turning heads and hearts to Jesus. Smokie Norful‘s star rose to greater heights with the debut of his breakout release and song, I Need You Now. Smokie quickly became a household name with Gospel music fans around …Read More »