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Top 10 New Gems For June / July by Christopher Heron

Top 10 New Gems For July 2017

Top 10 New Gems For June / July     By Christopher Heron     If you’re like me, you’re anxiously awaiting some albums for the ages from the forerunners of faith-based music. But until then, here’s the definitive dime, my Top 10 new songs, for the dog days of summer to stream over and over again.  …

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TOP 10 GOSPEL SONGS OF 2016 By Christopher Heron

TOP 10 GOSPEL SONGS OF 2016

TOP 10 GOSPEL SONGS OF 2016 By Christopher Heron     With 2016 fading further into the recesses of our mind and the Stellar Awards fast approaching, it was perfect timing to take a look at ten terrific songs that seized the eardrums of devoted Gospel fans. These 10 tracks took …

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THE 2017 GRAMMY WINNERS: GOSPEL SPOTLIGHT by Christopher Heron

THE 2017 GRAMMY WINNERS: GOSPEL SPOTLIGHT

THE 2017 GRAMMY WINNERS: GOSPEL SPOTLIGHT   BY CHRISTOPHER HERON     The 2017 Grammy Awards had its monumental moments for sure. Adele botched her big tribute moment. Bruno Mars danced & delighted the audience to oblivion and Beyonce magnetized millions as a sovereign, celestial singer. The headliners held it …

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TOP 10 GOSPEL ALBUMS OF 2015 by Christopher Heron

Top 10 Gospel Albums 2015 by Christopher Heron

For the record, 2015 was a banner year for faith-based music. Gospel fans had their pick from a milk cart of amazing Christian music that kept coming in waves every week. Digital downloaders of divinely inspired songs were introduced to new faces like Chicago’s showstopper Tiff Joy and Georgia’s native …

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KIRK FRANKLIN: CONTROVERSY OR ABSURDITY – Commentary By Christopher Heron

KIRK FRANKLIN: CONTROVERSY OR ABSURDITY

      Let me preface by saying I’m an ally and defender of the music and ministry of Kirk Franklin. I’m a ride-n-die disciple of Gospel music’s most recognizable figure of our era. When The Reason Why We Sing rocked the church like a seedy scandal, I was there. …

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REVIEW: BET Celebration Of Gospel 2016

BET Celebration Of Gospel 2016

BET Celebration of Gospel 2016. Let’s tip our hats and raise our glasses to BET for presenting a well-balanced, spirit-led, entertaining 2-hours of power-n-praise with the Celebration Of Gospel 2016. The popular cable network stepped away for a minute from the ratchet video replays that saturate the Sunday night grid …

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5 SINGLES TO DOWNLOAD THIS AUTUMN

Gospel Downloads Autumn 2015

  As September rolls into October, there appears to be no let down to the string of delectable downloads available now on iTunes, Amazon and other music delivery sites. Here are 5 very recently released songs sure to delight your soul. There are surely more songs deserving of some shine …

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THE NEXT GENERATION: 5 BREAKOUT GOSPEL ARTISTS TO WATCH IN 2015

THE NEXT GENERATION: 5 BREAKOUT GOSPEL ARTISTS TO WATCH IN 2015

  There is a generational shift (a social media movement) underway in Gospel music, welcoming in a whole new crop of anointed adolescents. The power of posting on YouTube, Instagram, Twitter and Facebook are funneling in a much younger set of artists that speak life to this ‘millennial’ generation. They’re …

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