Casey J talks food, Fill Me Up, friendships & “The Truth” | @CaseyJMusic

Casey J - 2015 Casey J - LiveThe meteoric rise of recording artist Casey J is a remarkable story, particularly considering her first single, Fill Me Up, has already landed at the top of multiple Billboard charts in 2015.  In just a few short months, Casey has gone from leading kids in classes to setting…

Lamar Campbell talks hobbies, crossing cultural lines & lessons learned | @LamarCampbell1

Lamar Campbell - 2015Indianapolis native and perennial Gospel recording artist - Lamar Campbell - has blessed the body of 'believers' over 20 years, with a ton of music that's become standards. Selections like Hymn Of Praise, More Than Anthing and I Love You are all distinguishable songs that have stood the test of time. His latest release, Open The…

Jason Nelson shares about “Jesus Revealed”, prioritizing, & explaining who Jesus is to the millennial generation. | @pastorjnelson #ChristopherHeron

Jason Nelson - I Am Jason Nelson is a bona fide triple threat for the Kingdom of God. As the bishop of the Greater Bethlehem Temple Church, Jason pastors a highly successful, thriving church ministry in Randallstown, MD.  As a songwriter, Jason has penned some of the most beautiful ballads like the title track to Marvin Sapp's platinum selling album, Thirsty and…

Brian Courtney Wilson talks family, musical influences & “Worth Fighting For” on new label. | @BCourtneyWilson #WorthFightingFor

Brian Courtney Wilson - 2015 Brian Courtney Wilson In a very short span of time, Brian Courtney Wilson has emerged as one of the brightest new vocalists in Gospel music, ever since his breakout single, Already Here, gained traction across the country. Earning legitimate comparisons to another Chicago native - Donny Hathaway - Brian possesses the soulful and…

Dr. Bobby Jones on the eve of Bobby Jones Gospels’ final season talks favorite cities, latest album release & why 35? | @BETBobbyJones #ChristopherHeron

Dr. Bobby Jones Gospel with Kirk Franklin Dr. Bobby Jones / Kirk FranklinDr. Bobby Jones has been described as the quintessential Master of Ceremonies and the affable Ambassador of Gospel music, showcasing Gospel music on the small screen with a sense of humor and a dash of dignity. His charm, eloquence and humility have all combined to produce…

#NewMusic Open Book by Jayal #IndieSpotlightonBGR

Jayal - Open BookIn the Independent Spotlight on BlackGospel Radio this month is Jayal. The Pennsylvania native's passion is spreading the Word of God, and singing is just one of the avenues God has given him to be able to do that. The new single "Open Book" is available for download on iTunes, Amazon and other digital outlets. Find…

Gospel Music Legend Andrae Crouch Passes Away At 72

Andrae CrouchOFFICIAL FAMILY STATEMENT (LOS ANGELES, CA) -- Music legend Andraé Crouch has died from complications following a heart attack on January 3rd. Andraé passed away surrounded by family on Thursday, January 8, 2015 at approximately 4:30pm PST at Northridge Hospital Medical Center in the Los Angeles area. Andraé was 72 years old. “Today my twin…

VaShawn Mitchell shares his favorite past-times, the blessing of a signature song & the excitement for his first concept album.

VaShawn Mitchell - 2014Vashawn Mitchell is the quintessential church boy from Chicago, Illinois. His musical roots can be traced back to his teen years as the assistant music director at the St. Mark Baptist Church and his decade long service as the minister of music at the Sweet Holy Spirit Church under the tutelage of Bishop Larry D. Trotter. Many…

Jessica Reedy talks about writing songs, running her own label, and the challenges behind & ahead.

Jessica Reedy - 2014Ever since her astonishing debut on BET Sunday Best, Jessica Reedy has been turning heads and tuning in viewers with her sultry voice and alluring appeal. Her heavy alto chords are unmistakable to the discerning ear and her scintillating stage presence was perfect for the prime-time cable show.    Jessica Reedy But what has…

William Murphy talks about this season in his life, his relationship with Tasha Cobbs and composing songs that become larger than life.

William Murphy - 2014Certain songs in the new millennium have changed the landscape of Gospel music forever, shifting the hearts and imagination of men and women towards heavenly heights. These selections are more than melodies composed by creative scribes.     They're anointed anthems and powerful praise songs that capture the sound of Heaven. Songs like We Fall…