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…
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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…
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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…
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Michelle Williams shares about her recorded music, reality show and remembers her roots as a church girl.

Michelle Williams - 2014The fourth and most ambitious solo album release to date by Grammy-award winning recording artist Michelle Williams entitled, Journey To Freedom, solidifies her stature as a searing stage performer and a veritable virtuoso, post Destiny's Child. Adding to her remarkable resume, Williams has also capitalized on her thespian skills with credits on Broadway (The Color Purple,…
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JJ Hairston talks about his days with James Hall, his growth into leadership & the sermon that served as a spark for the new album.

J.J. Hairston - 2014  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 the changing market trends, volatile…
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Kathy Taylor shares about her ministry, her church and her latest recording.

Kathy Taylor  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 International Music with her breakout…
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Fred Hammond talks about his particular tastes, ideas and perspectives on music, food and faith.

Fred Hammond - 2014One 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 church for the streets and…
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The Walls Group discuss the new album, passing interests and working that Walls formula to perfection.

The Walls Group - 2014One 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, appealing personalities, firm family roots…
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INTERVIEW: Kevin Levar

Kevin Levar - 2014Kevin 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 puts it most eloquently, "Kevin…
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Interview: Nick Hill

Nick HillNick 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 musical influences and inspirational themes.…
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