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The Allstate Gospel Superfest XV! Comes to Chicago on Saturday, March 22, 2014

Allstate Gospel Superfest

Press Contact: Publicity Department gsfbattleofthebands@gmail.com www.gospelsuperfest.com 800-219-0337 Media Alert For Immediate Release February 20, 2014 The Allstate Gospel Superfest XV! Comes to Chicago! Thirty National Acts to Record at Chi-town’s House of Hope Arena CHICAGO, IL. – 12/02/2013 – Unity Media Limited, the creators of the Allstate Gospel Superfest, unveiled its …

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AIR GOSPEL RECORDING ARTIST REV. GERALD THOMPSON PASSES

The Malaco Music Group regrets to announce the passing of Atlanta International Records (AIR Gospel) recording artist Rev. Gerald Thompson. Rev. Gerald Thompson has without a doubt, emerged as one of America’s most premier Gospel personalities. Indeed Rev. Gerald Thompson is not only a gifted singer/songwriter, musician, arranger and producer, …

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@DonaldLawrence to host LIVE Recording June 18th In Chicago

Donald Lawrence

NASHVILLE, TN (May 15, 2013) – Grammy® Award-winning songwriter and producer Donald Lawrence will kick off a star-studded live recording from his home base in Chicago on Tuesday, June 18th for the first part in his much-anticipated two-volume 20th Year Anniversary album, Donald Lawrence 20 Year Celebration Volumes I & II.  Celebrating 20 years for the …

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Jenkins Launches the Inspired People Music Songwriting Contest

The Best Of Both Worlds - Charles Jenkins & Fellowship Chicago

(Chicago, IL-January 2, 2013) – It was during this time last year that Charles Jenkins and Fellowship Chicago started a year-long journey when they released the record-breaking and critically-acclaimed #1 CD project, The Best of Both Worlds, which included the #1 praise and worship anthem, “Awesome,” penned by Jenkins, who …

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Funeral Details Announced for Cleotha Staples In Chicago

Chicago, IL – Funeral services have been confirmed for Cleotha ‘Cleedi’ Staples (a founding member of the pioneering folk-gospel group, The Staple Singers), who died of complications of Alzheimer’s disease, on the morning of February 21, 2013. “We will keep on,” Mavis Staples says of her sisters’ death. “Yvonne and …

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EMI Gospel Recording Artist Anita Wilson’s Debut Album, Worship Soul, Named Among New York Times’ Ben Ratiff’s Top 10 Albums of 2012

Anita Wilson - Worship Soul

  Nashville, TN — EMI Gospel recording artist Anita Wilson had a banner year in 2012, as she stepped onto center stage with the release of her debut album, Worship Soul, a powerful and moving 11-song anthology in which Wilson gives the listener a worship experience that extends beyond Sunday …

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Legendary Gospel Singer Inez Andrews Passes Away at Age 83

Inez Andrews

  The entire Gospel industry is saddened by the death of iconic singer Inez Andrews of the legendary group, The Caravans. Although an official statement has yet to be released for the cause of Andrews’ death, sources say it may be Cancer related. Martinez passed away on Wednesday, December 19th …

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Another Caravan Goes Home: Inez Andrews

Inez Andrews

Anthony Heilbut informed TBGB this afternoon that Inez Andrews, iconic singer for the Caravans, leader of the Andrewettes, and whose solo recording of Doris Akers’ “Lord, Don’t Move This Mountain” was a gospel and R&B hit, died this afternoon after a long illness. Musical Salute Thursday, December 27, 2012 – …

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VETERAN VOCALIST LISA PAGE BROOKS RETURNS TO THE RADIO AIRWAVES WITH “BETTER THAN LIFE”

Lisa Page-Brooks - 2012

Detroit, MI – Seasoned singer Lisa Page Brooks pushed Marvin Sapp’s “The Best in Me” out of the top spot on Billboard’s Hot Gospel Songs chart in 2010 with her monster #1 smash, “I Wanna Say Thank You” and now she’s back on the scene with another intoxicating hit, “Better …

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