Back by popular demand, Evangel Multi Media and Arts Center presents King of Kings! Show dates are Friday, March 27th – Saturday, March 28th, in Upper Marlboro, MD. This spectacular mix of Easter, Broadway and Gospel Extravaganza features Grammy Award Winning Artists Marvin Winans, Karen Clark-Sheard, Richard Smallwood, Paul Morton and Lorraine Stancil. Evangel’s KING of Kings! production retells the power struggles, tensions and political hotbed that surrounded Jesus’ life and times which ultimately lead to His death, burial and resurrection.
WE tv’s hit docu-series, Mary Mary returns on Thursday, March 5, 2015 for season 4. Former Mary Mary manager, Mitchell Solarek, attempts to reconcile with the ladies, however, Erica isn’t as forgiving as her sister, Tina. The Grammy award-winning duo each have a different viewpoint on how to move forward professionally with Mr. Solarek. Last season Mitch was fired by Mary Mary, followed by him filing a lawsuit against the sisters. According to Erica, Mitch sought compensation for the ladies’ success, including parts of their publishing.
Erica Campbell, will release HELP 2.0 an updated, re-release of her solo album HELP. HELP 2.0, from MyBlock/eOne Music will be available in stores and on line on March 31st and is available for pre-order today. The 14-Track project features current single, “More Love,” and another new solo tracks is “I Luh God,” featuring LaShawn ‘Big Shizz’ Daniels.
GRAMMY® and Stellar Award winning-recording artists Erica Campbell and Tye Tribbett, alongside content creators and executive producers Holly Carter (Preachers of LA/ATL/DET) and Phil Thornton (It’s A Mann’s World/R&B Divas) are scheduled to speak at the third installment of The Hollywood Confidential on Friday, March 27, 2015 at the Hard Rock Cafe LIVE in Las Vegas, NV @ 3771 Las Vegas. Presented in association with partners The Stellar Awards, the events topic will be “21st Century Gospel: Expanding Your Brand In Music, TV & Film” as the panel will focus on providing aspiring gospel artists with the tools needed to successfully thrive within the Gospel music arena.
Christian Hip Hop Artist, KB, just released the first single from his upcoming studio album, “TomorrowWe Live”. The new track, titled “Sideways”, features Grammy Award-winning Rapper, Lecrae. Both artists are signed to Reach Records and make up one-third of the ‘116 Clique’. The new album, will be in stores April 21, 2015,
“I Hear Music in the Air” ministry and music conference is an assembling of some of the industry’s best and brightest singers, ministers, songwriters, praise & worship leaders, pastors, music industry professionals and more, makes its highly anticipated return to Cincinnati, Ohio, on May 15th-17th, 2015 opportunities. The conference weekend is set to kick off with the explosive “I Hear Music in the Air Concert.” Expect artists like Israel Houghton, Donnie McClurkin, Bishop Hezekiah Walker, Jonathan McReynolds and more to attend o
Today, RCA Inspiration releases an uplifting compilation of hits with the album “RISEN – POWERFUL GOSPEL RESURRECTION SONGS.” Featuring 15 songs from a variety of gospel’s biggest influencers, including Kirk Franklin, Hezekiah Walker, Dorinda Clark-Cole, Fred Hammond, Marvin Sapp, to Andraé Crouch, Walter Hawkins, Thomas Whitfield, and more; “RISEN – POWERFUL GOSPEL RESURRECTION SONGS” is a poignant reminder of God’s love and ultimate sacrifice at the cross.
Central City Productions announced that David Mann, Tamela Mann and Rickey Smiley, will co-host the 30th Annual Stellar Awards. The Stellar Awards will be held at its new location, the Las Vegas Orleans Arena on Saturday, March 28, 2015. The Awards and Pre-show will both be held in the Orleans Showroom. The show will air in broadcast syndication on 150 stations in over 125 markets from April 12 through May 3, 2015 and on the TV One network on Easter Sunday, April 5.The nominees in 27 categories were unveiled, Erica Campbell and Ricky Dillard and New G with the most nominations, ten nominations each. Other artists to receive multiple nominations, The Walls Group with eight nominations and Deitrick Haddon earns seven nominations for his project Deitrick Haddon’s LXW. Smokie Norful and Michelle Williams had four nominations each.The Stellar Gospel Awards features live performances by The Walls Group, Tasha Page-Lockhart, Mali Music, Deitrick Haddon’s LXW, and Beverly Crawford among others
Multi Grammy®, Stellar and Dove Award winner Israel Houghton teams up, for the first time, with Yolanda Adams on his new single, “How Awesome Is Our God”. A powerful declaration rejoicing in God’s love, “How Awesome Is Our God” is the second single from Israel & New Breed’s upcoming new album ” Covered: Alive in Asia”, slated to drop March 2015.
Unity Media Limited, the producers of the Allstate Gospel Superfest, announced today that it will return to Chicago for its 16th Annual Allstate Gospel Superfest television extravaganza. It goes down at Chicago’s House of Hope Arena that features Dorinda Clark-Cole, J. Moss, The Rance Allen Group, Vanessa Bell Armstrong and many others. Over thirty national acts are slated to take the stage during event that will be recorded for national syndication. The event will be hosted by Wendy Raquel Robinson of the hit BET series “The Game.” The Allstate Gospel Superfest “Live In Chicago” will take place Saturday, March 21, 2015.
TOP SINGLES FOR THE WEEK:
1. Casey J..Fill Me Up
2. Tasha Cobbs…For Your Glory
3. Bishop Hezekiah Walker & LFC…Every Praise
4. Jason Nelson…I Am
5. Ricky Dillard & New “G”..Amazing