Karew Records’ recording artist Kierra Sheard enlists help from her brother J Drew Sheard and producer Jor’Dan Armstrong for a new EP “Led” released to iTunes on Friday November 20th. Sheard say, “My goal is to give listeners a sound that they can take everywhere. I’m hoping to put God in people’s atmosphere and they not even know it until later. It’s something for in the meantime, but it’s fun and creative.” Kierra continues to travel the country as part of the Tasha Cobbs One Place Live Tour, in addition to stops at various cities promoting her new line for full figured clothing line, Eleven60.
Pastor Charles Jenkins and Fellowship Chicago is featuring Michelle Williams and Byron Cage for Holiday Praise: The Thankful Tour to visit select cities across the US before returning to Chicago for a holiday television taping. “It’s been an amazing year for us and we’re all so thankful,” says Jenkins. His hit single War from his latest album Any Given Sunday shot to #1 on the charts. “We all have so much to be thankful for and to celebrate God’s goodness. The tour is going to be an amazing, uplifting and fun experience for the entire family.”
Deitrick Haddon is back with a new single “Be Like Jesus”. It’s an up-tempo song that gives a personal testimony and expresses Deitrick’s heart, he just wants to “Be Like Jesus”.
Chart-topping recording artist Jonathan McReynolds, debuts the lyric video for his latest single “Whole” (feat. India.Arie) from his #1 sophomore album “Life Music: Stage Two” and hits the road for upcoming holiday dates joining India.Arie as a special guest on her Christmas With Friends tour, with performances in Washington DC, New York, Philadelphia, Memphis and Nashville.
Gospel Hits the Big Screen as Israel Houghton & NewBreed come to select U.S. Cinemas This January. A one-night only concert event in select cinemas nationwide Tuesday, January 19, 2016. It will feature an exclusive Q & A with Israel and special guest.
Kirk Franklin Day kicked off as the icon stopped by the studios for an exclusive Town Hall and hosts a special edition of his monthly SiriusXM show to celebrate the release of his new album,”Losing My Religion.”
Singer and song writer Chrystal Rucker is using her annual Sharing the Harvest concert as the setting for her next recording during Thanksgiving weekend. The live recording event will go down on Friday, November 27th at the Canaan Worship Center in Kansas City, Missouri. Joining her on for the recording will be Sunday Best Favorite Durward Davis, Pastor Tim Rogers, Anthony Brown, Darius Paulk and Karlton Humes
Singer/Songwriter and Master Producer Percy Bady helped to establish the iconic Choir Sound working with the legendary Thompson Community Singers aka the Tommies. Today, Bady recreates a musical menagerie with “God’s Got Me,” the first single from How Sweet the Sound winner Dexter Walker and Zion Movement’s live recording captured during this past summer in Chicago. “God’s Got Me” is available on digital outlets and the full album will be released in 2016.
Passionate about offering a genuine worship experience to the masses, recording artist and songwriter William McDowell takes his music ministry to new heights with the release of his fourth album,’ SOUNDS OF REVIVAL.’
‘SOUNDS OF REVIVAL’ is set to be released via Delivery Room Music / Entertainment One Music on January 22, 2016 and was recorded live last June at Bethany Church in Baton Rouge, LA.
The hot new testimonial anthem by the Grammy Award nominated group James Fortune & FIYA is “Prayer Saved My Life” which features powerful vocals by Zacardi Cortez and D’Shronda Rideout. It will be featured exclusively on the forthcoming “Kerry F. Douglas Presents The Gospel Mix 2016” album tentatively scheduled to release in December 2016
TOP SINGLES FOR THE WEEK:
1. Kirk Franklin…Wanna Be Happy
2. Anthony Brown & Group TheARpy…Worth
3. Travis Green….Intentional
4. Brian Courtney Wilson..Worth Fighting For
5. Pastor Charles Jenkins & Fellowship Chicago..War