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CHICAGO, IL (July 22, 2014) -The biggest night in Gospel music, The Annual Stellar Gospel Music Awards, is moving to a new venue and taping date in celebration of its 30th Anniversary milestone.   T [...] Read More =>
(Las Vegas, NV) – July 16, 2014 – Seven-time GRAMMY Award winner Gladys Knight connects to her gospel roots with her upcoming album Where My Heart Belongs.  Releasing on September 9th on Shad [...] Read More =>
GLENDALE, Calif. (July 11, 2014) – All the music, fun and values-based storytelling of VeggieTales return in two brand-new movies starring the veggie crew, whose antics are fresher than ever in Cele [...] Read More =>
Iyanla Vanzant explains how here spirituality has played an important role in her many years of success as a counselor and TV personality at the McDonalds 365 Black Awards 2014.  Dr.  Trina Pullum a [...] Read More =>
(New York, NY – July 7, 2014) – Known to many as the first family of Gospel music, the Winans have had countless hits over the past few decades and continue to find new ways to reinvent themselves [...] Read More =>
Nashville, Tenn., – (July 2, 2014) – After nearly five months since moving its home offices to Music City, Chirrpy, LLC announces the opening of its new division, Chirrpy Entertainment. To cel [...] Read More =>
Nashville, TN (June 30, 2014) – Motown Gospel artist Tye Tribbett is known for his energetic leaps and bounds on stage during his stellar live performances. The BET Award Nominee is making similar s [...] Read More =>
NASHVILLE, TN (June 26, 2014) – Acclaimed Gospel superstar, choir master, songwriter and producer Ricky Dillard continues to blaze trails in his celebrated 25-year career with a milestone double #1s [...] Read More =>
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (June 12, 2014) – The International Black Film Festival Nashville (IBBFN), in collaboration with Black Entertainment Television (BET), announces the “first look” scr [...] Read More =>
Kathy Taylor talks about her new project, how she balances being a worship leader and a recording artist at the 2014 I Hear Music In The Air Concert with Ronnie B and Yes Lord Radio. [...] Read More =>
07/30

Jobs-for-JacksoniansThe Jobs for Jacksonians program will hold a recruiting session Friday, Aug. 8, at 10 a.m. in the conference room of the Department of Human and Cultural Services at the Metrocenter Mall. AutoZone will recruit managers in training.

The sessions provide participants in the program with immediate access to job opportunities. Each month, major companies are invited for the purpose of interviewing and potentially hiring prospective candidates. (more…)

07/23

top praise breaksAtlanta, GA – EPM Music Group has made history with its very unique new compilation CD entitled “Earnest Pugh Presents Top Praise Breaks 2014.” The eleven-track project debuts at #18 on this week’s Billboard Top Gospel Albums chart and its thought to be the first ever collection of praise breaks to ever chart in the iconic music industry trade magazine.

For those who don’t know, a praise break is a spontaneous dance that breaks out among parishioners at Pentecostal churches. It’s usually accompanied by the church band delving into a feverish jam session where the pianist or organist engages in a percussive, double time jam session with the drummer and sometimes the bass player that creates a festive atmosphere of worship. (more…)

07/23

duetscover_notype FREDoutsidewall(Dallas, TX – July 23, 2014) – Face To Face, Inc. Presents the Festival of Praise 2014 Tour featuring multiple GRAMMY®, Stellar and Dove Award-winning recording artists Fred Hammond and Donnie McClurkin. The national tour kicks-off at the Verizon Theater in Dallas, TX on September 18, during Gospel Music Heritage Month (see tour schedule below—more dates to be added in the coming weeks).

The Festival of Praise concerts will be held at performing arts venues and mega churches across the country. Donnie and Fred will perform a series of duets as well as some of their classic hits. “The Festival of Praise Tour was designed as a platform to uplift, motivate and encourage people,” says tour co-creator Ray Hammond, founder and CEO of Face To Face, Inc. of Dallas, TX.  “With all the negative things going on in the world today, we wanted to create an environment to positively impact as many lives as possible.  Inspirational music has a unique way of doing that, especially when it’s presented by Fred and Donnie.”  (more…)

07/23

Stellar LogoCHICAGO, IL (July 22, 2014) -The biggest night in Gospel music, The Annual Stellar Gospel Music Awards, is moving to a new venue and taping date in celebration of its 30th Anniversary milestone.   The show’s producer announced today that the telecast will be taped in front of a live audience at the Orleans Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada with a new Spring production date, shifting from January to March 28, 2015. (more…)

07/16

Gladys Knight(Las Vegas, NV) – July 16, 2014 – Seven-time GRAMMY Award winner Gladys Knight connects to her gospel roots with her upcoming album Where My Heart Belongs.  Releasing on September 9th on Shadow Mountain Records for Deseret Book, Where My Heart Belongs finds Knight once again returning to gospel music to share her faith, inspire listeners, and testify to God’s goodness throughout her personal life and career.

Georgia-born Gladys Knight is no stranger to gospel music. The beginnings of her multi-decade, illustrious career began within the stained glass windows of the church.  From an early age she sang in the church choir.  She attributes her mother’s faith to her initial encounter and connection between Christ and music. (more…)

07/16

biggerBirmingham, AL: On the heels of the success of their chart topping single “Bigger Than All”, Birmingham Entertainment/Epic Entity Music Group Launches Signature ‘Bigger Than All” Video Contest.

Gospel Recording artists Signature has definitely made their mark in the gospel community. Sister trio Bonnie Lett, Michelle Lett and Kristie Robinson are sharing the good news that God is bigger than any situation or circumstance.

Submit your music video of you, singing Signature’s  single “Bigger Than All” and be eligible to win cash prizes up to $500.00. Now you can be a part of the “Bigger Than All” movement.. (more…)

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