Gospel Music Heritage Month, a celebration of gospel music’s valuable, long-standing contributions to American culture, was first designated by Congress in 2008 as a result of a push spearheaded by GMC, the Gospel Music Association and The Recording Academy®. “We are incredibly proud and pleased that Gospel Music Heritage Month has established itself as an [...]
Gospel music legend Bishop Walter Hawkins has died at age 61. The Grammy Award winning contemporary gospel singer succumbed on Sunday after a battle with pancreatic cancer. During his 30-plus-year career in gospel, which consisted of at least 14 albums since 1975, Hawkins created an extensive catalog of music both as a solo artist and [...]
Get your Ipods and MP3 players out and put this one on the top of your playlist. Enjoy!
Sometimes we just need a little reminder of why we are here. This song really ministers to me. Enjoy!
Gospel fever returns to the New York Tri-State area on Saturday, June 19, 2010 at the Prudential Center (165 Mulberry Street, Newark, NJ). The auditions are now complete and competitors are preparing to share the stage with some of the biggest names in Gospel including the legendary Dionne Warwick, Hezekiah Walker, Vickie Winans, Kurt Carr, [...]
I don’t know about you but I haven’t heard many great contemporary gospel groups in a while. Some have been good but, there wasn’t enough that was different about them to provoke me to purchase their album. So, I chose to stick with what and whom I was familiar. Well, we all know that first [...]
Heritage Mass Choir is a group of young Koreans who have adapted the Afro-American style of contemporary gospel music and have made it there own. I was amazed when I saw this! Sometimes we forget the influence, the affect, and wide spread appeal that music has. Even though I don’t understand Korean, the music and the message shine [...]
If you were able to catch BET’s Celebration of Gospel 2010 I’m sure your soul was delighted when you heard the incomparable Marvin Sapp debut his latest release. The Best in Me, the first release from Pastor Sapp’s forthcoming album, Here I Am, was released today! Check out Amazon.com and purchase this single for just [...]