The famed Miami Mass Choir made their return to Gospel music after being away from the music scene for fifteen years. Their December 2016 independent digital release THE MIAMI MASS CHOIR: LIVE AT THE ADRIENNE ARSHT CENTER landed at #8 on the Billboard Top Gospel Albums chart. Director and founder Marc Cooper and his league of talented singers and musicians are proving that their acclaimed artistry is even more so refined and pristine, and that choirs continue to have a thriving presence and competitive eminence in the music industry.
With an increasing demand from consumers, The Miami Mass Choir album will now be available in stores across the country. The choir has entered into an exclusive physical distribution partnership with Nashville, TN based Central South Distribution. Via Marc Cooper's MaJo Records, Central South, and marketing powered byThe Bellamy Group, the album hits music and Christian bookstore shelves July 21.
"We are blessed to have the opportunity to work with Marc Cooper and Miami Mass Choir on their newest release Live At The Adrienne Arsht Center," says Randy Davidson, CEO of Central South Distribution, Inc. "The physical album will be in stores on July 21 and we expect to see strong sales to support this musically diverse and lively album."
The Miami Mass Choir's radio single "Lord Of Everything" continues to rise up the Billboard BDS Gospel Radio Chart with a solid seat in the Top 40 peaking at #34 this week. The dynamic praise anthem is lead by Miami Mass Choir's Danette Inyang.
To add to the incredible momentum from their return to music, The Miami Mass Choir recently received their first music award nominations for this album. The choir has been nominated for four 2017 Kingdom Image Awards in the categories of Large Choir Of The Year, Artist Of The Year, Album Of The Year and Song of The Year ("Lord of Everything"). The Kingdom Image Awards Show and ceremony will be held October 5 in Columbus, OH. Voting is open to the public. http://www.kingdomimageawards.com/vote/
THE MIAMI MASS CHOIR: LIVE AT THE ADRIENNE ARSHT CENTER album is a musical wellspring of Traditional Gospel, Latin, Praise & Worship, Quartet and Soul infused into one diverse album crafted to sonic perfection. Special guests on the album include: Soul singer Betty Wright, Traditional Gospel vocalist Beverly Crawford, Latin CCM singer Tony LeBron and Gospel crooner Zacardi Cortez.