GRAMMY®-nominated iconic choirmaster Ricky Dillard makes his Motown Gospel debut with the multi-track single "Release," featuring Tiff Joy, and "More Abundantly Medley," available for streaming and download across all digital platforms.
Dillard will also join fans today at 12pm ET for a live chat as he premieres the compelling performance video of his new anthem "Release" on his YouTube channel. "Release," feat. Tiff Joy, is already impacting the Gospel radio charts, landing in the BDS Most Added list this week, and receiving a tremendous response from programmers and fans. The music video for "More Abundantly Medley" had fans buzzing when it hit YouTube earlier this week.
The two singles are the first songs released from Dillard's sold-out live recording in Chicago last Fall. In addition to the 11-song audio recording, the spirit-filled performance was filmed for video release.
Ricky Dillard, a multi-GRAMMY®-nominated artist and innovator of choir music has been sharing his gift for gospel with the world for more than three decades. Recently celebrated as a pioneering choirmaster in Rolling Stone and TIME magazines, he has made an immeasurable mark on the genre and inspired some of the most successful artists in the music industry. In addition, he has shared the stage with the likes of Patti LaBelle, Jennifer Hudson, Queen Latifah, Debbie Allen, Bonnie Raitt and P. Diddy.
Motown Gospel is one of the most prominent gospel music companies in the world, boasting over two decades of chart-topping and award-winning artists, albums and songs. A division of Capitol CMG/Universal Music Group, the world's leading Christian music company and market leader in recorded music, distribution, and music publishing, Motown Gospel's artist roster has included Tasha Cobbs Leonard, Smokie Norful, Tye Tribbett, Brian Courtney Wilson, Kierra Sheard, The Clark Sisters and more.