Few acts can cross-pollinate genres with ease and success as Angelo and Veronica. In a culture of segregation where black Gospel radio and the rest of CCM have tacit lines drawn between their artists and songs, Angelo and Veronica were one of the first artists to have hits in both camps.
Brant Hansen's new book BLESSED ARE THE MISFITS brings good news! Hansen's style is both highly insightful and just plain fun-to-read. He's a popular, nationally syndicated radio host, but he's also introverted, highly analytical, and skeptical by nature. BLESSED ARE THE MISFITS is stunningly, brutally honest, and it's leavened with a distinct, conversational, self-effacing humor that is a hallmark of Hansen's on-air, writing, and public speaking style.
Award-winning Christian hip hop/rap artist Young Sainthas released his latest effort entitled, TRANSITION LIVE (G-one Music Group, LLC), available now on all purchasing and streaming digital outlets including iTunes, Apple Music and Spotify (http://smarturl.it/youngsaint).
With an ongoing commitment-both onstage and off-to fight human trafficking, this year chart-topping rockers and modern day abolitionists Remedy Drive have further increased their efforts to combat the sex slavery epidemic around the world.
For the first time in the history of the Gospel Music Association, the 2017 Dove Award for Southern Gospel Album of the Year was awarded to a solo artist. Traditionally a group-driven category, this year's recipient was Resurrection, the latest offering from singer/songwriter Joseph Habedank. Produced by Wayne Haun and co-written by Habedank, Resurrectioncontains the chart-topping single, 'Here He Comes,' and is the sophomore studio release by the talented singer.
Just in time for the upcoming holiday season, accomplished violinist Susan Holloway has released her new album, Joy To The World. The compilation of Christmas classics and faith-based standards is available now on iTunes, Spotify and at SusanHollwayMusic.com.
Gospel music powerhouse, Earnest Pugh, has added a new a new accolade to his mantle. Earlier this year, Pugh starred in The 34th Annual Black Music and The Civil Rights Movement Concert at The Black Academy of Arts and Letters (TBAAL) in Dallas.
On Friday, November 24th, GRAMMY® Award-winner and GPE Records recording artist, Patti LaBelle, will deliver a new holiday collection, Patti LaBelle and Friends - Home for the Holidays, which will be available on CD and via digital and streaming outlets everywhere.
Two-time GRAMMY® nominated RCA/Inspiration recording artist TRAVIS GREENE will kick off 2018 with a U.S. tour beginning February 18 through March 1. Launching at the Majestic Theatre in Detroit, Michigan, the tour will hit Detroit, Michigan, Chicago, IL, Pittsburgh, PA, New York, NY, Philadelphia, PA, Richmond, VA, Washington, DC, Charlotte, NC and Atlanta, GA.
Julie Elias is set for a Thanksgiving holiday filled with gratitude as the Christian entertainer celebrates a career first of breaking into the Top 50 on the Billboard Christian INSPO/Soft AC charts alongside the release of her new album, "A Girl Like Me." The chart-climbing single, "Awaken," is the debut release from the 12-song album.
The word "Americana" is a genre-trawling word these days. It can be used to encompass anything from country to alternative rock to folk to rock to bluegrass to old time Gospel music. And this is how the Nelons are giving definition to this nebulous word here too.
Powerhouse vocalist MARi brings her own unique style to the holiday season with her new EP, Have Yourself a MARi Little Christmas. Produced by David Mullen, Gregatron and Paul David, the bi-lingual 5-song EP features a fresh take on MARi's favorite Christmas classics.
Whitney Houston is called the Voice with reason. Though she did wrestle many demons in her lifetime, one thing we can't fault Houston is that she had a voice that pulverises. Every second of this 14-track CD is a glorious moment.
Johnny Minick and the Stewart Brothers bring a unique style of Western Music to a long awaited audience seeking a bright clear sound of exclusive, rich harmonies and vibrant arrangements. Partnering with Spring Hill Music Group, they are releasing their self-titled album on January 12, 2018.
Centricity Music's newest artist, producer/programmer Neon Feather -aka Ben Thompson- has released "The Long Way Home," his first single through the label.