Archive for February, 2013

TV Monitor Bobby Jones Gospel: Bryan Wilson, Dottie Peoples and Jason Nelson

Friday, February 22nd, 2013

Dottie niceBryanBobby Jones Gospel returns to BET this Sunday with appearances from Dottie Peoples, Jason Nelson and Bryan Wilson.  Peoples is riding high with the February 12th release of her latest CD  I Got This and Wilson debuts his current radio single Expect You Now.  New artist Mary Glover also makes an appearance.  Bobby Jones Gospel airs on BET on Sundays.  Check your local listings for time and station in your area.

Staple Singers’ Cleotha Staples Passes

Friday, February 22nd, 2013

GOSPELflava receiveStaplesd word of the passing of Cleotha Staples, founding member of the the legendary Staple Singers at the age of 78 in Chicago following a battle with Alzheimer’s disease.

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Pastor Smokie Norful Looking For Singers & Musicians

Friday, February 22nd, 2013

376GRAMMY Award Winning singer and songwriter Pastor Smokie Norful is on a quest to find the hottest talent in the music industry. He’s looking for  female singers along with drummers, bass players, keyboardists & lead guitarists.  The auditions will be held online via video submissions;  singers and musicians can upload a 90 second video of their performance. For official rules and how to submit your video,  log onto SmokieNorful.com

Michelle Williams In New Reality Show

Wednesday, February 20th, 2013

MichelleFormer Destiny’s Child Star Michelle Williams has inked a deal for a new reality show with Entertainment One Television. E1 is also behind the hit reality show featuring gospel duo Mary Mary.   (more…)

WOW Gospel 2013, Tasha Cobbs, William Murphy & More Top The Billboard Gospel Charts For the Week of 2/23/13

Wednesday, February 20th, 2013

BILLBOARD.COM chronicles the top selling albums in music each week. So we’re bringing this info about the Gospel music genre to your fingertips each week, right here. We will highlight the Top 5 Gospel Albums & The Top 5 Gospel Songs!

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Fred Hammond and United Tenors Unveil CD Cover

Tuesday, February 19th, 2013

imageFred Hammond’s partners in crime David Hollister and Eric Roberson went to social media tonight to unveil the United Tenors CD cover. Here In Our Praise is making waves at radio and the CD drops March 26

Kandi Burruss and Pastor Marvin Sapp Hit #1

Monday, February 18th, 2013

69254_10151433187299380_1446519879_nReal Housewife of Atlanta star, Kandi Burruss new single “Prayed Up” featuring Pastor Marvin Sapp has hit #1 on the iTunes Gospel Chart. Despite the backlash Kandi has received being a secular artist and business woman, the message in the song has “flown above” the “drama” and its message has reached the hearts of the Gospel community. Pastor Marvin Sapp took to his facebook page and thanked Kandi for allowing him to be apart of the process and for sharing her heart through song. Kandi told her audience on social media she has no plans to do a gospel album, she simply wanted to release a song that’s her testimony and share her heart through song. Viewers were able to see Pastor Marvin Sapp in the studio on the recent episode of The Real Housewives of Atlanta. “Stay Prayed Up” is available on all digital outlets.

Lecrae Joins Chaka Khan for Its Not Over

Friday, February 15th, 2013

LecraeFollowing up on his Grammy win for Best Gospel Album, Reach Records recording artist Lecrae joins ten time Grammy Award Winner Chaka Khan on her new single, Its Not Over.  The single is available for digital download today and is  part of the Ikhan Project scheduled for release on April 30th.

Sunday Best Season 6 Audition Songs Revealed

Wednesday, February 13th, 2013

Sunday-Best-09_aBET Sunday Best Auditions are about to begin and BET has released the official list of audition songs contestants can sing:

Audition Songs

1. I Need Your Glory – Earnest Pugh
2. Nobody Greater – Vashawn Mitchell
3. Awesome – Charles Jenkins
4. Thank You Lord (For All You’ve Done For Me) – Walter Hawkins
5. I’ll Make It – Hezekiah Walker
6. Turning Around For Me – Vashawn Mitchell
7. Indescribable – Kierra Sheard
8. Holy Holy Holy – Traditional Version
9. I Need Thee Every Hour – Traditional Version
10. No Not One (There’s Not A Friend) – Traditional Version
11. Near The Cross (In The Cross) – Traditional Version
12. Blessed Assurance – Traditional Version
13. Blessed Quietness – Traditional Version
14. Jesus Paid It All – Traditional Version
15. Never Alone – Traditional Version
16. Battle Hymn Of The Republic – Traditional Version
17. It Pays To Serve Jesus – Traditional Version
18. Just As I Am – Traditional Version
19. Since Jesus Came Into My Heart – Traditional Version
20. It Is Well – Traditional Version
21. Power In The Blood – Traditional Version
22. Savior, Like A Shepherd Lead Us – Traditional Version
23. I Surrender All – Traditional Version
24. Bye and Bye (When The Morning Comes) – Traditional Version

See Who Tops The Billboard Charts In Gospel Music For The Week of 2/16/13!

Tuesday, February 12th, 2013

BILLBOARD.COM chronicles the top selling albums in music each week. So we’re bringing this info about the Gospel music genre to your fingertips each week, right here. We will highlight the Top 5 Gospel Albums & The Top 5 Gospel Songs!

For the week of February 16th, 2013

TOP 5 GOSPEL  ALBUMS

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