Archive for the ‘Recording Events’ Category

AME Music Conference Returns To Chicago

Wednesday, November 4th, 2015

The African MetMCAM 2015hodist Episcopal Church International Music and Christian Arts  Ministry (MCAM) Conference brings Pastors, Praise leaders, Drama teams and liturgical dancers from across the country to the city of Chicago November 4th – 7th.  Reverend Anthony Vinson, MCAM Director,  shared his excitement about this year’s event: “we  are elated to be back in Chicago this year, grateful to God for all his blessings.  This is the time that we are able to gather from all parts of the globe for fellowship and a time of impartation.  The bible instruction was for us to play both loud and skillfully and it is to our advantage to seek every opportunity to perfect our skills and abilities to offer greater service to the body of Christ.

The MCAM Conference will bring a number of noted clinicians and gospel artists to Chicago including Lamar Campbell, Melonie Daniels, Troy Bright, and Adrian Dunn.  Additional details can be found at the MCAM website. Other highlights include the welcome service with keynote speaker Bishop John Bryant, a musicians clinic and the DVD recording of the AME Mass Choir.

Preashea Hilliard Takes Us To The Glory Experience

Wednesday, November 4th, 2015

Houston Texas is still abuzz from the October 21st live recording of Preashea Hilliard.  Five years after the release of her debut project Live Out Loud, the prolific worship leader and youngest daughter of Houston Pastors Bishop IV and Dr. Bridgette Hilliard invited worshipers to experience worship from a deeper level. Starting with the firsPreshea and Tashat song, Isaiah 40, the tone of worship was set for the night with every song taking the audience higher and higher.

The  event drew a number of gospel luminaries including CeCe Winans, Ernest Pugh, Steve Crawford and Dadra Crawford Greathouse of Anointed, Brian Courtney Wilson, Jonathan Nelson and Tasha Cobbs. Hilliard wasted no time in invoking the presence of God through worship on the power packed evening, bringing the audience to their feet on the Tasha Cobbs composition Lord, You Amaze Me.  Hilliard contributed ten original compositions on the project with writing assistance provided by her co producer and music director Eric King.

The Glory Experience is scheduled for a 2016 release.

Live Recording For Chrystal Rucker

Monday, October 26th, 2015

RuckerSinger and song stylist Chrystal Rucker uses her annual Sharing the Harvest concert as the setting for her next recording during Thanksgiving weekend.  The live recording event will take place  on Friday, November 27th  at the Canaan Worship Center in Kansas City, Missouri.  Joining her on for the recording will be Sunday Best Favorite and recent Clout Music Group signee Durward Davis, Pastor Tim Rogers, Anthony Brown, Darius Paulk and Karlton Humes.

Timiney Figueroa Records

Wednesday, October 21st, 2015


Brooklyn native Timiney Figueroa is set for her first live recording! One of gospel’s favorite soloists, Figueroa has finally stepped out on her own.


Lisa Page Brooks Set For First Live Recording

Friday, September 25th, 2015

Mark your calendars forLisa Page October 23rd as the city of Detroit serves as the backdrop for Lisa Page Brooks’ first live solo recording.  This not to be missed event will take place at the Christian Tabernacle Church in Detroit, MI.  Music Legend and Commissioned co-founder Bishop Michael Brooks will produce the live music set including a highly anticipated reunion of the group Witness.

““We decided to do a live recording because my live performances often take on a deeper dimension than what we capture in the studio. I couldn’t think of a better special guest artist for the night,” Lisa Page Brooks says. “The fun of getting together to do a medley and getting to see everybody again is going to be a lot of fun. I’m looking forward to a great time.”

The Clark Sisters and Kierra Sheard Guest on Greater Emmanuel Live Recording August 17th

Wednesday, July 22nd, 2015

clark sisters glamDrew and KarenOf course, we knew it was bound to happen, and now we know when.  August 17th will more than likely go down as a historic moment when proud pastor Bishop J Drew Sheard presents the Greater Emmanuel Institutional Mass Choir in a live recording. If you remember, Greater Emmanuel’s 1994 CD The Sun Will Shine Again peaked at number 30 on the Billboard Top Gospel Albums charts and produced the radio hit Get the Glory. Of equal importance is the fact that Greater Emmanuel is the spiritual home of Detroit’s leading ladies,  The Clark Sisters (Karen Clark Sheard serves as first lady),  BET Sunday Best Judge Kierra Sheard and J Drew Sheard III.

As anticipated, the Clark Sisters and Kierra will make guest appearances on the CD and GEI minister of music and decorated producer Derrick Starks will share production duties with J Drew Sheard III.   Starks, who is a former music director for the Trumpet Awards and contributed to the Stellar Award nominated Temple of Deliverance Women’s Choir project is the composer of several chart topping compositions including So Many Times, He Brought Me and Take It Back (all recorded by Dorinda Clark Cole) which was celebrated by BMI as 2010’s Most Performed Gospel Song of the Year.

Martha Munizzi Records New CD

Friday, June 26th, 2015

June 26th is the datemarthamunizzi2 set for the live recording of GRAMMY-nominated, Stellar and Dove Award-winning inspirational artist Martha Munizzi at Miami’s Metro Life Church. Israel Houghton will return in the producer’s seat for this project along with guest appearance from Anthony Evans.  The recording becomes a family affair as the Munizzi children join their mom for this praise and worship experience.

Micah Stampley to record new LIVE EP & DVD directed by Kim Fields

Thursday, June 11th, 2015

International recording artist Micah Stampley is set to record a live EP/DVD recording on June 26, 2015 in Dallas, Georgia at Oasis Family Life Church.

Micah  Stampley Billed to be an evening of worship, Stampley will introduce new worship anthems penned by he and his co-writer wife Heidi, as well as others. He will also revamp some of his most well-known songs from his previous five recordings.  A multi-camera DVD shoot will be directed by award winning director and actress Kim Fields of Facts of Life and Living Single fame. This will be the initial phase of several projects that the “Holiness” singer and his wife are producing.

EXCLUSIVE – Jesse White Live Recording Recap

Wednesday, June 10th, 2015

MusiTemple Church Praise Choir in Actionc City showed itself hospitable hosting the live recording of Same Seed’s Jesse White  on Sunday, June 7th at the Temple Church.  The guest list included a number of Gospel personalities including Dr. Bobby Jones, SDemetrus Alexander serves as MCan Franklin Jackson and Nashville Super Choir’s Dr. Everett Drake along with the Gospel executive branch being represented by Roderick Jemison and Tammy Taylor.  Demetrus Alexander Stewart served as the host for the night’s festivities and admonished the attendees to prepare themselves for a night of anointed music and powerful praise.

The heavens opened as Benita Washington led the people into worship and Jesse took the floor backed by Pastor Victor Wynn and the Temple Church Praise Choir. The music of the disc gives a wide array of Gospel sounds including an impassioned pipe organ solo from Nathan Burbank on Come Thou Fount. Another of the evening’s highlights came as Jesse was joined by his twin Jeffrey at the mic to the glow of adoration from their parents listened intently and taking the moment in.  Look for the Jesse and Jeffrey sing againalbum release in the 4th quarter of the year.

Same Seed’s Jesse White Set For Live Recording in Nashville

Friday, May 29th, 2015

Jesse White, one half of the dynamic duo Same Seed will step out as front man on his debut live recording taking place on June 7th at the Temple Church in NaJessewhitessshville.  Jesse and Jeffrey gained notoriety singing lead on the hit God Is Able recorded by Joe Leavell and the St Stephens Temple Choir.   In recent years, the brothers made an appearance on the debut project of EPM Music Group recording artist Vincent Tharpe and Kenosis.  Tharpe will join Vincent Wynn, Derrick Lee, Kendall Wyatt and Jason Clayborn contributing music for the project.