Posts Tagged ‘25th Anniversary’

Mississippi Mass Choir Takes You There

Monday, December 3rd, 2012

There’s a praise celebration going on as Mississippi Mass Choir extends a first class invitation for you to join them as they embark upon their 2012 tour of Spain.  Gospelflava, your #1 source for “Everything Gospel”  will have all access as America’s Favorite Choir travels abroad making stops in the following cities:

San Sebastian
Miranda de Ebro
Arrasate Mondragon
Go behind the scenes, take in the sights and sounds of Spain, catch up on rehearsals and so much more. Stay with for exclusives that you can’t get anywhere else. Prepare yourself for the 25th Anniversary Year Long Celebration of the Mississippi Mass Choir. More news to follow.

Mississippi Mass Choir, Mosie Burks and Chad Johnson

Monday, November 12th, 2012

In 1988, Frank Williams, member of the Jackson Southernaires and executive for Malaco Records set out to form a choir using Mississippi singers and musicians.  The auditions resulted in over 100 singers coming from across the state and after hours of intensive rehearsals, The Mississippi Mass Choir recorded their first album and video on October 29, 1988.  The project hit #1 on the Billboard charts within 5 weeks of its release  in 1989 and rode the charts for 45 weeks, garnering the choir top honors at GMWA and the Stellar Awards as well as Soul Train and Dove Award nominations.  (more…)