Posts Tagged ‘Andrae Crouch’

2013 GMA Dove Award Nominees Announced

Wednesday, August 21st, 2013

DOVE-awards-press-conferenceThe nominees for the 2013 GMA Dove Awards were announced via press conference today. Tamela Mann received multiple nominations including Song of the Year, Artist of the Year and Gospel Performance of the Year. Newcomer Tasha Cobbs also received nods for New Artist of the Year, Contemporary/Urban Gospel Song of the Year and Contemporary/Urban Album of the Year.. Other gospel nominees include Andrae Crouch, Charles Jenkins and Fellowship Chicago, Israel Houghton, Anita Wilson, John P Kee, Jonathan McReynolds and Anthony Brown and Group Therapy.

The Dove Awards will be announced on October 15th, 2013 during ceremonies held at the Allen Arena on the David Lipscomb University Campus in the city of Nashville.

Click here for a complete list of this year’s nominees



Riverphlo Announces Signing of Keith Staten

Monday, May 6th, 2013

Keith StatenCommissioned fans let up a collective shout as Luther Mano Hanes, President/CEO of Riverphlo Music Group announced the signing of former Commissioned lead singer Keith Staten. The Riverphlo family of artists already includes multiple Grammy and Dove award winner Andrae Crouch, Vonnie Lopez and Leon Timbo.

“This is a great day for our Riverphlo team,” said Riverphlo President, Mano Hanes. “Keith Staten is not only one of gospel’s most distinguished voices but is a true worshiper. As one of my biggest influences, Keith helped shape the sound and legacy of the great gospel group Commissioned. I am truly humbled and honored to help shape his solo career.”

The album will be Staten’s first studio recording in over 15 years and is scheduled for a Summer, 2014 release.

One Way Experience Celebrates The Jesus Movement With National Tour and DVD Taping

Tuesday, April 23rd, 2013

Grammy and Dove Award winners Andrae Crouch, Chuck Girard, Evie, Michael Omartian, Randy Stonehill and The Archers will embark on a 36 city national tour starting with a two night cOWE_photooncert and tv/dvd taping at Nashville’s Ryman Auditorium May 18th and 19th.

With a combined total of over 230 albums recorded, these renowned musicians launched the revolutionary Jesus Movement forever introducing the world to contemporary Christian music.  The reaction to their music was immediate and profound. “’Wow! Are they singing about Jesus?!’” recounts Steve Archer, member of the Grammy-wining trio, The Archers. “We were putting the Word in the faces of people that had never heard it,” said Crouch, one of Christian music’s most revered songwriters and artists.

The One Way Experience concerts will embrace, pay tribute to, and rekindle an awareness of the innovative artists who spearheaded this incredible movement.




Billboard Releases Best of 2012 Lists Andrae Crouch, Charles Jenkins

Friday, December 14th, 2012

Billboard has released its year end charts and topping the Gospel Songs Chart is Let the Church Say Amen from Andrae Crouch featuring Marvin L. Winans followed by Awesome from Charles Jenkins and Fellowship Chicago.  Rounding out the top ten are My Testimony (Marvin Sapp), Shifting the Atmosphere (Jason Nelson), After This (JJ Hairston and YP), I Won’t Go Back (William McDowell), I Feel Good (Fred Hammond) Still Able (James Fortune), Go Get It (Mary Mary) and One More Time (Zacardi Cortez featuring John P Kee).

The Year End most popular gospel songs are determined by radio airplay detections as measured by Nielsen BDS.

Jessica Reedy and Andrae Crouch Debut Strong On the Billboard Charts!!

Thursday, October 6th, 2011

Music Legend, Andrae’ Crouch debuts at the # 6 spot this week with his new release “The Journey”  on the Top Gospel Billboard chart. Crouch released an amazing project and you can go to your music media outlets to continue to support the album!

Jessica Reedy has been a mainstay  in the gospel music world since she made it to the top two on season 2 of BET Sunday Best! The beloved soulful singer debuts at the #1 spot for the week of October 15th on the Billboard Gospel Albums chart! You can pick up “From The Heart” today at your music media outlets!

Great New Releases Today! Jessica Reedy, Andrae Crouch, and Vicki Yohe!!

Tuesday, September 27th, 2011


 “From the Heart” by Jessica Reedy on Light Records

The Journey” by Andrae’ Crouch on Riverphlo Entertainment

I’m At Peace” by Vicki Yohe on Shanachie Entertainment

The Legendary Andrae’ Crouch Is Releasing “The Journey” 9/27 Save The Date!

Thursday, September 1st, 2011

Andrae’ Crouch is a beloved arranger, writer, composer, producer, recording artist, musician, and overall star of the music industry. He has worked with the best and brightest in the music world. Crouch is set to release his forthcoming recording effort “The Journey 9/27 on Riverphlo Entertainment. A true veteran in the music world, many have grown up listening to his work in the gospel genre and beyond. Save the date and check out your music retailers to get your hands on this project.

Kristle Murden I Can’t Let Go on Itunes and

Saturday, July 31st, 2010

Kristle Murden burst onto the gospel music scene with I’ll Be Thinking of You on Andrae Crouch’s 1981 Dreaming LP on Light Records. The smash hit garnered Kristle her very own solo project, I Can’t Let Go. After its initial release, the album set in the Light Records vaults for over 20 years.  I am pleased to report that the album in its entirety is now available on Itunes and for mp3 downloads.  Congrats to the Light Records team for finally giving us this one, I do have a list of a couple others that need reissuing if someone would only TALK TO ME.