Pastor Charles Jenkins has extended the deadline for the Inspired People Music Songwriting Contest to March 31st, 2013. The celebrated songwriter of the smash hit Awesome and Stellar Award winner is giving up-and-coming songwriters a chance to have their songs included on the upcoming Charles Jenkins and Fellowship Chicago CD. Jenkins says about the contest, “This is our way of inspiring songwriters, giving back and creating opportunities for the next generation and beyond. We want someone to write a worship song to inspire the world to sing!” (more…)
Posts Tagged ‘Awesome’
Have you heard? There’s new music coming to radio. Habakkuk music drops 3 new singles. Lisa Page Brooks is following up on the release of Better Than Life with God Thing. The song is the collaborative effort of Lisa and her husband, pastor/songwriter/musician Michael Brooks and comes from her 2013 CD release aptly titled Ready. Two time Stellar Award nominee Minister Earl Bynum and the 100 voice Mount Unity Choir raises their voices in song on Bless the Name of the Lord from their debut CD dropping in February, 2013. Rounding out the Habakkuk releases is God is Good from Gerald Scott and Company.
Pastor Charles Jenkins and Fellowship Chicago is following up on the success of the smash hit Awesome with the release of their new single I Will Live by offering a free digital download via the Inspired People Music website. There is an Awesome Remix featuring Isaac Caree, Jessica Reedy and Canton Jones making the rounds. Also announced was news of a Inspired People Music songwriting contest. Contestants will submit their praise and worship original composition to a panel with the chances of having it appear on Fellowship Chicago’s next CD.
Mark your calendars for the release of Pastor Charles Jenkins and Fellowship Chicago’s The Best of Both Worlds DVD and Deluxe Edition digital version on November 20th. The Best of Both Worlds CD, the first release for the Inspired People/EMI Gospel label spent three consecutive weeks in the top spot on Billboard’s Top Gospel Albums chart and Awesome, the lead single has remained at #1 on Billboard’s Hot Gospel Songs charts for 15 weeks. Charles Jenkins and Fellowship Chicago received eight nominations for the 28th Annual Stellar Awards including Artist of the Year, Song of the Year, Choir of the Year and Traditional CD of the Year.