Posts Tagged ‘Awesome’

Pastor Charles Jenkins Rejoices With Radio Show

Thursday, July 9th, 2015

CharlesTaraJenkinsGrammy winner and Billboard chart topping singer/songwriter and recording artist Pastor Charles Jenkins is moving into radio with the launch of Inspired People Radio, a 2 hour music and infotainment show on Rejoice Musical Soulfood network.  Jenkins, who serves as pastor of Chicago’s Fellowship Baptist Church will make the show of family affair by having his wife, Dr. Tara join him as co-host.  Pastor Jenkins and Fellowship Chicago is riding the airwaves with War,  the single from their Any Given Sunday CD in the top ten on Billboard’s Hot Gospel Songs chart.

“My wife Dr. Tara and I are so grateful to Mike Chandler for the opportunity to join the Rejoice Musical Soul Food Family with our new radio show,” Jenkins noted. “Inspired People Radio is a combination of everything inspiring, fun, empowering and uplifting. We call it radio’s remix and we add a dose of family, friends and more.” The show will boast interviews with celebrities and intriguing regular folks as well as segments focusing on faith, wisdom, business, health, music and more.”

Charles Jenkins Sounds The War Cry

Thursday, February 5th, 2015

PastorCharlesJenkinsAlbumCoverAward winning songwriter and Inspired People recording artist Pastor Charles Jenkins’ new single War has been effective in sounding the alarm to rally the church to action.  “War is a victory anthem, fight song, and an inspirational prayer,” says Jenkins. “I believe everyone is fighting for victory in one way or another every day.  Sometimes life is like a boxing ring and Satan brings new and often multiple opponents into our lives. This song is a reminder of who you are, whose you are, and calls on your faith, strength, and hope in God. It is a reminder not to settle for defeat when victory is an option.”

War is the first single from Any Given Sunday, the follow up disc to Best of Both Worlds that yielded the hit Awesome.  The new CD features Jenkins and Fellowship Chicago Choir with guest appearances from Rev. Clay Evans, John P. Kee, Beverly Crawford, Byron Cage, Jonathan McReynolds, Sean Hodo, Kevin Vasser, Tanesha Jefferson and the new Inspired People recording artist Donishisa Ballard. The CD hits stores and digital outlets March 17th.

BET & ICON MANN Salute Charles Jenkins As Man of Change

Tuesday, February 11th, 2014

Jenkins 9Celebrating the positive impact that Black men are making domestically and across the globe, BET and ICON MANN joined forces to launch 28 Men of Change. As part of the month long celebration, BET Networks will honor pastor, singer, songwriter, life coach and businessman Charles Jenkins as one of the ’28 Men of Change’ with an exclusive interview highlighting his success at combining his passions with his purpose.

The interview will air on BET, Centric, BET.com and Centric.com throughout the day on February 11th. “I am very humbled to be among the youngest on the list of true Icons who are painting positive pictures for what young black men can become,” says Jenkins.

His follow up single, “Real Love” drops  today on iTunes, Amazon, Google Play, and Spotify. The video for the single will premiere on Wednesday, February 12th on BET’s “106 and Park.”

Charles Jenkins Extends Deadline for Songwriting Contest

Friday, March 1st, 2013

Pastor Charles Jenkins has extended the deadline for the Inspired People Music Songwriting Contest to March 31st, 2013. ThJenkins 9e 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…)

New Music: Lisa Page Brooks, Charles Jenkins and Fellowship Chicago, Earl Bynum and More

Monday, December 17th, 2012

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.

Charles Jenkins and Fellowship Chicago DVD and Digital Release on November 20th

Friday, October 26th, 2012

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.