Posts Tagged ‘Bobby Jones Gospel’

Final Season Of Bobby Jones Gospel Announced

Saturday, April 25th, 2015

After 34 Bobby Moses Twinkie Kirkuplifting seasons, BET announced the final season of Bobby Jones Gospel,  the longest-continuously-running original cable TV show will tape this summer.  Bobby Jones Gospel has brought great gospel singers and music into the homes of millions each week and a special season is planned as the gospel community comes to bid farewell.

JJ Hairston & Youthful Praise Hit #1 On Billboard

Thursday, November 13th, 2014

SHIRTEDIT_MG_7911Its a victorious celebration as JJ Hairston & Youthful Praise’s 7th CD I See Victory which made its debut at #2 on the Billboard Top Gospel Albums Chart rises to the #1 spot.  Youthful Praise has and continues to be a dominant force  delivering songs of celebration including After This, Incredible God, Incredible Praise, Deliverer and Awesome God.  Hairston and YP will perform Bless Me on BET’s Bobby Jones Gospel on Sunday, November 23rd.

 

Kirk Franklin, Moses Tyson and Twinkie Clark Kick Off New Season of Bobby Jones Gospel

Friday, October 3rd, 2014

Bobby Moses Twinkie KirkFall 2014 ushers in the 34th Season of Bobby Jones Gospel, the longest running original series on cable television on Sunday, October 5th.  Kirk Franklin co hosts the fall premiere on Sunday and presents The Walls Group and Tasha Page Lockhart from his Fo Yo Soul Entertainment label.  The show also features Vickie Yohe, a pairing from Moses Tyson and the incomparable Twinkie Clark of the Clark Sisters as well as Dr. Jones and NSC.

Check your local listings from time and station information in your area.

Bobby Jones New CD Available March 25th

Tuesday, February 25th, 2014

Howard Hewett, Ann Nesby, Shawn McLemore, Tommye Young West, Renee Spearman and Paul Jackson Jr.join Dr. Bobby Jones and his group NSC for Rejoice with Me, his latest offering from Echopark/JDI RecorDBJ Rejoice With Meds dropping on March 25th. The title cut featuring Faith Evans has been in the top 20 of the Billboard Hot Gospel Songs Chart for three months.

Dr. Jones has been a mainstay on Sunday mornings with his Bobby Jones Gospel Show, the longest running program in cable television history on BET and has released a dozen or so albums over the years.  His backing ensemble, NSC (formerly the Nashville Super Choir) joins him weekly on Sunday as well as on the new disc.

Faith Evans and Dr. Bobby Jones Team Up for Rejoice With Me

Wednesday, October 23rd, 2013

Get ready for new music from Dr. Bobby Jones. As host of the longest running show in cable television history (33 years & counting), Dr. Bbobby jones - faith evans radio singleobby Jones is a trailblazer & icon revered around the world. For his latest project, Dr. Jones enlists support from Grammy winner Faith Evans  with the end result being Rejoice With Me, the new single impacting radio this week.  The CD is scheduled for an early 2014 release on EchoPark/JDI/Caroline/Capitol Records.  Faith Evans was ecstatic about working with Dr. Jones.   “I am so excited about the release of ‘Rejoice with Me’ and I’m proud to be a part of Dr. Jones’ forthcoming CD project. Having watched his show for years to see my favorite gospel artists, as well as his singers & band, I never imagined I’d one day be among them! God bless you, Dr. Jones! ”

 

 

 

BET Renews Bobby Jones, Sunday Best, Celebration of Gospel & Preps for Sheards and TD Jakes Shows

Thursday, April 4th, 2013

td-jakesBET announced its slate of programs for the new season on Tuesday, April 2nd. Making a return is Bobby Jones Gospel, the longest continually running original series on cable television and the network’s flagship gospel program, the gospel competition Sunday Best hosted by Kirk Franklin and the ever popular Celebration of Gospel hosted by Steve Harvey.

Adding to the network’s line up is the much anticipated debut of The Sheards, a reality show following the lives of siblings Kierra and J Drew Sheard and their parents Bishop J Drew Sheard and Karen Clark Sheard. BET is also excited about the premiere of TD Jakes Presents: Mind Body and Soul, a talk show fronted by noted spiritual leader and motivator Bishop T D Jakes covering a wide range of topics including health and wellness, finance and relationships. The show will  air on Sundays beginning in the fall of 2013 the-sheards-copy1.

TV Monitor Bobby Jones Gospel: Bryan Wilson, Dottie Peoples and Jason Nelson

Friday, February 22nd, 2013

Dottie niceBryanBobby Jones Gospel returns to BET this Sunday with appearances from Dottie Peoples, Jason Nelson and Bryan Wilson.  Peoples is riding high with the February 12th release of her latest CD  I Got This and Wilson debuts his current radio single Expect You Now.  New artist Mary Glover also makes an appearance.  Bobby Jones Gospel airs on BET on Sundays.  Check your local listings for time and station in your area.

TV Monitor – Zacardi Cortez, Chicago Mass and Tramaine Hawkins on Bobby Jones

Thursday, February 7th, 2013

Zacardi-Cortez-BiographyZacardi Cortez graces the stage of Bobby Jones Gospel this Sunday to tell the world, God Held Me Together.   The 26 year old Texan has been making waves in gospel with high profile performances with the likes James Fortune, John P. Kee, Rance Allen and others.  His debut CD, the introduction of Zacardi Cortez released last year dropped at #2 on the Billboard Gospel Chart and #8 on the R&B Albums Chart.  Cortez is currently traveling the country on the United as One Tour featuring Fortune, Kierra Sheard and VaShawn Mitchell.  Also appearing on BJG this week are the famed Chicago Mass Choir and 2013 BMI Trailblazer Tramaine Hawkins.

Making a Joyful Noise With The Wardlaw Brothers

Thursday, January 24th, 2013

wardlawFresh from appearances on Bobby Jones Gospel and at Stellar Weekend, The Wardlaw Brothers are ready to take gospel music to the next level. Natives of Georgia and reared in a religious home , the 5 brothers Tony, Martin Luther, Jamie, Carl and Rodney have been impacting audiences with their unique sound.  Fans have warmly embraced the contemporary Boyz II Men sound of Somewhere Listening and can’t get enough of quartet drive from Right Now Lord.

 

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Genita Pugh on Centric, Bobby Jones and The Word Network

Wednesday, December 12th, 2012

 

Chances are you’ll turn on your tv this weekend and see Genita Pugh.  The music video for her current radio smash “Who Can?” makes its television debut on Centric TV’s “Lifted” inspirational video program.  In addition,  Pugh makes her performance debut on BET’s long-running “Bobby Jones Gospel” program where she performs “Presence of the Lord”  The praise continues on Friday, December 21st,  when Pugh performs live on The Word Network’s “Rejoice in the Word” program.