Posts Tagged ‘Daniel Weatherspoon’

Charles Butler and Trinity Prepares New CD For June Release

Wednesday, April 20th, 2016

CharlesButler-MakeIt2The Gospel world has fallen in love with DMV area based ensemble Charles Butler and Trinity’s new single Make It as it crosses the top 40 on Billboard’s Gospel Radio chart.  The group prepares for the release of their sophomore album with their new label home, Anointed Sounds Records.  The new ten track CD produced by Daniel Weatherspoon features appearances by Coko of SWV, Travis Malloy, Maranda Willis and Brittney Wright.  The disc hits stores and digital outlets on June 3rd.  A promotional tour will kick off in late April taking the group around the country in support of the CD release.

 

CHARLES BUTLER WANTS YOU TO MAKE IT

Tuesday, February 2nd, 2016

Charles Butler New CDCharles Butler and Trinity sing a song of encouragement in their new single, Make It heading to digital outlets on Friday, February 5th.  Make It serves as the lead single from the DMV based Stellar nominated ensemble .  The song is penned by Sam Roberts and James “Jimmy” Johnson and produced by Daniel Weatherspoon.

Their sophomore CD, scheduled for release in the second quarter of 2016 will feature guest performances from Coko of SWV as well as Travis Malloy, Jarmel Evans, Maranda Willis, Jeremiah Hicks, and Brittney Wright.

Karen Clark Sheard Delivers New Disc July 17

Wednesday, June 3rd, 2015

Destined to Win, the long awaited and highly anticipated CD from Karen Clark Sheard will make its way to stores and digital outlets on Friday, July 17th.  Recorded live in Chicago, thKaren Clark Sheard-Destined To Win-album covere disc pairs Clark Sheard with the production work of Donald Lawrence, Daniel Weatherspoon and her son J Drew Sheard.

The 4 time Grammy winner shared these thoughts, “I’ve had some tests and trials….but I kept pushing through. God gave me a word that you have to speak because your words have power. I want the album to be a driving force to move people to where they need to be.”

Among the gems on the disc is a not to be missed Pass the mic session on the Andrae Crouch composition, Where Jesus Is featuring the Clark Sisters, Kierra Sheard and Donald Lawrence’s Company singer Kim McFarland.  Where Jesus Is appears exclusively on the Walmart version of Destined to Win.

 

EMI Gospel Signs Keith Wonderboy Johnson

Wednesday, November 7th, 2012

The EMI Gospel Family continues to grow with the recent signing of Keith Wonderboy Johnson to the label.

 

EMI Gospel’s Vice President/General Manager, Larry Blackwell (a huge fan of quartet music and Keith Wonderboy Johnson) had this to say: “Today’s signing of Keith “Wonderboy” Johnson demonstrates EMI Gospel’s long-term commitment of recording the best of today’s contemporary and traditional gospel music. We look forward to expanding Keith’s brand and trademark sound in gospel music’s new era.”

 

With 12 albums released over the past decade, Johnson has delivered major hits delighting quartet music lovers across the nation including “I Just Wanna Be Right,” “Hide Behind the Mountain,” and Send a Revival. He is currently recording a new CD, which will be released by EMI Gospel in April, 2013. The new studio album will combine Johnson’s signature sound with production by award- winning producer Daniel Weatherspoon (Donald Lawrence, VaShawn Mitchell, DeWayne Woods).