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David Daughtry Leaps On Billboard Charts

Thursday, September 18th, 2014

Karew RecordsDavid Official Press celebrates the success of David Daughtry as his self titled debut CD bows at #12 on the Billboard Top Gospel Albums chart.  “On behalf of Bishop J. Drew Sheard and Karen Clark Sheard, everyone at Karew is very excited about David’s project and his debut on the charts,” says Karew’s General Manager, Darrell Thompson.  “In the current state of the music industry, it is difficult for established artist to find an audience.  Accordingly, it is refreshing to know that as a new artist, consumers are supporting David.  We know that as the word of mouth builds, so will future success.”

David Daughtry Impacting iTunes Charts with New CD

Thursday, September 11th, 2014

DaughtrycoverKarew Records celebrates David Daughtry’s self titled debut making an impressive showing at number 35 on the iTunes chart. Daughtry’s lead single God is Great/Leap was well received and has been making the rounds at radio as well as being used in worship services across the country.  David was the recipient of congratulatory greetings from Dr. Dorinda Clark Cole of the Clark Sisters and COGIC International Presiding Bishop Charles E Blake, pastor of the West Angeles Church of God in Christ (where David serves as Worship leader).

David Daughtry Releases Debut Project September 9th

Friday, August 29th, 2014

While the single sparked pandemonium and had people “leaping” all over the country, the self titled and anticipated debut of Karew Records recording artist David Daughtry is sure to stir the hearts and minds of listenersDaughtry 1 with its release on September 9th.
David defines his musical style as diverse stating emphatically, “I see myself as a diverse singer.” I love music and sing both in and outside of the church. I love the old traditional gospel songs and contemporary gospel music and I wanted the album to capture everything that I do. Mostly, I want people to be lifted and encouraged by it and feel the presence of God when they listen.”

David Daughtry Takes A Leap With Radio Single

Tuesday, May 6th, 2014

Karew Records is busy these days introducing listeners to the music of worship leader David Daughtry.  Daughtry serves as praise and worship leader for Bishop Charles E. Blake and the West Angeles Church of God in Christ in addition to being a member of the ensemble on GSN’s American Bible Challenge game show hosted by Jeff Foxworthy and Kirk Franklin.  God is Great/Leap comes equipped with a  bonafide guarantee of  “taking the saints straight to church” and is already making waves at radio. The single heads to digital retailers on May 13th.

David Daughtry Signs With Karew Records

Tuesday, February 11th, 2014

Karew RecorDavid Official Pressds made it official announcing the signing of noted Praise and Worship leader David Daughtry.  General Manager Darrell Thompson said of Daughtry’s signing, “David is going to excite Gospel musical fans everywhere with his unique ability to usher them into God’s presence with the gift God has blessed him with. We are pleased to have him join the family.”

Daughtry currently serves as the Director of Worship for Bishop Charles Blake’s West Angeles Church of God in Christ and was featured on the title cut for the church’s No Limit CD in 2007.  “I am honored that God led me to a recording deal with Karew Records, says Daughtry. “I believe there is so much more for me to do, both in ministry and my professional music career. My goal is to bridge the gap between the old and the new, transcending denominations, culture, and generations.

Look for a radio single in couple of weeks and a full album in the second quarter of 2014.

Karen Clark Sheard Slated To Perform For BET Honors 2014

Friday, February 7th, 2014

Karen_and_KiKi-01Karen Clark Sheard joins Mariah Carey, Jennifer Hudson, Janelle Monae, Tamar Braxton, Smokey Robinson and Wayne Brady performing for BET Honors 2014.  This year’s event will honor Motown Records founder and creator of the smash hit MOTOWN THE MUSICAL, Berry Gordy, American Express CEO & Chairman, Ken Chenault, visual artist, Carrie Mae Weems, entertainment trailblazer, Ice Cube and the iconic Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin.

Clark Sheard is also gearing up for the release of Sunday Morning, the first track from her highly anticipated Live In Chicago CD on Karew Records produced by Donald Lawrence. Karew Records will also release a new project from Kierra Sheard as well as the solo debut of Praise and Worship leader David Daughtry.

“BET Honors” will premiere during Black History Month on Monday, February 24.

Dorinda Clark Cole Takes SMAC to LA

Wednesday, December 4th, 2013

For over 10 years, Dorinda Clark Cole has hosted her annual Singers and Musicians Arts Conference in her hometown of Detroit, Michigan.  This year, she decDorinda SMCided to package the conference and “take it on the road”.   On Decmeber 5th, all roads will lead to Los Angeles, California as SMAC makes its way to the Bishop Craig Worsham’s Peoples Independent Church. The three day confab features a musical extravaganza, new artist showcase and workshops featuring some of the top names in gospel including Tasha Page Lockhart, Teddy Campbell, David Daughtry, Damien Sneed,  Neily Dickerson, Eric Dawkins, Asaph Ward, Gerald Haddon, Jason White, Shep Crawford and many more.

Worship Leader David Daughtry Readies Album Debut

Tuesday, February 26th, 2013

Daughtry 1God is raising up a new generation of worship leaders, and amongst the stand outs in this group is David Daughtry.  Daughtry takes praise to a new level each Sunday as Director of Praise and Worship  for Bishop Charles Blake and the  West Angeles Church of God in Christ (Daughtry was the lead on the West Angeles Mass Choir 2010 No Limit CD). He also serves the International Music Department of the Church of God in Christ as the Assistant Director of Praise and Worship leading worship during the church’s summer convention and convocation gatherings.  Daughtry is in demand as a session singer having worked on projects from Bishop Paul Morton, Kurt Carr and Beverly Crawford as well as performing with Yolanda Adams, Bebe Winans, Aretha Franklin, the late Bishop Walter Hawkins, Kim Burrell, Faith Daughtry ABCEvans, The Clark Sisters, Sean Puffy Combs, Patti Labelle and others. Look for Daughtry in the ensemble performing on the Game Show Network’s American Bible Challenge hosted by Jeff Foxworthy and recent addition Kirk Franklin.

Daughtry is currently in the studio putting the finishing touches on his debut solo CD scheduled for a June release. As new doors of opportunity open for Daughtry, he remains humbled and focused on his goal, to sing for God’s glory that lives are changed as he ministers to the body of Christ.