Posts Tagged ‘EMI Gospel’

Motown Gospel Bows, Signs CeCe Winans and Taps Aaron Lindsey for A&R Post

Tuesday, April 2nd, 2013

Iconic hitmaker Motown Records has entered in a joint venture with EMI Gospel to form Motown Gospel. The label makes it debut tonight in Los Angeles with a showcase featuring Smokie Norful, Kierra Sheard, Tasha Cobbs and Tye Tribbett.   Motown Gospel

EMI Gospel label veteran Ken Pennell will oversee day to day operations and Grammy award winning songwriter/producer Aaron Lindsay has been tapped to serve as VP of A&R.  In its first act, the label signed multi award winner CeCe Winans whose project is slated for a 2014 release.  Tribett, Norful and Sheard all have releases scheduled for 2013.

Tasha Cobbs Releases “Grace”

Tuesday, February 5th, 2013 was invited to Tasha Cobb’s album release party for her first national release entitled “Grace”. The city of Atlanta showed up in a major way to support one of their own. The event hosted by Darlene McCoy was truly a night of intimate worship. Fans were give the chance to hear brand new music from the album that releases nationwide on February 5, 2013.  The venue will never be the same as Cobbs and her entire band ushered a corporate anointing into the place.  Artist and Pastors such as Pastor Hart Ramsey, Danielle Murphy, Darwin Hobbs, and LaTrice Pace took the stage to talk about the beauty and anointing on Tasha Cobbs. Tasha warmly greeted her fans and presented her staff and family gifts for their support of the project.

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Sheri Jones Moffett “Shines”

Thursday, January 24th, 2013


100_0425 was on the red Carpet for the 2013  BMI Trailblazers of Gospel Luncheon in Nashville Stellar Award Weekend. Our red carpet correspondent, Celebrity Stylist Goo Goo, caught up with Sheri to talk about her new single, and about BMI Honoree Kurt Carr.




Tye Tribbett Signs with EMI Gospel

Saturday, January 19th, 2013



greaterthan_flyer1Capping off the festivities that made up Stellar Award Weekend 2013, EMI Gospel announced the signing of Tye Tribbett.  Tribbett had an amazingly roof raising performance at the opening of this year’s Stellars with his latest hit, Same God.

Tribbett recorded his Greater Than CD back in August of 2012.

Congratulations to EMI GOSPEL and to Tye.

EMI Gospel Showcase at Stellars

Monday, January 14th, 2013

You  now have a chance to hear and see all of your EMI Gospel family favorites including ForeverJONES, EMI GospelSheri Jones-Moffett, VaShawn Mitchell, Anita Wilson, Tasha Cobbs and more as the EMI Gospel Artist Showcase during the Stellar Awards Weekend will be streaming live via YesLordRadio.

EMI Gospel Preach Series Drops January 22

Thursday, January 3rd, 2013

The powers that be over at EMI Gospel came up with the notion that a good WORD and a great song should go hand in hand.  With that in mind, EMI Gospel drops PREACH on January 22nd.


Sheri Jones-Moffett – A Shine To Be Seen In 2013

Wednesday, January 2nd, 2013

Getting 2013 off to a bright start is Shine, the first single from Sheri Jones- Moffett’s sophomore project on EMI Gospel.


EMI Gospel Celebrates 20 Years of Donald Lawrence and The Tri-City Singers

Monday, December 31st, 2012

Its hard to imagine that its been 20 years since Donald Lawrence and The Tri-City Singers burst onto the scene with A Songwriter’s Point of View.  The singing aggregation was  warmly received and set a standard endearing themselves as one of Gospel Music’s most beloved artists.


Release Date Set For Tasha Cobbs Album

Saturday, December 29th, 2012


EMI Gospel Recording Artist Tasha Cobbs has released her album cover and release date. “Grace” will hit stores and online digital outlets on February 5, 2013. Ever since her performance  of “Break Every Chain” at Bishop T.D. Jakes “Woman Thou Art Loosed”  the single has become a fan favorite on social media and hit #1 on the iTunes Gospel charts. Tasha is slated to join Bishop Jakes and The Potter’s House Church in Dallas for watch night service.

“Grace” was recorded live in June of 2012 at NCC Safe Harbor in Montgomery, AL and will be Cobbs first major label debut. She released an independent project in 2010.

forever JONES Holiday Special on Bounce TV December 18th

Tuesday, December 4th, 2012

Bounce TV, the fastest growing African American network in television will allow us to “keep up with the Joneses” as they debut “A forever JONES Holiday Special” on December 18th.

The show will follow husband and wife Dewitt and Kim Jones and their family band comprised of their 5 children; songwriter, vocalist, and guitarist D’Jeniele Hooten; singer/songwriter  Dominique Jones; singer Mya Jones; and two sons,  bass player Dewitt Jones IV and drummer Judah Jones as they prepare for a concert and feature interviews and behind the scenes footage.  forever JONES won critical acclaim with its 2010 EMI Gospel release Get Ready produced by Tommy Sims.  The CD delivered the major radio hit He Wants It All. Their follow up CD Musical Revival was released earlier this year.

For show time and availability in your area, check out the Bounce TV website at