Posts Tagged ‘Faith Evans’

Catching Up With Otis Battles

Wednesday, June 18th, 2014

In the late 90s, we Otis Battles officialwere introduced to Otis Battles as the front man for the High Point Community Choir.  The choir’s MCG Records debut was co-produced by Hezekiah Walker with music from Rodney Jerkins and a noteworthy vocal performance from Faith Evans (see review here).  Battles and the choir received a warm reception and his gift made room for him affording ministry opportunities across the country as well as  overseas.   Otis Battles sings of hope and brighter days in I Believe, his new single written and produced by Travis Malloy, marking his triumphant return to the recording scene after a ten year hiatus.

Dr Bobby Jones’ Rejoice With Me Bows At #5

Thursday, April 3rd, 2014

DBJ Rejoice With MeGospel’s favorite television host, Dr. Bobby Jones is celebrating today as Rejoice With Me (EchoPark/JDI), his first CD in 7 years makes it debut at #5 on the Billboard Gospel Albums Chart, the highest debut in his 35 + years career.  “I’m thrilled that the public has responded in such a big way,” says Jones. “I pray that the music continues to inspire people.”

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! ”

 

 

 

Donald Lawrence 20th Year Celebration Recording In Chicago June 18th

Thursday, May 16th, 2013

Mark yodonald_lawrenceur calendars for June 18th, when all roads will lead to Dr. Bill Winston’s Living Word Christian Center in Chicago for the live recording celebrating award winning singer/songwriter/producer Donald Lawrence’s 20 years in gospel music.  Some of music’s best and brightest will be on hand to celebrate this momentous ocassion, including gospel royalty Karen Clark Sheard and Kierra Sheard, Vanessa Bell Armstrong, Ted & Sheri, Faith Evans, Lalah Hathaway, Kelly Price and more.

The live recording in Chicago will mark the first collaboration between Lawrence’s  Quiet Water Entertainment production company  and eOne Music in their partnership,  Lawrence’s live recording for Volume II will take place in Charlotte, NC with the Tri-City Singers and other guests at a later date.

GOSPELflava.com Presents, “Something On The Inside”

Thursday, October 7th, 2010