Posts Tagged ‘GMC’

GMA Dove Awards Set to Return to Nashville

Thursday, March 21st, 2013

540884_414529261929811_729033018_aThe Gospel Music Association has announced that the GMA Dove Awards will return to one of its original homes, Nashville, TN.  Over the last few years the show has traveled, with Atlanta being its most recent home. The award show will take place for the first time in the fall of the year on October 15, 2013 and will be televised on GMC from the Lipscomb University Allen Arena. Mayor Karl Dean of Nashville states, “The Christian and Gospel music industry plays an important role in the energy of our city’s music scene, and, as Music City, we are proud to welcome the Dove Awards back to Nashville.”  The Association has also added a feature film category to the awards, with inspirational films being on the rise in the industry. To assist in these efforts, The Dove Foundation has partnered with the GMA Association with the development and credibility of the award.

Most Powerful Voices Competition Deadline Extended to Feb 28th

Friday, February 1st, 2013

The Most Powerful Voices Gospel Music Contest has extended its submission deadline to February 28th.  The competition, presented by the American Heart Association and the American Stroke AssociaMost Powerful Voicestion is open to independent solo artists, groups and choirs.  Celebrity guests judges include Light Records’ James Robinson, Light Records Recording Artist Michelle Williams and Holy Hip-Hop Artist Flame.  (more…)

Music World Gospel Artists Brandon Camphor & One Way Launch New Video & The “Be Like G.O.D.” Campaign!

Saturday, January 5th, 2013

Music World Gospel Recording artists Brandon Camphor & One Way Are hitting the ground running in 2013 with the release of their video for their single “You Are God”,  off of their upcoming release. Brandon Camphor & One Way were the winners of the 2011 “Most Powerful Voices” competition that was sponsored by GMC (Gospel Music Channel) & The American Heart Association Brandon Camphor & One Way are also launching a campaign in 2013 called “Be Like G.O.D.”. G.O.D.  is an acronym for “Giving to Others Daily”. The group is preparing to embark on a missions trip to Ethiopia to help initiatives that are providing clean water in the country. We will be looking for more from Brandon Camphor & One Way in 2013.


Stellar Awards To Broadcast LIVE on GMC

Saturday, December 29th, 2012

For the first time in its 28th year history, the 2013 Stellar Awards will broadcast LIVE on GMC ( formerly the Gospel Music Channel).


James Fortune #Identity Tops Billboard Charts

Thursday, January 26th, 2012

James Fortune and FIYA celebrates their first #1 Debut. “Identity” debut at #1 on Top Gospel and Christian Charts, Number 1 on Independent Albums Charts and #7 on Billboard Top 200 Charts. This is a well deserved honor as James and his team worked very hard on production and promotion of this new album. Identity features artist such as GRAMMY Award Winning Monica, Fred Hammond, GRAMMY Nominee and  Sunday Best Winner Le’Andria Johnson, Nikki Ross, and more.

Identity is Fortune’s 3rd Album and is an 18 track album of encouragement and inspiration. Be Sure to catch James Fortune and FIYA performing “Never Again” on the Stellar Awards set to air on GMC February 11th, check your local listings for times.

GMC Announces Air Dates of the 27th Annual Stellar Awards

Tuesday, January 17th, 2012

GMC (formerly the Gospel Music Channel) has announced the World Premiere air dates for the 27th Annual Stellar Gospel Music Awards (more…)

Music World Gospel Set to Release “Most Powerful Voices Volume 1”

Thursday, March 24th, 2011

Music World Gospel/Music World Music is gearing up to release a compilation project on May 3rd  in recognition of  National Stroke Awareness Month. The compilation project will feature: Vanessa Bell Armstrong, Kim Burrell, Trinitee 5:7, Micah Stampley, Juanita Bynum, Myron Butler, and Brian Courtney Wilson. They are also hosting the 5th annual “Power Awards” where gospel recording artists Brian Courtney Wilson& Trinitee 5:7 will be performing. They are partnering with the American HeartAssociation and GMC (Gospel Music Channel) to host a Gospel Music competition! Look out for these great events and the compilation project in the month of May!

TV Reminder: BMI Trailblazer’s Luncheon Airs Saturday!

Wednesday, February 16th, 2011

The event that has grown to be hailed as one of the most exclusive and powerful events in Gospel Music will air on TV this Saturday. The 12th Annual BMI Luncheon honoring Commissioned and Pastor Shirley Caesar will air on GMC February 19, 2011 at 7:00 p.m. with an encore following at 8:30. The luncheon was filled with heartfelt tributes, words of encouragement, and great memories.

(gmc, formerly Gospel Music Channel, can be seen on DIRECTV 338, FIOS TV 224 and local cable.   There is also a show page on the gmc website with a “gmc Insider” video of VaShawn Mitchell covering the awards at )

Check out Melanie Clark’s Full Recap Of the Event: BMI 12th Annual Trailblazers of Gospel Music Awards Luncheon (2011)

Atlanta, New York, and Richmond Get Ready For The Stellars!

Monday, January 24th, 2011

The 26th Annual Stellar Awards will air this week in the following Markets this week. The Stellar Awards will air Nationally on Gospel Music Channel (GMC) on Saturday March 5, 2011 at 7:00 p.m. EST. Check your local listings for updates.

Atlanta, Georgia WAGA 5 Saturday Jan.29.2011 @ 4:00 p.m.
Elkhart, Indiana WHME 46 Friday January 28, 2011 @ 8:00 p.m.
South Bend, Indiana WHME 46 Friday January 28, 2011 @ 8:00 p.m.
Monroe, Louisiana KARD 14 Saturday January 29, 2011 @ 2:00 p.m.
Monroe, Louisiana KARD 14 Sunday January 30, 2011 @ 4:00 p.m.
New York, New York WWOR 9 Sunday January 30, 2011 @ 3:00 p.m.
Greensboro, NC WGHP 8 Sunday January 30, 2011 @ 12:00 p.m.
Winston Salem, NC WGHP 8 Sunday January 30, 2011 @ 12:00 p.m.
Erie, Pennsylvania WFXP 66 Sunday January 30, 2011 @ 1:00 p.m.
Columbia, SC WZRB 47 Saturday January 29, 2011 @ 4:00 p.m.
Petersburg, Virginia WRLH 35 Sunday January 30, 2011 @ 3:00 p.m.
Richmond, Virginia WRLH 35 Sunday January 30, 2011 @ 3:00 p.m.

GMC to Air 2010 Stellar Award Nomination Event & Concert

Thursday, October 7th, 2010

GMC is set to hold the 2010 Stellar Award Nomination Ceremony live on October 23rd at 8 p.m. exclusively on GMC. The 2011 Stellar Award Nominees will be announced and there will be a concert to follow. The Stellar Awards will be held on January 15, 2011 at the Grand Ole Opry in Nashville, TN and will air nationally on GMC on Sunday March 6, 2011 at 8 p.m.

There will also be a special Stellar tribute to the holiday’s set to air in November.