Posts Tagged ‘Karew Records’

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.

Karew Records and Entertainment One Music Announce Partnership

Thursday, May 30th, 2013

Karew Records, the labeKaren Clarkl home of Karen Clark Sheard, Kierra Sheard, The Clark Sisters and Jonathan Nelson announced news of the label’s new partnership with Entertainment One Music beginning with the live recording of Karen Clark Sheard on September 9th in Chicago produced by Donald Lawrence.

The two entities already share a connection via the BET hit reality series The Sheards.  “We are excited to extend the eOne relationship with the Sheard family beyond television into music as well through this new partnership with Karew Records,” said Phil Thornton, Vice President of Marketing and New Business Development at eOne Music, Nashville.

The label also indicated that Johnathan Nelson’s latest project, Finish Strong will continue its distribution via Motown Gospel and the next CDs from Kierra Sheard and the Clark Sisters will also be handled by Motown Gospel

SNEAK PEEK Jonathan Nelson Finish Strong CD Cover

Wednesday, March 6th, 2013

J Nelson Finish StrongJonathan Nelson went to social media today to unveil the CD cover for Finish Strong, his April 23rd debut release on the Karew Record Label.  The single is currently number 26 on the Billboard Top Gospel Songs Chart.  In addition to the title track, the CD will also feature Worked It Out, a Nelson composition written in tribute to Walter Hawkins and the Hawkins Family featuring labelmate Karen Clark Sheard.

Can’t Get Enough of the Clark Sisters

Monday, December 3rd, 2012

Clark Sisters fans have reason to rejoice.  Sources in the Clark camp confirm that the sisters are in the planning stages for the follow up to the 2007 Grammy Award Winning Live One Last Time project.  Donald Lawrence announced weeks ago that he will produce Karen Clark Sheard’s next live solo project in 2013.  Will he be tapped to recreate the magic again.

Until that time, you can enjoy the yuletide sounds of Christmas music done “Clark Style” on the Moss/Clark Family Christmas CD from Karew records.

New Music: Kurt Carr and Jonathan Nelson

Tuesday, November 6th, 2012

Election Day 2012 brings powerfully anointed messages in song from two of gospel music’s most beloved artists, Kurt Carr and Jonathan Nelson.

Kurt Carr and the Kurt Carr Singers deliver the goods with “I’ve Seen Him Do It” featuring Timiney Figueroa Caton for Verity Records, while Jonathan Nelson releases Finish Strong, the lead single for his debut project from his new label, Karew Records.

Both songs are available for download via Amazon and iTunes.

Tuesday Tidbits – Jason Nelson Shifting the Atmosphere

Tuesday, January 24th, 2012

If you haven’t done so already, you have got to hear Shifting the Atmosphere by Jason Nelson. (more…)

Kierra Sheard Hits #1

Wednesday, October 26th, 2011

Karew Records Recording Artist Kierra Sheard new album “Free” has debut at #1 on the Billboard Gospel Charts. The highly anticipated album created a buzz in the social media world even prior to its release.  The album quickly hit #1 on the iTunes Gospel Charts within minutes of its release on Tuesday and continue to climb. This live and studio album produced by J Drew Sheard is being hailed by some as Kierra’s best work to date.  The current single “Mighty” is being worked to radio, although songs like “You Are” and her rendition of “Indescribable” are #NowPlaying on many iPods. The album is very fitting and serves as a testimony to Kierra who recently graduated from College, engaged, and recently started a new magazine.