Posts Tagged ‘Karew Records’

Karen Clark Sheard Delivers New Disc July 17

Wednesday, June 3rd, 2015

Destined to Win, the long awaited and highly anticipated CD from Karen Clark Sheard will make its way to stores and digital outlets on Friday, July 17th.  Recorded live in Chicago, thKaren Clark Sheard-Destined To Win-album covere disc pairs Clark Sheard with the production work of Donald Lawrence, Daniel Weatherspoon and her son J Drew Sheard.

The 4 time Grammy winner shared these thoughts, “I’ve had some tests and trials….but I kept pushing through. God gave me a word that you have to speak because your words have power. I want the album to be a driving force to move people to where they need to be.”

Among the gems on the disc is a not to be missed Pass the mic session on the Andrae Crouch composition, Where Jesus Is featuring the Clark Sisters, Kierra Sheard and Donald Lawrence’s Company singer Kim McFarland.  Where Jesus Is appears exclusively on the Walmart version of Destined to Win.


Karen Clark Sheard Hits Radio With My Words Have Power

Wednesday, March 25th, 2015

Karen Clark SingsKarew Records recording artist and multiple Grammy and Stellar Award winner Karen Clark Sheard used the GMWA/Stellar week as the backdrop to release her new single, My Words Have Power. The new track written by Rick Robinson features Donald Lawrence and the Company and is the second single released from her highly anticipated sixth solo album.  Radio has already given its blessing on the song as Power was the #1 Most Added and Greatest Gainer on the radio charts.


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.”

Kierra Sheard Takes Grace On The Go

Thursday, June 19th, 2014

While we expectantly await the July release of Graceland, Kierra Sheard shows the world that she is not alloting any time to watch the grass grow. She is all about the business of brand awareness and impact.  This Kierra Sheard Gracelandweek, Sheard unveils a new hosiery line during a promotional stop in the Windy City.  This is in addition to her hosting a radio show, authoring Sing Girl Sing, a children’s book and hosting her annual Bold Right Life conference in August.

Kierra Sheard Hosts Listening Party for Graceland

Thursday, May 22nd, 2014

Kierra Kiki SheardMark your calendars for May 28th, when Kierra Sheard goes to UStream to host an online listening session promoting her 5th solo album,  GRACELAND (Karew/Motown).  2nd Win, the first single from the CD was released on May 20th and has maintained a presence in the top 20 iTunes Christian/Gospel Hot Songs chart.  In addition to production from J Drew Sheard, Graceland pairs Kierra for the first time with songwriter Diane Warren (Beyoncé, Whitney Houston, Céline Dion) and rising songwriter/producer Harmony Samuels (Ariana Grande, Fantasia, Michelle Williams). Graceland arrives in stores on July 22nd.

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.

Kierra Sheard Samples The Clark Sisters On Second Win

Wednesday, April 30th, 2014

Kierra Sheard20131223-182012.jpg has been quite busy these days, picking up responsibilities as a judge for the new season of Sunday Best and preparing for this year’s Bold Right Life Conference whKierra with awardich will feature such heavy hitters as Tasha Cobbs, Karen Clark Sheard, Hezekiah Walker, Isaac Caree and Warryn Campbell.  Kierra and her brother J Drew provided us with music to listen to while we wait for the new CD in the form of Second Win.  One listen at the intro and all the die hard Clark Sisters fans are sent into pandemonium.  The creative geniuses have sampled The Clark Sisters They Were Overcome (By the Word) from the 1980 Is My Living In Vain album.  Kierra even gets a chance to sing over the Clark Sisters near the end of the song.  Let’s just say we were impressed.

So on today, we present the ORIGINAL for your listening pleasure

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.