Posts Tagged ‘LeAndria Johnson’

Paul Porter Gets FREE on October 29th

Tuesday, October 1st, 2013

Paul Porter FreeCelebrated singer/songwriter and Christianaires co -founder Paul Porter will be making the rounds promoting F.R.E.E.,  his new solo CD offering scheduled to be released on October 29th from Tre’Myles Music/Motown Gospel/ Mars On Sunday .  The ten song  CD includes tracks featuring Porter in his element making soulful and heartfelt urban tinged gospel alongside the likes of American Idol’ winner Ruben Studdard and Grammy® winners Le’ Andria Johnson and Smokie Norful with Grammy® Award winning production duo Blac Elvis (Beyonce, Jamie Foxx) and songwriter Harold Lilly (Alicia Keys, Beyonce) providing production assistance.

In case you want to check the CD out before it comes out, listen to music snippets here: Paul Porter F.R.E.E.

BMI Partners with eOne Music to Release Trailblazers of Gospel CD

Tuesday, October 1st, 2013

Mark your calendar for OTrailblazers_CD_Coverctober 22nd when Broadcast Music, Inc.® (BMI®), a global leader in music rights management, in partnership with Entertainment One Music (eOne Music), releases the BMI Trailblazers of Gospel Music Live 2013 album.  Recorded live on January 18 at the 14th annual BMI Trailblazers of Gospel Music Awards Luncheon in Nashville, the album features memorable performances from  the likes of Anaysha Figueroa, Pastor Shirley Caesar, Le’Andria Johnson, Donald Lawrence & Company, Yolanda Adams, Kierra Sheard and many more.

Releasing a live recording of the performances from the BMI Trailblazers of Gospel Music Awards Luncheon allows a wider audience to experience our salute to the legends of gospel music,” said Catherine Brewton, BMI Vice President, Writer/Publisher Relations, Atlanta, and Executive Producer of the album. “This project pairs some of the brightest stars in gospel music with iconic songs written and performed by trailblazers of the genre.”

“eOne Music is proud to partner with BMI to release a monumental project that captures so many award-winning and beloved artists on one album,” said Phil Thornton, eOne Music Vice President of Marketing & New Business Development. “From the pairings of award-winning icons Pastor Shirley Caesar and Bishop Paul Morton, to the sounds of Donald Lawrence & Company, this one-of-a-kind album is filled with legendary performances and the distinctive voices that they are known for, which continue to inspire and command gospel today.”

Gospel Takes Front Seat at NAACP Image Awards

Friday, February 1st, 2013

tamelamannthemasterplan3Tonight’s the night! The 44th NAACP Image Awards airs on NBC  network with Steve Harvey handling hosting duties.  Tamela Mann and Mary Mary dominate the recording categories with Mann being nominated for both the Outstanding Female and Outstanding Gospel Album categories and Mary Mary bNew Fred Hammond 213eing nominated in the Outstanding Duo, Group or Collaboration and Outstanding Gospel Album categories.  Rounding out the Outstanding Gospel Album category is Fred Hammond, Marvin Sapp, and Leandria Johnson. Check your local listings for the time and station in your area.

2013 NAACP Image Award Nominations Announced

Tuesday, December 11th, 2012


The 2013 NAACP Image Awards nominations were announced earlier today.  Mary Mary faces some stiff competition in the Outstanding Group, Duo or Collaboration category against Lupe Fiasco featuring Guy Sebastian,  fun featuring Janelle Monae and a double collaboration from Herbie Hancock while Tamela Mann received a nod in the Outstanding Female Artist Category alongside Alicia Keys, Estelle, Missy Elliot and Elle Varner.  The Gospel Category nominees are as follows:

Gospel Album – (Traditional or Contemporary)
“Best Days” – Tamela Mann (Tillymann Music Group)
“Go Get It” – Mary Mary (Columbia)
“God, Love & Romance” – Fred Hammond (Verity Gospel Music Group)
“I Win” – Marvin Sapp (Verity Gospel Music Group)
“Le’Andria Johnson The Experience” – Le’Andria Johnson (Music World Gospel / Music World)

Winners will be announced during the 2 hour live presentation on February 1, 2013 on NBC.





Houston, Atlanta, & NYC You’re Welcome To Attend An Album Release Party In Celebration Of The New Project “Le’Andria Johnson-The Live Experience”!!

Wednesday, September 19th, 2012


BET Sunday Best Season 3 Winner & Grammy award winning artist Le’Andria Johnson released her new project yesterday titled,  “Le’Andria Johnson, The Experience“, a live CD/DVD recording. The dynamic singer burst onto the Gospel music scene in 2010 when she was deemed “Sunday Best”, and has seen great success since with the release of her solo projects on the Music World Gospel label. Music World Gospel extends an invitation to the public to attend the album release parties for the new project in select cities. Johnson recently gave birth to  her fourth child and will not be in attendance, but Music World is hosting the events in support of Johnson & the new project. Below are details about the upcoming release parties.


New Releases from 21:03, Le’Andria Johnson, & Canton Jones

Tuesday, September 6th, 2011

Today you can find new music from:

21:03Evolved…From Boys To MenVerity Records

Le’Andria Johnson (season 3 Sunday Best Winner)

The Awakening of Le’Andria Johnson”  Musicworld Gospel


Canton Jones – “Dominionaire (remixed)Cajo Records

Check your music media outlets for these projects!

The Monique Show…Sunday Best Edition!

Wednesday, June 29th, 2011

Get Ready For A “Sunday Best” edition of The Monique Show! Join Kirk Franklin, Mary Mary, Rickey Smiley, Y’Anna Crawley, and LeAndria Johnson in the Penthouse on Tuesday July 5, 2011 at 11pm EST on BET! The new season of Sunday Best debuts July 10, 2011 at 8 p.m.