Posts Tagged ‘Marquis Boone Enterprises’

Five Dove Award Nominations For Tyscot Records

Tuesday, August 16th, 2016

AnthonyBrownTyscot Records, the nation’s oldest Black Gospel label is ecstatic with the news of its five nominations for the 47th annual Dove Awards.  Anthony Brown & group therAPy continue their year of celebration as Worth is a contender in the Song of the Year  and  Urban Worship Recorded Song of the Year categories.  Brown was also nominated for Gospel Artist of the Year and Everyday Jesus was nominated for Traditional Gospel Album of the Year.

Briana “Bri” Babineaux earned her first Dove Award nomination in the newly created category of Urban Worship Album of the Year for her debut album “Keys To My Heart” that debuted at No. 1 on Billboard Magazine’s Gospel Albums sales chart this past spring.

 

Marquis Boone Enterprises Celebrates Good Success

Friday, June 10th, 2016

BooneAtlanta’s Marquis Boone in a short time has gone from new kid on the block to music powerhouse.  His Marquis Boone Enterprises has racked up 6 Billboard #1 singles in the last year from breakout artists Casey J and Bri (Briana Babineaux).

Casey J’s meteoric rise begin with her doing what she does best,  serving as Worship Leader at Fresh Start Church in Duluth, Ga.  Her Casey Jrousing rendition of Fill Me Up wowed the attendees in Sunday Worship to the point that Boone had her record it and serviced the song to radio.  Fill Me Up connected with audiences nationwide hitting #1 on the Billboard radio chart and spending some 14  non consecutive weeks in the top spot.   Her debut CD, The Truth was released taking the top spot on the Billboard Top Gospel Albums chart and making way for the second single, I’m Yours to spend some 4 weeks at #1 on the radio chart.

BrianaMarquis discovered Bri (Briana Babineaux) via a social media posting of her singing Tonex’s Make Me Over.  The Youtube video amassed over 1.5 million views.  Boone quickly signed her and recorded I’ll Be The One and made history.  The song made Bri the the first artist to debut in the #1 spot on the Digital Gospel chart without aid of radio airplay, a national television appearance or prior sales history. Keys To My Heart held the number 1 spot on the Billboard Gospel albums chart for 2 consecutive weeks.

 

KELONTAE GAVIN SIGNS WITH MARQUIS BOONE ENTERPRISES

Tuesday, February 2nd, 2016

16 year old Kelontae Gavin made waves when his Youtube video performance of I Won’t Complain went viral, garnering some 575,000 views.  Marquis Boone , the mastermind behind the success of Casey J and social media sensation Bri Babineaux received a clip of his performance and immediately Kelontae Gavinbegan to make inroads to sign him.

It was a long process getting Kelontae to become part of MBE because of his age but after many emails, phone calls and conversations with his parents we are thrilled and ecstatic to be trusted with such an awesome talent and we at MBE are ready to position him to be a new breakout artist,” says Boone.

MBE is set to re release Higher, a single from Gavin’s 2014 digital EP later this year.

BRI RELEASES NEW “I’ll BE THE ONE” EP

Monday, October 26th, 2015

Marquis Boone EnterpriseBrianas/Tyscot Records recording artist Bri (Briana) Babineaux releases her new EP I’ll Be The One featuring the Billboard Top 20 single coupled with 4 other tracks .  The social media sensation is making the rounds doing concerts and radio across the country in support of the EP release.

The full length CD is scheduled for a Spring, 2016 release.