Posts Tagged ‘Melanie Clark’

JJ Hairston and Youthful Praise To Continue Recording With Light Records

Thursday, March 10th, 2011

JJ Hariston and his powerful group Youthful Praise have given us songs that are becoming staples and classic in Gospel music. With  Songs like “Lord You’re Mighty”, and “Awesome God”, this talented musician has stayed true to his brand and flows effortlessly in the vein God has him in. The group started in 2004 with Light Records/Evidence Gospel and have decided  to renew their contract. JJ explains that this was more than just a “business” move. He considers the staff at Light Records to be his “extended family”, and is excited about all the great things to come.

JJ and Youthful Praise are scheduled to record another Live album this summer.

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)

Get Ready for Verizon’s Brat Pack Reunion and Unsigned Artist Showcase!

Tuesday, July 13th, 2010

Big events abound at GMWA 2010 in Cincinnati during the week of July 26, 2010. Verizon’s How Sweet the Sound presents the Brat Pack Reunion featuring Donald Lawrence, Ricky Dillard and Hezekiah Walker LIVE in concert Tuesday, July 27th.