Posts Tagged ‘Percy Bady’

Chicago’s Tommies Reunite For Live Recording and DVD

Tuesday, July 19th, 2016

through-god-s-eyesTCSIn a year that gave utterance to the reunions of Tye Tribbett and GA and Bishop Hezekiah Walker and Love Fellowship Crusade Choir, the Divine has sanctioned the reunion of one of America’s most beloved choir’s, Reverend Milton Brunson’s Tommies.  The Chicago based ensemble dominated Gospel music with soul stirring and heartfelt performances introducing the world to Tina Watson, Kim McFarland, Leanne Fainne, Percy Bady, Tyrone Block, Tommy Stewart, Ethel Holloway and many others.  Their albums became the new hymnbook with such masterpieces as Lord, Im Available To You, There Is No Way, Cleansed By The Blood, He’s Still Good, He Cares, If I Be Lifted, My Mind’s Made Up, Over and Over and the list goes on.

On August 29th, all roads will lead to the New Faith Baptist Church outside of Chicago for the Tommies Reunion Live CD and DVD Recording.  The momentous occasion pairs singers some old and new with the Tommies’ unique Dream Team  of Darius Brooks, Percy Bady, Steve Huff, Kevin Brunson, Tyrone Block, Al Willis and Richard Gibbs for a night of healing through the power of anointed music.

Check out the Tommies Reunion website for ticket, hotel info and other details.

Chicago’s Dexter Walker and Zion Movement Team Up With Percy Bady

Friday, November 20th, 2015

Percy BadySinger/Songwriter and Master Producer Percy Bady helped to establish the iconic Choir Sound working with the legendary Thompson Community Singers aka the Tommies during the reign of the Choir years.  Today, Bady recreates a musical menagerie with God’s Got Me, the first single from How Sweet the Sound winner DexteZion Movement at SAr Walker and Zion Movement’s live recording captured during this past summer in Chicago.  God’s Got Me pairs the energetic choir with the equally energetic Minister Tim White for a rapturous reassurance of God’s abiding presence and constant care.

God’s Got Me is available on digital outlets and look for the full album to be released in 2016.

Grammy Nominees Announced

Saturday, December 7th, 2013

GrammyThe nominations are in for the GRAMMY Awards. The 56th Annual GRAMMY® Awards will be held at Staples Center in Los Angeles and will be broadcast live on CBS on January 26, 2014. In the Gospel category, the nominees are: (more…)

Donald Lawrence Releases New Single Featuring Yolanda Adams

Monday, November 18th, 2013

Donald Lawrence pr photo 1-Photo credit Dominick GuillemotFollowing on the release of the Billboard Top Gospel Songs #1 hit single The Gift, Donald Lawrence releases Best for Last as the second radio single from his 20 Year Celebration Volume 1 CD. The song, written by Lawrence and co produced by Percy Bady features the majestic vocals of Yolanda Adams backed by the Tri-City Singers.

Lawrence’s writing and production efforts has resulted in unforgettable chart toppers including “The Blessing of Abraham,” “Encourage Yourself,” “Back II Eden,” and most recently “The Gift”. The blessings keep going with Best for Last, which marks his first recording with Yolanda Adams.

Music Moment – Percy Bady Painful But Necessary Music Video

Tuesday, July 23rd, 2013

Percy BadyWhile everyone was grooving to Jesus I Love You and had Still on repeat, Percy Bady released a music video via youtube for Painful But Necessary from his Kingdom Inspirations CD. WE think its worth a share (and we would never steer you wrong, would we?), so here it is :

Percy Bady Drops Early Edition EP on Feb 5

Tuesday, January 22nd, 2013

PercyAs radio has warmly received I Won’t Give Up, the latest single from Gospel Super Producer Percy Bady featuring Canton Jones, Bady has decided to give listeners a bit more with the release of Kingdom Inspirations Early Edition on February 5th. (more…)

New Year, New Beginnings for Canton Jones

Wednesday, January 9th, 2013

2013 begins a great year for Canton Jones as he is ordained and appointed to the office of Student Pastor for Fayetteville Georgia’s New Hope Church on Sunday, January 13th.  A family man, husband and father of three, Jones ministry encompasses youth outreach and discipleship. (more…)

Joey Woolfolk and Friends Live Recording December 1st

Monday, November 12th, 2012

Joey Woolfolk’s guitar has been a fixture on the records of countless artists both in and out of gospel over the past 20 years.  On Saturday, December 1st, Joey Woolfolk and Friends will gather at the New Faith Church in Matteson, a Chicago suburb for a live recording session. Special highlights of this recording will be a reunion of the Woolfolk singers, a quartet tribute and special guest Pastor Kimberly Ray.  Musicians for the evening will include Calvin Rodgers, Varro Johnson, Khari Parker, Lil Rodney Jones,Mike Manson, Richard Gibbs, Montage Pheloan, Isaiah Sharkey Lil Lawrence Jones and Greg Landfair all masterfully produced by Chicago’s own Percy Bady.

 

Gospel Super Producer Percy Bady Signs With Maranatha Music

Wednesday, November 7th, 2012

Maranatha! Music announced today a partnership with Award Winning Producer Percy Bady.  Bady will release his own solo projects and spearhead A/R for the Gospel division of Maranatha! Music as the director of Maranatha! Gospel. Bady’s first solo CD  for Maranatha Gospel will be released in 2013.

Bady is recognized in music circles as one of the most well-known and well-respected names in Gospel and R&B music. His body of work has garnered 26 Gold and Platinum albums and has paired him with Smokie Norful, Kirk Franklin, Donald Lawrence, Dorinda Clark-Cole, Michelle Williams (Destiny’s Child), Dionne Warwick, Michael McDonald, BeBe and CeCe Winans, Whitney Houston, Ronald Isley, Yolanda Adams, Donnie McClurkin, Fred Hammond, Marvin Sapp, Reverend Milton Brunson, The Thompson Community Singers, and R. Kelly.