Posts Tagged ‘Richard Smallwood’

Gala Honoring Dr. Edwin Hawkins August 10th

Thursday, April 4th, 2013

Mark your calendars for August 10th as people will gather from the four corners of the world to honor Dr. Edwin Hawkins for 50 years in Gospel Music.  Hawkins is wEdwin Hawkins STDidely regarded as an architect of the contemporary Gospel sound and his arrangement of the standard Oh Happy Day remains one of the world’s best loved gospel songs.  A star studded gala is being planned  in the city of Oakland, CA with participation from a venerable list of who’s who in Gospel including Richard Smallwood, Tramaine Hawkins, Daryl Coley, Chrystal Rucker, Dr. Teresa Hairston and others.

TV Monitor – Richard Smallwood, Zacardi Cortez and Mary Mary

Wednesday, January 30th, 2013

Catch ySmallwoodour favorite gospel artists on tv this week. The Mary Mary sisters join comedienne and celebrated talk show host Joy Behar on Current TV’s Say Anything tonight at 9 PM Eastern Time.  On Sunday, Richard Smallwood talks music ministry, longevity and confesses his Twitter addiction on BET’s Lift Every Voice.  Host Cory Condrey also talks with Zacardi Cortez about his near death experience and how he surrendered Zacardihis life completely to God.

November Birthdays – Darwin Hobbs and Sheri Jones Moffet

Friday, November 30th, 2012

Sharing birthdays with Richard Smallwood today are Sheri Jones Moffet (Encourage Yourself) and Darwin Hobbs.  Gospelflava send birthday greetings to all (even those that we missed).

November Birthdays James Fortune and Richard Smallwood

Thursday, November 29th, 2012

Bringing November birthdays to a close, we send out warm birthday wishes to James Fortune on today (November 29th) and Richard Smallwood on tomorrow (November 30th).

GMC Announces Air Dates of the 27th Annual Stellar Awards

Tuesday, January 17th, 2012

GMC (formerly the Gospel Music Channel) has announced the World Premiere air dates for the 27th Annual Stellar Gospel Music Awards (more…)

Funeral Arrangements for Lisa Burroughs Allen, Original Member of the Richard Smallwood Singers

Wednesday, November 30th, 2011

Funeral arrangements have been announced for Lisa Burroughs Allen (pictured above top right), an original member of the Richard Smallwood Singers who passed away on Wednesday, November 23, 2011 in Washington, DC.  (more…)

Richard Smallwood&Vision Talk about the New Project “Promises”!Get a Sneak peak of the Album!

Monday, July 11th, 2011

Many are anticipating the new album from the masterful Richard Smallwood and Vision. In the days leading up to the 7/19 release of  “Promises” , Richard Smallwood and Vision will give some insight into the  inspiration behind the songs on the new project. This will give those checking in an opportunity to get a sneak peak of the album! Go to Richard Smallwood’s website for more info.

New Music From Kirk Franklin and Richard Smallwood

Tuesday, March 22nd, 2011

Huge Music Release Day in Gospel Music as two of the front runners in Gospel music release ground breaking new material. Kirk Franklin’s new album, “Hello Fear” releases today and has already hit the #1 spot on iTunes Gospel and Christian Charts.  The legendary Richard Smallwood and Vision releases their new single, “Trust Me”. Both have been creating a buzz in social media, as Gospel music fans have been anxiously awaiting the return of these great men.

Apostle Betty Peebles Passes

Thursday, October 14th, 2010 joins with others across the country in mourning the passing of Apostle Betty Poindexter Peebles, Co – Founder and Senior Pastor of the Jericho City of Praise Church in the Washington, DC area on October 12th of cancer. A mother of 3 and grandmother of 9, she was 76. (more…)

Bishop Walter Hawkins: The Man, The Music, The Ministry

Thursday, July 22nd, 2010

You Don’t Want To Miss This Amazing Tribute!


Check out the BET “Lift Every Voice” behind-the scenes special at the concert tribute and funeral for Bishop Walter Hawkins. It airs on BET at 10 am EST this Sunday, July 25th. Among the guests: Donnie McClurkin, Ted Winn, Tye Tribbet, Kathy Taylor Brown, Richard Smallwood, Ricky Dillard, Dewayne Woods, and Byron Cage.