Posts Tagged ‘Thank You Thank You Jesus’

Chicago Mass Nets Two Dove Award Nominations

Friday, August 12th, 2016

CMC new press photo1The Chicago Mass Choir celebrates their two Dove Award nominations, one in the Traditional Gospel Album of the Year and the other in the  Traditional Gospel Recorded Song of the Year categories.
The news comes as the choir returns from their Michigan weekend, visiting Saginaw and worshiping with Bishop J Drew Sheard and Greater Emmanuel Church of God in Christ in Detroit, Michigan.  Their latest album, We Give You Praise, continues its climb on Billboard’s Top Gospel Albums chart making it to number 16 this week.

 

Chicago Mass Choir Does Daytime TV

Thursday, July 21st, 2016

New Chicago MassChicago Mass Choir continues its Summer of Praise Tour with an appearance on Fox Television’s Good Day Chicago on Thursday, June 21st.  The award winning choir will perform music from its latest CD We Give You Praise.

We Give You Praise made its debut in the Top 20 on Billboard’s Top Gospel Album’s chart largely fueled by the lead single, Thank You Thank You Jesus. The lead single generated over a half a million YouTube views cementing its place as a CMC classic alongside other chart-topping hits like “Holy Ghost Power,” “I Pray We’ll Be Ready,” “Mighty Good God,” and “God is My Everything.” The choir has released a follow up single, I Give You Praise as well as a companion lyric and live lyric video.

Founded by James Chambers as an extension of the ECC Music Workshop and celebrating over 25 years of ministry, CMC President Dr. Feranda Williamson gave words of appreciation to fans and supporters, “I am just overwhelmed with “THANKS” to those that support the music of Chicago Mass Choir.  It is an honor to be listed with so many major gospel artists as one of the top billboard chart top 20 gospel albums.  It is great to be recognized for our music ministry.”

Chicago Mass Choir Kicks Off Summer Praise With TBN Performance

Thursday, June 30th, 2016

CMC TBNThe famed Chicago Mass Choir aims to give God praise all year long and gets Summer praise into high gear with a performance at TBN Studios in Aurora, Illinois.  CMC President Dr. Feranda Williamson shared these words: “TBN has so graciously allowed Chicago Mass Choir to share several selections from our new CD with their viewing audience.  This is truly a great opportunity, and we are very thankful to TBN for their support of Chicago Mass Choir.”

New Haven Records follows up the ever popular Thank You, Thank You Jesus with both a live video and lyric video for CMC’s latest single, I Give You Praise.

Chicago Mass Choir Readies New Single

Wednesday, June 8th, 2016

After closing out the first day with a rousing performance at the Chicago Gospel Music Festival, the Chicago Mass Choir announces the release of I Give You Praise, the second single from theiChicago Mass Choirr Billboard charting disc We Give You Praise.

Ken Harding, President of New Haven Records offered words of adulation, “This may be the best album in Chicago Mass Choir’s 25 year history. The first single, “Thank You Thank You Jesus,” helped the CD debut at the #1 spot on Amazon Best Seller’s Gospel Praise and Worship Chart and #11 on the Amazon Gospel Music Best Seller’s Sales Chart. We’re particularly excited about the future of the new single, “I Give You Praise Lord,” because it’s the kind of worship song that can find its way into churches all across America…and the world!”

CMC President Dr. Feranda Williamson added, “It is such a humbling experience to see how our new project has been supported around the world! “I Give You Praise Lord” summarizes our gratitude for God’s continued blessings!”