Posts Tagged ‘Verity Gospel Music Group’

Verity Gospel Music Group Garners Much Recognition On Billboard, Itunes, & More As 2012 Comes To A Close!!

Wednesday, December 19th, 2012

 

Verity Gospel Music Group has seen a great year with new releases from its top artists & sustained charting presence from  Kirk Franklin’s 2011 release “Hello Fear”. Top artists on the label include : Marvin Sapp, Kirk Franklin, Byron Cage, Fred Hammond, Jason Nelson, Deon Kipping and more. The label’s hit compilation “WOW Gospel 2012” was named as the #1 Gospel Album of the Year by Billboard. Gospel favorites Marvin Sapp, Fred Hammond, Jason Nelson, and Kirk Franklin were named among the Top 10 Gospel artists of 2012. The label’s parent company RCA Records has also been recognized for the producing the Top Gospel Album of the year and some of the Top Gospel Songs in 2012. Six of Verity Gospel Music Group’s 2012 releases were named on the Itunes Best Gospel Albums of 2012 list. Those projects included: WOW 2012, v4…The Other Side ( JMoss), God, Love & Romance ( Fred Hammond), I Just Want To Hear You (Deon Kipping), Shifting The Atmosphere (Jason Nelson),  and Memoirs Of A Worshiper (Byron Cage).

 Music lovers can look to WOW 2013 for the best compilation of 2012’s Gospel songs as well as new music from Kurt Carr, William Murphy, and Hezekiah Walker. Verity Gospel Music Group artists also received 25 Stellar Award nominations, Four Grammy nominations, and two NAACP Image Award nominations. Congratulations to Verity Gospel Music Group  and RCA Records and their artists on being recognized in the music community for their contributions.

 

 

Verity Gospel Music Group Recording Artist Latice Crawford Set To Appear In New Reality Series “Almost Married”

Thursday, December 6th, 2012

Latice Crawford entered the lives of Gospel music lovers on season 2 of Sunday Best with her soulful raspy tone and effortless vocal performances reminiscent of the late great Whitney Houston. On Saturday 12/8/12  at 9pm on Centric a new reality TV series will air chronicling her journey to the altar with season 2 cast mate, Jeff Spain. “Almost Married” will air twice a week on Centric and will wrap up in January 2013. Latice is currently in the studio recording songs for an EP to be released in March of  2013.

James Jazzy Jordan Retires From Verity Gospel Music Group

Thursday, December 6th, 2012

Verity Gospel Music Group announced today the retirement of James “Jazzy” Jordan after 17 years with the Company.  Jordan’s retirement is effective as of the end of the year.

In a statement today, Tom Corson, President & COO of RCA Records stated “Jazzy Jordan was tireless in his leadership at Verity and he made enormous contributions to the success of the label, which reminas the number one label in Gospel Music.  We wish him all the best in his future endeavors”.

Jazzy Jordan shared his wisdom with Gospelflava over the years, let’s take a look back here: http://www.gospelflava.com/articles/jazzyjordan.html

 

Stanley Brown Upped to EVP at Verity Records

Wednesday, December 5th, 2012

Changes in management over at Verity Records has resulted in Stanley Brown replacing Jazzy Jordan as the Executive Vice President of Verity Gospel Music Group and George Bivins being named General Manager and Head of Promotions.

Verity Gospel Music Group is comprised of Gospocentric Records; Kirk Franklin’s Fo-Yo Soul Entertainment; Quiet Water Entertainment; F. Hammond Music

Verity Gospel Music Group Releases “Joy To The World: A Gospel Christmas”!

Monday, November 19th, 2012

Verity Gospel Music Group released a holiday compilation project titled: “Joy To The World: A Gospel Christmas” today. The project features: Kirk Franklin & The Family, Marvin Sapp, Fred Hammond, Donnie McClurkin, and more. It’s a 10 tracker that can provide a nice little addition to your Holiday play lists. You can download it today for a great low price. Check out your music media outlets for more details.

Marvin Sapp Prepares For Live CD/DVD Recording Friday 10/7!!

Tuesday, October 4th, 2011

 

Beloved and record breaking Gospel artist, Pastor Marvin Sapp is set for his live recording of his forthcoming CD/DVD on the Verity Gospel Music Group Label, this Friday October 7th @ 7pm at the Evangelical Catherdral in Upper Malboro, MD 13901 .  Go out and support him this Friday!