Posts Tagged ‘Verity Records’

Verity Records Has a New Name

Monday, January 28th, 2013


RCA InspirationVerity Records recently announced they have a new name. Verity Gospel will now be known as “RCA Inspiration”. The label will be headed up by now general manager Geo Bivins., he will also retain his title as “SVP Of Urban Promotions”. Stanley Brown has been promoted to the head of A&R and Cheryl Mark has now been promoted to VP of Marketing.  Bivins, Brownand Mark will remain at the company’s headquarters in New York City.  New General Manger Geo states that he is “excited to be working with great Gospel artist and that RCA Inspiration will continue the tradition held by Verity Records”. RCA Inspiration is the label home to Gospel greats Kirk Franklin, Fred Hammond, Byron Cage, Donald Lawrence and more. RCA Inspiration is set to release “Wow Gospel 2013”,  William Murphy’s new project, “God  Chaser”, and Fred Hammond’s new group “United Tenors”  with  tenors Dave Hollister, Brian Courtney Wilson and Eric Roberson

RECAP: 1st Annual “The Sista Friendz”- Stellar Women Of Gospel Awards

Wednesday, January 23rd, 2013

2013 Sista Friendz Stellar Women Of Gospel Honorees (from L-R) Demetrus Stewart, Melanie Clark, Diana Hobbs, Treiva Williams, Catherine Brewton, and JoJo Pada

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The Stellar Awards now has another amazing event to add to its yearly weekend festivities: Toya Beasley’s SistaFriendz: “Stellar Women of Gospel Awards”.

This beautiful tribute took place on January 19, 2013 at the Gaylord Springs Clubhouse and honored women who are on the front lines in the Gospel music industry. This years honorees included GOSPELflva’s own Melanie Clark Pratt (CEO of Afternoon Drive Host Praise 100.9),  Catherine Brewton (Vice President, Writer/ Public Relations), JoJo Pada (Founder and President Of Ignition PR), Dianna Hobbs (CEO of EEW Magazine), Treiva Williams (Executive Administrator to Mary Mary), Demetrus Stewart (Consultant to Pure Springs Gospel), and Erma Davis (President and COO of Central City Productions).


New Music: Kurt Carr and Jonathan Nelson

Tuesday, November 6th, 2012

Election Day 2012 brings powerfully anointed messages in song from two of gospel music’s most beloved artists, Kurt Carr and Jonathan Nelson.

Kurt Carr and the Kurt Carr Singers deliver the goods with “I’ve Seen Him Do It” featuring Timiney Figueroa Caton for Verity Records, while Jonathan Nelson releases Finish Strong, the lead single for his debut project from his new label, Karew Records.

Both songs are available for download via Amazon and iTunes.

53rd Annual Grammy Nominations

Thursday, December 2nd, 2010

The 2010 Grammy Nominations were announced on December 1, 2010 for the following categories: (more…)