Posts Tagged ‘West Angeles Church of God in Christ’

David Daughtry Leaps On Billboard Charts

Thursday, September 18th, 2014

Karew RecordsDavid Official Press celebrates the success of David Daughtry as his self titled debut CD bows at #12 on the Billboard Top Gospel Albums chart.  “On behalf of Bishop J. Drew Sheard and Karen Clark Sheard, everyone at Karew is very excited about David’s project and his debut on the charts,” says Karew’s General Manager, Darrell Thompson.  “In the current state of the music industry, it is difficult for established artist to find an audience.  Accordingly, it is refreshing to know that as a new artist, consumers are supporting David.  We know that as the word of mouth builds, so will future success.”

David Daughtry Takes A Leap With Radio Single

Tuesday, May 6th, 2014

Karew Records is busy these days introducing listeners to the music of worship leader David Daughtry.  Daughtry serves as praise and worship leader for Bishop Charles E. Blake and the West Angeles Church of God in Christ in addition to being a member of the ensemble on GSN’s American Bible Challenge game show hosted by Jeff Foxworthy and Kirk Franklin.  God is Great/Leap comes equipped with a  bonafide guarantee of  “taking the saints straight to church” and is already making waves at radio. The single heads to digital retailers on May 13th.

David Daughtry Signs With Karew Records

Tuesday, February 11th, 2014

Karew RecorDavid Official Pressds made it official announcing the signing of noted Praise and Worship leader David Daughtry.  General Manager Darrell Thompson said of Daughtry’s signing, “David is going to excite Gospel musical fans everywhere with his unique ability to usher them into God’s presence with the gift God has blessed him with. We are pleased to have him join the family.”

Daughtry currently serves as the Director of Worship for Bishop Charles Blake’s West Angeles Church of God in Christ and was featured on the title cut for the church’s No Limit CD in 2007.  “I am honored that God led me to a recording deal with Karew Records, says Daughtry. “I believe there is so much more for me to do, both in ministry and my professional music career. My goal is to bridge the gap between the old and the new, transcending denominations, culture, and generations.

Look for a radio single in couple of weeks and a full album in the second quarter of 2014.

Desmond Pringle Brings Hope To Los Angeles

Monday, October 14th, 2013

Pastor Desmond Pringle teams up again with the Cancer Treatment Centers of America to share A Night of Hope on Friday, October 18th.  The event will be held at the West Angeles Church of God In Christ where Bishop Charles E Blake, Sr. is the pastor.  Des 2

Our Journey of Hope program at CTCA, and the Rev. Percy McCray, director of pastoral care at CTCA Midwestern Regional Medical Center in Zion, Ill., are hosting the concert during Breast Cancer Awareness month to bring the message to the  community about how the program provides much needed support to thousands of cancer patients and their families.

Pastor Pringle had this to say regarding his CTCA partnership.  “I am very excited about partnering with Our Journey of Hope,”   “It is a very powerful tool to get information into the African American community, which is adversely affected by cancer. As a minster of gospel and a pastor, it is incumbent on me to use the talent and information that I have to help. If there is hope for one’s health, that needs to be heralded. I’m thrilled to be in partnership to share the enlightenment that your diagnosis does not have to be a death sentence.”

As we went to press on this story, we found out about the passing of Desmond Pringle’s father. Please keep him and his family lifted in prayer during this time of bereavement.

Worship Leader David Daughtry Readies Album Debut

Tuesday, February 26th, 2013

Daughtry 1God is raising up a new generation of worship leaders, and amongst the stand outs in this group is David Daughtry.  Daughtry takes praise to a new level each Sunday as Director of Praise and Worship  for Bishop Charles Blake and the  West Angeles Church of God in Christ (Daughtry was the lead on the West Angeles Mass Choir 2010 No Limit CD). He also serves the International Music Department of the Church of God in Christ as the Assistant Director of Praise and Worship leading worship during the church’s summer convention and convocation gatherings.  Daughtry is in demand as a session singer having worked on projects from Bishop Paul Morton, Kurt Carr and Beverly Crawford as well as performing with Yolanda Adams, Bebe Winans, Aretha Franklin, the late Bishop Walter Hawkins, Kim Burrell, Faith Daughtry ABCEvans, The Clark Sisters, Sean Puffy Combs, Patti Labelle and others. Look for Daughtry in the ensemble performing on the Game Show Network’s American Bible Challenge hosted by Jeff Foxworthy and recent addition Kirk Franklin.

Daughtry is currently in the studio putting the finishing touches on his debut solo CD scheduled for a June release. As new doors of opportunity open for Daughtry, he remains humbled and focused on his goal, to sing for God’s glory that lives are changed as he ministers to the body of Christ.