Some Highlights Of What's Happening In The Gospel Music Industry!!
Mary Mary released their highly anticipated new project titled “Go Get It” on May 8th, but they also appeared on Good Morning America (ABC) to millions of viewers this morning . They also informed viewers that their popular reality tv series “Mary Mary” has been picked up for a 2nd season by Wetv. Congratulations to them as they continue to “Go Get It” and spread the Gospel to even more people. Let’s continue to support these ladies by picking up their new project and tuning in their reality television series Thursdays at 9pm EST on Wetv.
James & Cheryl Fortune will be featured in the May/June issue of Gospel Today talking about relationships and sharing some of their own experiences. Cheryl Fortune also released new music that will be featured on her upcoming EP. Earlier this year James Fortune & FIYA released a hot new project on Light Records titled “Identity”, and James Fortune launched his new label FIYA World Music in partnership with EOne Entertainment. Cheryl Fortune will be the first featured artist on the FIYA World Music label.
Arrow Records announced the appointment of a new general manager,Cappriccieo M. Scates. The Arrow Records label is an affiliate of Creflo Dollar Ministries and Pastor Taffi Dollar serves as CEO of the label. Scates brings over 20 years of experience in the music industry to his new position. Having spent time as Senior Director of the Atlanta SESAC division and serving on a number of prominent music industry boards, he is poised to make great contributions to the growth and further development of the label. Congratulations to him and we’re looking forward to what’s forthcoming from Arrow Records.
Pastor Jason Nelson is set to release his upcoming project “Shifting The Atmosphere” on May 22nd, 2012 on the Verity Gospel Music Group label. His single, the title track, is doing well on the Christian and Gospel charts and is a wonderful ballad that definitely displays why Gospel music listeners need to add his project to their collection. It is now available for pre-order. Let’s support good Gospel music.
Light Records and Tehillah Music Group presents new recording artist Jonathan McReynolds. He’s a singer and songwriter and his debut project titled “LIFE MUSIC” will be released in the Fall. McReynolds released his first single off of the forthcoming project titled “I Love You”. It’s available on Itunes and will be a great addition to your collection. Jonathan emerged on the scene in 2010 independently with an EP titled “The Very Unofficial EP of Jonathan McReynolds“. A standout track on his independent release is “No Gray“.
These are some of the highlights of the past few weeks in the Gospel music industry. You can check in on our news section on the main page of our site, and our Facebook and Twitter pages for more industry news!