Detroit is known for its massive contributions to Gospel music by the way of its inhabitants namely Aretha Franklin, Rev. Charles Nicks, Rev. Donald Vails, Dr. Mattie Moss Clark, Thomas Whitfield, The Winans and Reverend James Cleveland. The Historic Gospel Music Workshop of America Detroit
Hats off to Motown Gospel recording artist Gene Moore, whose CD, The Future made its debut at number 4 on the Billboard Top Gospel Albums chart. Moore was greatly aided by performances at TD Jakes' Megafest, GMWA and the Essence Festival.
Moore will also join Alexis
Houston native Gene Moore shows us a bright and sunny future with the release of The Future, his debut offering on July 28th. The Houston native who has captivated audiences with his powerful and rich delivery delivers an album of relevant and stirring songs including
Grammy nominee and Stellar Award winner Calvin Bridges delivers new music with Jesus Is Lord, hitting radio and digital outlets this week. The celebrated singer, songwriter and international recording artist has contributed standards to the Gospel Music songbook, including the iconic church rockers I Can
With six albums and a score of unforgettable performances in across the country and abroad, Patrick Lundy and the Ministers of Music prepare for the release of their latest effort with a new single headed to radio and digital formats.
The Ministers of Music is comprised
The Gospel Music Workshop of America will play host to the first stop of the Gospel Mix 2016 Tour, taking place on Sunday, July 24th in the Grand Ballroom of the Sheraton Hotel in Birmingham, Alabama.
This year's tour brings together legends Luther Barnes and The
The Gospel Announcers Guild released a statement regarding the passing of Al Hobbs.
It is with joy and sadness that we announce the home-going of our beloved GOSPEL INDUSTRY AFICIONADO, Dr. Al “The Bishop” Hobbs.
Al "The Bishop" Hobbs was simply one of the most interesting
GOSPELflava joins others across the globe mourning the passing of gospel music trailblazer Dr. Helen JH Stephens Amongst her many contributions are the organization of the “The Voices of Christ” of Berkeley, California which recorded for the Savoy record label. Dr. Stephens traveled nationally with
GOSPELflava joins others across the country mourning the passing of noted songwriter, music minister and Houston native Dr. Theola Booker. Dr. Booker served for 45 years as minister of music at the Greater St. Matthew Baptist Church in Houston, where her husband served as pastor, recording several projects including“I’m An Heir” and “God’s Been Good” recorded by the Greater St. Matthew Mass Choir and Theola Booker and Friends with the Greater St. Matthew Choir. Dr Booker was an integral part of the Gospel Music Workshop of America, having served as Assistant Chapter Representative for the Houston Chapter of the GMWA.
On the heels of the closing of the GMWA Board Meeting in Los Angeles comes word of the passing of one of Gospel music's distinctive voices, the legendary Edna Tatum has passed away after enduring some health challenges. A tribute service honoring her for her