CHONDA PIERCE IS ‘LAUGHING IN THE DARK’ WITH OCTOBER 27 BIG SCREEN DEBUT Fathom Events and Fuseic Entertainment Present One-Night Theatrical Event DENVER—“Chonda Pierce: Laughing in the Dark,” a one-night only…
Kirk Franklin will break his radio silence tomorrow (Aug. 28). That’s when the nationally syndicated Steve Harvey Morning Show will premiere “Wanna Be Happy?,” the contemporary gospel pioneer’s first new single in almost five years.
Tom Joyner, host of the nationally syndicated Tom Joyner Morning Show®, along withAllstate Insurance Company, is celebrating family, fun and excitement with the 2015 Allstate Tom Joyner Family Reunion®. Labor Day weekend, September 3rd – 7th, families from all over the country will join Joyner and his celebrity friends for a weekend filled with stellar concerts, interaction with celebrities and leaders, enlightening seminars, and endless activities for people of all ages inside the free expo which is open to the public. Guests can also enjoy passes to theme parks. The family event, held at the Gaylord Palms Resort & Convention Center in Kissimmee, FL, generally attracts more than 20,000.
Multi-platinum, Grammy® and Dove awardwinning recording artist Sandi Patty is set to release her new lullaby album Sweet Dreams this September in partnership with Fisher-Price, Inc., one of the world’s leading infant and preschool toy manufacturers and a subsidiary of Mattel, Inc., and Somerset Group, Ltd., a division of Allegro Media Group.
Grammy nominated songwriter and producer, Aaron Rice, announced today the launch of TagHouse Music, a boutique artist services company. It will cover multiple aspects for an artist’s career that includes management, publishing, artist development, production and administrative services. Rice started the business to cover any gaps in an artist’s career and create an atmosphere of partnership, where artists and creators support each other.
Tenth Avenue North (Reunion Records) announces their fall headline tour “All The Earth Is Holy Ground” with special guests Sidewalk Prophets and newcomer Dan Bremnes. The 30-plus-city tour, sponsored by Compassion International and Palm Beach Atlantic University, will kick off on September 18 in Lynchburg, VA at Liberty University and conclude on November 11 in Round Rock, TX.
GRAMMY®-nominated, platinum-selling rockers Skillet are poised to headline the Western leg of the Winter Jam Tour Spectacular, one of the largest annual tours in the world. Making history earlier this year with more than 600,000 people at a total of 47 shows across the country, the tour will conclude an unprecedented year with stops in nine additional cities in November.
The Gospel Music Association (GMA) announces multi-Dove Award winning powerhouse Erica Campbell, the five time Grammy winner and WEtv star of the hit show “Mary Mary,” and New York Times best-selling author Sadie Robertson as the co-hosts for the 46th Annual GMA Dove Awards (www.doveawards.com). Additionally, the Song and Songwriter of the Year categories are announced today. The Dove Awards will take place on Tuesday, October 13th, live from Allen Arena on the campus of Lipscomb University in Nashville, TN and will air exclusively on the Trinity Broadcasting Network (TBN) on Sunday, October 18th at 9:00 p.m (CST).
GRAMMY® and Billboard Music Award winner Chris Tomlin saw his longtime vision come to life last week as more than 35,000 people came together for Worship Night In America events, selling out NYC’s Madison Square Garden, Denver’s Red Rocks Amphitheater and Sacramento’s Sleep Train Arena.
McDonald’s USA will televise its 12th annual 365Black Awards ceremony for the third consecutive year on the national cable television network Black Entertainment Television® (BET®). Hosted by national TV correspondent/actor Terrence ‘J’ Jenkins and leading actress KeKe Palmer, the program will initially air Sunday, August 23 at 9:00 p.m. EDT/8:00 p.m. CDT.
Salem Media Group announced today thatWayne Haun will launch a brand new show, “Southern Gospel Today,” on the Solid Gospel Radio Network. “Southern Gospel Today” launches on Monday, August 17, 2015 and will run from 2 – 6 P.M., Monday thru Friday every week!
Dove Award-winning collective Soulfire Revolution is the worship band for churches in Miami and Bogota, Columbia. The group is releasing a brand-new project this week called Afterglow on Dream Records, and lead singer Lorena Castellanos sat down with us to discuss the new record, post-show rituals and the band’s South American traditions.
On Saturday, August 29, four-time GRAMMY® nominee Matthew West will appear in Birmingham, Alabama in front of thousands during the Restoring Unity event to perform his hit single “Do Something.” Restoring Unity is a two-day event helmed by Glenn Beck which supports his non-profit organization, Mercury One.
THIS IS NOT A TEST, the latest from platinum selling artist TobyMac has debuted in the No. 4 spot on the Billboard Top 200, garnered No. 1 at the Christian Albums Chart and is No. 3 on the Digital Albums Chart. Called a “masterful mix,” “ a consistent pleasure” and “worthy of repeat,” the high placement comes after a shining street week for the artist who garnered coverage from ESPN Online, HLN’s “Weekend Express,” ABC Radio, Billboard, FOX News, Patheos and more.
JesusFreakHideout.com, one of the pioneers of Christian music media on the web that has helped to pave the way for similar media outlets, is celebrating 19 years online today. To celebrate, the JFH team is releasing the next installment of their popular free indie mp3 compilation, Songs We’ve Been Trying To Tell You About (And Others We Haven’t), Volume Five.
The sixth studio album from six-time GRAMMY® winner TobyMac is now available, and receiving stellar reviews from both critics and fans alike. With an accumulation of over 11 million units in career sales, the 11 track project is the follow up to his No. 1 Billboard debut and GRAMMY® Award winning project, Eye On It. The title of the album comes as a reminder to “make every moment count, and make every second count,” explains TobyMac – an album that he feels reflects important themes like loving each other well and the richness of diversity.
Known primarily for his comedic stylings that leaves audiences in stitches, Aaron Wilburn is a man of many talents. An accomplished songwriter with dozens of hit songs in his portfolio, Aaron’s writing abilities have provided Southern Gospel music with songs such as ‘Four Days Late,’ ‘The Reason That I’m Standing,’ ‘That Sounds Like Home To Me,’ and ‘It’s Beginning To Rain,’ among others. With such a history of top-notch songs, Daywind Publishing is pleased to announce the addition of Aaron Wilburn to their songwriting staff.
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