Gospel Music

Chicago Area Gospel Singer Todd Dulaney Signs with Entertainment One Music

NASHVILLE, TN (April 8, 2014) – Entertainment One Music has signed celebrated artist, songwriter and worshipper Todd Dulaney to its award-winning Gospel roster.  Joining eOne Music in a new recording deal, the Stellar Award-nominated singer will record and release multiple albums, with the first single slated for release in late Summer this year, off his upcoming new album slated for a first-quarter release in 2015.  He’ll also be appearing on The Word Network, live on Wednesday April 9th, at 8 pm EST.  Currently in-studio recording the finishing touches for his upcoming new album, Dulaney says of joining eOne Music: “My family ...

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TBGB Pick of the Week: April 7, 2014

“At Your Feet”CokoMBK Records (rel. February 20, 2014) Available on iTunes, Amazon, etc. The prayerful ballad “At Your Feet” is Cheryl “Coko” Clemons’s best solo work to date.   To a heartwarming melody, the lead singer of the Grammy Award-winning female group SWV lays her broken pieces and heavy load at the feet of Jesus, “because I’m really not that strong.”  Knowing that letting go and letting God is the best policy, she can sleep soundly knowing that joy will come in the morning. It’s a dramatic gospel song with a very well-crafted arrangement that benefits from a steadily building beat, ...

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“By Your Word” – LaShun Pace

“By Your Word” LaShun Pace (2014)available on iTunes You can’t help but be drawn into a gospel song that opens with, “My life / I’ve been to hell and back.” That’s LaShun Pace’s testimony, all right.   The member of the Anointed Pace Singers lost her eleven year-old daughter, Xenia, to heart trouble.  LaShun herself was diagnosed with cancer in 2013.  That’s just the start of it.  On her alternately bluesy and dramatic single, “By Your Word,” Pace declares that “by your word, I am here” with all the conviction that such a testimony can muster.

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Chicago Mass Choir – XV Live

Chicago Mass Choir XV Live New Haven Records (2011) www.newhavenrecords.com By Bob Marovich for The Black Gospel Blog As usual, Chicago Mass Choir has a packed schedule. They delivered a stellar performance at the Allstate GospelFest in Chicago on March 25, appeared on WGN-TV with Sesame Street’s beloved Elmo on April 3, and will join Yolanda Adams and Jonathan McReynolds on the Most Powerful Voices program on April 26. Before the choir records their sixteenth album on May 3, let’s revisit their most recent CD, XV Live.  Recorded at the Trinity Broadcasting Network Studios in Hendersonville, Tennessee, XV Liveis a ...

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“Arise” – Eloho

“Arise”Eloho From the CD Arise (2014) http://elohoefemuai.co.uk/ From Nigeria and now living in Scotland, Eloho Jocelyn Efemuai, known simply as Eloho, is a singer, worship pastor, and presently part of the worship team at The Junction Church in Aberdeen.  She adds “recording artist” to her list of achievements with her ten-song debut CD, of which “Arise” is the title track. Fronting a gracefully pulsating Celt-pop backdrop of musicians and BGVs with an alto that evinces Nigerian and Scottish influences, Eloho delivers this simple offering of rhythm and praise.  “Arise and take your place / King of Kings, O glorious one / ...

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Rev. Stef & Jubilation Celebrate Fifteen Years With a Scholarship Gala

Rev. Stef and Jubilation do more than sing: they also raise money for scholarships so deserving New Jersey students can sing (or play) music, also. The Jubilation Education Scholarship Fund Gala/15th Anniversary Celebration will be held at Mayfair Fairs in West Orange, NJ, on Monday, April 14 from 6:00 to 10:00 p.m. See the image below for contact details.  Expect delicious food, great music, and wonderful fellowship–all for a worthy cause!

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