Tag Archives: Bob Marovich

JGM Music Hour: Episode 136

Episode 136 Playlist: It’s praying time – Frozene Lott-Hayes Praise belongs to you – Jason Clayborn & the Atmosphere Changers Something about that name – True Believers Hold out – Tim Rogers & the Fellas feat. Calvin Richardson The greater the trials, the greater the blessings – Mary Pugh & the Pugh Singers Gospel shuffle – Absolution Your love makes me happy – Johnny Burroughs I’m so glad – Bishop Neal Roberson feat. Bishop Paul S. Morton Amazing grace – Rachel Hawkes No greater – Nashville Life Music One minute – Coleen After all these years – Freddi Rene He’s ...

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JGM Music Hour: Episode 135

Episode 135 Playlist: Amazing – The Davis’ So much to thank God for – Bishop Jonathan Greer feat. Lorraine Punch-Baldwin Child of the king – New York Fellowship Children’s Choir Don’t break – Micah Lee One praise away – Kevin Davidson All of my help – Northern Delaware Chapter of GMWA Recording Choir I am more than a conqueror – Tonya Lewis Taylor That’s what He did for me – Mighty Men of Faith Work on me – Faithful Connection Maybe it’s okay – We Are Messengers Every Time – Social Club Misfits Shine – Christa Deana Hallelujah – E.D. ...

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JGM Music Hour – Episode 133

Episode 133 Playlist: Moving forward – Ken Heath and the True Disciples I’ll do it for you – Fantastic Bibletones The selfie song – Jada Redmond I’ve got that fiya – Sanctified Soul What a beautiful name – The Recording Collective Strong name – Darius Paulk You deserve my praise – M’Renee Freedom – Quamid feat. Christina Prophet Shorter Haven’t seen it yet – Danny Gokey I need you – Jermane C. Milton Strength – Brieaunna Ling Love never fails – William Murphy Reach – DOE

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JGM Music Hour: Episode 131

Episode 131 Playlist: He picked me up – Spencer Taylor Jr. & the Highway QCs Working in my favor – Bishop Leonard Scott Take care of you – C. J. Taylor & Men of Fellowship Changed – Will Downing Redeemed – Vincent Tharpe & Kenosis This song is for you – Min. Earl Bynum Go – Trin-i-tee 5:7 I wanna know you – Intimate Praise The epilogue (for me), feat. Phil J. – Da’ T.R.U.T.H. Turn right and go straight – Roscoe Robinson Going – Christina Bell It’s like fire – Lady Bartee Resting place – Casey J

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JGM Pick of the Week: February 4, 2019

“He Has Been Good” Bernice Brown Gregory From the EP Faithful (EP release date: July 28, 2017) https://store.cdbaby.com/cd/bernicebrowngregory By Bob Marovich The opening track of Bernice Brown Gregory’s Faithful, an EP of relaxed contemporary praise songs and a digitally orchestrated version of “Great is Thy Faithfulness,” is an up-tempo churchy tune called “He Has Been Good.” Evoking the exuberance of the Chicago Mass Choir, Bernice and her background choir raise the roof on this declaration of God’s marvelous work within their lives. It’s Bernice’s first commercial recording since 2008’s God’s Been Good to Me, whose title track is similar in ...

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JGM’s Best of 2018 Lists

Best Gospel CDs, Singles and Historic Reissues of 2018 By Bob Marovich As is our custom for this time of year, the Journal of Gospel Music presents its “best of” lists in the category of CDs, songs, and historical releases. The recordings were not chosen as “best of” based on sales, chart status, promotion, voting, fan popularity, number of likes or retweets, committee decisions, throwing darts, reading tea leaves, arm twisting, or anything other than 1) JGM was serviced with the music for review and 2) JGM believes they best represented gospel/sacred music in 2018 in terms of overall music ...

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JGM Music Hour: Episode 130

Episode 130 Playlist: On time – Bishop Larry Trotter & Sweet Holy Spirit Choir I’ve got joy – Reggie Campbell feat. Celia King Murray Bless the Lord – GMWA Detroit Chapter Choir Working for my good – Brandon Mitchell & S.W.A.P. feat. Lisa Knowles Smith Waiting on Jesus – True Believers He worked it out – Tommies Reunion Choir The great I am – Shree Isabell Open your mouth and say something – Brent Jones We’re ready – God’s Chosen Cycles – Jonathan McReynolds feat. DOE Into your heart – Jessica Dalla Torre In your presence – Puchi Colon When ...

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JGM Music Hour – Episode 128

              Playlist for Episode 128: I’ll make it – Alfonzo Udell & Chosen Chorale feat. Lorraine Anderson Put your trust – Apostle James Alston & Fellowship Laughter (just like medicine) – BeBe Winans feat. KS He’s never failed me yet – St. Mark Sanctuary Choir Unto the lamb – Kim Stratton He won’t leave me alone – Shunice Hill-Sullivan Changed me – Vonnie Blackshear We made it through – Dave Bass & the DBGs Holy medley – Cameron Ross Right now’s the right time for Jesus – Steve Cermele Please don’t forgive me – ...

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Jonathan Nelson Wants Listeners to be “Inspired, Encouraged, and Empowered” by New Album

By Bob Marovich In 1776, the Declaration of Independence freed American people from the oppression of the Royal Crown. In 2018, Jonathan Nelson’s seventh studio album, Declarations, is intended to free all people for salvation under the Holy Crown. The Stellar Award-winning singer and songwriter releases Declarations (Entertainment One) nationwide and through digital outlets today, Friday, September 14. “I want the album to leave listeners inspired, encouraged, and empowered,” Nelson told the Journal of Gospel Music. “If they sing these songs of themselves, they can see the results of what they say. If they say ‘I’m healed,’ they can be free ...

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