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2022 GRAMMY Awardees in Gospel and Contemporary Christian Music

2022-10-28T01:55:26-05:00April 5th, 2022|

 By Robert M. MarovichCongratulations to the 64th GRAMMY Awardees in the Gospel and Contemporary Christian Music categories. A special congratulations to CeCe Winans for garnering three statuettes!36. Best Gospel Performance/Song"Never Lost"CeCe Winans37. Best Contemporary Christian Music Performance/Song"Believe For It"CeCe Winans; Dwan Hill, Kyle Lee, CeCe Winans & Mitch Wong, songwriters38. [...]

BMI Celebrates the Best in Gospel Music at the 2022 Trailblazers of Gospel Music Awards

2022-04-05T15:25:46-05:00April 1st, 2022|

Right: BMI Gospel Songwriter of the Year honorees Kierra and J Drew Sheard II at the 2022 BMI Trailblazers of Gospel Music Awards. Photo Credit: Steve Lowry for BMI. “Speak To Me” Named BMI’s Gospel Song of the Year Aaron Lindsey, J Drew Sheard II, Kierra Sheard and Jeshua “TedyP” [...]

December 23 Virtual Christmas Concert “Songs of Hope” to Benefit Haiti

2021-12-16T02:53:48-06:00December 16th, 2021|

From a press release: This holiday season in partnership with e-Camp Mentoring and the Black Rose of Durham Radio, both from Canada, Cloud Records of Philadelphia is sponsoring a free virtual Christmas concert, “Songs of Hope,” on December 23, 2021, at 8:00 PM EST on Cloud Records' YouTube channel and [...]

Historic Church in St. Louis Slated to Become Gospel Music Hall of Fame

2021-11-16T17:53:59-06:00November 16th, 2021|

Photo Credit: St. Louis Post-Dispatch Monica Butler of the Butler Group seeks to transform the historic Second Baptist Church in St. Louis's Central West End community into a Gospel Music Hall of Fame. Read more here from reporter Steph Kukuljan of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch: https://www.stltoday.com/business/local/local-producer-aims-to-turn-holy-corners-church-into-gospel-music-hall-of-fame/article_6b08e0a3-e364-5d57-966a-7a7646d7998b.html

Grand Opening of the Black Gospel Archive and Listening Center at Baylor University

2021-11-15T03:06:19-06:00November 15th, 2021|

By Robert M. Marovich On Friday, November 12, 2021, Baylor University opened the doors to its new Black Gospel Archive and Listening Center. It is an extension of the Black Gospel Music Restoration Project, funded initially by Charles Royce and helmed by Baylor professor Robert Darden. JGM's Bob Marovich was [...]

Charles Fold Singers of Cincinnati Celebrate 50 Years

2021-11-14T20:40:01-06:00November 14th, 2021|

By Robert M. Marovich On Saturday, November 13, 2021, the Grammy Award-winning Charles Fold Singers of Cincinnati celebrated their 50th Anniversary with a program at Lincoln Heights Missionary Baptist Church, where Dr. Fold had been minister of music. Maryanne Zeleznik on Cincinnati Public Radio's "Cincinnati Edition" conducted an interview with [...]

Lillian Lilly, James C. Birdsong Jr. to be Honored at Antigua & Barbuda Gospel Music & Media Awards October 22

2021-09-28T01:20:17-05:00September 28th, 2021|

Birdsong and Lilly will receive recognition for their contributions to the gospel music industry  St. John’s, Antigua – James C. Birdsong, Jr., a member of the renowned famed Birdsong family and award-winning figure in gospel music; and Lillian Lilly, the longtime principal vocalist of the world-renowned GRAMMY® Award-nominated Mississippi Mass [...]

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