35th Anniversary Stellar Gospel Music Awards Nominations Announced: Donald Lawrence Presents The Tri-City Singers Tops The List With Nine, Followed By Kirk Franklin, Tasha Cobbs Leonard And JJ Hairston With Multiple Nominations
CHICAGO, Jan. 21, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Central City Productions today announced the Stellar Award nominees in 28 categories for the milestone 35th Annual Stellar Gospel Music Awards taping on Friday, March 27 at the Las Vegas Orleans Arena.
BEN TANKARD Takes Flight With New Album RISE!
Nashville, TN — Your favorite Renaissance Man is Back! Gold and Platinum selling Gospel/Jazz Pianist, bestselling author, reality TV star, private pilot and pastor, Ben Tankard has been thrilling us with Gospel/Jazz for nearly three decades. His new album RISE! promises to be some of his best work yet!
Award Winning Gospel Saxophonist Angella Christie Charts Billboard with “Intimate Conversations”
ATLANTA, Feb. 7, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Stellar Award winner, Smooth Jazz and Dove Award nominated Saxophonist Angella Christie, lands coveted rankings on two Billboard Charts – Gospel and Contemporary Jazz.
Founded by Music Legend Quincy Jones
Announces December 15, 2017 Launch Date
New York, NY – December 7, 2017 – Qwest TV, the world’s first subscription video-on-demand (SVOD) platform dedicated to jazz and jazz-inspired music forms founded by music legend Quincy Jones in collaboration with French jazz impresario and television producer Reza Ackbaraly, announced today its official global launch date set for December 15, 2017. The announcement comes just two months following a successful Kickstarter crowdfunding campaign in Fall 2017 that raised nearly $170,000 USD, nearly double the platform’s target goal.
The Baylor Project
“Laugh and Move On”
(Be A Light)
Video Reflections by A. Scott Galloway
As noted earlier this year, The Journey, the debut Gospel-Jazz album by husband and wife duo Jean Baylor (vocals) and Marcus Baylor (drummer) – collectively known as The Baylor Project – is one of the finest releases of the year through and through.
15-Time Stellar Award Winning Artist BEN TANKARD Is Back With New Album FULL TANK 3: CanTANKerous
Fresh off the heels of his 2016 best-selling book: The Full Tank Life: Fuel Your Dreams-Ignite Your Destiny, the Godfather of Gospel Jazz Ben Tankard is back with the third installment of his Stellar Award winning FULL TANK album series.
Bassist Tony Saunders Releases New Single “Speak To My Heart” featuring Gerald Albright
LOS ANGELES – July 26, 2016 – PRLog — KASE Q Productions is proud to announce the release of the new single “Speak To My Heart“, coming August 1, 2016, from the CD Uptown Jazz, the third album by Bassist Tony Saunders.
Popular Inspirational and Jazz Pianist, Anthony Walker, Offers Classical Praise In New Project, Convergence
(Washington, DC) – November 25, 2015 – There has always been a strong connection between classical and sacred music. Some of the most popular classical composers were believers, creators of timeless music, with perhaps the most popular piece being Handel’s Messiah. Popular pianist Anthony Walker draws his musical inspiration from both genres as well and his expertise has placed him in great company. The project is currently available on iTunes and other digital retailers.
Jonathan Butler offers a special word of encouragement in a warm but powerful performance of his latest single, “Be Encouraged” from his Mack Avenue Records CD, Free – LISTEN BELOW!
Free is currently available on Amazon, iTunes and other online music outlets.
More than just an international ambassador for Christ, Jonathan Butler has a passion for sharing music with a multi-faceted mix of jazz, R&B and world music. The singer/guitarist/songwriter continues to have a solid following in his homeland of South Africa since the days he recorded a series of gold records while still a teenager.
EMERGING SOUL BAND SENSERE
CELEBRATE THEIR FIRST-EVER TOP 30 POSITION ON
BILLBOARD’S TOP GOSPEL ALBUMS CHART
WITH INDEPENDENT SOPHOMORE ALBUM KINGDOM THERAPY
Miami, Florida (Tuesday, September 15, 2015) – – SENSERE, an award-winning nine-piece South Floridian Soul band comprised of an eclectic mix of vocalists and instrumentalists that includes James “JDubb” Wright, Brian Williams, Terrell “T2” Terry, Dwayne Charlton, Darryl Efford, Charles McKay, Wildmayer Marcelin, and John Robinson celebrate their first-ever Top 30 position on Billboard’s Top Gospel Albums chart this week for their independent sophomore project, KINGDOM THERAPY (May 2015), checking in at Number 28.