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Music Legend Patti LaBelle to Release New Album “Bel Hommage” on May 5th, 2017 | 1st Album in 8 Years


 
GRAMMY® AWARD WINNING LEGEND
PATTI LABELLE
TO RELEASE
BEL HOMMAGE ON MAY 5TH
 
Bel Hommage Is LaBelle’s First Studio Album In Over Eight Years
 
New York, NY (March 15, 2017) – Today, legendary award-winning entertainer, Patti LaBelle, announced that she will release a new album entitled Bel Hommage on May 5, 2017.

WATCH NEW VIDEO! Charles Jenkins Releases New Single “Reach For The Sky”


 
“Reach for the Sky” is the latest uplifting video from Charles Jenkins from his debut CD, Think About These Things
 
From the artist who brought us “Awesome” and “War” alongside Fellowship Chicago, Charles Jenkins steps out on a solo platform for “Reach for the Sky” that inspires those to be the very best they can be in life.

NEW VOICES! Singer Isabel Davis Releases New Single “The Call”


 
Newcomer Isabel Davis Continues To Impact Gospel Radio with Her Debut Single “The Call”
 
There’s no stopping worship leader Isabel Davis! Davis continues to make great gains at Gospel radio, this week sees the budding songstress land at #17 on Billboard and moves to #16 on the Mediabase Chart. Davis also celebrates “The Call” being one of the most added songs at Billboard, and if that’s not enough to celebrate “The Call” picked up 7 new adds!

Founding Member of the American Musical Group, Sister Sledge, Joni Sledge has died


 
JONI SLEDGE OF POP BAND SISTER SLEDGE DIES
 
MEMBER OF ICONIC POP BAND SISTER SLEDGE PASSES AWAY AT AGE 60 ON MARCH 10, 2017
 
(Photo Courtesy of Theo London)
 
(PHILADELPHIA, PA – March 11, 2017) – Founding member of the American musical group, Sister Sledge, Joni Sledge has died. Sledge was discovered unresponsive at her home at age 60 in Phoenix, AZ on Friday, March 10h, 2017.

LISTEN TO NEW MUSIC! R&B Singer Stokley to Release Anticipated New Album “Introducing Stokley” on June 23rd, 2017


 
Lead Vocalist for R&B Band Mint Condition, Singer Stokley to Release New Album “Introducing Stokley” on June 23rd, 2017
 
After over two decades as the lead vocalist for the incomparable hit-making R&B band Mint Condition, singer and two-time GRAMMY Award nominee Stokley charters a new course with his breathtaking debut solo album Introducing Stokley, set for release on June 23.
 
CLICK HERE TO LISTEN TO NEW SINGLE “LEVEL”!

WATCH NEW VIDEO! Singer/Songwriter Valerie June Releases New Album “The Order of Time”


 
VALERIE JUNE’S NEW ALBUM ‘THE ORDER OF TIME’ OUT TODAY
 
March 10, 2017 – Valerie June‘s highly anticipated new album ‘The Order of Time‘ is out today via Concord Records. The follow-up to 2013’s breakthrough album ‘Pushin’ Against A Stone,’ has already drawn broad international acclaim.
 
CLICK HERE TO SEE NEW VIDEO FOR SINGLE “SHAKEDOWN”!

Gospel Trio Half Mile Home’s New Single “Thinking Of Me” Celebrates 5 Consecutive Weeks on Billboard


 
CONTEMPORARY GOSPEL TRIO HALF MILE HOME
CELEBRATES FIVE CONSECUTIVE WEEKS IN THE TOP 20
ON BILLBOARD’S GOSPEL AIRPLAY CHART SITTING AT NO. 16 THIS WEEK
WITH SECOND SINGLE “THINKING OF ME” FROM THEIR BILLBOARD CHARTING FOURTH ALBUM DON’T JUDGE ME
 
Akron, Ohio (Wednesday, March 8,2017) – – Billboard charting powerhouse contemporary Gospel trio Half Mile Home is known for their gorgeous blend of gospel and R&B sounds. The Ohio natives are celebrating five consecutive weeks in the Top 20 on Billboard’s Gospel Airplay chart with there uplifting hit song, “Thinking Of Me,” which is currently sitting at No. 16 (week ending March 18).

WATCH VIDEO! J.J. Hairston & Youthful Praise Releases New Album “You Deserve It”


 
CHART TOPPING MULTI-AWARD WINNING RECORDING CHOIR
J.J. HAIRSTON & YOUTHFUL PRAISE
NEW ALBUM
“YOU DESERVE IT”
TOUR SCHEDULED TO BEGIN APRIL 16TH
 
Washington, DC – J.J. Hairston & Youthful Praise continue to make waves in the gospel music industry with, You Deserve It, the first release on Hairston’s new recording label, JamesTown Music.

WATCH NEW VIDEO! Singer Billy Porter to Release New Album “Billy Porter Presents The Soul Of Richard Rodgers” on April 14th, 2017 | Announces New Tour


 
Tony & Grammy Award-Winner Billy Porter’s New Album – Billy Porter Presents The Soul Of Richard Rodgers
 
NEW YORK, March 3, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Tony and Grammy Award-Winner Billy Porter‘s new studio album, Billy Porter Presents The Soul of Richard Rodgers, will be released April 14, 2017 and is available for pre-order now, it was announced today by Bee & El and Sony Masterworks Broadway.
 
CLICK HERE TO WATCH NEW VIDEO FOR SINGLE “EDELWEISS”!

Jeff Lorber Fusion to Release Anticipated New Project “Prototype” on March 24th, 2017


 
Multi-Grammy Nominated Visionary Jeff Lorber Journeys On A Thrilling Musical Excursion with PROTOTYPE Featuring Jeff Lorber Fusion and Special Guests Nathan East,
Chuck Loeb, Larry Koonse, Paul Jackson, Jr., and Dave Mann Among Others
 
Coming March 24th Via Shanachie Records
 
Trailblazing pianist, composer, producer and bandleader Jeff Lorber is a consummate artist who continues to push himself to new plateaus. A groundbreaking Fender Rhodes pioneer along with the likes of Herbie Hancock, Joe Sample and Bob James, Lorber has triumphed as one of the most innovative musical minds in contemporary jazz.