THE LEGENDARY COUNT BASIE ORCHESTRA CELEBRATES 80 YEARS WITH THEIR FIRST CHRISTMAS RECORDING
A Very Swingin’ Basie Christmas! includes 11 holiday tracks featuring special guests Johnny Mathis, Ledisi, Ellis Marsalis, and Carmen Bradford.
Coinciding with celebrating its 80th anniversary, the legendary Count Basie Orchestra continues to make music history with the November 6th, 2015 release of A Very Swingin’ Basie Christmas! on Concord Jazz.
THE REASON FOR THE SEASON WITH “THE BOBBY JONES GOSPEL CHRISTMAS SPECIAL”
Pastor Shirley Caesar, Vickie Winans, Erica Campbell, Johnathan McReynolds and the Howard University Gospel Choir Perform on “The Bobby Jones Gospel Christmas Special”
Sunday, December 21, 2014 at 9AM ET/PT
NEW YORK, NY – December 16, 2014 – The longest running original series on cable television, “BOBBY JONES GOSPEL,” will present a Christmas special on Sunday, December 21, 2014 at 9 a.m. ET/PT.
NINE-TIME GRAMMY® WINNER MARY J. BLIGE SET TO PERFORM ON “A VERY GRAMMY CHRISTMAS”
LL COOL J TO HOST THE ONE-HOUR EVENT DEC. 5 ON CBS
New One-Hour Special Will Feature Performances of Holiday Songs and Current Pop Hits, as well as Artists Sharing Favorite Holiday Memories and GRAMMY Moments
SANTA MONICA, Calif. (Nov. 11, 2014) — Nine-time GRAMMY® winner Mary J. Blige is the latest performer announced for “A Very GRAMMY Christmas,” and two-time GRAMMY winner LL COOL J will host the new one-hour entertainment special, which will include performances of holiday songs and current pop hits, as well as artists sharing their favorite holiday and GRAMMY memories.
by A MARIO BROWN CHRISTMAS GIFT TO THE GOSPEL COMMUNITY Press Play button above to access FREE DOWNLOAD! Boston, MA, December 20, 2012-Gospel newcomer Mario Brown recorded one of the all-time Christmas favorites, “This Christmas” and is making it available to all. “2012 has been a great year. My album …
Stellar & Dove Award-Nominated Gospel Star, Melinda Watts, Releases Christmas Charity Single to Benefit At-Risk Girls
In partnership with EEW Magazine, Melinda Watts, Founder of the Dream Girlz Gathering Foundation, is launching a musical fundraising effort with all proceeds benefiting girls in foster care and underserved communities
All the beauty of the Christmas season is made even more beautiful when, in the spirit of love, leaders use their platforms to give back to those less fortunate. Stellar and Dove Award-nominated gospel recording star and winner of Gospel Music Channel’s Gospel Dream talent search, Melinda Watts, is giving back in a big way. On the heels of a successful European musical tour, Watts’ Dream Girlz Gathering Foundation, in partnership with EEW Magazine, the nation’s leading web publication for Christian women of color, is releasing a brand new Christmas charity single, Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas, to benefit at-risk tween and teen girls, ages 8-18, particularly girls in foster care. 100% of the proceeds from the sale of the song, now available for download on iTunes, will be seeded back into the Dream Girlz Gathering Foundation that also partners with the United Nations (UN) “Girl Up” Foundation (http://www.GirlUp.org) to equip girls to be the next generation of leaders. Details are available by clicking here!
Mike Winans, Jr. was born in
Glendale, California, three days after his father, Michael Winans Sr.,
won his first Grammy Award. Once Michael and Regina boarded their plane
back to their hometown of Detroit, Michigan, it was clear to them that
their newborn son, Mike Jr., was destined for greatness in music.
the nephew of Bebe & Cece, and having been surrounded by a family
of musical icons his entire life, pursuing a career in music was a
natural choice for Mike. His earliest success came while singing
alongside his cousins, as the next generation of The Winans in a group
called Winans Phase II, which garnered Mike a Grammy nomination as well
as a Billboard #1 hit on the gospel charts. To continue, please click “MORE”!
by Guess what Readers…Here’s a little bit of joy being dropped into your Christmas Stockings… Sax maestro Kirk Whalum is offering his fans a FREE DOWNLOAD of one of his classic seasonal tracks, “Oh Holy Night” – once featured from his compelling holiday project, “The Christmas Message”. You better act …
by It’s almost Christmas Day! One mo’ day to go…and we want to add this to your holiday delight, straight from our ongoing list of ‘Our Christmas Dedications To You’: Chaka Khan helping to celebrate the holiday with “Do You Hear What I Hear” (LIVE). A classic by all means… …
by Good Evening Folks and Welcome Bck… The special time of the year is just in a couple of days. The team is awaiting not only some time to give back, but also some time to share – That time to share ourselves with our families, friends, colleagues, etc. We …
by Folks, Let’s do this…Lets do it for YOU! We take it back to a time when soul music had a prospering label called “Ill Town Records” and they broke through to all communities on the globe with a heart wrenching, soul drenching, shoulder shrugging Christmas classic for the ages …