GOSPEL MUSIC COVERAGE

NVDES Shares MIND BODY SOUL Music Video Via Stereogum NVDES Shares MIND BODY SOUL Music Video Via Stereogum
by BWW News Desk - September 19, 2018

Today, Stereogum premieres LA based artist NVDES' 'Mind Body Soul Music' visual in the series of eleven music videos HERE, calling it 'a frenetic dance track that...wrangles fiery old gospel sounds into hard-hitting modern contexts, but also calls back to the Prodigy and other maximalist dance marau... (more...)
Lee Ann Womack To Be Honored With Golden Note Award At ASCAP Country Music Awards Lee Ann Womack To Be Honored With Golden Note Award At ASCAP Country Music Awards
by TV News Desk - September 18, 2018

Country music's finest will join ASCAP in honoring GRAMMY, CMA, ACM, AMA and Billboard Award-winning artist and songwriter Lee Ann Womack when she accepts the prestigious ASCAP Golden Note Award at this year's ASCAP Country Music Awards on Monday, November 12. The exclusive, invitation-only gala, wh... (more...)
RBMF Chicago Announces Line-Up RBMF Chicago Announces Line-Up
by BWW News Desk - September 18, 2018

Red Bull Music will launch the latest installment of their critically acclaimed international music series in Chicago this November, bringing with it a month-long slate of expertly curated original programming spanning the city's diverse music genres. Red Bull Music Festival Chicago will explore and... (more...)
Dead Bars Announce Tour, Single, and New Home at A-F Records! Dead Bars Announce Tour, Single, and New Home at A-F Records!
by BWW News Desk - September 17, 2018

Dead Bars have announced a tour around their appearance at The Fest, as well as a new limited edition single and a new home at A-F Records (see Brooklyn Vegan track/news premiere)!... (more...)
Voice Your Inspiration, National Artist Contest and Live Auditions in NYC Voice Your Inspiration, National Artist Contest and Live Auditions in NYC
by BWW News Desk - September 17, 2018

In association with RCA Inspiration, Chew Entertainment, helmed by music power couple Ray Chew and Vivian Scott Chew, presents the Voice Your Inspiration contest, to discover the next great artist that will be a voice of inspiration.  Open nationwide to musicians who can be a solo act, duo, or small... (more...)
Multiple Grammy & Stellar Award Winning Gospel Icon Donnie McClurkin Unveils New Songs In Live Concert Special Multiple Grammy & Stellar Award Winning Gospel Icon Donnie McClurkin Unveils New Songs In Live Concert Special
by BWW News Desk - September 17, 2018

Multiple GRAMMY®, Stellar, and Dove Award-winning Gospel icon Donnie McClurkin will unveil a selection of new songs in a live concert special, airing Tuesday, September 18th 2018, on Trinity Broadcasting Network (TBN) at 8 PM/9C.  In McClurkin's live album concert special, the prolific singer/songwr... (more...)
Lynn Hayek Makes Her US Debut With Single 'Party Language' Lynn Hayek Makes Her US Debut With Single 'Party Language'
by TV News Desk - September 17, 2018

It's hard to imagine a 13-year-old belt out powerful vocal runs, but that's what secured Lynn Hayek's title as the first winner of The Voice Kids Arabia in 2016. Today at 14, the Lebanese songstress still boasts power vocals that defy her years and brings technical melisma to a song. Out today, “Par... (more...)
The Roots, Elle King, Dustin Lynch And More Perform at Six Degrees to Tennessee Roots Jam The Roots, Elle King, Dustin Lynch And More Perform at Six Degrees to Tennessee Roots Jam
by BWW News Desk - September 17, 2018

On Saturday, The Tennessee Department of Tourist Development presented the Six Degrees to Tennessee Roots Jam to kick-off Tennessee Music Pathways, a statewide program designed to guide visitors to musical points of interest through an online travel-planning experience featuring hundreds of landmark... (more...)
Slow & Steady Records Announces The Release of Danny Lubin-Laden's Self-Titled Debut Album Slow & Steady Records Announces The Release of Danny Lubin-Laden's Self-Titled Debut Album
by BWW News Desk - September 14, 2018

Slow & Steady Records announces the re-release of Berkeley-based trombonist Danny Lubin-Laden's self-titled solo album. The album encapsulates the experiences from Lubin-Laden's eight years of living in Brooklyn, and captures the full range of his musical influences, from the United House of Prayer ... (more...)
Just Us Released New Single, 'I Feel Good Love' Featuring Daniel Caplin Just Us Released New Single, 'I Feel Good Love' Featuring Daniel Caplin
by TV News Desk - September 14, 2018

DJ and production duo Just Us have unveiled their new single, 'I Feel Good Love' featuring Daniel Caplin, out now via Polydor/Universal.... (more...)
The Bluegrass Situation's 3rd Annual “Shout & Shine” Full Lineup Announced The Bluegrass Situation's 3rd Annual “Shout & Shine” Full Lineup Announced
by BWW News Desk - September 12, 2018

This year's Shout & Shine: A Celebration of Diversity in Bluegrass will honor the connection and cross-pollination between blues, bluegrass, and their offshoots and will take place on Monday, Sept. 24, at 6 p.m. at the North Carolina Museum of History Daniels Auditorium, at the very beginning of IBM... (more...)
Koryn Hawthorne Makes History on Billboard Hot Gospel Songs and WON'T HE DO IT Video Surpasses 1.4M Views Koryn Hawthorne Makes History on Billboard Hot Gospel Songs and WON'T HE DO IT Video Surpasses 1.4M Views
by BWW News Desk - September 12, 2018

 Inspirational music “It Girl” Koryn Hawthorne continues to shatter records as a new artist, making history as the first female artist to hold the #1 position on Billboard's Hot Gospel Songs chart for 26 weeks with her energizing single, “Won't He Do It,” remaining #1 on the latest chart (for the we... (more...)
Recording Academy Presents GRAMMY SALUTE TO MUSIC LEGENDS on PBS Recording Academy Presents GRAMMY SALUTE TO MUSIC LEGENDS on PBS
by TV News Desk - September 12, 2018

In collaboration with PBS' 'Great Performances' series, the Recording Academy presents 'GRAMMY Salute To Music Legends®', the third annual all-star concert offering a primetime spotlight for the Academy's 2018 Special Merit Awards recipients. The celebration and tribute concert feature rare performa... (more...)
Mama Foundation for the Arts Announces Upcoming Fall 2018 Season Mama Foundation for the Arts Announces Upcoming Fall 2018 Season
by Sarah Leiber - September 11, 2018

The Mama Foundation for the Arts proudly announces the return productions of two acclaimed musicals: ALIVE! 55+ and Kickin' and Let the Music Play... Gospel! From the creators of Mama, I Want to Sing - the worldwide musical sensation - the two hit shows, back by popular demand, will run for six week... (more...)
The Marcus King Band Release New Single WHERE I'M HEADED The Marcus King Band Release New Single WHERE I'M HEADED
by BWW News Desk - September 11, 2018

The fast-rising Marcus King Band have revealed a new track, 'Where I'm Headed', taken from their upcoming / third studio album Carolina Confessions, out October 5th viaSnakefarm Records on CD, vinyl & DL.... (more...)
City Winery Chicago Announces Randy Bachman, Shemekia Copeland and More City Winery Chicago Announces Randy Bachman, Shemekia Copeland and More
by TV News Desk - September 11, 2018

City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street, announces Canadian rocker Randy Bachman ('You Ain't Seen Nothin' Yet”), a live recording of the hilarious Girls Gotta Eat podcast and more. The following shows go on sale to the public on Thursday, September 13 at noon. All tickets will be available at c... (more...)
Shea Diamond Drops Acoustic Version of 'American Pie' Shea Diamond Drops Acoustic Version of 'American Pie'
by BWW News Desk - September 11, 2018

Following this summer's release of her powerful debut EP on Asylum Records, Seen It All, executive-produced by acclaimed songwriter/producer, Justin Tranter (Justin Bieber, Selena Gomez, Gwen Stefani, etc.), SHEA DIAMOND drops the acoustic version to her recent single 'American Pie,' Preview HERE. T... (more...)
The Oak Ridge Boys Shine The Light On Christmas The Oak Ridge Boys Shine The Light On Christmas
by BWW News Desk - September 10, 2018

For almost thirty years, Country Music Hall of Fame members The Oak Ridge Boyshave been a part of their fans' holiday seasons with their annual Christmas tour. This year, the Grammy Award-winning group will play their Shine The Light On Christmas show at the Morrison Center in Boise on December 3.... (more...)
Sony Music Entertainment/Legacy Recordings Strike New Agreement with Blackheart Records for Joan Jett Catalog Sony Music Entertainment/Legacy Recordings Strike New Agreement with Blackheart Records for Joan Jett Catalog
by TV News Desk - September 10, 2018

Sony Music Entertainment and Legacy Recordings, a division of SME, have entered into an historic new agreement with Blackheart Records, the groundbreaking American music label founded in 1980 by rock icon Joan Jett, legendary songwriter/producer Kenny Laguna and Meryl Laguna.  The new SME/Legacy/Bla... (more...)
Courtney Marie Andrews Releases New Single HEART AND MIND Courtney Marie Andrews Releases New Single HEART AND MIND
by BWW News Desk - September 10, 2018

Critically acclaimed singer-songwriter Courtney Marie Andrews is in the midst of an extensive coast-to-coast USA headline tour, following her 2018 Fat Possum/Mama Bird Recording Co. released album May Your Kindness Remain, and has released a powerful new single, 'Heart and Mind', today. Andrews says... (more...)
Liam Grae Set To Release Debut Single UNIFORM On 10/5 Liam Grae Set To Release Debut Single UNIFORM On 10/5
by BWW News Desk - September 07, 2018

Is there a place for a Southern Gentleman at the top of the music charts? Soul-pop artist Liam Grae is determined to find out. Born in Dallas, Texas, the 25 year old artist first cut his teeth recording demos as a child. He moved on as a stage performer in Germany, then honed his writing skills in N... (more...)
Soul Singer Mike Farris Releases SILVER AND STONE on Compass Soul Singer Mike Farris Releases SILVER AND STONE on Compass
by BWW News Desk - September 07, 2018

Nashville native Mike Farris returns to his soul and R&B Roots with his new album, SILVER & STONE, out today on Compass Records.  Coming off of an incredible GRAMMY win for 2015's SHINE FOR ALL THE PEOPLE (Best Roots Gospel album), Farris has the energy and conviction of a man saved, a stack of anec... (more...)
Highly Praised SONGS FROM LYON COUNTY Out Today! Highly Praised SONGS FROM LYON COUNTY Out Today!
by BWW News Desk - September 07, 2018

SONGS FROM LYON COUNTY arrives today, preceded by early critical acclaim. The concept album is the brainchild of award-winning singer/songwriter Dennis Duff and is offered by Gracey Holler Music. For the project, Duff assembled gifted vocalists, including Paul Brewster (Ricky Skaggs band), Josh Shil... (more...)
Gladys Knight Announces UK Tour Dates For Summer 2019 Gladys Knight Announces UK Tour Dates For Summer 2019
by TV News Desk - September 07, 2018

The Empress of Soul - Gladys Knight, who is headlining the BBC Proms in the Park this weekend, is delighted to announce eight UK dates in June/July 2019.  This will include two dates at the prestigious Royal Albert Hall on June 26th/27th.   Tickets go on sale:   Thursday, 13th September at 9.00am... (more...)
Joey+Rory's THE SINGER AND THE SONG Offers Duo's Hits and Unreleased Material Joey+Rory's THE SINGER AND THE SONG Offers Duo's Hits and Unreleased Material
by BWW News Desk - September 06, 2018

Featuring 20 of Joey+Rory's most-requested hits as well as never-before-released selections, The Singer And The Song: The Best of Joey+Rory (Gaither Music Group/Farmhouse Recordings) offers a closer look into the Grammy-winning duo's history and the music that defined their career. The best of colle... (more...)