GOSPEL MUSIC COVERAGE

Liz Brasher Announces West Coast Tour with The Zombies + Debut EP OUTCAST Out Now Liz Brasher Announces West Coast Tour with The Zombies + Debut EP OUTCAST Out Now
by TV News Desk - May 21, 2018

Liz Brasher has just finished up a wildly successful stint on the West Coast in the midst of her 44-date cross country run and is excited to announce she will be heading back in the fall for a tour with the venerable, Rock and Roll Hall of Fame nominees, The Zombies in September. More information on... (more...)
The Official Recording of The Royal Wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Now Available on Decca Records The Official Recording of The Royal Wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Now Available on Decca Records
by TV News Desk - May 21, 2018

Decca Records is proud to release The Official Recording of The Royal Wedding, one of the most eagerly awaited events of the year. Having recorded the entire service live at St George's Chapel, Windsor Castle today, every piece of music, the readings, blessings and the vows will be available to list... (more...)
Ed Sheeran, Kendrick Lamar, Taylor Swift, & More Take Home 2018 Billboard Music Awards Ed Sheeran, Kendrick Lamar, Taylor Swift, & More Take Home 2018 Billboard Music Awards
by TV News Desk - May 21, 2018

The “2018 Billboard Music Awards,” hosted by “The Voice” coach, Kelly Clarkson, was an emotional and celebratory night of nostalgic and one-of-a-kind musical performances and touching moments all to celebrate this year's biggest and best in music! This year's show aired live on both coasts from the ... (more...)
Official Royal Wedding Recording is Now Available for Streaming Official Royal Wedding Recording is Now Available for Streaming
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2018

Decca Records has released The Official Recording of The Royal Wedding, one of the most eagerly awaited events of the year. Having recorded the entire service live at St George's Chapel, Windsor Castle today, every piece of music, the readings, blessings and the vows will be available to listen to p... (more...)
Shooter Jennings Unveils Self-Titled New Album Out August 10 Shooter Jennings Unveils Self-Titled New Album Out August 10
by TV News Desk - May 18, 2018

Low Country Sound and Elektra Records are proud to announce the eagerly awaited new LP from Shooter Jennings. SHOOTER arrives at all music retailers and streaming services on Friday, August 10th.... (more...)
THE SORTING ROOM Nine Diverse Summer Sessions Comes to the Wallis THE SORTING ROOM Nine Diverse Summer Sessions Comes to the Wallis
by BWW News Desk - May 17, 2018

???????The popular intimate nightclub, The Sorting Room, returns this summer to the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts, delivering a compelling and eclectic mix of music, comedy and cabaret with nine diverse sessions from June 22 – July 21, 2018, 7 pm. The Sorting Room  transforms the L... (more...)
RCA Inspiration Earns Multiple BET Awards 18 Nominations RCA Inspiration Earns Multiple BET Awards 18 Nominations
by TV News Desk - May 17, 2018

RCA Inspiration, the premiere label in gospel music, is celebrating the three nominations its artists and releases received for BET Awards 18. BET announced this year's nominees in a live ceremony in New York City on May 15th and Kirk Franklin (Fo Yo Soul / RCA), Marvin Sapp and Snoop Dogg received ... (more...)
Duo Noire Releases Night Triptych, An Album Of World Premieres For Guitar Duo By Women Composers, On New Focus Duo Noire Releases Night Triptych, An Album Of World Premieres For Guitar Duo By Women Composers, On New Focus
by BWW News Desk - May 17, 2018

On Friday, June 22, 2018, American classical guitar duo, Duo Noire (Thomas Flippin and Christopher Mallett), releases Night Triptych, an album of world premiere recordings of newly commissioned works by six highly accomplished and diverse women composers from around the world, on New Focus Recording... (more...)
Phil Cook's New Single ANOTHER MOTHER'S SON Out Today, from PEOPLE ARE MY DRUG, Out June 1 Phil Cook's New Single ANOTHER MOTHER'S SON Out Today, from PEOPLE ARE MY DRUG, Out June 1
by TV News Desk - May 16, 2018

Singer/Songwriter Phil Cook is gearing up for the release of PEOPLE ARE MY DRUG, a collection of roots and gospel-infused songs written with a common message of community in each track. PAMD comes out June 1 on Psychic Hotline/Thirty Tigers. Pre-order PEOPLE ARE MY DRUG here.... (more...)
Charles Lloyd & The Marvels to Release VANISHED GARDENS ft Lucinda Williams Out 6/29 Charles Lloyd & The Marvels to Release VANISHED GARDENS ft Lucinda Williams Out 6/29
by TV News Desk - May 16, 2018

On June 29, Charles Lloyd & The Marvels will release Vanished Gardens (Blue Note), a transcendent new album that presents the fascinating collaboration between NEA Jazz Master saxophonist and composer Charles Lloyd and acclaimed GRAMMY-winning singer and songwriter Lucinda Williams. Together they we... (more...)
Gospel Legend Tamela Mann to Headline Western Episcopal District's California Conference 150th Anniversary Gospel Legend Tamela Mann to Headline Western Episcopal District's California Conference 150th Anniversary
by BWW News Desk - May 15, 2018

Grammy Award-winning gospel artist Tamela Mann will headline the 150th Anniversary Celebration of the California Conference of the Western Episcopal District. The sesquicentennial anniversary marks 150 years of AME Zion's spiritual leadership and ministry in the greater California region.... (more...)
KCRW Presents the 9th Season of Summer Nights KCRW Presents the 9th Season of Summer Nights
by TV News Desk - May 15, 2018

KCRW presents the 9th season of its signature event series, Summer Nights, featuring free, all-ages, outdoor shows throughout the summer to communities in the greater Los Angeles area and beyond, featuring the best emerging artists and KCRW's stellar DJs.... (more...)
BET Her and Bumble Present the 8th Annual WEEN Awards Hosted by Amanda Seales on Thursday, June 21 BET Her and Bumble Present the 8th Annual WEEN Awards Hosted by Amanda Seales on Thursday, June 21
by BWW News Desk - May 14, 2018

Today, BET Her in partnership with Bumble and the Women in Entertainment Empowerment Network announced the 2018 WEEN Awards scheduled to take place in Los Angeles on Thursday, June 21, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. PT at The Conga Room at L.A. LIVE. Hosted by 'Insecure' actress Amanda Seales, the empowering nig... (more...)
XSCAPE Will Be Honored at the 2018 ASCAP Rhythm & Soul Music Awards June 21 XSCAPE Will Be Honored at the 2018 ASCAP Rhythm & Soul Music Awards June 21
by TV News Desk - May 14, 2018

The American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP) will host its 31st annual Rhythm & Soul Music Awards on Thursday, June 21, 2018 in Los Angeles. ASCAP will honor the popular 90s R&B group Xscape with the ASCAP Golden Note Awardduring this year's ceremony, and members Kandi Burruss, ... (more...)
VIDEO: Kelly Clarkson Releases MEANING OF LIFE Music Video VIDEO: Kelly Clarkson Releases MEANING OF LIFE Music Video
by BWW News Desk - May 14, 2018

Atlantic recording artist Kelly Clarkson has unveiled a powerful new video for “Meaning of Life,” the title track from her hugely acclaimed label debut album. The visual is streaming now at the GRAMMY® Award-winning superstar's official YouTube channel after its Mother's Day world premiere – watch b... (more...)
Troublesome Hollow Releases New Album, 'Old School' Troublesome Hollow Releases New Album, 'Old School'
by BWW News Desk - May 12, 2018

The latest album by Troublesome Hollow is aptly titled “Old School.” With help from a few friends, the East Tennessee-based trio combines traditional-style bluegrass with just enough Americana to be comfortably familiar to mountain music purists, while still sounding fresh.... (more...)
Music City Food + Wine Festival Announces All-Star Line-Up Featuring Kings of Leon Music City Food + Wine Festival Announces All-Star Line-Up Featuring Kings of Leon
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2018

GRAMMY-Award winning artists Kings of Leon, James Beard Foundation Award-winning chef Jonathan Waxman, Vector Management's Ken Levitan & Andy Mendelsohn and C3 Presents are pleased to announce Music City Food + Wine Festival, September 14-16, 2018. The sixth annual festival will offer expanded festi... (more...)
VIDEO: Leon Bridges Performs 'Beyond' on THE LATE SHOW VIDEO: Leon Bridges Performs 'Beyond' on THE LATE SHOW
by Stage Tube - May 11, 2018

American gospel and soul singer Leon Bridges plays a song from his album 'Good Thing.' Watch the performance below!... (more...)
Chart-Topping Gospel Reggae Pioneers CHRISTAFARI Return with ORIGINAL LOVE Chart-Topping Gospel Reggae Pioneers CHRISTAFARI Return with ORIGINAL LOVE
by BWW News Desk - May 10, 2018

CHRISTAFARI return with their latest studio album, 'Original Love' (Lion of Zion Entertainment) - available now for pre-order at iTunes, with 4 instant tracks available upon purchase. After nearly three decades, CHRISTAFARI is the all-time top selling Gospel Reggae act and continues to be a driving ... (more...)
Liam Gallagher and Richard Ashcroft Set to Play SummerStage in Central Park on 5/16 Liam Gallagher and Richard Ashcroft Set to Play SummerStage in Central Park on 5/16
by TV News Desk - May 09, 2018

City Parks Foundation is excited to present Liam Gallagher and Richard Ashcroft at SummerStage in Central Park on May 16th, produced by The Bowery Presents. Tickets are available for purchase HERE. This is the first Benefit Show of the SummerStage 2018 season, with the free season opening show comin... (more...)
The Marcus King Band Announces CAROLINA CONFESSIONS U.S. & European Tour The Marcus King Band Announces CAROLINA CONFESSIONS U.S. & European Tour
by TV News Desk - May 09, 2018

The Marcus King Band has announced the 'Carolina Confessions Tour,' a national headlining run of dates beginning on July 31st. 'We are thrilled to see all your smiling faces, and to bring you some brand new tunes for the 'Carolina Confessions Tour'!' says King. 'We'll be returning to some of our fav... (more...)
Camden Rocks Festival Announces Blood Red Shoes, Carl Barat DJ set + 50 more acts Camden Rocks Festival Announces Blood Red Shoes, Carl Barat DJ set + 50 more acts
by TV News Desk - May 09, 2018

With less than a month to go until North London enjoys the annual Camden Rocks Festival on June 2nd, the penultimate line up has been revealed with over 200 bands playing across multiple venues in Camden. This is the 6th all-dayer that Camden Rocks would have graced Camden Town with, a festival know... (more...)
Carly Rae Jepsen, RZA, I'm With Her, Raphael Saadiq, Bobby Sanabria, & More to Play Lincoln Center Out of Doors 2018 Carly Rae Jepsen, RZA, I'm With Her, Raphael Saadiq, Bobby Sanabria, & More to Play Lincoln Center Out of Doors 2018
by TV News Desk - May 08, 2018

Lincoln Center today announced its annual Out of Doors season of free music and dance, invigorating Damrosch Park and the Lincoln Center campus from July 24 to August 12. One of the country's longest-running free outdoor festivals, now in its 48th edition, Out of Doors intertwines diverse social and... (more...)
Chicago Sinfonietta Presents Praise + Punk in a Smashing Battle of the Bands Beginning this Weekend Chicago Sinfonietta Presents Praise + Punk in a Smashing Battle of the Bands Beginning this Weekend
by TV News Desk - May 08, 2018

One of the most diverse classical musical organizations in the nation, Chicago Sinfonietta, is closing their 30th anniversary season with Praise + Punkin a smashing 'battle of the bands' against Mucca Pazza, an absurdist marching band, with special guest Apostolic Church of God Sanctuary Choir. The ... (more...)
Jess Glynne Debuts I'LL BE THERE Jess Glynne Debuts I'LL BE THERE
by BWW News Desk - May 04, 2018

Jess Glynne is back with a brilliant new single 'I'll Be There,' out today on Atlantic Records. The gospel-flicked, soulfully uplifting track retains all that makes Jess so widely loved, but takes everything up a level - and the North-London singer has never sounded more powerful - listen here!... (more...)