Erica Campbell, of the Grammy award-winning duo Mary Mary, stops by CBN News to discuss the success of her solo career. During the interview, Erica talks about an array of things, including her chart-topping debut album, “Help”, Season 4 of ‘Mary Mary’ and an upcoming tour. She also answers questions from fans submitted via Instagram and Twitter.
Brian Courtney Wilson is preparing for his first live recording in Houston, Texas on July 25, 2014. The recording will go down at St. John’s United Methodist Church. Wilson’s album will be a unique blend of studio productions and selections from the live recording. The album entitled, “Worth Fighting For” will be his debut release from Motown Gospel. The album is being produced by Motown Gospel’s Vice President of A&R, Aaron Lindsey, the first single is slated to release this fall.
Festival Of Praise Tour 2014 to feature Fred Hammond and Donnie McClurkin with something for everyone from traditional gospel, praise and worship, to funk, acoustic rock and a cappella. It kicks off September 17, 2014.
Donald Lawrence, Arnetta Murrill Crooms, Joshua Rogers and Dottie Peoples headline the first annual Gospel’s Best 3 Day Concert and Indie Artist Showcase in Wilmington, North Carolina August 8th through August 10th. This event is open to Gospel groups, artists and musicians to compete for an opportunity to win cash prizes and awards in addition to a trip to SONY MUSIC NYC to meet with A&R Executives. The selected artist will perform live at Six Flags America locations and MBN6 Gospel Believers ROC celebrity concerts and other Sony Indie Artist Showcases.
David and Tamela Mann known for their popular characters Leroy Brown and Cora on “Meet the Browns,” are getting ready for their new BET reality show, “Meet The Manns.” AlwaysAlist reports the series will follow their lives as well as their five children, eight grandchildren and extended relatives who all live nearby. “Meet The Manns” is currently in production. The show is slated to premiere on BET in 2015.
Kierra Sheard revealed the cover for her highly anticipated album, “Graceland,” Friday via her social media platforms. Kierra gets personal on GRACELAND and shares her ongoing inner battle between self-conviction and condemnation. Kierra collaborated for the first time with celebrated pop songwriter Diane Warren (Beyoncé, Whitney Houston, Céline Dion) and rising songwriter/producer Harmony Samuels (Ariana Grande, Fantasia, Michelle Williams). “Graceland” will be in-stores TODAY!!!July 22nd
Oxygen Media returns to the pulpit with a fiery season two of “Preachers of L.A.,” premiering Wednesday, August 20 at 10 PM ET/PT. The highly anticipated series is a candid and revealing look at six boldly different, world-renowned mega-pastors in Southern California: Bishop Noel Jones, Minister Deitrick Haddon, Bishop Clarence McClendon, Pastor Jay Haizlip,Pastor Wayne Chaney and Bishop Ron Gibson.
Brent Jones release party for new CD “Joy Comin”goes down August 24, 2014 at the Founders Center Los Angeles, CA.
Total Deliverance Church in the Antelope Valley announces the first inception of the Antelope Valley Praise in the Park Festival event which will take place on Saturday August 30, 2014 in from Lancaster, CA. Kierra Sheard, Jonathan Nelson, Flex Alexander, Keke Palmer, Tyler Lepley and more will perform or appear
The new Live Recording from Richard Smallwood and Vision goes down Saturday August 23, 2014 in Upper Marlboro, Maryland at the Evangel Cathedral. It is free and open to the public. The effort will be titled “Anthology Live.”
TOP SINGLES FOR THE WEEK:
1. Hezekiah Walker & LFC..Every Praise
2. Michelle Williams feat Beyonce and Kelly Rowland…Say Yes
3. Tamela Mann…I Can Only Imagine
4. Jamie Grace..Beautiful Day
5. William Murphy..It’s Working