Tag Archives: Gospel

  • Kirk Franklin Defends ‘Trap Gospel’, Erica Campbell on NPR

    Apr 27, 15 by EURPublisher01 6 Comments


    *Erica Campbell ventured into “trap gospel” with her single “I Luh God” and all hell has broken loose in the church. NPR featured a segment about this new genre of gospel – taken directly from hip hop’s southern-fried branch of “trap music” – and how it’s rubbing gospel purists the wrong way. Kirk Franklin, whose […]

  • Michelle Obama Praises Gospel Ahead of White House Concert

    Apr 14, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *Michelle Obama hosted a morning workshop on gospel music ahead of tonight’s concert at the White House, calling the spiritual genre a “ray of hope” that fueled her overall love of music. “It’s what helps connect us to God, to that higher power,” FLOTUS said Tuesday at the White House-arranged gathering for students from around […]

  • ‘Celebrate’ with New Music from the Rance Allen Group (Listen)

    Nov 15, 14 by LaRita "Jazzy Rita" Shelby 1 Comment


    *The Rance Allen Group has a new album in stores and online outlets.  It’s their latest release titled “Celebrate” on the Tyscot Music & Entertainment label. The band of brothers have sustained over forty years in the music business and four albums with the Tyscot family. Last year the Rance Allen Group released a 2 […]

  • ‘Fix My Choir’ Premiere Tackles NOLA’s ‘Harmonistic Praise Crusade’

    Nov 5, 14 by Cherie Saunders Leave a comment


    *How do you tell an entire choir that they can’t sing? This is the task facing gospel singers Michelle Williams and Deitrick Haddon each week on the new reality series “Fix My Choir,” which premieres Wednesday (Nov. 5) at 9 p.m. on Oxygen…with a New Orleans Choir on the receiving end of the bad news. […]

  • The West Coast Premiere of Choir Boy Soars at the Geffen Playhouse

    Oct 15, 14 by Geffen Playhouse Leave a comment


    *At the Charles R. Drew Prep School for Boys, a young black man knows what is expected of him. Work hard, fall in line and if you’ve got the voice for it, use it to praise God in the school choir. Within these walls, Pharus Young (with the voice of an angel and a keen mind) […]

  • Rance Allen Group Releases ‘A Lil’ Louder (Clap Your Hands)’

    Aug 20, 14 by Tyscot Publicity Leave a comment


    *(Indianapolis, IN)  – Yes, you’ve heard the buzz that the legendary Rance Allen Group has been in the studio and the group’s debut single “A Lil’ Louder (Clap Your Hands)” is nothing less than a gospel hit. Fans of the Stellar award-winning Rance Allen Group (RAG) will hear a fresh, new sound from one of […]