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  • Kim Burrell Returns with ‘Thank You Jesus’

    Jul 3, 15 by Al-Lateef Farmer Leave a comment


      *The dynamic, instantly recognizable and captivating voice of Kim Burrell is undeniably one of the most powerful voices in music today. USA Today declares, “Nobody stretches a melody like gospel singer Burrell” and The San Francisco Chronicle says,”Burrell’s improvisational style, studied by vocalists of various genres, is filled with jazz phrasing and limber riffs, subtle pleasures from a woman who […]

  • The Festival of Praise Tour is Coming to a City Near You

    Jun 7, 15 by EURweb editor/BJ Leave a comment


    The Festival of Praise Tour 2015 features Fred Hammond, Donnie McClurkin, Kim Burrell, Israel Houghton, Hezekiah Walker with Isaac Carree, Jessica Reedy and Zacardi Cortez. The 50-city tour kicks-off on September 30 in Houston, Texas *The biggest gospel tour of the year is coming to a city near you. Festival of Praise, a 50-city concert tour features […]

  • Columbus Short: Producing Gospel ‘Empire,’ African ‘American Idol’

    Apr 12, 15 by Qwest7 Leave a comment


    *Maybe we were a bit off with Columbus Short being on the second season of “Empire.” While the former “Scandal” star didn’t confirm talk of him joining the hit Fox show during an interview with E! Online, Short did reveal to Shadow and Act that he is producing a new Bounce TV series inspired by […]

  • Jeff Bradshaw Brings R&B/Jazz/Gospel Icons ‘Home’ for a Once-in-a-Lifetime Recording

    Feb 2, 15 by EURweb editor/BJ Leave a comment


    *Once upon a time R&B was known for great live performances marked by passion, spontaneity and even transcendence through the great soul revues at such storied venues as The Apollo Theater, The Howard Theater and The Uptown. The musicians playing behind the singers were often the finest players from the realms of R&B jazz and […]

  • ‘Sunday Best’ Reveals Top 10 Finalists

    Jul 28, 14 by Qwest7 Leave a comment


    *The quest to become “Sunday Best” entered a new chapter recently as the top 10 finalists were revealed on the hit BET show: Below are the names of the finalists: Anita Johnson – New York, NY Ayodele Owolabi – Macon, GA Brightnie Jones – New York, NY Candace Benson – Pottstown, PA Damarka Wheeler – Buffalo, […]

  • Kim Burrell Called ‘Rude’ During ‘Sunday Best’ Confrontation (Watch)

    Jul 18, 14 by Deron Dalton 10 Comments


    *Tensions ran high on “Sunday Best” with the return of contestant Dennis Christopher Brigham. Brigham gave Kim Burrell a piece of his mind — who he accused of laughing at his performance and calling her out as “rude.” Burrell took some time during a performance to address the confrontation.