From the master, Richard Smallwood, a lovely, topical song, “Calvery”.  Hang on, this is the LIVE version that goes on for 17 minutes including a HUGE praise break/holy dance session at the end.  (You should SEE it…go to    

May The Lord Bless You Real Good

One of the best concerts the Geoff Hicks Inspirational Choir (the forerunner of Joyful Voices of Inspiration) ever had was at 12th Baptist Church in Roxbury, MA.  The choir and the audience were rocking!   Here is a cut from that concert back in 2000, an old James Cleveland song, “May The Lord Bless You Real … Read more and listen May The Lord Bless You Real Good

At Calvary

As we enter Easter Week I thought it only appropriate to post some Easter related songs.  Even if you’re not Christian and the Easter story means nothing to you, you can still appreciate some really great music.  To begin with, an incredible live performance from the Wilmington-Chester Mass Choir from outside Philly.  DO listen to … Read more and listen At Calvary

Learning To Lean

Donald Vails is one of the gospel greats.  His choirs and “Choraleers” sang some wonderful music in the 70’s – 90’s.  This is a wonderful song feature a female trio of Millicent Nalley, Claudette Manners and Eleanor Butler.     (From Wikipedia) Donald Vails was born on December 25, 1948 in Atlanta, Georgia as Donald … Read more and listen Learning To Lean

I Can Do All Things

One of my favorite songs.  This song was written by Elbertina “Twinkie” Clark, the daughter of Mattie Moss Clark who started the music program for COGIC (Church of God in Christ).  This version is directed by Mattie Moss Clark.   And, if you enjoyed the COGIC version, you’ll LOVE this one from Rev. James Moore.  … Read more and listen I Can Do All Things