This is a classic Georgia Mass song; not sure why I haven’t posted it until now. Just too many good gospel songs to be had I guess!!
Oh my!! I have a NEW favorite song I just stumbled across a few days ago and I can’t stop listening to it!! It is a bit of a mash up of several genres and gospel styles and it all works soooo well. AND, every now and again, pay attention to the bassline…it’s awesome as … Read more and listen I’m Going All The Way
So, to get your motor running this morning I’ve selected a great contemporary hip-hop song. This caught my ear the other day and I’ve had a hard time getting the chorus out of my head…earworm alert!
This is a great old school sounding song going back to 1978 when traditional gospel was still very much in style, but you can hear the jazz/blues/contemporary influence.. Nice B3 and piano and the high wailing sopranos are classic.
Thought this song might be appropriate since yet ANOTHER rainy day is in the forecast! Holy Spirit, Rain on me! Pour on me! Drip-drop-drip-drop! Drip-drop-drip-drop! Jessie Obanner started this group in 1994 and recorded the album titled “Rain On Me”. It was a great start of a powerhouse unit of young people and musicians … Read more and listen Rain On Me
A little Thanksgiving sampling from Detroit Michigan, home of some of the best gospel in the world. Charles Nicks, Jr. [Charlie] (July 18, 1941 – July 28, 1988) was an American gospel musician and former pastor, organist, and accompanist of St. James Baptist Church in Detroit, Michigan. Rev. Nicks released his first musical project … Read more and listen Thanksgiving Week 2018 – Saturday
There are SO many songs about giving thanks that it is hard to whittle them down so I can post two or three each day this week, but I think I have some real gems here. To kick things off I’m introducing my new favorite gospel song. I can’t find the lyrics online, can’t Shazam … Read more and listen Thanksgiving Week 2018 – Friday
The MASTER again, Richard Smallwood with his song of Thanks. This almost nine minute masterpiece, like “Total Praise”, leaves one drained and full of emotion. A beautiful, powerful song. Walter Hawkins, the Grammy Award-winning gospel singer, composer and pastor of Oakland’s Love Center Church, died July 11, 2010,at the age … Read more and listen Happy Thanksgving!
Evangelist Myrna Summers is the Minister of Music at Reid Temple A.M.E. Church in Glendale, Maryland. Myrna is the leader of the church’s five choirs, orchestra and is the Director of Reid Temple’s Mass Choir. Prior to joining and assuming her duties at Reid Temple A.M.E Church in 1999, Myrna was Minister of Music at … Read more and listen Thanksgiving Week 2018 – Post 1
I MISS not doing the song of the day blog, but don’t miss all the work that went into finding, editing, researching and writing each post, sooooo… How about I just RECYCLE the old posts starting from three years ago?? The songs may now be a bit familiar to you, but I picked them because … Read more and listen BRILLIANT!!