No Greater Love

Well, so much for April Fools pranks. Only one person bothered to comment on yesterday’s “gospel” offering. Oh well, onward. Today we have a song performed by Keith Pringle and The Pentecostal Community Choir. The keyboardist is Rick Grundy who, I think, wrote the song and the choir is directed by a guy named Jeffrey … Read more and listen No Greater Love

Still I Rise

This song, performed beautifully by Yolanda Adams, was composed by Percy Bady and released in 2005.  It is dedicated to Rosa Parks and interpolated with Maya Angelou’s line “still I rise” with the theme of perseverance ringing throughout it.  The lyrics grab you right from the start: Shattered, but I’m not broken Wounded but time … Read more and listen Still I Rise

Everything Will Be Alright

Some nice uptempo toe tapping gospel song. A somewhat more contemporary version of an old traditional song from Benny Cummings’ last album. Benny Cummings was popular in the late 70’s to mid 80’s. From New York, he was one of the premier choir directors of his time. He never experienced mainstream success but influenced most … Read more and listen Everything Will Be Alright