I Shall Wear A Crown

One of Thomas Whitfield’s greatest and most moving songs. This song will be familiar to any who have been with JVOI choir for five years or so; it was one of the many great songs James Early taught us. Thomas Anthony Whitfield (April 30, 1954 – June 20, 1992) was an American gospel singer, songwriter, … Read more and listen I Shall Wear A Crown

Let The Words

I’m back from the southern climes and ready to jump back into blogging some great music. Today’s song is from Take 6, one of the most remarkable and accomplished acapella groups ever. (I’ll post more, I promise.) These guys met in college and, story has it, started rehearsing in a big bathroom that they found … Read more and listen Let The Words

Mighty God

This should get your juices flowing this morning. John P. Kee, a reformed drug dealer from Durham North Carolina who straighten up and started singing gospel instead, and who has had a phenomenally successful career. He’s enlisted several family members to play in his band, and his New Life Community Choir makes a great sound.