Fred Jerkins Announces Cancer Awareness Project

Fred “Uncle Freddie” Jerkins III, President of DarkChild Gospel, has announced, A Project of Healing, the first of a series of gospel and mainstream compilation albums that will benefit cancer awareness, empowerment and education. This album will feature appearances from Bishop Paul S. Morton, Lowell Pye, Darlene McCoy, Alexis Spight, Jonathan Nelson, Trin-I-Tee 5:7 and more.

The lead single, titled “We Won,” features Jonathan Nelson and is currently at radio and available on all digital media outlets. A stage play inspired by the project is currently being written and directed by Kim Fields. This project will be available this October 2017.

Jerkins has also confirmed a joint business venture with the imprint By Any Means Necessary, founded by Jerome Hunt and the home of Jermaine Dolly. Since the confirmed partnership, DarkChild Gospel and By Any Means Necessary have found success Dolly’s debut effort, The Dolly Express, which debuted atop Billboard’s Top Gospel Albums chart. Dolly’s debut single “You,” peaked at #3 on Billboard’s Gospel Radio charts, while his current single “Come And Knock On Our Door” has peaked so far at #9. The concept video for the sing“You” has been viewed more than 2 million times on YouTube.

“I’m very excited about the different projects we have going on from Jermaine Dolly to the cancer awareness project which is close to my heart,” shares Jerkins. “With the favor of God, I expect great things with all that we do.”

Following the success of The Dolly Express, Jerkins is creating a platform to assist independent artists and aspiring writers and producers trying to get connected in the gospel industry. Jerkins’ states that he has heard many independent artists voice their frustrations and he is looking to help make a change with this platform.

Consequently, he’s preparing to launch a conference called Fred Jerkins Music, Business and Money (a rework of his internationally successful conference Fred Jerkins One 2 One). This event is designed to enhance and equip creatives and entrepreneurs.

The new single “We Won” from Fred Jerkins featuring Jonathan Nelson is available now at all digital outlets.

Fred Jerkins: We Won (featuring Jonathan Nelson)
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