Posts tagged "Edwin Hawkins"

The Remix–Episode 297 (Feb. 8)

February 8th, 2018
It’s been a FULL week in the world of pop culture, and the hosts of The Remix are ready to discuss! Today, the crew recaps Super Bowl 52 and the talked about Halftime Show. We talk about...

All Star Celebration of Life for Edwin Hawkins

February 5th, 2018
Some of the biggest gospel artists of our time are headed West to pay tribute to four-time Grammy® Award-winning recording artist, Edwin Hawkins, who passed away January 15, 2018. The Hawkins Family is staging a two-night “Celebration...

The AfterParty–Episode 1798 (Jan. 23)

January 23rd, 2018
We kick off The AfterParty with our Throwback Segment which features elements of pop, R&B, and much more! Check out music from Billy Joel, The Doobie Brothers, Earth Wind & Fire, Prince, Vincent Bohanan & The Sound...

The Remix–Episode 294 (Jan. 18)

January 18th, 2018
Today on The Remix, we pay tribute to Grammy Award winner Edwin Hawkins. We recap the NAACP Image Awards and discuss this year’s nominations for the 33rd Annual Stellar Awards. We talk NFL Playoffs and much more!...

Gospel Music Legend Edwin Hawkins Passes

January 16th, 2018
Edwin Hawkins, the four-time Grammy® Award-winning leader of The Edwin Hawkins Singers’ 1969 million-seller, “Oh Happy Day,” died January 15th at his home in the Bay area, after a bout with pancreatic cancer. He was 74 years...

Joe Douglass & Spirit of Praise Announce Sophomore Recording

March 3rd, 2017
On the heels of their successful debut release, Oakland, CA based aggregation Joe Douglass & Spirit of Praise are preparing for their next recording. The live session, titled Journey To Glory, will take place at the Shiloh...

Get Ready For The Tommies Reunion

July 19th, 2016
It’s safe to say that one of gospel music’s most dominant and influential choirs of the 80’s and 90’s was The Thompson Community Singers. Affectionately known as “The Tommies”, the aggregation was led by the late Reverend...

Andrew Gouche Set To Release New Album

June 3rd, 2015
Grammy® Award-winning producer and premiere bassist, Andrew Gouche, is set to release his debut album titled We Don’t Need No Bass. With over 30 years experience as the bassist for many Gospel and R&B legends such as...

REVIEW: Various Artists–“Handel’s Messiah: A Soulful Celebration”

December 1st, 2014
Perhaps no Christmas project could more appropriately wear the term “iconic” than the star-studded release titled Handel’s Messiah: A Soulful Celebration. Originally released in 1992, this Grammy Award winning project was produced by music legends Quincy Jones and...

BMI Announces Its 2014 Gospel Trailblazer Honorees

November 21st, 2013
In continuing the tradition of saluting gospel leaders at its annual Trailblazers of Gospel Music Awards Luncheon, Broadcast Music, Inc. will be honoring Daryl Coley and Richard Smallwood on January 17, 2014, in Nashville. Now in its...

New Releases–Oct. 22, 2013

October 22nd, 2013
Our great music industry continues to move at a feverish pace. Here’s a place where you can discover and purchase brand new music as it hits stores. This week, we will focus on new full length projects...

VIDEO: Anaysha–“Holy One”

October 7th, 2013
eOne Music along with BMI have released the live video for the new single “Holy One” from Anaysha. This track is the lead single from the forthcoming release BMI Trailblazers of Gospel Music Live 2013, which is...

BMI Teams with eOne Music For First CD Release

October 2nd, 2013
One of the most anticipated events of Stellar Award weekend is the BMI Trailblazers of Gospel Music Luncheon. Yearly, gospel music’s most celebrated writers and artists converge in Nashville to celebrate the contributions of the genre’s legends....

National Ad Campaign for The Coca-Cola Pay It Forward Program

February 26th, 2013
The Coca-Cola “Pay It Forward” program is a national advertising campaign which rewards four young adults with the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for an apprenticeship experience with one of the following celebrity history makers: Magic Johnson, President & CEO...

Donnie McClurkin & CeCe Winans to host BMI Luncheon

December 21st, 2012
Gospel luminaries and GRAMMY award winners Donnie McClurkin and CeCe Winans have been named hosts for the 14th Annual BMI Trailblazers of Gospel Music Luncheon. The event takes place on January 18 at 12:30pm at Rocketown in...