In Case You Missed It…

In case you missed the
“Detroit Gospel Update with”

on Mix 92.3 FM’s “Rhythm & Praise with Deborah Smith Pollard” yesterday, here is a recap of the latest Detroit gospel entertainment news.

Summer’s here and we’ve got some hot new projects from some of our favorite gospel artists…

Richard Smallwood releases 2-disc album Anthology Live
Release Date: June 29, 2015

June 29th, Richard Smallwood releases his 15th album, ANTHOLOGY LIVE. In addition to his 20-member ensemble, Vision, R&B singer Angela Winbush makes a guest appearance on the project.
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New music from Martha Munizzi
Live Recording: June 26, 2015

26th, Martha Munizzi recorded her 7th album live at her sister, Mary
Alessi’s, church in Miami. This is Munizzi’s first live recording in 5
years and she has teamed up once again with Israel Houghton as producer.
Three of Munizzi’s children are also featured on the project.
 Click here for details.

Karen Clark Sheard's new album Destined to Win

Karen Clark Sheard’s new album, “Destined to Win”
Release Date: July 17, 2015

to home, Detroit’s own Karen Clark Sheard’s new album, “Destined to
Win,” produced by Donald Lawrence, hits stores July 17th. This is
Karen’s 6th solo project and any one pre-ordering for only $7.99 on iTunes gets instant downloads of the singles “My Words Have Power,” which features Donald Lawrence & The Co., and the Grammy nominated “Sunday A.M.” Other guest artists on the project include J. Drew Sheard II and Faith Evans.
Click here for details., Kierra Sheard's website for new plus size clothing line, Kierra Sheard’s website for new plus size clothing line
Website Launch Date: June 20, 2015

Karen’s daughter, Kierra, is busy with her own thing, a new plus-size clothing line called “Eleven60.”
Kierra says that it is a clothing line designed to compliment the
“thick woman.” Kierra describes herself as a “full figured woman” and
admits that it has been hard to find quality high fashion trends in her
size. Eleven60 offers stylish, yet affordable apparel for a modern, plus
size woman. Kierra says, “No more skimpy clothes…and no more
Click here for details.

Spotlight Artist: Carl B. Phillips

Spotlight Artist: Carl B. Phillips
Great Rain featuring James Murray
Single Release Date: July 10, 2015

This month’s Spotlight Artist is contributing writer, Carl B. Phillips. “Great Rain,” written and produced by Carl B. Phillips and Brandon Holland, is the lead single from the much-anticipated CD, “Carl B. Phillips and Friends – Great Rain.” Featuring the impeccable vocal stylings of James Murray, “Great Rain
seamlessly melds Detroit’s distinctive Motown sound and Gospel sound
into an upbeat anthem that will inspire listeners to be prepared for
the better that’s on the horizon. CLICK HERE to read more of our
exclusive interview with Carl (find out what Deitrick Haddon once told
him that inspired Carl to complete this project) and to pre-order the
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Gospel Comedy Explosion

Also On
Gospel Comedy Explosion

July 25, 2015, presents Gospel Comedy
Explosion featuring Henry Sapp, Michael McDaniel, Melanie J. Hearn, and
gospel sensation Tasha Page Lockhart. Hosted by Antirrell McCoy.
Sounds by: Mr. Nizguy.
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Also On…
Festival of Praise Tour

of Praise Tour with Israel Houghton (select dates), Hezekiah Walker
(select dates), Fred Hammond, Donnie McClurkin, Kim Burrell, Isaac
Carree, Jessica Reedy, Zacardi Cortez, and comedian Marcus Wiley, hits
the Joe Louis Arena in Detroit on Saturday, Nov. 14, 2015.
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Church Specials at Pi Banquet Hall

Church Specials @ Pi Banquet Hall
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