4th Avenue Jones albums are finally joining the digital market, for a moment it was following the Beatles footsteps (physical only). 4th Avenue Jones "No Plan B" is featured on iTunes Hip Hop page in the New and Notable. Get it now if you don't have it
Gozpul Music Group, LLC (GMG) announces the new album release for Mark Johnson, better known by hip-hop fans as Mark-J, An Everyday World. This follow-up to 2007’s SOULutions, An Everyday World hits the streets April 21st, 2009.
After 3 years of touring, performing, and sharing stages with the likes of Kirk Franklin, The Afters, Group 1 Crew, Da’ T.R.U.T.H., Lecrae, KJ-52, DecembeRadio, Crossmovement, Paul Wright, and more, vocal talent Ryan Horton is preparing to drop his first full-length solo album, Blurred, on Aug. 18, 2009 under indie label La Familia Muzik. Slated to be the most dynamic album released under the label to date, Blurred will cover the gambit of urban contemporary music, praise and worship, hip-hop, pop, R&P, and more.
Cross Movement Records is pleased to announce that two of their artists, FLAME and J.R., have been nominated for song award honors at the 2009 GMA Dove Awards. FLAME and Lecrae are both nominated in the "Rap/Hip-Hop Recorded Song" category for the song "Joyful Noise" from FLAME's GRAMMY Award-nominated album, Our World Redeemed, while J.R. is nominated in the "Urban Recorded Song" category for the song "Not a Slave" from his latest album, Life By Stereo.
3NAYLZ is going to release his debut solo album A Matter of Life & Death in April 2009 through Gods Block Records. With a strong lyrical commitment and fresh attitude to ministry and music this album is definitely going to be something fresh and encouraging for supporters. Set to feature the likes of Thi'sl (116 Clique), Mark Arthur, Tony Stone, Mac the Doulos (Everyday Process) and Aussie Sensations Markia, TC, Tino and DJ Del Rey.
This summer, 116 Clique, Lecrae, Sho Baraka, Tedashii, Trip Lee and with special guest Flame is coming to your city to proclaim an important message for our generation. DON'T WASTE YOUR LIFE! Every tuesday for the next 6 weeks, Reach Records is going to release a commercial for the tour. Watch the first one now.
Many in the Christian Hip-Hop Community have witnessed the growth at Crossover via visiting services, concerts or the annual Fla.vor Fest conference. God is doing something amazing in Tampa, Florida. Just seven years ago Urban D. took the role of lead pastor with a small group of people that had a heart to impact the urban community and those influenced by hip-hop. Over the years the growth continued at a steady pace to where today they have 3 Sunday Services with over 600 people attending. Outreach
ministries, discipleship classes, small groups, leadership development, Children's and youth ministries, and many other things are all results of the solid growth that is creating true disciples of Christ at the church.
The Dove Award nominees have been announced at a press conference today at the Nashville Convention & Visitors Bureau Visitor Information Center. The GMA Dove Awards, gospel musics biggest night of the year, featuring artists from every style of gospel/Christian music coming together for a night of music and celebration, will be broadcast nationwide live on the Gospel Music Channel from 8 10 p.m. (ET/PT) on Thursday, April 23, 2009.