Singers from around the country came together in the Bay Area Tuesday evening to pay homage to the late Oakland gospel giant Edwin Hawkins. It is the first night of a two-night “Celebration of Life” being held at Harbor Light Church in Fremont. Grammy-Award winning Gospel Artist, Donald Lawrence served as the musical director for […]
Richard Smallwood shares his heart regarding long time friend and mentor, Edwin Hawkins on his social media page! What a beautiful tribute! RIP Sir Edwin Hawkins!
Gospel Pioneer & Grammy winner Edwin Hawkins passed away. Hawkins died early Monday (Jan. 15) at his home. He had been suffering from pancreatic cancer according to his publicist. The Edwin Hawkins Singers crossed Gospel into the pop world with their song, “Oh Happy Day.”It went on to become a top 10 hit and won the Grammy for […]
This is Gospel Royalty, Bishop Walter Hawkins sings with the Church of God in Christ Mass Choir. He sings the classic “What Is This” as only he can while Edwin Hawkins directs. Bishop Marvin Winans is so excited he practically stands at the foot of the altar! Classic Goodness!!!
One of the greatest male vocalist in gospel music, Daryl Coley has passed away. Confirmation of his passing arrived from his family that the singer died late last night, March 15, 2016. He was 60 years old. The gospel community has begun to mourn the man who brought the world such hits as “Jesus […]
Mabel R. Smallwood Foundation, Inc. Formed to Aid Youth in Foster Care And Those in Need in the Greater D.C. Area Inspirational Concert April 26, 2013 * * * * * (Dateline – Washington, D.C. – April 19, 2013) The Mabel R. Smallwood Foundation, Inc. has been launched in loving memory of […]
“It’s Still Christmas” is the first Christmas offering from Indi Label, JPE Music based out of Washington DC. Executively produced by label heads Jaye Harmon, Tracey Harmon and Mark Walker, “It’s Still Christmas” features the illuminating voices of Izzy, Josh Copeland, and Koren Turner.
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