Smokie Norful

Todd Dulaney’s “Satisfied,” featuring Smokie Norful, ascends to No. 1 on Billboard‘s Gospel Airplay chart (dated Sept. 17). In the tracking week ending Sept. 11, the song increased by 7% in plays. The coronation marks the sixth for Dulaney and the third for Norful on Gospel Airplay. It’s also the fifth in a row for Dulaney […]

“POSITIVE” is the lead single from Erica Campbell’s upcoming third studio album, scheduled to be released on September 23rd. The beautiful and uplifting song was written by Erica Campbell, Warryn Campbell and Juan Winans and produced by Warryn Campbell for My Block Inc. “Words have power. Positive is a good word even though it’s now […]

James Fortune is Number 1 AGAIN this week on the Billboard Airplay Charts! Charles Jenkin’s remake “Never Knew” featuring Stephanie Mills is #2 for a second week in a row and Tye Tribbett’s “New” has one of the greatest gains on the chart this week. November 2021, MNRK Music Group and GRAMMY nominated artist James […]

For the second week in a row Fred Hammond, James Fortune and Charles Jenkins remains in the top three positions. 

Billboard Gospel Air Play Chart Week of June 25th JEKALYN CARR “My Portion” is #1!!!   This makes Jekalyn’s 6th #1 single at Gospel radio and her 10th Billboard #1 as an independent artist! See the full lists below… 1.  My Portion Jekaylyn Carr 2.  All of My Help Ricky Dillard 3.  Never Let Me Down […]

It’s Thursday and Thursday’s are for an “Artist Spotlight.  So today we shine the spotlight on Vashawn Mitchell! Mitchell began working with mentor Lonnie Hunter at St. Mark Baptist Church in Chicago. At age 20.  Mitchell’s musical potential was noticed by Bishop Larry Trotter and he was hired as the Minister of Music at Chicago’s […]

Gospel singer Smokie Norful has been staying busy in the world of Gospel music. Norful has had a hand in helping artists such as Todd Dulaney grow while Pastoring at a church in a suburb of Chicago, Illinois. Now, Norful has created his own label and is grooming a new artist by the name of Isaiah […]

Broadcast Music, Inc. ® (BMI®) Trailblazers of Gospel Music Honors celebrated famed gospel stars Bebe and Cece Winans and  platinum stars Mary Mary. Yolanda Adams…

Gospel Music Association (GMA) announced the nominees in 41 categories for the 46th Annual GMA Dove Awards. The theme of this year’s award show is “Better Together” focuses on the strength in unity. The conference took place at Liscomb University. The awards show will take place on Tuesday, October 13, 2015 at Allen Arena on […]