Ever keen to broaden our musical scope, recent months have seen That Grape Juice venture into a number of new musical landscapes including, most recently, gospel.
Spearheaded by well-received interviews with gospel singers Joshua Rogers, Dorinda Clark Cole, Israel Houghton, and more, TGJ is now offering readers ‘The Overflow’ – a collection of the top gospel-themed news stories from the week.
Tuck in below for the latest news on gospel legend Shirley Caesar as well as Fred Hammond, Joshua Rogers, and more:
Shirley Caesar Sets Release Date For New Album ‘Good God’
Preceded by lead single ‘God Will Make A Way’ (seen below), Queen of Gospel Shirley Caesar is set to make a triumphant return to gospel charts with her latest album ‘Good God’. Due March 26th, the set features cameos from gospel hitmakers James Fortune & Kurt Carr and is the follow-up to 2009’s well received ‘A City Called Heaven’. Get into the new album’s first single below:
Vashawn Mitchell Releases New Video ‘Turning Around For Me’
Fans of ‘Nobody Greater’ crooner Vashawn Mitchell know all about ‘Turning Around For Me’ – the latest single from his sophomore album ‘Created4This’. Originally teased with a live video from the album’s recording, now the single is being accompanied by a conceptual visual. See it below:
Fred Hammond Introduces ‘United Tenors’ – featuring Dave Hollister, Courtney Wilson, and Eric Roberson
If ever there was a super group, this would be one to reckoned with. Indeed, gospel hitmakers Fred Hammond & Courtney Wilson have enlisted former R&B crooners Dave Hollister and Eric Roberson to join them for ‘United Tenors’ – a new gospel supergroup. With their first single ‘Here In Our Praise’ officially due on iTunes February 19th, get your sneak listen below.
Its full, self-titled parent album is set to hit stores March 26th.
Joshua Rogers Releases New Single ‘Peace Be Still’
BET’s ‘Sunday’s Best’ champion Joshua Rogers saw his aptly titled debut EP ‘Well Done’ land right atop gospel charts at its December 2012 debut. Now, the South Carolinian crooner has released a new single from the project ‘Peace Be Still’ – a fan favorite from his stint on the competition. Hear its recorded version below: