A 21-year old who has been blessed with an anointed voice of song ministry. Kendra is making herself known in the industry through hard work and perseverance to hold her own. Kendra won a Stellar Award in 2015 for the Youth Project of the Year. Kendra continues to touch the world through her ministry and touch lives across the masses.
Kendra is a current student at Winthrop University. Kendra also gives back to the community; she has an Annual Christmas Fruit Drive for local nursing homes, and The Kendra Smith Music Foundation Scholarship Fund.
Kendra is thankful for the opportunity to record albums and make her dream into a reality. Kendra’s career continues to elevate to the next level.
For bookings or for more information visit: www.kendrasmithmusic.com
Tisha Stratford (T-Strat) is a Christian Recording Artist, Songwriter, Producer, TV Host/Actress, & Inspirational Speaker. Her diverse vocal abilities have been compared to artists such as Chante Moore, Karen Clark-Sheard, and Mariah Carey. Her musical style fuses R&B, Dance/ Pop and Classic Gospel… a sound she describes as “Gospel-Soul-Pop”. She is President and Founder of Gloriosity Productions; an influencer in the music industry, and rising artist in today’s music scene. Tisha is Founder/ President of Gloriosity Productions. She has written and recorded several projects, including; “Love Divine” EP and “Gloriosity” EP working with world renown artists and producers such as Fred Hammond, Antonio Neal, and Greg O’Quin. She is also a featured vocalist on the song “You’re So Beautiful” from the “God, Love and Romance” project by Fred Hammond.
For 3 years, she recently was a TV Host and featured artist on the weekly television show, “Here With You”. (Which aired on the Universal Access Network Saturdays at 1pm and Sunday nights at 8/7pm(c) www.uanetwork.tv. She has also been a featured artist on a variety of television and radio shows. This wife, mother of 3, and Pastors’ kid, also serves as Praise & Worship leader and Director of Christian Artists, of her home church (Household of Faith Christian Fellowship). She is a former Brand Marketing Manager for several Fortune 500 companies and Beauty Pageant Winner who was blessed with brains and beauty.Her EP “Gloriosity” along with her new single “Beautiful Days” (which she penned, is produced by the legendary Fred Hammond) are available now on all major online stores including iTunes, Google Play, Amazon and many more. She is available for singing and speaking engagements for tv shows, concerts and events. Send booking inquiries to email@example.com www.tishastraford.com
“When you think of beauty, when you think of love, when you think of gifting & talent … think of Tisha Stratford” -Carnell Murrell
“Tisha Stratford is a gifted songwriter with intoxicating vocals. Her music is a must have!” -Antonio Neal
“Tisha’s project is energetic, fun, and truth-filled, making the gospel message a joy to hear!” -Anson Dawkins (of Dawkins & Dawkins)
“Wow! ”Closer” and “Let it Go”! The old school groove on Closer drives you to the store!” -Pastor John P. Kee
“Check out Tisha Stratford as a feature on “You’re So Beautiful” [“God, Love & Romance” by Fred Hammond]… great new voice.” – Fred Hammond
We are excited about expanding the territory in the Office of the Sheriff for Pitt County! Paula Dance a seasoned, experienced, and educated Major in the Sheriff’s Office has 28 years of experience of law enforcement experience, with 26 in the Sheriff’s department is running for Pitt County Sheriff. Thank you for being interested in her desire to run for Pitt County Sheriff. If you need additional information, CONTACT US and we will do our best to answer your questions. Serving others has always been the foundation of her core values. This innate desire has prompted her to excel in the Pitt County Sheriff department and propelled her to run for the Office of Pitt County Sheriff. As you get to know Paula you will understand that her integrity is coupled with her desire to help others. Situations require the ability to understand right and wrong along with the desire to apply experience, logic, and thoughtfulness to every incident.
As we previously stated she served as the Major in the Pitt county Sheriff’s Department for 4 years. As Major, she is the 3rd in command after the Chief Deputy and Sheriff therefore selecting her as the next Sheriff will be a natural progression of promoting someone who has administrative experience in the department and a person who is ready to handle the position with the mission of protecting our citizens, putting citizens first and creating a safer county for our citizens. Working in law enforcement has provided great experiences and experience matters in each law enforcement agency. The experiences she has in the Sheriff’s department gives her an advantage because she knows the department, the policies, understand the philosophies and knows the role of the Sheriff.
Good law enforcement is always necessary but GREAT law enforcement requires exceptional service with a common-sense approach gained through experiences within the department. Law enforcement is much more than just solving and deterring crime. Every interaction is an opportunity to enhance the quality of life for a citizen. Under her leadership, the Pitt County Sheriff’s Office can develop a reputation for having a measured approach to dealing with challenging issues. Leadership that fosters a spirit of knowing the difference of when to be firm and when to be compassionate…That’s Paula Dance, the spirit of understanding the challenges of this position…possessing the knowledge of law enforcement as it specifically applies to the role of the Sheriff’s office…and the capacity to lead the office with pride & integrity.
For more information please visit: www.dance4sheriff.com
Christian Soul Artist- Shelia Moore Piper new album entitled Are You Ready Chapter 2 from the Bdm/ Ugroove Music Label is comprised of 12 new powerful and anointed tracks, with popular songs like Get Excited (the hit single) which debuted in the top 50 on the national Rock and AC charts, Its Time, Clap It Up produced by award winning producer Dre ‘Drathoven Atkins and the title track Are You Ready featuring vocalist Erin Stevenson. Bringing listeners 47mins worth of excellent listening. Shelia’s music is spiritually inspired, and every song on this, her most spectacular work to date, has its heart and soul in unwavering faith and praise of her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ.
When you spend time with Shelia you begin to understand the subtle intensity of her music. Music is a ministry, and it is my ministry, and it was this passion and conviction that inspired Shelia Moore Piper to deliver her current release, Are You Ready Chapter 2. A body of music that is inviting, reflective, and encompasses a universal message of worship, self-love, and hope.
Piper deals with these themes directly and with endless finesse. Her voice is soulful, feminine, and guided by her impeccable ear and good taste. Are You Ready stretches over a variety of styles, often utilizing jazz and soul undertones, sometimes dealing in groovy offerings of funk with light smatterings of Motown and disco, and occasionally visiting the hip-hop genre.
All in all, the record is exceptional listening, incredibly well orchestrated and produced, and Represents a fantastic introduction for the public to this astounding, Christian Soul singer.
Arnetta Yancey is a native of Brooklyn, NY, her teen and adults years in North Carolina, and now resides in Oklahoma City, OK. Arnetta is the oldest of eight, daughter of Bishop James and Evangelist Terry, wife, mother, and grandmother who was raised in church from an early age. She went from singing in the church choir to choir director to leading worship to teaching and motivating church leaders. Endured the challenges of a PK (Preacher’s Kid). She was ordained in 1993 and began traveling across the states preaching, teaching, and singing the Word of God.
The Gospel Recording Artist Arnetta Yancey is a multi-awards winner, vocalist, worshipper, songwriter, evangelist, motivational speaker, and life coach. Arnetta M Yancey, CEO/Founder of AYM High Musique, is quiet and humble in spirit yet powerful and complete in what God has gifted her with. To many she is a treasure, being naturally loving and kind, yet firm and genuine. An ordained evangelist who has for over 25 years preached and taught at many women workshops and conferences at churches and schools to women at all ages. Her messages are from her experiences, and mainly focuses on empowering, equipping, and encouraging women who have been misled, pushed aside, and compromised who they really are. Her life, words of wisdom, and inspiring songs gives hope and that extra boost to press forward. Arnetta truly believes that no matter how rough the storm gets you can soar above it, aim high, and move forward. “I press toward to the mark for the prize of the high calling of God in Christ Jesus” Philippians 3:14 is what she strives for each day and encourages others to do the same. She can truly say “I AYM’ed High & Conquered.” Arnetta Yancey is married to McDonald Yancey, her Proverbs 31 Man, owner of KWAY-DB Gospel Station and the Deacon Mc Inspiration Show where she is co-host. She was host of Unwrapped Gospel TV of Oklahoma City, an alumni of the Excellence in Christian Music Academy. In addition, she is founder of Arnetta Yancey and New Beginning, a member of the Greater Oklahoma Mass Choir as well as a former member of a newly formed group Liryc. (Le’Fuze) where she is known as ANGEL.
Her song “This Time” is a song of promise to one that has never failed and never left her alone, the Lord God Almighty. The song was written by Arnetta, inspired from the scripture Isaiah 42:6 “I the LORD have called thee in righteousness, and will hold thine hand, and will keep thee, and give thee for a covenant of the people, for a light of the Gentiles;” The scripture prompted the response “Lord, here’s my hand, if you hold my hand, This Time Lord, I will follow you. It’s a song of encouragement, a song that will prompt you push through and trust the Lord all the way.
Her music is available online and her website is http://arnettayancey.net
Her message to everyone today is what was spoken to her from her father, “You have survived long enough, now it’s time to LIVE.”
Soul Survivor is a song that is for Anybody and Everybody who has been through anything. It is also for those who were told that they will never amount to anything. Check out the Lyric video and share it will all of your friends who is going through..
Tiana Monsi is a Christian singer, songwriter and praise & worship leader who is embedded with the Gift to birth Melodies and Lyrics that have been edified and proven by the words of God. Tiana is known for fully allowing the Holy Spirit to set the tone and the atmosphere. Tiana is called to breathe new life into those that are down trodden and inspire the lost.
In 2012 Tiana, debuted her first album titled “My Everything” and her second project, is set to be release in 2018. Tiana has been heard all over the world via numerous download sites and seen on TBN, YouTube, Churches and Communities everywhere.
Some of Tiana’s greatest personal inspirations are Jesus Christ because through his Grace all things are made possible. Her grandmother Zola Johnson, who is her prayer warrior, Tina Jones her mother and also Herman Woodfork her father. And many others that support and love Tiana as she continues her journey to lead nations to Christ. Tiana always stay focused positive and motivated leaning on her favorite scripture:Matt 19:26 (KJV) But Jesus beheld them, and said unto them, with men this is impossible; but with God all things are possible.
For bookings or for more information please visit: www.tianamusic.com
Reverend Rogers is reared in a Christian home were religious teaching and church attendance remains a family priority, Reverend Rogers accepted Jesus Christ at an early age. Continuing his education, he went on to Central Christian College of the Bible in Moberly, Missouri where he graduated with a Bachelor of Science Degree majoring in Preaching Ministry. This education has helped prepare Josiah for the work God has called him to do for the Kingdom of God.
Reverend Rogers has been a member of the Oak Grove Baptist Church in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania since his existence on this earth. Reverend Rogers preached his first initial sermon on November 20, 2005 at the Oak Grove Baptist Church under the leadership of Reverend William Sullivan Jr.
He is currently an Associate Minister, has been a member of the Youth Mass Choir for 16 years while holding positions such as Choir President (5 consecutive years), Vice President (3 years), Secretary, Chaplain, and 2nd Assistant Choir Director, Honorary member of the 2 Choir, member of the Prayer Band, and a member of the Youth Prayer Harvest. Reverend Rogers also attended Greater New Life Ministries where he served as the Praise & Worship Leader, Choir Director, Associate Minister & street evangelist. He currently attends Second Missionary Baptist Church of Huntsville, Missouri where he serves as a member of the Adult Mass Choir and Ministerial Staff. In Missouri, he is the co-founder of the Exalted Praize Gospel Choir which is the “first African American administrated, student led, college gospel choir ever created in Central Christian College of the Bible’s 50 year history. The Exalted Praize Gospel Choir has ministered at Joyce Meyers’s Dream Center, the Gospel Music Workshop of America‘s Gospel Café (both in St. Louis, Missouri), Eagles Heights Ministries, Evangel University (both in Springfield, Missouri), Moberly Area Community College, Central Christian College of the Bible and various other venues.
Reverend Rogers also attend Cincinnati Christian University before transferring to Philadelphia Biblical University to pursue a Master‘s Degree in Christian Counseling. While residing in Cincinnati, Ohio he became a member of the Philippian Missionary Baptist Church where he served as an Associate Minister and male lead vocalist for the Mass Choir. He was also a member of the Six Choir Union which traveled to local churches in the Cincinnati area to sing on the first Sunday of every month. However, being apart of this union he had the opportunity to share the stage with Pam Crumbley (local recording artist and former lead singer for the Charles Fold Singers) which requested him to sing with her on several concerts that she held in the city. However, during the time that he was a member and associate minister at Philippian Missionary Baptist Church where he was ordained as a preacher of the gospel on August 23, 2009. Reverend Rogers has received countless awards in his lifetime from his school, college, church, and community. He has a strong passion for delivering God’s Holy and infallible word through preaching and gospel music.
In addition, Reverend Rogers was chosen to be one of the semi-finalist for Gospel Search of America 2008 which took place in Dallas, TX. He has had the opportunity to minister in Pennsylvania, New York, Missouri, Ohio, Texas, Delaware, Michigan, Indiana, and Illinois.
Since he has been back to Philadelphia he became a member of four gospel recording groups (The Mighty Spiritualaires, AFJ & VOZ, Josiah Rogers and Living Testimony, and Professor Craig Hayes and United Voices of Trenton,NJ). He has shared the stage with several local and national recording artist which include: Cece Winans, Trinitee 5:7, Norman Hutchins, Twinkie Clark, Prof. Craig Hayes, Apostle Darryl Yancey, Tia Pittman, Brian Pittman, Minon Bolton, and many others. He has recorded a Debut Single in 2015 (Josiah Rogers & Living Testimony: Living Testimony) a Christmas Single in 2015 (Christmas with Josiah Rogers & Living Testimony), and a EP (Josiah Rogers & Living Testimony: To Be Continued…) and been interviewed on The Salima Speaks Show which can be seen on Comcast.
God has currently elevated Reverend Rogers in various such as: being the praise and worship leader at two churches (and assistant Pastor for the Kingdom Experience Worship Center in Brick, NJ and First Baptist Church of Paschall in Philadelphia, PA), becoming the author of his first book entitled “The Voice of a Broken Heart, graduating with a Master of Science Degree majoring in Christian Counseling where he attended Philadelphia Biblical University. His lifelong motto is, “WHAT THE LORD TOLD ME WILL TAKE PLACE IN DUE SEASON IF I FAINT.
Reginald (Brother Reggie) Richardson was born and raised in the Washington D.C. area, and as a child, Reggie has always liked different type of music. He even was in the band from the 7th grade until he graduated from High School playing numerous of instruments. He was known for playing the Trumpet because he played in numerous of DC Go-Go Bands. After graduation from T.C. Williams High School (Remember The titans) in Alexandria Virginia, he attended Northern Virginia Community College where he pursued an interest in retail marketing. After noticing that retail wasn’t for him, he decided to try another field.
In 1993, Richardson decided to try to work in radio since he loved every type of music. He was given a chance at a radio station in Maryland, WPGC 95.5 that played Hip-Hop, Rap, R&B, etc. “If it wasn’t for Donnie Simpson noticing how hard of a worker I was,(even though I was only doing volunteer work) then I don’t think that I would have gotten a chance to get my break in radio”. At WPGC he was hired to work in the research department. After hours of learning other tasks, he started working in the promotion department for years. He decided that he loved helping and working with the communities, and dealing with the public. One of his mentors was DJ Flexxx, and DJ Kool, and after assisting those DJ’s by carrying their records to different club venues, Reggie has watched and learn how to Deejay. Years later, Reggie was deejaying at clubs opening up for DJ’s such as Kid Capri, DJ Clue, and more.
He attended and got his degree at Columbia School of Broadcasting where he learned more about radio. Richardson was working at WPGC 95.5 with popular people such as Donnie Simpson, who also was on BET Video Soul, Big Tigger, (The Basement), and DJ Flexxx, who also has appeared on BET ,and has made hit records. In 1999, he moved to another station in the Washington D.C. area called WKYS 93.9, (Radio One) where he have worked with popular radio announcers such as Russ Parr, and Olivia Foxx, and did further work in Promotion.
The “OUT THE BOX & RADICAL GOSPEL RADIO ANNOUNCER”
In 2003, he moved from Washington D.C. to Greenville, North Carolina and was introduced to Gospel Radio. Jim Rouse, the owner of Joy “1340am” WOOW gave him a chance, and Reginald “Bro. Reggie” was on the airwaves on Mondays and Wednesdays. Having impressed Mr. Rouse and other listeners, Bro. Reggie was promoted to be on the airwaves Monday through Fridays from 3-6pm, and on Saturday from 5-10pm along with his wife, better known as “The First Lady” on his Saturday Show. Bro. Reggie is loved by a lot of listeners,and the community and has been an asset to WOOW and the community with his dedication to what he loves to do, which is make everybody happy. In 2007, and 2010, Brother Reggie has been nominated and won the award for the #1 Gospel Radio Announcer in Eastern NC.
In 2007 Brother Reggie moved to Charlotte NC and sat down with his Pastor, Pastor John P. Kee, and his Pastor spoke into his life by telling him to step out on FAITH and launch his own 24 hrs Internet Gospel Station and be Faithful and Giving and watch how GOD Moves, and now Rejoice America Radio is The Fastest Growing 24 hrs Gospel Station on the internet playing The Best In Gospel Music and Ministries. Bro. Reggie is also a Gospel Emcee, a comedian, and a person who loves to work with the community and will do whatever he can to help anybody. Check out The Brother Reggie Show with his wife First Lady P every Monday from 7 – 9 pm est.
His motto is: “I’m just a Nobody, trying to help Everybody, who can help Somebody.
Who is International Recording Artist Priscilla Olubunmi?
Priscilla Olubunmi-Awoseyi, fondly called “Priscillasingz” by her many admirers from the age of 5 discovered her gift and started singing in her Father’s Church. Humbled to have shared the stage with great Psalmists like: Alvin Slaughter, Don Moen, Isabella Melodies, Candy West, Tim Godfrey, Jide Adeoye, Onos Ariyo, Nikki Laoye, Yetunde Are and many other great singers.
She has been featured in several Choir groups, programs, concerts, outreaches etc. as a lead vocalist. She earned her degree in Olabisi Onabanjo University- Nigeria and currently an associate member of the HRIA (Human Resources of Institute Alberta as well as a student studying Human Resources at NAIT Edmonton) she was appointed as the Choir Coordinator of the Redeemed Christian Fellowship (RCF) and the Sisters’ Choir (Impeccable Jewels) as well as the Vice-President for the final year Brethren where she won various awards.
She makes a grand entry into the recording music industry with the release of her long awaited debut single “More Than A Song” in 2014 followed by “IFE” meaning love that won Best Gospel Soul via Akademia awards 2015. Her third single which was released in 2016 got her her first Canadian Award via Obsidian Awards as Soloist of the year.
The Canadian based Nigerian Gospel/Inspirational Artiste based in Edmonton Alberta is known for her versatility and amazing stage performances, unique style of delivery, and a divine aura on her stage performances as well as her drive towards excellence in ministry and career. She is passionate about music and in using it as a tool for changing lives. It’s been said by her audience in the most humbling manner “Priscilla captivates us while on stage”.
Priscilla doubles as a writer, blogger, and an International Correspondent for Praiseworld Radio -Africa’s #1 Online Gospel Radio Station on www.praiseworldradio.com/blog and iworship96 FM Radio(USA) . She has interviewed various international personalities in the gospel music industry with the likes of Kim Burrell, Michelle Williams, Tasha Page Lockhart, Domerella Haddon, and other artistes from different countries, touching on various lifestyle, music topics and issues – now known as “Priscilla’s Place” on www.praiseworldradio.com. She is married to Olumuyiwa and blessed with 2 amazing kids. She loves watching music reality shows and loves a good backrub when stressed.