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Worship Leader Christopher Simms, McDonald’s Gospelfest Finalist, Drops Inspirational Single, “Back To You”, After Life-threatening Health Crisis

(New York, NY) – May 29, 2018 – A talented singer and songwriter, Christopher Simms has a passion for worship. His voice has been heard backing fellow Gospel artist B. Renee, Elder Matthew Greave, Praise Xpress and as a soloist around his hometown of the Bronx, NY. A worship leader at Morning Star Church located in Harlem, NY, he’s been …

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CHADWICK BOSEMAN CELEBRATES THE CLASS OF 2018 AT HOWARD UNIVERSITY COMMENCEMENT

By Fisher Jack WASHINGTON, D.C.  – Howard University alumnus and award-winning actor Chadwick Boseman spoke to graduates about the significance of making it to the top of the Hilltop during the Howard University 2018 Commencement Convocation.  In front of an audiences of more than 8,000 family and friends, Boseman encouraged the graduates to not only exceed in their next steps, but also strive to …

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J.J. HAIRSTON & YOUTHFUL PRAISE WIN BIG WITH 6 AWARDS AT THE 33RD ANNUAL STELLAR AWARDS

LAS VEGAS, NV – J.J. Hairston & Youthful Praise are the talk of the gospel music industry as they walked away with six of their nine Stellar Award nominations during this past weekend’s 33rd Annual Stellar Gospel Music Awards in Las Vegas. Hairston and his troop won more awards than any of this year’s nominees.They struck gold in these categories: CD of the Year, Choir of the …

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JUBILEE THEATRE PRESENTS THE REGIONAL PREMIERE OF “IT AIN’T NOTHIN’ BUT THE BLUES”

Book, Lyrics and Music by Charles Bevel, Lita Gaithers, Randal Myler, Ron Taylor and Dan Wheetman Based on an original idea by Ron Taylor Directed by Robert Michael James Fort Worth, TX – Celebrating 37 years of theatrical excellence, the award-winning Jubilee Theatre slow drags into spring with the sizzling, red-hot Broadway hit “It Ain’t Nothin’ But the Blues,” a …

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James C. Birdsong, Jr., Member of the Famed Birdsong Family, Inspires with a Story of Overcoming in New Book, The Best Is Yet To Come: A Testimony of One Young Man’s Redemption

(Atlanta, GA) – February 13, 2018 – If the last name Birdsong sounds familiar, it’s no surprise. Rev. James C. Birdsong, Jr., pastor, motivational speaker, songwriter, aspiring Gospel singer, entrepreneur, children’s advocate and author of The Best Is Yet To Come: A Testimony of One Young Man’s Redemption hails from a lineage of movers and shakers. His cousins, Cindy Birdsong, Edwin Birdsong …

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JUBILEE THEATRE PRESENTS DOMINIQUE MORISSEAU’S “DETROIT ‘67” IN HONOR OF BLACK HISTORY MONTH

Written by Dominique Morisseau Directed by Jiles R. King, II Fort Worth, TX – Celebrating 37 years of theatrical excellence, the award-winning Jubilee Theatre revisits a pivotal time in American history with Dominique Morisseau’s gripping Detroit ’67. Set against the backdrop of the Detroit riots, Morisseau’s Edward M. Kennedy Prize winning story remains eerily relevant today. The world is shifting …

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Clients benefit as Linda Mitchell leads Black & Clark to new heights

by Norma Adams-Wade Courtesy Cheryl Smith IMessenger Friends who grew up with business juggernaut Linda Mitchell say she showed signs of her professional future as a child. They just did not know what those signs meant. The friends were not alone. Mitchell said recently that she, too, did not understand traits about herself that gave hints of her coming career, …

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The 36th Annual MLK Celebration – Dallas

The Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration is a long-standing tradition of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Center, dedicated to honoring King’s life and legacy. The weekend-long celebration kicks off on Friday, January 12, 2018, and ends on Monday, January 15, 2018, with events including the MLK Celebration Fair, the MLK Candlelight Ceremony, the MLK Awards Banquet, and the …

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BLACK FAITH LEADERS ENCOURAGE THEIR FLOCKS TO SIGN UP FOR OBAMACARE

By Freddie Allen (NNPA Newswire Editor-In-Chief) Faith leaders in the Black community are encouraging members of their congregations to sign-up for healthcare coverage during the Affordable Care Act’s open enrollment period that ends on December 15. Reverend Edwin Sanders, the senior pastor and founder of the Metropolitan Interdenominational Church in Nashville, Tenn., said that supporting positive dialogue about healthcare is …

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Ted Winn Wins!!!

*I always say artists should know the music business. Ted Winn, the artist, knows the music business. Winn owns a successful song writing and publishing company and his aerobic style vocals on his new solo release “Stand in Awe” (Shanachie) and his two Stellar Award wins show he also knows how to sing. The Memphis native enlisted the help of …

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