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Artist Profiles

One of the most talked about voices in gospel music today belongs to 25-year-old singer, Zacardi Cortez. Over the last half dozen years, Cortez’ big voice and spine-tingling vocal gymnastics have distinguished James Fortune & FIYA’s radio smashes “I Believe” and “The Blood...
Born and raised in Middletown, New Jersey, Popin was first introduced to his signature instrument, the piano, at the age of five. He would spend hours every day practicing in his family’s small apartment under the guidance of his mother who was a pianist, choir director and the...
Pastor John P. Kee was born the 15th of 16 children to John Henry and Lizzie Shannon Kee, and he affectionately describes his childhood home as “outside the county line” in Durham, NC. Mrs. Ethel G. Shannon, John’s maternal grandmother, also played a pivotal role in his...
3WB, Three Winans Brothers, made their much-anticipated live debut yesterday at the historic 50th Anniversary March on Washington ceremonies at the foot of the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, DC. The legendary trio – comprised of multiple GRAMMY® Award-winners BeBe, Marvin, and...
When Tasha Cobbs took the stage on June 14, 2012 at Northview Christian Church, in Montgomery, Alabama, she did so neither as a nationally renowned vocalist, nor as a recording artist making her major-label debut. Instead, with microphone in hand, she ascended the platform...
3WB, Three Winans Brothers, made their much-anticipated live debut yesterday at the historic 50th Anniversary March on Washington ceremonies at the foot of the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, DC. The legendary trio – comprised of multiple GRAMMY® Award-winners BeBe, Marvin, and...
When Pastor Shawn Brown and Tyrone McKoy passed away in January 2010 and April 2011, respectively, it was a dark time J.J. Hairston and Youthful Praise. Brown, an integral member of the Bridgeport-based gospel choir, won the group widespread recognition with his self-penned song...
Uncle Reece’s music is unique because it is born out of an authentic place of worship. His goal is to portray the freedom and love that has been shown to him though Jesus Christ. Uncle Reece lives every word of his music for that reason; fans connect with him on a spiritual and...
Gospel artist, worship leader and Grammy award winner, Israel Houghton, was born in 1971 to multiracial couple. Israel fell in love with music at an early age, and developed a Christian music career highly influenced by gospel, jazz and rock. He is mostly credited for creating...