#NewsNuggets: 1-26-18

#NewsNuggets: 1-26-18

Gospel Music Happenings

  • Chapel Valley announced the additions of songwriters Barbara Lister Williams (daughter of Mosie Lister), Phil Morgan, and Amber Maxwell.
  • Long-time Singing News editor Danny Jones was promoted to the position of Publisher this week.

Remembering

  • Country singer Lari White passed away on Tuesday, January 23 after a brief battle with cancer. Gaither Homecoming fans will remember White’s performance of “Power In The Blood” on the Atlanta Homecoming video. The song was also included on The Apostle motion picture soundtrack.

Releasing Today

  • January 26 – Ernie Haase & Signature Sound – Clear Skies (CD)

  • January 26 – Gaither Vocal Band, The Gatlin Brothers, & The Oak Ridge Boys – Country Roots And Gospel Favorites (CD/DVD)

  • January 26 – Gaither Vocal Band, The Gatlin Brothers, & The Oak Ridge Boys – A Few Good Men (CD/DVD)

  • January 26 – Various Artists – Country Faith Love Songs (CD)


Upcoming Releases
Please let us know if any significant upcoming releases are missing from this list. Note, the dates listed here are distribution dates when music will officially be available through retail and/or large online outlets. Some titles may be available sooner direct from the artists.

  • February 23 – Guy Penrod – Blessed Assurance (CD)

  • February 23 – Mark Bishop – A Different Light (CD)

  • February 23 – Glen Campbell – Amazing Grace: 14 Hymns and Gospel Favorites (CD)

  • March 2 – Casting Crowns – Glorious Day: Hymns Of Faith (CD)

  • March 2 – The Oak Ridge Boys – When I Sing For Him: The Complete Columbia Recordings & RCA Singles (CD)

  • March 16 – The Oak Ridge Boys – 17th Avenue Revival (CD)

  • March 23 – Various Artists – Fanny Crosby: Newly Discovered Hymns & Songs

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David Bruce Murray

David Bruce Murray is a church music director in Ellenboro, NC. He is the author of Murray's Encyclopedia Of Southern Gospel Music and the owner of both SGHistory.com and MusicScribe.com. David plays piano for Southern Sounds Quartet and the Foothills Community Choir.

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