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Gods favor on Kerri Gordon

     Kerri Gordon began singing at the age of 9 years old in her local church, quickly becoming very popular on the Gospel circuit. She has worked with some of the most notable Gospel Artists in the industry, Walter Hawkins mentored her at the age of 15 years old during a music workshop in Tokyo, Japan. She has shared the stage with other notable Gospel Artists such as CeCe Winans, Norman Hutchins, Le’Andria Johnson, Rance Allen, and the likes of many others. Kerri received her first recording contract at 15 years old, which prepared her for the many years of studio work that followed.        She continues to perfect her gift of singing and acting through many opportunities & productions some of which are self-produced. Her most recent project is her debut single entitled "God is in control". This song is inspired through many life challenging experiences, one of which Kerri has raised three beautiful children as a single parent and taking special care of her oldest daughter who is special needs. It has been proven to be one of the greatest challenges for Kerri to watch her child suffer through debilitating epilepsy and autism, however, God has shown himself to be true in the life or her and her family as they have strived and continue to do well regardless of the circumstances, God has shown “favor” and it is indeed true that “He” remains in control. One of Kerri’s favorite sayings is, “Be thankful for another day to be better than the day before..

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The Saga Begins-King 28

        Vence KING28 Turner was Born in Alexandria,LA. On July 17,1984 KING28 was born On his Mother's Irma Turner Birthday. Indeed this Cancer was a gift.(A gift and a curse) according to Rapper KING28.In 1996 He was forced into the streets from abuse at home. His Father Gerald Smith Dream also was to be a successful Musician. Music was his family history. A dramatic change rained down on the Rapper. He joined the Notorious 28Hundred Street gang. He still pressed the issue with his music but local Artist told him he was to young. In November 1997 He was apprehended and charged with Grand theft auto. Possession of a stolen gun. And CDS 2. He was sentence to 3 yrs in L.T.I.(Kid Prison) This gave him time to get better as a MC      . In 2001 KING28 was released from L.T.I. KING was in search for change so he joined a few local rap groups. B.i.c./MGP/BLK/QBE/&H/D/C things didn't seem to shape up for the young rapper. The same year he dropped his 1st Mixtape. Yet still living in the streets. In 2002 Rapper was cought with drugs and booked into the Rapides Parish Jail. He made bond. With effort to escape the System he got serious about his craft. But he was in to deep. In 2006 Rapper was arrested for Not reporting. This was a violation to his agreement. He was sentence to 3 More years.        On November of 2009 he was released.KING28 Did get right bk to his craft. But yet still carma hunted him. Things got ruff he had no money, no job, just a dream. So it was back to selling drugs. 2years later he was apprehended again for Drug Distribution. This time Rapper will serve 5 years Hard Labor. In 2016 Rapper made up his mind. He immediately got Back into the stodio. Things where twice as difficult this time. Struggling with Recording and nonsupport by his Local Peers.King then cleared his head. He moved away from his peers. In The early Fall he powered up. In 2017 KING28 Went to Atlanta, Georgia and Obtained First Distribution Deal. Stay tuned and see the greatness we been missing!!!!

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The Year Of Isabel

Isabel serves God through serving His people, and leads others with a compelling voice and an open heart. You would scarcely find a friendlier or more affectionate and compassionate Ministry Leader than Isabel – always ready to provide the sincerest greeting, wrapped up in the warmest, most vigorous hug. “I know I’m called to help God’s people through Praise and Worship,” Isabel speaks of God’s calling on her life. “I’m passionate about introducing Jesus Christ to people through an encounter in His presence. I find fulfillment in seeing the people of God go to the next level or be refreshed because of a song or a word that He has given me for them.”      Born and raised in San Antonio, Texas to Andre and Isabel Fredericks and having been the second of four children, Isabel grew up singing at Christian World Worship Center SA, under the leadership of Pastor Michael and Rhonda Sides. It was there that she was given the opportunity and platform to develop her gift and ministry, and in 2006, she was elevated to the position of Worship Pastor.      Isabel met her husband, Kenneth Davis, while serving at Christian World Worship Center and in 2010 Kenneth and Isabel married. They currently reside in New Orleans, Louisiana with their 3 children.Isabel currently serves as the Worship Pastor at The City of Love, New Orleans under the Leadership of Bishop Lester Love and Pastor Fran Love.       March 2017, Isabel released her first CD Single Titled, “The Call”, which is a powerful cry for God to show more of His glory, power and presence in the lives of His people. Because of the tremendous impact the video of "The Call" had on the Body of Christ it went viral on social media, getting over 400K views & over 9k Shares in the first month of its release. Shortly after this Isabel Signed a Management Agreement with Mr. Greg Lyons of Uncle G Records & Promotions.      “The Call” reached a peak position of (#11 on Billboard’s Gospel Radio Airplay Charts) and a peak position of (#10 on Billboard’s Hot Gospel Songs Charts). “The Call” is also currently placed at (#19 on Billboard’s Hot Gospel Songs Chart for 2017) and Isabel Davis placed at (#25 on Billboard’s Top Gospel Artist Chart for 2017).        Isabel’s Full Album Titled “The Call” is currently available and was released under Global Ministry Records & Uncle G Records; Distribution by E-One Entertainment. “The Call” was developed, as a body of work, to be used by churches abroad to have a corporate encounter in the Presence of God. The Full Album Debuted (#3 on Billboards Top Gospel Albums Chart). Isabel is currently being considered for 5 Stellar Awards.

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JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE

                                  JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE- NEW ALBUM -SUPERBOWL HALFTIME SHOW         The last year in tune got here to be described by using rap. For the primary time in a long time, pop music become shoved all the way down to the bottom shelf. With artists like Justin Bieber, Selena Gomez and Demi Lovato losing their grip on the charts, it’s clear we’ve mandatory a return to when pop became most effective, when ’90s legends Britney, Christina and, without doubt, Justin Timberlake were at their height.On Tuesday, the advanced Justin at last announced the release of his new album, Man of the Woods, set for February 2.       whereas the announcement he’s finally making a brand new album is cause to rejoice, there are explanations to be troubled. The album is unfortunately titled Man of the Woods, and in the teaser video released alongside his announcement, Timberlake will also be viewed fraternizing with the wasteland, sauntering via not handiest a wooded enviornment, however with the aid of a blazing fireplace, via a cornfield, snow, water and even horses! that you would be able to virtually odor the musk and sandalwood.carrying every thing from a wool coat to a moist button-right down to a multi-colored oversized quilt of some type, one wonders just how an awful lot notion he took from Brad Pitt’s may additionally 2017 GQ vogue cover ,is that this Timberlake’s On the street? God, let’s hope not.within the video’s voiceover, Timberlake announces, “This album is truly inspired by way of my son, my spouse, my household, however greater so than any other album I’ve ever written, the place I’m from – it’s very own.”   For Timberlake, “own” always capacity whatever similar to the usage of a Britney Spears lookalike in a video and implying she stepped out on him, so how this new fashion will pan out for the pop singer is any one’s bet.One major signal that there may also no longer be rationale to fret: longtime Timberlake collaborator, Pharrell, produced the album and says in the video that The album  is smartly timed, with Timberlake set to perform on the tremendous Bowl halftime display simply two days later. lead single is a “smash.”    

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David Benton-Beyond DaFence Entertainment

     It’s something about listening to music by an artist who you know loves what they do…to their core. The delivery, the sound, the effortless way they flow with the verse and ride with the beat lets you know they feel it and they want you to feel it too…and that’s Mynista David Benton. A Knoxville Tennessee native, David Benton knows the thrill of the rise, and the agony of the fall and never letting the music die.      David, raised in church, a Man of Faith, believer, servant, Minister, Husband, father and CEO, has been letting music live and flow through him since he was a young man, rapping the good word of God, moving into his early teens where he joined a local rap group and took his talent even further. David discovered that he had the gift of flow and used it well!      Testimonies are how we all overcome, and David’s is nothing short of a man who God kept. Revered as a hometown hopeful, David ran point guard, running up and down the court, hearing his name screamed from the bleachers, but losing the motivation to press on in basketball, he turned to a life that led him down a very different road. Decisions made that ended up in prison…for 13 years.      Anyone could have let life take them down a road to deeper and darker waters, but David, never the one to give in to defeat, did more than serve time, he studied , he read, becoming knowledgeable in different religions, but always being led back to the heart of where his spiritual roots were laid. Becoming a minister to the inmates, teaching and guiding those who thought they had no hope, to a new hope in GOD…and the Music STILL flowed! David made sure the music had its full vent, prison didn’t stop the grind.      CEO of BeyonDaFence Entertainment, David Benton still pushes that Jesus joy, releasing his album “Background” in the Spring of 2016, with its heavy hitting soul felt beats, the lyrical intensity that’s moves your heart and makes you think, and all while still maintaining that God is the Alpha and Omega that made it all ..possible. Never one to back down, never one to give up…David Benton is a Hip Hop Christian artist who is here for business!

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Simi, a Nigerian Afro-Pop Singer/Songwriter

Simi, a Nigerian Afro-Pop Singer/Songwritter Simi, a Nigerian Afro-Pop Singer/Songwriter, who began her journey in mainstream music in 2014, is one of the most talented singers of her time. Since her signing to X3M Music in 2014, Simi has released hits including – Tiff, Jamb Question, Love Don’t Care, Smile For Me and also featured in number of hit records such as ‘Soldier’, with Falz, ‘No Forget’ , with Adekunle Gold, ‘Orire’, with Legendury Beatz and a few others. In 2016, she released an E.P with acclaimed rapper, Falz, titled Chemistry. She released her Sophomore album “Simisola” in Sept, 2017. The ‘Simisola’ album hit the Billboard World Music charts at number 5, debuted at number 1 on both the Apple Music and iTunes chart, and held its position for three weeks. The album, which currently stands at number 2, is still going strong. Lead single, ‘Joromi’ became an instant favourite, ringing through the airwaves of both local and international.

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