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A New Album, Along With a New Radio Single from The Harris Family

Written by SGN Scoops Staff on March 11, 2012 – 6:12 pm -

(PASADENA, TX)The Harris Family is celebrating the release of a brand new album. Created to Worship is the 5thstudio recording from this Texas based family group, who traveled to South Carolina to work with their trusted friend and long-time music producer, Art Bain, who says, “As a producer, working with the Harris Family is PURE JOY! These folks truly have an understanding of what music is supposed to sound like . . . they are expert at harmony and great arrangements.”

Group members Sue Harris and Kristen Harris Johnson penned six of the twelve songs on this recording. Other songs include one cover song, originally recorded in 2001 by the then popular Contemporary Christian group FFH, as well as five songs written by some of the most respected writers in Christian music today. The title for the project was taken from a song written by Chris Allman, I Was Created to Worship the Lord, which happens to be the group’s first radio single from the project. That song, being distributed through Radioactive Airplay, scored the number 1 spot on the Radio Music Week Top 100 Southern Gospel Music Chart in it’s first week. Charles Brady, President and Founder of Caraway Media Group, the parent company of Radioactive Airplay says, “Radio loves the Harris Family and this newest Harris Family project is already encouraging radio listeners around the world. Incredible songwriting, wonderful musical arrangements and beautiful family harmony all come together with a passion for worship that really sets this project apart!”

In addition to writing and selecting songs with a solid lyrical content, this group is careful to make sure the style and arrangements of their songs are fresh and modern. “We have learned the importance of connecting with our audience when we are in a church service or concert event,” states Sue Harris of the group. “We do not want to simply perform. We want to engage our audience to worship with us. We want to sing songs that relate to them and reach them right where they are in life. God has placed us in the middle of a very diverse group of people. Not only do we sing in small churches where most everyone is already a Christian, but we also do concerts and lead worship in large churches and prisons.” Roger Harris adds, “I believe this project is our best mix of songs to date. These songs have ministered to me personally, and I hope they will minister to all ages young, old and in between.” Kristen Harris Johnson concludes, “The diversity of the songs on this project definitely match the diversity of our audience, yet they all share the same theme: Worship! Jesus Christ is truly the name above every name, and we hope these songs reflect that truth and bring glory to Him alone.”

The Harris Family consists of Roger and Sue Harris, and their daughter, Kristen. They make their home in Pasadena, Texas and have been singing Southern Gospel music since 2003. For additional information about The Harris Family, you may visit their website: www.harrisfamilymusic.com, or call their ministry office at (713) 301-8963. Follow them on Facebook at www.facebook.com/harrisfamilymusic.

 


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Danny Norman Signs With EHA-Nashville

Written by SGN Scoops on January 23, 2012 – 2:44 pm -

{EHA-Nashville, TN} Christian Country songwriter and recording artist, Danny Norman, of Carbondale, IL, signed a publicity agreement this month with Evie Hawkins of EHA-Nashville. Danny has been singing the Gospel for over 30 years and has had charting success on Radioactive Airplay with songs like “I’m Free” and “The Promised Land,” with both going to the number 1 position in 2011. His next single, “Reasons,” is to be released the first week of February and will be promoted through Spin-N-Motion. A complimentary video is available on YouTube and other sites across the internet. Evie Hawkins notes, “It is a pleasure and privilege to get to work for Danny. He has some fresh new material and I’m looking forward to hearing more of his songs and being able to work on his team.” To contact Danny visit:
http://www.dannynormal.net or
Danny Norman
143 Ashwood Ln
Carbondale,IL 62901
(618)549-3219
email:
jubilee60@msn.com
EHA-Nashville 615-545-1241 or 256-686-2375


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Forgiven Quartet named one of SGM top 100 artists for 2011 by Radio Active Airplay.

Written by SGN Scoops on January 12, 2012 – 9:20 am -

 Crescendo Gospel Music Management is excited to announce that Garden Creek’s Forgiven Quartet placed in the top 100 artist for 2011 by Radio Active Airplay. This may not come to a surprise for many after the recent success the group has seen with their popular song “But for a Cross” which also ended the year with a bang, placing at number 63 in the Radio Active Air Play Charts. 

 2011 was a hard year for the group after having extensive issues with their bus, but God is still pouring out his blessings on them and each member is still giving God  all the Glory for what he is doing with their ministry.  2012 is promising to be an incredible year for these anointed guys as they continue to travel and proclaim the gospel through traditional Southern Gospel Music.

 For more information on Forgiven Quartet please visit;  www.forgiven-quartet.com


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Jericho’s “White Rows of Stone” Hits #1 on Radioactive Airplay Charts

Written by Rhonda on August 25, 2010 – 11:47 am -

{EHA-Nashville, TN} St. Louis based, Jericho, is realizing much success with their latest project. White Rows of Stone is #1 on the Radioactive Airplay Charts. Charles Brady, founder of Radioactive Airplay, has a popular website that allows fan voting. Jericho established themselves in the Southern Gospel marketplace as finalists in the coveted 2010 Diamond Awards “Quartet of the Year.” Their trademark patriotism has made Jericho a fan favorite, and with the release they continue to collect devoted fans all across the country.
For booking, product, or more info: www.Jericho4.com or 636-586-7252
Also for Booking & PR contact:
EHA-Nashville
Music Row
11 Music Circle South
Suite 106
Nashville, TN
37203
www.EHA-Nashville.com
Charles Brady & Radioactive Airplay: www.radioactiveairplay.com
Radio Promotions for Jericho:
Rick Hendrix Company
Photo credit: Beth Torres/Lynn’s Photography


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