Industry News
Jeff And Sherry Steele Involved In Auto Accident
At approximately 5:45 PM Monday afternoon, Jeff and Sherry Steele were involved in a major head on collision not far from their home in Gallatin, TN. Sherry was hospitalized until last night, but she is now home, as is Jeff. Both Jeff and Sherry are okay, but are rather sore, according to Daywind's Publicist Crystal Burchette. The Steeles appreciate your prayers.
New Baby For The Martins
After much anticipation, Judy Martin-Hess and Jake Hess Jr. are proud parents of their third child, Emily Estelle Hess. "Emma" was born at 12:29 AM on Monday, April 9, 2001, at the Middle Tennessee Medical Center in Murfreesboro, TN, weighing in at 6 lbs. 7 oz. and 20 inches long. For updates and pictures as they come available, go to http://www.the-martins.com!
Ruben Bean Surgery Successful
The McKameys' office has announced that Ruben Bean came through bypass surgery this morning with flying colors. Only one bypass was necessary, and Bean has now been moved into a recovery room. Doctors are very pleased with his condition.
Bishops Pianist Michael Lee Makes A Move
The Bishops have recently announced that pianist Michael Lee is leaving the road to return to the recording studio. "Michael lives in Cleveland, Tennessee," group spokesman Kenny Bishop said. "We are based in Waco, Kentucky. That's nearly a four hour drive just one way which is a lot of time and a lot of miles to spend getting to work." For nearly two years Michael has been making the trip and...
Greenes Excited As Things Look Up
The Greenes are very excited to announce that their ministry is going stronger than ever despite a few minor hardships this year. One of the most exciting announcements they have is that, after a long battle with his health, Tim Greene is healed and back on the road full-time. "The Lord healed Tim and he is now traveling with us again. He is feeling great! We praise God for his touch on Tims...
Ruben Bean Undergoes Bypass Surgery
The McKameys' Ruben Bean is in Methodist Medical Center in Oak Ridge, TN, undergoing previously scheduled bypass surgery at this hour. The surgery was scheduled to remove blockage from an artery that has been troubling Ruben during the past months. The family requests and appreciates your prayers.We will provide an update later today.
Danny Gaither Passes Away
Danny Gaither passed away early this morning. He had been battling lymphoma for five years. Please remember the Gaither family in your prayers. Danny is survived by his parents, George and Lela Gaither, his wife, Vonnie, his three children, Nicholas, Mitchell, and Trina, and three grandchildren. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday at 1:00PM at First Church of the Nazarene in Alexandria,...
The Harbor Music Group/A Tribute To The Songs of Kyla Rowland
The Harbor Music Group recording, A Tribute To The Songs of Kyla Rowland will be released on May 22, 2001. This project includes 14 different artists who are paying tribute to one of Southern Gospel's most popular songwriters, Kyla Rowland. The artists include Ivan Parker, The Crabb Family, The Whisnants, Kirk Talley, The Perrys, Standing Tall, The Perry Sisters, Anthony Burger, The Redeemed,...
Squire Parson's Trio Record Coming
A recent press release stating that a new solo album was being recorded by Squire Parsons was not completely accurate. It's the Squire Parsons Trio that is currently in Crossroads Studio working on their upcoming, "Jesus Gave Me A Song" project. The album will not only feature Squire's singing and writing, it also showcases the vocal talents of his son, Sam Parsons and tenor singer, Greg Bentley....
A Number One Party For The Kingsmen!
Horizon Records/Crossroads hosted a dinner party for the Kingsmen quartet, their wives, family members and friends, and several very special guests at the Poseidon Steak & Seafood Restaurant in Asheville, North Carolina to celebrate the group's latest single, "The Next Cloud" reaching #1 in the nation. Also present for the occasion was the record's producer, Nick Bruno and his wife, Cece; Jerry...
Bishops Recording Their Second Cathedral Records Project
The Bishops were back in Crossroads Studio recently, laying down music tracks for their second Cathedral Records release. Their first project for the label was the critically acclaimed and highly successful, "Great Things" album, which yielded two chart-topping hits, "Great Things" and one of the most unique and cleverly written songs currently airing on radio, "When You Change Your...
Lauren Talley In Studio
Circle in red July 10th on your calendar - it's the day the solo project of one of Southern Gospel Music's most exciting young talents will be in stores across America. Lauren Talley has been working very hard in the studio at Crossroads to meet the project's early summer release date.With production par excellence provided by her father, Roger Talley, the result is guaranteed to appeal to a wide...