W- WPR — Nashville, TN – Multiple Grammy® Award-winning gospel legend Dorinda Clark-Cole makes a splash with the release of her single “You Are,” the lead single from her highly-anticipated upcoming new album. An up-tempo, inspiring new song from the revered pioneering artist known as “the Rose of Gospel,” Clark-Cole’s new single is quickly becoming another rising hit, with “You Are” being the #1 added song at Gospel Radio with a Top 25 debut on Billboard and Mediabase for Gospel Radio, and the song also being a Top 10 added song at UAC, trending upward at UAC Radio.
Following on her last new release, the hit album I Survived, “You Are” marks the first single from Clark-Cole’s upcoming fifth solo album. Showcasing her famous voice, backed with a contemporary melody and spirited lyrics, “You Are” creates a fresh sound that has been a hallmark in her award-winning career since her beginnings as part of the world-renowned Clark Sisters, garnering acclaim for influencing new sounds in contemporary gospel.
With her much-anticipated upcoming album producing more new music on the horizon, the Detroit-based celebrated evangelist also continues to perform and influence ministry across multiple platforms, including hosting her show “The Gospel According to Dorinda” on The Word Network, “The Dorinda Show” on the TCT Network, “The Dorinda Clark Cole Radio Show,” entrepreneurship with her fashion line “The DCC Rose Collection,” and leader guiding artists with her annual conference, the Singers & Musician Arts Conference (SMAC), which she founded over 16 years ago. The upcoming national SMAC Conference for 2014 will take place August 13th-16th in Toledo, OH (visit www.nationalsmac.com for details).