About The Belle

Sheilah Belle “The Belle” has worked in the field of broadcast news, journalism and with the press for over 25 years. The Belle is also the Mid-Day host 10am to 3p.m., for one of the most powerful Gospel radio stations in the country with 100,000 watts of power, Monday through Friday @ Radio One’s Praise 104.7 FM, Richmond, VA. Among her many honors, Ms. Belle was inducted into the Broadcasters Hall of Fame in 2005, has been honored by the Gospel Music Workshop of America Gospel Announcers Guild, with the Print Media Award for 2007, the Crystal Mic Award, Rhythm of Gospel Awards Print Media, several Community Service Awards and received two appointments by then Virginia Governor Douglas L. Wilder. She has worked as a News Reporter for BET, WWL TV 4 in New Orleans, WRIC-TV, Richmond, VA, The Light and the Sheraton Broadcasting Network, Health Producer, for the ABC Richmond, VA TV affiliate, and Talk Show Hostess from New Orleans to New York for television and radio. Ms. Belle also works as a Media Consultant and Publicist. She is now recognized as one of the most respected Multi-Media Journalist in the country and has become a highly requested Inspirational speaker as she continues to grow her ministry to inspire and uplift others. As a result, she is NOW doing more speaking engagements in Churches, Music Workshops, Conferences, and Non-Profit Organizations with topics ranging from Ministry to Social Media.

(Black PR Wire) SAN JOSE, Calif. — Recently, Roku, America’s #1 TV streaming platform*, announced the greenlight of a new Roku Original doc-series “Tracee Travels” (WT), helmed by award-winning actress and PATTERN CEO and founder Tracee Ellis Ross. A champion of solo travel, Tracee invites viewers on her journey, as she meticulously, laboriously, and sometimes […]

Jacksonville, FL – Troy Sneed, the gospel star known for hit songs such as “My Heart Says Yes” and the No. 1 smash “The Struggle is Over,” was an early victim of COVID-19. After three weeks on a respirator, he passed at the age of 52 on April 27, 2020. “At the time of Troy’s passing, I and my family were […]

Gospel Music Association — Nashville, TN — It’s an exciting time for the Tankard family as they get ready to kick off Season 4 of their hit reality show, Thicker Than Water: The Tankards. The show had a very successful three-season run with the Bravo TV Network; however, this time around, they are branching out […]

Vanessa Bell Armstrong is a Gospel legend who for four decades has scored gospel hits, won Stellar Awards and earned multiple Grammy nominations. The dynamic artist has also garnered crossover success and appeared on Broadway. A vocal powerhouse, Vanessa Bell Armstrong has managed to bridge the gap between “old school” Gospel and contemporary music. Shanachie […]

ORLANDO, FL– Martha Munizzi, a Grammy Award®, Dove Award®, and 4X Stellar Award-winning Worship Leader, Singer-Songwriter, and Recording Artist, will be inducted into The Women Songwriter’s Hall of Fame on Saturday June 8th at the National Museum of Women in the Arts in Washington, D.C. Munizzi will be enshrined alongside Crystal Waters, Angie Stone, Soon […]

NEW YORK, May 30, 2024 /PRNewswire/ — Today, the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP) announces that multi-platinum, Grammy-winning global icon USHER and multi-talented 2024 Best New Artist Grammy winner Victoria Monét will be honored at a VIP party in Los Angeles to celebrate ASCAP’s top music creators at the crossroads of music, art and culture. On Thursday, June 27, USHER will receive the distinguished ASCAP Voice of the […]

CULVER CITY, CA – Westfield Culver City, in association with Malik Books, is pleased to announce Juneteenth Celebration: Honoring Freedom & Unity. The event will feature award-winning actress and mental health advocate Taraji P. Henson. It will occur on Saturday, June 22, 2024, from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm at Westfield Culver City, 6000 Sepulveda […]

Nashville, TN (June 10, 2024) – Multi-GRAMMY® and Stellar Award-nominated artist Melvin Crispell, III has released his latest single “Yesterday.” Available now, Melvin’s reinterpretation brings his bright vocals to the powerful ballad and unforgettable lyrics of the Mary Mary song. Following the release of his first two singles, where he covered the CeCe Winans song […]

(Los Angeles, CA ) – CeCe Winans continues to break down barriers and bring hope with the good news of gospel through music. No matter what doors of opportunity open for her, she remains consistent across each platform.  She most recently appeared on the Kelly Clarkson Show and performed “That’s My King” from her new […]

Kim Burrell to Receive the Aretha Franklin Icon Award Tye Tribbett to Receive the James Cleveland Lifetime Achievement Award (CHICAGO, IL) June 12, 2024 – Central City Productions recently announced the nominees in 36 categories for the 39th Annual Stellar Gospel Music Awards taping on Saturday, July 20th, returning to Las Vegas at the Orleans […]

Richmond, VA – June 2, 2023 — LOCK IT IN! SUNDAY, JULY 7, 2023 @5PM for the 14th Annual Gospel Music Fest with The Belle, at Dogwood Dell in Byrd Park, Richmond, VA. We are bringing the Community Back Together again with Wes Morgan, Lucinda Moore, Earl Bynum, Mervin Mayo, Branden Anderson, Cora Armstrong, James Johnson, […]

Richmond, VA – June 2, 2024 — Keep living!  In time you will eventually go through something that will require you to think differently, step outside of your comfort zone and have enough courage to challenge and overcome whatever you are facing. Journey In The Journey delivers many of these illustrations through personal experiences, visions […]