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By Sheilah Belle The 2nd annual Industry Prayer Service was held last week, and Gospel Music Artists and Industry Executives came together for the 26th Annual Stellar Awards.  Held once again at Born Again Church, 858 West Trinity Lane, Nashville, TN  37207, those in attendance said, “This was a great week to kick off the […]

by The Belle Nashville, TN — BMI will honor Gospel Greats Commissioned and Pastor Shirley Caesar at the organization’s 12th Annual Trailblazers of Gospel Music Awards Luncheon. The event is slated for Friday, January 14, 2011, the day before the 26th Annual Stellar Awards. Staged at Rocketown (601 4th Avenue South) in Nashville, the invitation-only […]

Worship Leader, Singer, and Songwriter, Patrick Dopson and his independent label Oilonit Music recently signed an exclusive distribution agreement with Central South Distribution. His new CD, Open The Heavens, is set for release on January 17, 2012, and the first single, “Keep Me” from the forthcoming CD, produced by Noel Hall and Dopson, is impacting radio now.

By Sheilah Belle Nashville, TN – New and established artists came out for the Grand Opening of Dr. Bobby Jones new production facility, VISIONS, two days of television taping and an industry round table dicussion, led by Sheilah Belle, a.k.a. The Belle, who is also the publicist for Dr. Bobby Jones, in Nashville, TN,. Artists including […]

by Sheilah Belle (In photo: The Belle and Queen Albertina Walker) Chicago, IL – One month after being admitted to a local Chicago Hospital, and later released to a specialty hospital, Albertina Walker, hailed as the “Queen of Gospel”, and founder of the Caravans continues to recover and getting stronger each day. It was on Tuesday […]

by Sheilah Belle Richmond, VA — Bishop Kenneth H. Moales, 65, Presider of the Pentecostal Churches of Jesus Christ and Pastor of Cathedral of the Holy Spirit (formerly Prayer Tabernacle Church of Love) passed away on Monday night, (September 20th) following a fatal heart attack. Bishop Moales, founding pastor of the Cathedral of the Holy […]

      Round Table Discussion hosted by “The Belle”       October 15 & 16, 2010 by Sheilah Belle Nashville, TN  (September 20, 2010) — It’s been almost a year since some of the top names in the Gospel Music Industry have come together to relax, reflex and revitalize ideas among one another […]

By Sheilah Belle  Grand Rapids, Michigan — Thousands of mourners including renowned pastors, local officials and Gospel artists from across the country were on hand, amidst tears, shouts, songs, and tender tributes during the “Homegoing Service” for MaLinda Sapp on Thursday, September 16th at Resurrection Life Church.  MaLinda Sapp, 43, wife of Gospel recording artist and Pastor […]

by Sheilah Belle Grand Rapids, Michigan — Several nationally renowned pastors and Gospel artists are expected to be in Grand Rapids on Thursday, September 16th, for the Homegoing Service of MaLinda Prince Sapp, wife of local pastor and national recording artist Marvin Sapp, according to family spokeswoman Sandra Riley. Although plans are still being finalized, members […]

From The Belle Report We here at ask that you continue to keep the Sapp family in your prayers.

Exclusive from The Belle Report     by Sheilah Belle (Photo of The Belle and Queen Albertina Walker taken during the GMWA-GAG 2010)  Chicago, IL – Two weeks and one day after being admitted to a local Chicago hospital, Albertina Walker, hailed as the “Queen of Gospel”, and founder of the Caravans remains in I.C.U., […]