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Michael Jones is the Director of Public Relations for Urban Roundup Group, LLC and Chief Editor of uGospel.com. He began his career in the Gospel Music Industry upon graduating from Rowan University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Communications. Since then, Jones has had the honor of interviewing Kirk Franklin, Donald Lawrence, Erica Campbell, Deitrick Haddon and many more of Gospel’s elite.

Deitrick Haddon Uses Twitter to Defend Preachers of L.A., “Preach The Word and That’s All”

Oxygen’s reality show, “Preachers of LA” seems to be the topic of many sermons, and social media conversations, lately. In light of the never ending debate over the show, Deitrick Haddon, one of the stars of the controversial series, used ...

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Award-Winning Artist James Fortune and FIYA Release New Single “Live Through It”

Award-winning Gospel star, songwriter, producer and nationally-syndicated radio host James Fortune releases the new single “Live Through It” today November 11th, available everywhere on radio, iTunes and Amazon.  Already garnering praise among fans from an advance premiere on his radio show The ...

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Urban Gospel Artist D’Mott Nominated for 3 Rhythm of Gospel Awards

Pastor, singer and songwriter De’juaine G. Motley, known in music as D’Mott, carries an anointing that is necessary for this day and time in ministry and in music.  Because of his life experiences he is able to relate to the struggles ...

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New Artist Dana Hemphill Opens Up About Her Past and Future

In order to get to the position God has called us to, we must go through thetransition. With transition, comes purging, learning, growing, trials, triumphs and true reflection. New artist, Dana Hemphill is no stranger to the word transition and being a ...

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Week of November 16, 2013 Billboard Top Gospel Albums Chart: Tamela Mann Holds on to #1 Spot, Joshua Rogers Debuts at #2

Tamela Mann is #1 again with Best Days and Joshua Rogers debuts at #2 with his new album Unconditional. Tasha Cobbs drops to #3 with Grace, followed by Tye Tribbett’s Greater Than at #4 and Kevin Vasser debuting at #5 ...

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Week of November 16, 2013 Billboard Top Gospel Songs Chart: Donald Lawrence Takes #1 Spot with “The Gift”

In the world of radio, Donald Lawrence takes the #1 spot with The Gift, causing Every Praise by Hezekiah Walker to drop to #2. Tasha Cobbs holds on to #3 with Break Every Chain followed by Zacardi Cortez’s 1 on ...

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Please Vote: uGospel Radio Nominated for “Internet Station of the Year” at 2014 Stellar Awards

Urban Roundup Group, LLC announces uGospel Radio’s nomination for “Internet Station of the Year” at the 2014 Stellar Awards. This makes uGospel Radio’s second consecutive Stellar Award nomination since its launch in March of 2012. This year the Stellar Awards ...

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Bravo to Premiere “Thicker Than Water” with The Tankard Family on Sunday, November 10th

On this week’s premiere episode of “Thicker Than Water,” Pastors and parents, Ben and Jewel Tankard, work at raising their blended family under one roof. Ben becomes protective when a young man courts his youngest daughter, Cyrene, as his prom date. Brooklyn longs for her family’s support ...

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Gospel Family Group, The Showers, to Make National TV Debut on Bobby Jones Gospel

BET’s legendary “Bobby Jones Gospel” is set to welcome award-winning gospel family group The Showers as they make their national television debut on Sunday, November 10th at 9a EST/ 8a CST. On hand to lend yet another electrifying performance of their latest single “Praise Your ...

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Health and Fitness Is Discussed This Week on T.D. Jakes Presents: Mind, Body & Soul

On this week’s episode “Healthier You,” T.D. Jakes challenges viewers to re-train their brains about health and fitness. “I want to challenge the way we think about our health. It’s not always what you’re eating. It might just be what’s eating ...

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