Tag: Leandria Johnson

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Joshua Rogers: “Sunday Best” Winner Finally Free From Mathew Knowles

One of the last remaining Gospel artists signed to Beyoncé’s father, former music mogul Mathew Knowles is finally free from his contract with the floundering Music World record label. Joshua Rogers, season five winner of BET’s competition series “Sunday Best,” ...
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Mississippi Mass Choir: Songs That Celebrate 25 Years In Music

The Mississippi Mass Choir is gearing up for their latest CD, “Declaration of Dependence.” Recorded live at the Thalia Mara Hall in Jackson, Mississippi, this will be the famed choir’s 10th album and culminates their 25th anniversary. AlwaysAList.com was on ...
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Free At Last: Le’Andria Johnson & Brian Courtney Wilson Released ...

It’s been a long time coming and AlwaysAList.com has reported several stories about their challenged relationship with Mathew Knowles’, but gospel singers Le’Andria Johnson and Brian Courtney Wilson have both been released from their contracts with the troubled label Music ...
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Mathew Knowles: Music World Drama & “Sunday Best” Saga

Mathew Knowles’ Music World record label continues to quietly be a label in turmoil. The once-thriving music empire, which now predominantly releases original gospel recordings and R&B compilations from its former label acts, has been on the market to be ...
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“Sunday Best” Is Back: Season Six Audition Info

BET’s top-rated music competition series “Sunday Best” is returning for a sixth season this summer. The show will begin the audition process for the new season later this month. “Sunday Best” will audition contestants seeking to become gospel music stars ...
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It’s A Boy: Le’Andria Johnson Has Her Baby

Season three “Sunday Best” winner Le’Andria Johnson has given birth to her fourth child. Johnson’s newest addition, son Caelington Forrest, weighed 6lbs and 14 ounces at birth. “It’s a healthy baby boy,” said the 29-year-old vocal powerhouse. “Thanks for your prayers ...
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It’s A Boy: “Sunday Best” Crowns First Male Winner

Joshua Rogers was crowned the first male winner of season five of BET’s “Sunday Best” this past weekend. “I’m just so happy,” Rogers told AlwaysAList.com, when he phoned from the finale party on Sunday. “I’m so thankful! I don’t even ...
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Mathew Knowles’ Music World: A Record Label In Crisis

It’s not a good time for Mathew Knowles’ Music World record label. In December 2011, EURweb.com broke news that Cathy Hughes’ radio juggernaut, Radio One had banned all Music World artists and songs from appearing on their cluster of stations ...
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“Sunday Best:” BET Competition Show Renewed For Another Season

Season five of Black Entertainment Television’s hit faith-based competition series “Sunday Best” doesn’t premiere until July, but fans of the show were excited to learn that BET has already renewed the show through season six. During the network’s upfront presentation ...