TITLE

In The Spirit

AUTHOR(S)
Collins, Lisa
PUB. DATE
May 2003
SOURCE
Billboard;5/31/2003, Vol. 115 Issue 22, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents news briefs related to the gospel music industry as of May 31, 2003. Release of the album 'Broken 2,' by William Becton; Launch of his Becthoven Music record label; Release of the album 'On the Inside,' by Alvin Slaughter, formerly of the Brooklyn Tabernacle Choir; Recording contract that was signed between 'American Idol' contestant R.J. Helton and Gospo Centric/B-Rite Music.
ACCESSION #
9867026

 

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