NEW YORK, NY – September 9, 2014 – Oxygen Media is coming to the rescue of choirs across the country in the new music series “Fix My Choir,” premiering Wednesday, November 5 at 10 pm ET/PT. In this bold and uplifting series, struggling choirs get some much-needed mentoring from gospel superstar Deitrick Haddon (“Preachers of L.A.”) and Grammy Award-winning recording artist Michelle Williams of Destiny’s Child fame. “Fix My Choir” is part of Oxygen’s rebrand, which launches on Tuesday, October 7th across all platforms, showcasing the network’s new logo and tagline, very real, targeting young, modern women. Continue reading
Season two of Oxygen’s “Preachers of L.A.” is full of self-discovery and change with growing families and ministries, incredible women of strength beside the preachers, and ever-changing relationships. In this week’s episode premiering on Wednesday at 10/9c p.m. ET,
family ties are tested all around as Pastor Wayne’s mother and stepbrother clash; Ron goes to extremes to protect his niece; and Dominique challenges Deitrick to pull his full weight, both in and out of the pulpit. Continue reading
LOS ANGELES – September 11, 2013 – RCA Inspiration‘s release of gospel trailblazer Deitrick Haddon‘s twelfth studio album, “R.E.D. (Restoring Everything Damaged)” debuts at #1 on Billboard‘s Top Gospel Albums Chart, #96 on the Top Digital Chart and landed at #71 on Billboard‘s Top 200 after its first week. The lead single from R.E.D., “Have Your Way,” is currently at #11 on Billboard‘s Hot Gospel Song Chart and finished the week at #2 on iTunes. R.E.D. opening at the top of the charts continues a trend for Haddon whose previous RCA Inspiration release, “Church On The Moon,” also debuted at #1 (2011). Continue reading
New York, New York – August 6, 2013 – Over 2,000 African American journalists from news outlets around the country gathered in Orlando last week for the annual convention of the National Association of Black Journalists.
After a week of informative panels, award ceremonies, workshops and receptions, the convention culminated in the highly anticipated Gospel Brunch on Sunday in the Osceola Ballroom of the Gaylord Palms Hotel. RCA Inspiration artists Latice Crawford and Deitrick Haddon delivered rousing performances and helped end the conference on a spiritually uplifting note. Continue reading
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (July 23, 2013) – Soulful Singer/Songwriter Bryan Popin announces the release of You Can Make It on October 22 through a partnership with eOne Music. You Can Make It marks the first national debut for the piano player who has dedicated his life to writing and recording music that will bring listeners closer to the heart of God.
“Worship is an amazing thing because you help people see Jesus,” said Popin. “You can be a light and help them experience God’s love musically. I hope to accomplish that with You Can Make It. I want it to be an anthem that speaks encouragement into listeners and restores faith in those who may be broken.”
Popin has lived a life of resilience through ups and downs in his personal life and career. A composer and singer on tour across the country as a 12 year old, he experienced the incredible works and guidance of God’s hand, received unexplainable blessings as a young adult, but then went through years of painful trials and tests before finally seeing his promise fulfilled. Continue reading
LOS ANGELES — June 5, 2013 – Gospel trailblazer Deitrick Haddon, who successfully intermingles contemporary styling of R&B and Christian sensibilities to produce his own unique brand of “Gospel Soul” music, continues to have his way at radio with the new single “Have Your Way” picking up Gospel radio stations since the week of April 29. Haddon, who will release his twelfth studio album, “R.E.D.: Restoring Everything Damaged” on Tuesday, September 3, 2013, is slated to headline a R.E.D. promotional tour in eight markets beginning in August.
Joseph Burney, Senior Director of A&R at RCA Inspiration and Haddon’s long time A&R executive says, “Have Your Way embodies true transparency and bold confession.” He describes the single as “a beautiful song that – in true Deitrick Haddon form – seamlessly transitions from the contemporary pulse of its conversational verses to the memorable chorus firmly rooted in Gospel.” Continue reading
Tyscot Music & Entertainment celebrates Deitrick Haddon on his 2013 BET Award nomination. This year, Deitrick Haddon is nominated in the Best Gospel Artist category for his CD, Deitrick Haddon presents Voices of Unity; A Beautiful Soul (Music Inspired by the Motion Picture)
To view the 2013 BET Award Gospel Nomination visit: Continue reading
NEW YORK, NY – May 13, 2013 – Oxygen Media has teamed up with Lemuel Plummer, the creator and executive producer of “Vindicated” and producer of “The Sheards,” and Holly Carter, creator and executive producer of “106 & Gospel” and executive producer of “The Sheards,” for the network’s latest series greenlight, “Pastors of L.A.” (working title), an authentic new docu-series set to premiere in the fall of 2013. “Pastors of L.A.” will give viewers a candid and revealing look at six boldly different and world renowned mega-pastors in Southern California, who are willing to share diverse aspects of their lives, from their work in the community and with their parishioners to the very large and sometimes provocative lives they lead away from the pulpit. Continue reading
New York, NY – March 26, 2013 – RCA Inspiration is gearing up for the release of Deitrick Haddon’s new album R.E.D. (Restoring Everything Damaged). Today, its first single was released to radio.
“Have Your Way,” a passionate mid-tempo, premiered today on the Yolanda Adams Morning Show and The Coco Brother Show to great listener response. Watch the video below to hear it for yourself:
Singer and actor Deitrick Haddon received two Stellar Award nominations in the following categories: Male Vocalist of the Year for the A Beautiful Soul CD (Music Inspired by the Motion Picture) and Special Event CD of the Year for Anthology: The Writer & His Music CD.
For Haddon, both projects have not only encouraged others but have been instrumental in furthering his ministry and career.
Both Deitrick Haddon and Shirley Murdock have phenomenal projects which have been a blessing to many fans and supporters.
Tyscot Music & Entertainment is excited about all nominations and looking forward to participating in the Stellar Awards ceremony on January 19, 2013 in Nashville, TN
For more information about Deitrick Haddon & Voices of Unity and Shirley Murdock please visit: www.tyscot.com