About 13 years ago Victizzle almost singlehandedly changed the sound of Gospel Music coming out of the streets of London… Limited choice It’s almost difficult to believe these days, but at one time – and it feels like it wasn’t that long ago – your UK Gospel music options were limited to the classic choir vibe, a little Soul and some RnB (and let’s not … Continue reading #UKGospelLegacy – Victizzle: Jam Yourself
Right, now to get on with the business of this week's #UKGospel #NewMusicFriday All the news you need is in the #thread… 👇 pic.twitter.com/7BDoofSGuv — UKGospel.com (@UKGospel) December 13, 2019 Continue reading New Music Friday – 13 December 2019
Exactly 10 years ago (4th December 2009) Faith Child released ‘Illumination’, a UKGospel.com shop 🔥 bestseller (back when I was running a store) Congrats Michael!👏 Some more memories ‘First Place’ live at the IndigO2 #T3M (The Three Musketeers – Guvna B, Victizzle, Faith Child) Faith Child 10 year recap Today, the 4th December, marks 10 years since the release of Illumination! I used my student … Continue reading #UKGospelLegacy – Faith Child: Illumination 10th Year
2005… Simply Andy’s dream only took 2 months from concept to product, but it became part of a #UKGospel movement still potent today. The EP: ‘Simply Andy Presents The Good News’ The single: ‘Bibles Bibles’ (Produced by Victizzle) The ‘Bibles Bibles’ video Continue reading #UKGospelLegacy – Simply Andy: ‘Bibles Bibles’
There’s no way to sugar coat this. Over the years the UK Gospel scene has sadly lost a huge amount of incredibly talented people to the blight of an unwritten rule: ‘Christian artists should only write about explicitly Christian experiences’. (And of course you can replace ‘write’ with practically any creative endeavour whatsoever and get the same result. It’s a deeply-held, strongly felt conviction in … Continue reading 5 Inspirational UK ‘Gospel’ Tracks You Have to Check Out (Part 1)
New video from Faith Child featuring Vicky Tola, produced by Victizzle EXPLORE MORE Faith Child official website – faithchildmusic.com Follow Victizzle on Twitter at @Victizzle Continue reading New video – Faith Child ‘Over Me’ ft Vicky Tola
New Guvna B Single Challenges Judgemental Apathy You’ve probably seen it in action. I’ve certainly had to stop myself doing it: someone starts off as a hugely passionate Christian. And then they’re not as passionate. Then they might even completely disappear off the radar… So what to do? Write them off, get on my rather high spiritual horse? Or show a little compassion and concern? Guvna B … Continue reading [Video and Audio] Guvna B – Sending One Up
Happy New Year! First ‘Essential’ post of 2012. Sorry it took so long.
The short version: through the ‘Essential UK Gospel Tracklist’ series I’ll point you in the direction of UK gospel tracks I think are worth further exploration. Read the full background here.
In the meantime, the music for 2012 is looking rather good. Here – in no particular order – are a few you definitely need to check out.
Even if the name is unfamiliar, you’ll undoubtedly know the voice and the songs he appeared on.
And yes, it’s the same Utter Once from the Gospel MOBO award-winning group ‘G-Force‘.
If anyone genuinely deserves the handle ‘collaboration king’, it’ll be him. He’s guested on some of the biggest tunes the UK gospel scene has had to offer in recent years: Victizzle‘s ‘iSing‘, Faith Child‘s ‘First Place‘ and Lola Godheld‘s ‘Studio‘, not to mention a seemingly endless array UK tracks floating around the underground. Continue reading “Utter Once Announces ‘Who’s Dat’ Remixtape”