Gospel: Winter 2021

Monarch Gospel Recommendations

Keyondra Lockett
Trouble Wont Last

Keyondra Lockett’s hit single “Trouble Won’t Last,” continues to top the Billboard Gospel Airplay Chart. The upbeat song, from the deluxe CD, “The Heal Reloaded: The Journey Continues” is an anthem of inspiration in this time of sickness and unrest. With powerful vocals and a heartfelt video, “Trouble Won’t Last” has garnered over 400,000 streams on Spotify and continues to be a soulful favorite that has solidified Keyondra Lockett as a bonafide gospel music star.

Shontelle Norman-beatty
Jesus Will Fix It

Gospel recording artist Shontelle Norman-Beatty is blessed with phenomenal talent. The new DARE Records artist shows off her vocals on her first single, a contemporary spin on the classic “Jesus Will Fix It (Trouble in My Way).”

The Son Still Shines

Marcie has served as lead soloist, choir directress, praise and worship leader, songwriter, play writer and stage director, minister of music and vocal coach. She released two original singles Waterfall” and “He Nailed It” in November 2019. Her debut album “H20,” will release in January 2020 under the independent label, Bethesda Records, which she co-owns with G. Pace. Marcie has sung all over the United States with and for many people. She’s inspired by Proverbs 18:16 which says that our gifts will make room for us.

Anthony Brown & Group Therapy
Stuck in the House: the Pandemic Project

Gospel music powerhouse Anthony Brown & group therAPy released a new album “Stuck in the House: The Pandemic Project,” on October 26 featuring the single “Call to Action,”
Written and recorded in his home during the pandemic, “Stuck in the House: The Pandemic Project” is uplifting, inspirational and spiritually soul tugging. It reflects the times and emotions of many in the world stuck in the house while witnessing the injustices plaguing America. It presents a call to action while encouraging listeners to maintain their faith and trust in God. It encourages listeners to continue to lean on God despite the unknown of the current circumstances because God will prevail. A reminder that God is King and that he is our father, “Stuck in the House: The Pandemic Project” is a healing message to all during this season of uncertainty.

Arletha a. Patterson
Even in This

Arletha A. Patterson releases her debut single “Even In This.” The song is available on all digital outlets and streaming platforms. Having grown up around the church, Patterson exudes a passion for the work of the ministry and gives special attention in providing care for God’s people from the very youngest to the aged and elderly. Patterson has a genuine love for Gospel music (and is a dedicated choir member), but wouldn’t necessarily consider herself a songwriter. Little did she know, God had plans for her that would far exceed her expectations.