Music Birthday: Darrel Walls

Today, February 8, 1991, Darrel Walls of sibling gospel group The Walls Group was born in Houston, Texas. Effortlessly adding to the divine harmonies of the group’s debut album, “Fast Forward,” Darrel and his siblings maximized their opportunity to work with Brandy and her 90’ hit, ‘Always on My Mind.’   The group sampled ‘Always on…

Ivy: “Monkeys on a Porch”

Today, December 23, 2016, indie rapper Ivy released his third solo mixtape, “Monkeys on a Porch.” An underrated rap jam, this mixtape has both club and workout vibes. Made with rich beats, cooly matched with real lyrics so easily delivered. It’s a solid mixtape, full of pitching potential for labels like Def Jam, Interscope, Atlantic,…

Rahsaan Patterson: “After Hours”

Today, October 26, 2004, Rahsaan Patterson released “After Hours,” his third studio album. Just one month after its release, on the US Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart, “After Hours” peaked at no. 65. Also an international success, the album reached no. 36 on Brazilian iTunes. “After Hours” is rich, extravagant, and Patterson’s vocals are as…

Music Birthday: Deitrick Haddon

🔊🥳 Today, May 17, 1973, Deitrick V. Haddon was born in Detroit, Michigan. Haddon has a song called ‘Reppin’ the Kingdom,’ and it’s included on his contemporary gospel album “Church on the Moon.” The song features gospel stars J. Moss, Canton Jones, T. Haddy & Tye Tribbett.

Music Birthday: Tina Campbell

🔊🎉 Today, May 1, 1974, Tina Campbell was born Trecina Evette Campbell in Inglewood, California. Campbell is the younger sister of fellow Mary Mary member, Erica Campbell—who had a birthday last month. Well, Tina Campbell has music on the charts as well, the US Billboard Hot Gospel Songs Chart: her ‘We Livin’’ single peaked at…

Music Birthday: Erica Campbell

🔊🥳 Today, April 29, 1972, Erica Monique Campbell was born in Inglewood, California. Erica has a beautiful song called ‘The Question,’ and it reminds us of the price Jesus paid for us to be free from perpetual fear and sin in this evolving world. The song is included on Erica’s Grammy-winning debut solo studio album,…