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                                                                                                                        The Lord’s Notes
    Greater Los Angeles Cathedral Choir, G-Squared – Live Recording
    On November 20, 2010 @ 7pm (Doors open at 6pm) GLACC will present the 2nd half of their
    Live Recording, if you attended the 1st half back in February; then you know the Anointing
    took over. G-Squared will take place with the help of a few friends – Lady Myesha Chaney
    and Trent Von Lee & Seventh. Guest MC will be Elder Gary Sprewell, and the Admission Is
    FREE. Antioch of Long Beach 1535 Gundry Ave. is the location, and if you need more
    information please call 877-329-0335 /
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                                                                                                                                          QUARTERLY Newsletter
    26th Annual Stellar Awards will take place on Saturday, January 15, 2011 at the Grand Ole
    Opry in Nashville, TN. This year featured several First Time Nominees, and of course some                                    CD /DVD Reviews (extended…)
    of your favorites. Here’s just a few of the categories and nominees - Artist of the Year –        Beverly Crawford                                                                                   This Issue
    BeBe & CeCe Winans, Fred Hammond, James Fortune & FIYA, and Marvin Sapp. Song of                  “Live In Los Angeles, Vol. 2”                                                           Pg.
    the Year – BeBe Winans “Close To You”, Fred Hammond “They That Wait”, James Fortune               Stellar Award Winner – Beverly Crawford returns to                                      1      CD / DVD Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                                                     The Saints At The Movies
    “Encore”, and Marvin Sapp “The Best In Me”. New Artist of the Year – forEver Jones,               Los Angeles, to give us some more good Gospel
                                                                                                      Music. Live in L.A. Vol. 2 – is a musical journey
    Kristina Halloway, Travis Greene, and Victory Cathedral Choir. Choir of the Year – Brooklyn       and Beverly is the pilot… Standouts include: It’s                                       2     What’s New?
    Tabernacle Choir, James Hall & Voices of Citadel, Victory Cathedral Choir, and Wilmington         About Time For A Miracle, It’s So, Born Again,                                                Top 10 Songs In Gospel
    Chester Mass Choir. This year the Stellar Awards Committee is trying something new –              For Who You Are, Serve You Well, & Marvelous.
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    only One Host – Pastor Donnie McClurkin. Their will also be special recognitions given to         Pick this one up and fall back in Love with the Voice                                   3      Event Reviews
    Bishop Walter Hawkins, Albertina Walker and Rev. James Cleveland. For more information,           of Beverly Crawford all over again.… 7/10                                                      L.A. Tribute/Walter Hawkins
                                                                                                                                                                                                     Back To School Events
    and a Complete List of All the Nominees – goto or                                                   Myron Williams                                                      How Sweet The Sound…, and you can call 312-654-1100. Watch it on The Gospel Music                                             “Thankful”                                                          Jamelle Jones – CD Release
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                                                                                                                                 Praiser - Myron Williams, gives us another
    Channel on March 1 – & check the Web Site for Local Listings..                                                               Masterpiece of a project, and the Vocal Blends               4     Footnotes
                                                                                                                                 are amazing… Hits include: Praise Your Name,                        GLACC – G-Squared
    LORD BEFORE US PRODUCTIONS would like to thank you for your Support over the last 18 Years,                                  I Wanna Go, I Believe, Any Crown, and the hit song                  Stellar Awards - Nominees
    we can’t express how much you mean to Us; and we just want you to know that we will continue to                              More Than Anything; which is over 12 mins long;;                    Web Corner
    give you be Best in the years to come… In the Fall of 2010 -                                                                 But worth every minute…. 7/10
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    Lord Before Us Products will debut via our Web Site, you will be                                                                                                                                 Stellar Awards
    Able to purchase everything from Artwork & Jewelry to Novelty Items… Facebook                     Jamelle Jones & FREED
    Lord Before Us Entertainment would like to remind you to catch our             “From A Redeemed Heart…”
                                                                                                      Just when u thought the group sounds was starting
    President/CEO – Min. Lamont Bradley on the “Praising With            Orbitz (Travel)              to die, enters Jamelle Jones & FREED. This EP                                                  Worth A Spin:
    Professa” LIVE Radio Show every Wednesday 10AM-12PM PST on                take you back to the days of good Vocals and Tight                                   Jonathan Nelson “Better Days” 6/10 Lord Before Us Records is currently                                         Music. Check out – Your Love, I Can You Can Make                                      Vashawn Mitchell “Triumphant” 7/10
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    working with New Artists, and plan to release more New Music in the     It, and the popular I Speak. You’ll want more... 7/10                                   Something On The Inside 7/10
                                                                                                                                                                                                   Lecrea “Rehab” 7/10
    Summer & Fall of 2011. Logon to our Web Site for more updates..                                                                                                                   Israel Houghton “Love People, Love God” 8/10
    Remember – If The Lord Is Before You, Who Shall Be Against You!                                                              Tribute to Bishop G.E. Patterson (DVD)
                                                                                                                                 “Gospel Music Celebration Pt. 1”
                                                                                                                                 What do you get when you combine the vocals styles of Dottie Peoples, Beverly
              If You Have an Event, Product or Service, why not advertise it with us…                                            Crawford, the late Bishop Walter Hawkins, Moses Tyson, Bishop Marvin Winans
            How else will you reach over 35+ Markets and Millions of readers World-wide?                                         and Dr. Rance Allen? You get an Amazing Tribute Project, that makes you want
                                                                                                                                 more... If you thought the CD was something, wait till you see this Video…7/10
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                                  Min. Lamont Bradley, Editor-in-Chief                                                            The Social Network – Informative…, Hereafter – Good…, Saw 3D – Ok, Red – Cool…                   1
4                                                                                                                                Paranormal Activity 2 – Good, Unstoppable – Good Action, For Colored Girls – Excellent!
                                                    What’s New?                                                                                           Event Reviews
Light Records signs Ricky Dillard & New G, Live Recording is planned for Oct. 30 in Detroit, MI.;                     L.A. Musical Tribute to Bishop Walter Hawkins – 8/2/10:
release will be in the Spring of 2011. Trin-i-tee 5:7 is now a Duo after the departure of group member
                                                                                                                      L.A. came out in a Big way to Celebrate the life of Bishop Walter Hawkins. Praise & Worship
Adrian Anderson, Anderson will go on to launch her own beauty company; we wish her well… Dorinda
Clark-Cole signs to Light Records, with a release planned for early 2011. Martha Munizzi will record                  by William Johnson set the atmosphere, Chozen’s version of Changed – needed a Change…
Live in Kissimmee, FL on Oct. 22 , look for this release in early 2011. Dr. Bobby Jones will premiere                 L.A. Inner City, Pastor Theo Wilkins & SOP, Lady Rose Neale, Jamelle Jones & FREED,
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the 30 Season of Bobby Jones Gospel on BET, on Oct. 3 – Thanks Uncle Bobby for keeping our                            Lady Cathy Rachel, Christian’s Community Center Choir, Errol Gillett & Friends & MC - Tim
Gospel Favorites in the public eye… Check out the following New Releases by: Micah Stampley, The                      Bishop Brown - all Shined… DVD will be available soon, check our Web Site for Updates…
Soul Seekers, Myron Williams, Bishop Paul S. Morton Tribute Project,
Pastor John P. Kee, The Clark Sisters – Christmas Project, and Mary                                                   Back To School Conference/Concert – 9/24-25/10:
Mary. Finally, our deepest Condolences go to the Families of: Dr.                                                     Friday, Sept. 24th – P&W by William Johnson & Echoes of Worship set the tone… Atone &
Malinda Sapp (Marvin Sapp’s wife), Bishop Kenneth Moales, &                                                           Team Jesus, The Covenant Messengers, Lorenzo Johnson & Praizum all gave Stellar
Lady Albertina Walker (Queen of Gospel Music) – you are All in Our Prayers…                                           performances. Speaker – Tye Tribbett was off the chain with the Word and Jamming with
                                                                                                                      the Band. Saturday, Sept. 25th Classes & Seminars were good, the nightly concert had Too
                                                                                                                      Many Rap Artists; Vadia Hubbard & Mali Music – shined like never before… Hats off to
                                       TOP 10 SONGS IN GOSPEL                                                         Dorean Edwards for a job well done…
    1. James Fortune & FIYA “I Believe”                   6. Ricky Dillard & New G “One More Chance”                  How Sweet The Sound, L.A. Regionals – 10/11/10:
    2. Lisa Page-Brooks “I Want To Say..”                 7. Hezekiah Walker & LFC “God Favored Me”                   Sold Out crowd witness some of the Best. Worship & Truth was the true winners of the
                                                                                                                      Small Choir category, while Spirit of David (City of Refuge) Vocals were Tight; overall
    3. forEver Jones “He Wants It All”                    8. Fred Hammond “They That Wait”                            Winners were Voices of Destiny (Greater Zion) in the Large Choir category.
    4. Marvin Sapp “The Best In Me”                       9. Youthful Praise “Lord You’re Mighty”                     CD Release Concert for Jamelle Jones & FREED – 10/16/10:
    5. Vashawn Mitchell “Nobody Greater”                  10. Vanessa Bell Armstrong “Good News”                      Started like clockwork, with P&W by Dwayne Johnson & Co., MC’s Bishop Kenneth & First
                                                                                                                      Lady Shervonne Wells – kept things running smooth. Jamelle & FREED hit the stage
                                                                                                                      Dressed and Sounded even better than they looked… This project is a welcome surprise to
                                                                                                                      the Industry…
                                          Upcoming Events
    20-23 Dr. Margaret Douroux’s Heritage Music Foundation Conference, Many Guests, Inglewood, CA
                                                                                                                      Event Reviews (In Short…)
    23    Appreciation Service honoring Markita Knight, Gospel Memorial COGIC, Long Beach, CA, FREE!                  Merge Summit – 8/26-29/10:
    31    Installation Service for Pastor Louis Monroe III, Word of God B.C., L.A., FREE!
                                                                                                                      Attendance was OK, Talent was too; Mali Music & Vadia Hubbard showed out…
           Lord Before Us Productions 18 Annual Pre-Winter Workshop/Musical , First Goodwill B.C., FREE!              Voices – Play – 9/24-26/10:
    13     L.A. Young Adults Choir’s Annual Concert – Trip Down Memory Lane, Tamarind SDA Church, Free…               Our History came to Life, and the Vocals were Amazing…
    20     Greater Los Angeles Cathedral Choir – Live Recording/G-Squared, Antioch of Long Beach, FREE!
    25     THANKSGIVING DAY                                                                                           Cheaper to Keep Her – Play – 9/30-10/2/10:
    27     Pastor Theo Wilkins & Sounds of Praise presents iPraise Reloaded, Grace Temple B.C., Free!!!               Vivica Fox & Brian McKnight both shined, overall a good Production…
                                                                                                                      Celestial Voices Chorale Debut Concert – 10/8/10:
    4    Lorenzo Johnson & Praizum presents their 4 Anniversary Concert/Toy Drive, FREE!
                                                                                                                      Started late, & the packed crowd didn’t seem to mind. CVC robes were nice & they shined...
    18   Stevie Wonder’s House Full of Toys event, Nokia Theater, call 310-330-2200 for more Info
    25   CHRISTMAS DAY (Jesus Is The Reason, For The Season!!!)                                                       DIVAS Simply Singing – 10/9/10:
    Jan.: Stellar Awards Feb.: Gospel Heritage Conference – Jacksonville, FL Mar.: GMWA Board Meeting – Norfolk, VA   Sold Out Crowd was floored by the performances of Ledisi, Desiree Coleman-Jackson &
                                                                                                                      Chaka Khan… Hats off to Sheryl Lee Ralph for 20 Years of this Worth-While event…
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