GRAMMY® AWARD NOMINATED
HITS NO. 1 WITH “FIGHTERS”
AND EARNS FILM FESTIVAL AWARD FOR MUSIC VIDEO
Grammy® Award nominated singer-songwriter, Cheryl Fortune, has landed at No. 1 on the Billboard Gospel Recurrent chart with her rousing anthem, “Fighters.” After 31 weeks on the Billboard Gospel Airplay chart, the song took the top spot on the Recurrent chart with a whopping 725 detections. In other news, the HGAG Music Video and Film Festival selected “Fighters” as best music video of the year during a screening at the Barbara Jordan-Mickey Leland School of Public Affairs on the campus of Texas Southern University in Houston, TX.
“Fighters” is the first radio single from Fortune’s stunning debut album, Simply Cheryl (LuDawn Music/Tyscot), which debuted at No. 8 on the Billboard Gospel Albums sales chart in October. The versatile singer will release new radio singles from the urban inspirational album in January.
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Cheryl Fortune – Fighters
This dynamic anthem booms with a pounding marching band drum line and a catchy chorus. It’s a message of power, perseverance, and pride. It’s also a battle cry for anyone facing an arduous challenge to stand up to it and fight their way to victory.
BlackGrooves.org recently gave the project a thumbs-up review that included this assessment, “While listeners will surely recognize definitive rhythmic grooves, guitar melodic lines, synth bass lines and horn stabs, harmonic progressions, and talk boxes, among other textures linked with R&B sensations such as Bobby Brown, Keith Sweat and Mint Condition to name a few iconic artists, the gospel message of encouragement, hope and resilience remains at the forefront of the album.”
Bill Carpenter at (202) 506-5051 or email@example.com
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