January is shaping up to be a busy month for Houston-based, Gospel singer, songwriter, composer, producer, Terrance Bell. He is preparing for two concerts in Nashville, TN.
January 17th, Bell performs at the East Coast Benefit Concert, at Friendship Baptist Church, in Nashville. This will be a free concert, but all donations collected will go to the Red Cross for those effected by Super Storm Sandy. Other national gospel recording artists scheduled to perform include Lisa Page Brooks, Martha Munizzi, Billy Rivers & The Angelic Voices of Faith, Lemmie Battles and many more. Then on January 19th, Bell will be a special guest performer at the TGIF (Thank God I’m Fresh) After Party, presented by The Urban Soul Cafe. The event will take place at the Limelight Entertainment Complex and will showcase Love, Hope & War, the new CD by gospel hip hop artist, DA’ T.R.U.T.H.
After the concerts, its back to Houston, for Bell to continue working on his forthcoming project Reveal Renew Restore, due out Summer of 2013. He is also gearing up for a conference he is bringing to Dallas, Texas, March 1st and 2nd called, The Ability To Sing And Speak So We can Worship Workshop & Concert. It will be held at Concord Church, and guest clinicians and singers include Gospel Music Hall Of Fame Inductee, song writer, hymnist, conductor, author and publisher, V. Michael McKay; and multiple award-winning, gospel recording artist, Martha Munizzi. Proceeds will benefit The Hope Of Faith Foundation and The Texas Gospel Announcers Guild Scholarship Fund (for more details about the conference go to www.theabilitytosing.com).
Congratulations also goes out to Bell. He recently made the Ballot for the 14th Annual Texas Gospel Music Excellence Awards, which will take place in Houston, February 7-10, 2013.
About Terrance Bell
Terrance Bell, a veteran in music ministry has been singing since the age of 3 and playing musical instruments since he was 7. By the time he was 12, The Houston native began directing the youth and young adult choir at the church he grew up in, Greater Zion Missionary Baptist Church. He has served as Minister Of Music at Jones Memorial UMC, Progressive New Hope Baptist Church and First Shiloh Baptist Church, all located in Houston, TX. After the release of his first CD (Preserved – Which was nominated for a Grammy Award in 2003), Bell decided to go into the music ministry full-time. Since then, he has released his second CD, Relative To Life and is now working on his next project, Reveal Renew Restore. For more information on Terrance Bell, go to www.terrancebell.com