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Darrell McFadden And The DisciplesOnce again, the All Gospel Quartet Christmas broadcast was well received by listeners all over the world. We look forward to airing the ALL Gospel Quartet Music Christmas broadcast again during the 2015 Christmas Season. So, if your group has a holiday song or plan to record one this year, send it to us for the next All Gospel Quartet Christmas Music Broadcast.

The Top 25 Gospel Quartet Christmas songs, as rated by the listeners from around the world, from the 2014 broadcast were:

1. Lord We Praise You – Minister Win Thompkins

2. This Christmas – Darrell McFadden & The Discciples

3. He Brought Joy (Christmas) – Lady Betricce Ward & Angelic Voices

4. Remember Its Christmas Time – Ronald Ferguson & Chosen

5. 12 Days Of Christmas – Keith Wonderboy Johnson & The Spiritual Voices

6. The Virgin Mary Had One Son – The Staple Singers

7. Love Is The Greatest Gift Of All – The Evereadys

8. Christmas Miracle – The Mighty Golden Bells

9. I’ll Never 4get Christmas – The William Singers

10. Christmas – Darrell McFadden & The Disciples

11. Celebrate Jesus – The New Joyful Sounds

12. How Sweet The Name – Doc McKenzie & The Hi-Lites

13. It’s Almost Christmas – Leon Henderson

14. I Rather Be With You – The New Joyful Sounds

15. The Christmas Song – The Temptations

16. The Last Of The Year – The Staple Singers

17. It’s That Time Of Year – Brothers & Sisters, Featuring Elder Troy Jackson

18. Jesus Is The Reason – Tammy Edwards And The Edwards Singers

19. Love Comes With Christmas – The Temptations

20. What A Night Featuring Rev. R. L. Bush – Darrell McFadden & The Disciples

21. Happy Holiday – Darrell McFadden & The Disciples

22. The Time Of The Year – Willie Rogers

23. Born On Christmas Day – The Alabama Gurlz

24. It’s Christmas Time Again – Darrell McFadden & The Discciples

25. Joy To The World – The Staple Singers

From December 1 to 31, 2013, Gloryland Gospel will air an all quartet gospel Christmas broadcast on Gloryland Gospel Quartet Radio. If you are a quartet singer or gospel quartet group that has recorded any Christmas songs, and if we do not have your songs, send the project to us. We will include your music in the broadcast.

This year we have new Christmas music from the Ronald Ferguson & Chosen, Brothers & Sisters featuring Rev. Troy Jackson, and many more. Send your CD to Gloryland Gospel Quartet Radio, Post Office Box 25567, Columbia, SC 29224, or email your copyrighted mp3 file to us at radio@glorylandgospel.com, and we will share your music with the world.

Then listen to Gloryland Gospel Quartet Radio and enjoy an entire month of the very best in quartet gospel Christmas music. And, if you desire to satisfy your Gospel Quartet urge for non-holiday music, tune into Gloryland Gospel Radio. We will be broadcasting the Gloryland Gospel Top 20 Chart projects on Gloryland Gospel Radio from December 1 through 10.

The Homegoing services for Rev. Charles McLean was held on Friday, January 11, 2013, at Gospel Temple Church Of God In Christ, 4121 Thurmond Road, Conley, Georgia. Bishop Richard “Mr. Clean” White is the Pastor. Many dignitaries of the gospel quartet genre attended the services.

Musicians and singers of the quartet gospel genre made up the choir for the services. There were members from The Gospel Incredibles (Rev. Galbert Conner,. Jr., Clarence Conner, Willie Ellis), The Gospel Keynotes (Paul Beasley, Jeffery Newberry), Bill Allen of The Gospelaires, Tommy Spann of The Brooklyn Allstars, members of Troy Ramey & The Soul Searchers, members of The Fantastic Violinaires, members of Mildred Clark’s Melodyaires, members of The Blind Boys of Alabama, Bishop J. B. Means, nembers of The Swan Silvertones, and numerous other singers and musicians. Ricky McKinnie of the Boys Of Alabama did a moving rendition of one of Rev. McLean’s favorite songs – Soon We’ll Be Done With The Troubles Of This World.

Bishop White delivered the eulogy. He reminded all in attendance that Rev. McLean has crossed that “Same Old River” and it is up to us to be ready when God calls us home to do the same. The time is now to get ready for the certain journey.

There was a musical tribute for Rev. McLean on Thursday evening, January 10, 2013, at the same church. Those taking part in the musical tribute were members of The Gospel Incredibles, The Gospel Keynotes and many local gospel singers and musicians from the Atlanta Area.

Musical Tribute
Thursday, January 10, 2013, at 7:00 PM
Gospel Temple Church Of God In Christ
4121 Thurmond Road
Conley, GA 30288

Homegoing Services:
Friday, January 11, 2013, at 10:00 AM
Gospel Temple Church Of God In Christ
4121 Thurmond Road
Conley, GA 30288


In Charge Of Arrangements:
Meadows Mortuary
419 Flat Shoals Ave. S.E.
Atlanta, GA 30316