Brent Jones on the rise with "He Rose"
Choirmaster Brent Jones is on the rise again with a new hit single, "He Rose." Following his return form a seven-year recording hiatus, the Grammy and Stellar Award winner continues to soar on Billboard with the catchy tune jumping to #6 this week. "He Rose" is from his new release “Joy Comin” on EchoPark JDI.
Jones is renowned for his mega hits "Don't Wait Til Midnight" (featuring Coko from SWV) and his urban AC smash "Goodtime", which topped the Billboard Charts for 47+ weeks and dominated the BET video charts.
"I am a choir master at heart & I am just thrilled that churches and radio everywhere have embraced ‘He Rose’ and made it into a church anthem” says Jones. “I was recently invited to minister ‘He Rose’ on Bobby Jones Gospel as well as at the national GMWA Convention in Atlanta and boy, we had crazy church!”
Jones is no stranger to the DC metro area where he formerly served as the you pastor at Maryland's Ebenezer AME alongside fellow recording artists Byron Cage and Ernest Pugh. He and his family have sense relocated to the West Coast..
Most known for blazing the path for urban gospel music with his trendsetting group T.P. (Total Praise) Mobb, Jones share the totality of the gift God has given him with this new choir project (Joy Comin') featuring He Rose.
"Nothing gives me more joy than visiting local choir rehearsals and inspiring sopranos, altos, and tenors to smile, laugh, sing praises, dance and to just have a goodtime in Jesus' name. So I am super-excited about this new project and my new partnership with EchoPark JDI" says Jones.
The entire album is a reminder of Baptist church musicals. "Joy Comin" A diverse 12 song collection featuring gospel music that will carry listeners from Sunday morning to Saturday afternoon.