The highly-anticipated new album from gospel superstar Karen Clark Sheard is here, with her sixth solo album Destined To Win available everywhere in-stores and online today, Friday July 17, 2015! The beloved music icon’s voice and performance style display unsurpassed richness on her latest album, with the buzzed-about project eagerly embraced by fans and garnering advance accolades including the New York Times praising the record’s “volume of joy and excellence in all the details….Ms. Sheard is a soprano of great range in pitch and tone, elegant to guttural. She’s riding on top of these tracks with constant invention,” and Essence.com previously declaring it “one of the most anticipated projects of the year,” toGospelPundit.com stating, “Destined To Win is a powerful declaration of faith and victory, marked by the impeccable and unparalleled vocals of one of gospel music’s greatest treasures.”
Featuring the hit singles “My Words Have Power” (feat. Donald Lawrence & The Co.) and the GRAMMY®-nominated “Sunday AM,” the 4-time GRAMMY®-winning music legend continues to deliver a powerful masterpiece of encouragement and passion for faith on this new 10-track album, with the enthralled crowd reaction putting listeners in the live performance experience, from her packed live album recording at Chicago’s House of Hope. The album features production from esteemed collaborator Donald Lawrence along with Daniel Weatherspoon, as well as her son J. Drew Sheard II on the anthem “My God Is Big,” and other early favorites such as “The Who Doesn’t Matter” (feat. Faith Evans), Richard Smallwood’s “The Resurrection,” “We Acknowledge You,” and more.
The release of Destined To Win also marks Karen Clark Sheard’s second solo album release on her record label Karew Records. In addition to recent appearances at Dallas’ Friendship Baptist Church and the Yolanda Adams Morning Show, fans around the country can catch Clark Sheard in New York at her Destined To Win album release concert at the Greater Allen AME Cathedral on Friday July 17th, as well as additional stops in Philadelphia, Richmond VA, Washington DC, Chicago, and Atlanta.
To connect with Karen Clark Sheard, and for further details on upcoming appearances, visit:
Karen Clark Sheard Appearances
Friday July 17: New York, NY – Destined To Win album release concert, 7 pm EST.
Greater Allen AME Cathedral, 11031 Merrick Blvd. Jamaica, NY 11433
Sunday July 19: Philadelphia, PA – Destined To Win album release celebration, 7 pm EST.
The Baptist Worship Center, 4790 James St. Philadelphia, PA 19137
Tuesday July 21: Richmond, VA – Destined To Win in-store album signing event, 6 pm EST.
Walmart, 2501 Sheila Lane. Richmond, VA 23225
Wednesday July 22: Washington, DC – Destined To Win album release celebration, 7:30 pm EST.
The Master’s Child Church Worship Center, 2001 Brooks Dr. District Heights, MD 20747
Saturday July 25: Baltimore, MD – Praise Baltimore’s Unity in the Community, 12 pm EST.
Druid Hill Park, Baltimore MD 21217
Tuesday July 28: Chicago, IL – Destined To Win event, 5 pm and 7 pm CST.
Family Christian Center, 340 W. 45th Ave. Munster, IN 46321
Saturday August 1: Atlanta, GA – Praise 102.5’s Praise in the Park
Centennial Olympic Park, Atlanta GA 30313
Karen Clark Sheard: Destined To Win
Album release: Friday July 17, 2015 (Karew Records/Entertainment One Music)
Walmart exclusive edition, with 3 bonus tracks