Dr. F. James Clark, Senior Pastor ofThe Shalom Church (City of Peace) in St. Louis, MO is once again taking his dynamic music ministry to the biggest weekend in Gospel Music – The Stellar Gospel Awards.  Dr. Clark’s Shalom Church (City of Peace) Mass Choir received a 2016 Stellar Award nomination for Contemporary Choir of the Year and delivered an electric performance at the Stellar Awards Pre-show that year.  Now, his new youth and young adult choir, The NextGeneration Choir, is following in the footsteps of their Mass Choir.  The NextGeneration Choir has received two 2018 Stellar Award nominations for New Artist of The Year andContemporary Choir of the Year.


The NextGeneration Choir’s Stellar Award Nominated album SURE. FOCUSED. CENTERED. landed at #1 on Billboard Top Gospel Albums Chart.   SURE. FOCUSED. CENTERED is produced by Terence Vaughn, and the choir is directed by Curtis Finch, Jr.  Their album has generated two Top 40 radio singles – “You Are”, an upbeat, high-spirited musical mantra and “Cry Out”, a passionate worship ballad.


The versatile and stylistic choir has also been selected to perform on the Stellar Awards Pre-Show where they will make their national television debut and introduce their new churchy single “Blessing Me”.

Listen To “Blessing Me”



The 2018 Stellar Gospel Music Awards Pre-show will be held on Friday, March 23 and the main awards show will be taped live on Saturday, March 24 in Las Vegas, NV at The Orleans Showroom and Arena.  For The Stellar Gospel Music Awards Show information, visitwww.TheStellarAwards.com.


In addition to their impressive Stellar nominations, the NextGeneration Choir just received a 2018 Steeple Award Nomination for CD of The Year.  The 2nd Annual Steeple Awards will be held April 21 in Atlanta, GA.


For more information and products from The NextGeneration Choir, visit www.NextGenChoir.com.


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