S.O. drops new single ahead of fresh EP

Mobo nominated rapper S.O. has been teasing a new EP but it looks like we now have all the details we need. Following some cryptic messages on social media last night, S.O. has just took the wraps off a new single. And there’s a full EP on the way. The new track is called New…

Times Change for Triple O – New Music

You can’t say Triple O is afraid of variation. Hot on the heels of raucous grime track Godzilla, the Mobo winner has smoothed things out for his next release. The new track is called Times Change and it’s a chalk and cheese departure from his previous effort. The laid back soulful beat produced by R-Kay allows Triple O…

Bobby Bovell takes the triple at the JUMP Awards

Bobby Bovell was the big winner at last night’s JUMP Music Video Awards, taking home three awards. The massive haul included the prestigious Music Video of the Year prize for the track Love Love. Yes, we totally called it. Another of the evening’s standouts was Sarah Téibo who picked up two gongs – both for…

Could ITV give UK gospel music a Voice?

You may remember the article we wrote a couple of months ago about the possible turning tide in UK singing contests. We were starting to see a smattering of gospel songs and artists appearing on TV but we were calling for more. Well our prayers might be answered. ITV, which is the new home of…

J Vessel announces launch date of debut album

The date was 23rd April. An important date in the timeline of J Vessel because it was the day he was crowned best newcomer at the first ever Premier Gospel Awards. But what that gong only did was confirm what we already knew: J Vessel is a huge talent. It’s why we’ve been waiting for…

JayEss album to drop in May

It’s been a long time coming but we don’t have much longer to wait for the JayEss album. He’s announced that his second full album will be released on the 24th May. The album’s called 7even and he says its his most complete work to date. The reason he’s so confident of that fact is…

Guvna B turns to Good Book for vid premiere

Now is a great time to be a music fan. Even for often unrepresented genres such as Christian hip hop, you can see the videos quite easily on YouTube. But that shouldn’t always be the default. MOBO award-winning rapper Guvna B has announced that he’s doing something completely different this month. He’s releasing a video…

A Star releases tickets for headline debut

  There’s a lot that prime UK rapper A Star has achieved so far in his career. He’s worked with the best and has, in fact, risen to become one of the country’s top MCs himself. But one thing has alluded him – he’s never done his own headline gig before. That all changes on…

This debut single is ‘So Good’

  Here’s an artist you need to know about. She’s called RAE and she’s set to release her debut track for download on Monday. The track is called So Good and it lives up to its title. It’s exactly how you’d want to break through with your first track. It’s strong musically and lyrically, it’s…

Love (of God) & Basketball – New music vid

  One of the biggest British choir tracks from last year has been brought to life with a brand new video. Evans Ogboi released the video to his song Shout Halleluyah today and it features some faces you might recognise. The video has a basketball theme, as it was shot at the Regal basketball court…

Welcome to the all new Sound Doctrine

Oh, don’t mind us, we’re just putting our paint brushes away. Here’s the all new Sound Doctrine. The mission is the same – it’s still all about the music, the message, the moment. That bit will never change, we’ll always support the best in Christian music. So what’s changed? Well have a look around. It’s…

UK Christian Chart makes a grand re-entrance

It’s not often we feature website launches on the Sound Doctrine, but the new home of the aStepFWD UK Christian Chart isn’t just a website. It’s an important part of the fabric of gospel music from Britain. Friday night was the launch event for the new aStepFWD site. Taking place at the London Southbank University,…