(DETROIT) – December 8, 2014 – PMG Gospel’s first album release, ‘Grown Folks Gospel,’ by mega selling gospel artist J Moss, debuted on Billboard at number one. ‘Grown Folks Gospel,’ marks the first release by the newly formed gospel music recording label by Paul Allen, Walter Kearney and J Moss. Just a few days following the album release, it gained the highest position on the Apple iTunes gospel charts. ‘Grown Folks Gospel,’ marks Moss’ fourth consecutive number one album release.
The trailblazing gospel music superstar embarked on an aggressive digital marketing and publicity campaign in the weeks leading up to release, which included stops at TV One’s News One Now, ARISE TV, Essence.com, BET.com, Sister 2 Sister Magazine, The Rickey Smiley Morning Show, The Yolanda Adams Morning Show and more.
Additionally, J Moss headlined tour stops in Atlanta, New York, Chicago, Miami and Baltimore leading up to the album’s release.
“This initial response to ‘Grown Folks Gospel’ confirms my belief that people really do want true feel good music,” says album producer, Paul “pda” Allen. “I look forward to continue showing the industry that this kind of music is wanted in today’s marketplace.”
Grown Folks Gospel, is currently available in stores and on iTunes now. The album features the standout chart topping radio single, “Alright OK,” produced by PAJAM (Paul “PDA” Allen and J Moss) and also Moss’ duet with R&B Diva Faith Evans, “You Make Me Feel.” Moss’ signature vocals can also be heard on the new radio favorite, ‘Fall At Your Feet.’ J Moss’ new album, ‘Grown Folks Gospel,’ is available in stores & online now.
About J Moss
With over 700K in albums sold across 4 albums, J Moss is one of the most successful and recognized gospel music artists of our day. For nearly a decade, Moss has issued numerous Top 10 singles including, “We Must Praise,” “Praise On The Inside,” “Psalm 150” and “God’s Got It”. As a producer J Moss has won a Grammy Award, Stellar Awards for his artistry and a host of various other accolades including American Music Awards, Soul Train Awards, DOVE Awards and ASCAP Songwriter of the Year.
PAJAM is a Grammy Award winning production team, made up of Paul Allen, J Moss and Walter Kearney. PAJAM has worked with artists, including Marvin Sapp, Byron Cage, Kierra “Kiki” Sheard, Kirk Franklin, Trin-i-tee 5:7, 21:03, and Hezekiah Walker, as well as mainstream artists such as Beyonce, Boyz II Men, Dru Hill, Patti LaBelle, Justin Timberlake and Kelly Price. Their creativeness has also placed them in the arena to produce music for commercials (Chrysler, Kmart, etc.), movie soundtracks (Deep Blue Sea, Fighting Temptations, Rush Hour II, etc.); and television series (Greys Anatomy, CSI, Soul Food, etc. The three men have gained a host of accolades that include, 12 Grammy Award nominations (5 wins), 3 American Music Award nominations (1 win), 5 Soul Train Award nominations (3 wins), 39 Stellar Award nominations (22 wins), 4 Dove Award nominations, BMI Songwriter of the Year Award (Urban Gospel 2003) and 15 first singles. In 2014, PAJAM announced the launch of their music label, “PMG Gospel.” November 25, 2014 marks the release of the labels first project, ‘Grown Folks Gospel,’ by J Moss.