2018 EVENTS
Wednesday, June 20th 2018











The 5th Annual Ms Rhythm Of Gospel Pageant

The 2nd Annual Ms N.I.G.M.A. Pageant
Location: Hosting Greenville Hotel @  (Palmetto Room)
Time: 7:00 p.m.
Admission: $10.00

Special Performances By:
​Frozene Lott Hayes ~







​presents
​The Official "Emerald  Green" Welcoming Party
Location: Hosting Hilton Greenville Hotel  (Piedmont Room)
Time: 10:30 p.m. - Until 
Admission: $15

Special Performances By:
Anita Franklin ~ Bernice Gregory ~ Fiona Varner ~ Joletta Sells ~ Kara Nichole ~ Shawny Wright (Davidson) ~ Shenna Walker  & More

(For Performance Information Contact NDAMIX @ 904-442-0216)




Thursday, June 21, 2018

Morning Glory
Location: Hosting Greenville Hotel
Time: 8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

Guest Speaker: Pastor Dr. Judy Mandrell
Musical Performances By:
Kerri Gordon ~ ~ Sheila Moore-Piper






"featured Worship Leaders"










N.I.G.M.A. Cares 
"The National & Independent Gospel Music Association"
Serving & Giving Back To The Community Outreach -
Time: 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.​


Top Tunes & Artist Showcase 
-Featuring Some Of The Nations Very Best Gospel Artist ~
Venue: Hosting Hilton Greenville Hotel  (Palmetto Ballroom)
Time: 5:00 -8:30 p.m.  

​  Bernice Gregory~ Brenda Kwaidah ~ Iva Foster ~ Jermane C. Milton ~ Kara Nichole ~ Anita Franklin ~ Marlon McDaniel ~ Not Easily Broken ~ Quamid/Agent W.G Ministries ~ Reggie Campbell ~ Arissie Taylor
Ryan Keith Reed ~ Sheila Moore-Piper ~ Shereka Shabang ~ Sounds Of Imani ~ Will Harris & Friends Markees Williams ~ 
Fiona Varner ~ Jonathan Wimbush ~ The New Christianaires ~ Shunice Hill Sullivan ~ Sylvia Frederick - Quota 
Cylint Praize Mime ~Barbara Cox  ~  St. John Divine Praise Dancers


2018 Rhythm Of Gospel Living Legends Hall Of Fame Banquet
(30+ Years In Gospel Music)
6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Guest Speaker:  Bishop Larry Trotter - "Chicago, IL"
Hosted By: Rodnie Bryant

​Honoring: 
Luther Barnes - Carlton McConnell ~ Dr. E Laquint Weaver & The Hallelujah Singers ~ Bishop LeRoi Lacey
Dr. Andrew Cheairs ~ Beatrice Ward & The Angelic Voices ~ Percy Bady ~ George Dean & Gospel 4 ~ 

Special Musical Performances By: 
 La Varnga Hubbard ~ Evangelist Lemmie Battles ~ Carolyn Traylor ~ Gods Posse ~ Patrick Hollis & United
Jeremy Littlejohn & HP ~ Dr. Mark Rogers & SOF






“Set Tha Stage On Fire” Part 1
- Featuring Some Of The Nations Best Solo Artist,  Holy Hip Hop and Ensembles
Location: Hosting Hilton Greenville Hotel
Time: 10:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m. 
Special Performances By: 
4GWL ~ AC ~ Anya Dixon ~ Bonita Burney Simmons ~ C. Ashley Brown -Lawrence ~ Morgn Monk
Da Shepard Boy ~ Davares ~ Donovan Jones ~ Lady T ~ Marica Chisolm ~ Mark Collier ~
Dyron Booker & Divine Destiny ~ Electionsure ~ Fiona Varner ~ Iva Foster ~ Joletta Sells ~ Markees Williams~
Jonathan J. Wimbush ~ Jonathan Pearson ~ Montel Dorsey & M University   ~ Shenna Walker ~ 
Not Easily Broken ~ Prince Tai  ~ Quamid/Agent W.G Ministries ~ Roxanne Trissia ~ Grace Kicha
~ Ryan Keith Reed ~ Todd Curry with featured artists ~ Kerri Gordan ~ Quinten Simon ~ Alicia Bailey



Friday, June 22, 2018

~Morning Glory~ 
Time: 8:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. 
Location: Hosting Hilton Hotel
Guest Speaker: Bishop Andrew J Ford II 

Special Musical Performances By:
 ​4GWL ~ Reggie Campbell ~  Terrence Cotton
Apostle James Alston & Fellowship ~ Bishop Andrew J Ford II & The Anointed Voices


~ Hour Of Power ~
Time: 10:45 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Location: Hilton Hotel
Guest Speaker: Bishop Terry Williams

Special Musical Performances By: 
Bishop Terry Williams & Family ~ Min. Desmond Jackson & Sovereign Ministries ~ Sarina Love ~ 



 Industry Round-Up
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Location: Congaree Room  @ Hilton Hotel​
Facilitated By:
Dr. ZaDella "Momma" Curtis, ~ Dr. Teresa Hairston ~  Benita Bellamy Kelley ~ Rodnie Bryant











Presents​
Let "Us" Hear You Artist Showcase
​Location: Blue Ridge Room @ Hilton Hotel
Time: 12:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Featuring
~ Andrea Carlisle ~ Anya Dixon  ~ Not Easily Broken ~ Davares ~ Remain Anchored ~ Deborah Ross ~ Donovan Jones ~ 
Diquan Julius & UTK ~ Mark Collier ~ Morgan Monk ~ Quota~ Gail Stewart & Prayz4 ~ Marica Chisolm ~ 
Elisabeth Davis & The C.A.M.P.    ~ Roxanne Trissia ~
Grace Kicha  ~ Quinten Simon







presents​
Hall Of Fame & Indie Artist & Media Showcase 
Time: 10:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Special Performances By: 
Ainsley Walcott  ~  Arissie Taylor ~ Bernice Gregory ~ Brenda Kwaidah  ~ Jermane C. Milton ~ 
Josiah Rogers~ Kerri Gordan ~ ​& More
(​For Performance Information Contact: Round The Clock Media @ 972-834-5936)



Industry Round-Up Pt. II
Time: 1:30 pm – 3:30 .m.


N.I.G.M.A. Artist Showcase  Pt. II
Time: 2:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
​Special Performances By: 
​Ronlyn & The Concert Supreme (TCS) ~ AC ~ Anita Franklin ~ Antron Anthony ~ Lady T
Apostle James Alston & Fellowship ~ Bonita Burney Simmons ~ Donnell Russell ~ M'Renee
Burkett Lyburn & All Together Gospel Singers ~  Dyron Booker & Divine Destiny ~ Ernest Billups & Tribe Of Levi ~
 Jonathan J. Wimbush ~ Jonathan Pearson ~ Jorad L. Holmes ~ Marlon McDaniel ~ Prince Tai ~ 
Quamid/Agent W.G Ministries ~ Richard Davis ~ Sounds Of Imani ~ Todd Curry with featured artists ~ Sarina Love ~ Grace Kicha



"Liturgical & Mime Showcase"
Time: 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Location: Palmetto Room
(featuring some the nations very best Praise Dancers/Mime Teams)




The Official Pre-Show Awards
Time: 7:00 p.m.
​Special Performances By: 
 ~Michael White & True Praise ~ Rhythmic Sounds Of New J  ~ Sheila Moore-Piper ~ Nick Reynolds & Family
Nu Tradition














“Set Tha Stage On Fire” Part 2
Featuring Some Of The Nations Very Best Choirs & Quartets
Time: 10:30 p.m – 2:30 a.m.

Arthur & Friends Community Choir ~ Bishop Andrew J Ford II & The Anointed Voices ~ Meant By God ~ 
Burkett Lyburn & All Together Gospel Singers ~ Darryl Chaney & Christ Fellowship Chorale
Dionn Owens & Renaissance  ~ Ernest Billups & Tribe Of Levi ~ Gail Stewart & Prayz4 Kergyma Community Choir 
Malcolm Williams & Great Faith   ~ Mike Willis & The Called ~ Michael White & True Praise ~ Patrick Hollis & United ~ 
Min. Desmond Jackson & Sovereign ~ Montrae Tisdale-Johnson & The Friends Chorale ~ 
Nadja Scott & Divine Anointing Choir ~ Nick Reynolds & Family ~  Rhythmic Sounds Of New J ~ Ricky McDuffie & The Family  ~ 
Ronlyn & The Concert Supreme (TCS) ~ Shonda English & Greater St. Paul Church ~ Will Harris & Friends ~ 
Bishop Terry Williams & Family ~  Nita & ZaMarr ~ Beatrice Ward & The Angelic Voices 
Anthony McGahaee & Praise Motivated ~ Jamar Esaw & Triad 4 Christ ~ Blakley Mass Choir - Pam Armour & Memphis Shop
B Chase Williams & Shabach ~ Jason Wright & Masters Touch
Bonnie Franks & Nicholtown Community Choir - Jeremy Littlejohn & High Praise ~ Dr. E LaQuint Weaver & The Hallelujah Singers



Saturday, June 23, 2018​

"Where Are They Now" Musical
(featuring some of Rhythm Of Gospel Top Past Award Recipients) 
Time: 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
​(Full Listing Coming Soon)



​Media Awards
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Location: Palmetto Room @ (Hilton Hotel)
Admission: $27.50

Performances By: 
Brandon Watson ~ Carolyn Traylor ~ La Varnga Hubbard ~ Marica Chisolm ~ Terri McConnell



​~I.M.P.A.C.T. Luncheon ~
Time: 11:00  a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
​Location: Hosting Greenville Hilton Hotel
Guest Speaker: Bishop Dr. Tyrone Hunter - Greensboro, NC

Honoring:
Terri McConnell ~ Abbie Robisnon ~ Ethel Lee Upshaw ~ Malika Smith ~ Glenda Williams ~Lillian Flemming 

Special Performances By: 
Jasmine Williams- Quinton Simon


Red Carpet
Time: 3:00 p.m.- 4:30 p.m.
​Special Performances by: Gabriel Johnson














The 10th Annual Rhythm Of Gospel Music Awards 
Venue: Redemption 
Time: 5:00 p.m. - Until
Hosted By: Sir Jamal Bates, & Lady Michelle Prather 

Special Musical Performances By: 
​Ainsley Walcott ~ Apostle James Alston & Fellowship ~ Kara Nichole ~ Kay Morris ~ Lady T
C. Ashley Brown -Lawrence featuring B Chase Williams & Shabach  ~ Donovan Jones ~ Iva Foster
 Frozene Lott Hayes ~ Jonathan J. Wimbush ~ Shenna Walker ~Kergyma Community Choir 
Malcolm Williams & Great Faith   ~ Roxanne Trissia ~ Dr. Latonya Earl ~ DeAnna Ransom ~ Ernest Billups & Tribe Of Levi
Todd Curry with featured artists ~ St. John Divine Praise Dancers  ~ Markees Williams ~ Nadja Scott & Divine Anointing Choir
 Dr. E LaQuint Weaver & The Hallelujah Singers  ~ Sarina Love ~ Carl Hearne & Priesthood ~ Nikki Ross 
Bishop Andrew Ford & Anointed Voices ~ Anthony McGahee & Praise Motivated - Jamar Esaw & Triad 4 Christ

Honoring:  





The Legendary Kurt Carr ~ Dr. Teresa Hairston ~  V Michael McKay ~  Rudolph Stanfield Jr.









​Presents
The Official ​After Party Celebration
Location: (Greenville Hilton Hotel )
Time: 10:30 p.m. - Until

For Performance Information Contact: Will Coluitt 312-843-7509
(Limited Spaces Available)



Sunday, June 24th 2018
Farewell Worship Service
Time: 8:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.​
Location: Hosting Greenville Hilton Hotel
Guest Speaker: Pastor Dr. Kelly Brown - Jacksonville  Florida

Musical Selections By:
Greater Mt. Vernon MB Church


Mid-Day Worship Service
Time: 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 a.m.
Location: Hosting Greenville Hilton Hotel
Guest Speaker: Bishop Dr. Tyrone Hunter - Greensboro, NC

Musical Selections By:
St. Thomas Chapel Pentecostal Holiness Church


​2018 Pastors Of Excellence Banquet
Location: Hosting Greenville Hilton Hotel
Time: 7:00 p.m.

Guest Speaker: Pastor Dr. Kelly Brown














Special Musical Performances By:
Lemmie Battles -  Gabriel Johnson - Carolyn Traylor ~Frozene Lott Hayes ~ Frank “Fjay” Bateman Jr.
















Bishop Larry Trotter
The New Gospel Saints
Pastor Dr. Judy Mandrell
Dr. E LaQuint Weaver & The Hallelujah Singers
Bishop Andrew J Ford II