Nashville, TN. – Homeland Records, a subsidiary of Homeland Entertainment Group, are proud to announce the signing of one of the most well known and respected names in Gospel music: Ron Blackwood & the Blackwood Quartet.
Homeland Records CEO Bob Jones states “Homeland Records is very excited about teaming up with one of the great names of the Gospel Music genre.”
The Blackwood Family has been winning the hearts of people for more than 75 years. Under the leadership Ron Blackwood, the Blackwood Quartet definitely represents the ideals of Gospel music: Upholding the Gospel in song, greatharmony, classic song selections with classy presentation, and believing in the message of the music. Ron Blackwood learned these tenets of Traditional Gospel music from the best, his father, RW Blackwood, Sr., one of the founders of the original Blackwood Brothers and the National Quartet Convention. RW, Sr. lost his life in a plane crash in Clanton, Alabama in 1954, a life ended too tragically, and far too soon, but a legacy that lives on through his son.
Ron Blackwood & the Blackwood Quartet , made up of John Rulapaugh, tenor; Josh Garner, lead; Ron Blackwood, baritone; Trent Adams, bass; and James Rainey, pianist will be appearing at the National Quartet Convention in Louisville, Kentucky September 14-18, 2009.
For more information about upcoming news and events of Ron Blackwood and the Blackwood Quartet go to www.homelandentertainmentgroup.com