Tuesday, February 1, 2011
2nd Generation Named “One to Watch” For 2011
OAK GROVE, Ark. – (January 31, 2011) – Diamond Award winning trio 2nd Generation was recently named as one of 10 new artists to watch this year by AbsolutelyGospel.com (formerly SoGospelNews.com).
The article, called “Ones-to-Watch 2011: New Faces. Fresh Sounds.”, was a part of the December 15, 2010 update for the popular e-zine and mentioned new artists that the staff of AGM felt would make the biggest impact in 2011.
The article had this to say about 2nd Generation, “Brenda Denney and Elaine Robinson started 2nd Generation five years ago with their brother and took their name from being the 2nd generation in their family to enter into music ministry. Rocky Logan is now the group's third member! This group has been making great waves over the years - including the Diamond Award win for the Sunrise Award this past summer, and a nominations for Fan Favorite Artist of the Year in the 2009 SGN Music Awards!”
Brenda Denney of 2nd Generation said, “We are absolutely thrilled to mentioned in a group with so many great artists – many of which are our friends or people that we have come to admire over our time on the road. We are privileged to be mentioned as ‘ones-to-watch’ and hope that we can live up to the expectations put before us!”
2nd Generation was included alongside such names as Freedom, Statement of Faith Trio, The Taylors, Rod Burton, and others. To read the entire article – visit http://absolutelygospel.com/index/content/articles/feature-ones-to-watch-2011-new-faces.-fresh-sounds/ .
In addition, 2nd Generation ranked two songs on the AbsolutelyGospel.com Top 100 Songs of 2010 chart. The group’s hit singles “The Blood Covered It All” and “I’ll Not Fear the Crossing” ranked at #54 and #67 respectively according to the year-end figures of the AbsolutelyGospel.com Top 40 Weekly Chart.
“Radio has been so kind to us,” mentioned Elaine Robinson of 2nd Generation. “We are thankful for the love they have shown us this year, and we look forward to an even better 2011!”
You can view the entire list by visiting http://absolutelygospel.com/index/content/articles/feature-top-100-songs-of-2010/ .
For more information on 2nd Generation – visit http://www.2ndgenerationministries.com.
You can also find out more information about the group on their MySpace at http://www.myspace.com/2generation. The group’s ShoutLife can be found at http://www.shoutlife.com/2ndgeneration.
About 2nd Generation
2nd Generation is based out of the Oak Grove, Arkansas. 2nd Generation has appeared at churches, state fairs, Singing in the Sun, Trinity Broadcasting Network, the Jim Bakker Show, Branson Gospel Music Convention, and many other events. The group’s current project, their sophomore album I See a City, has spawned off four hit singles including the #1 Fan Favorite songs “Feel the Joy” and “The Blood Covered It All.”