Imagine a voice classical trained and driven with the pure emotion of Gospel paired with contemporary Neo Soul/R&B Flavor, this is the voice and music of Lisa Foster Wilson. This daughter of a preacher, classically trained vocalist since age 14, now holding a Bachelor of Music degree in Vocal Performance Opera from the prestigious Boston University School of the Arts is making her mark in the gospel industry, Lisa’s full-bodied vocals have a depth warmth and clean sound very unique to the gospel industry. She has fine-tuned her craft with years of training in, classical, soul and gospel to produce an inviting sound. Lisa Foster Wilson one of Gospel Music Channels Top 100 Independent Gospel Artists, a Holla Back Lisa released her debut single “I’m Taking It Back”, a power vocal anthem of spiritual conviction to great success charting on all 3 national gospel charts making it to # 30 on Mediaguide and to the top 100 on BDS Charts. Lisa was also named one of Gospel Music Channels Top 100 Independent Gospel Artists of 2011, a HollaBack Gospel Music Award and Connecticut Radio Announcers nominated her for Best New Gospel Artist & Favorite Gospel Artist in 2011 & 2012. Lisa also had the opportunity to be one of Pepsi’s Rising Stars of Gospel as a featured vocalist on Radio One Love Gospel Cruise which featured such gospel greats as Kirk Franklin, Fred Hammond, Yolanda Adams and Shirley Caesar. Her debut single garnished countless TV appearances, radio interviews and airplay globally on terrestrial and internet radio stations as well as performances on WLIB The Liz Black variety show and The Indi Soul Festival Featuring Lisa McClendon. As Lisa’s debut Cd began to form all of the critical pieces came together. Lisa partnered with musician to the R&B Elite (Jazmine Sullivan, Jennifer Hudson, Nicki Minaj & Puffy Combs) David Jmaul to bring to reality the groove sound, Grammy winning producer Edwin Ramos to produce the masterpiece and vocal master Dawn Tallman (4 top 10 Billboard Hits and a #1) for vocal production. The result is jazzy soul music, solid vocals & relatable lyrics, which makes this a CD you can play from the beginning to end and fully enjoy. Gods Groove has garnished a vital audience, with both the title track and the CD making it to the ballot for the 59th Grammy Awards. Gods Groove has also been nominated for 6 2017Rhythm of Gospel Music Awards ; 4 2017 Independent Gospel Artist Radio Alliance Awards and Lisa won the HollaBack Gospel Music Award and Connecticut Radio Announcers 2016 Best Female Gospel Artist award.
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