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Greatest Hits: Best Of Me CD (2007)

Artist: Yolanda Adams

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Label Atlantic/q Records
SKU 204381668
UPC 075678998751
UPC 14 00075678998751
Format CD
Release Date 5/8/2007
Author Yolanda Adams
Featuring Yolanda Adams
Artist Bio
Yolanda AdamsAsk Yolanda Adams what she loves about her music and ministry. The answer is as warm, embracing, and reflective as her songs. "The music brings joy. I truly believe that my songs bring the answers and the solutions, as opposed to just talking about the problems. My music at its core is joyful."Joyful, uplifting, inspiring, affirmative, exuberant, playful, and universal in its appeal and intention - that is the music of Yolanda Adams. The message and ministry of this Grammy-winning Gospel/Adult Contemporary superstar is abundant with love, faith, rhythm, and wisdom. It is delivered by one of the most persuasive and popular voices in contemporary Gospel. Working with some of the biggest names in pop, R&B, hip-hop, and Gospel, Yolanda Adams's career has been marked by a string of hugely successful albums, sold-out tours, stand-out TV appearances, and a desire to incorporate into her music a multitude of genres and influences.A lifelong resident of Houston, Texas, Yolanda grew up in a household filled with spirit, soul, and songs. Her mother studied music, and Yolanda and her five younger siblings heard everything from jazz to classical to rhythm and blues. She soaked up the sounds of Gospel legends James Cleveland and the Edwin Hawkins Singers, jazz icon Nancy Wilson, and pop/R&B great Stevie Wonder. That wide swath of sonic textures, combined with years in the church choir, would guide Yolanda - both as a performer and a person.Word of Yolanda's talent began to make its way into the close-knit Gospel music community and before long the former schoolteacher caught the attention of the prolific composer/producer Thomas Whitfield. With his assistance, Yolanda recorded 1987's Just As I Am, which was released on a small Gospel label. The album drew comparisons to Aretha Franklin and lead to subsequent releases on Tribute Records (now Verity Records). 1991's Through the Storm earned Yolanda several Stellar Awards. Four years later, the R&B-infused More Than a Melody garnered Yolanda her first Soul Train Lady of Soul Award and Grammy nomination. Along with the accolades, More Than a Melody 'broke' Yolanda to a wider audience and established her as a force, in and out of the music industry.
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Artist Adams,Yolanda
Label Atlantic/q Records
Music Format Compact Disc
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