What is an”Urban Soul Café’?” Anyone interested in Music or is a “Gospel Music” follower, lover or devotee’ would ask this question, if they were not the wiser. Obviously I did… and after a couple of brief phone calls to and searching around the awesome , wide world of the web, aka: The great Equalizer known as the Internet” A better grasp became possible and definitely a yearning for more has taken off. Their Facebook profile page states that they were:
Formed in 2005 to create a social and positive environment for positive people and Christians to attend. The Group has worked with and made platforms for over 200 major label and Indie label artists such as; Kirk Franklin, Fred Hammond, Dr. Marvin Sapp, Deitrick and Demita Haddon, Lisa McClendon, Canton Jones, Mr. Del, Antonio Neal, J. Moss, 21:03, George Huff, Darlene McCoy, Stephen Hurd, Adrienne Archie, YuneK, Shei Atkins, Shon Loc, Sean Simmonds, KiKi Sheard, V3, Myron Bulter, Take 6,Leon Timbo, Izzy, Lil Irocc, Zie’l, Trin-i-tee 5:7,Onitsha, Pettidee, Soul P, JR, Mark J, Shea Norman, Coko, GRITS, Javen, Tosha Page-Lockhart (August 31, 2014 @ Music City USA) and more to come!
RARE averages around 200-300 people per event in Nashville, TN. A stage for Indie artists to be seen in front of major gospel execs. They have been featured in various publications already (and now DIVINE Magazine) Those Industry names include: XII, Gospelcity.com, and gospelflava.com. RARE caters to the urban inspirational set with spoken word, neo soul, jazz, holy hip hop, contemporary gospel. It creates a great atmosphere for networking amongst Christian singles, musicians, artists, and music enthusiasts in general.
RARE stands for (Rhythm and Rhyme Entertainment) Future goals include taking praise and worship to another level and infiltrating the world with Christ’s message of salvation, good music, great fellowship, and a dynamic time amidst the profane environment endorsed so frequently by the mainstream.
The Urban Soul Café (USC) is based in Nashville, TN but servers a nationwide to international platform, growing fast, providing seamless service, palatable music, safe, comfortable locations and affordable prices (USC) is one to save the dates for, whenever possible.
A recent prior conversation with Mr Carlos Hale. Revealed a key part of a hard working team who was literally taking calls form the road in another state”, dedication? Yes! On August 31, 2014 Multi Award and “Sunday Best” Winning Artist, Tasha Page Lockhart Noted songbird with a soul stirring voice and testimony from God will headline the Urban Soul Café’ for Labor Day Weekend.
Join Urban Soul Cafe & Gospel Music Association as they Present Tasha Page-Lockhart “Here Right Now” Nashville Release Concert on Sunday August .31st. Host venue is the World Famous 12th & Porter Music Venue, St located in Downtown Nashville, Tennessee.
Tickets are going fast but for anyone who purchase their ticket in advance or at the door will get to be a part of the Meet & Greet with Tasha Page-Lockhart.
Everyone with a ticket get a “FREE” copy of her new CD Release “Here Right Now”. www.urbansoulcafe.com