RCA Inspiration and Provident Music Group announced earlier today that iconic Gospel music label Verity Records is being revived and will release a new album from Marvin Sapp later this year.
Verity was the label home to Sapp, Fred Hammond, Yolanda Adams, John P. Kee, Vickie Winans, Richard Smallwood and Kirk Franklin until it went away in 2013.
Sapp’s new album “CLOSE” will be released on Sept. 29. The debut single fromt he album is already performing well on Gospel radio.
“We are pleased to relaunch Verity, a brand that has been an integral part of forging the sounds of Gospel music today,” Provide Music Group CEO Terry Hemmings said. “The Verity Label represents a rich history of cherished albums encompassing contemporary and classic hits that can be enjoyed time and again.”
The relaunched label will aim to lure new fans and tap into long-time Gospel fans with new music, legacy performances, curated playlists, merchandise and special collections, according to a joint release from Provident and RCA Inspiration.
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