Porter is a founder and former lead singer of the The Christianaires and a multi-award-winning vocalist and songwriter. Porter is scheduled to release a new studio album this fall. The first single “F.R.E.E,” featuring GRAMMY winner Smokie Norful, will debut in June. ” F.R.E.E.” is also the album title.
Smokie Norful, who owns TreMyles Music, a joint venture with Motown Gospel “I’m very excited to play a part in continuing the Paul Porter legacy,” he said in a statement. “Paul has been an incredible source of great music and has a powerful voice. His story of endurance and perseverance coupled with the new music is going to make this a great partnership.”
It looks like Motown Gospel is well on its way to building a formidable brand. It will be interesting to see who is next to join the label.