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Gospel Crooner CD Porter Wins 2013 Rhythm of Gospel Award:Contemporary CD of the Year

CD Porter wins at Rhythm of Gospel AwardsRecording artist CD Porter is a living testament that God is faithful to His promises. Porter continues to take the Gospel music community by storm with multiple award wins. Last week, his CD, Declaration was named Contemporary CD of the Year at the 2013 Rhythm of Gospel Awards.

The award adds to his already impressive portfolio which includes the 2012 DMV Best Male R&P Award, 2013 SFGMA Best Male Gospel Artist Award and the 2013 Gospel Blue Mic Male Artist of the Year.

In an interview shortly after the Rhythm of Gospel Awards ceremony Porter expressed how grateful and honored he was to receive such a huge honor. “God is great and greatly to be praised for how He continues to show himself mighty in my life”, says Porter.

The Wyndham Jacksonville Riverwalk  in Jacksonville, FL was the central point for the Rhythm of Gospel celebration, held July 24-July 28.  Independent gospel artists from all over the country assembled to celebrate the achievements of their peers.

Porter gave two riveting performances, singing two of his hit singles “Nobody Higher” and “With One Sound” during the Pre-Show Awards held Friday night, as well as the Pastors of Excellence banquet on Sunday evening.

The sophomore project from CD Porter, Declaration is topping the charts with the current single “Nobody Higher”. Declaration is available online at several digital outlets, including iTunes, CDBaby, Spotify and more.

About Rhythm of Gospel

Rhythm of Gospel is an annual event under the leadership of Dr. Mark Rogers, filled with a variety of innovative and exciting showcases, choir competitions, pageants and achievement gala, bringing in over 6,500 tourists, church, social and civic groups, families and professionals throughout the U.S ., Canada, and Bahamas.

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Sarah Hearn
the authorSarah Hearn
Sarah Hearn is Editor-in-Chief of, founded in 2011. The site was recently named among Feedspot's Top Gospel and Christian Music Websites.  Sarah is a member of the National Association of Black Journalists and the Gospel Music Association.

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