Wednesday 3rd December 2003
Karen Clark-Sheard weighs in with third album for Elektra.
ONE OF the most popular of the new wave of gospel divas Karen
Clark-Sheard has released her third album, 'The Heavens Are Telling',
on Elektra Records. It entered the Top Gospel Albums chart at number
three. The album includes guest vocals from Mary Mary and Missy
Elliott and was produced by Donald Lawrence. The project also includes
six live tracks recorded at husband Pastor J Drew Sheard's church, The
Greater Emmanuel Institutional Church Of God In Christ in Detroit. One
of the standout tracks is a cover of Jill Scott's "You Love Me"
recorded as a duet with daughter Kierra "Kiki" Sheard, who recently
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