James Fortune

Houston Releases ‘The Book of John’

Contemporary Gospel recording artist, songwriter, musician, and entrepreneur John Houston released his sophomore project, The Book Of John – EP (Visionary Music Group)

Zacardi Cortez Releases ‘You Don’t Know’

Over the last decade, Zacardi Cortez’s muscularly dynamic vocals have established him as one of soul music’s new leaders. The gruff-voiced tenor has scored No. 1 hits such as “1 on 1” and “Oh, How I Love You,” which recently spent a dozen weeks atop the Billboard Gospel Airplay chart. Now, he’s recorded his most heartfelt musical statement yet with “You Don’t Know” (Black Smoke Music Worldwide). It opens softly with Cortez singing, “You don’t know what I’ve been through, let me share my story with you,” and he goes on to reminisce about some of his real-life challenges. Then,