Word Relaunches Southern Gospel Label
June 11, 2007 at 7:05 AM (PT)
WORD ENTERTAINMENT recently announced the relaunch of legendary Southern Gospel label CANAAN RECORDS. Southern Gospel music favorites THE HOPPERS are the first group to sign with the label. The group’s new album “The Ride” will release on SEPTEMBER 4, 2007.
Accomplished songwriter DAVE CLARK will serve as the label’s GM. He will also oversee the redevelopment of the CANAANLAND publishing imprint, which was a leading Southern Gospel publisher in the '70s and '80s.
RHONDA THOMPSON of RHONDA THOMPSON PROMOTIONS will play an integral part in the establishment of CANAAN’s role on Southern Gospel radio.