The year 2010 brings high hopes for Black Smoke Music World Wide, Inc. with the upcoming release of James Fortune and FIYA’s new album “Encore” set to hit stores January 26, 2010. Presently, this new album is gracing Billboard Music charts, and has secured a no. 13 spot. In the New Year, the “Encore” album is expected to return an even greater success than its predecessor “Transformation” which opened gospel to a new wave of victory with hits such as “I Trust You”, this single broke grounds in 2009 by reigning #1 on Gospel National Airplay for an astounding 29 week run.
The unique vibe and essence of the pending album “Encore” is sure to captivate gospel audiences. This album features cameos by popular gospel recording artists such as Kierra “KiKi” Sheard, William Murphy, Zacardi Cortez, Lowell Pye, J Drew Sheard, Anaysha Figueroa, Isaac Caree and Canton Jones, who are sure to bring sounds of familiarity to the synergies of James Fortune and FIYA.
Currently, listeners can gain insight into what to expect from the upcoming “Encore” album by checking out the hit single “Encore”. This new single has set industry standards and forecasts a bright upcoming quarter. Songs such as “Battle is Over” and “He Always Makes A Way” are also true testaments written to motivate and inspire all listeners to transcend current paradigms.
The year 2010 is also a year in which Black Smoke Music World Wide, Inc. is aimed at increasing artist and label awareness through the introduction of its “grass roots” promotional venture, “Church- Teams”. “Church-Teams” are street teams assembled to distribute word of mouth advertising and build a channel of communication between the listeners and the label.