Gospel

Reginald Dash

Reginald Dash (1958-2012) was a percussionist and actor who toured with many local and nationally-known artists. the following biography is from his online obituary:  Reginald Lamont Dash TRENTON – Reginald Lamont Dash (Harrison), 54, passed away on Sunday, Dec. 2, 2012, at the University of Princeton Hospital surrounded by his loving family. Born in Trenton, […]

Kim Covington

Kim Covington is a vocalist who has performed extensively in France and Italy. A graduate of Trenton High School, her music career began at the age of five, singing in  a church choir. She studied music at the Conservatory of Music at Trenton, and at Douglass College, Rutgers, University.  According to her website, her credits […]

Paul Robeson

Paul Robeson (1898-1976) was an  athlete, scholar, artist and activist who was revered for his almost superhuman talents and, at times, reviled for his political positions. He used his artistic talents, speaking skills and celebrity on behalf of the defendants in the infamous Trenton Six murder case. He was born in Princeton, New Jersey to […]

The Lyonells

From their Facebook page: The Lyonnells of Trenton were a gospel group who sang there hearts out to the glory of god..They were a group of women who started at St Paul AME Zion Church. A video of Barbara Trent with The Lyonells

Donald “Pup” Bolding

Donald “Pup” Bolding is a songwriter, guitarist and producer whose talents have taken him from school and church ensembles in Trenton to touring and recording gigs with such hitmakers as Nelly, Case, Deborah Cox and Sarah Dash. He co-produced Sarah Dash’s album, :The Seventh Child, and co-wrote two of the songs.

Evelyn Anita Bishop

On April 15, 2016, Shiloh Baptist Church of Trenton New Jersey honored Evelyn Anita Bishop as one of its “Wonen in White : Leading Ladies in Music.” The Trenton High graduate was born on December 20, 1915 and served as the organist for Shiloh for more than 20 years. Her late husband, Mahlon Bishop was […]

Lois Key Alexander

From Pastor Alexander’s biography on the website of Life Abundant Church of God: Elder Lois Key-Alexander, B.Ch.M., wife of Elder Leon S. Alexander, Jr., and mother of Isabelle Danielle and Joshua Benjamin, serves as the Co-Pastor of the Life Abundant Church of God where her husband is the Senior Pastor. Elder Alexander completed the Bachelor’s […]

Roy Richardson

Roy Richardson is a vocalist, saxophonist and flautist whose work ranges from jazz to R&B, Gospel and musical theater. From the artist’s bio: “Roy started playing flute at the age of 9. He performed in his first talent show when he was 14 and at that point was addicted to music.   The next year […]