Like the sun climbing into the eastern sky Gospel artist Tere’sa [pronounced – “Tur-Es-Uh”] reemerges from behind the veil with her long awaited follow-up album, ‘Glory & Honor’ to be released spring 2010 on Atlanta based LIFE Records.
An anointed and creative singer/songwriter Tere’sa boasts an impressive repertoire of original music that personifies her artistry as a woman after God’s own heart and her innate ability to sing from the heart with emotive intensity and relativity.
Garnering experience as a chanteuse for Christ her talent flourished as background vocalist, supporting vocalist with the Higher Living Christian Church formerly New Birth South Metropolitan Church women’s choir (metro-Atlanta), to sharpening her gift of song by sharing the stage with the likes of Beverly Crawford, Bishop Virgil Patterson, the Canton Spirituals, to Richard Smallwood.
Putting feet to her faith her music ministry passage has garnered her several awards, winning numerous vocal competitions and participating in various choirs and ensembles throughout the US. From political venues, charity fundraisers, community events, national conferences, youth empowerment workshops and street outreach – this spiritual colossus has come into her own as an anointed artist destined to reach the masses with her powerful message of God’s love through her example of faith, her testimony, and spiritually stirring music.
Fans of soulful and celebratory music will be inspired by the lead single “Celebrate” from Tere’sa’s sophomore effort, ‘Glory & Honor.’ “Celebrate” re-introduces audiences to her since her decade long hiatus from the music scene. Offering a feel good vibe that ministers to both the spirit and soul with head nodding grooves that fans of R&B will appreciate and maintaining a traditional Gospel sensibility that Gospel lovers will relate to, ‘Glory & Honor’ solidifies Tere’sa as consummate artist.
From the album’s title track “Glory & Honor,” “Just Believe,” to “Warriors,” Tere’sa hits the figurative bull’s eye for inspiration and epitomizes her purpose with the album’s title, Glory & Honor.
Releasing her1999 debut album ‘Sanctuary,’ Teresa explains the inspiration behind her music, “My music incorporates elements of praise and worship and it is the culmination of many years of experiencing the goodness of the Lord. I’ve had to personally trust Him to overcome the various obstacles that I’ve faced.”
Since the release of her first album she has toured extensively on local and regional circuits throughout North America and has successfully garnered a loyal fan base. With the release of her long awaited follow-up, ‘Glory & Honor’ Tere’sa continues to strives for the spirit of excellence in Christ and that dedication is apparent by her new musical montage.
Tere’sa has truly graced us with an opportunity to “Celebrate” His “Glory & Honor”!