“I am in awe of GOD! He is so amazing. Receiving any nominations from the Urban Inspirational Awards is an honor,” says Appointed. “I’m thankful to the Lord for everything that I have including my adversities and mountaintop experiences. The opportunity to minister in music for the Lord is a privilege I embrace,” she continues.
Appointed is a foot soldier, a grunt, so to speak. One could say that she is almost like a one man band or rather a one woman band because she writes, sings, promotes and produces own music. Prior to hitting the gospel music scene, Appointed acted as a children's choir director and choir member Maranatha Church in San Diego, California. Her recently released single, “Never” was released through Fly Away Records, an independent record label with nationally distributed titles. "Never" and another single "You Know" have garnered radio airplay support in several states.
About The Urban Inspirational Awards:
The Urban Inspirational Awards was created to build community awareness about positive music movement. The event honors recording artists and community leaders who are trying to make a change in their community. During the two-day event, inspirational artists from all over the country and local youth will participate in production classes, panel discussions and an awards program. Artists will be given the tools and information necessary to take an effective stance against glorifying guns, drugs, violence, street gangs and prostitution in their work. For more information about The Urban Inspirational Awards, visit http://hood704.com
Appointed is also sometimes referred to as “Pastor Wanda,” and is an Augusta, Georgia based singer/songwriter originally from Wharton, Texas. Her sound is an inviting and ministering form of Gospel music that covers a scale from R&B to Jazz to Hip Hop to Pop. Her lyrics are catchy and praisy- penetratingly sincere & creative - with rich background vocals that have mass appeal to listeners. Appointed is a Pastor, wife, mother, student and a community outreach volunteer.
More information Appointed can be found at http://www.appointed.mobi http://www.youtube.com/
About Fly Away Records
Fly Away Records (FAR) is a label with nationally distributed titles. Previous releases from Fly Away Records include Fly Away Records Presents Independents, Innersections and Just Wanna Say Thanks. Fly Away Records is a family owned label seeking to witness to a hurting world with words of hope through vinyl avenues, streets and highways. For more information, please visit www.flyawayrecords.info/