T.D. JAKES RELEASES SACRED LOVE SONGS 2-FEATURING MUSIC INSPIRED BY HIS HIT MOVIE JUMPING THE BROOM
DALLAS, May 16, 2011—GRAMMY® Award winner T.D. Jakes’
record label Dexterity Sounds will release Sacred
Love Songs 2, the second
installment of the Sacred Love Songs
series, on May 31, 2011. The complication album was inspired by the film Jumping the Broom (Tri-Star/Columbia
Pictures), which is now the number one comedy in the nation after opening in theaters
on May 6.
The album features romantic love songs
that pair talented gospel, R&B and pop music artists who perform new songs
and classic hits. Artists include: T.D.
Jakes, Joe, Karen Clark Sheard, Kirk Whalum, El DeBarge, Bishop Paul Morton,
Fred Hammond, Ledisi, Micah Stampley, Crystal Aikin, Terry Thomas and Anaysha
Figueroa. The album is the first joint venture between Universal Christian
Music Group, T.D. Jakes and Dexterity Sounds.
Sacred Love Songs 2 features 12 songs plus spoken words
from T.D. Jakes that encourage couples to love each other as instructed by the
“The intent behind Sacred Love Songs 2 is to draw hearts back to love as God
intended. Consider Song of Solomon in
which the Bible poignantly displays romance from a biblical perspective. It is
the common language of romance that links film and music together, which is why
the film Jumping the Broom helped to
inspire a new Sacred Songs album,”
said T.D. Jakes, executive producer of the album and founder and senior pastor
of The Potter’s House church in Dallas.
released by Kirk Franklin in 1997, the lead single Love on Sacred Love Songs 2
is re-mastered and sung by Anaysha Figueroa and also features T.D. Jakes. The
artist Joe reached #2 on Urban Adult Contemporary radio’s Most Added Track for
the single Closer, featured on Sacred Love Songs 2. El DeBarge lends
his single How Could You Love Me from
his solo project Second Chance. Fred
Hammond sings My Lady & Myself,
while Micah Stampley covers Brian McKnight’s Back At One. BET’s Sunday
Best first season winner Crystal Aikin contributes her new track Just Take My Heart to the project. T.D.
Jakes and Cedric Caldwell are the album’s executive producers.
more information about Sacred Love Songs
2 visit dexteritysounds.com
For more information about Jumping the Broom visit jumpingthebroom-movie.com
About TDJ Enterprises
T. D. Jakes is a charismatic leader, visionary, provocative thinker, and
entrepreneur who serves as the senior pastor of the 30,000-member church The
Potter's House located in Dallas. Under the T.D.J. Enterprises umbrella,
a for-profit organization, are film, music, bestselling books, and other
products helping disseminate a faith-based message to a wide audience.
Visit http://tdjakes.com for more information.