William McDowell, renowned Gospel artist is enjoying the success of his most recent project, Arise.
The popular 2-CD set has been a hit since it’s release last fall. Reaching Number 1 on the Billboard Top Gospel chart upon release, it stayed there for over 4 weeks. The album continues remain in the top 10. ARISE is packed with 23 compelling songs of worship, praise, authority, inspiration and revelation.
McDowell, an Ohio native, will be honored at an upcoming Cleveland Cavaliers game at the 8th Annual State Farm Black Heritage Celebration presented by PNC. On Friday, March 2nd, the Cavs will present Gospel Night at the Cavs vs. Chicago Bulls game with a salute to McDowell. Mt. Zion of Oakwood Village Church, a local choir will perform his hit song, “I Won’t Go Back,” and he will be awarded for his achievements as a Christian artist.
McDowell says days spent in church and playing the keyboard in his hometown of Cincinnati, Ohio during his childhood played a major role in his accomplishments
McDowell will be performing at Radio One’s upcoming Inspiration & Music Conference in Philadelphia on March 10th.