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New Gospel From Koryn Hawthorne, R&B From Freddie Jackson


Sunday, July 18

It's brand new gospel music from Koryn Hawthorne this week on Soulsations, plus a selection from R&B balladeer Freddie Jackson's latest album Love Signals. Also: Babyface, Jill Scott, Anthony Hamilton, the Commodores and Cameo are on the way. And Raul Midón talks with us about his writing process for his engaging tunes including, "Ride On A Rainbow."

This week’s DoubleTake features the 1968 classic "You’re All I Need To Get By" by Marvin Gaye and Tammi Terrell. We'll hear the original and a cover by Jerard & Jovaun.

Here's the official music video for "Sunday" from Koryn Hawthorne:

Koryn Hawthorne - Sunday (Official Music Video)

Carla Eckels is Director of Cultural Diversity for News and Engagement at KMUW. She has been an award-winning announcer and news producer for KMUW since 1996. Carla also produces and hosts the R&B and gospel show Soulsations that airs Sundays at 6 a.m. and 6 p.m. She annually emcees Gospelfest at the Wichita River Festival and was voted Best Disc Jockey by subscribers of The Community Voice. Prior to coming to KMUW, Carla was the local host for NPR’s Morning Edition at WYSO in Yellow Springs, Ohio, and co-hosted a nationally syndicated gospel radio show in Cincinnati. Carla was also program director for KIBN, the Inspirational Black Network in Wichita, hosted the Joyful Sounds gospel show on Q92-FM and produced the number one gospel radio show on KSJM 107.9 JAMZ from 2004 to 2007.