Out now! Total Praise: The Autobiography of Richard Smallwood – available everywhere books are sold. After over three decades as one of the most popular inspirational artists in the music business, with classic tunes such as “Total Praise”, “Center of My Joy” and “I Love the Lord” to his credit, the Grammy nominated, Stellar and […]

Sharing the title from one of his most popular songs, “Total Praise”, Grammy Award nominated Gospel Artist Richard Smallwood is set to release his autobiography, Total Praise. Some years in the making, and after much soul searching and even surprise discoveries, Richard Smallwood shares his life stories with the reader. It is sure to be […]

The Grammy-nominated singer, songwriter and pianist – Richard Smallwood – will visit Harvard University on November 19. In addition to working with students enrolled in Prof. Braxton Shelley’s The Gospel Imagination class in the Music Department, Smallwood will take part in a public event that features him in an evening of conversation with Shelley and […]


The cast of 'The Color Purple' performs a rendition of Richard Smallwood's "Total Praise."

Thank you to everyone tho attended our 5th Annual First Ladies Tea. Singer Richard Smallwood was able to bless us with a wonderful performance which you can see here. Related: Anita Wilson Performs Live At The 5th Annual First Ladies Tea Related: [Watch] First Ladies Tea Introduction & Performance By Damon Little  

Gaye Arbuckle lived through an extraordinary moment Tuesday afternoon. She sang a solo, a gospel song, which for her is nothing unusual. But on this day, there was nothing even remotely usual, or normal, or commonplace about whom she sang for. The crowd included President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama; Vice President Joe Biden […]

A little over a month after making Stellar Award history, Anthony Brown celebrates the big win with a "Stellarbration" back in his DMV hometown...

We witness countless videos of Chrisette Michelle singing Richard Smallwood’s “Total Praise”.  October this year marks the 20th Anniversary of Total Praise and Chrisette Michelle…

Karen Clark Sheard will release her 6th solo album, ‘Destined To Win,’ on Friday, July 17th. You would think that after all these years she would…