Mississippi is the birthplace of some of gospel music greatest groups - Pilgrim Jubilees, Williams Brothers, Canton Spirituals, Jackson Southernaires, Lee Williams & Spirituals QC'S and the Christianaires.
With the release of "Delayed But Not Denied," one more name can be added to this illustrious list - The Bonner Brothers.
Cassie Bonner, the youngest sibling of The Bonner Brothers, produced this project. A Warner Brothers recording artist, Cassie has contributed songs to the soundtracks to the movie's The Brother and Love Jones. He has also contributed tracks to R&B sensation Jesse Powell.
Less than two weeks after the release, The Bonner Brothers are receiving heavy airplay in the following cities: Atlanta, Norfolk, Dallas, Austin, St. Louis, Memphis, Milwaukee, Birmingham, Montgomery, Columbia, Winston-Salem, Chattanooga, Jacksonville, Grand-Rapids, Pensacola, Jackson, Gainesville and Fayetteville.
This is what Industry Insiders are saying:
"This is one of the best CD's that I have heard in a long time. Its hard to pick just one cut because they all are very good. I think you have a hit with the The Bonner Brothers."
- Bill "Mailman" Martin . KIXL Austin, Texas
"I think you have the making of another super group in The Bonner Brothers, I listened to the entire CD and enjoyed each cut."
- Alex Snipes . Owner, President WFMV, WTGH, WLJI, WSPH, WRIT Columbia, South Carolina