New York, NY (PRWEB) March 28, 2011
Independent record label Gomination announced today the release of its new single “Hold On To Faith” by Raven O. Raven O is an inspirational singer and provocative nightclub performer who is capable of reaching out to a diverse and wide international audience. Recently the MC for Simon Cowell’s 50th birthday, Raven O is known as an entertainer for the stars. He is continuing his successful run at a legendary nightclub “The Box” and in 2010 starred in his own off-Broadway show “Raven O, One Night With You”. His audience is often filled with A-listers including Jude Law, Sting, Josh Lucas, Lindsay Lohan, Mary J. Blige, Allan Cumming, Kevin Spacey, and Kate Moss. One fan states: “What a true pleasure to see and hear someone with extraordinary talent. I was bowled over by his singing. His interpretations of standards is quite unique. A wonderful evening.”
“Hold On To Faith” was co-written and produced by producer, songwriter, and engineer DJ Gomi, who has worked with many of today’s biggest stars including Mariah Carey, Beyonce, Janet Jackson, Madonna, Whitney Houston, Maxell, Tiesto, Three 6 Mafia Feat, Celine Dion, Ja Rule and Cindy Lauper. DJ Gomi studied under Quincy Young and was a protégé and head programmer for the legendary Junior Vasquez before launching his own record label, Gomination, in 2010. Gomination features a roster of established and emerging performers who work with Gomi in producing original music that features Gomi's unique, explosive and remarkable sound, including Kelly King, Sherry Vine, Sahara Davenport, Mila Jam and Jacqueline Dupree, among many others.
Raven O hit New York City at age 18 and quickly became a fixture in the punk and post-punk scenes. He toured as a singer with Sylvain Sylvain of The New York Dolls, performed as a go-go boy at the notorious Limelight and performed as a Cat Clubdancer. Before landing his gig at The Box, Raven spent three years in Las Vegas as one of the stars of the Cirque Du Soleil show "Zumanity".
No stranger to adversity, Raven O used his faith in God during the dark days in his life to beat drug addiction and poverty. “Hold On To Faith” is a powerful, inspirational song. It is a timeless and well-crafted composition that crosses all denominations. Inspired by Raven O and co-written by Raven O and Gomi, the song is rooted in classic gospel music yet contemporary enough to attract the younger generation.
With its lush harmonies, catchy melodies and modern beats, “Hold On To Faith” is sure to be a hit on Christian and mainstream radio alike. Raven O's voice immediately grabs the listeners, inspiring them to “Hold On To Faith”. The song is destined to become a dance floor and radio classic and is currently available through iTunes, Amazon and Beatport. DJ's all over the globe already are clamoring for permission to remix the song, and you can expect many remixes of this unforgettable composition in the near future.
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