The Greatest Gift

 

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Our biggest client is the Gospel music group The Greatest Gift. This group started 3 and 1/2 years ago, has won more than 70 awards, been placed on the 59th annual Grammy ballot. In 2016, The Greatest Gift signed with Big Noise development group.   

We have won the 2015 and 2016 Pine Tree State Country Music Associations’ Gospel Band of the year, and the Down East County Music Association’s Gospel Band of the year. We also won New England’s Northeast Invitational Country Showdown’s Gospel band of the year, along with 2 #1 Gospel songs. In March 2016, we went to the North American Country Music Association International in Pigeon Forge, and won Gospel Band of the Year, Gospel Album of the Year, and a Horizon award for songwriting in all 50 states and Canada. We came back to Maine and won 12 awards at Pine Tree State Country Music Association, including Gospel Vocal Group and Gospel Album of the Year. We won 16 awards for Down East Country Music Association. For the DECMA songwriting, we won 12 awards.

In March 2017 we returned to the North American Country Music Association International competition. This year we won 16 awards including:
Instrumentalist of the Year, Adult traditional Gospel-Mike Biasin.
Duo of the Year, adult traditional Gospel- Krys and Katey Smith.
Songwriter of the Year, Adult New Gospel- Wayne Patterson for Remember I Love You.
Rising award, Album of the Year, Adult Gospel- Fishers of Men.The Greatest Gift.
Most Promising Video of the Year, adult Gospel- Meet the Band, The Greatest Gift, with video produced by Katey Smith,
Vocal Group of the Year, Adult New Gospel- The Greatest Gift:
Band of the Year, adult new Gospel, The Greatest Gift.Recently, The Greatest Gift held the #1 song on the Southern Gospel Times Top 40 fan based chart for 3 weeks in a row. The Greatest Gift is now being advertised on WCSH6.com, the website for a local TV station in Portland Maine.

The Greatest Gift records its own original music, written by its members. Our sound tracks are done in Nashville at Nashville Trax by producer and arranger Bill Watson. Our vocals are done in Seabrook NH at Bobcat Studios with Bob Catalano as engineer and vocal coach.  Musicians that have played on our albums include Jim Riley who has played with Rascal Flats, Jenee Fleanor who has played with Blake Sheldon and Martina McBride, Brent Mason, the #8 best guitar player in the world, according to Guitar Magazine. Artists Brent has been associated with include Faith Hill, Allison Krause, Blake Sheldon, Toby Keith, Reba Mackintire, Kenny Rogers, and Carrie Underwood. John Heinrich, who has played for Jerry Lee Louis, the Beach Boys, Reba Mackintire, Lorrie Morgan. David Northrop who plays with Travis Trit. Keyboardist Ron Fairchild, who has played for the Oak Ridge Boys, Mark Lowry, Gold City, the Blackwood Brothers. Steve Kingwho has played for Aretha Franklyn, Patti Smith. Thomas Wellenbacherwho has played with BJ Thomas, Brenda Lee, and Mindy Mcreedy.

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Wayne Patterson
CEO Crown King Talent Agency
The Greatest Gift
Alive! Records
& Sound The Alarm! Publishing
207-337-2296
crownkingtalent@gmail.com

Mike Biasin
VP of Operations
Crown King Talent Agency
& The Greatest Gift
crownkingtalent@gmail.com

Krys Smith,
VP of Administration
Crown King Talent Agency
& The Greatest Gift
crownkingtalent@gmail.com

 

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