Congratulations Y’anna Crawley – 2012 Stellar New Artist Winner

We would like to send a special Congratulations to DMV’s own Y’anna Crawley, who will be bringing home the 2012 the Stellar Gospel Award that she won for New Artist last night, which was held at the Grand Ole Opry in Nashville, Tennessee. Excellence just continues to keep pouring out of this woman! WAY TO GO, YANNIE!!! Below, check out a personal favorite performance of mine as she was in the process of taking the crown on BET’s Sunday’s Best a few years ago. Continue reading Congratulations Y’anna Crawley – 2012 Stellar New Artist Winner

Y’anna Jumps Out The Gate at Number Two

Congratulations going out to (2009 Sunday Best winner) DC’s own Y’Anna Crawley, whose long awaited debut Gospel CD “The Promised slammed down at #2 on Billboard’s Top Gospel Albums chart. Go ahead and hit Yanna up on TWitter to give a Shout of Congrats: @Yanna_SoulSings Listen below to the track “You’re Still God” MAKE YOUR COMMENT VIA FACEBOOK BELOW: Continue reading Y’anna Jumps Out The Gate at Number Two

Yanni’s “Promise” Set For Release August 24!

FINALLY!!  From the moment I first seen Y’anna Crawley “Yanni” hit the stage many years ago at the Takoma Station, I had always hoped that more than just the DMV would be able to get the blessings of hearing the woman’s soulful, yet soothing vocals.  And within the times and moments of the Takoma Station, through the 94th Aerosquadron, and through the Amazon, we in the DMV got to watch her florish even more… whether it was via Lissen Band, Suttle Thoughts or Heaven Sent.  The last time that I personally got to see her sing was at Little Benny … Continue reading Yanni’s “Promise” Set For Release August 24!


Above is a video clip from Y’anna’s performance in BET’s “Sunday Best” (Season 2: Episode 4). As the vocal competition slowly winds down, Y’anna has found herself included into the Top 10, which gives her a ticket for another week to once again let her God’s gift of voice shine. Originally broadcasted on date: 03/29/09 LOG ON RIGHT NOW TO CAST YOUR VOTE FOR Y’ANNA: Continue reading VOTING… Y’ANNA’S THE BEST!!!