Musical Messenger Variety
For something new to do Loretta went in as an Extra for the movie being filmed in Flint at the Atwood Stadium Minor League,along with Christopher and Michael Loga. Visiting DOLLYWOOD Look for Loretta's Brick on the walk of FAME! Yesterday Today And Forever released on Yankee Label National Gospel Chart February 2006 charted # 4. International Chart April 2006 # 58. Coming out in May On Top Of The Mountain/Gospel and There's A Ghost In My House Country on the Empty Sky Label.Thanks everyone and God Bless! AUGUST 2006 Music Review Top 40 Independent Inspirational On Top Of The Mountain #1. Solon Country and Country Gospel for music as homemade and fresh as tonight's dinner, which by the way is setting on the back burner. I would like to welcome all of you to Solon Country, a land where the sky is always blue and if there is enough rain the grass is always green. Loretta has been credited with many awards for her writing. Editors choice award in 1995,inducted into the International Poetry Hall Of Fame in 1996. Loretta has been nominated six years in a row for The International Poet Of Merit awards. Medallion 1999, 2000, and The Fire Of Muse trophy. Solid Silver Bowl in 2002. Loretta bio is published in the eighth and ninth edition of the International Who's Who In Poetry in Cambridge England. A former member of the Michigan Gospel Music Association as a singing duel as a member of The Disciple Gospel Group from 1989 through 1992. Then as a soloist. In 1994 Loretta began to perform her own music. From Church singings, nursing homes,benefits to outside festivals. Music is and has always been a great part of Loretta's life. Weekend jam sessions, sounds from the past imbedded into her musical memories. Which is what Solon Country is all about. Keeping a small part of the past alive in a to quickly changing world. Loretta has appeared on The Country Gospel Time hour on TV 39 several times as well as portions of Country Gospel Time radio. Loretta's music is a combination of traditional country and country Gospel, plus one easy lister Princess Di. There's heart and soul in this music,' Loretta wrote In The Mean While for her folks. Her son Michael an aspiring singer and songwriter joins in as one of the back up singers. Loretta has released on Glory Train Records,Cabin Creek Records,Circle Of Writers and Artist CD's,Country Opry, Gospel Juke Box Volume 1 and Volume 7, Western Hearts,TW CD's, as well as on her label Solon Country. Loretta's songs have been charted around the world. Loretta's Mini Edition was certified as airplay gold in Feb 2002 for her international airplay. Set back a spell and have a listen to Solon variety, and we all hope you'll come back again and again! Some of my fondest memories, the weekend family jam session. Uncle Archie playin' his guitar and picking The Wild Wood Flower. The sound brought with them from the eastern mountains of Kentucky. That back porch swing music. My mother singing now she sings in heaven. My family tree dates back close to four hundred years in the good ole USA. Cherokee Indian, German,Irish and Italian, I spent several years as a child in speech class it seems that my teacher did not appreciate that southern slang as I was told. As I always said, 'It's not my fault that I was born in Michigan!' All is well that ends well. I really hope you enjoy my Solon Country.