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Bracey

Bracey
Country:United States
Website:http://www.myspace.com/mbracey
Info:Bracey has been involved with music, since he was very young, but as he states: "I haven't always done the type of music God wanted me to. I used to love secular music and had dreams of pursuing it as a career. However, God's plans for me were much different than my own."

Passion
By his musical involvment in school he met friends, who were in total devotion to Christ. As the MC says: "Their passion rubbed off on me, and I discovered a greater spiritual life than I had ever known. Because of their influence I decided to take my first shot at full-time ministry with a singing group known as Sevyn. They are now known as Simple Faith."

Obedient
As Bracey continues: "I wanted to be obidient to the Lord, but there were still parts of me that I had reserved to myself." In early 2004 the group and Bracey parted ways. It was at this point that the Lord went deeper into His personal work on this MC.

Secular
Soon after his departure from Sevyn, he was exposed to the ministry of Elder G. Craig Lewis. His ministry played an intricate role in removing secular music from Bracey's life completely. As he states "Thus, allowing me to give my all to the Lord and letting Him use the gift He gave me as He desired. On July 4, 2004, I re-dedicated my life to Christ and was re-baptized at New Jerusalem Baptist Church in Cincinnati."

Christian music
From there, the Lord opened many doors for the MC in christian music. That same year he was featured on "The Message Radio Show Mix LP, Lesun's album "God Fearing Rap Music" (2004) and the T.H.I.S. Click Records mixtape "Serious Series Vol. 2" (2004). Bracey also started his own independent record label, "Ain't Yo Average Music."

Deal
Before the start of 2005 he signed a one-album deal with T.H.I.S. Click Records, which is headed by National Recording Artist, k-Drama. 2005 would bring further blessings as Bracey became the host of a Cincinnati Radio Show known as "Morning Inspiration". He was also named the Ast. Gospel Director of WCIN 1480am.

Guest Appearances
Many more musical features would follow. Including an appearance on:
- K-Drama's album - 14 2 Life : Illustrations Of Self
- The Message Vol. 2 : More Than A Radio Show, Mix LP
- Serious Series Volume 3
- K-Drama & MC Till - Black Guy Meets White Man
- B.I.G.S.T.E.V.E. - Serve The Lord
- DeeJay Roberts - Prodigy Of Promise

Production
He has also executive produced the first project from Ain't Yo Average Music by Deacon D.A.S., entitled "Deaconstruction: Destroy & Rebuild" (2006).

Albums
Bracey will release his debut album "...As Recorded By Matthew" on Ain't Yo Average Music/T.H.I.S. Click Records in 2007.

Release:...As Recorded By Matthew
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Media:[Audio CD]
Released:2007
Recordlabel:AYA Music
Info:The album is scheduled for 2007.
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