Solomon Bozeman

Solomon Bozeman

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With a creative and unique sound which blends jazz, gospel, classical and r&b tones to produce a fresh inspirational and urban sound, Bozeman's dedication to disseminating the message of the gospel through song is a blessing to all who hear.

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Biography

A native of Florida, and a United States veteran, Bozeman has been in muisic for over twenty five years recognized internationally as a talented musician, songwriter, vocalist, director and producer. Bozeman has recieved awards from Billboard and Sony for his songwriting talent.

Bozeman has toured the midwest and throughout the southeastern states. He also toured the Mediterranean, Italy, France, Spain, Bosnia, Hungary, Kosovo,Macedonia and Budapest, entertaining our U.S. soldiers and NATO Forces as a performer for the USO/Armed Forces Entertainment.

As a musical director for the world famous Harlem Gospel Choir, has presented throughout the United Kingdom and Ireland; continuing the production with them in Switzerland, Malta, Jersey and Belgium. They completed a succesful tour of South America with concerts in Brazil, Argentinia, and Uruguay - performing both on stage and television. After returning to the United States he directed the Harlem Gospel Choir at the Indiana University of Pennsylvania. The acclaimed poet Nikki Giovanni also spoke at that fuction.

An ordained Baptist Minister since 1992, Bozeman has remained active in the local community. Most acknowledged for training and developing choirs, and conducting songwriter's/music workshops. Numerous churches and organizations has recognized his professional expertise, with various awards, Letters of Honor and Certificates of Appreciation. Bozeman has worked with notable gospel artists, such as Dr. Leonard Scott of Tyscott Records, and the Mississippi Mass Choir. Results of a project with Grammy and Dove nominated producer Brian Hardin of Temple Hall Communications in Nashville Tennessee can be heard on songs - "Stand Up", "If You Want Him To", and "That Man From Galilee" from Bozeman's previous CD entitled That Man From Galilee.

Bozeman has worked with and directed the Gospel Songwriter's Workshop Mass Choir in Pensacola, Florida for gospel legend Evangelist Dorothy Norwood, an original member of the renowned gospel group, The Caravans. I have also worked with gospel artists William Becton and Brent Jones of the group Brent Jones and The T. P. Mob.

In August 2003 He performed at the B.R.E. Conference in Washington D.C. with featured artists Roy Ayers, Virtue, Rizen, Improp2, Ayanna Gregory, and others. He has toured Germany, Austria, and Slovokia with Star Intertainments' Black Gospel Singers of Germany as co-musical director from November 2003 through February 2004. In October 2004 He presented in Japan with the Tommy Tomita Harlem Tour. He has also toured with Lanz Production's The Very Best of Black Gospel from November 2004 until February 2005 throughout Germany and Austria; completing a return engagement for the 2005 -2006 season.

Founder of the gospel group Seraphim Worship and Praise and The New York Gospel Choir. He and his group (SWP) toured France and Switzerland in October and November 2005. He is a member of The Recording Academy, a member of The Gospel Music Association (GMA); a member of The National Music Publisher's Association / Harry Fox; a publisher and writer with the American Society of Composers, Authors, and Publishers (ASCAP); a member of the NAACP, and supporter of Feed The Children Foundation. With a creative and unique sound which blends jazz, gospel, hip hop and classical tones to produce a fresh inspirational and urban sound. I am dedicated to disseminating the message of the gospel through music and songs of inspiration for all to hear.

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"Rhythm and Good News"

Lyrics

Tell Me, Can We Make It ?

Written By: Solomon Bozeman

Chorus 1 : Tell me can we make it, without Jesus in our lives, Can we live without Christ, Oh I want to know, Do you believe can we make it, without Christ in our Lives, oh tell me, oh tell me.

Verse 1 : I can't believe, what my eyes are seeing, people living without the fear of God, in there hearts. Does anybody believe, that Jesus is what we need. To make it through this life, if not tell me what's right.

Chorus 2 : Oh I want to know, do you believe can we make it, without Christ in our lives, oh tell me, oh tell me.

Verse 2 : Tell me you can, live in sin and not worry deep within. About your Life, do you know what's right , people we need Jesus Christ
to make it , through this wicked oh
life

Chorus 2 : Oh I want to know do you believe can we make it. Without Christ in our lives, Oh tell me, Oh tell me

Jesus, Is My Light

Written By: Solomon D. Bozeman

Jesus, is My Light. He is, my,
everything. Jesus, is my life, he is,
my, everything. He want let you down. He is there he's always
around. I can go to him in prayer
because, he's listening he's right there.
Repeat:

Jesus, is My Light. He is, my,
everything. Jesus, is my life, he is,
my, everything.

Tenor's: He's my all and all
Alto's : He's my all and all
Soprano’s: My all and
All together: All, he's been good
to me, in him I will, I will believe
He is Blessing me. My rock, my
sword, my shield
Repeat:

Jesus, He arose

Written By: Solomon D. Bozeman, David S. Bozeman, Chloe J. Bozeman

Chorus: Jesus He arose in my soul; now I will let Him take control

Lead: It's not hard to do, I'm talking to you. If you really love God, I know He'll see you through.
He won't let you down, I've come
to know. He's in your heart and He'll
never ever part. For He cares for you and He loves you too. That's why He died, and right now, He's alive.

Chorus: Jesus He arose in my soul; now I will let Him take control.

Lead: I lived like the world when I left home. I did what I wanted too, a lot of things went wrong. I needed some help to find my way out, something my friends new nothing about so, I prayed to the Lord, take me in your arms and hold me close, and rain down on me, rain down on me. And fill me Lord with your Holy Ghost, and I'll see your praise unto you I'll sing.

Chorus: Jesus He arose in my soul; now I will let Him take control.

Bridge: Jesus loved and He cared you see; He died for me, back on Calvary. He gave He's life, the ultimate sacrifice, so that we might have a chance to the tree of life. Now He ever lives, joy to the world He gives. if you trust in Him put your faith in Him. Now He lives in me, I want the whole world to see that He lives in me.

Chorus: Jesus He arose in my soul; now I will let Him take control.

Chorus: He arose, in my soul........

I Want The World To Know

Written By: Solomon D Bozeman

Chorus: I want the world to know, that I really love you so I’ll, stay with you all of
my life, for in a time of urgency, you where there to rescue me I’ll, love
you forever and always.

Verse: I have grown to know, that in this world, friend aren’t always there, but I
have one consolation and that’s my salvation, in you Lord do I live and I
breathe, yeah !

Chorus: I want the world to know, that I really love you so I’ll stay with you all of
my life, for in a time of urgency, you where there to rescue me I’ll, love
you forever and always.

Verse2: I have found in you, a hiding place, where peaceful water’s flow. And it’s
so nice to know, that you are there, it’s so good to know that you care.
When thing’s don’t go right you are there to give me insight, on how to
make it through the night, I know you care for me, and you’ll never let me
Down. For with you in my live, I know that everything is alright, even
when I go through, my darkest night, I know you care and you’ll be right
there. Yeah !

Chorus: I want the world to know, that I really love you so I’ll stay with you all of
my life, for in a time of urgency, you where there to rescue me I’ll, love
you forever and always.

Verse3: For with you in my live, I know that everything is alright, even when
I go through, my darkest night, I know you care and you’ll be right there
Yeah !

Chorus: I want the world to know, that I really love you so I’ll stay with you all of
my life, for in a time of urgency, you where there to rescue me I’ll, love
you forever and always :repeat

Sharole Publishing (ASCAP)

Discography

CD-Album:
Solomon Bozeman
and SWP
Songs Of Solomon

Singles - Send Him On Down
Jesus, He Arose

CD-Album:
That Man From Galilee

Singles - Tell Me, Can We Make It ?
That Man From Galilee

Set List

There are two set, each set is at least fifty minutes. We can and do perform cover songs when it's appropriate.

First Set :

Intro : Jesus Is Love - E flat

1. We Are Saved - F major

2. I Want The World To Know - B flat

3. You’re All I Need - C major

4. Glory, Glory - F major

5. Jesus Is My Light - D flat

6. Trust In God - G major

7. In Christ Jesus - G major

8. Worthy - A flat

9. Send Him On Down - F major

10. Oh Happy Day - G major

Second Set :

11. He Arose - D minor

12. Tell Me, Can We Make It ? - F major

13. Traditional Church Medley: - cover tunes

14. Not What You Feel - A flat

15. That Man From Galilee - E flat

16. If You Want Him To - C major

17. He’s Able - F major - cover tune

18. We All Must Live As One - A flat

19. Why Don’t You Try Him ? - C major

20. Encore - [Celebrate - G major,
Keep Your Head To The Sky - F major ] - cover tunes