Our priority is to worship God and share his Ministry in the unique manner HE has blessed us with in a joyous uplifting spiritual way.
Glorious has performed at world renowned Apollo Theater. We have ministered as the opening performers on the campus of Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, Virginia, for the legendary 60's comedian and Civil Rights activist Dick Gregory. We have also performed at Howard University in Washington, D.C.
Our A cappella style in five part harmony has afforded us the privilege of performing with such Gospel greats as, Lee Williams and the Spiritual QC’S, Doc McKenzie, Paul Beasley and the Gospel Keynotes, The Soul Stirrers of Chicago, Illinois, Shawn Slaughter , Kiera “KiKi” Sheard, Luther Barnes, Larnell Starkey & The Spiritual Seven's and Maggie Ingram to name a few.
The Harmony Sweepstakes A Cappella Festival is the premier American showcase for vocal harmony music. The annual national competition draws from hundreds of vocal groups from around the country with regional competitions in eight cities.
In their first ever showing in this type of competition, Glorious displayed their talents to a receptive Alexandria, Virginia audience and was well received. They succeeded in placing an impressive 3rd in field of 6 skilled professional groups. They also received an award for best original arrangement for their rendition of “Dig A Little Deeper”.
Recently Glorious has had the pleasure of performing with National recording artist, Luther Barnes and The Sunset Jubilaries and Bishop Neal Robinson in the 1st Annual Virginia Gospel Showcase in 2007 Theybshared the stage with Byron Cage for Black History Celebration, Chesterfield, Va.
Glorious was featured in “Legacy” a weekly television series, filmed in Richmond, Virginia. They appeared in an episode entitled “A house Divided”. Glorious has also performed in a play written, produced and directed by Pastor Mary Gleaton of Richmond, Virginia. Entitled "A Message in Our Song".
Above all Glorious has continued to minister in churches and other spiritual venues in and around Richmond Virginia, Washington, D.C. and North Carolina. We continue to be an asset to our community by assisting Mr. Rick Tatnal and Citizen Against Crime of Richmond, Virginia, in their efforts to bring about a stronger and safer community for all, through the use of hands on community activities and live performances.
We give glory to God for our talent and ability to bring His word to people in song. We realize that what we do is more than singing. It is a ministry and it is only through God’s anointing on our lives, that this is possible.
We, the members of Glorious bid you greetings. Glorious was formed in December of 1997 by group member Larry Arrington Since its conception, Glorious has become one of the premier Gospel groups in the city of Richmond.
During this time we have become a group of tight knit, polished and professional performers. Our unique A Cappella style leaves very little room for imperfections in our sound. Drawing from our individual spiritual backgrounds, and combining tried and true spirituals with an upbeat tempo. We create a unique listening experience. "We strive to touch people and leave them with a desire of wanting to know more about the Love of God.