April 25, 2013 – New York, NY) – BET Sunday Best finalist, Alexis Spight is continuing to make a name for herself in the gospel music industry. The young singer has been tapped as the featured artist for BET’s 106th & Park – “New Joint of the Day” for her hit single, “Steady.” The fun-loving video is sure to catch the attention of fans of the top-rated countdown music television show. Spight, whose debut album L.O.L. hit stores last month, has been enjoying immense success. Entering the Billboard charts at #3 in its first week of sales and remaining in the top 10 thereafter, Spight has captured the hearts of not just the gospel industry, but the music industry as a whole. Performing at some of the highest rated events in 2013 including, The CIAA Tournament, All Star Weekend Gospel Showcase, Essence Magazine’s New & Next Series, The Word Network, ESPN, and more, Alexis Spight is just getting started.
Spight has visibly noticed the change and the impact of her influence on her peers over the past few months. In particular, Spight has noticed a connection between herself and her young female fans. So much so, that Spight has decided to create a foundation for young women online to give her the opportunity to share advice with young women one-on-one to encourage them to “Live Out Loud” and value themselves as young women. Spight who is a regular celebrity blogger for Elev8.com, shares her passion for ministering to these young ladies in her latest blog post: http://elev8.com/837955/alexis-spight-up-close-thanks-gabby-douglas-you-are-inspirational/ In the post, Spight includes how inspired she was from her peer, Olympic Gold Medalist, Gabby Douglass and how she wants to connect with her fans in the way that Douglass has been able to do with hers.
Alexis Spight is currently prepping for a nationwide tour and is dedicating herself to being a role model for young women. Young ladies can sign up for the site at www.unclegpromo.com Be sure to tune into BET’s 106th and Park tomorrow to catch the premiere of Spight’s music video and be sure to pick up her Music World Gospel released album, L.O.L. on iTunes, Amazon, and in stores everywhere.