MP3 Krista Alston - Keep On Keepin On
Inspirational, gospel and soul artist Krista Alston has a soulful, smooth and spirit filled voice that will capture and touch the human soul. Her music will excite you, bless you and minister to you.
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GOSPEL: Contemporary Gospel, GOSPEL: Traditional Gospel
Krista Alston began piano lessons at eight years old on the west side of Chicago.
She was appointed pianist and director of the junior choir of her church at the tender age of 8.
She is a former Chicago Public Schools music teacher who has answered to her calling to minister to the saved and the lost through her music.
Krista majored in instrumental music at Dunbar Vocational H.S. and furthered her music education at Chicago State University earning a bachelors degree in Music Education.
She developed a love for all genres of music at an early age, but her first love is Gospel/Inspirational. She studied gospel, classical and jazz music during her tenure at Chicago State University. During her study of music she realized that soul music was mandatory when performing. Her vocal style is a collective expression of all genres of music that she studied and love.
Krista''s voice is powerful yet soothing, well controlled and captivating.
She has performed with gospel greats Inez Andrews, Albertina Walker and Stanley Keeble. She has also performed with the Nichols Singers, Percy Gray and the God Is Productions, Inc Mass Choir, gospel recording artist and producer, Pastor Christoher T. Harris, Sr.
She has recorded jingles for Chuck Colbert Communications Inc. for former U.S. Senator Carol Mosley Braun, U.S. Senator Dick Durbin and Illinois States Attorney Jack O''Malley. She is featured every Saturday morning singing self composed jingle "Let''s Talk About Real Estate" on WVON AM 1450, Lynn Richardson''s "Let''s Talk About Real Estate" Talk Show.
Krista Alston is featured on the sound track
"Up Against the Wall" starring Stoney Jackson. Performances at the Back to the Root Musical at Kennedy King College with Linda Leilani Brown ( Star of Broadway Dream Girls ), The Taste of Chicago, The Roots Festival in the Bronzeville Community, and the Bobby Jones Gospel Show.
The title track "Keep On Keepin On" was a WGCI HOME JAM contest finalist in Chicago in 2002.
In collaboration with Richard Gibbs and Maurice Houston, Krista co-produced her debut album, "Keep On Keepin On".
Krista''s primary purpose is to worship and praise God during her performances. She lifts her voice for His glory and prays that souls will be saved and inspired through her music ministry.