Since 1980, gospel music fans world-wide have been in love with the trend-setting style of Gold City. With 10 number one songs, multiple radio hits, and numerous industry accolades, this Dove Award-winning quartet has achieved legendary status as they have remained atop the gospel charts consistently in each of the past four decades. They have won over 60 Singing News Fan Awards as a group and among the individual group members, and they’ve introduced some of the most important songs in all of gospel music to audiences everywhere, including “Midnight Cry,” “Under Control,” “I’m Not Giving Up,” “It’s Still The Cross,” and “In My Robe of White.” In 2017, the crowning achievement of being named to the Gospel Music Hall of Fame forever solidifies what thousands of loyal gospel music followers already know—Gold City will forever be the standard of excellence for gospel quartet music.
Some of the most talented and notable names in gospel music can trace their roots back to Gold City including Ivan Parker, Brian Free, Mike LeFevre, Jonathan Wilburn, Jay Parrack, Steve Ladd, Tim Parton, and many others. At the helm to lead this group since its inception has been Hall of Fame Bass Vocalist Tim Riley, who remains a vital part of this group although no longer touring. His constant support, encouragement, and prayers are perpetually felt by those carrying on the grand tradition of Gold City today.
Currently, Daniel Riley is at the helm of the present-day Gold City that continues to regularly tour the United States as well as several foreign countries. His outstanding baritone voice, emcee ability and leadership make up the foundation of this quartet that is carrying on the legacy that was established by his father’s generation. He is joined by three outstanding vocalists who continue to produce music that inspires and uplifts their fans while keeping that trend-setting style and standard for which Gold City has always been known Scott Brand brings a powerful lead voice to the group, which he uses with great energy. Thomas Nalley’s clear tenor and inspiring testimony are welcomed by all who hear him. Hand-picked by Tim Riley for the bass position, Chris West’s booming bass voice puts the finishing touches on what is now the Gold City sound for the next generation to come. The quartet is accompanied by pianist GW Southard, who adds the perfect musical accompaniment to the group’s stellar four-part harmony.
As Gold City moves into the future, it is clear that the group is in good hands—and good voices—as folks everywhere are discovering night after night. This hit songs, the stellar vocals, and the class and style that have always been still are, unmistakably, Gold City.
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