March 24, 2017
Gospel - Contemporary, Gospel - Traditional, Reggae
Donnie McClurkn and BeBe Winans
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Carlington Roberts is a gospel vocalist with a soul for God and the heart of a true Worshiper. He has the contemporary flair of Donnie McClurkin, Bebe Winans, Fred Hammond and Marvin Sapp combined.
He was born and raised in Kingston, Jamaica where he grew up on gospel music. He got saved and commences singing as a praise and worship leader at a local church in Miami Florida. He is truly a powerful, anointed minister of the gospel of Jesus Christ. He is a man of positive influence and humble character.
Mr. Roberts had the privilege to minister with Bishop Eddie Long of New Birth Missionary Baptist Church in Lithonia, Georgia, Bishop John Frances of Ruach Ministries from London England, and Dr. Myles Munroe of Bahamas Faith Ministries International in Nassau Bahamas.
Carlington Roberts has shared the stage with some of the biggest gospel artists in the business such as Don Moen, Vicki Winans, John Pekee, Candi Staton, Luther
Barns, Canton Jones, Jimmie Higges, Junior Tucker and Papa San.
He earned multiple nominations for the 2004 Caribbean Gospel Music Award in the Top Gospel Male Performer and New Artist categories. He also won Top Caribbean Gospel Male Singer at the 2005 Caribbean Gospel Music Awards ceremony.
On June 4, 2005, his hit Song SOAR was nominated for 5 awards at the Marlin Awards ceremony. On September 2006, Carlington received an Award for best overseas singer of the year at the Maja Awards ceremony.
On December of 2006 Carlington moved to Atlanta Georgia to start a new life under the direction of the God. In April of 2011 Carlington Roberts got selected as one of the Top 20 contestant for the BET/SUNDAY BEST season 4. He chooses to audition because God wanted to take his ministry higher and he felt that it was the right thing to do. Carlington Shocked the world with his amazing incredible voice by singing Lord I Lift Your Name on High in Reggae, in doing so it got him to the top 10 spot. He is now became an icon through the Caribbean and across the world.
To his life God has given direction, and to his gift God has given purpose, his son Giovanni Roberts.