William Steward, III a true icon in the inner city of Chicago and
in the Gospel music industry, presents his highly anticipated
freshman album entitled "His Will". William Steward III always
1987 spearheading the Youth Department at First Corinthians
Church under the leadership of Rev. Harvey Spivey. He took his
calling to make a difference in the lives of the youth in and
around his community graduating quickly to the inner city of
Chicago. Young people came from far and near wanting to be
apart of his rapidly growing ministry.
He has a bachelors degree from the University of Illinois at
Chicago in African American Studies/Social Science and is
currently working on his masters in divinity
at Loyola University Chicago IL.
William Steward III is a member of the Salem Baptist Church of
Chicago, Pastor James T. Meeks since 1998.
He is currently the Minister of Music for the "Highly Favored"
youth choir and serves as the production manager at the Salem
Baptist youth church with an attendance of around 500 high
school students on a weekly basis. In addition to that he is the
administrator for the mass choir of Salem Baptist Church of
Chicago, IL under the leadership of Pastor Senator James T.
Meeks and Minister Walter Owens (Minister of Music for the
Music and Arts Ministry), with the mass choir consisting of
hundreds of members.
WILLIAM STEWARD III & V.O.P.M.:
A harmonious combination of 15 talented voices, William
Steward III & V. 0. P. M. offers a unique combination of ministry
and talent that makes this album special. Their commitment to
reach a dying world by practicing what they sing about and
"Takin' the road less traveled" ...is what sets them apart.
This uniquely gifted contemporary gospel group, William
Steward III & V. 0. P. M., has shared their message of praise,
hope, and deliverance in numerous arenas. They 've appeared on
concert billing with gospel greats such as Rev. James Moore,
Rev. Timothy Wright, Vicki Winans, Richard Smallwood,
Thomas Whitfield, Ethel Hollo-way, Inez Andrews, Angela
Spivey, Lonnie Hunter & The Voices of St Mark and Charles
Woolfork to name a few. The Album features 10 songs produced
by William Steward III, featuring the title track, "His Will",
"Your Name" and "If You Wanna Praise". Stew Records
freshman project featuring William Steward & V.O.P.M. entitled,
"His Will" is a music stew that blends Traditional,
Contemporary, Jazz and Latin flavors in a universal praise that
provides music to feed and save souls.