Rev. Yolanda's Country Gospel Kirtan combines Country Gospel, Native American, and Hindu Kirtan music combined with New Thought lyrics, and the occasional House Music beat. Think Pedal Steel, Acoustic Guitar, Tabla, Native American Flute. Lush vocals and harmonies with a touch of chanting.
Rev. Roger Anthony Yolanda Mapes is a singer/songwriter/drag performer and Interfaith Minister who's work as an Artist and Sacred Activist has earned him a place in The GLBT Hall Of Fame. He has been called:
" The Alien Love Child of Louise Hay and John Waters, with a splash of Tammy Faye ! "
Rev. Roger Anthony Yolanda Mapes (RoYo) is an eccentric, and ecstatic performer with a southern rock, country gospel style. He brings his message of Non Duality into every event by merging GLBT and Mainstream Popular Culture with Integrated Spirituality. With a soulful voice, a message of oneness, great costumes, and a wicked sense of humor, his shows and CDs emphasize love, beautiful melodies, interesting stories, and a bit of inspiration.