"The message of gospel music can be summed up in one word: 'hope.' Hope for a better future, hope that your prayers are answered, hope that your hurdles are temporary—there are endless definitions for the hope that gospel brings."
Texas Monthly published a profile on Yolanda and her love for singing gospel in August of 2007. She explains that she was drawn to gospel, "Choosing to pursue gospel—well, for me it was like breathing. My heart was in it. Having a passion for the music, and knowing that it can heal people’s hurts, it was automatic for me."
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