fter 35 years as a recording artist and being signed with one of the largest Christian music labels in the country, Sparrow Records, now known as Capital records, Norman Hutchins has recorded more than 15 CDs to his credit. Two Grammy Awards one Gold and one Platinum album, and a host of nominations from Stellar Awards, Dove Awards, BMI Awards, to Soul Train Music Awards. Recently, Norman and his wife Karen have launched their own record company music group, Impact Records Music Group, known as IR Music Group. Our vision for IR Music Group, is to help keep Gospel music alive, to sign, and help develop new and upcoming artist, as we teach them the music business. Distributed through one of the major players in Gospel music today, the label is positioned to maximize the new way of doing music through streaming, and all digital outlets. This gives IR Music Group the vehicle to share its music across the country, and around the world. IR Music Group is bi-coastal ranging from the State of Delaware to Los Angeles, California
Bishop Norman Hutchins, visionary, humanitarian and trendsetter is the Founder and Senior Pastor of Frontline Ministries, Inc., of Dover, Delaware.
Within IR Music Group’s first year, the label has experienced great success, with four of its signed artist charting in the Top positions of BDS charts simultaneously. The label motto is “Building the Kingdom through the Sound of Music.” IMPACTING RADIO NOW! This upbeat high energy church groove will take you straight into a praise dance. “Shout Like You Got It” `available on all digital platforms
Born in Kinston, North Carolina Bishop Hutchins moved to the state of Delaware where he was called to ministry at the tender age of 8 and licensed as a minister at the age of 12. By the age of 19, he relocated to Los Angeles, California where he received his Bachelors’ degree from The Ministerial Theological Training Institute; a Master of Divinity degree in Biblical Counseling from Liberty University and his Doctorate degree in Church Administration.
ABOUT Norman Hutchins
In 1989 Bishop Hutchins became a member of West Angeles Church of God in Christ in Los Angeles. There he served as Director of Social Services, Executive Minister of Music and State Minister of Music under the leadership of Bishop Charles E. Blake, Presiding Bishop of the Churches of God in Christ.
Launching his career as a national recording artist in 1990, he has recorded some of gospel’s noted songs like “Emmanuel”, “God’s Gotta Blessing with My Name on It”, “Jesus I Love You”, and his signature song “Battlefield”.
He is currently pastoring Frontline Ministries of Dover, Delaware, a church that he and his wife (Karen Hutchins) birthed in 2003. He has now been preaching for 50 years and pastoring for 25 years.
Bishop Hutchins has always been a servant on the front line. His purpose is to glorify God, evangelize the lost and edify the body of Christ. His motto is, “The worst is over and the best is yet to come!!”