EPM Music Group and Black Smoke Music Worldwide recording artist Earnest Pugh celebrated the release of his new CD “Earnestly Yours” at the Atrium at Treetops Monday night. Several hundred friends, listeners, church members and recording artists came to support the man who recorded songs such as the Thomas Whitfield Classic, “Just For Who You Are,” “Wrapped Up, Tied Up, Tangled Up,” “The Great I Am,” and the #1 Gospel Single, “Rain On Us.” The new CD “Earnestly Yours” goes on sale Tuesday June 28th. Earnest Pugh is known for his riveting 5-octave range and his unmatched ability in weaving his crystal clear vocals around gospel music’s power ballads. This psalmist, musician, and songwriter is primed to take the industry by storm. Although seemingly out of nowhere, Earnest Pugh’s love story with music started in Memphis, Tennessee where he was discovered by groundbreaking gospel pioneer O’Landa Draper.