Ernie Hines/Baby Blue Records

Gospel Singer from Forest Park, IL - Will travel up to 150 miles
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MUSIC MINISTRY: Ernie Hines

REVIVALS: Concerts, Anniversaries & Special Occasions!
God is Love. Jesus is the way…

Winning souls to Christ Jesus through Faithfully sharing Gospel- Contemporary- Patriotic -Psalms - Hymns & Spiritual songs; From a Modern-Day Troubadour. Inspiring words and music; new and traditional, that leads to a loving and forgiving Savior. Luke 10: 1-3 (NLT)

Songs biblically inspired and performed by the singer/guitarist/composer, Ernie Hines. Also, performances with studio backing tracks (if facility has a sound system that accommodates USB, Cd, etc.). Ernie will perform songs from his album; There is a Way (Inspirational Songs of Faith Hope & Love), on Baby Blue Records, CDs, online.

"The music ministry of Ernie Hines tells the world the story of Jesus; the greatest story ever told!"
Christ is the visible image of the invisible God (The firstborn of all creation). He existed before anything was created and is supreme over all creation. Colossians 1: 15 (NLT)

Ernie is in good standing and an active member of his Church in Forest Park, Illinois since 1975. He actively participates in Bible study groups and has served on various committees, financial, etc. Supports Missions & Charities; and always ready with a song.
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PROFILE: Ernie Hines

By the year 2000, ERNIE HINES (singer/songwriter/guitarist) had been a recording artist for over thirty years. First on the USA Record's label, then on the Stax Records & WeProduce Records label. The singles, on Stax Record; Help Me Put Out the Flame (In My Heart) and A Better World (For Everyone).

Ernie's recordings are on the walls of the Stax Museum of American Soul Music in Memphis, TN. Check it out.

The album - Electrified Ernie Hines (WeProduce Records 1972) - over the years have inspired artists like; The Temprees, Johnny Adams, Pete Rock, John Legend & The Roots to “sample” or to “cover” songs from Ernie's “Super-rare Stax funk masterpiece “album. (BGP)
The Electrified album (now owned by Concord Music Group, Inc.) was reissued - 2009 Universal Classic & Jazz, UMC – Marketed & Distributed by Universal LLC., Japan. And in 2010, (BGP) Funk & Jazz Classics was Marketed & Distributed by Ace Records Ltd., London. Buy it CD or vinyl, wherever music is sold on the World Wide Web; at popular sites & stores.

In 2004 A philosophical (hip-hop opening rhythm) R&B/Gospel -Christian Rock – Contemporary - 12 songs CD. There is a Way: Inspirational Songs of Faith Hope & Love, another released on Baby Blue Records. It includes the patriotic song “I Love America.” Ernie's heartfelt response to the 9/11 New York Twin Towers attack!

You can also find the Vintage Northern Soul music made available in 2009 - Ernie Hines-The Early Years (the Chess Recording sessions), - Kunta Kinte (The Man) “Remembering Roots” (the PS Recording sessions), and “The Lovin' Crown” b/w “Put It to Music” Singles Only (Collector's Item) on Baby Blue Records, CD's, downloads, etc. and by order also. http://*******.**********.**********.**********.**********.**********.*** , http://*******.**********.**********.**********.**********.**********.*** Ernie Hines Music , http://*******.**********.**********.**********.**********.**********.***, http://*******.**********.**********.**********.**********.**********.***, at iTunes and around the world.

In recent years 2011, two songs with biblical and profound meaning, written by Ernie for lovers in all seasons, on any occasion or Holiday; a two-song album - Everlasting Love (The Wedding Song), and Jesus, the Christ Child (Spirit of Christmas) on Baby Blue Records, CD's, etc. Available now, get your copy. There are at least two more album of original material Ernie hopes to record.




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10+ GigMasters Bookings
Responds quickly to client requests
A GigMasters member for 5+ years
One of the most outstanding GigMasters members for 2017!
One of the most outstanding GigMasters members for 2014!
2018 - Top Gospel Singer

Christmas Party

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Erinie Hines is very professional on/off stage. His performance is very smooth and calming.

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Ernie Hines/Baby Blue Records’s Response:

Hi Leah, Thank you for your positive endorsement. I look forward to, very soon, serving you and your wonderful,l receptive, clientele again. Most sincerely, Ernie Hines

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Country Club Event

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Great performance and perfect timing and setup

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Ernie Hines/Baby Blue Records’s Response:

Dear Maria, Thank you so much for your thoughtful, kind, and high review following my performance at Via Bella Banquet for your Country Club Event. It was my pleasure and honor to be your entertainer of choice. Here's wishing you, your friends and associates, and especially the veterans, all the very best of everything. I remain with kind regards, Ernie Hines

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Private Party

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Ernie was very professional and we enjoyed having him out to our house for our party.

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Ernie Hines/Baby Blue Records’s Response:

Hi Ron, It was an honor to be your go to entertainment for your big house anniversary. Thanks for allowing me to bring the music variety for you, your family, relatives and friends. Whenever you need me again, I'm at your service. All the “best of the best” to you, Ernie Hines

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Anniversary Party

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Guests really enjoyed him!

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Ernie Hines/Baby Blue Records’s Response:

Mary, How wonderful of you, and Mr. Boustani, to include me as your main entertainment for your special anniversary. It was my pleasure and honor to be an integral part of a "unique" celebration. Thanks! Ernie Hines

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Church Service

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Thanks be the glory of Jesus we here at Calvary Baptist Church were able to have him perform for us. He are a good singer!

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Ernie Hines/Baby Blue Records’s Response:

To Calvary Baptist Church: and it's many members; I'm grateful. Thanks are to God for His blessings! Ernie Hines

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Birthday Party (Adult)

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Ernie Hines/Baby Blue Records’s Response:

Dear Amanda, Thank you so much for your 5 Star approvals. It was my joy & pleasure to be the entertainment for your wonderful ladies and men month of February birthday celebrations. The warm hospitality was superb! Whenever you need me, call me; I'll come running with more Motown sounds: and more! Regards, Ernie Hines

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Wedding Reception

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he arrived on time, actually a little early, his play list was spot on, and he gave a professional performance. we would not hesitate to use him again if the need would arise. he is a pleasure to work with and seems to genuinely like what he does.

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Ernie Hines/Baby Blue Records’s Response:

I am most appreciative for the high marks as they give me reason to do even better. Thank you. Ernie Hines

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Funeral

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Mr. Hines was perfect for the celebration of life event. His soulful voice uplifted the crowd and his guitar playing talent was delightful.

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Ernie Hines/Baby Blue Records’s Response:

Jennifer, How wonderful and how delighted I am, for the "perfect five" score you gave to me. Please know that it's much appreciated and very encouraging. May I say; “Your warm embracing, kind attention, and genuine hospitality will never be forgotten. If ever you should need me again, in good times or sad, just call and I'll be there.” Sincerely, Ernie Hines

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Private Party

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Ernie Hines/Baby Blue Records’s Response:

Bob, I thank you for the review; it is much appreciated as I always aim for the "high marks" and I constantly strive for perfection. Entertaining you and your guests was my pleasure. Sincerely, Ernie Hines

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Fundraiser

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Mr Ernie Hines is very professional and courteous he arrived way ahead of time. The audience enjoyed his musical skills and his different selections of songs . The audience thought he was well dressed and enjoyed being asked to participate in his sing a longs. Overall I was pleased with his performance .

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2018
Dec
25
Christmas Party
Chicago, IL
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
2018
Dec
25
Symphony of Lincoln Park
Chicago, IL
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
2018
Nov
17
Country Club Event
La Grange, IL
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
2018
Nov
17
Via Bella Banquet
Countryside, IL
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
2018
Nov
10
Retirement Party
Chicago, IL
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
2018
Nov
10
La Villa
Chicago, IL
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
2018
Sep
2
Forest Park Baptist Church
Forest Park, IL
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
2018
Aug
24
Celebration
Chicago, IL
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
2018
Aug
24
8001 S. Western Ave.
Chicago, IL
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
2018
Jul
6
Glen Elston Nursing Home
Chicago, IL
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
2018
Jun
17
Father's Day Party
Frankfort, IL
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
2018
Jun
17
Father's Day Party
Frankfort, IL
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Tequila
Champs
Fever
"Little Willie" John
Simon Says
1910 Fruitgum Co.
Let's Stay Together
Al Green
Spanish Eyes
Al Martino
Jealous Heart
Al Morgan
Ventura Highway
America
Snowbird
Anne Murray
Sugar Sugar
Archies
The Thrill is Gone
B. B. King
I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry
B.J. Thomas
A Hard Day's Night
Beatles
And I Love Her
Beatles
Lady Madonna
Beatles
Yesterday
Beatles
Here Comes The Sun
Beatles
How Can You Mend A Broken Heart
Bee Gees
Words
Bee Gees
Spanish Harlem
Ben E. King
Just The Way You Are
Billy Joel
Blowin' In The Wind
Bob Dylan
Lay Lady Lay
Bob Dylan
Man Gave Names To All The Animals
Bob Dylan
No Woman No Cry
Bob Marley
Eighteen Yellow Roses
Bobby Darin
Things
Bobby Darin
Beyond The Sea
Bobby Darin
Mack The Knife
Bobby Darin (from"The Three Penny Opera"
Honey
Bobby Goldsboro
Sunny/Coming Home, medley
Bobby Hebb
Beer Barrel Polka (Roll Out The Barrel)
Bobby Vinton
My Melody Of Love
Bobby Vinton
Mary's Boy Child
Boney M
So Many Ways
Brook Benton
A Little Bitty Tear
Burl Ives
Oh Mary Don't You Weep
Burl Ives & Johnny Cash
Morning Has Broken
Cat Stevens
Kiss an Angel Good Morning
Charley Pride
Behind Closed Doors
Charlie Rich
The Most Beautiful Girl
Charlie Rich
Color My World
Chicago
Limbo Rock
Chubby Checker
The Twist
Chubby Checker
Memphis
Chuck Berry
Wolverton Mountain
Claude King
A Lover's Question
Clyde McPhatter
Too Late to Turn Back Now
Cornelius Bros & Sister Rose
Have You Ever Seen The Rain?
Creedence Clearwater Revival
Proud Mary
Creedence Clearwater Revival
Teach Your Children
Crosby, Stills, Nash, & Young
I Hear You Knockin'
Dave Edmunds
Every Woman
Dave Mason
Memories are Made of This
Dean Martin
I'll Never Fall In Love Again
Dionne Warwick (From musical, "Promises, Promises")
Lord, I Hope This Day Is Good
Don Gibson
Tiny Bubbles
Don Ho
And I Love You So
Don McLean
Save the Last Dance for Me
Drifters
This Magic Moment
Drifters
Under the Boardwalk
Drifters
Lyin' Eyes
Eagles
Peaceful Easy Feeling
Eagles
The End
Earl Grant
For Your Love
Ed Townsend
Blue Christmas
Elvis Presley
Blue Hawaii
Elvis Presley
Can't Help Fallin' in Love
Elvis Presley
Don't Be Cruel
Elvis Presley
It's Now or Never (O Sole Mio)
Elvis Presley
Welcome to My World
Elvis Presley
AL DI LA (You're Everything to Me)
Emilio Pericoli in movie, ROMAN ADVENTURE
After The Lovin'
Engelbert Humperdinck
Wonderful Tonight
Eric Clapton
A Time to Unwind
Ernie Hines
All That Glitters Is Not Gold
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Anything Worth Having (Is Worth Waiting For)
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Close To Thee
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Come On Y'all
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Dance (Any Way You Can)
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Everlasting Love (A Wedding Song)
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Guitar Melody in C
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Guitar Sonata in G Major
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Its Me (Standing in the Need of Prayer-
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Just a Second (My Love)
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My Guitar Boogie
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New Orleans Shuffle
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Put It to Music/ Rap Style
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Your Love (Is All I Need)
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All I Have to Do Is Dream
Everly Brothers
Let It Be Me
Everly Brothers
It's All In The Game
Four Tops
It Was A Very Good Year
Frank Sinatra
Before The Next Teardrop Falls
Freddie Fender
Vaya Con Dios
Freddie Fender
The Impossible Dream
From musical, Man of La Mancha
They Call the Wind Maria
From the Broadway musical, PAINT YOUR WAGON
Jean
From the film "The Prime Of Miss Jean Brodie"
To Each His Own
From the film, TO EACH HIS OWN
Looking For Love (In All the Wrong Places)
From the movie soundtrack, Urban Cowboy
Stand By Me
From the movie soundtrack, Urban Cowboy
Could I Have This Dance
From the movie soundtrack, URBAN COWBOY
Raindrops Keep Fallin' On My Head
From the movie, "BUTCH CASSIDY And The SUNDANCE KID"
Makin' Whoopee
From the movie, MAKIN' WHOOPEE
Everybody's Talkin' (Echoes)
From the movie, Midnight Cowboy
Somewhere Over The Rainbow
From the movie, Wizard of Oz
Begin The Beguine
From the musical, Broadway Melody of 1940
White Christmas
From the musical, Holiday Inn
Summertime
From the opera, Porgy and Bess
THE GIRL FROM IPANEMA
Garota De Ipanema
A Hundred Pounds of Clay
Gene McDaniels
How Great Thou Art
George Beverly Shea
Hey Good-Looking
Hank Williams
All My Trials
Harry Belafonte
Danny Boy
Harry Belafonte
Day O (Banana Boat Song)
Harry Belafonte
Jamaica Farewell
Harry Belafonte
Marianne
Harry Belafonte
Love Lifted Me
Howard E. Smith
Goodnight Irene
Huddie Ledbetter
It's Alright
Impressions
People Get Ready
Impressions
Coming Home
Instrumental
Hold It
Instrumental
La Bamba
Instrumental
Mercy Mercy
Instrumental
Here Comes The Bride/The Wedding Song
Instrumental/Song
(I'll Be Loving You) Always
Irving Berlin
Put A Little in Your Heart
Jackie DeShannon
Rockin' Robin
Jackson 5
He Don't Love You (Like I Love You )
Jerry Butler
Sanctuary
Jesse Dixon
The Birds and The Bees
Jewel Akens
Margaritaville
Jimmy Buffett
Don't It Make You Wanna Go Home
Joe South
Country Roads
John Denver
I'm Sorry
John Denver
Sunshine on My Shoulders
John Denver
TODAY
John Denver
I Heard the Bells on Christmas Day
Johnny Cash
I Still Miss Someone
Johnny Cash
Ring of Fire
Johnny Cash
Silver Bells
Johnny Mathis
Winter Wonderland
Johnny Mathis
Hold Me Tight
Johnny Nash
I Can See Clearly Now
Johnny Nash
Then You Can Tell Me Goodbye
Johnny Nash
Feliz Navidad
Jose Feliciano
Little Drummer Boy
Jose Feliciano
Yellowbird
Kingston Trio
Loving Her Was Easier
Kris Krisofferson
Help Me Make It Through The Night
Kris Krisofferson
Blue Bayou
Linda Ronstadt
What A Wonderful World
Louie Armstrong
I Believe In Music
Mac Davis
He's Got The Whole In His Hands
Mahalia Jackson
Rivers of Babylon
Melodians
Heal The World
Michael Jackson
(Won't You Come Home) Bill Bailey
Mills Brothers
Cab Driver
Mills Brothers
Ramblin' Rose
Nat "King" Cole
Song Sung Blue
Neil Diamond
Play Me
Neil Diamond
Sweet Caroline
Neil Diamond
Laughter In The Rain
Neil Sedaka
Long May You Run
Neil Young
Mr Bojangles
Nitty Gritty Dirt Band
(Sittin' On) The Dock of The Bay
Otis Redding
When A Man Loves A Woman
Percy Sledge
Baby I Love Your Way
Peter Frampton
I Can't Stop Loving You
Ray Charles
Only You
Ringo Starr
Husbands and Wives
Roger Miller
Walk Right In (Sit Right Down)
Rooftop Singers
Our Day Will Come
Ruby & The Romantics
Having A Party
Sam Cooke
Cupid
Sam Cooke
When a Boy Falls in Love
Sam Cooke
Win your Love For Me
Sam Cooke
Wonderful World
Sam Cooke
You Send Me
Sam Cooke
Guantanamera
Sandpipers
Joshua fit the Battle of Jericho
Sister Rosetta Tharpe
Sweet City Woman
Stampeders
Get Ready
Temptations
My Girl
Temptations
Strangers In The Night
THEME from "A Man Could Get Killed"
More (Than The Greatest Love)
Theme from "Mondo Cane"
Moon River
Theme from movie, BREAKFAST AT TIFFANY'S
Easter Parade
Theme from movie, EASTER PARADE
Island in the Sun
THEME from movie, Island In The Sun
Never On Sunday
Theme from movie, Never On Sunday
New York, New York
Theme from NEW YORK, NEW YORK
The Love Boat
THEME from THE LOVE BOAT
Blue Moon
Title song for the film, Manhattan Melodrama
The Solid Rock
Traditional
When the Saints Go Marching In
Traditional/Dixieland
Lemon Tree
Trini Lopez
Michael (Row the Boat Ashore)
Trini Lopez
Christmas Songs, 25 or more...
Various Artists
Kansas City
Wilbert Harris
Last Mile of the Way
Willie Banks
Old Rugged Cross
World's Favorite Hymns #1
In The Garden
World's Favorite Hymns #2
Jesus Loves Me
World's Favorite Hymns #3
What A Friend We Have In Jesus
World's Favorite Hymns #4
Amazing Grace
World's Favorite Hymns #5
Groovin' (On a Sunday Afternoon)
The Young Rascals
Acoustic Guitar
Folk Singer
Gospel Singer
R&B Singer
Country Singer
Motown Singer
Reggae Singer
Variety Singer
Beach Music Singer
Christian Rock Singer
70's Hits One Man Band
Singer Guitarist
Celebrations
Funerals
Picnic
Concerts
Banquets
Conventions
Festivals
Fundraisers
Birthday Parties (Kids)
Birthday Parties (Adult)
Wedding Receptions
Engagement Parties
Family Reunions
Christmas Parties
Grand Openings
Holiday Parties
Memorial Services
Private Parties
Retirement Parties
Church Services
Sweet 16 Parties
Valentine's Day Parties
Anniversaries
New Year's Eve Parties
Wedding Cocktail Hours
College Reunions
Community Events
July 4th Parties
Mother's Day Parties
Corporate Functions
Please note Ernie Hines/Baby Blue Records will also travel to Hines, Maywood, Oak Park, River Forest, Berwyn, Broadview, Crest Hill, Riverside, Stone Park, Brookfield, Bellwood, Chicago, Cicero, Elmwood Park, Melrose Park, River Grove, Westchester, Berkeley, Hillside, La Grange Park, Lyons, Franklin Park, Bedford Park, Elmhurst, Harwood Heights, Hinsdale, La Grange, Park Ridge, Schiller Park, Summit Argo.
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