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JJ Hairston and Youthful Praise Score Number Ones On Gospel Charts

JJ Hairston and Youthful Praise Score Number Ones On Gospel Charts

JJ Hairston & Youthful Praise scored number one on Billboard’s Gospel Airplay, Gospel Digital Songs and Hot Singles charts with “You Deserve It.” You Deserve It the album also earned the #1 spot on the iTunes Gospel Album chart. The hit ballad is on Hairston’s own label that he started in 2016, Jamestown Music. The […]

Miami Mass Choir Is Bringing Back The Choir

Miami Mass Choir Is Bringing Back The Choir

The Miami Mass Choir hopes to bring back the popularity of choir music with the release of its latest album, Miami Mass Choir Live: At The Adrienne Arsht Center. The choir’s first project in fifteen years is an eclectic mix of Gospel, Praise and Worship, Contemporary Christian and Latin music sounds. The single “Lord Everything” is getting radio airplay, […]

Dondre’ T. Whitfield Hosts Special Night of TV One’s Verses and Flow

Dondre’ T. Whitfield Hosts Special Night of TV One’s Verses and Flow

Dondre’ T. Whitfield hosts the Lexus Verses and Flow special tonight 11pm ET/10pm CT on TV One. The 90-minute show features a combination of music and thirteen of slam poetry’s best and brightest spoken word artists. Setting the atmosphere with music for the NAACP Image Award nominated Lexus Verses and Flow will be Grammy nominated […]

Entertainment One Music Nashville Promotes Gina Miller to VP/GM of Urban Inspirational

Entertainment One Music Nashville Promotes Gina Miller to VP/GM of Urban Inspirational

  Entertainment One (eOne) Music-Nashville announced the promotion of Gina Miller to Vice President/General Manager of Urban Inspirational music. Before that she served as Vice President of Promotions. Miller’s promotion follows the departure of Phil Thornton from that position this past summer. Thornton is currently Senior Vice President/General Manager of RCA Inspiration-Nashville. Miller worked her […]

Willie Moore, Jr. To Present At 2016 GMA Dove Awards

Willie Moore, Jr. To Present At 2016 GMA Dove Awards

Willie Moore, Jr. has been added to the list of artist performers and presenters at the 2016 Gospel Music Association’s (GMA) 47th Annual GMA Dove Awards. The taping will take place 6:30 p.m. CT, Tuesday, October 11 at the Allen Arena on the campus of Lipscomb University in Nashville, TN. The show will air exclusively […]

19 Year Old Jekalyn Carr’s Gospel Hit “You’re Bigger” Charts On Billboard R&B Chart

19 Year Old Jekalyn Carr’s Gospel Hit “You’re Bigger” Charts On Billboard R&B Chart

Jekalyn Carr’s gospel hit “You’re Bigger” has crossed over from gospel to mainstream music charts. The song is doing exceptionally well at radio. As of September 24, it rests at the number 33 position on Billboard’s Adult R&B Radio Airplay chart – right between Drake and Tory Lanez. “You’re Bigger” remained at the number two position […]

Micah Stampley’s Vertical Worship

Micah Stampley’s Vertical Worship

One of the most powerful voices in Gospel music, Micah Stampley has released a soul-impacting album, To The King…Vertical Worship on Interface Entertainment. The man who’s voice has been compared with the phenomenal Donnie McClurkin, has delivered a praise and worship project that speaks to the hearts and souls of a multitude of audiences, from Christian […]

Kirk Franklin and Anthony Brown Nominated For Billboard Music Awards Tonight

Kirk Franklin and Anthony Brown Nominated For Billboard Music Awards Tonight

The 2016 Billboard Awards will air live tonight, May 22 at 8pm EST on ABC from the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. This year, the prestigious industry awards show will be the first non-Pay-Per-View live broadcast event from the venue. Kirk Franklin, Anthony Brown and group therAPy, Tasha Cobbs and Marvin Sapp are among the […]

Gospel Grammy Award Winners

Gospel Grammy Award Winners

The Grammy Awards 2016 was a night of tributes and a platform to make statements about life in America. Kendrick Lamar performed “Alright” and “The Blacker The Berry” from his album To Pimp A Butterfly in chains and prison garb to make a statement about injustices against African Americans. Beyoncé clarified a few things about […]

Oscars So White, Shirley Caesar On Walk of Fame and More Inspired Entertainment News

Oscars So White, Shirley Caesar On Walk of Fame and More Inspired Entertainment News

The Oscars with its lack of diversity, aka #OscarsSoWhite and its current crop of nominated films continues to be the talk of Hollywood. African American stars such as Jada Pinkett Smith and Spike Lee espousing to boycott the 2016 Oscars have caused a stir. Their actions have helped open up a dialogue once again about […]

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