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BET’s Celebration of Gospel And More Inspired Family Entertainment News

BET’s Celebration of Gospel And More Inspired Family Entertainment News

The Music World’s biggest night of the year is about two weeks away and the excitement is building. The Recording Academy will host its 58th Annual Grammy Awards, February 15, 2016 live from The Staples Center in Los Angeles. Rapper Kendrick Lamar leads the nominations with a whopping 11. Taylor Swift and The Weeknd follow […]

Erica Campbell Expands Friends Tour

Erica Campbell Expands Friends Tour

Grammy Award winning gospel recording artist Erica Campbell expands the Erica Campbell and Friends Tour. Known to millions as one half of the gospel duo Mary Mary, Campbell topped the charts with her solo albums Help (2014) and Help 2.0 (2015) on My Block Records, the label co-owned by Campbell and her platinum selling producer […]

GMA Announces 2015 Dove Awards Nominees – Lecrae Leads Way

GMA Announces 2015 Dove Awards Nominees – Lecrae Leads Way

The Gospel Music Association announced the 2015 Dove Awards nominees August 12. Leading the nominations with seven nods is Lecrae. For KING & COUNTRY follow with five. Crowder, Matt Maher and Chris Tomlin tied with four nominations each. The GMA Dove Awards show takes place Tuesday, October 13, 2015 in Nashville, TN at Lipscomb University’s […]

Anthony Brown & Group TherAPy Tops Charts With Everyday Jesus

Anthony Brown & Group TherAPy Tops Charts With Everyday Jesus

Anthony Brown & Group therAPy tops Billboard charts with album Everyday Jesus. The Stellar Award winning duo/group responsible for the breakout 2013 award-wining hit “Testimony,” released their sophomore album July 17, 2015. By July 23, 2015 Everyday Jesus on Tyscot Music &Entertainment had obtained the number one position on the Billboard Christian/Gospel digital album sales […]

Gospel Artist Rickey Grundy Dead At 56

Gospel Artist Rickey Grundy Dead At 56

Gospel Singer, Songwriter Rickey Grundy has died at age 56. The gifted artist and composer wrote the gospel classic, “Call Him Up (Can’t Stop Praising His Name),” made a national gospel hit in the 1980’s by Keith Pringle and the Pentecostal Community Choir. The late Los Angeles resident passed away July 27, 2015. He was […]

Joy Enriquez Shouts Hallelujah Two Million Times

Joy Enriquez Shouts Hallelujah Two Million Times

Singer-songwriter Joy Enriquez is shouting “Hallelujah” over the success of her single and video from her forthcoming inspirational album. The video has received over two million views on YouTube. The talented wife of multi-Grammy Award winning producer Rodney Jerkins and mother of four children was on the road to Pop princess success in 2000. She […]

Gospel Great Andrae’ Crouch’s Celebration Of Life Ceremonies

Gospel Great Andrae’ Crouch’s Celebration Of Life Ceremonies

Andraé Crouch’s Celebration of life ceremonies will take place on Tuesday, January 20 and Wednesday, January 21 at West Angeles Church of God In Christ, 3600 Crenshaw Blvd in Los Angeles, California. Both services will be open to the public. The gospel pioneer passed away on January 8, 2015 after suffering a heart attack. He was 72. Tuesday’s […]

Legendary Gospel Singer-Songwriter Andrae’ Crouch Passes Away At Age 72

Legendary Gospel Singer-Songwriter Andrae’ Crouch Passes Away At Age 72

According to the L.A. Times, legendary gospel singer-songwriter Andrae Crouch has passed away at age 72  from complications due to a recent heart attack on Thursday, January 8 at 4:30p.m. in Los Angeles’ Northridge Hospital Medical Center. Crouch was a multi-Grammy award winner. He is best known for contemporary Christian and gospel hits such as “Take Me […]

The Manhattans Lose Two Founding Members At Close of 2014

The Manhattans Lose Two Founding Members At Close of 2014

Legendary R and B group, The Manhattans lost two founding members at the close of 2014. Singer, songwriter, and founding member Winfred “Blue” Lovett lost his battle with cancer on December 9, 2014. A memorial service for Lovett will take place Saturday, January 3, 2015. Group member Edward “Sonny” Bivins passed away on December 3, 2014. His […]

The Crop of Gospel Reality TV Shows Keeps Growing

The Crop of Gospel Reality TV Shows Keeps Growing

Gospel artists continue to cash in on reality TV with new shows bowing from major cable TV networks this fall and in 2015. Mary Mary’s We TV hit faith-based reality show scored high ratings when it debuted in 2012. Since that time, other major cable networks such as BET, Bravo TV, Oxygen and the Game […]

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