Much has been said and written about the life and death of Whitney Elizabeth Houston and still there is a politically incorrect but eternally Â significant question regarding her life and death. Simply put, “Did Whitney Houston go to Heaven?” Kim Burrell said she did. Kevin Costner said she did. Marvin Winans, her eulogist, was expected […]
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The 43rd Annual Dove Awards will take place in Atlanta’s Fox Theater on April 19. Among the nominees are Urban/Gospel faves Kirk Franklin (Male Vocalist of the Year), LeCrae (Artist of the Year), Kim Burrell (Urban Recorded Song of the Year) and William McDowell (Worship Song of the Year). Here isÂ a full list of nominees: […]
Tina Campbell, one-half of sister mega duo Mary Mary, has announced that she is pregnant with another child! The news comes just weeks after her sister, Erica Campbell, gave birth to daughter Zaya Monique. Essence.com made the announcement in an exclusive piece– read it here!
Check out these pictures from the hottest praise & worship conference in the country. PHOTO CREDIT: Joshua Trotter,Â JT Media Photography
In his book, “The Glory of Living: Keys to Releasing Your Personal Glory,” Myles Munroe writes: A bird was created to fly; therefore, the glory of a bird is to fly…. A fish was created to swim; therefore, the glory of a fish is to swim….That which is natural to a thing is its glory. […]
This historic sermon was delivered by Pastor Marvin Winans at New Hope Baptist Church in Newark, New Jersey on February 18, 2011 at the Homegoing Service of Whitney Houston. It has been transcribed as faithfully as possible below: The Eulogy of Whitney Houston by Pastor Marvin Winans Marvin Winans: Let\’s go to the word of […]
We talked with Marvin Sapp about his new album, I Win, for our March/April 2012 issue. We couldn’t include it all in the magazine, so we’re giving you more of the interview– right here, right now! GT: What’s your favorite song on your new album, I Win? Sapp: The title track, â€œI Win.â€ It\’s not […]
Gospel Today’s March/April 2012 issue highlights the extraordinary sister duo Mary Mary. In case you’ve been living under a rock, you know that they’re virtually unstoppable right now– radio airplay, albums sales, award after award, and now… a new reality TV series on WE tv! Here, read parts of our exclusive interview that we couldn’t […]
Best known as one of Donald Lawrence’s beloved lead vocalists, EMI Gospel artist Anita Wilson is prepared to release her debut album, titled Worship Soul, on April 3, 2012. The album’s first single, “Speechless,” is already making waves at radio. The entire project will highlight her jazzy and soulful vocal delivery, set to impactful music […]
The 27th Annual Stellar AwardsÂ were held on Saturday, January 14, 2012 in Nashville, TN at the Grand Ole Opry House. In case you weren’t on-hand to catch all the action, we figured we’d compile a list of this year’s winners– these are the artists, songwriters and producers who have provided the gospel soundtrack of our […]
Check out these Gospel Today Exclusive Red Carpet & Backstage photos from the 2012 Stellar Awards! Photographed for Gospel Today by Padrion Scott Photography
One of the hottest events in Nashville during Stellar Awards weekend had to be the invite-only tribute event hosted by BMI, honoring Kirk Franklin and Hezekiah Walker. A who’s-who of artists were in attendance– both in stage and in the audience– to honor these gospel music icons. Check out our photo gallery!
Nashville, Tenn. â€“ (January 5, 2012) â€“Â 760 AM The Gospel (WENO-AM), will host the Official Stellar Awards Welcome Celebration on Wednesday, January 11, 2012,Â 7 p.m., at Cathedral of Praise, 4300 Clarksville Pike, Nashville, Tenn., 37218. The station’s signature celebration is the first to open a series of industry events for the 27th annualÂ Stellar Gospel Music […]
Popular gospel frontman and artist James Fortune is gearing up for the release of his newest album, Identity, which hits stores on January 17, 2012. With guest vocal appearances from incredible artists in gospel and mainstream music, including Kim Burrell, Fred Hammond, Monica, Le’Andria Johnson and more, IdentityÂ is already being hailed by critics as one […]
Contemporary gospel pioneer is prepping for the release of his next album on Verity Records, titled God, Love & Romance, on January 31, 2012. The two-disc project is said to be a “love album” of sorts, featuring songs about God, relationships and romance. “This is the soundtrack to my personal love life; these are my […]