In the November/December 2012 issue ofÂ Gospel Today, we profile The Walls Group, one of the hottest new groups in gospel music. For the past several years, the four siblings– Darrell, Rhea, Ahjah and Paco– have made quite an impact on the web, posting YouTube videos of them singing covers and original tunes. They recently caught […]
In this exclusive interview with Gospel Today Editor EJ Gaines,Â Kirk Franklin talks about his historic The King’s Men Tour, and why the church’s support means more than we might have ever realized… It’s no secret that the number of gospel concerts has dwindled significantly in the past decade. Even more, the idea of a national […]
Check out this behind-the-scenes footage from Tamela Mann’s studio session with Kirk Franklin for her hit song “Take Me to the King.” How do you like the new Tamela Mann single?
Kirk Franklin, Marvin Sapp, Donnie McClurkin and Israel Houghton made a special appearance, performing some of their biggest hits for live studio audience at ABC’s The View. Here’s the performance in case you missed it! The tour will kick off Sept. 16 in Phoenix, AZ and end Oct. 14 in Brooklyn, NY. For complete routing […]
Is it possible for someone to be addicted to pornography?Â Many people scoff at the notion that there is, in fact, such a thing as porn addiction. But ask the man who climbed into a dumpster to retrieve the porn he shamefully discarded days earlier. What do you think he might say? There is no […]
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 […]
The nominees for the 27th Annual Stellar Awards were announced on Saturday, October 29th, during a live announcement ceremony/concert, which was broadcast exclusively on gmc. The event, hosted by gospel duo Trin-i-tee 5:7 and comedian Akintunde, took place in Nashville, TN and featured live performances from Isaac Carree, Y’Anna, Trin-i-tee 5:7 and Brian Courtney Wilson. […]
35-time Stellar Award andÂ seven-time GRAMMYÂ® Award winner, Kirk Franklin recently announced a national tour to kickoff Nov. 1 and conclude Nov. 27. Routing for the tour includes 19 cities and the tour will feature special guests Isaac Carree, BET Sunday Best winner Amber Bullock and debut artists Deon Kipping and Jason Nelson. To purchase tickets, […]
Should Gospel and Mainstream music/artists be on the same stage? Is this true evangelism? Does it expose the Gospel message to others? Or, is it an unholy alliance?
Hotlanta was on fire this past week! No, not the weather, but the events. They were on and poppin! Wednesday night a theater full of folks took in the preview of upcoming movie Jumping the Broom, which is produced by Bishop T.D. Jakes, Curtis Wallace, Tracey Edmonds, Glendon Palmer and Elizabeth Hunter; and is scheduled […]
rom his humble beginnings as a child who was raised by an older aunt to the heady, multi-platinum success of the record industry, Kirk\'s life has been a myriad of high highs and low lows. The highs included becoming one of the most popular and successful Gospel artists in history; the lows witnessed devastating professional and personal disappointments from deals that didn\'t pan out, to a public admission of addiction to pornography.