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First 15: JJ Hairston & Youthful Praise Record To Culminate ...

Stellar Award winning Gospel star J.J. Hairston and his choir Youthful Praise recently culminated 15-years in gospel music with a live recording at City of Praise Ministries in Hyattsville, Maryland. Thousands were in attendance at the mid-week concert that featured ...
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Love Affair: Wedding Weekend For Hollywood Stars

Love was in the air over Labor Day Weekend, as three Hollywood couples tied the knot. On Saturday, Dwyane Wade and Gabrielle Union jumped the broom in a private ceremony in Miami. The “Being Mary Jane” star and the Miami ...
TV

Game Change: “Who Wants To Be A Millionaire” Gets New ...

Cedric The Entertainer is out as the host of Disney-ABC’s “Who Wants To Be A Millionaire.” The news came on Wednesday that the “Original Kings of Comedy” funnyman would be exiting the show after one season. The 50-year-old “Soul Man” ...
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JJ Hairston: Gospel Singer’s Mother Dies

Gospel star JJ Hairston is mourning the loss of his mother, Evangelist¬†Sandra F. Johnson. Hairston’s mom died on Wednesday, Feb. 12 after battling cancer. The director of the Connecticut-based choir Youthful Praise spoke about his mom’s ongoing illness during the ...
Gospel

JJ Hairston & Youthful Praise: Rounds Up Superstars For Seventh ...

He’s become one of he premiere Praise & Worship leaders in the gospel music genre and James “J.J.” Hairston and his choir, Youthful Praise were among the first to fuse worship music with a traditional gospel sound. For his latest ...
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Hot Shots: LisaRaye McCoy, DeVon Franklin, Porsha Stewart, LeVar Burton, ...

Popular Los Angeles ministry One Church International held a fundraiser called “One Church, One Night” recently to raise money for the church’s new home in West Hollywood, California. The ministry also plans to donate a portion of the evening’s proceeds ...
Books

Deya Direct: Former Pageant Queen Tells Women To “Touch Yourself”

She’s a former Miss Black USA turned radio producer for the nationally syndicated Tom Joyner Morning Show, but now Deya Smith is an author releasing her first tome, “Touch Yourself: 30 Ways to Boldly Live, Love and Let Go!.” Smith, ...