Tag: Kirk Franklin

Gospel

He’s Able: Kirk Franklin Captures “20 Years In One Night” ...

Gospel superstar Kirk Franklin is selling out shows all over the country on his “20 Years in One Night” Tour. The concert celebrates Franklin’s illustrious two-decade career in the music business and showcases new music from his latest release, “Losing ...
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HOT SHOTS: Kelly Rowland, Kandi Burruss, Nelly, SWV, Kirk Franklin, ...

Grammy winner Kelly Rowland has been on a whirlwind promotional tour generating press for her upcoming competition series “Chasing Destiny” on BET. Premiering April 5, 2016 at 10pm ET, the hour-long reality show will show the former Destiny’s Child member ...
GospelMusic

Blessed & Highly Favored: The Clark Sisters To Be Honored ...

The Clark Sisters will be saluted during the 22nd annual Essence Festival in New Orleans on Sunday, July 3. Twinkie Clark, Karen Clark-Sheard, Dorinda Clark-Cole and Jackie Clark Chisholm will be honored during Essence’s All-Star Gospel Tribute on the Empowerment ...
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Tasha Page Lockhart: “Sunday Best” Winner Joining Tyler Perry On ...

Fresh off the heals of performing on BET’s “Celebration of Gospel” with Pastor Charles Jenkins and Heavenly Joy on the song “War,” Tasha Page Lockhart is headed on the road with Tyler Perry. The season six winner of BET’s “Sunday ...
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Profiting Prophetesses: Does Lifetime’s New Show “Preach” Cross The Line?

[quote]Prophetess [prof-i-tis] noun: a woman who speaks for God or a deity, or by divine inspiration. a woman who is a spokesperson of some doctrine, cause, or movement. the wife or female companion of a prophet. She might, in one ...
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Continuing The Legacy: Should BET Find A New Host For ...

BET confirmed last week during their upfront presentation for advertisers and media guests the speculation that the 35th season of their long-running “Bobby Jones Gospel” will be its final season. The farewell season ends Dr. Bobby Jones’ reign as the ...
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End Of The Road: “Bobby Jones Gospel” Coming To An ...

After 35 seasons, BET has decided to end their long-running series “Bobby Jones Gospel.” “Bobby Jones Gospel” is hosted by Grammy-winning recording artist Dr. Bobby Jones, who launched the show in 1980 and used to produce the series himself before ...
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Stellar Awards: 2015 Nominees & New Hosts Announced

Central City Productions announced the nominees for the 2015 Stellar Gospel Awards and the hosts for this year’s ceremony, which will take place at its new location, the Las Vegas Orleans Arena on Saturday, March 28, 2015. eOne Entertainment’s Erica ...
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Reality Reverends: Oxygen’s “Preachers of Detroit” Features Member of The ...

Oxygen is expanding is successful “Preachers of LA” franchise by expanding to the Motor City. The cable network has formally announced a spin-off, “Preachers of Detroit” that is set to premiere in the winter of 2015. The reality series set ...
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Golden Boy: “Sunday Best” Crowns Second Male Winner

The finale for season seven of BET’s “Sunday Best” aired on Sunday and the show crowned its second male winner, Geoffrey Golden. The 20-year-old praise and worship leader beat out Candace Benson on the Gospel music competition series. The Cleveland ...