Tag: Kirk Franklin

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Reality Rapture: Is “Preachers of L.A.” Taking A Turn For ...

Is the “Preachers of L.A.” taking a turn for the better? All five pastors – Noel Jones, Clarence McClendon, Jay Haizlip, Wayne Chaney and Ron Gibson – as well as Gospel singer/former pastor Deitrick Haddon, return for season two. When ...
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On Her Own: Trin-I-Tee 5:7’s Chanel Talks Tina Turner, PJ ...

She made her debut in 1997 as one-third of the top-selling gospel trio Trin-I-Tee 5:7. Now, Chanel Haynes-Schwartz is making her own mark with the debut of her solo CD, “Trin-i-tee 5:7: According to Chanel.” Despite having shared the spotlight ...
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Viva Las Vegas: Stellar Gospel Awards Finds A New Home

The Stellar Gospel Music Awards is planning to move again. AlwaysAList.com has learned exclusively that the annual awards show that salutes the best in Black gospel music is headed to Las Vegas for its 30th anniversary. The Stellar Awards will ...
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Encore: Kirk Franklin Gearing Up For God’s Property Reunion

2014 started off with a huge announcement from gospel superstar Kirk Franklin. The award-winning entertainer took to Facebook on New Year’s Day and wrote: “FAMILY I think it’s time to get the band back together…! GP ARE YOU WITH ME?!?! ...
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Stellar Awards: Sherri Shepherd & Rickey Smiley To Host

Comedians Sherri Shepherd and Rickey Smiley have been tapped to host the 2014 Stellar Gospel Music Awards, AlwaysAList.com has learned exclusively. This will be the first time that the “The View” co-host Shepherd and nationally syndicated radio host Smiley have ...
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Omarosa: Don’t Judge “Preachers of LA”

Reality TV veteran Omarosa Manigault isn’t just a former TV villain, but “The Celebrity Apprentice” all-star is also an ordained preacher. The one-named talent, who has lasted more than a decade in the TV business, was recently asked by TheJasmineBrand.com ...
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COMMENTARY: The Real Problem With The “Preachers of LA”

[quote]Preacher: (noun) One who preaches, especially one who publicly proclaims the gospel for an occupation.[/quote] Preachers, pastors, ministers, apostles, reverends and evangelists are all supposed to be men of God and have apparently accepted a calling to the ministry from ...
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Preachers of LA: View The Third Full Episode Now

The third week of Oxygen’s controversial “Preachers of LA” is now online. Since the reality show premiered on Oct. 9, it has faced significant backlash from the Christian community. Respected pastors like Bishop TD Jakes and Hart Ramsey have spoke ...
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Preachers of LA: View The Second Full Episode Now

Behind a week on Oxygen’s controversial “Preachers of LA?” Catch on the second episode online now. Since the reality show premiered on Oct. 9, it has faced significant backlash from the Christian community. Respected pastors like Bishop TD Jakes and ...
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Mathew Knowles: Music World Drama & “Sunday Best” Saga

Mathew Knowles’ Music World record label continues to quietly be a label in turmoil. The once-thriving music empire, which now predominantly releases original gospel recordings and R&B compilations from its former label acts, has been on the market to be ...