Tag: Kirk Franklin

Gospel

Stellar Gospel Awards: Decides On City & Date

The Stellar Gospel Music Awards is returning to Nashville, Tennessee after all! AlwaysAList.com has learned that despite a previous announcement that they were changing its date and moving to another city, the annual celebration of Gospel music will take place ...
Faith

MegaFest: Hollywood & Faith Converge At Bishop T.D. Jakes Conference

For the first time, AlwaysAList.com attended Bishop T.D. Jakes’ MegaFest conference, which was held in Dallas, Texas this year. Called a “celebration of relationships,” more than 50,000 people from over 40 countries were expected to attend; however estimates after the ...
GospelNews

Donnie McClurkin: Uninvited By DC Mayor To MLK Memorial Event

Platinum-selling Gospel star Donnie McClurkin took to social media to share with fans that he was unhappy about being uninvited to a concert he was slated to headline in Washington, D.C. celebrating Martin Luther King Jr. and the 50th Anniversary ...
Gospel

Stellar Gospel Awards: Making Big Moves

AlwaysAList.com has confirmed that the 2014 Stellar Gospel Music Awards is moving from its annual Martin Luther King Jr. Weekend taping in January to April 5, 2014. A rep for Central City Productions, Inc. told us on Thursday that the ...
Gospel

Gospel’s Gatekeeper: Kirk Franklin Lands New Show & Radio Network

He can officially be called the “Hardest Working Man in Gospel,” as Grammy winner Kirk Franklin expands his profile with a new reality show and a SiriusXM channel. Black Entertainment Television has announced that Franklin will host a new series ...
Gospel

Pure Parody: Lexi Takes On Mary Mary

Television personality and gospel music star Lexi is becoming as popular for her internet viral videos as she is for her TV and music career. The Detroit-based talent recently released a new viral video that spoofs one of her favorite ...
Gospel

Business Boom: Kirk Franklin Rebrands Brunch & Expands Game Show

Gospel superstar Kirk Franklin’s empire continues to grow. The Grammy-winning has partnered with House of Blues to revamp its brunch with a new menu and a mix of traditional and contemporary Gospel music. To culminate the 20th anniversary of the ...
Gospel

Double Duty: Kirk Franklin Lands Second TV Show

Seven-time Grammy winner Kirk Franklin has landed a new gig. The 42-year-old songwriter/producer will join GSN’s “The American Bible Challenge” as musical co-host for the second season. The studio-based game show, in which contestants compete based on their knowledge of ...
Music

BET Launches Festival: Should Essence Be Worried?

Black Entertainment Television recently announced its inaugural BET Experience in Los Angeles—a three-day “music, entertainment and Black culture” festival nearly identical to the Essence Festival. The idea that BET would be expanding into the festival business doesn’t really raise eyebrows! ...
Gospel

“Sunday Best” Is Back: Season Six Audition Info

BET’s top-rated music competition series “Sunday Best” is returning for a sixth season this summer. The show will begin the audition process for the new season later this month. “Sunday Best” will audition contestants seeking to become gospel music stars ...