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Isaac Carree: Singer Addresses The Deitrick Haddon Accusations

FULL DISCLOSURE: I know all of the parties involved in this story personally. I’ve even spent intimate time with Deitrick Haddon and his ex-wife Damita. Typically I would have refrained from reporting on a story where all three of the ...
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Maurice White: Earth Wind & Fire Member NOT Dead

Rumors surfaced online today that Earth Wind & Fire member Maurice White had died. Celebrities immediately began extending condolences despite no official confirmation that the 71-year-old Grammy winner had passed. Someone even updated his Wikipedia page to list a date ...
Gospel

CeCe Winans & Donnie McClurkin: Gospel Stars To Host BMI’s ...

BMI’s Trailblazers of Gospel Music Awards Luncheon in Nashville, Tenn. is shaping up rather nicely. This year, the U.S. music rights organization will recognize gospel luminaries Edwin Hawkins, Lady Tramaine Hawkins and Kurt Carr for its 14th annual celebration during ...
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The Envelope Please: Stellar Gospel Awards Announce Hosts & Nominees

Gospel music will be celebrated when the 28th Annual Stellar Gospel Music Awards are held on Jan. 19, 2013 at the Grand Ole Opry House Theater in Nashville, Tenn. This year the show will be hosted by the genre’s top ...
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It’s A Boy: “Sunday Best” Crowns First Male Winner

Joshua Rogers was crowned the first male winner of season five of BET’s “Sunday Best” this past weekend. “I’m just so happy,” Rogers told AlwaysAList.com, when he phoned from the finale party on Sunday. “I’m so thankful! I don’t even ...
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Inside Look: Marvin Sapp Shoots Reality Series

Gospel superstar Marvin Sapp is shopping a new reality series featuring his family. The show, “Marvin Sapp: Single Dad” was shot by Open River Pictures and offers viewers an intimate look inside the Grammy-winning gospel singer/preacher’s life after the death ...
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Pure Parody: Darlene McCoy Spoofs Tamela Mann’s “Take Me To ...

Is singer and radio personality Darlene McCoy the “Weird Al” Yankovic of gospel music? If her parody of Tamela Mann’s hit single, “Take Me To The King” is the answer to that question, then it’s a resounding: “Yes!” McCoy, host ...
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“Sunday Best:” BET Competition Show Renewed For Another Season

Season five of Black Entertainment Television’s hit faith-based competition series “Sunday Best” doesn’t premiere until July, but fans of the show were excited to learn that BET has already renewed the show through season six. During the network’s upfront presentation ...