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William McDowell talks mentorship, brokenness, Sounds Of Revival + | @WilliamMcDowell

William McDowell 2016

One of the architects of modern day Worship music is husband, father, pastor and praise leader William McDowell. His unforgettable compositions have instantly become a part of the contemporary Christian songbook. Signature selections like I Give Myself Away and I Won’t Go Back are already classics within the Christian music …

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Christon Gray talks making music, Hip-Hop & The Glory album! | @christongray

Christon Gray 2016

Kirk Franklin recently declared that, “Christon Gray is one of the most exciting, young voices in urban music today.” It’s easy to draw that conclusion after listening to the Columbus, OH singer, songwriter, rapper and producer and his own brand of breakthrough music. Christon isn’t conventional by any measure. His …

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TOP 10 GOSPEL ALBUMS OF 2015 by Christopher Heron

Top 10 Gospel Albums 2015 by Christopher Heron

For the record, 2015 was a banner year for faith-based music. Gospel fans had their pick from a milk cart of amazing Christian music that kept coming in waves every week. Digital downloaders of divinely inspired songs were introduced to new faces like Chicago’s showstopper Tiff Joy and Georgia’s native …

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Canton Jones talks Preachers of Atlanta, I Am Justice and the Kingdom sound. | @thecantonjones

Canton Jones 2016

One of the pioneering voices in ministry of the new millennium is preacher, prolific artist and pacesetter Canton Jones. Aside from releasing a cutting edge album in 2016 called, I Am Justice, Jones is burgeoning up his ministerial brand as a colorful cast member of the hit reality series on …

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Le’Andria Johnson talks ministry, staying true, lessons learned & love! | @LeAndriaJ

Le'Andria Johnson 2016

Le’Andria Johnson is a unique, talented and very controversial figure that’s followed by millions around the world for her amazing voice and peculiar choices in life. Ever since she stepped up on the Sunday Best stage and sang to be a winner, fans have been chiming in on this church …

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REVIEW: 58th Annual Grammy Awards – Gospel Winners & Nominees

Grammy Award

  58TH ANNUAL GRAMMYS – GOSPEL WINNERS & NOMINEES   Review By Christopher Heron   The 58th annual Grammy Awards is already in our rear view mirror but before we do a driveby without looking at the carnage, I thought it would be great to recap the deserving Gospel nominees and winners …

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KIRK FRANKLIN: CONTROVERSY OR ABSURDITY – Commentary By Christopher Heron

KIRK FRANKLIN: CONTROVERSY OR ABSURDITY

      Let me preface by saying I’m an ally and defender of the music and ministry of Kirk Franklin. I’m a ride-n-die disciple of Gospel music’s most recognizable figure of our era. When The Reason Why We Sing rocked the church like a seedy scandal, I was there. …

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REVIEW: BET Celebration Of Gospel 2016

BET Celebration Of Gospel 2016

BET Celebration of Gospel 2016. Let’s tip our hats and raise our glasses to BET for presenting a well-balanced, spirit-led, entertaining 2-hours of power-n-praise with the Celebration Of Gospel 2016. The popular cable network stepped away for a minute from the ratchet video replays that saturate the Sunday night grid …

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