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Photo courtesy of New Birth; New pastor Bishop Stephen A. Davis, and wife Darlene Lithonia, GA — As of Sunday January 29, 2017 New Birth Missionary Church in Lithonia has a new pastor and first lady.  He is Bishop Stephen A. Davis.  He will be succeeding the late Bishop Eddie Long, who recently transition to […]

DALLAS, TEXAS – February 1, 2017 –On Friday, February 3, 2017, the NFL Sanctioned Super Bowl Gospel Celebration (SBGC) will kick-off Super Bowl LI with its 18th Annual star-studded music jubilation at Lakewood Church in Houston, Texas. This year’s Celebration will be hosted by husband-wife duo, actors (Tyler Perry’s Meet the Browns) and gospel singers […]

Tyscot Records, the oldest operating African-American gospel music recording label in the world, and LuDawn Music, a production house formed by Billboard magazine No. 1 songwriters Cheryl Fortune and Lucius B. Hoskins, today announced a business partnership. “Tyscot Records is excited to join forces with the awesome production and songwriting team of LuDawn Music,” says […]

Los Angeles, CA — Tina Campbell has become the latest singer to throw her support behind president Donald Trump and she explains why she has taken this position in an open letter on her Facebook page.  She also uses biblical reasons as to why others should at least keep the new president in prayer. The […]

KANSAS CITY, Mo., Jan. 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Hallmark’s Mahogany brand today announced the Jill Scott Collection, a new offering of greeting cards featuring design, editorial and sound inspired by and created with Grammy Award-winning singer/songwriter Jill Scott. “The Mahogany brand is genuine, progressive and optimistic – values that are important to me and reflected in […]

After 21 years of living in Bloomfield Hills, MI, Vickie Winans has decided to move to Hollywood CA!  Because of her decision to move, she has also decided to sell many of her belongings.  She says the sale will take place at her actual 10,000 square foot home and will be hosted by Simply Amazing […]

(Black PR Wire) The Hollywood Chamber of Commerce is proud to announce that musical group New Edition Ronnie DeVoe, Ricky Bell, Michael Bivins, Bobby Brown, Ralph Tresvant and Johnny Gill were honored with the 2,600th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Monday, January 23rd at 11:30 a.m. PST.   The star in the […]

NEW YORK – January 23, 2017 – Focused on the balance of “body, mind and spirit,” renowned cardiothoracic surgeon and award-winning media personality Dr. Oz launches Faithful Fridays, a new weekly segment through February on his hit TV show, featuring New York Times best-selling author, Hollywood producer and preacher DeVon Franklin. “In Faithful Fridays, we’ll […]

Nashville, TN (January 24, 2017) – Bryan Popin’s new single “I GOT OUT” came out on January 13th and is already trending online and at radio. With a not so loved 2016 year now gone, Popin’s timing is once again in season with the theme behind this upbeat old-school church choir sound echoing… “I’ve been […]

DALLAS, TEXAS (Jan. 24, 2017) – Platinum Recording Artist Tamela Mann received nine nominations for the upcoming 32nd Annual Stellar Gospel Music Awards. The powerhouse vocalist is nominated for Artist of the Year, Albertina Walker Female Vocalist of the Year, CD and Traditional CD of the Year, Producer of the Year, Song of the Year, Urban/Inspirational […]

(ATLANTA, GA) – – 19 year old GRAMMY® nominated teen sensation Jekalyn Carr has been added to the performance line-up for the 19th Annual NFL Sanctioned Super Bowl Gospel Celebration. Carr will join top Gospel and Christian artists Yolanda Adams, Lecrae, Natalie Grant and CeCe Winans and R&B superstars Lalah Hathaway, Anthony Hamilton and BJ […]

Five years ago, a 30-something year old pastor flew to Nashville, TN for the Stellar Awards Weekend to hand out free download cards to promote his first radio single, ‘Awesome!’ This year, that same pastor, Pastor Charles Jenkins, turned multi-award winning songwriting artist, shows no signs of slowing down, receiving his 17th Stellar Award nomination for […]