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HAPPY BIRTHDAY JONATHAN NELSON Today, we celebrate one of contemporary gospel’s favorite new worship leaders Jonathan Nelson on his birthday. You know this Dove Award nominee for his work behind the scenes as a singer/songwriter and his runaway hit “My Name is Victory.” Wish this talented and gifted man of God a very special and […]

The sound of Gospel music is ever changing these days and it’s beginning to open up a great deal of dialogue about it’s origins in addition to its current effectiveness. This week, an interesting conversation online initiated by gospel newcomer Jessica Reedy (of BET Sunday Best) explored the honest opinions of fans worldwide on one […]

Kirk Franklin Sat down with Elev8.com to discuss Generation X and why they have lost their sense of believing. “Hello Fear,” is meant to change the lost souls of our youth and introduce them to a light they have never seen. check it out below… http://media.kyte.tv/js/kyte.jsKyte.Embed.path=”http://media.kyte.tv”;Kyte.Embed.altpath=”http://www.kyte.tv”;window.kyteplayer=new Kyte.Player(“”,{appKey:”default”,width:416,height:312,p:”1763″,s:1237331,tbid:”32″});

Today we celebrate 78 years of life for The Dude” a/k/a Quincy Delightt Jones Jr.  He’s worked with some of the world’s favorite musicians of all time like Dizzy Gillespie, Ray Charles, Frank Sinatra, Tevin Campbell, Tamia and Michael Jackson.

Breakthrough Gospel artist, Vashawn Mitchell , was just added to R&B and Gospel icons Bebe & Cece Winans and Mary Mary upcoming spring tour. VaShawn Mitchell will be the special guest for the “Still Something Big” Tour, An Evening With BeBe & CeCe Winans And Mary Mary. Mitchell, slated to open the show, will join the duos to hit a […]

He knows some people might be skeptical, but BeBe Winans is adamant that the upcoming Still Something Big tour will be his last with sister CeCe Winans. “I feel on the inside that this is our last go-round,” Winans, who’s been recording with his sister since 1984, tells Billboard.com. “I don’t see me doing this […]

After a successful launch in Chicago last year, Donnie McClurkin’s Perfecting Music Conference will make it’s way to: Charlotte, North Carolina (April 28-30); Milwaukee, WI (May 19-21); Montgomery, AL ((June 23-25); Los Angeles, CA (TBA) Philadelphia, PA (September 29/October 1 ); Dallas, TX (October 27-29) and Miami, FL (November 17-19) in 2011. The two-day workshop with guest speakers and […]

The men of Gospel have helped us, inspired us and encouraged us through the years.  It is only when we take a look,  that we get a picture of what  their contributions have meant. Here are the men of Gospel who have shaped the way. Related Stories: Gospel News: Jazz Enters and Tammi Brown Bows […]

Every so often God calls you. You may not know what that calling may be? You may not even know  when that calling will happen. Former baseball player Todd Dulaney joins Grant Desme who last year left major league baseball to become a Roman Catholic Priest.

Led Zeppelin is considered by many to be one of the greatest bands in the history of rock music, but their roots clearly lie in the tradition of the blues. Their blues influences got the best of them on a few occasions during their run in the late 60s and 70s. In 1972, the band […]

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VIA RADIO ONE CINCINNATI It’s rare that we get to talk about one of our own in the gospel music industry, but this week we’re…