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Detroit Pays Tribute To The Queen of Soul

Detroit Pays Tribute To The Queen of Soul

Aretha Franklin was honored in Detroit with a street named in her honor. A crowd gathered at the Music Hall Center for the Performing Arts for the reveal of the new sign for “Aretha Franklin Way,” and Franklin admitted that she was a little emotional. “I knew I would get weepy when I got down here,” she told the gathered crowd before she went on […]

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June 10th, 2017

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Bishop Eddie Long Has Died

According to a post on Kevin Bonds Facebook page, Bishop Eddie Long has passed away. Recent speculation over Bishop Long’s health’s has been in question for the past 2 years and since he appeared in a recent video at New Birth. Official statement from New Birth… New Birth Missionary Baptist Church celebrates the life and legacy of Bishop Eddie L. Long who is now spiritually […]

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January 15th, 2017

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Kim Burrell UNINVITED to the BMI Trailblazers of Gospel 2017 Event

Kim Burrell UNINVITED to the BMI Trailblazers of Gospel 2017 Event

BMI will honor gospel music superstar Marvin Sapp at its 18th annual BMI Trailblazers of Gospel Music Honors at the Rialto Center for the Arts in Atlanta, GA on January 14, 2017. This inspirational event will pay tribute to the very best of the gospel music community, with former Trailblazers award recipient Yolanda Adams returning to the stage as host alongside gospel singer-songwriter VaShawn Mitchell. […]

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January 6th, 2017

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BMI Announce 2017 Honorees

BMI Announce 2017 Honorees

The 2017 BMI ‘Trailblazers of Gospel’ Honorees have been announced. Pastor Kim Burrell and Pastor Marvin Sapp will be honored at this invitation only event set to be held in Atlanta, Georgia at the Rialto Center for the Performing Arts. January 14, 2017. The event will be hosted by Yolanda Adams and VaShawn Mitchell. Stay with HolywoodRadio and GospelNewsroom for updates on special guest performers […]

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November 22nd, 2016

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2016 Dove Award Winners Announced

2016 Dove Award Winners Announced

Congratulations to all Winners for the 2016 Dove Awards. Watch The 47th Annual Dove Awards October 16, 2016 on TBN @ 9pm Central 2016 Winners

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October 13th, 2016

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Fred Hammond Back with F.O.P. Tour 2

Fred Hammond Back with F.O.P. Tour 2

Fred Hammond returns to the road with first single, “Father Jesus Spirit,” from his new RCA Inspiration album, “Worship Journal Live,” in stores now. The much-anticipated live cd, his first in 17 years, was recorded before a packed and enthusiastic Houston crowd earlier in May. Hammond has also created a web series, sharing with his fans an early look at rehearsals, promotion, and general activity […]

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October 13th, 2016

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Celebrating the Life of LaCresia Campbell

Celebrating the Life of LaCresia Campbell

Gospel recording artist LeCresia Campbell passed away on Thursday after a long illness. According to her management, she has been in a rehabilitation center and was showing signs of improvement. According to the report, Campbell was days away from being released when she suffered a blood clot in her lungs. Arrangements were incomplete as of this posting. Here is little background information we found on […]

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September 30th, 2016

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Dorinda Clark Cole Live Recording In Memphis

Dorinda Clark Cole Live Recording In Memphis

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September 16th, 2016

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Eddie Long Battling Major Illiness

Eddie Long Battling Major Illiness

New Birth Missionary Baptist Church’s senior pastor Eddie L. Long said in a statement released by the church that he was recovering from a “health challenge” but did not release any specifics. Speculation has been rampant about the Lithonia pastor’s health since he recently posted a video showing a much-leaner physique. He said he was eating a raw vegan diet and giving up on a […]

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September 7th, 2016

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Erica Campbell Set To Kick Off New Morning Show

Erica Campbell Set To Kick Off New Morning Show

Multi-award winning gospel artist and reality TV star Erica Campbell brings her voice, inspiration, charisma and style to a new morning drive radio show syndicated by Reach Media Inc. in collaboration with Radio One.  The new 4 hour show, Get Up! Mornings with Erica Campbell sets a new bar for morning inspirational radio. Erica’s fresh take on radio brings a diverse mix of gospel and […]

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May 4th, 2016

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