Kevin P. Donovan
Believers from over 146 cities, 40 different states and 5 nations have gathered for the 9th Annual Holy Hip Hop Awards in Atlanta, which will feature performances from some 137 "ministers of the Gospel."
The most played song on Christian radio in 2008 was “You Are Everything” by award-winning Christian music star Matthew West, according to a year-end report by Radio & Records.
The sister of award-winning artist Prince has released her first gospel CD.
With nearly 60,000 in physical sales, Tenth Avenue North was the best selling new Christian artist of 2008, according to Nielsen SoundScan.
Christian music legend Michael W. Smith and Country music star Dolly Parton will be among the latest additions to the Gospel Music Hall of Fame, according to an announcement this week.
BET Networks is kicking off a nationwide talent search this week for America’s next great gospel singer.
After a five-year hiatus, a longtime member of Christian band newsboys has returned, replacing outgoing guitarist Paul Coleman who moved on with his solo career.
Contemporary Christian radio continued to grow in 2008, adding 28 stations over the past year and more than doubling its numbers from a decade ago.
Music videos by Flyleaf, Rascal Flatts, Marvin Sapp and Switchfoot were among the recently announced winners of the Gospel Music Channel Video Awards.Tags Television
The Christian publishing group behind the Christian Choice Book Awards has announced the winners of the first-of-its-kind contest.
Award-winning worship leader and artist Israel Houghton will be releasing a new solo album next year that features guest vocals from leading Christian artists including tobyMac, Martin Smith of delirious?, Mary Mary and Chevelle Franklin.
Less than one month remains before the 9th Annual Holy Hip Hop Awards and 137 "ministers of the Gospel" are confirmed to perform.
The finalists of the 7th annual Independent Music Awards have been announced and are moving on to the final round to be judged by a distinguished group of influential artists and industry insiders.
Hillsong United will "encounter" the United States next year during their most extensive visit to America to date.
The Soweto Gospel Choir is up for a third Grammy award after their latest project, Live at the Nelson Mandela Theatre, was nominated last week for “Best Traditional World Music Album.”