Grammy-award winning rapper Lecrae will open for the wildly successful comedian Kevin Hart at Essence Fest 2015 which takes place on July 2 in New Orleans, Louisiana, at the Superdome.
Lecrae celebrated the performance slot and spoke on it during a recent interview with Essence.
"I'm someone who appreciates the culture — someone who has grown up loving black music and appreciative of everything from Frankie Beverly and Maze to Kendrick Lamar, and then having those firm faith foundations. I'm somebody who cares about you, who wants you to enjoy yourself," Lecrae said. more >>
Tina Campbell is clearing up misconceptions concerning damage that she did to her husband's car which was featured on her hit reality T.V. show, "Mary Mary."
Tina, one-half of the gospel music duo Mary Mary, that is featured on the We TV show, was forced to deal with her husband's infidelities on national television. Now that she and her husband have patched things up, footage has still aired about the process of healing for the pair.
In an episode of her reality television show, punctured holes were shown in the shattered windshield of a car belonging to the singer's husband, drummer Teddy Campbell. While some speculated about her shooting bullet holes through the windshield, Tina cleared up rumors during a recent appearance on the daytime talk show, "The Real." more >>
This 5-year-old is a prodigy when it comes to playing the violin. Akim Camara has a gift from God, and he is showing it off at a young age. You won't believe how well he plays "Dance of the Fairies."
By the time this star was just three years old, he already performed Ferdinand Kuchler's violin concertino in G, opus 11 with André in the Netherlands. When you hear these beautiful sounds, you won't believe that he can make it happen. Not only does he play like a pro, but he dresses and looks like one as well. Akim will become one of your favorite artists that play the violin, and his music career has just begun!
Check out this 5-year old playing the violin below: more >>
Former "American Idol" contestant Danny Gokey is making an appearance on "100 Huntley Street" on Wednesday where he is opening up about the journey from reality television to a career in music.
Gokey, a former church music director from Milwaukee, Wisconsin, is part of a special edition of "100 Huntley Street" that features the numerous Christian contestants on "American Idol." In addition to coming in third on season eight of "American Idol" in 2008, the singer's struggle with the death of his wife and his road to recovery captured the hearts of thousands of fans. Consequently, "100 Huntley Street" host Maggie John said that Gokey's upcoming interview is a must-see.
"He talks about how he coped with losing his first wife Sophia and the experience he had dealing with grief as he tried out for the No. 1 music reality show in the world, with all eyes on him," John told The Christian Post via email. more >>
"The Comedy Central Roast of Justin Bieber" featured a number of entertainers telling crude jokes at pop star Justin Bieber's expense recently, but the singer still found time to speak about God's grace.
Bieber, 21, was the butt of the jokes of high profile people like Martha Stewart, Kevin Hart, Will Ferrell, Jeff Ross and Snoop Dogg. However, Bieber had a lot to say in his own speech when he admitted to some of his past mistakes.
"There was really no preparing me for this life. I was thrown into this at 12-years-old and I didn't really know what I was getting myself into,"Bieber said. "There's been moments I'm really proud of, and a lot of moments I look back and I'm pretty disappointed in myself for. But the things that I've done really don't define who I am." more >>
You won't believe your eyes when you see what this baby can do. At just 14 weeks, this baby is already clapping its hands along to a song … and it is amazing!
It's incredible to see a baby and what's it is up to during an ultrasound. But, as they looked closely, they realized this baby was having a great time when the parents began to sing. "If you're happy and you know it clap your hands!" What happens in this video is too cute for words, an amazing video that is a must see!
Check out this awesome video of a baby singing below: more >>