After one season of Rev. Run and Tyrese Gibson dishing out relationship advice, the Oprah Winfrey Network decided to pass on a second season of their late night talk show "It's Not You, It's Men."
The news was disappointing for R&B singer and action star Tyrese, who revealed the news on his Instagram account.
"It breaks my heart to post this ... the #OWN Network has decided to pass on season two of our show," he wrote. "Message to one of my biggest inspirations, mother Oprah Winfrey and team: Honestly, as much as I want to be mad and disappointed, I can't be because you believed in us enough to give us a shot. A shot that you could have given to anyone." more >>
When Warryn Campbell wants to take some time away from being a pastor, record executive, father and husband, he plans on carving out his alone time with God.
Campbell, the husband of gospel music singer Erica Campbell, posted an Instagram a video of himself worshipping God by playing the piano.
"This is how I like to spend my quiet time with God.... #NSW [Never Stop Worshipping]," he wrote. more >>
Now that the very last episode of "Bobby Jones Gospel" has aired after a 35-year run, gospel music artists are speaking up about its impact.
On the series finale which aired on BET July 31, Kirk Franklin, Fred Hammond, Vickie Winans, Hezekiah Walker, Yolanda Adams and the Chicago Mass Choir paid tribute with performances. After the show, a number of people took to social media to reveal the impact that Grammy Award-winning singer Dr. Bobby Jones and his television show had on them.
Gospel music artist James Fortune showed his gratitude to Jones for giving him a platform in the form of the popular BET show. more >>
Pop star Gwen Stefani has been talking about her relationship with God for years, which makes it no surprise that in a recent Instagram post the singer gushed about God answering her prayer after meeting a young boy who said Stefani's music helped him overcome being bullied.
"About three years ago when things were hard in my life I prayed to God everyday that I could get a chance to use my gift that God gave me and make a difference in some way in this world — last night this little guy was the answer to my prayers," she wrote on instagram with the hashtags zero tolerance for bullies, one love, and this is what the truth feels like.
The 46-year-old fashionista met the boy after noticing a sign in the audience at her recent concert. The sign read, "My son was bullied from first to fifth grade. He would come home everyday upset but he'd go to his room, listen to your music and smile." more >>
A historic Florida megachurch that experienced a large decline followed by a steady resurgence in membership over the past few years is considering selling off a portion of its property.
Calvary Assembly of Orlando was founded in the 1950s. Considered one of the first megachurches of the United States, at its peak it had around 7,000 members.
However, steep declines in membership have led Calvary Assembly to consider an offer to sell part of the church's property to a developer. more >>
Mario Bautista has topped the Billboard Social Media 50 chart. He's now sharing the spotlight along with stars like Rihanna, Selena Gomez and Taylor Swift. Just recently, he has reached more than 8 million followers on his social media accounts, including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, Vine and Tumblr.
Meet the 20 year old Mexican who captured the hearts of millions of netizens. Here are five facts about Mario Bautista that helped him reach social media stardom:
1. Mario Bautista comes from a family of musicians. Fans already know that Mario can sing and dance, but not everyone is aware that he actually came from a very talented family of musicians. In fact, he is a cousin of the famous singer Fey. Mario has always loved singing since he was just a little kid. He also took dance and voice lessons at a very young age. more >>