Before Fred Hammond embarks on the third installment of his Festival Of Praise tour, he is giving some aspiring singers the opportunity to join him.
Hammond, the veteran gospel music singer, took to Twitter to announce that he was giving people the opportunity to virtually audition to become background singers on his tour.
"Ok Ok Newsflash: my background singers for the #fop #tour are almost complete. But we're about to open up auditions for 2 Sopranos," Hammond wrote. "The Auditions are coming up soon. No need to pack your bags we will give you information on how to send us your audition." more >>
Two years after being arrested for a domestic violence act against his estranged wife, gospel singer James Fortune is revealing why it has taken him so long to speak in detail about his transgressions.
The 37-year-old Grammy nominated gospel singer appeared on CBN Tuesday where he answered many of the questions raised by reports that surfaced about his domestic dispute in 2014. Now, he is revealing why it has taken him some time to get to this place of transparency.
"Had I talked too soon I would have been making a lot of excuses and blaming everyone but the one responsible, ME," Fortune wrote on Instagram. "I hope my transparency will help free someone else." more >>
The new studio album from world-renowned modern hymn writers Keith and Kristyn Getty, Facing a Task Unfinished, debuted at No.4 on the Billboard Top Christian Albums chart and at No.4 on the Billboard Top Christian/Gospel chart. This marks the Gettys' highest-ever debut on the Billboard chart.
In addition, Facing a Task Unfinished, which went on sale June 17, debuted at No. 1 on the Christian Retail Praise/Worship chart and No.1 on the UK's Official Chart Top 20 Christian & Gospel Albums.
The Irish couple has impacted the world with their powerful hymns and worship songs, and now for their first album since 2012, they teamed up with internationally renowned music artists Chris Tomlin, Fernando Ortega, John Patitucci, and popular South African male choral group Ladysmith Black Mambazo. more >>
Star Genleah Swain, an assistant principal at Jefferson County Middle/High School in Florida, is now the toast of the internet after an impromptu video of her delivering a powerful and captivating performance of the National Anthem at the Lincoln Memorial while on vacation went viral.
The video, recorded June 16, has been viewed more than 7 million times on Facebook after R&B singer Nay Michelle shared it on her page on June 24.
Swain, 34, told the Tallahassee Democrat that she and her family were in Washington, D.C. on vacation two weeks ago with Marcus Henderson, minister of music at her church, and his family, along with Godby High Assistant Principal Benny Bolden and his family when the recording was done. more >>
Tyrese Gibson and his ex-wife, Norma Mitchell, have had a messy past, but the entertainer says God and the power of prayer has restored their relationship.
Gibson, who is best known for his racy R&B music and his role in the "Fast and Furious," has become a motivational speaker of sorts through his social media videos. In an Instagram post on Monday, Gibson revealed that he and the mother of his child have made up after years of being at odds with eachother.
Reality television stars David and Tamela Mann's home was robbed earlier this week.
Known for their hit show "Meet the Browns" and Tamela's booming gospel career, the couple was robbed while dining at a Red Lobster in Camp Creek near Atlanta, Georgia. Despite being heartbroken over the ordeal, they maintain that God will provide and are praying for the thieves.
In a lengthy Facebook video post, the comedic duo explained in detail what happened to them. They hope that someone watching the video could help them find the culprits and also they want their fans and supporters to stay in prayer in this troubled world. more >>