One Direction member Harry Styles is reportedly set to ink a solo deal with Sony Music in 2016 as the boy band takes an "extended hiatus."
Sony music executives approached Harry Styles, 21, to seal a lucrative solo deal with the famous singer next year. The news comes in the wake of One Direction's rumored breakup and announcement to extend its hiatus, according to the Daily Mail.
At present, the young singer is under Simon Cowell's firm Syco, which is also a Sony division. Sony prioritized Styles over his other bandmates Niall Horan, Louis Tomlinson, and Liam Payne because he is believed to be the "breakout star" of One Direction. more >>
The cover for rapper and Christian activist Lecrae Moore's upcoming book Unashamed was unveiled earlier this week and the title is now available for pre-order at various retailers including Amazon.com.
The book's cover features a black-and-white close-up of Lecrae's face with the title printed in white, orange and green.
Grab some tissues, because a song from this adorable 5-year-old just might bring tears to your eyes. The little girl, named Heavenly Joy, surprises Kathie Lee Gifford when she tells her she wants to sing a song for her. When she starts to sing, it's nearly impossible for Kathie Lee to hold back the tears. It's both beautiful and powerful. A must listen!
Heavenly Joy, a former America's Got Talent contestant, sings "This Little Light Of Mine" for Kathie Lee, which the girl recorded on her phone, and it really touches Kathie Lee's heart. She believes that Kathie Lee lights up the world each and every day when she gets up and speaks in front of the camera, and she lets her know just that. When Heavenly gets called to appear on the show, she has yet another surprise for Kathie Lee and viewers when she sings a precious version of "Jesus" that really shines a light from start to finish.
If you want to shine a light into someone's day, be sure to share this video! more >>
Rapper and Christian Andy Mineo made an appearance on the Sirius XM Shade 45 radio show "Sway in the Morning" last week where he discussed his upcoming album Uncomfortable and how having too much comfort in life can lead to people's destruction.
Mineo illustrated his point by using the biblical account of King David and Bathsheba.
"[King David] was supposed to be at war. He decided to stay back. And by staying back, he's just chilling in his crib in comfort and he just looks over the roof and he sees Bathsheba, a very beautiful woman, naked, showering, and he calls for her. And he gets into all kind of trouble. He sleeps with her, has a kid with her, and in order to cover it up he has her husband killed," said Mineo, while explaining the lyrics to the title track on his upcoming album. more >>
Gospel music powerhouse Erica Campbell and "Duck Dynasty" star Sadie Robertson will host the 46th annual GMA Dove Awards in October, and both said they are "excited" about the upcoming event.
Campbell, who scored a nod for Gospel Artist of the Year, said in a statement on Monday that she looks forward to uniting with Robertson to ultimately bring glory to God.
"I'm super excited to be co-hosting the 46th annual GMA Dove Awards this year," said the "I Luh God" singer. "It's going to be an amazing night, especially since I get to stand next to the lovely Sadie Robertson as co-host! I truly believe we are better together! I believe God smiles when we stand united for His Glory! more >>
Fans of rapper Lecrae received a surprise at his concert in Oakland when he honored NBA MVP Steph Curry who helped the Christian recording artist perform the song, "I'm Turnt."
Curry, the 27-year-old Golden State Warriors point guard, appeared onstage at Lecrae's tour stop in Oakland, California, last week to introduce "I'm Turnt" and dance alongside the rapper during the entire song.
The basketball star, who recently won an NBA championship for the 2014-2015 season, introduced the rapper's song by glorifing the "most high," saying "that's what it's all about." more >>