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  • Professor Melvin Crispell, Gospel Songwriter-Musician, Dies at 46

    Jun 3, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Professor Melvin Crispell, a gospel musician and songwriter credited with penning a string of gospel hits, has died at the age of 46. The artist passed away on Thursday, May 29, at Carolina Medical Center in Pineville, North Carolina. An official cause of death has yet to be released, but reports suggest he died following […]

  • Hezekiah Walker’s ‘Every Praise’ Clocks Six Months Atop Gospel Airplay Chart

    Mar 5, 14 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Hezekiah Walker’s “Every Praise” joins an exclusive club of songs that have topped Billboard’s weekly airplay chart for half a year or more, as the track rebounds 2-1 to earn its 26th nonconsecutive week at No. 1 on Gospel Airplay. The song becomes one of only seven tracks that have dominated a Nielsen BDS-based airplay […]

  • Hezekiah Walker Chats About ‘Azusa’ His New Album and More

    Jun 10, 13 by EurPublisher 2 Comments

    *Gospel icon Hezekiah Walker has been literally leading the Love Fellowship Choir (LFC) for over 20 years. Walker – the visionary, founder, and Bishop of the Love Fellowship Tabernacle – has a new recording: “Azusa,” his 14th, coming out on June 11. He recently spoke with ESSENCE.com about working with Deitrick Haddon and Donald Lawrence, […]

  • Hezekiah Walker to Release New Azusa Project

    Apr 30, 13 by Brittney M. Walker Leave a comment

    *Hezekiah Walker has experienced some major developments since the release of his last album nearly 5 years ago. He became Bishop of the Pentecostal Church of Jesus Christ Fellowship, providing leadership to more than 30 churches around the country in addition to the Kunjalo Diocese in Cape Town, South Africa that he oversees – all […]

  • How Sweet the Sound Rocks the Staples Center

    Sep 25, 12 by Brittney M. Walker Leave a comment

    *Thousands of Gospel fans cheering, praising and worshipping filled Staples Center Friday nigh for Verizon’s 5th Annual How Sweet the Sound gospel competition. Some of the best choirs from all over the Western region battled it out to make it to Los Angeles for an inspiring night of empowerment and encouragement. Hosted by Gospel Award-winning […]

  • Hezekiah Walker Set to do Live Recording in Central Park

    Jun 12, 12 by EurPublisher 1 Comment

    *Grammy award winner Hezekiah Walker will be among the phenomenal gospel stars who will be performing at Brooklyn’s new Barclays Center. In an exclusive interview he said it was like a dream come true for him. “There used to be a bakery right behind the grounds. We would come down just to smell the bread […]