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  • Kirk Franklin Lands New BET Hosting Gig

    Jun 16, 13 by Cory Alexander Haywood Leave a comment


    *It seems redundant that Kirk Franklin would be offered another hosting job for another gospel reality show. Then again, there’s a church on almost every corner in the hood. That means a lot of gospel choirs,  and even more gospel singers and fans. So maybe another show couldn’t hurt. Black Entertainment Television (BET) has announced […]

  • DC Emancipation Day Gay Groups Target Gospel Artist Kirk Franklin

    Jun 7, 13 by EurPublisher 64 Comments


    *The DC City government paid gospel music icon Kirk Franklin $80,000 to perform at a DC Emancipation Day event and some Gays are crying foul. LGBT activists are on the attack because the multi-Grammy winning artist has publicly denounced homosexuality citing religious reasons. They don’t think taxpayer dollars should support an artist they view as […]

  • Kirk Franklin Talks Paying for an Abortion at 15 Years Old

    Jun 4, 13 by Cory Alexander Haywood 7 Comments


     *Gospel giant Kirk Franklin recently opened up about his decision to pay for an abortion at the tender age of 15. Franklin did an interview with Sway in the Morning on Sirius/XM Channel 45. He touched on a host of topics, including how he was raised and how it all played a part in making […]

  • Tamela, David Mann Renew Vows After 25 Years (Clips)

    Apr 22, 13 by EURpublisher02 3 Comments


    *Tamela and David Mann, married for 25 years, reaffirmed their vows in Dallas on Saturday (Apr. 20) surrounded by loved ones, Us Weekly reports. The gospel singers and actors, both 46, were legally wed in 1988 but never had a proper ceremony. “When we got married 25 years ago, we didn’t have enough money for […]

  • BET Awards: Chris Tucker to Host; Ced Joins Weekend Event

    Apr 17, 13 by EURpublisher02 2 Comments


    *Chris Tucker has been announced as the host of this year’s BET Awards, which is scheduled to take place at the Nokia Theater LA Live on June 30, 2013. The actor, most recently scene in the Oscar-nominated “Silver Linings Playbook,” says he’s to be taking part in the awards and is “looking forward to being […]

  • Kirk Franklin Partners with House of Blues for Gospel Brunch

    Apr 5, 13 by Brittney M. Walker 1 Comment


    *Grammy-Award winning star and Gospel music icon Kirk Franklin is joining forces with House of Blues and its venues across the United States to create a new Gospel Brunch experience as part of its year-long 20th Anniversary Celebration, says a press release. House of Blues Gospel Brunch has been a staple of Sunday morning family entertainment around the country […]