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  • ‘Sunday Best’ Picks Geoffrey Golden as Season Seven Winner

    Sep 3, 14 by Deron Dalton 1 Comment

    *“Sunday Best” crowned its second male vocalist in the history of the show as winner, Geoffrey Golden — beating out Candace Benson as the leading Gospel music singer.  However, the path to stardom hasn’t been easy for Golden. Although he’s more than familiar with gospel having a mother as a music minister a father as a preacher, he was featured […]

  • Kierra Sheard Praises and Defends ‘Preachers of LA’ (Watch)

    Jul 29, 14 by Deron Dalton 17 Comments

    *Contemporary gospel singer Kierra Sheard is defending “Preachers of LA”  — many churchgoers and church leaders expressed their dislike with the representative of preachers on the show. Sheard is a reality star herself. She said the wealth of preachers on the show — like Clarence McClendon and Ron Gibson — isn’t a bad thing.  “I don’t think […]

  • ‘Sunday Best’ Reveals Top 10 Finalists

    Jul 28, 14 by Qwest7 Leave a comment

    *The quest to become “Sunday Best” entered a new chapter recently as the top 10 finalists were revealed on the hit BET show: Below are the names of the finalists: Anita Johnson – New York, NY Ayodele Owolabi – Macon, GA Brightnie Jones – New York, NY Candace Benson – Pottstown, PA Damarka Wheeler – Buffalo, […]

  • Kim Burrell Called ‘Rude’ During ‘Sunday Best’ Confrontation (Watch)

    Jul 18, 14 by Deron Dalton 10 Comments

    *Tensions ran high on “Sunday Best” with the return of contestant Dennis Christopher Brigham. Brigham gave Kim Burrell a piece of his mind — who he accused of laughing at his performance and calling her out as “rude.” Burrell took some time during a performance to address the confrontation.

  • Donnie McClurkin Speaks on Yolanda Adams Gospel Tribute at Essence

    Jul 2, 14 by Qwest7 Leave a comment

    *Donnie McClurkin’s appreciation for Yolanda Adams goes back a long ways. So it’s only fitting the gospel entertainer be among those honoring his fellow “Sunday Best” judge as host of the Yolanda Adams Gospel Tribute at the upcoming Essence festival. In McClurkin’s eyes, the opportunity to host such an eve trumps being nervous or excited. […]

  • Kim Burrell Remembers Whitney Houston, Talks ‘Sunday Best’ and Bobbi Kristina

    Mar 23, 14 by Qwest7 1 Comment

    *Kim Burrell may be a famous gospel singer, but she is never too famous to be a real friend when needed. In an interview with Essence.com, the entertainer remembered one of her dear friends, Whitney Houston as well as weighed in on the late vocalist’s daughter Bobbi Kristina and her return to BET’s ‘Sunday Best’ […]