Monthly Archives June 2016

Kirk Franklin Garners his Latest #1 Hit Single With “123 Victory”

Ten-time GRAMMY® Award-winning artist, songwriter, producer and music icon Kirk Franklin, garners a second #1 hit with his latest single “123 Victory,” which hits #1 on the Mediabase Gospel radio chart. The second hit single off of his chart-topping eleventh studio album, LOSING MY RELIGION (Fo Yo Soul Recordings / RCA Records), “123 Victory” follows on the heels of Franklin’s record-breaking #1 single “Wanna Be Happy?”.

COGIC First Lady Mae Blake Defends Her Husband, Bishop Charles Blake

The Church of God in Christ (COGIC) 66th International Women’s Convention and Crusade descended on Detroit, Michigan last week and concluded on June 3, 2016. Even though a lot of sermons were delivered, the sermon that’s being applauded throughout COGIC circles, and has created a buzz on social media was delivered by the first lady of COGIC, Lady Mae Blake, wife of Bishop Charles Blake.

Bishop T.D. Jakes: Americans Need To Unite in Solidarity After Orlando Night Club Shootings

Bishop T.D. Jakes compared Sunday morning’s gay nightclub massacre in Orlando to the killing of nine Christians last June at the Emanuel AME church in Charleston, South Carolina, and asserted that the Orlando shooting should be identified as both a hate crime and act of terror. Jakes says we need to come together the same way we did after September 11th.

Hezekiah Walker to Release New Album “Azusa The Next Generation 2 – Better” This July

Entertainment One Music (eOne Music) announced that GRAMMY-winning Gospel music superstar Hezekiah Walker’s new album, Azusa The Next Generation 2 – Better, will be released on July 22, 2016. The album, which is Walker’s 15th, is available for pre-order today via Amazon, iTunes and Walmart.com. Azusa The Next Generation 2 – Better is the powerful follow-up to Walker’s 2013 album, Azusa the Next Generation, which spawned the global anthem, “Every Praise”.