Black America Web celebrates Black Music Month by saluting influential icons in the music industry

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Gospel Singer James Fortune is inspiring many once again with the release of his #1 album ” Dream Again.” 10 albums in, how does Fortune still do it? Fortune gives us the details on creating what would become another stellar project from the award-winning singer. We also give an inside look on becoming a father […]

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For the past several weeks contestants have gone home and now we will watch to see if Joshua Copeland or Melvin Crispel will win.

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You think you know gospel music? Well, how well do you know this teenage powerhouse?

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“A network we were talking to was intrigued I was doing real estate. I said, ‘But, I’m a singer,’” laughed gospel’s living legend Deleon Richards-Sheffield about how she became involved in a reality show. Deleon was the youngest gospel artist ever signed to a major record deal. She released her debut album at eight years old then […]

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I  always say artists should know the music business. Ted Winn, the artist, knows the music business.Winn owns a successful song writing and publishing company and his aerobic style vocals on his new solo release Stand in Awe (Shanachie) and his two Stellar Award wins show he also knows how to sing. The Memphis native […]

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Gospel/Jazz vocalist Robert E. Person releases his first single, “I Give You Praise,” off of his upcoming album Classic Covers to be released in the Fall, 2017. The single is a 40-year-old Richard Smallwood hit song that Robert collaborated with Richard Smallwood on. “(Working with Richard Smallwood) It met and exceeded my expectations,” Person said. […]

Gospel legend Bebe Winans is bringing a new and exciting show to DC this summer. The world-premiere musical Born for This: The BeBe Winan’s Story follows the remarkable journey of six-time Grammy Award winner BeBe Winans, who rose to fame with sister CeCe.  “If it wasn’t for Jim and Tammy Faye Bakker you wouldn’t have Bebe and Cece. Later we […]

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Gospel legend Andrae Crouch has called off his upcoming commitments after he was hospitalized with an undisclosed illness. The singer was admitted to the hospital on Dec. 1 and has since pulled out of his planned appearances on the “Let the Church Say Amen” tour throughout December. No further details about his health scare have […]

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Sherri Shepherd and Jenny McCarthy are saying goodbye to The View next week. ABC says their final appearance as co-hosts of the daytime talk show will air Monday. The pre-taped episode celebrates Shepherd’s seven years with the show. ABC said Thursday that gospel singers Yolanda Adams, Kirk Franklin and Donnie McClurkin perform a special song […]

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Watch the first episode of Preachers of L.A’ Season 2 above. Contemporary gospel singer Kierra Sheard is defending Preachers of L.A.  – 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 […]