Music Birthday: Darrel Walls

Today, February 8, 1991, Darrel Walls of sibling gospel group The Walls Group was born in Houston, Texas. Effortlessly adding to the divine harmonies of the group’s debut album, “Fast Forward,” Darrel and his siblings maximized their opportunity to work with Brandy and her 90’ hit, ‘Always on My Mind.’   The group sampled ‘Always on…

Music Birthday: BeBe Winans

Today, September 17, 1962, Benjamin “BeBe” Winans was born in Detroit, Michigan. His third solo studio album, “Love and Freedom,” was released by Motown Records in 2000, and it peaked at no. 30 on the Billboard 200 Albums chart. The album includes the hit single Brian McKnight and Joe collaboration, ‘Coming Back Home.’ It also has…

Music Birthday: Israel Houghton

🔊🥳 Today, May 19, 1971, Israel Haughton was born in Oceanside, California. Houghton (& New Breed) has a 2004 contemporary gospel album called “Live From Another Level,” and it’s got these three tracks starred as fan favorites on Apple Music: ‘Again I Say Rejoice,’ ‘Friend of God,’ and ‘Medley: Here I Am To Worship /…

Music Birthday: Deitrick Haddon

🔊🥳 Today, May 17, 1973, Deitrick V. Haddon was born in Detroit, Michigan. Haddon has a song called ‘Reppin’ the Kingdom,’ and it’s included on his contemporary gospel album “Church on the Moon.” The song features gospel stars J. Moss, Canton Jones, T. Haddy & Tye Tribbett.

Music Birthday: Tina Campbell

🔊🎉 Today, May 1, 1974, Tina Campbell was born Trecina Evette Campbell in Inglewood, California. Campbell is the younger sister of fellow Mary Mary member, Erica Campbell—who had a birthday last month. Well, Tina Campbell has music on the charts as well, the US Billboard Hot Gospel Songs Chart: her ‘We Livin’’ single peaked at…

Music Birthday: Isaac Carree

🔊🥳 Today, April 29, 1973, Isaac Thompson Carree III was born in Greensboro, North Carolina. Carree tapped Joe Thomas to sing on ‘Reset III,’ a song on Carree’s “Reset” studio album. This album peaked at no. 41 on the US Billboard 200, his highest performer on the chart.

Music Birthday: Erica Campbell

🔊🥳 Today, April 29, 1972, Erica Monique Campbell was born in Inglewood, California. Erica has a beautiful song called ‘The Question,’ and it reminds us of the price Jesus paid for us to be free from perpetual fear and sin in this evolving world. The song is included on Erica’s Grammy-winning debut solo studio album,…

Music Birthday: Jekayln Carr

🔊🥳 Today, April 22, 1997, Jekayln Carr was born in Memphis, Tennessee. Carr, at the 61st Annual Grammy Awards, earned two nominations. One, for Best Gospel Album (“One Nation Under God”), another for Best Gospel Performance/Song (‘You Will Win’). The album peaked at no. 1 on the Billboard 200, and on the Billboard Hot Gospel…