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: Amber Bullock

🔊🥳Today, April 11, 1986, Amber Bullock was born Amber Briana Lawrence-Bullock in St. Louis, Missouri. After winning season four of BET’s Sunday Best gospel singing competition, Bullock released an album called “So in Love,” which peaked at no. 3 on the US Billboard Top Gospel Albums Chart. Kirk Franklin is featured on the album’s title…

Music Birthday: Darrel Walls

🔊🎉Today, February 8, 1990, Darrel Walls was born in Houston, Texas. Walls contributes tenor vocals to the Walls Group, a contemporary Christian singing group with three of his siblings. Their debut studio album, “Fast Forward,” reached no. 29 on the US Billboard 200, and no. 1 on the Billboard Top Gospel Albums Chart.

Music Birthday: Kirk Franklin

🔊🎉Today, January 26, 1970, Kirk Dewayne Franklin was born in Fort Worth, Texas. On January 22, 1999, Franklin’s first Christmas album, with the Family, “Kirk Franklin & the Family Christmas,” was certified gold by the Recording Industry Association of America. This urban contemporary gospel album was released on November 7, 1995, and it peaked at…

Music Birthday: Andraé Crouch

🔊🎉Today 1942 – Andraé Crouch was born in San Francisco, CA – Of the 20 Grammy Award nominations he’s received, he won seven – His seventh award was for “Mercy,” in category Best Pop/Contemporary Gospel Album, at the 37th Annual Grammy Awards. 

HomageCollage: Kirk Franklin, “Long Live Love”

🔊❤️Today 2019 – “Long Live Love,” the 12th album from Kirk Franklin is at no. 1 on chart for US Top Gospel Albums – This spiritual album spawned ‘Love Theory’ as single, which went to no. 1 on Gospel Airplay – Continuing to bring the people closer to God, Franklin makes it his intention to…