Posts Tagged: Kirk Franklin

Kirk Franklin Announces Boycott of TBN & Dove Awards!

Gospel music superstar Kirk Franklin has announced that he’s boycotting Christian network TBN, the DOVE Awards, and the Gospel Music Association because a portion of his DOVE Awards’ acceptance speech in which he advocated for racial justice and reconciliation was edited out of the broadcast. “I am aware that the word boycott often has a… Read more »

Kirk Franklin Makes History With Pandora!

Congratulations to Kirk Franklin who received the ‘Billionaire Honor‘ from Pandora! Only a small group of artists have received the honor and Franklin is the first Gospel artist to get it. The ‘Billionaire Honor‘ is for artist who reach over a billion streams and the Ft. Worth Gospel superstar has currently received 1.6 billion streams… Read more »

Kirk Franklin Attacked By A Street Preacher!

Kirk Franklin is in the second week of his Long Live Love tour and during his stop in Jacksonville, Florida on Monday he was verbally attacked by a street preacher. The man who was preaching through a megaphone on a downtown street challenged Franklin on his recent performance at the BET Awards but he also… Read more »

Kirk Franklin Takes The BET Awards To Church!

Leave it to Kirk Franklin to take the BET Awards to church! The Ft. Worth Gospel superstar performed his #1 song Love Theory along with fellow Gospel music artists Erica Campbell, Jonathan McReynolds, and Kelly Price! Check out Franklin’s performance:

Kirk Franklin Gives Back to DFW Teens In A HUGE Way!

Kirk Franklin and his wife Tammy have given back to several teens from across Dallas/Ft. Worth this week. The Franklin’s free music camp, Camp Lotus took place at Franklin’s Arlington studio. “It was all a dream….To have my own music camp for kids that were like me…Kids that felt overlooked or misunderstood, but could still… Read more »

[WATCH] Kirk Franklin Hangs Out With Keith Solis!

Kirk Franklin is celebrating the release of his new album Long Live Love and he stopped by to talk to Gospel Sunday host Keith Solis about his new music, the new season of BET’s Sunday Best and “Vickie!”    

Kirk Franklin Drops New “OK” Video!

Kirk Franklin is giving fans more new music with the release of the video “OK!” The song will be featured on his new album Long Live Love. Long Live Love will be Franklin’s 13th studio album, and the first single “Love Theory” is already #1 on the Billboard Gospel Charts. Check out the video for… Read more »

Kirk Franklin Offering A FREE Summer Music Camp For DFW Teens!

Kirk Franklin is finding another way to give back by offering a FREE music camp! The Ft. Worth Gospel giant and his wife Tammy are offering Camp Lotus through their Franklin Imagine Group, and it is designed for students in grades 9-12 who are recommended by their choir teachers, pastors or worship leaders. The camp… Read more »