As gospel singer and actress, Tamela Mann sang through a heartfelt rendition of “God Provides,” audience members began standing on their feet. Some shouted praises. Some threw their hands in the air. It was a taste of gospel brought to Lakewood church on Friday evening before Sunday’s Super Bowl. Hundreds gathered inside the megachurch pastored […]

It would be nice if becoming a Christian somehow guaranteed sunny days, blue skies, and a picture-perfect life. But we all know there will be rainy days. That’s why EEW Magazine is sharing our 5 essential gospel songs every Christian should have in their pick- me-up playlist when enduring a storm. #1 Hezekiah Walker: “Better” […]

2016 is now upon us.  Ahead of us in the next few months is a plethora of worship albums released to enrich our vocabulary of worship. Here are 5 of our most anticipated worship releases. 5. “Salvation’s Tide is Rising” by Passion Worship  Passion’s ‘Salvation’s Tide Is Rising‘ will be released on 29th January 2016. This […]

It’s been a big week for social media singing sensation Bri (Briana Babineaux) whose debut radio single “I’ll Be The One” moved into the Top 15 on Billboard Magazine’s Gospel Airplay chart. Concurrently, pre-orders for Bri’s forthcoming debut album “Keys To My Heart” (Marquis Boone Enterprises, LLC /Tyscot Records, LLC) took her to #1 on the iTunes Christian/Gospel landing page over the […]

The final season of “American Idol” is scheduled to premiere on Jan. 6 and the Fox network has announced that its final season will include judges Jennifer Lopez, Keith Urban and Harry Connick Jr. Television and radio personality Ryan Seacrest, the competition’s longtime host, will also return for the show’s 15th season. News of the […]

Rapzilla recruited a panel of experts this year to countdown the greatest rappers in Christian hip-hop history. Panelists consisted of Rapzilla co-owner and music industry veteran Chad Horton, longtime Rapzilla contributors Steve Patton and Tyler Burns and three Christian hip-hop record label executives, Tim Trudeau, Josh Niemyjski and Joshua Wann. Trudeau, CEO of top independent […]

“I must confess that I get very weary of content that’s labeled Christian. It is not because I don’t support work that can inspire people or bring the Good News in new styles or formats,” Franklin, the 45-year-old gospel choir director-turned-songwriter, wrote on his Patheos blog earlier this week. “Instead, it is because I constantly worry […]

Photo: Getty/Graphi Illustration:  Kirk Franklin loves country singer turned pop star Taylor Swift so much, he openly professed it on Twitter Monday. So, what has the 45-year-old multiple award-winning gospel composer unashamedly singing the praises of the 25-year-old “Shake It Off” singer? Apparently, it was her bold stand against Apple, one of the most powerful […]

(Photo: etchedintime / YouTube) A local artist is showing off his hometown pride as the Cleveland Cavs battle the Golden State Warriors in the NBA Finals. George Vlosich III has taken his talents to YouTube yet again with a new Etch A Sketch video honoring the Cavs. The video, which was uploaded Wednesday, shows Vlosich […]

Have you ever wished you had the best of gospel music from the 70s, 80s, 90s and 2000s all on one CD? That wish just came true. Thanks to Habakkuk Music and Central City Productions, the Stellar Awards 30th Anniversary 1985-2015 project combines four decades of great anthems to create one stellar (no pun intended!) […]

The Holy Hip Hop for Hunger Concert & Awards Show, held at South Houston’s Legacy Church, collected between 2,000 and 3,000 cans for the Houston Food Bank, while giving out awards to local male and female rap artists, spoken word poets, producers and DJs who praise the name of Jesus. The cans came from the […]