The gospel community was shocked when one of its own, singer Thomas ‘TC’ Clay,suddenly passed away. The artist, though young, was extremely accomplished. Not only was he a singer, but a gifted producer, songwriter, actor, and musician. He has shared the stage with, worked with and written songs for countless gospel artists. In memory […]

Unfortunate news to share as gospel singer Thomas TC Clay was found dead this weekend in his hotel room. The cause of death is unknown, but his industry friends have taken to social media to confirm his passing. Pastor Jason Nelson, in particular, went live on Facebook to dispel rumors surrounding the sad loss (see below). Thomas TC Clay’s family […]

According to TMZ, Tommy Ford’s family made the decision to turn off life support. Here’s what TMZ reported: Tommy Ford — who played Tommy on the ’90s hit show “Martin” — has died … TMZ has learned. Tommy passed away Wednesday in an Atlanta hospital surrounded by family and friends. As we reported, Ford had […]

The acclaimed writer has been celebrated for her complex portraits of black womanhood. The award-winning author Gloria Naylor, who published a number of well-regarded works of fiction including The Women of Brewster Place, has died, reports Ebony Magazine. Ebony confirmed in a phone call with Naylor’s sister, Bernice Harrison, that the author died on Sept. 28 […]

Lecresia Campbell passed on Thursday, September 29, 2016. Her voice will be truly missed by the Christian community! The press release from her management states she was days from being released from Emory Rehabilitation. Our hearts are sad along with many others, yet we know God knew what kind of release He had planned for […]

Jackson, 17, died Sunday after playing in a football game Friday night for Euclid High School. The official cause of death is peritonitis due to a small bowel laceration as a result of blunt impact to the abdomen. The coroner says Jackson’s death was an accident. source:

Unfortunately once again we have bad news to report. Saturday, it was the death of actor Bill Nunn.  This time it’s regarding the passing of musician Kashif Saleem, better known simply as Kashif. He was 56. As of this posting, we don’t have many details, but according to those who were close to him, Kashif […]

Members of the National Action Network and Gospel Music Workshop of America (GMWA) gathered yesterday (September 21) at the House of Justice in Manhattan for a press conference on police brutality and its latest victim, 40-year-old Terence Crutcher. Amongst the group of men was Terence’s father, Rev. Joey Crutcher, a 30+ year rep for GMWA. Hands […]

While R&B singer Bobby Brown is “pleased” that ajudge found Nick Gordon civilly liable in the death of his daughter, Bobbi Kristina, he is still seeking answers, reports PEOPLE magazine. “I am pleased with the outcome of today’s court proceedings,” he told the magazine in a statement. “All I ever wanted was answers relating to who and what caused my daughter’s death. […]

Sandra Bland’s family has reached a $1.9 million settlement in a wrongful death lawsuit, the family’s attorney said Thursday. The settlement includes compensation for Bland’s death as well as several changes to jail procedures in Waller County, Texas. Bland was found dead in her jail cell three days after she was arrested for failing to […]