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Hosted by former NFL wide receiver and co-host of CBS Mornings, Nate Burleson, is set to host the “Best of Super Bowl Gospel Celebration” and will pay tribute to the iconic moments that have happened over the past twenty-four years. “As a former NFL player, I’ve witnessed firsthand how coming together and finding inspiration impacts […]
Bishop Carlton D. Pearson died Sunday night at the age of 70 after a battle with cancer. The news was posted on his Facebook account. “We are saddened to inform you that Bishop Carlton D’Metrius Pearson, one of the most popular and influential preachers in America and around the world, who sacrificed everything for a […]
Congrats to newly engaged singer, songwriter and actress, Koryn Hawthorne! Known for her song, “Won’t He do It”, and her latest single, “Look at God”, Koryn announced her engagement to longtime friend, Hunter Register, with an Instagram post that includes pictures from their engagement photo shoot, with the caption, "An @essence exclusive ! Sooo in love".
It’s never too early to put on your coziest pajamas and socks and snuggle up on the couch to your favorite Christmas movies. Although the picking of appropriate movies that showcase black and brown actors may be slim, representation has improved over the years and we want to make sure you have options that tell […]
As we enter into the busy Christmas season filled with love and gathering within our homes, it can be easy to forget the real meaning of the celebration. Here’s your early reminder to remember what Christmas is all about: The birth of Christ our Savior who came to Earth to save mankind. Below are a […]
Good Samaritan Hospital, located directly where Bank of America Stadium stands, was a remnant of segregated healthcare.
Matthew Perry has died, according to TMZ. He was 54 years old. The actor, well known for his role as Chandler in the sitcom ‘Friends’, reportedly drowning. He was found in the jacuzzi of a Los-Angeles-area home on Saturday afternoon. Perry previously opened up about struggles with alcohol and drug abuse. The exclusive interview was […]
The hit series Dancing with the Stars is back, and the cast is ready to dance like no one is watching—except the entire nation, of course. On Wednesday morning, Good Morning America revealed the 32nd season’s full celebrity list. Fresh Prince of Bel-Air actor Alfonso Ribeiro returns as host, to be joined by former DWTS professional […]
Tamela Mann has another accomplishment to celebrate, The well-awarded and well-loved gospel artist. is celebrating the latest RIAA certification of her record-breaking single, “Take Me to The King.” The song which was written by Gospel Icon Kirk Franklin and featured on her album, Best Days, has received Double Platinum certification with more than two million […]
The Lord is reaching the gaming world. It was announced Monday that Lecrae and Andy Mineo’s song “Good Lord” will be featured on the Madden 24 soundtrack. Want gospel news at your fingertips? Text “BMORE” To 52140 to join our text club! Check out the announcement below: Congratulations to the both of them and we […]