“Never Would Have Made It” is the biggest gospel hit of the past decade, and the man who sings it, Marvin Sapp, is quite possibly the biggest name in gospel today.
“I’m blown away by how that song has had the impact that it has had on so many people, All of us, I’ve learned, have gone through ‘never would have made it’ moments, and that’s the reason why I believe that it resonates so strongly in so many people’s lives. The day after she passed, that morning at 6 a.m. my kids were up getting ready for school. “And I was like, ‘You don’t have to go to school today — Mommy just went to be home with the Lord yesterday.’ And she said, ‘No, no, Daddy. We’ve got to go to school because Mommy would want us to keep it moving.’