Behind My Praise

  In this edition of Behind the Praise, Karen Clark Sheard opens up about becoming a different person after almost losing her life to a blood clot. She also expresses how she views that incident as a way for God to bring her further in life and a way to expand her ministry. Watch Karen recount the life […]

In this edition of Behind the Praise, J.J. and Trina Hairston reflect on how they met and how they’ve managed to maintain and grow their marriage through so many years. Plus, J.J. discusses how being a husband and father has affected his ministry. ALSO SEE: J.J. Hairston Talks About His Show On A Hip-Hop Radio Station [EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW] […]

Welcome to this episode of Behind-The-Praise. Kirk Franklin sits down with Praise 104.1’s Cheryl Jackson to talk about mending the relationship with The Family after they sued him— a process that ultimately resulted in Tamela Mann’s “Take Me To The King”— celebrating other artists while his career was low and what makes him truly happy, […]

Welcome to this episode of Behind-The-Praise. Anita Wilson sits down with Praise 104.1‘s Cheryl Jackson for Behind the Praise (BTP) and opens up about her family dynamics and growing up a preacher’s kid. She also tells BTP where her love for music came from, her support for cancer and MS research and starting a mentor […]

  Welcome to this episode of Behind-The-Praise. In this episode of Behind-The-Praise, Denise Hill has lunch with James Fortune and digs into the process and steps it took to becoming the gospel singer he is today. Fortune talks about his purpose and “not allowing people to get you off course”. Through his struggles with being homeless and other setbacks, […]

Welcome to this episode of Behind-The-Praise. In this episode of Behind-The-Praise, Cheryl Jackson speaks with Bishop Paul S. Morton about his mission in bridging the gap between Baptists and Pentecostals, how he overcame a mental breakdown and why he’s stepping down as the head of his church.  He also talks about how he councils his […]

Welcome to this episode of Behind-The-Praise. Isaac Carree spoke with Praise 104.1’s Cheryl Jackson. They revisit a dark time in his career when his name was put in the middle of the Dietrick and Damita Haddon divorce, which he says was cleared when the truth came out, and talks about how he and his family […]

Welcome to this episode of Behind-The-Praise. Praise 104.1’s Cheryl Jackson speaks with Tasha Cobbs where she talks about living under the scrutiny of the spotlight where both the highs and lows of her life are public including winning a Grammy award and losing her father a short time after. Click play below to view Tasha give her […]

Welcome to this episode of Behind-The-Praise. Praise 104.1’s Cheryl Jackson speaks with Erica Campbell where she reveals what she believes is her purpose is as an inspirational artist with a huge platform, among which she feels she needs to reach people with God’s word in the “unorthodox places”. Click play below to view Erica give […]