The City of Praise Family Ministries Announces The Homegoing Celebration Arrangements for Minister of Music, Elder John R. Peebles, Jr. LANDOVER, MD – On Friday, December 9, The City of Praise Family Ministries announced the passing of Elder John R. Peebles, Jr., Minister of Music. Elder John, Jr., graduated into Glory during emergency surgery […]
As Senior Minister of Church Worship and Music Administration at Ebenezer AME Church, Min. Ricky Dillard talks about an incredible Christmas Production, “God’s Present” featuring some of our favorite local artist. “God’s Present” written by Mumen K. Ngenge, features Ebenezers Music Department, Drama Ministry, Liturgical and African Dance Ministry along with Clifton Ross II, Veda […]
Sad news to report as Willie Joe Ligon, Founder of The Mighty Clouds of Joy has passed. Below is a statement from Ligon’s official Facebook Page. We are heartbroken to share the news that the World’s Greatest Male Gospel Singer – Willie Joe Ligon, Founder and Lead Singer of the three time Grammy Award winning […]
One of DC’s finest, Jeremiah Hicks releases his much anticipated CD< “A Worship Heart” TONIGHT! From start to finish Jeremiah takes you on an amazing journey of adoration to our God! Join him tonight as he shares this experience live!
Many refereed to him as a gentle giant but an impeccable leader. With a sorrowful heart we share the announcement of the passing of Elder John R. Peebles, Jr. The entire Radio One family sends out our condolences and prayers to the Peeble’s family along with the membership of the City of Praise Family […]
Kim Burrell and Pherrell Williams blazes the Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon with a riveting performance of “I See Victory” from the Hidden Figures soundtrack.
Christian Cuevas stopped singing outside of his church and chose to stay at home instead of attending college when his father tragically died from liver cancer. He instead got a job at Guitar Center and made supporting his mother a priority. Christian eventually went back to college because he knew his dad always wanted him […]
According to Billboard.com, The legendary Shirley Caesar, 79, earns her first No. 1 on Billboard‘s Hot Gospel Songs chart (dated Dec. 10), as “Hold My Mule,” rises to #1. Pastor Caesar, first released “Hold My Mule” in 1988. It now reigns as the track leads Gospel Streaming Songs for a second week, up by 268 percent […]
Lauren Puryear is a coupon connoisseur who has gone viral for her goal to feed 30,000 people by her 30th birthday next September — using only coupons. Puryear, 29, has met the halfway mark and has fed over 15,000 people since she started the hobby just ten months ago. “Prior to couponing I was feeding the homeless, but it was […]
As the White House has been transformed into a winter wonderland, First Lady Michelle Obama welcomes military families to the White House for a look at the 2016 holiday decorations.
Saturday November 26, 2016, our very own make up artist to the stars, Dr. Kym Lee, married her soul mate, Pastor Dant’e King. It was an amazingly sacred, star studded, immaculate evening! The Washington Post covered this occasion in their style section. Check out the full story here: https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/reliable-source/wp/2016/11/28/the-stars-come-out-for-local-celebrity-makeup-artists-ritzy-wedding/ Make up artist to the stars, […]
Vashawn Mitchell recorded his latest project, Secret Place, in South Africa. One of the highlights of the project is Vashawn sharing the stage with BeBe Winans and Tasha Cobbs on his smash hit, “Nobody Greater” live! Check it out: