Actress inspired by role of famous gospel singer

Gospel singer Mahalia Jackson propelled herself to stardom on the strength of her faith...convictions and her incredible voice. Often referred to as the greatest gospel singer ever, and the voice of the civil rights movement, Ms. Jackson established...

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Gospel singer TaRanda Greene to perform at First Baptist in North Augusta

WHEN: 8:45 and 11 a.m. SundayWHERE: First Baptist Church of North Augusta, 625 Georgia Ave.DETAILS: Gospel singer TaRanda Greene has been performing for more than 14 years, beginning her career with the popular gospel group The...

Bruce Katz, organ back on road for Blind Willie Music Festival

...bands and Louis Armstrong and trying to figure out what that was."About that time, Katz saw a TV performance by gospel singer Mahalia Jackson and heard the B-3 for the first time. But he didn't start playing the organ until decades later...

Gospel singer calls Augusta concert 'scam'

The Richmond County Sheriff's Office has received complaints about a local concert that a renowned gospel singer called "a scam."The concert, promoted by Dower Live, was held at the Tabernacle Baptist Church on Thursday, and it was slated...

Timothy Wright, famed NY gospel singer, dies at 61

NEW YORK ---The Rev. Timothy Wright, the Grammy-nominated gospel singer and composer who inspired America with his up-tempo praise songs and powerful choirs, has died a year after an accident that...

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Faith digest

Gospel at Bell Gospel singer Dottie Peoples of Atlanta will perform at 5 p.m. today at Bell Auditorium, 712 Telfair St. Tickets cost $25-$28. Ms...

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Singer reconsiders her retirement

Southern gospel singer Naomi Sego Reader was the last to join gospel quartet The Sego Brothers and Naomi in 1958. A half-century later, she's the...

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Evangelist's husband out on bond

ATLANTA - The minister husband of evangelist and gospel singer Juanita Bynum was released on bond after turning himself...attendant who became a Pentecostal evangelist, author and gospel singer. Her ministry blossomed after she preached at a singles...

Churches calling for husband's suspension

...churches wants the minister husband of evangelist and gospel singer Juanita Bynum suspended from the ministry because of...attendant who became a Pentecostal evangelist, author and gospel singer. Her ministry blossomed after she preached at a singles...

CME to hold star-studded conference in Augusta

...as chief presiding judge over the juvenile court in Fulton County.Monday's events also include a performance by gospel singer Tramaine Hawkins, who has won two Grammy Awards, two Dove Awards and was inducted into the Gospel Music Hall of Fame...