Yvonne Staples Of Hit-Making Staple Singers DiesYvonne Staples, whose voice and business acumen powered the success of the Staple Singers, her family's hit-making gospel group, has died.
"Oh Happy Day" Gospel Star Edwin Hawkins Dies At 74Edwin Hawkins, the gospel star best known for the crossover hit "Oh Happy Day" and as a major force for contemporary inspirational music, died Monday at age 74.
Gospel Singers Fill Harvey Evacuation Shelter With A Sweet SoundA duo of gospel singers filled an evacuation shelter with a sweet sound, and sent spirits soaring.
Reba Says Gospel Songs Helped After DivorceCountry star Reba McEntire's first-ever gospel record helped her get through a rough patch in her personal life. The singer is releasing "Sing It Now: Songs of Faith & Hope" on Friday.
Singer James Fortune Serving Jail Term For Assaulting WifeGospel singer James Fortune has begun serving five days in a Texas jail for assaulting his wife during a 2014 argument. The 38-year-old singer turned himself in Monday night in Richmond.
Worshippers Flock To Century-Old Black Catholic ChurchThe neighborhoods off Terrell Avenue just south of downtown are rebuilding around their old foundation: Its churches.