In January of 1972, Aretha Franklin along with Reverend James Cleveland and the Southern California Community Choir got together at the New Temple Missionary Baptist Church in Los Angeles to record the album "Amazing Grace."

Today we shine a light on Gospel legend Dorothy Love Coates for Black Music Month.   In an address to his congregation during Sunday morning worship, The Rev. Howard John Wesley announced his need to take a Ministry Sabbatical from his duties as Pastor at the historic, Alfred Street Baptist Church in Alexandria, VA. Wesley has been the pastor of Alfred Street for the past 11 years, leading four […]

November is Diabetes Awareness Month World Diabetes Day is celebrated globally on November 14 to raise awareness about both Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes. In today’s Healthy Ever After, we unpack the facts and figures around diabetes with Nancy Brown, the CEO of the American Heart Association and Tracey Brown, the CEO of the […]

In episode 2 of Inside The Praise Lounge, Praise 104.1’s Ronnette Harrison sits down with singer-songwriter, PJay Edmund for a chat about his musical journey and inspiration. He also blesses us with a performance.   Kirk Franklin, broke his silence today on social media about the blatant disrespect that he has encountered at the Dove Awards. Must Read: TBN Cut Kirk Franklin’s Speech on Hatred During The Dove Awards AGAIN After the airing of the Gospel Music Association’s Dove Awards, we reported about TBN editing Kirk Franklin’s acceptance […]

The 12th Annual Spirit Of Praise is in the books but if you missed anything or want to relive some of the amazing moments, we got you covered! Watch as Grammy-nominated singer Koryn Hawthorne wowed the audience with her amazing performance of her hit singles “Won’t He Do It” and More! Click above to watch […]

Travis Greene came to Washington, D.C. on a mission and it was accomplished! Greene headlined the 12th Annual Spirit Of Praise Celebration and co-hosted along with our Praise 104.1 And My Spirit 1340AM team! By the end of the night, it was Greene’s turn to hit the stage If you came to Spirit of […]

William McDowell brought is worship experience to kick off the 12th Annual Spirit Of Praise. Afterward, he sat down with Spirit 1340 AM’s morning man Winston Chaney to talk about his latest album and more!

The 12th Annual Spirit of Praise Celebration was a homecoming and a family reunion at the same time. BET Sunday Best winner Melvin Crispell III reunited with the two finalists, Tiffany Andrews and the DMV’s own Josh Copeland to perform live for the jam-packed crowd at the Entertainment and Sports Arena. The trio joined Cheryl […]