As previously reported, Oxygen makes good on its promise expanding the Preachers franchise. The new series is set in the motor city of Detroit and takes an up close look at faith and family from the perspectives of 7 prominent preachers including Bishop Charles Ellis, Pastor David Bullock, Evangelist Dorinda Clark-Cole, Pastor Don Shelby, Bishop Corletta Vaughn, Bishop-Elect Clarence Langston, and Pastor Tim Alden. Preachers of Detroit makes its debut in the Winter of 2015.
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Deitrick Haddon and Michelle Williams invite us to experience their many adventures as they set out to bring “the help” to Fix My Choir, the new music reality series premiering on the Oxygen Network November 5th. “A great choir has the potential to inspire communities and uplift people everywhere,” said Rod Aissa, Senior Vice President, Original Programming and Development for Oxygen Media. “Viewers will witness Deitrick and Michelle breathe new life into choirs that have lost their way in ‘Fix My Choir,’ culminating with unforgettable performances that will bring the house down.”
The choir represents family, unity and team work,” said Deitrick Haddon. “It’s an honor to be a part of introducing the choir culture to the world with “Fix My Choir.
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Get ready to hear a live performance of Bless Me, the new single from JJ Hairston and Youthful Praise when they appear on the TBN Praise the Lord Program September 2nd. “Bless Me” is from the group’s forthcoming 7th CD “I See Victory” (Light Records) that hits retail and online stores everywhere on October 28th. The contemporary gospel choir joins host Pastor Frank Santora and other guests including baseball legend Darryl Strawberry and his wife Tracy; New York Yankees executive Roy Negron; Randy LaHaye and Jerry B. Jenkins and noted preacher Pastor Jamal Bryant.
David and Tamela Mann told us back in January that a reality show was in the works documenting their love, ministry, career and family life. BET recently announced the addition of the show to its lineup. “THE UNTITLED MANNS PROJECT” will take a peek behind their celebrity on-screen personas, exclusive events and famous friends, to the down home lives of the real David and Tamela Mann. In eight 30-minute episodes, viewers will get a taste of their careful balancing act among being celebrities, entrepreneurs and parents to four adult children — all while maintaining their 26-year marriage. Viewers may have met the Browns, but this show introduces the Manns like you’ve never seen them before!
In partnership with eOne, the series is executive produced by David and Tamela Mann along with Tara Long, Howie Miller, Kim McKoy, Roger Bobb and Phil Thornton.
Grammy winner Kirk Franklin and comedian Jeff Foxworthy get in gear for the return of the American Bible Challenge on GSN. Season three kicks off on Thursday, May 22nd at 8 PM (ET/PT) with two back-to-back episodes. THE American Bible Challenge is GSN’s highest rated original series of all time and has now been seen by over 21 million viewers.
Set your DVR as Bishop Hezekiah Walker makes his debut on the Arsenio Hall Show singing his smash hit, Every Praise on Thursday, May 1st. Every Praise set a record topping the Billboard Radio Charts for 26 non-consecutive weeks. Check your local listings for station information and time in your area.
ABC’s Hit Day- Time Talk Show, “The View” welcomes Tamela Mann to sing her #1 hit, “Take Me To The King”. The Stellar Award winner was asked to come and sing the hit on Tuesday April 22nd to celebrate co-host Sherri Shepherd’s birthday. Tamela says, ““Sherri is a dear friend, and I’m thrilled to be a part of her special day,” said Tamela. “It’s going to be a big celebration and time of fellowship, and I’m honored to be able to share my music with the ladies of The View and people across the country.” Mann’s latest hit “I Can Only Imagine” is currently #1 at Gospel Radio. “The View” airs on ABC at 11am est, please check your local listings for more information.
Fresh from their awe inspiring performance on Celebration of Gospel, Deitrick Haddon and his League of Extraordinary Worshippers will once again wow viewers as Oxygen airs a special “Live In Concert” on Good Friday.
In addition to Haddon and the choir, the concert features performances from Donald Lawrence, Jessica Reedy, Hezekiah Walker and Ricky Dillard. Haddon shared his excitement about the concert being aired, “”Wow! This is amazing! Oxygen is not afraid to go where no other network has gone just to encourage their viewers…and it’s the perfect day, it’s Good Friday. This is groundbreaking for the Kingdom.” Viewers will just have to tune in for themselves to see this extraordinary choir do what they do best, taking audiences back to choirs in church.
The debut CD of Deitrick Haddon’s League of Extraordinary Worshippers hits stores on April 22nd.
Oxygen Media announced the addition of Fix My Choir, a new reality series hosted by Deitrick Haddon and Michelle Williams to its lineup. Each week, Fix My Choir will take Haddon and Williams into various cities across the country to work with school and community gospel choirs providing leadership training, music coaching and confidence building.
Haddon will return for season 2 of Oxygen’s Preachers of LA this Summer. Casting has also begun for new Preachers series in New York, Atlanta, Dallas and Detroit.
Set your DVR’s for Tuesday, March 18th as Karen, Jackie and Twinkie help to make Queen Latifah’s day with a rousing rendition of You Brought the Sunshine on her syndicated daytime talk show. The Clark Sisters was just one of many surprises as the show celebrated Queen Latifah’s birthday. Check your local listing for time and station information in your area.
In other Clark Sisters news, Twinkie continues to travel with her Songs of Twinkie Clark tour, while Karen is prepping for the March 25th release of Sunday AM (morning), the first single from her highly anticipated live recording in Chicago and Jacky is flooding social media with news of her new single which hits the streets on March 25th.