Posts Tagged ‘Take Me To The King’

Tamela Mann Grabs Third #1 Radio Single

Friday, June 12th, 2015

63891-Tamela-Mann-originalThe blessings keep flowing on Tamela Mann.  This Place, the current single from her Best Days CD takes its place and marks the third consecutive number 1 single on the Billboard Gospel Radio chart.  Her fist single, Take Me to the King, penned by Kirk Franklin held on to the top spot on the Gospel radio chart for 24 weeks easily earning gold certification from the RIAA and is well on its way to platinum status. The second single, I Can Only Imagine  spent 13 weeks at #1 and also received an RIAA gold certification.

 

David and Tamela Talk Love and Happiness on The Real

Wednesday, April 15th, 2015

Fresh from her White House performance for the President and First Lady, Tamela Mann talks life,Manns on The Real love and happiness with her husband David Mann when they visit The Real on April 16th.  David and Tamela are also enjoying the success of the debut of their new sitcom Mann and Wife on Bounce TV.  The April 7th debut debut of MANN & WIFE became the network’s most-watched original to date, reaching nearly 800,000 viewers.

Mann and Wife Comes To Bounce TV

Wednesday, March 18th, 2015

We can’t get enough of David and Tamela Mann! Lucky for us, we are afforded additional TV time with the April 7 series premiere of Mann and Wife on  the david-and-tamela-mannBounce network.

The sitcom pairs David and Tamela in a Brady Bunch format as a newly married couple with children from previous marriages adjusting to their new family life. We can rest assured as in all of the Mann family situations where there is love, there will also be lots of laughter.

Check your local listings for station information in your area.

New Docu-Series For David & Tamela Mann Airing January 14th

Monday, January 12th, 2015

david-and-tamela-mannBET takes us behind the scenes into the lives of David and Tamela Mann with the debut of Its A Manns World on Wednesday, January 14th.  Via eight one hour episodes, we’ll get to see the ups and downs of David and Tamela, their 26 year marriage and 4 adult children and how they manage to juggle their home life and careers.  Check your local listings for time and station information in your area.

David and Tamela Reality Show Heads To BET

Thursday, August 21st, 2014

david-and-tamela-mannDavid 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.

Tamela Mann Earns Gold Certification

Tuesday, August 5th, 2014

Tamela Mann can now add a RIAA plaque to her already full trophy case.  The “Take Me To The King” digital single penned and produced by Kirk63891-Tamela-Mann-original Franklin and recorded and performed by Tamela, has been RIAA Certified Gold, having sold more than 500,000 digital copies. Tillymann Music Group label head and Tamela’s manager and husband, David Mann, presented Tamela with her RIAA Certified Gold plaque during their Comedy and Concert event on Friday, August 1 at the Victoria Fine Arts Center in Victoria, Texas.

“Take Me To The King” was also recently named one of the most performed songs on Gospel radio in 2013 during BMI’s 2014 Christian Music Awards held at BMI in Nashville, Tenn.  The song featured on Tamela’s No. 1 selling 2012 album ‘Best Days’ was released to Gospel radio. The track quickly climbed to No. 1 on the Gospel radio chart where it remained for more than 25 weeks.

Aaron Lindsey, John P Kee & Charles Jenkins Among Honorees at BMI Awards

Thursday, June 19th, 2014

Aaron and IsraelThe most performed Christian rock, contemporary Christian, inspirational, southern and urban Gospel songs on U.S. Christian radio were celebrated at the 2014 BMI Christian Awards on June 17th.  Aaron Lindsey was honored as one of the six Christian songwriters of the year for Its Not Over (When God Is In It) for Israel Houghton and My Testimony for Marvin Sapp.  Other award winning songs included Awesome (Charles Jenkins), Life and Favor (John P. Kee) and Take Me To The King (Kirk Franklin).

Daryl Coley & Richard Smallwood Feted at BMI Trailblazers Luncheon

Saturday, January 18th, 2014

BMI Pres nemThe Gospel music industry gathered en masse as Broadcast Music, Incorporated  (BMI) celebrated the music and ministry of Daryl Coley and Richard Smallwood at its 15th annual Trailblazers of Gospel Music Awards Luncheon. Kirk Tam BMI

Donnie McClurkin was joined this year by Erica Campbell (Mary Mary) as  hosts for the luncheon, along with Del Bryant, BMI President and Catherine Brewton, BMI Vice President, Writer/Publisher Relations, Atlanta.  During the celebration, BMI honored Kirk Franklin for penning “Take Me to the King,”  BMI’s Most-Performed Gospel Song of the Year performed by Tamela Mann and appearing on her Billboard chart topping Best Days CD.

 

The musicDonnie and Ericaal tributes were phenomenal and included presentations from  Zacardi Cortez (“Jesus Saves”), Tasha Page-Lockhart (“He’s Preparing Me”), Earnest Pugh (“More Like Jesus”), Floyd Wilkinson (“II Chronicles”), Beverly Crawford (“Can’t Tell It All”) and Jason Nelson (“Sovereign”). Serving as the event’s triumphant finale, the charismatic songs of Richard Smallwood were then celebrated with dynamic performances by Yolanda Adams (“ Total Praise”/“I Love The Lord”), Anaysha Figueroa-CooDaryl BMIper and Timiney Figueroa (“Angel Watching Over Me”), Y’Anna Crawley (“He Won’t Leave You”), Dorinda Clark Cole (“What He’s Done For Me”), Donnie McClurkin (“Jesus Lover of My Soul”/“Center of My Joy”) and Marvin Sapp (“Healing”).

Life, Love and Food on Hanging With the Manns

Thursday, October 31st, 2013

david-and-tamela-mannDavid and Tamela Mann have been sharing their love of life, God and music with the masses for some time; now, we get to see them up close at work and play. Their latest effort is Hanging With the Manns. The reality show follows their adventures and gives the audience a premium seat at the kitchen table and David and Tamela prepare some scrumptious and delectable dishes and share favorite recipes and other cooking tips.

You can catch an episode of the show here:

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Tamela Mann, Tasha Cobbs and Lecrae Have Big Night at Dove Awards

Wednesday, October 16th, 2013

TamelaTasha Cobbs, Tamela Mann and Lecrae were all smiles as each took home statues at the GMA Dove Awards held at the Allen Arena on the campus of Nashville’s LipscomTasha_Cobbs_Single_FINALb University.

Tasha Cobbs and Tamela Mann electrifyed the audiences with their renditions of Break Every Chain and Take Me To The King. You can catch their performances when the show is broadcast on UP tv on Sunday, October 20th.

For a complete list of the winners click here