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About Melanie Pratt

Melanie began her career in radio when she joined the on-air staff at Praise 100.9 in 2006. She is a three-time Stellar Award nominee for Gospel Announcer of the Year, a preliminary judge for BET’s hit show Sunday Best, and has been recognized in Who’s Who in Black Charlotte. In 2013, she was an inaugural recipient of the Stellar Woman of Gospel Award for her contribution behind the scenes in the gospel industry. In 2015, she was awarded the 1st Melvin Crispell Gospel Heritage Award and was recognized as one of ten Most Influential Radio Personalities by the Gospel Music Industry Round-up. And in 2016 she was awarded Radio Show of The Year by the Queen City Music Awards. A self-proclaimed foodie - in particular tacos - and founder of the Foodie Flash Mob, Melanie had the pleasure of serving as judge of the Carolina Food Truck Chow Down. She serves on the Board of Directors of The Harvest Center, a transitional program for the homeless and underserved in Charlotte. Melanie is an ordained Elder in the Life Center Fellowship where she and her husband Bryan, serve as Young Adult Pastors.

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Ramsey, the Cleveland man who early this month put down his hamburger to help free three kidnapped women and a little girl from a decadelong captivity, has been immortalized with his own burger. Hodge’s, a local restaurant where Ramsey worked as a dishwasher, named an eight-ounce, $12 burger for the man who became a sensation […]

Gospel Star Beams In New Photoshoot Following Successful Cancer Surgery Bishop Larry D. Trotter – Senior Pastor of the Sweet Holy Spirit Church of Chicago – is back and better than ever, as a new photo shoot evidences. Donning an array of chic threads and accessories, Trotter shines in the collection of colorful snaps – […]

Many of gospel’s elite are considered veterans in the industry but today we celebrate some who have also served in the armed forces. Just to name a couple, salute to Fred Hammond and Earnest Pugh on this Memorial Day

Memorial Day is a United States federal holiday which occurs every year on the final Monday of May. Memorial Day is a day of remembering the men and women who died while serving in the United States Armed Forces. Formerly known as Decoration Day, it originated after the American Civil War to commemorate the Union […]

via blog.gospelflava.com One of Gospel Music’s brightest new talents, James Murphy is making a lot of noise with his new mix tape “Echo”. The free download available through James website is creating a huge buzz on social media and in the Gospel Music industry. James is no stranger as he has released two buzz singles, […]

A Message From Tina Campbell via ilovemarymary.com Los Angeles, CA –– Hi fans and friends. It’s Tina. I hope all of you are well and I thank you for all the love and support you’ve shown my sister and I over the years. Well,  Im actually writing you on behalf of my husband Teddy and […]

DALLAS, TX. – REACH Media Inc. today announced that Grammy nominated Gospel Artist, James Fortune, will host an inspirational broadcast radio show beginning Tuesday, May 28th from 7p-11p Eastern Time; and host The Spirit Top 15 Inspirational Countdown every weekend. The shows will feature gospel and inspirational music along with Fortune’s special style of interviews […]

The highly anticipated arrival of a popular national retailer is coming to the region. After speculation last year of opening stores in Southpark and Northlake, H&M will open a store this Fall in Carolina Place Mall. The 17,000 sq ft store will be the retailer’s first in the Charlotte market. Read more here.

via blog.gospelflava.com LeChateau Earl Records announced the release of God Bless America, an arrangement of the American classic by Damien Sneed and Chorale LeChateau featuring Chenee Campbell. Sneed had this to say of the release of the single. “It feels as if our nation is under siege. Senseless gun violence plagues our inner city neighborhoods […]

via gospelflava.com Donnie McClurkin’s Camdon Music is getting in high gear anticipating the summer release from 2 time Stellar Award nominee Nancey Jackson Johnson. A love for the church and Gospel music was established at an early age as Nancey begin singing at age 7 in her Dad’s church. After recording with Bishop Jeff Banks […]