A museum will also go alongside the memorial to trace the country's history from slavery to present day. The structure is slated to open in April 2017.

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Official services honoring the life and legacy of Melvin Crispell, Jr. have been announced. UPDATED: New York Services are as follows: New York Musical Sunday June 8, 2014 Pleasant Grove Baptist Church 1927 Fulton St Brooklyn NY 11233 Viewing 5-8pm Musical begins at 8pm ————— New York Homegoing Service Monday June 9, 2014 Pleasant Grove […]

    With Bishop Walter Hawkins’ recent passing, many have expressed to me the memories they have of singing his music, enjoying it at church and for some even meeting him. What is your memory of Walter Hawkins and how his music has impacted your life?  Leave your comment below and we just may share […]