Today we celebrate the birth of Al Green as he turns 71 years young today! We wanted to share some of our favorite Al Green song’s and facts that you may not have known! Did You Know: Al Green Facts You May Not Have Known Green was born in Arkansas to a family of sharecroppers. […]

The mom of two turns 40 years old today. In honor of the big milestone, check out our gallery of Kerry Washington throughout the years.

  The Praise Family is sending B-Day Wishes to one of the hardest working brothers in Gospel Music Today…..Tye Tribbett HAPPY BIRTHDAY!!!! Tyrone “Tye” Tribbett is an American gospel music singer, songwriter, keyboardist, choir director and founder of the Grammy-nominated and Stellar-Award winning gospel group Tye Tribbett & G.A. (short for ‘Greater Anointing.’)Tribbett was raised in […]

  He has changed the world of gospel music when he came on the scene with The Family in the 90’s and he has reached new heights now only with his music but in other arenas as well…The Praise 1300am Family is shining the birthday spotlight on Kirk Franklin!!! A native of Fort Worth, Texas, […]

We love seeing godly men honor and celebrate their wives. In a series of Instagram videos, GRAMMY® Award-winning gospel recording artist Kirk Franklin did just that on the occasion of his wife Tammy’s birthday. The “Wanna Be Happy?” songwriter recorded his romantic efforts to surprise his spouse of 20 years with Gucci, flowers, a massage […]

John Legend and Chrissy Teigen are relationship goals if there ever were any.  Teigen recently celebrated her 31st birthday, and the birthday message Legend wrote his wife on Instagram is too cute! Legend posted the below photos of his wife to Instagram and wrote, “Happy birthday to my queen.  You are beautiful, bright, funny, passionate and so […]

Today we just want to stop and give a Big Birthday Shout-Out to our friend Darlene McCoy!!!! She is the host of The Nightly Spirit that is broadcst nightly at 7pm on Praise 1300 here is a brief bio and she is busy!!! Darlene Jenise McCoy  is an American gospel musician, singer, songwriter, author, actress, […]

Happy Birthday to soul, gospel singer Emily “Cissy” Houston (née Drinkard; born September 30, 1933). She led a successful career as a backup singer for such artists as Elvis Presley and Aretha Franklin, and is now primarily a solo artist, and has won two Grammy Awards for her work. She is mother of Whitney Houston, […]

Today The Praise 1300 Family is taking time today to remember one of the greatest singers of all time on her birthday today..The Late Ms Whitney Houston Whitney’s death affected us all — she was an icon that many of us admired — and it’s hard not to focus on her tragic end. But Whitney […]

The Praise 1300am Family is sending actress Megan Good Birthday Wishes today!! Good was born on August 8, 1981, in Panorama City, Los Angeles, California. Her mother, Tyra Wardlow-Doyle, worked as Good’s manager into her teens, and her father, Leondis “Leon” Good, is an LAPD police officer. Good has said of her ancestry that her maternal grandmother […]


12-year-old Braheim Fowler thought his dad forgot his birthday, and appeared to be feeling a little down.  In a now viral video posted to Facebook, Fowler gets emotional when he realizes his father did in fact remember his birthday and even got him a gift. Fowler’s father tells him to go get the bag out of the […]