interview

Donnie McClurkin is known for producing gospel gold. He is responsible for hits like, ‘We fall Down’,’Nobody Greater’,’Great is Your Mercy’ and the list could go on and on. His signature voice has earned him three Grammy awards, ten stellar awards, a Dove award and sold more than 10 million albums. In my recent interview […]

As 2017 settles in and a litany of new music gets ready to roll out, one thing remains constant…Kirk Franklin and his latest release, Losing My Religion, continues to make its mark as a major Kingdom-building cornerstone. Over a year later, Kirk and his catalog of hits continue to occupy to top spots on Billboard‘s coveted charts. This ability […]

Allan Houston is a legendary retired basketball player and international ambassador of the NBA. Currently, he’s the assistant general manager for the New York Knicks and the general manager for Knicks’ NBA D-League team. He talks with Erica Campbell about his work with National Fatherhood Initiative, for which he is a spokesperson, and what he […]

Pat Smith is a minister, founder of Pat & Emmitt Smith Charities, an author, public speaker and the first black woman to win Miss Virginia USA. She and Erica Campbell talked about the difference between social media and the reality of life. She explained that sometimes we can get sad watching people’s lives play out […]

Da TRUTH talks about his new album, “It’s Complicated,” which he says details his journey through his faith, with a special emphasis on the questions he had growing up in the church.  He also talks about how to engage millennials, specifically by being honest about his “many bouts with doubt,” and shares his hope of […]

  Kirk Franklin and Bishop Hezekiah Walker came through to the Get Up! studio to talk about everything gospel with Erica Campbell & GRIFF. They talked about the challenges the face as gospel artists in 2016, and how hard it is to watch the genre struggle in some aspects. Plus, Kirk explains why he thinks […]

The one and only Denzel Washington is dropping by for the hour and we’re going to be talking about his career, family, life advice, fatherhood and his new movie “Fences,” which will be released in theaters worldwide on Christmas Day (December 25th,). Denzel also brought along some of his cast members as well source: BCNN1.com […]

GRAMMY® Award-winning gospel singer Erica Campbell is a multifaceted businesswoman, but isn’t willing to sell just any old thing. The “I Luh God” singer says, if it’s unhealthy or conflicts with her faith, she’s not going to promote it. “They brought energy drinks to me that weren’t healthy, that were bad for the body. I […]

Singer Avery Sunshine calls up to chat with Erica Campbell and GRIFF! She opens up about her new marriage, and the album she created, “2064,” that was inspired by it. Avery explains what made her and her husband decide to marry each other after they both swore they wouldn’t get married again. She talks about […]

Gospel singer Joe Ligon died Sunday at the age of 80. He was the electric and vibrant frontman for the Grammy award-winning group Mighty Clouds of Joy, which helped bring gospel to the mainstream. Ligon was born in Troy, Ala. in 1936. He spent some time in Detroit, then moved to L.A., where he joined […]

In a recent interview with CentricTV, Norwood revealed: “When you’ve been so down and you haven’t believed in yourself for 10 years, to now believe in yourself again — that’s an unbelievable feeling. I was wrestling with where I had been and where I was. I went into a very dark depressive state of being, […]

Jonathan Butler is a Grammy-nominated singer and songwriter native to South Africa. He chatted with Erica Campbell and GRIFF about his new album, “Free.” He talked about his new single, “I Am That I Am,” how he was inspired to write it, and what he wants it to say to listeners. He also talks about […]