GETTY IMAGES: Veteran gospel singer Shirley Caesar is making headlines again, but not for singing about “beans, greens, potatoes, tomatoes.” The 11-time Grammy-winner has weighed in on the heated controversy swirling around fellow gospel songstress Kim Burrell’s comments on homosexuality. According to her, the way to avoid being lambasted online for controversial commentary is to […]
Grammy-winning gospel singer Shirley Caesar is setting the record straight about a $5M lawsuit over the #UNameItChallenge: It’s just not true. NO LAWSUIT: Hello Family, I just got a call from someone asking me about a lawsuit; please be clear, there has been no lawsuit filed. I asked my attorney to issue a statement and this is […]
Shirley Caesar, who is a Grammy Award winning artist and whose sermon-song “Hold My Mule” went viral a few weeks ago, is now suing a Georgia rapper over a remix video of her song. The song was actually released back in 1988 but is currently number one on the charts. The lawsuit, filed this week in […]
All good things must come to an end and that also pertains to the viral challenges that spread like wildfire across social media platforms. Leading up to Thanksgiving, the hottest Internet challenge was the #UNameItChallenge that featured the music and sermon of Shirley Caesar. Everyone who participated had fun with it and even Caesar herself […]
According to Billboard.com, The legendary Shirley Caesar, 79, earns her first No. 1 on Billboard‘s Hot Gospel Songs chart (dated Dec. 10), as “Hold My Mule,” rises to #1. Pastor Caesar, first released “Hold My Mule” in 1988. It now reigns as the track leads Gospel Streaming Songs for a second week, up by 268 percent […]
If you haven’t heard “I got greens, beans, potatoes, tomatoes” in the last week, then you must be living under rock. The viral clip which features gospel icon Shirley Caesar has fueled thousands of memes across the internet (See here) with people taking their shot at creating the funniest video to go along with the catchy […]
Shirley Caesar‘s gearing up to release a new album, Fill This House, and calls each song a blessing. Having previously released over 20 albums, she reached…
It’s Throwback Thursday! So, we’re taking you back to the Stellar Awards in 1992. In this video, Shirley Caesar sings “He’s Working It Out.” It was truly an amazing performance.