Marvin Sapp’s ‘Never Would Have Made It’ premieres on TV One

Gospel legend Marvin Sapp remains in disbelief that his remarkable spiritual journey is the subject of a TV biopic after a troubled adolescence while growing up in western Michigan. “Never Would Have Made It: The Marvin Sapp Story,” is derived from the juggernaut song that Sapp penned and sang that has transcended musical genres, demographics […]

Marvin Sapp gets candid about about his checkered past

Marvin Sapp’s film Never Would Have Made It: The Marvin Sapp Story is set to premiere on Aug. 21. The film is based the gospel singer’s life and his rise to stardom. Ahead of the premiere, Sapp was interviewed by the New York Post‘s Page Six on Aug. 17 and talked a little about his past, […]

Marvin Sapp, Koryn Hawthorne and Mali Music, class acts at Stellar Awards

The 2022 Stellar Awards were recently held in Atlanta, and aired on BET on Aug. 7. The awards show is considered the biggest night in gospel music, and three of the genre’s biggest artists stopped by to talk to rolling out on the red carpet including Marvin Sapp, Koryn Hawthorne and Mali Music. Mali, who […]

Gospel music icon Marvin Sapp shares the meaning of new album, ‘Substance’

Gospel music icon Marvin Sapp released his 15th album, Substance, on June 10. This is a special album for Sapp, because it was released by his own label, Elev8 Media & Entertainment. The album is also the first to be recorded in Sapp’s newly built Fort Worth, Texas, studio. Sapp talked with rolling out about […]

Jeremy Norman runs the largest minority-owned real estate firm in America

Jeremy Norman’s real estate firm, Norman and Associates in Atlanta, has led to over $65 million in property sales over the past 15 years. He’s worked with several high-profile clients like Rickey Smiley and Marvin Sapp. In 2011, Norman became the youngest Black person to be inducted into the Commercial Club. He’s also a member […]

Are you a Black man? Then the Boundless Brothers virtual men’s conference is for you

Rolling Out and McDonald’s would like to invite you to Boundless Brothers, a virtual experience, on Friday-Saturday, November 19 -20, 2021, via Hopin. Boundless Brothers is a men’s virtual conference that seeks to empower Black men across the nation through a series of thought leadership chats, panels, and workshops geared towards elevating their mental, emotional, physical, […]

Marvin Sapp talks about fatherhood, being an empty nester, and new show on OWN

Gospel singer, songwriter, father and pastor Marvin Sapp is a Grammy-nominated artist from Grand Rapids, Michigan. He has released many gospel favorites including, “Best in Me” and “Never Would Have Made It.” Sapp discussed his journey in fatherhood with rolling out.  What would you say you’ve learned about yourself and in life by being called “dad”? […]

Justin Bieber performed a Marvin Sapp song at Kanye’s Sunday Service

Justin Bieber performed an emotional gospel track as he appeared with Kanye West at his Sunday Service. The “Changes” hitmaker made a surprise appearance in Los Angeles to sing Marvin Sapp’s “Never Would Have Made It” to the crowd that had gathered to worship alongside the famous faces, including West and his wife Kim Kardashian. Kardashian shared […]

Travis Greene, Marvin Sapp take home Stellar Awards; who made Hall of Fame?

On March 26, the gospel community gathered at the 33rd Annual Stellar Awards at the Orleans Arena in Las Vegas to celebrate achievements in the gospel community. Hosted by gospel music legend Kirk Franklin, the award show honored an array of guests from singer Tasha Cobbs to photographer Derek Blanks. Twenty-two-time Stellar Award winner Marvin Sapp […]

Marvin Sapp gets intimate: family, hobbies, new album, ‘Close’ (part 2)

Bishop Marvin Sapp has been a powerhouse as a solo act in the world of gospel music for well over a decade. Sapp returns with his 11th studio album, Close, which arrived in stores Friday, Sept. 29, 2017. In part 1 of this interview, Sapp opened up about ministry and remarrying. Here, he discusses his new […]

Bishop Marvin Sapp opens up about ministry and remarrying (part 1)

A multiple GRAMMY® nominated, 22-time Stellar Award-winning gospel superstar, songwriter, producer, and pastor, Bishop Marvin Sapp leads a thriving ministry — the Michigan-based Lighthouse Full Life Center Church, with two locations serving Grand Rapids and Muskegon. Sapp also leads Metropolitan Bishop within the Global United Fellowship where he oversees more than 100 churches in 19 states. Days […]

BMI celebrates the best and brightest in gospel music

BMI celebrated the best and brightest in gospel music last night during its 18th annual Trailblazers of Gospel Music Honors at the Rialto Center for the Arts in Atlanta. The night paid tribute to iconic gospel singer-songwriter Marvin Sapp and was hosted for the second consecutive year by previous Trailblazer recipient and renowned gospel singer-songwriter […]

Marvin Sapp has ‘social media’ stalker claiming to be wife

Well known singer and pastor Marvin Sapp apparently has an online stalker. What makes this woman unusual is the fact that she claims to be his new wife. The woman has created pages on Facebook under the name “Annisha Sapp” and lists in her personal information “Married to Bishop Marvin Sapp. Chosen by God. Wife, […]

5 best moments from the Billboard Music Awards red carpet

When I heard the words “Tracia you will serve as red carpet host at the Billboard Awards,” I was beside myself with excitement and enthusiasm. I immediately began to make plans for my trip from L.A. to Vegas. I arrived the night before with so much excitement that I couldn’t sleep. After managing to get approximately two […]

Gospel’s Marvin Sapp takes us behind the scenes of Stellar Awards

MARVIN SAPP’s Top 10 STELLAR GOSPEL MUSIC AWARDS 2016 MOMENTS The Stellar Gospel Music Awards just taped its 31st show, and we caught up with multiple Stellar Award winner Marvin Sapp to get his no-holds-barred take on the Top 10 Moments from the show and surrounding festivities. Sapp, who has won a phenomenal 22 Stellar […]

Jesse Jackson Sr., Grammy nominee J. Moss headline MLK Day celebration in Detroit

MLK Day celebrations were in abundance on the 30th anniversary of Dr. King’s national holiday, and Detroit had no shortages of celebrations, rallies and marches. Reverend Jesse L. Jackson Sr., founder and president of Rainbow/PUSH Global Automotive Project hosted a celebration in honor of Dr. King titled “Beyond the Dream,” which was held on Jan. 17-18, 2016. […]

Marvin Sapp celebrates Apostle Richard D. Henton’s life in song

[jwplatform 5wvE9FQW] Marvin Sapp gave a tribute at Apostle Richard D. Henton’s funeral who served in the ministry for 66 years.  He was a legend in Chicago and all over the world through his work on Total Living Network, WJYS/TV62 and WEDE TV34.  Apostle Richard D. Henton, famed Chicago religious leader, dies

Roland Martin, ‘R&B Divas’ attend TV One’s ‘One Christmas’ special

TV One’s One Christmas special  On Saturday, November 30, 8pm/ET, TV One will premiere its original holiday variety show special “One Christmas” co-hosted by husband-and-wife duo DeVon Franklin and Meagan Good. The two hour special will feature performances by Anthony Hamilton, Ron and Ernie Isley, Syleena Johnson, Kem, Ledisi, Lil’ Mo, Chanté Moore, Marvin Sapp, Richard Smallwood, Angie […]