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A once in a lifetime performance at Gathering Place! Kirk Franklin will be headlining a special gospel celebration during 100 days! Tulsa's Metropolitan Baptist Church Choir and more special guests will join the evening of music. Bringing rhythm and soul, this concert performance is going to be unlike anything Tulsa has seen before.
Known as an incomparable artist, speaker, author, businessman and humanitarian and after more than 20 years as the top selling contemporary Gospel artist, multiple Grammy award winner, Kirk Franklin, shows no signs of slowing down. In 1993 Kirk revolutionized Gospel Music and bridged the gap between the faith community and mainstream Urban Music culture. The genius fusion of the gospel message and hip-hop beats have made him a mainstay atop Billboard charts for more than 20 years.
In addition to his musical endeavors, Kirk Franklin is Chairman & CEO of Fo Yo Soul Entertainment based in Dallas, TX. The company includes Fo Yo Soul Recordings -- (a Joint Venture with RCA Records); a Management arm and a Booking and Touring division that includes both performances and speaking engagements. Kirk's greatest joy is his wife Tammy, happily married for 20 years, and their 4 children that reside in Dallas, TX.
Awards & Nominations:
• 12 Grammy Awards
• 39 Stellar Awards
• 16 Dove Awards
• 8 NAACP Image Awards
• 3 BET Music Awards