News

Austin, Texas- “Today is the oldest Jeanna Wiant (92) has ever been but it is also the youngest she has ever been! She is celebrated her 92nd birthday by indoor skydiving at the iFly in Austin, Texas. Wiant is the second-oldest person to reach the top of the chamber. In the words of the unknown, […]

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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. […]

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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.

Arts & Entertainment

The Queen of Columbus Zoo and the first gorilla born in a zoo, Colo, celebrated her 60th birthday on Thursday. Just like royalty, hundreds of people gather to sing Happy Birthday to the gorilla and watch her open her gifts and eat treats. Among her many fans, local celebrities like Ohio State football coach Urban Meyer […]

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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 […]

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We want to give a “Big” Shout-Out to a man who has set a standard for excellence in gospel music. Pastor Donnie McClurkin who is celebrating his birthday TODAY….Catch The Donnie McClurkin Show weekday morning at 5am on Praise 1300am Donald Andrew McClurkin, Jr. (born November 9, 1959) is an American gospel music singer and minister. He has won […]

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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, […]

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The Praise 1300am Family wants to wish Dr Dorinda Clark-Cole a very Happy Birthday today and keep on singing and teaching for the Lord…. Born and raised in Detroit, Michigan, to the late Elbert and Dr. Mattie Moss-Clark, Clark-Cole began singing at an early age with her sisters Karen, Twinkie, Jacky, and Denise. The sisters […]

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  Praise 1300 wants to give a BIG Birthday Shout-Out to one of the funnest..talented gospel singer ever!!!! Ms Vickie Winans.. Check out her brief bio: The seventh of twelve children, Vickie was born in Detroit, Michigan to Mattie A. Bowman, a housewife, and Aaron Bowman, a father who worked at various times as a laborer, contractor, […]

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  We want to wish a Happy Belated Birthday To one of the icons in the world of gospel music. Pastor Shirley Ceasar….Here’s a brief bio.. Caesar first began singing and performing for family and friends. They loved her and knew she was going to be great. She first began recording in 1949, at age […]