VIA GOSPEL FLAVA: Vickie Winans to Host BET Comedy Series — Legendary recording artist Vickie Winans has signed on to host BET’s new comedy series A Time To Laugh. The new show will focus on clean comedy from Winans and other G-rated comedians while highlighting inspirational music. The series is set for a January 2010 […]

Tune in to WYCB Spirit 1340 AM today at 2:30 to hear Jay Bryant interview Music One Recording artist Jeff Majors and DAP Music artist LaShell Griffin. They will be on talk about their new single “Broken Vessel” and the debut of the new Jeff Majors CD “Sacred Eight,” the latest edition in his Sacred […]

(Baltimore, MD) — A former Maryland pastor will spend the next three years in prison for tax violations. Prosecutors say in 2006, Otis Ray Hope lied to get a $1.75-million loan for Shiloh Ministries of Hagerstown. He was also convicted of tax evasion charges related to Shiloh Ministries. In addition, Hope stole money from Montrose […]

Get your first look at the trailer for Tyler Perry’s new movie, “I Can Do Bad All By Myself,” based on the hit stage play of the same name. The movie stars Taraji P. Henson, Mary J. Blige and Gladys Knight and looks like it’s going to be another blockbuster for the talented Mr. Perry […]

BET will be taping the next season of “Bobby Jones Gospel” this weekend in Washington, DC and WYCB Spirit 1340 will be there! Angel will be broadcasting live on location today from 3-7 pm. The series is taping live at the BET studios from July 24th-July 26th @ 4, 6 and 8 pm.

LaVonda King, the youngest victim in last week’s horrific Metro crash, has been laid to rest.  

This July 4th weekend marks the return of the annual African American Heritage Festival to Baltimore.