Billboard Top 10 Christian – May 23, 2020
Top 10 Christianl Albums Pos Artist Album Title Label
1 Kanye West JESUS IS KING Def Jam | G.O.O.D.
2 Kirk Franklin Hello Fear Fo Yo Soul/Gospo Centric
3 Kierra Sheard KIERRA RCA Inspiration
4 Maverick City Music Maverick City Vol. 3 Part 1 Maverick City Music
5 Tasha Cobbs Leonard Heart. Passion. Pursuit. Motown Gospel
6 Jonathan McReynolds People eOne Music
7 Ricky Dillard Choirmaster Motown Gospel (EGS)
8 Sunday Service Choir Jesus Is Born INC
9 Marvin Sapp Playlist: The Very Best Of Marvin Sapp Verity Records/Legacy
10 Kirk Franklin LONG LIVE LOVE Fo Yo Soul Recordings/RCA Records
Headliners in Review
The R&B House Party
The hosts of this two hour old school Rhythm and Blues music mix are Tyrone Jefferson and Toni Tupponce. Jefferson is an award winning musician and bandleader who served as the music director for James Brown between 1979 – 2006. Currently he is executive director of a Sign of the Times of the Carolinas, a nonprofit dedicated to improving the community through cultural productions and educational programming that positively reflect African Americans. His wife, vocalist Toni Tupponce is the program director of the Sign of the Times of the Carolinas. She is also the owner/president of Tupponce Enterprises II, Inc. – a Charlotte, NC based consulting, training
and facilitation firm.
This program airs on Saturday 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
David Dye is the host of this nationally acclaimed show, now syndicated on more than 250 public radio stations across the United States. Every week, Dye provides some of the best interviews with internationally known artists such as Yo-Yo Ma and Joni Mitchell. He also introduces a half-million listeners each week to newcomers like Vampire Weekend, Mumford & Sons, PJ Harvey, Sheryl Crow, Beck, LCD Soundsystem and Amos Lee.
This program airs Monday – Friday from 1:00 – 2:00 p.m.; and Monday – Thursday from 10:00 p.m. to midnight.
The Gospel Blend
Music for your spirit, body, and soul. The styles of Gospel music vary today more than at any other time in history. Join Wavey Williams and Jerry L. to hear the following styles and more: Traditional, Contemporary, Southern, Christian Rock, and Country.
The program airs on Sunday from 6:00 – 10:00 a.m.
For more than 30 years, Mountain Stage with Larry Groce has been the home of live music on public radio. Produced by West Virginia Public broadcasting and distributed by NPR Music, each two hour episode of Mountain Stage can be heard every week on more than 240 stations across America, and around the world via NPR Music and mountainstage.org. Recorded in front of a live audience, Mountain Stage features performances from seasoned legends and emerging stars in genres ranging from folk, blues, and country; to indie rock, synth pop, world music, alternative, and beyond.
This program airs Saturday midnight – 2:00 a.m.
Host Gregg McVicar is an award-winning radio producer with a deep background in all aspects of on-air life: journalism, documentaries, interviewing, field recording, digital editing & mixing, voiceover, live talk shows…and of course, music. UnderCurrents is a daily, 4-hour music mix heard around the USA and the world via Native Voice One: The Native American Radio Network. The show has caught the ear of music lovers everywhere and is now heard on 185 stations. Under-Currents brings together music fans across borders, cultures and generations.
This program airs Sunday – Thursday from midnight – 5:00 a.m.