Gospel Minister Barry, also known as Alan Barry Neequaye is set to release his second music album, shortly after being nominated for contemporary artiste of the year in the Holy Pop Music Awards 2017.

They say the gospel fraternity has been ‘dry’ thus far in the year – with no hit song yet, and interestingly, the reigning VGMA ‘Artist of the Year’ is a gospel artist – www.entertainmentgh.com is only stating the fact!

You've definitley heard of Hillsong if you're into Gospel music and Pursue is one of those tracks you need to pay a closer attention to.

Gospel musician, Noble Nketsiah has released his very latest song titled, ‘Woye Owura’, literally, You Are Lord.

Gospel musician, Jeshurun Okyere would this year headline one of the mega gospel events, dubbed August Worship.

MTV announced the nominations for the 2017 Video Music Awards on Tuesday via Instagram, and rapper Kendrick Lamar leads the pack with the most nominations for his video "Humble."

Barbara Sinatra, the philanthropist and widow of singer Frank Sinatra, has died at the age of 90, a spokesperson said.

Canadian pop star Justin Bieber has been banned from performing in China, according to Beijing's Culture Bureau.

In a statement, the ministry said it was not appropriate to allow in entertainers who have engaged in "bad behaviour."

"Justin Bieber is a gifted singer, but he is also a controversial young foreign singer," it added.

The statement was issued in response to a question recently submitted by a user of the bureau's website.

"We hope that as Justin Bieber matures, he can continue to improve his own words and actions, and truly become a singer beloved by the public," the statement said.

To its list of hostile foreign forces - one assumes ranking somewhere below the Dalai Lama and Taiwanese separatists - China has added the name Justin Bieber.

The news came in a statement from the Beijing municipal culture bureau, answering a question from a fan about why, with the singer about to embark on an Asia-wide tour, no venues have been scheduled in mainland China.

Justin Bieber is indeed "talented at singing" came the reply, but nonetheless it would not be appropriate to allow him to perform, because of what it called a number of incidents of "bad behaviour." It did not elaborate on exactly which of Mr Bieber's run-ins with the law it was referring to.

The pop star, who was allowed to tour China in 2013, joins a long list of musicians who have found themselves similarly blacklisted. Most though, like the British band Oasis and the US group Maroon 5, because of perceived political statements, rather than on the grounds of bad behaviour.

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