The Originals: Operator

Who sang “Operator” first? If you say Manhattan Transfer or the Downings, you are wrong. Read the article for the answer!

The Originals: Go Out To The Program

Did you know another group recorded “Go Out To The Program” before the Oak Ridge Quartet?

The Originals: Mary, Did You Know?

Did you know this lyric waited six years for its melody?

Back To The Future With Naomi Sego

Naomi showed up at the National Quartet Convention in style!

What If: Happy Goodmans 1983 Edition

If the 1982-1983 line-up of the Happy Goodmans had stayed together: 1. They might still be one of the most in-demand groups in the industry. 2. The Gaither Vocal Band

14 Years Ago

As a way of honoring and remembering what happened 14 years ago, I’m re-posting an article I wrote on that day. You’ll notice I only mention the national news in

The Founder Of Southern Gospel Music

If It Wasn’t James Vaughan… A few days ago, I proposed that the person who most shaped the Southern Gospel we know today came after James D. Vaughan. There are

Bill Gaither’s Health and the Atlanta Concert

Bill Gaither missed the Memphis, TN “Jubilate’ re-schedule” date on Thursday. Gloria went along to fill in for him. Word has it that he had some issue with the heart