Peg McKamey Bean Promoted To Heaven

Veteran Hall of Fame artist Peg McKamey Bean has completed her earthy journey, passing away December 26, 2023 from complications related to a stroke suffered on December 11, 2023.   Peg McKamey was on...

Remembering Roy Pauley

Singing News has learned that longtime columnist Roy Pauley, age 74, passed away during the early morning hours of Saturday, August 12, 2023. Mr. Pauley, who had written for Singing News for more than four ...

Buddy Thrasher Passes Away

The Gospel Music world has lost one of its greatest showmen. Buddy went on to join that “Heavenly Parade” that he often sang about. Born Clyde Lamar Thrasher in 1940, he was known as “Buddy” most of hi...

UPDATED With Arrangements – Remembering Jerry Kirksey

Jerry served with Singing News Magazine from May 1969 until his retirement in 2010, encompassing a total of 492 issues. During his time at the magazine, Jerry created Southern Gospel music’s first National Radio Airplay Chart (1970) and the Singing News Fan Awards (1971).

New Legacy Project Founder Rick Price Passes Away

Rick Price, founder, and owner of New Legacy Project, passed away Thursday morning, December 30, 2021, at the age of 65. Price spent almost fifty years in Gospel music with more than two decades as a member of the Blackwood Brothers Quartet. Price was inducted into the Gospel Music Hall of Fame in 1998.

Dave Emery Passes Away

Dave Emery, former manager and vocalist for the world-famous Chuck Wagon Gang, passed away Wednesday, March 24, 2021.