Marvin Sapp

Marvin Sapp Receives Two 2021 Dove Award Nominations

The indefatigable gospel singer Marvin Sapp is up for two 2021 Dove Awards. His 13th album, “Chosen Vessel,” is nominated for Traditional Gospel Album of the Year, while the album’s lead single – “Thank You For It All” – received a Song of the Year nod.

‘Unsung’ Shares Triumphs and Trials of Marvin Sapp

When TV One’s “Unsung” announced that Marvin Sapp would appear on the show, many people were puzzled, including the award-winning artist himself. “I was shocked because when I look at ‘Unsung,’ immediately I think about it from the standpoint of people’s careers almost being over and my career is still very much thriving,” said Sapp. “But they assured me that we were going to talk about my life, my journey and I got excited about it. They want to talk about my trials and my triumphs.” The behind-the-scenes look at the gospel star premieres on Sunday, July 16, at 7

Sapp Appointed GUF Metropolitan Bishop

Bishop Neil C. Ellis, presiding prelate of Global United Fellowship, has promoted recording artist, pastor and Bishop Marvin Sapp to metropolitan bishop. In this position, he will oversee more than 100 churches in Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Oklahoma, Ohio and Texas. Previously, Sapp oversaw the North Central Province that encompasses 75 churches in 10 states. “Bishop Ellis is a visionary, a caster of vision and a motivator. This is a wonderful opportunity for me because I am a servant at heart. Though people see me on stage, my heartbeat is serving others and, in particular, helping to empower other pastors. It