Kirk Franklin Concert Films
The Rebirth of Kirk Franklin
Runtime: 1 hr 41 minRecorded live at Houston's Lakewood Church, this collection of live performances and video clips features guest appearances by Bishop T.D. Jakes, Shirley Caesar, Crystal Lewis, Donnie McClurkin and more.
Whatcha Lookin' For
Kirk Franklin & the Family
Runtime: 1 hr 23 minSince his debut, 1993's Kirk Franklin & the Family, Kirk Franklin has been one of the brightest stars in contemporary gospel music. The album spent 100 weeks on the gospel charts (some of those on top), crossed over to the R&B charts, and became the first gospel debut album to go platinum. His second album, Kirk Franklin & the Family Christmas, became the genre's first Christmas album to make it to number one, and his 1996 album Whatcha Lookin' 4 went gold as soon as it was distributed.
The Gospel According to Jazz, Chapter IV
Runtime: 2 hr 27 minAfter a six-year wait, the much anticipated The Gospel According To Jazz, Chapter IV is finally here with a benchmark for live recording, nuanced performance and deep improvisation at the most profoundly felt, thoughtfully conceived, personal level. Kirk Whalum’s insightful and revelatory narrative enriches the whole experience, with an up-close and personal look at the heart of the artist and his art. The Gospel According to Jazz, Chapter IV is an invitation to pause, hear and “see” in a fresh, prescient way; it is also a tribute album that is uniquely gospel-centric. Honored are heads of state (Mandela and Obama), departed and greatly respected and loved artists (George Duke, Wayman Tisdale and John Coltrane), alongside mothers (Kirk’s, and yours if you like) and a homeless woman Whalum came to call friend (“Nannette”). In myriad ways, the gospel’s welcome is declared and displayed with eloquence and power.
Kirk Franklin Top Tracks
A Beautiful Soul
Runtime: 1 hr 27 minR & B superstar Andre Stephens (Deitrick Haddon) is on top of the world. He has success, fame and fortune but spiritually he has lost his way. However, his "perfect" world is shattered when his entourage is brutally attacked, leaving Andre and his best friend Chris Johnson (Robert Ri'chard) clinging to life. As his very existence hangs in the balance, Andre goes on a spiritual journey in a place that is neither on Earth nor in Heaven where he is given an opportunity to reevaluate his life, his faith and discover a beautiful soul.
Live in Concert An Unforgettable Evening
Runtime: 1 hr 56 minYolanda Adams Live In Concert - An Unforgettable Evening is a beautiful representation of Adams' enormous contribution to the world of gospel music. This set includes powerful renditions of "The Only Way," "My Everything" and "Let Us Worship Him."
Live In London And More
Runtime: 1 hr 46 minDonnie McClurkin's voice has become one of universal solace and encouragement. You now have a front-row seat to this concert event that features Donnie, his signature voice, and a captivated UK audience. This recording of Live in London and More... was filmed before a packed house at the famous Fairfield Hall in Croydon, England and offers Donnie's flawless and timeless renditions of the songs you have grown to love, including "Caribbean Medley," "Who Would've Thought..." featuring Marvin Winans, and "Just for Me." Also included is live and concept video footage of 2001's Gospel Song of the Year, "We Fall Down."
Runtime: 1 hr 26 minMultiple Stellar Award-winner, Grammy-nominee, and perennial gospel music favorite, Marvin Sapp, has succeeded in establishing himself as one of the most recognizable voices in gospel music. Sapp declared himself "not a singer who can preach, but rather a preacher who just happens to sing," and he does both with the case of Thirsty. For Thirsty, Sapp teamed up with producers Aaron Lindsey, Myron Butler, his choir Levi, and New Breed. The concert film was recorded live, before a capacity crowd. It also include a special, behind-the scenes montage.
Of Dirt and Grace
Runtime: 1 hr 28 minThe essence and inspiration of the album Empires was the beatitudes and it was always an aspiration to film where Jesus preached the Sermon on the Mount and to present the songs in a live format. Filmed in Jerusalem and surrounding areas, this is a unique take on many of the songs from United's most recent release, Empires. With breathtaking imagery and impacting visuals and audio, this live project is one of the most unique to come out of Hillsong.
Sovereign: An Evening Of Worship
Michael W. Smith
Runtime: 1 hr 11 minSovereign: An Evening of Worship is a special concert filmed at Smith’s barn in Franklin, Tenn. features guest appearances from Kari Jobe and Leeland Mooring. The presentation also include special behind the scenes footage and content with Smith discussing the inspiration behind Sovereign.
No Other Name
Runtime: 1 hr 14 minRecorded live at the Hillsong Conference in Sydney, Australia.
The album’s standout songs include the title track, ‘No Other Name’, which captures Hillsong Church’s current season of building on the foundations of the past three decades and 'pioneering again’, whilst continuing to lift up the One it all began with, Jesus. ‘This I Believe’ is a modern day expression of the statements of belief outlined in the ancient Apostles’ Creed. These are foundational truths that have unified Christians across the globe for centuries and continue to do so today.