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Kirk Franklin

American choir director and singer-songwriter from Texas

Kirk Franklin

American choir director and singer-songwriter from Texas
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birthday
26th
January, 1970
Birth Place
Fort Worth, Texas, U.S.
Birth Sign
aquarius
Biography

Kirk Dewayne Franklin (born January 26, 1970) is an American choir director, gospel singer, songwriter, and author. He is best known for leading urban contemporary gospel choirs such as The Family, God’s Property, and One Nation Crew (1NC) among many others. He has won numerous awards, including 16 Grammy Awards. Variety dubbed Franklin as a “Reigning King of Urban Gospel”, and is one of the inaugural inductees into the Black Music and Entertainment Walk of Fame.

instruments played
Piano
Vocals
Associated Acts

The Family, God's Property, 1NC

Children

3

Education

Oscar Dean Wyatt High School

Genres

Christian hip hop, soul, contemporary gospel

Labels

RCA Inspiration Fo Yo Soul Zomba RCA B-Rite GospoCentric Sparrow

Occupation

Choir director singer songwriter record producer author

Organization

Franklin Imagine Group

Spouses

Tammy Collins (m. 1996)

Years Active

1992 present

Name

Kirk Franklin

Nationality

United States of America

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