About Kirk Franklin
Kirk Franklin is a true pioneer of gospel music. His blending of soul and hip-hop-inspired grooves into gospel has been a commercial and critical success. His trophy cabinet is full of multiple awards including seven Grammys, multiple awards from the Dove Awards, NAACP Image Awards, BET Music Awards, Soul Train Music Awards, and an AMA. Kirk Franklin and the Family's self-titled debut was the first gospel album to sell more than a million units.