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Pastor Shirley Caesar remembers her friend and “sister,” Aretha Franklin.
Multiple Grammy Award Winner Pastor Shirley Caesar is one of this year’s Lifetime Achievement Award honorees by the Recording Academy. In collaboration with the Recording Academy, Great Performances presents GRAMMY Salute To Music Legends 2017, the second annual All-Star concert offering a primetime spotlight for the Academy’s 2017 Special Merit Awards recipients. The celebration and tribute concert feature […]
All good things must come to an end and that also pertains to the viral challenges that spread like wildfire across social media platforms. Leading up to Thanksgiving, the hottest Internet challenge was the #UNameItChallenge that featured the music and sermon of Shirley Caesar. Everyone who participated had fun with it and even Caesar herself […]
Shirley Caesar got remixed this week when an Instagram user found a clip of her chanting about “beans, greens, potatoes, tomatoes.” The clip went viral with the hashtag #UNameItChallenge and The Rickey Smiley Morning Show cast came up with their very own contribution to the #UNameItChallenge. Sign Up For Our Newsletter! While they were putting […]
Gospel legend Shirley Caesar is not of the internet generation, but a video of one of her performances turned into social media gold.
Shirley Caesar got remixed this week when an Instagram user found a clip of her chanting about “beans, greens, potatoes, tomatoes.” The clip went viral with the hashtag #UNameItChallenge, the original nodding to the Thanksgiving dinner families are gearing up to have next week. Now, clips people milly rocking in wigs, and at least one […]
Pastor Shirley Caesar came to visit “The Rickey Smiley Morning Show!” As they wrapped up their interview, Rickey Smiley tells Shirley a hilarious story about what happened when a bunch of kindergarten students came to visit the radio station to see where the show happens. Sign Up For Our Newsletter! One of children saw Juicy in […]
Pastor Shirley Caesar came to visit “The Rickey Smiley Morning Show!” She & Rickey reminisce about their long friendship, and a concert she had in Raleigh that she asked Rickey Smiley to be a part of. He recalls dropping what he had to do right away to go help out! Sign Up For Our Newsletter! Plus, she talks […]
We are so sorry to report that Pastor Shirley Caesar has lost her husband Bishop Harold Ivory Williams after being married since 1983. According to Wikipedia, he spent 37 years with Mt. Calvary Holy Church of America Inc, which expanding to over 15 states and foreign countries in Europe, Africa and Asia under his guidance. Find out […]