Yolanda Adams

Yolanda Adams

 

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Yolanda Yvette Adams (born August 27, 1961) is an American gospel singer, record producer, actress, and former radio host of her own nationally syndicated morning gospel show. As of September 2009, she had sold 4.5 million albums since 1991 in the United States, and nearly 8 million albums worldwide according to SoundScan.[1] Adams is known as the "Queen of Contemporary Gospel Music" [2] and the "First Lady of Modern Gospel".[3]

On December 11, 2009, Billboard named her the No. 1 Gospel Artist of the last decade.[4] In the same chart, her album Mountain High...Valley Low was acknowledged as the best gospel album.[5]

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Highlights10

Madea's Family Reunion
 
Madea's Family Reunion is a 2006 comedy-drama film adaptation of the stage production of the same name written by Tyler Perry and sequel to Diary of a Mad Black Woman.
Mountain High... Valley Low
 
Mountain High... Valley Low is an album by the gospel singer Yolanda Adams released by Elektra Records. Several singles were released from Mountain High.
Daddy's Little Girls
 
Daddy's Little Girls is a 2007 American romantic comedy-drama film written and directed by Tyler Perry and produced by Perry and Reuben Cannon.
The Gospel
 
The Gospel is a 2005 film directed and written by Rob Hardy.

Photos - Yolanda Adams635

People Recently Photographed with Yolanda Adams3

Popular Albums25

Album Appearances & References28

Popular Songs13

Song Appearances & References2

Films3

Minor Film Appearances & References2

TV Shows2

Collaborators & Influencers19

Other Music-Related Relationships8

Commercial & Non-Profit Relationships6

Awards & Nominations7

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Videos26

Spotify - Albums & Singles67

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Spotify - Appears On27

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Spotify - Top Tracks10

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

News Articles23

Gospel Star, Yolanda Adams, visits Richmond to spark Toy Drive
  –  November 23, 2017
Grammy-Award-winning singer-songwriter Yolanda Adams visited the Richmond Area Friday morning. The national recording artist broadcasted her radio show live from Richmond. Adams was joined by several recording artists for her show, which airs on Praise ...
Trump lights National Christmas Tree for 1st time
  –  December 13, 2017
It was a less high-profile lineup than last year, when the performers included Kelly Clarkson, Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood, Marc Anthony, Yolanda Adams, The Lumineers, James Taylor and Chance the Rapper. This year marks the 95th annual National ...
Stage review: ‘SpongeBob’ is that good
  –  December 12, 2017
Most of the music is original material written by contributing artists including John Legend, They Might Be Giants, Cyndi Lauper, Lady Antebellum, Yolanda Adams, T.I., Panic! At the Disco, Jonathan Coulton, and Steven Tyler and Joe Perry from Aerosmith.
Fans will appreciate 'SpongeBob SquarePants, The Musical'
  –  December 12, 2017
At the Disco, are jaunty and expertly integrated into the story; Yolanda Adams' "Super Sea Star Savior," for Patrick Star (a terrific Danny Skinner) and the Sardines, and Legend's "(I Guess I) Miss You," for Patrick and SpongeBob, are especially charming.
RCA Inspiration Names Damon Williams As VP, Marketing
  –  December 11, 2017
creative design, merchandise, special events and more, working with artists such as Shirley Caesar, Yolanda Adams, Ricky Dillard, Kirk Franklin, Marvin Sapp, John P. Kee, Vickie Winans, Trin-i-tee 5:7, among many others.
SpongeBob SquarePants Delights Critics in Broadway Debut
  –  December 11, 2017
The play brims with songs – many of them originals created for this production – by a deep well of musicians: Yolanda Adams, Steven Tyler, Joe Perry, Sara Bareilles, Jonathan Coulton, Alex Ebert, The Flaming Lips, Lady Antebellum, Cyndi Lauper ...
Find your Christmas spirit with these albums, including Fantasia, Us the Duo and more
  –  December 9, 2017
The soundtrack tries to match the star power, including songs from Fifth Harmony, Yolanda Adams, Kelsea Ballerini and Zara Larsson. After Franklin, Arlington keeps representing: Pentatonix performs "Carol of the Bells." Other standout songs include Jake ...
CHRIS DAVE AND THE DRUMHEDZ ANNOUNCE BLUE NOTE DEBUT OUT JAN. 26
  –  December 8, 2017
By the time Chris hit middle school, he was drumming for Houston choirs backing singers like Kim Burrell and Yolanda Adams. He attended the revered High School for the Performing and Visual Arts, then received a full ride to Howard University, but dropped ...
Community Calendar December 7 - December 13
  –  December 7, 2017
Dec. 16), featuring Yolanda Adams, Donnie McClurkin and Greater Allen Cathedral Choir. For information, visit apollotheater.org. Carnegie Hall presents “Sing Along: The Music of Stevie Wonder,” Wednesday, Dec. 13, at 8 p.m., Stern Auditorium ...
Sara Bareilles, Flaming Lips, Plain White T's, and More Open SpongeBob on Broadway
  –  December 6, 2017
And just when all hope seems lost, a most unexpected hero rises up and takes center stage." SpongeBob SquarePants features original songs by Yolanda Adams, Steven Tyler and Joe Perry of Aerosmith, Sara Bareilles, Jonathan Coulton, Alexander Ebert of Edward ...
Groups push to extend protection for 'dreamers'
  –  December 6, 2017
“Our work does not stop,” said Yolanda Adams, a LULAC representative who recently retired from the Urban League of Racine-Kenosha. DACA supporters will carry their protest and appeal on a bus tour to Washington when they leave from Racine Tuesday ...
Gospel Superstar, TSU Alumna Yolanda Adams to Serve as Winter Commencement Speaker
  –  December 5, 2017
HOUSTON (December 1, 2017) – Yolanda Adams, a Grammy Award-winning Gospel singer, will address graduates at Texas Southern University’s Winter Commencement on Saturday, December 16, 2017. "It is an honor and privilege to encourage our fall graduates on ...
SpongeBob SquarePants
  –  December 5, 2017
But music supervisor Tom Kitt manages to bring them all into the same world, sometimes with magical results. In a gospel number by Yolanda Adams, “Super Sea Star Savior,” SpongeBob’s indolent starfish pal, Patrick (Danny Skinner), is hilariously ...
I knew little about ‘SpongeBob SquarePants’ when I went to the new musical version. It was a handicap.
  –  December 5, 2017
At the Disco, are jaunty and expertly integrated into the story: Yolanda Adams’s “Super Sea Star Savior,” for Patrick Star (a terrific Danny Skinner) and the Sardines, and Legend’s “(I Guess I) Miss You,” for Patrick and SpongeBob ...
‘SpongeBob SquarePants’ review: Show makes a splash with fun songs
  –  December 5, 2017
Patrick (Danny Skinner as SpongeBob’s loyal sea star pal) raises the roof in the gospel-tinged “Super Sea Star Savior” by Yolanda Adams, and the squirrel Sandy (Lilli Cooper as the interloping land mammal) joins SpongeBob and Patrick in the rousing ...
'SpongeBob SquarePants' delights on Broadway — theater review
  –  December 5, 2017
Yolanda Adams’ “Super Sea Star Savior” and John Legend’s “(I Guess I) Miss You” add sweet harmonies. David Bowie and Steven Tyler and Joe Perry also contribute to the seafood-medley-style. Fun is the name of the game in this family-friendly ...
SpongeBob SquarePants: The Broadway Musical Opens December 4
  –  December 4, 2017
SpongeBob SquarePants features a book by Kyle Jarrow and a score from an impressive roster of pop and rock hit-makers, including Yolanda Adams, Steven Tyler and Joe Perry of Aerosmith, Sara Bareilles, Jonathan Coulton, Alexander Ebert of Edward Sharpe ...
SpongeBob SquarePants Opens on Broadway
  –  December 4, 2017
SpongeBob SquarePants features original songs by Cyndi Lauper, Sara Bareilles, John Legend, Steven Tyler and Joe Perry of Aerosmith, Yolanda Adams, Jonathan Coulton, Alexander Ebert of Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros, The Flaming Lips, Lady Antebellum ...
Smokey Robinson Celebrates Christmas and Friendships
  –  December 1, 2017
Patti LaBelle, Smokey Robinson, Gladys Knight, and Yolanda Adams (photo courtesy of BYUtv) Christmas has to rock when the King of Motown is on board. So I was excited to catch up with Smokey Robinson to talk about the holiday he loves and why he is ...
Trump makes good on vow to wish America ‘Merry Christmas’
  –  November 30, 2017
It was a less high-profile lineup than last year, when the performers included Kelly Clarkson, Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood, Marc Anthony, Yolanda Adams, The Lumineers, James Taylor and Chance the Rapper. This year marks the 95th annual National ...
Everything President Trump has tweeted (and what it was about)
  –  November 30, 2017
It was a less high-profile lineup than last year, when the performers included Kelly Clarkson, Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood, Marc Anthony, Yolanda Adams, the Lumineers, James Taylor and Chance the Rapper. This year marks the 95th annual National ...
Los Angeles: Sheryl Lee Ralph’s 27th “DIVAS Simply Singing!”
  –  November 29, 2017
Over the years, DIVAS Patti LaBelle, Chaka Khan, Teena Marie, Tremaine Hawkins, Karen Clark Sheard, Yolanda Adams, LaShun Pace, Dottie Peoples, Jennifer Hudson, and many more have raised their voices in song on the DIVAS stage. An acronym for “Divinely ...
Gary Sheffield and Wife's New Game Plan: Real Estate Reality TV Stardom
  –  November 29, 2017
Since the age of 5, DeLeon has sung before thousands and toured the world, sharing the stage with the likes of Patti LaBelle, Lou Rawls, Yolanda Adams, and Al Green. Yet during her slightly calmer stints when not on the road, she had a different job ...

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