Larry Tinsley

LARRY TINSLEY WAS BORN IN DECATURVILLE, TENNESSEE ON FEBRUARY 14TH. AT THE AGE OF FIVE, HE MOVED TO KNOXVILLE, TENNESSEE. IN 1966, LARRY RECEIVED HIS DIPLOMA FROM RIVERSIDE HIGH SCHOOL IN PARSONS, TENNESSEE, AND FOUR YEARS LATER RECEIVED HIS BACHELOR OF SCIENCE DEGREE FROM LAMBUTH UNIVERSITY IN JACKSON TENNESSEE.

UPON GRADUATION, LARRY RETURNED TO KNOXVILLE, WHERE HE WORKED AS AN ON-AIR ANNOUNCER FOR WJBE RADIO WHICH WAS OWNED BY LEGENDARY SOUL SINGER JAMES BROWN.

IN JUNE OF 1971, HE RECEIVED AND ACCEPTED AN OFFER TO WORK AS AN ON-AIR ANNOUNCER FOR WAOK IN ATLANTA. IN 1981, HE WAS ELEVATED TO THE POSITION OF PROGRAM DIRECTOR. DURING HIS TENURE, WAOK ACHIEVED GREAT RATINGS SUCCESS.

TODAY, HE SERVES AS HOST OF “SUNDAY MORNING PRAISE,” HEARD EACH SUNDAY MORNING ON WVEE-FM/WAOK-AM ATLANTA AND WBAV-FM IN CHARLOTTE, NC.

AND BECAUSE LARRY IS REGARDED AS ONE OF AMERICA’S TOP GOSPEL ANNOUNCERS, HE RECEIVED THE COVETED STELLAR AWARD AS “GOSPEL ANNOUNCER OF THE YEAR” IN 1997.

HE IS MARRIED WITH TWO CHILDREN AND IS A DEVOTED CHRISTIAN WHO LIVES EACH DAY ACCORDING TO THE WORD OF GOD AND THE HOLY SPIRIT THAT DWELLS WITHIN HIM.

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[VIDEO] Sunday Morning Praise Video Of The Day: 21:03 featuring J Moss – “Brand New Day”

The special guest on Sunday Morning Praise was the one and only 21:03. They are back with a new single with J Moss, and a brand new album to go with it. To find out […]

V103–08/23/2015

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Sunday Morning Praise Church Of The Week Goes To…New Growth Baptist Church

Today, all roads lead to New Growth Baptist Church in Covington to join Pastor Williams H. Gaither as they celebrate their 7th Anniversary. At 11:30 this morning, Rev. Tracey Gaither will be the guest speaker.  […]

V103–08/23/2015

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Larry Tinsley Has A Few Words With Karen Clark Sheard

Today on Sunday Morning Praise, Larry was delighted to have the one and only Karen Clark Sheard in the studio. She is back with a new hit single titled, “My Words Have Power,” and she […]

V103–08/02/2015

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Sunday Morning Praise Church Of The Week Goes To…Greater Community Church Of God In Christ

Sunday Morning Praise would like to put the spot light on a church that has a big event coming up that involves giving back to the community. They are known as Greater Community Church of […]

V103–08/02/2015

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[VIDEO] Sunday Morning Praise Video Of The Day: Tye Tribbett – Worship Medley (I Love You Forever/Glory To God)

The Video of the Day comes from the one and only, Tye Tribbett. It can be found off of his latest album, “Greater Than,” which is in stores now. It’s titled, “Worship Medley (I Love […]

V103–07/26/2015

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Sunday Morning Praise Church Of The Week Goes To…Zion Full Gospel World Ministries

This week, we at V-103 and WAOK have proudly chosen Zion Full Gospel World Ministries in Doraville as our Church of the Week. At Zion, their vision is to let people of God know that […]

V103–07/26/2015

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[VIDEO] Sunday Morning Praise Video Of The Day: Donald Lawrence & Company – “Back II Eden”

Today on Sunday Morning Praise, Larry Tinsley takes you Back to Eden. The song comes from Donald Lawrence & Company, and it can be found of their 2009 album, “Law of Confession.”. Check out the […]

V103–07/19/2015

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Sunday Morning Praise Church Of The Week Goes To….First Fellowship Baptist Church

This week, we at v-103 and WAOK have chosen First Fellowship Baptist Church of Norcross as our church of the week. First Fellowship is a church that is on a global mission to spread the word […]

V103–07/19/2015

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Sunday Morning Praise Church Of The Week Goes To…Covenant Ministries

Today’s Church of the Week is celebrating their 22nd year anniversary. They call themselves Covenant Ministries, and their pastor was our special guest this morning on V-103. His name is Bishop Quincy L. Carswell, and […]

V103–07/12/2015

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[VIDEO] Sunday Morning Praise Video Of The Day: Pastor Charles Jenkins & Fellowship Chicago – “War (Live)”

Today’s video of the day is a song that has spiked up the billboard charts since the day it was released back in February. It comes from Charles Jenkins & Fellowship Chicago, and you can […]

V103–07/05/2015

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