THE RYAN CAMERON MORNING SHOW WITH WANDA SMITH IS LIVE NOW: Watch V-103 |WATCH THE STREAM FROM THE STUDIO |

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.

Credit: Gary Gershoff/Getty Images

Gospel News – The Festival Of Praise Tour Comes To Atlanta

Gospel superstars Fred Hammond and Donnie McClurkin are coming to Georgia as part of their Festival of Praise 2014 Tour. Their first stop in Georgia is in Macon on October 23, and then they will travel [...]

V103–08/03/2014

Shekinah Glory Ministries 3

[VIDEO] Sunday Morning Praise Video Of The Day: Shekinah Glory Ministry – “Yes”

Our video of the day is a gospel classic. It’s titled “Yes” by Shekinah Glory Ministry. As you listen to this song, and you feel the spirit of God, don’t be afraid. God says he [...]

V103–08/03/2014

larry new pic

Sunday Morning Praise Church Of The Week Goes To….The Greater Piney Grove Baptist Church

This week, we at V-103 and WAOK have chosen The Greater Piney Grove Baptist Church as our Church of the Week. Greater Piney Grove is known as the church with helping hands. The church has [...]

V103–08/03/2014

John_P_Kee

Sunday Morning Praise Video Of The Day: John P. Kee – “Never Shall Forget”

Sunday Morning Praise is bringing you a blast from the past. It comes from John P. Kee, along with the VIP  Mass Choir. They came together back in 1991 to record this hit classic, “Never [...]

V103–07/27/2014

Larry Tinsley

Sunday Morning Praise Church Of The Week Goes To…Rainbow Park Baptist Church

This week, we at V-103 and WAOK would like to honor Rainbow Park Baptist Church. Rainbow Park is a Southern Baptist Church making the difference in the lives of people in Southwest DeKalb, Atlanta, the nation, and [...]

V103–07/27/2014

Larry Tinsley

[VIDEO] Sunday Morning Praise Church Of The Week Goes To…..Voices Of Faith

This week’s Church of The Week goes to Voices of Faith. They are led by Overseer Bishop Gary Hawkins Sr. Voices of Faith strives for excellence and are very proactive with spreading the gospel to several communities. [...]

V103–07/13/2014

credit: FilmMagic/Getty Images

[VIDEO] Sunday Morning Praise Video Of The Day: Michelle Williams – “Say Yes”

Michell Williams is back, and she teamed up with her two musical sisters, Kelly Rowland and Beyonce from Destiny’s Child. The song is called, “Say Yes,” and it’s our video of the day. Check it [...]

V103–07/13/2014

(Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images)

Gospel News: Beyonce Gives Back & Pastor Creflo Dollar Moves To Australia

Did you hear about Beyoncé? She gave her home church; Saint John’s United Methodist Church in Houston TX, seven million dollars. That’s right, 7 million dollars to build a housing complex for the homeless in [...]

V103–07/13/2014

BET Awards '11 - Show

[VIDEO] Gospel News: Sending Prayers To Shirley Caesar

We at V-103 and WAOK extend our condolences to Shirley Caesar. Her husband Bishop Harold Ivory Williams passed away this week. He led Mt. Calvary Word of Faith Baptist Church in Raleigh, North Carolina along side [...]

V103–07/13/2014

Larry Tinsley

Sunday Morning Praise Church Of The Week Goes To…Shiloh Baptist Church

This week’s Church of the week is currently celebrating 144 years of Christian service, and they are known as Shiloh Baptist Church of McDonough, Georgia. Since 1869,  this legendary congregation believes that God will receive the [...]

V103–06/22/2014

previous

next

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 448 other followers