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.

LONDON, UK - JULY 9: Two female protestors pose for photos with a white police officer at Windrush Square in Brixton during the solidarity rally and march following the shooting of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile by poilicein New Orleans and Minnesota respectively. The protest march on 9 July 2016 began at at Windrush Square in Brixton,  South London. To date about 509 people have been shot and killed by police in 2016 in America this year so far. (Photo by David Mbiyu/Corbis via Getty Images)

[Photo Gallery] Larry Tinsey Shares A Special Prayer For The Victims Of Senseless Violence

Today’s Sunday Morning Praise is dedicated to the lives of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile. Two black men gunned down at the hands of police officers. Let us all remain in prayer, and ask God to comfort their families during this very difficult time of need.

V103–07/10/2016

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Myron Butler Shares The Meaning Behind His New Single “On Purpose”

Grammy winning producer and song writer, Myron Butler, is back and he wants you to get “On Purpose.” Find out how by clicking on the link below.

V103–07/03/2016

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Larry Tinsley’s Visit With Gospel Music Royalty – Pastor Shirley Caesar

Special thanks to “The Queen of Gospel Music,” Pastor Shirley Caesar for this warm and wonderful hug and a great interview. This morning she says she is going to be a star, but what does she mean by that? Click here for more.

V103–06/12/2016

1972:  Muhammad Ali during training for his fight with Al 'Blue' Lewis held in Dublin, Republic of Ireland in 1972. (Photo by Getty Images)

[VIDEO] Sunday Morning Praise Remembers Muhammad Ali

Today on Sunday Morning Praise, Larry Tinsley pays tribute to another fallen legend, Muhammad Ali. In honor of his memory, Larry Tinsley shares the story on how he met the champion while he was working at WAOK.

V103–06/05/2016

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Sunday Morning Praise Spotlights Monica Lisa Stevenson

Today on Sunday Morning Praise, Larry Tinsley talks to Monica Lisa Stevenson about her “Testimony.”

V103–06/05/2016

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[VIDEO] Sunday Morning Praise Video Of The Day: William McDowell – “Spirit Break Out”

Sunday Morning Praise Video of the Day goes to a talented young singer who is blessed with the gift of song, and worship….

V103–05/22/2016

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[VIDEO] Sunday Morning Praise Video Of The Day: William Murphy – “Arise (You Are Good)”

Sunday Morning Praise has the new video by Pastor William Murphy. It’s titled “Arise (You Are Good).”

V103–05/15/2016

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Sunday Morning Praise Church Of The Week Goes To…New Life Church

New Life Church is celebrating their 21st Anniversary today, and everyone in ATL is invited to come celebrate this wonderful occasion. Click here to find out what makes their pastor different from the rest.

V103–05/15/2016

Mother's Day

[VIDEO] Larry Tinsley’s Top 5 Gospel Songs For Mother’s Day

Today on Sunday Morning Praise, Larry Tinsley counted down his top 5 favorite gospel songs for Mother’s Day. Click here to find out what they are.

V103–05/08/2016

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Sunday Morning Praise Welcomes Back Frank Ski

Larry Tinsley invites Frank Ski to Sunday Morning Praise to talk about his big return to V-103.

V103–04/24/2016

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