Multi-Grammy award winning singer, Yolanda Adams is a Gospel Music Hall of Fame 2017 Inductee. The ceremony will take place on Today May 9, 2017, in Nashville, TN, at Lipscomb University Allen Arena.
Houston native, Yolanda Adams still wows audiences all around the world ever since her 1988 debut album, “Just as I Am”. For decades, she has empowered fans through her inspirational and contemporary music. She is renowned for pioneering the blend of modern gospel infused with soul and jazz which has led to numerous of awards including winning the first American Music Award for Contemporary Gospel Music. Throughout her career, she has earned additional accolades such as four grammy awards, several Stellar and multiple NAACP Image Awards.
In addition to being a Gospel Superstar, she is a radio personality and host of, The Yolanda Adams Morning show .
The Gospel Music Association has previously recognized Yolanda Adams for her outstanding achievements in the Christian music industry. Although she is a multiple Dove Award winning recipient, being inducted into GMA’s Hall of Fame is by far an honorable achievement.