Kirk Franklin

Gospel Singer

Birthday January 26, 1970

Birth Sign Aquarius

Birthplace Fort Worth, TX

Age 53 years old

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Grammy Award-winning gospel singer who has worked with choirs including The Family and One Nation Crew. Also a choir leader, he is best known for running the group God's Property. He had a mainstream crossover hit with the song "Stomp."

Before Fame

His grandmother collected aluminum cans so that he could take piano lessons. His first record deal offer was extended to him when he was seven years old. 


He became the music director of the Mount Rose Baptist Church Adult Choir when he was eleven years old. 

Family Life

He married Tammy Collins on January 20, 1996 and he has four children, KennedyKerrionCarrington and Caziah. 

Associated With

His gospel choir God's Property collaborated with Cheryl James of Salt-N-Pepa on the well-received track "Stomp," which was played on MTV.


Kirk Franklin Highlights
Kirk Franklin Highlights