Who is Martin Sapp? Here are five things about the beloved singer.
Gospel Musician. Pastor Marvin Sapp is an established Gospel singer-songwriter. He began his career with the group Commissioned during the 90s before embarking on his highly-successful solo career.
Pastor. Sapp founded the Lighthouse Full Life Church Center in Grand Rapids, Michigan. He serves as the senior Pastor of the organization. .
Family Man. He married his childhood friend, MaLinda, who passed away on September 9, 2010. They were married for 15 years and had three children together – Marvin II, Mikaila, and Madisson.
Record Breaker. Sapp is the all-time highest charting Gospel artist in Billboard history. His hits include: Never Would Have Made It and Here I Am.
Award Winner. Sapp began his singing career at the age of four. He credits himself as a man of god who just happens to be blessed with a great singing voice. That voice has garnered him with many accolades including: Stellar Awards, Gospel Music Excellence Awards, Grammy Nomination, Soul Train Music Nomination, and a Dove Award Nomination.
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