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JJ Hairston

JJ Hairston shows

Ace Alexander

The Music Commander

Tune in to the All New nationally syndicated radio show YOUTHFUL PRAISE hosted by 6-time Stellar Award winner, recording artist and worship leader, JJ Hairston of JJ Hairston & Youthful Praise. Also joining JJ on the show is his lovely wife Trina Hairston. Trina is a certified marriage coach and contributes an incredible segment to the show for married couples called Amazing Love! JJ’s side-kick and co-host is Kasaun Wilson. Youthful Praise with JJ Hairston airs each Saturday 12 noon-2pm ET on more than 50 Rejoice radio station affiliates around the country and streams live at Download the free mobile App and listen LIVE! The show features the best in contemporary gospel music, worship and praise.

Gospel singer best known as the leader and main songwriter of the Youthful Praise choir. He and the choir have enjoyed great success among evangelical listeners with releases like 2002’s Awesome God and 2014’s I See Victory.

Before Fame
He originally formed Youthful Praise out of Turner’s Faith Temple in Bridgeport, Connecticut.

His profile was raised considerably after he was featured on Late Night with Conan O’Brien.

Family Life
He married a woman named Trina, with whom he has children named James, Janay and Jayelle.

Associated With
His album Thank You for the Change features gospel star Coko.