Kirk & Tammy Franklin

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For over two decades, Kirk and Tammy Franklin have been admired as one ofthe most successful couples in both the church and entertainment worlds. Married in 1996, they have built an international music ministry, while raising four children and maintaining a reputation for being both respected and relatable.

Kirk has been a pioneer in gap-bridging musicianship, uniting audiences across gospel, hip hop, pop and R&B. As a multi-platinum-selling artist, songwriter, and producer he has garnered numerous awards, including twelve GRAMMY® Awards, 39 Stellar Awards,16 Dove Awards, and eight NAACP Image Awards. He has also become a New York Times bestselling author.

Without question, the backbone of his successful career has been his beautiful wife and partner, Tammy. While consistently supporting Kirk in his career, she has developed a vital ministry and message all her own. With her warm, at-ease personality and comfortable speaking style, Tammy has drawn numerous requests to speak to teens and young adults, as well as single, engaged, and married women. “Kirk and I want to share the experiences that have made our marriage work,” Tammy explains. “Being ‘in love’ is crucial, but being best friends is just as important.”