Gospel Producer Asaph Ward Speaks on Kirk Franklin, Kanye and Church

From Feb. 18-20, the biggest names in gospel music gathered at The Community of Faith Church in Houston for the 2016 Gospel Heritage International Worship Summit.

The conference was a way of honoring the legends of the industry while also teaching newcomers to the industry how to use praise and worship not just to entertain but also to edify.

During the conference, RegalMag.com caught up with iconic music producer Asaph Ward who has worked with everyone from Mary J. Blige to Amber Bullock and Smokie Norful.

Asaph Ward discussed everything from the backlash of Kirk Franklin collaborating with Kanye West on the track “Ultra Light Beams,” criticism of Christian rapper Lecrae and his critiques of the gospel music industry as a whole.

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