The 10-time GRAMMY® Award winning recording singer, Kirk, is known for some his songs like Wanna Be Happy?, My Life is in Your Hands, I Smile, Imagine Me, Now Behold A Lamb, Lean On Me Stomp and a couple of other lovely songs. Happy birthday to Kirk Dewayne Franklin.
Short Bio of Kirk Franklin
Kirk Dewayne Franklin (born January 26, 1970) is an American gospel musician, choir director, and author. He is known for leading urban contemporary gospel choirs such as The Family, God’s Property and One Nation Crew (1NC), and has won multiple awards, including eight Grammy Awards.
On January 20, 1996, Franklin married long-time friend Tammy Collins.When they wed, they each had one child from previous relationships: Kirk’s son Kerrion, born in 1988, and Tammy’s daughter Carrington (whom he legally adopted), born in 1989. As a couple, they have two children together, a daughter named Kennedy (born in 1997) and a son named Caziah (born in 2000). Carrington became engaged to Maxx Nakwaasah in October 2015.
In 2005, Franklin appeared with his wife on The Oprah Winfrey Show to discuss how he ended his pornography addiction.