The Gospel music Channel is one of the fastest growing channels Nationwide. It is now available in some 40 million homes, more than a third of the nation. The Gospel Music Channel plays the gospel sounds of black churches, edgy Christian rock and rap, mainstream contemporary Christian pop and even Latin gospel music.
Charlie Humbard ( His dad was Rex Humbard) is a former executive at Discovery, where he worked on networks passionately devoted to particular interests such as health and aviation. He joined with a former Turner executive, Brad Siegel, to begin the Gospel Music Channel.
I use to watch Bet Gospel, however I see where mainstreaming Gospel Music would allow it to reach a larger viewing audience.