Top 10 Free Gospel Music Radio Websites

There are lots of free websites that deliver 24/7 free online gospel music (sometimes called black gospel music). Some are radio shows, and so their music will be mixed with interviews and the hosts talking about Christian-related topics. However, others may be straight up gospel streaming of your choosing, whenever and wherever you'd like to listen to it.​

Tons of gospel artists can be found in this list of the top 10 best gospel music radio websites. Read through the small information list before following the link, but remember that just like with regular non-internet radio, the bands you hear through these websites will constantly be fluctuating.

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AOL Radio

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Powered by Slacker Radio, AOL Radio offers popular gospel music from artists like Donnie McClurkin, Marvin Sapp, Kirk FranklinYolanda Adams, and Fred Hammond.

You'll find not only modern but also traditional gospel music.

One great thing about AOL Radio is that you don't have to login or do anything special to start the radio, except just hit the play button! You can skip through up to six songs per day.

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Black Gospel Radio

Black Gospel Radio is another gospel music website that plays contemporary and traditional urban gospel music from artists such as Kathy Taylor-Brown & Favor, LeJuene Thompson, and Shirley Caesar.

Some of the songs at Black Gospel Radio have the lyrics built right into the music player—that's pretty handy!

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This station offers musical stylings from Gospel Jazz to Ultra Urban Gospel, Contemporary to Traditional Gospel.

Listen to artists like Anita Wilson, Hezekiah Walker & LFC, Kierra "Kiki" Sheard, Vickie Winans and Tamela Mann.

This website is really easy to get free gospel music from. Just visit eh link and click right to the song you want to listen to from the given playlist. You can also turn on shuffle and repeat to listen all day.

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Heaven97 AM locally serves the Dallas-Fort Worth area. Online, the 2011 Stellar Award winner for Major Market Radio Station of the Year plays artists like Donald Lawrence & Company and Marvin Sapp.

There's a button on the homepage to listen to the radio broadcast live, which is where you can hear not only gospel music online but also the hosts enjoying Christian-centered conversation.

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Malaco Gospel Radio

This station runs 24 hours a day and offers an interactive player that allows listeners to view the artists and songs being played as well as display the album's cover artwork that the song comes from.

Playing artists like Men of Standard, Mahalia Jackson, The Caravans and Kirk Franklin, Malaco offers a blend of the old and the new.

If you'd like to take with you on your mobile device, there are links on the website to download the appropriate app.

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Praise 102.7

Throughout the week, residents of Detroit wake up to Donnie McClurkin followed by Erica Campbell's "Get Up!" When drifting off to sleep, The Nightly Spirit With Darlene McCoy.

Listeners can expect to hear artists like Kirk Franklin, James Fortune & FIYA, and Tamela Mann.

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Sheridan Gospel Network

This network is nationally syndicated 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, and it targets African-American Adults 25-54. Sheridan Gospel Network streams live on the web.  

The music of "The Light" includes the hits of today's inspirational music world, the crossover, as well as the classic sounds of gospel and the favorites from the grassroots legends.

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WWBM (Where Ministry Blesses Many) is based out of Florida ​and features a daily Gospel Classic Hour, Gospel Jazz, Old School Gospel Groove, Island Praise, Holy Hip Hop, and the Quartet Corner.

On the WWBM website is a button you can use to access their live web player. 

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The Black Gospel Station (WBGS)

WBGS (The Black Gospel Station) has been playing a variety of urban, contemporary and inspirational gospel music since 2002. Listen for artists like Darwin Hobbs, CeCe Winans, The Clark Sisters, Kirk Franklin, Fred Hammond, Donnie McClurkin, Karen Clark-Sheard, and Hezekiah Walker around the clock.

Through the "More" link is another link to where the stream can be found.

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Yes Lord Radio

Yes Lord Radio offers three formats, 24/7: YLR Gospel Hits, YLR Hype (Urban Gospel), and YLR Gold Praise (Traditional Gospel).

Fans can listen to artists like Kierra Sheard, AllDay, and Angie Shields, on their computers as well as mobile devices.