December 6, 1967
Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States
Singing since age four, Marvin Sapp has shared the stage with many gospel notables and his gift is celebrated across musical genres. While he has enjoyed a decorated music ministry receiving Stellar Awards, Gospel Music Excellence Award as well as Grammy, Soul Train Music and Dove Award Nominations, he has also been honored in his hometown of Grand Rapids Michigan. Recognized for his professional and philanthropic efforts, Pastor Sapp has received the city's highest African American honor, a Giants Award , as well as the Frederick Douglas award from the National Association of Negro and Professional Women's Club.