Gospel music legend Kirk Franklin is going viral today, after he released some pics of himself working out at the gym, with a shirtless male companion, Media Take Out has learned.
Fans are surprised at just how muscular the 52 year old music artist was – and pictures of Kirk and his homie shirtless are going viral all across social media.
Kirk took to IG Live yesterday to show his fans some of his favorite workouts – and Kirk was exercising without his shirt on. Look:
Kirk Franklin is an American choir director, gospel singer, and songwriter. He is best known for leading urban contemporary gospel choirs such as The Family, God’s Property, and One Nation Crew (1NC) among many others. He has won numerous awards, including 16 Grammy Awards. Variety dubbed Franklin as a “Reigning King of Urban Gospel”, and is one of the inaugural inductees into the Black Music & Entertainment Walk of Fame.
On January 20, 1996, Franklin married long-time friend Tammy Collins. When they wed, they each had one child from previous relationships. As a couple, they have two children together.
In March 2021, Franklin’s oldest son, Kerrion, released an audio recording of a private conversation between him and his father in which both can be heard using profanities. Franklin subsequently apologized to his fans and followers.