#1 Gospel Song Of The Decade Is ‘Every Praise’

According to Billboard, Hezekiah Walker’s song “Every Praise” is the number one song of the decade.  “Every Praise” became Walker’s second of three Hot Gospel Songs leaders to date, topping the tally for 26 weeks beginning in August 2013. Overall, it spent 102 weeks on the survey, its longevity on the list helping spark its No. 1 ranking for the decade.


Hezekiah Walker is Pastor of Love Fellowship Tabernacle in Brooklyn, New York.  He is affectionately known as the “Hip-Hop Pastor” because of the high-profile secular hip-hop artists attending his church.

Billboard ranked the following Gospel songs as the top 5 for the decade:

  1. Every Praise by Hezekiah Walker
  2. Won’t He Do It by Koryn Hawthorne
  3. You Deserve It by J. J. Hairston and Youthful Praise
  4. Take Me To The King by Tamala Mann (written by Kirk Franklin)
  5. Wanna Be Happy by Kirk Franklin