Grammy winner Fred Hammond is a trailblazer in gospel music and Essence magazine recognized him as one of the 50 greatest male singers. Other accolades include BET, NAACP Image, Stellar, Dove, and GMWA Excellence awards and nominations. His song “No Weapon” resonated with artists such as Jamie Foxx and Justin Bieber, and Chance the Rapper performed a remake of his hit song “Let the Praise Begin” on “The Tonight Show.” Collaborations with Snoop Dogg and Kanye West underscore his influence in diverse genres.

As a solo artist and founder of Commissioned, Hammond has experienced sales surpassing 8 million albums, with chart-topping hits and platinum status. His role as CEO of Face to Face Productions and Hammond Family Entertainment showcases his entrepreneurial prowess. His recent single “Alright” continues to make waves, emphasizing his enduring impact on music.