Whispers record first gospel album

R&B group the Whispers are scheduled to release their first gospel album this fall, reports Billboard. ¬†Gospel singer Fred Hammond will produce several songs for the group best¬†known for hits such as “And the Beat Goes On,” “Lady” and “It’s a Love Thing.”

“We’ve been wanting to do this for 10 years,” founding member Nick Caldwell stated in a press release announcing the project.