LaDonna's Surgery Scheduled.

We received a call from LaDonna's doctor and her surgery to put the bone flap back in is scheduled for September 1st. He is over joyed that her progress has been nothing short of a miracle. Please stand with us

"Goin To Heaven Someday" Hits Charts.

The Bates Family has learned that their current radio release "Goin To Heaven Someday" has hit the charts in two different major gospel music publications. SGN Scoops Magazine it posted at #29 and the Singing News Magazine at #61. We

Bates Family Nominated In Top 5 For The Diamond Awards.

We have learned that the Bates Family have now made it to the Top 5 nominations for this years Diamond Awards in two categories, Sunrise Trio of The Year, Short Video of The Year. Now we have to make it

Bates Family To Take A Sabbatical From Touring

After much prayer and deliberation The Bates Family has decided to stop touring indefinitely due to LaDonna's stroke. Tim Bates stated" I'm not sure when we will resume touring at this point, it's all depending on how LaDonna's rehab is


LaDonna Suffers Major Stroke

On 6/20 at 3am LaDonna suffered a major stroke and was life lined to Hershey Medical in Hershey, PA. The stroke damaged the left front side of her brain which impacts her speech and mobility on her right side. Please…

Bates Family Nominated For Three Diamond Awards.

The Bates Family have learned that they have been selected in the Top 10 nominations for the Prestigious Diamond Awards in 3 categories.
1) Sunrise Trio Of The Year
2) Album Of The Year- Louder Than The Nails
3) Short

New Single " Goin To Heaven Someday" Hits Radio.

The Bates Family has released their third single off of the "That Day" project entitled " Goin To Heaven Someday"  The digital downloads have already been sent and the hard copy of the Hey Y'all Media Compilation 2016 Vol.2 is

Bates Family To Appear On Dish Network.

The Bates Family has learned that they will be making their debut appearance on the Great American Gospel show found on the Dish Network on The Blue Highway channel #73 on February 28th at 9am est. The Great American Gospel

Bates Family Scores #47 In Singing News Charts!

The Bates Family has learned that their current single "Jesus On The Mainline" has reached the #47 spot on Singing News Charts for the month of April. We want to thank all the DJ's who have supported our family all

Diamond Awards Extend Invitation To Bates Family.

We are thrilled to announce that the Diamond Awards has reached out to the Bates Family to appear on Tuesday night November 1st.  This is such an honor for our family. The Diamond Awards take place during the Creekside Convention

Bates Family Music Available Worldwide.

Bates Family music is now available on CDbaby, Itunes, Spotify etc. We are thrilled the CD project "That Day" has been accepted. Go check it out!!

Gospel Music Today Features Bates Family

This Week on Gospel Music Today 

Paul Pitts of Global Promotions is the guest on Gospel Music Today for the week of January 3 and Ken and Jean Grady host southern gospel news and concert updates. The Feature Group