Trace Launches New Gospel Channel

Trace is undoubtedly one of the biggest music channels on television here in South Africa and, over the years, they’ve expanded their product offering with a Trace Africa channel as well as branching out into the mobile sector with Trace Mobile. Now, they’re adding a dedicated gospel channel to their already impressive bouquet.

The dedicated channel will showcase the best of local and international gospel with music videos from various sub-genres that include Contemporary Gospel, Urban Gospel, Worship Gospel and Traditional Gospel. The channel will be available on DStv Family, Compact, Compact Plus and Premium packages. These customers will also be able to enjoy their favourite gospel content anytime, anywhere on DStv Now.

“We are a brand that is dedicated to showcasing the very best of Urban music from all genres from across the globe,” says Valentine Gaudin-Muteba, Managing Director of TRACE Southern Africa. “TRACE Gospel is a channel where we can share music, news, worship and interviews within the gospel genre. We are looking to provide a channel that is an exploration into Gospel music and a platform for the continents’ artists to share what Gospel sounds resonate most with them,” says Gaudin-Muteba.


The 24-hour channel will offer a diverse offering of programming that will include:

SOUNDS OF SOUTH AFRICA: We bring you all your Favourite Gospel Greats from South Africa.
URBAN VIBES: The best Gospel Urban hits of the moment
HITS 30: Bringing you the top 30 local and international Gospel hits
US HIT 10: Giving you the top 10 international Gospel hits
PRAISE VIBES: A blend of local & international Praise and Worship playlist

You can catch Trace Gospel right now on DStv Channel 322.