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 Reverend Boyce 'The Voice' Ballentine (54 episodes, 2012-2016)
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 Lolli Ballentine (54 episodes, 2012-2016)
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 Burrell Stamps Ballentine (53 episodes, 2012-2016)
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 Barton Ballentine (42 episodes, 2012-2016)
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"The Soul Man" revolves around R&B superstar-turned-minister Reverend Boyce "The Voice" Ballentine, who was living the high life in Las Vegas at the top of the music charts when he gets the calling to go from soul singer to soul saver. Relocating to St. Louis with his wife, Lolli and his daughter, Lyric, to take over the preaching duties in his father's church, his family is not exactly eager to give up the fabulous superstar life for a humble one. Written by TV Land Press

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Cedric Delivers Entertainment For All
21 June 2012 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

The Soul Man looks like it has a lot of potential. It's witty, clean, well thought out, and good for the whole clan. You'll recognize several faces from the movies in it, as well as some up and coming comedians. It touches a little on the congregation culture, but isn't preachy.

I'm getting to really like TV Land. They are bringing comedies that hearkens back to a simpler time. That time was before I was born...but what the "hey?"

I would recommend a look. The pilot was decent. Cedric has always lived up to his name. I won't do a spoiler, 'cause it "got lost in the move."

I'm putting it on my watch-list!


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