Trin-I-Tee 5:7 is a gospel duo from New Orleans, Louisiana in the United States. The group was originally a trio featuring Terry Brown, Chanelle Haynes and Angel Taylor. In 1999 Brown left and was replaced by Adrian Anderson who subsequently departed the group leaving Haynes and Taylor to continue on as duo.
In 1998, the group released their first album entitled “Trin-i-tee 5:7” which debut at #8 on the Billboard Gospel Albums chart. The album featured the songs, “God's Grace” and a cover of “Oh! Mary Don't You Weep.” The album was later certified gold.
In 1999, Terri Brown left the group and was later replaced by singer Adrian Anderson. During that year, the group recorded and released their second album, “Spiritual Love.” The album became the group second #1 album on the Billboard Gospel Albums chart. The album launched the singles, “Put Your Hands” and “My Body.”
In 2002, the group re-united and released their third album, “The Kiss.” The album became certified gold and debuted at #2 on the Billboard Gospel Albums chart. The group released the urban beat single, “Holla,” which debut at #2 on the Billboard Gospel Songs chart. In 2003, “The Kiss” was nominated for a Grammy Award for Best Contemporary R&B Gospel Album.
In 2007, Trin-i-tee 5:7 released a greatest hit album, “Holla: The Best of Trin-i-tee 5:7.” During that year, the group left GospoCentric Records and signed a record deal with Spirit Rising Music.
In late 2007, Trin-i-tee 5:7 released their fourth album, “T57,” which featured the #1 Gospel single “Listen.” “T57” charted #2 on the Billboard Gospel Albums chart, #5 on the Christian Albums chart and #12 on the R&B Albums chart. In February 2008, “I Will Lift"” was released the second single of the album. In 2008, “T57” became certified platinum selling over one million copies worldwide. The album won two Dove Awards and received a second Grammy Award nomination for Best Contemporary R&B Gospel Album.
A holiday album, “Love, Peace, Joy at Christmas,” was released in 2009 and peaked at #10 on the Billboard Gospel Albums chart.
“Angel and Chanelle,” their sixth album, was released in 2011 and reached #1 on the Billboard Gospel Albums chart. It also peaked at #20 on the Billboard 200 Albums chart and #5 on the Independent Albums chart.