On Sunday, Jan. 30 at 8:00 p.m., BET Networks will pay tribute to the rich history of gospel music with the premiere of the 11th Annual Celebration of Gospel with host Steve Harvey.
Viewers will be treated with performances all night long by legendary vocalist Whitney Houston and gospel artists Kim Burrell, Chaka Khan, Kirk Franklin, Mary Mary, El DeBarge, VaShawn Mitchell and more.[ Also Read: Money Class on Oprah Winfrey Network ]
Celebration of Gospel is a BET Networks Production.
Stephen Hill, BET’s president of music programming and specials, along with Lynne Harris-Taylor, BET’s vice president of specials, and Geovanni Brewer executive produced the telecast.
The announcement was made today, Jan. 26.
BET Networks, a subsidiary of Viacom Inc., is a leading provider of entertainment, music, news and public affairs television programming for the African-American audience.
In the picture above: (L to R) Songstress Whitney Houston joins friend and gospel artist Kim Burrell, to deliver a performance of “I Look To You” at the 11th Annual Celebration of Gospel, premiering Sunday, Jan. 30 at 8:00 p.m. ET/PT on BET.