NEW YORK, Jan. 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- On Sunday, January 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 breathtaking performances all night long by legendary vocalist Whitney Houston and gospel powerhouse Kim Burrell, Chaka Khan, Kirk Franklin, Mary Mary, El DeBarge, VaShawn Mitchell and more. Tune in and watch yet another year of hand-clapping, soul-stirring, and joyful praise on BET's CELEBRATION OF GOSPEL.
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.
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