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Saturday, March 10
12 - 10 p.m.
11th and Arch Streets
Join Praise 103.9FM as they bring some of gospel music's biggest and brightest stars to Philly for an action-packed day of inspiration and learning. Featuring the biggest names in the gospel music industry, including Kirk Franklin, Fred Hammond, Hezekiah Walker and Marvin Sapp, the conference will give aspiring singers and music industry professionals a chance to learn directly from these gospel greats!
The conference features a number of fantastic workshops, including the “Best Singer in America” competition where the winner will get $5,000, a record deal, and a song produced by gospel sensation James Fortune.
The conference will culminate with a free grand finale concert featuring soul-stirring performances by Marvin Sapp, Smokie Norful, Israel Houghton, Earnest Pugh, William McDowell, James Fortune, Jessica Reedy, and JJ Hairston & Youthful Praise.
For full details on the conference visit praisephilly.com.
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