EMPOWERMENT Sunday -3:40PM: The Convention Center's Great Hall
GRAMMY® nominated, Multiple Dove & Stellar Award-winning artist & songwriter. Singing since age 9, at 26 yrs of age, Kierra is already a veteran. Kierra is the daughter of Karen Clark Sheard & Bishop J. Drew Sheard (Sr. pastor of GEI COGIC-Det, MI). Kierra stars in the hit BET docu-series “The Sheards” w/her family, back for Season 2. Kierra is also a new judge on BET’s Sunday’s Best. Kierra’s new hot cd, “Graceland” releases July 22nd 2014.
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