Gospel Artists at 2012 ESSENCE Music Festival

Gospel Artists at 2012 ESSENCE Music Festival
ESSENCE.COM May, 03, 2012

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The four-time Grammy Award winner will honor Fred Hammond and Mary Mary at the ESSENCE Empowerment Experience on July 8.

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You can count on Fred Hammond to raise the roof when he is honored by Gospel all-stars like Yolanda Adams and Kim Burrell.

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Mary Mary will be honored by the likes of Kim Burrell and Lady Tremaine Hawkins during an all-star tribute at the ESSENCE Empowerment Experience on July 8.

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The gospel powerhouse brings her songs of praise to honor Fred Hammond and Mary Mary at the ESSENCE Empowerment Stage on July 8.

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Gospel Music Hall of Fame inductee Lady Tramaine Hawkins graces the EMF stage to salute Mary Mary during their all-star tribute at the ESSENCE Empowerment Experience on July 8.

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Foster and the Arc Singers will be delivering a powerhouse performance while saluting Fred Hammond and Mary Mary at the all-star gospel salute on July 8.

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The “Princess of Praise & Worship” makes her EMF debut at the ESSENCE Empowerment Stage on July 8.

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Bishop Lester Love, senior Pastor of the City of Love church in New Orleans, will salute Fred Hammond at the ESSENCE Empowerment Experience.

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Grammy-winner Israel Houghton will to salute Fred Hammond during an all-star tribute at the ESSENCE Empowerment Experience on July 8.

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Pastor Winans will deliver what will surely be an inspirational sermon at the ESSENCE Empowerment Experience on July 8.

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Gospel’s finest, Kirk Franklin, takes the EMF main stage on Sunday, July 8.

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