Mary Mary and Fred Hammond Honored at 2012 ESSENCE Festival

Mary Mary and Fred Hammond Honored at 2012 ESSENCE Festival
ESSENCE.COM Jul, 14, 2012

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ESSENCE honored gospel duo Mary Mary for their outstanding contribution to music.

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Gospel singer Byron Cage attended the all-star tribute to Mary Mary and Fred Hammond.

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Gospel singer Amber Bullock attended the all-star tribute to Mary Mary and Fred Hammond.

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Pastor Marvin L. Winans (pictured with his grandson) delivered the Sunday sermon during the all-star tribute to Mary Mary and Fred Hammond.

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Kim Burrell delivered a rousing dedication to Mary Mary during their all-star tribute.

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The legendary Tramaine Hawkins was on hand to honor Gospel duo, Mary Mary.

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Bishop Lester Love took the stage by storm during the all-star tribute to Mary Mary and Fred Hammond.

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Tina and Erica Campbell of Mary Mary were emotional while accepting their award from ESSENCE Editor-in-Chief, Constance White.

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New Orleans’ own Tyronne Foster and the Arc Singers perform at the all-star tribute to Fred Hammond and Mary Mary.

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Pastor Charles Jenkins & Fellowship Chicago kept the crowd inspired during the all-star tribute to Mary Mary and Fred Hammond.

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Maurette Brown Clark gives her musical testimony during the all-star tribute to Mary Mary and Fred Hammond.

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Myesha Chaney performs at the all-star tribute to Mary Mary and Fred Hammond.

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