Gospel competition returns to Joe Louis Arena - FOX13 News, WHBQ FOX 13

Gospel competition returns to Joe Louis Arena

Posted: Updated:
SOUTHFIELD, Mich. (MyFox Detroit) -

Verizon's How Sweet the Sound Gospel Celebration, the country's premiere and most prestigious gospel music experience, returns to Detroit's Joe Louis Arena on Saturday, September 15 at 7:30 p.m. for its fifth year of celebrating the community.

The Gospel music celebration features today's biggest gospel stars including Donald Lawrence, Yolanda Adams, Erica Campbell of Mary Mary, Fred Hammond, Bishop Hezekiah Walker and Vashawn Mitchell.

Tickets ($10, $15 ad $20) are on sale now. Log on to www.OlympiaEntertainment.com for more information.

On Friday, past regional competition winners and Southfield-based Selected of God choir stopped by FOX 2 News Morning to perform. Click the video player to watch an interview with Mitchell and a performance by Selected of God.

Last year, Tarboro, N.C.-based Salvation and Deliverance Church Choir won the grand prize and the title "Best Gospel Choir in America."

For more details about Verizon's How Sweet the Sound, log on to www.HowSweettheSound.com.

  • MorningsMorningsMore>>

  • Gold Ribbon Lemon Zucchini Muffins

    Gold Ribbon Lemon Zucchini Muffins

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 10:54 AM EDT2014-07-29 14:54:13 GMT
    Michigan State Fair Gold Ribbon winner and MSU Freshman, Alexandra Reau, makes her famous Lemon Zucchini Muffins on 'The Nine.'
    Michigan State Fair Gold Ribbon winner and MSU Freshman, Alexandra Reau, makes her famous Lemon Zucchini Muffins on 'The Nine.'

  • Can you pull a Lebron James and go back to your old job?

    Can you pull a Lebron James and go back to your old job?

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 9:28 AM EDT2014-07-29 13:28:19 GMT
    If King  James can do it, why can't you? Would you ever return to a previous employer?
    If King  James can do it, why can't you? Would you ever return to a previous employer?
  • Vitamins: Can there be too much of a good thing?

    Vitamins: Can there be too much of a good thing?

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 9:26 AM EDT2014-07-29 13:26:52 GMT
    Vitamins are 13 compounds that are vital for optimal health (hence vit-amin), but cannot be made in large quantities. 
    Vitamins are 13 compounds that are vital for optimal health (hence vit-amin), but cannot be made in large quantities. 
Powered by WorldNow

WHBQ-TV | Fox 13
485 S. Highland St.
Memphis, TN 38111

Main Station: (901) 320-1313
Newsroom: (901) 320-1340

Didn't find what you were looking for?
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Fox Television Stations, Inc. and Worldnow. All Rights Reserved.
Privacy Policy | Terms of Service | Ad Choices