This show is the longest running original series on cable television, so, seeing that BET renews Bobby Jones Gospel for season 33 should come as a surprise to no one. For two consecutive weekends, gospel music legends like Pastor Shirley Caesar, The Rance Allen Group, Karen Clark Sheard, Richard Smallwood and new rising gospel music stars such as Jessica Reedy, Zie’l, Crystal Rucker, The Walls Family, The Singletons and more will take to the stage to celebrate the legacy of gospel music and the continuing success of BOBBY JONES GOSPEL.
GRAMMY® Award winning Dr. Bobby Jones, Jr., host of the network’s flagship gospel program and special guests. Tamala Mann, Marvin Sapp, James Fortune & FIYA, Smokie Norful, Pastor Shirley Caesar, Lil Mo, Donald Lawrence, Shekinah Glory and many more confirmed to perform this season. In addition, Vickie Winans, Hezekiah Walker, Byron Cage and Vashawn Mitchell will participate as co-hosts with Dr. Bobby Jones. SUNDAY BEST winners LeAndria Johnson, Joshua Rogers, Crystal Aikin and Y’Anna Crawley, will also grace the stage with performances.
The show will be taping Friday, Saturday, and Sunday July 26-28, 2013 and Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, August 2-4, 2013 on BET Studios in Washington.
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