‘The Stellar Awards: Music of Hope’ two-hour special hopes to inspire amid COVID-19 pandemic

CHICAGO, March 31, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — In light of the COVID-19 global pandemic, Central City Productions Inc., the producers of the Stellar Gospel Music Awards brings you an uplifting and encouraging two-hour musical special, “The Stellar Awards: Music of Hope.”
Executive producer Don Jackson stated, “During this unprecedented crisis, we produced a special to uplift the country with gospel music performances that inspire hope from the many artists who have gifted us with their songs of inspiration from our Stellar Awards library over the past 34 years.”
Hosted by multiple Stellar and Grammy-award winning artist, Kirk Franklin, “The Stellar Awards: Music of Hope” special features songs from previous Stellar Awards classic performances by Tamela Mann, Donnie McClurkin, Michelle Williams featuring Beyonce’ and Kelly Rowland, Marvin Sapp, Lecrae, Canton Jones, Da’ T.R.U.T.H., Yolanda Adams, Bebe and Cece Winans, Hezekiah Walker, Mary Mary, Tasha Cobbs Leonard, Jonathan McReynolds, Pastor Shirley Caesar, Brian Courtney Wilson, Patti LaBelle, Ricky Dillard, Karen Clark Sheard, VaShawn Mitchell, Sarah Reeves, Jonathan Butler, Tramaine Hawkins, Travis Greene, Dottie Peoples, and Israel Houghton.
“The Stellar Awards: Music of Hope” special will air around the country in broadcast syndication from April 11 through May 24 in more than 216 markets and on Bounce TV on May 24th at 12PM EST (noon). Visit www.stellarawards.com. for a complete list of airdates.
“The Stellar Awards: Music of Hope” special leads up to the live taping of the 35th Annual Stellar Gospel Music Awards on Sunday, August 16, 2020. Tickets are available at www.ticketmaster.com.