Confirmed musical guests scheduled to appear at the Faith Against Cancer Gospel Concert thus far includes Multiple Grammy® and Stellar Award-Winning Singer Vickie Winans, National Gospel Recording Artist Earnest Pugh, Stellar Award winning Praise & Worship Leader Stephen Hurd, Powerhouse Gospel Singer Tamika Patton, Grammy® Nominated Singer/Songwriter Tracy Randall, Gospel Crooner Gary Samuels, Russell Delegation, Bubby Fann & Praise Beyond and Devastation Dance Crew. Nationally Syndicated Radio Host Lonnie Hunter is slated to host the concert. Bishop Gilbert Coleman, Jr., of Freedom Christian Bible Fellowship, will give a few wise words of encouragement during the event. Additional performers will be confirmed week after week leading up to the show.
“I am amazed by the vision of this event and I’m so happy that Khalif asked me to be a part of it! Recently, I lost my 29 year old niece to cancer. So this is something that hits close to home for me,” says Gospel Icon Vickie Winans.
The Faith Against Cancer Gospel Concert will be produced by Townes and takes place on Saturday, June 8, 2013 at The Wells Fargo Center, 3601 South Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA beginning at 2:00 pm. The 17,000 seat venue is expected to be filled with believers, saints, cancer patients and those who simply want to enjoy a great night of uplifting entertainment. Admission for the event is $20.00 and a portion of all proceeds will benefit cancer research and aide care. Tickets purchased for the Faith Against Cancer Gospel Concert will also include Free Admission to the Philadelphia Soul’s football game later that evening at 7:00 pm.