DALLAS (April 5, 2013) – Acclaimed Actress, NAACP Image Award and Grammy® Award Nominee and Dove Award-Winning Singer TAMELA MANN performs on BET Network’s Celebration of Gospel airing at 8:00p.m. EDT, Sunday, April 7. The stellar singer delivers an unforgettably moving performance of her smash hit single “Take Me To The King,” during the show hosted by comedian Steve Harvey, taped at the Orpheum Theater in Los Angeles.
“My first Celebration of Gospel experience was amazing, and I’m honored I was asked to be a part of the incredible night,” said Tamela. “It is an inspiring experience filled with anointed music, and I hope it touches the hearts of those who tune in.”
Tamela is featured on BET.com’s web exclusive, “My First Celebration of Gospel,” which highlights Tamela’s experiences leading up to the Celebration of Gospel show in Los Angeles with behind-the-scenes footage of rehearsals, red carpet, and interviews. Tamela’s “My First Celebration of Gospel” airs on BET.com following the televised program on Sunday, April 7.
“Take Me To The King,” written and produced by Kirk Franklin, has been #1 on the Gospel radio chart for 25 weeks on Media-base. The song is the first single from Tamela’s CD, BEST DAYS, which debuted at #1 on multiple music sales charts, including both Billboard’s Top Gospel Album Chart and Billboard’s Top Christian/Gospel Chart and the Christian Music Trade Association’s (CMTA) Current Gospel Overall Chart. The CD continues an impressive run holding at the top of the charts since its debut 34 weeks ago.