CANTON – Grammy award-winning gospel singer Tamela Mann will headline the Faith, Family & Football Gospel Concert presented by The Good Feet Store on Sept. 2.
The concert is among several highlights surrounding the Black College Football Hall of Fame Classic over Labor Day weekend.
Mann’s performance will be part of the HBCU Family Block Party that will kick off at 11 a.m. at Centennial Plaza. The concert will begin at 5:30 p.m.
A 2022 inductee into the Black Music & Entertainment Walk of Fame, Mann has taken nine hits to No. 1 on Billboard’s Gospel Airplay chart. Her awards include a Grammy, Billboard Music Award, NAACP Image Award, multiple Stellar Awards, a GMA Dove Award and a BET Award.
The Block Party and Gospel Concert are free and open to the public. Limited reserved seating is available for $25. “Premium Packages” – a reserved concert seat, a ticket to the Black College Football Hall of Fame Classic game and other perks – are available for $125. “Club Packages” that include a reserved concert ticket, a game ticket in the Club section of Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium, and food and beverage options are available for $225. To learn more about the gospel concert and ticket plans, visit https://tinyurl.com/433erd9k.
The community-focused event will be filled with entertainment, food trucks and appearances from the Morehouse College and Virginia Union University marching bands.