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    GospelFest

    Presented by Mayor's Office of Arts, Tourism and Special Events at City Hall Plaza

    July 17, 2011


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    GospelFest

    Enjoy an afternoon filled with gospel music featuring choirs and soloists. This year’s headliner is Award-winning Gospel artist, Marvin Sapp.

    In 1996, Sapp decided to establish himself as a contemporary gospel solo artist and has recorded seven albums. Sapp first achieved crossover fame with the release of "Never Would Have Made It" from the album Thirsty in 2007. It peaked at #14 on the U.S. Billboard Hot...

    Enjoy an afternoon filled with gospel music featuring choirs and soloists. This year’s headliner is Award-winning Gospel artist, Marvin Sapp.

    In 1996, Sapp decided to establish himself as a contemporary gospel solo artist and has recorded seven albums. Sapp first achieved crossover fame with the release of "Never Would Have Made It" from the album Thirsty in 2007. It peaked at #14 on the U.S. Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs, #82 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100, and also at #1 on the Billboard Hot Gospel Songs chart. Thirsty debuted at #28 on the U.S. Billboard 200, #4 on the U.S. Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums, and also #1 on the U.S. Billboard Top Gospel Albums. It has been certified gold by the RIAA due to the album selling over 500,000 copies, making it Sapp's best selling album of his solo career, and has so far sold over 712,000 copies.[1] In 2009, Sapp won all seven Gospel Stellar Awards that he was nominated for.


    City Hall Plaza

    1 City Hall Plaza
    Boston, MA 02201

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    Admission Info:

    Free Event!


    General Day and Time Info:

    5-8 pm


    phone: 617-635-3911


    Accessibility Information: Currently, no accessibility information is available for this event.

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