The 14th annual Celebration of Gospel was held March 15, 2014 in Los Angeles, CA at the Orpheum Theater. The show, which was hosted by Taraji Henson, will air on April 6, 2014 on BET. This year’s honoree was Richard Smallwood. One of the featured pairings was from LeAndria Johnson, Eddie Levert and Kem. Jonathan McReynolds and India.Arie joined together in song, as did SWV and the Rance Allen Group.
Duets were offered up from Donnie McClurkin and Tye Tribbett, Lalah Hathaway and Zacardi Cortez and Chante Moore and VaShawn Mitchell.
Featured performers included Tamela Mann, Erica Campbell, Yolanda Adams, Tasha Cobbs, Richard Smallwood, JJ Hairston, Tye Tribbett, Deitrick Haddon, Tasha Page-Lockhart, Candice Glover, Hezekiah Walker, Maurette Brown Clark and more.