BET Africa is opening up the industry

Calling all gospel singers, this is your time to shine

By  | Jun 22, 2020, 01:43 PM  | Top of The

BET has created a Gospel talent search for all African vocalist who believe their voices have that gospel touch.

The talent search will take place in South Africa and Nigeria as BET scouts for the best and biggest local gospel singer to join BET in the USA for the production of the ninth season of Sunday Best gospel music show.

Sunday best will be hosted by legendary gospel musician - Kirk Franklin and amateur gospel singers will have the opportunity to perform infront of a panel of celebrity judges such as the likes of Mary, Mary, Bebe & Cece Winans & Donnie McClurkin.

Auditions will be at the The Newtown Music Factory – former Basslineon Saturday, 06 April 2019 from 08:00 CAT. Here thousands will face local celebrity judges such as Pastor and gospel singer Benjamin Dube, vocalist Kelly Khumalo, gospel star Mahalia Buchanan, radio personality Thami Ngubeni and more – who will select the next big gospel sensation.

Gospel hopefuls can also audition for this opportunity by submitting video entries via social media across the BET Africa platforms, using the hashtag #SundayBestAfrica.

For more information on how to enter the auditions for Sunday Best, visit

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