Sweet Sounds Start Tonight In Dallas

Tonight in Dallas, thousands will gather at the Verizon Theatre at Grand Prarie to celebrate the sweet sounds of gospel music as Verizon’s Wireless returns with its 5th installment of How Sweet The Sound Church Choir Competition.

Returning to host is gospel producer Donald Lawrence and stepping in to assist in hosting duties songbird Yolanda Adams.  Resident Judges this year include Cece Winans, Erica Campbell of Mary Mary, Vashawn Mitchell, Fred Hammond & Bishop Hezekiah Walker.

Below are the cities where the tour will be stopping and the choirs that made it to the Big stage.  Congratulations and Let’s Just Praise The Lord.


Dallas  – Thursday, September 6

  • Marquinn Middleton & The Miracle Chorale
  • Carnel Davis & Incorporated To Praise
  • St. Mark Sanctuary Choir
  • St. John Church Music Ministry
  • God’s Tabernacle of Deliverance Bishop’s Choir
  • Selah

Atlanta – Monday, September 10

  • Atlanta West Pentecostal Church Choir (Returning Champion)
  • The Voices of Life of the Life Center Church
  • Robert Weaver & The Weaver Chorale
  • Cedric Sesley and Out For Souls
  • Anointed Voices
  • Dynamic Praise (Oakwood University)

Washington D.C. – Wednesday, September 12

  • 4 The Caz of Christ
  • Harvest Life Changers Church Choir
  • The Virginia State University Gospel Chorale
  • 100 Men In Black Male Chorus
  • Gentle Giant Music Ministries
  • Elder Patrick Riddick and D’vyne Worship

Newark, NJ – Thursday, September 13

  • Power In Praise Mass Choir
  • Sill & The Truth
  • Sean Tillery and CHANGED
  • Kergyma Community Choir
  • Zak Williams & 1/AKORD
  • Powerfied Youth Choir

Detroit – Saturday, September 15

  • Larry Callahan & Selected of God
  • Anointed Voices of Higher Ground
  • Albert Strickland & CHO’ZEN
  • Highest Praise Community Gospel Choir
  • The Apostolic Church Sanctuary Choir
  • Pleasant Green Choir

Chicago - Monday, September 17

  • Dexter Walker and Zion Movement
  • Voices of St. James
  • The Wheaton College Gospel Choir
  • Andre Crittenden & the L.A.W. (Living Anointed Warriors)
  • Anthony McGahee and Praise Motivated
  • Gregg and F.R.I.E.N.D.S Choir

Los Angeles – Friday, September 21

  • DaNell Daymon & The Greater Works Chorale
  • The Capitol City Singers
  • The Celestial Voices Chorale
  • Greater Los Angeles Cathedral Choir
  • Gospel Gators of San Francisco State University
  • The Porter Brothers and Genesis

Finale Event: New York, NY – Sunday, November 4

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