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Gospel music is the most inspiring genre created and Women Working Together, Inc., aims to celebrate this sacred music while recognizing renowned spiritual leaders during the First Annual Pre-GRAMMY Gospel Interfaith Awards Praise Party. Taking place this Saturday, January 25, 2014, at the L.A. Live JW Marriott in Los Angeles, CA, the event is the first of its kind. In addition to spirited performances by up-and-coming and popular Gospel artists, the evening will recognize the contributions of a varied mix of faith leaders.

With a theme of “Our Unity Is Our Success”, the praise party will include a VIP Reception and Meet and Greet at 5:30PM. The Dinner and Awards Ceremony will begin at 7:30PM. Tickets can be purchased for all portions of the Praise Party at www.grammygospelpraiseparty.com or by calling 323.537.3646. Tickets can also be purchased on-site immediately prior to the event at the Will Call Table.

See 2014 Grammy Awards gospel music winner predictions

2014 is shaping up to be a great year for gospel music. The level of artistic recognition is at an all time high. Last week's Stellar Awards received top level media coverage and you can look for the gospel music awards to make a splash at this year's GRAMMY award ceremony unlike previous years. 'Fred Willis, SoulProsper Radio

The event will distinguish the accomplishments of the following trailblazers: The Honorable Minister Louis Farrakhan (Nation of Islam), Bishop Lacy K. Sykes (Cross Word Christian Church), Emeritus Minister Wazir Muhammad (Nation of Islam), Pastor Wayne Chaney (Antioch Church), Chaplain Tariq Aquil (California Correctional Institution), Bishop Noel Jones (City Of Refuge), Businessman Danny Bakewell, Rev. Dr. Cecil Murray, Imam Ameen Omar (Masjid Al Shareef), and Iman Abdul Karriem Hasan (Masjid Bala Center). Gospel music will be front and center at the Praise Party and the evening’s program features music by Gospel artists including GRAMMY Award Nominee Lowell Pye, J. Boykin, Nicole “Nikki” Potts, Yolanda Harris, Jamelle Jones & FREED, Tony Jones & E-MERGE and Sean Dancy.

Carmen Williams, CEO of Women Working Together, Inc., is thrilled to host the event. The brainchild of Williams, the First Annual Pre-GRAMMY Gospel Interfaith Awards Praise Party gives her a chance to celebrate those in the faith community who have inspired her.

I am so excited about the First Annual Pre-GRAMMY Gospel Interfaith Awards Praise Party. We are delighted to pay tribute to African American leaders who have impacted the nation and rejoice in song with some amazing Gospel artists. I believe this will be the first of many Pre-GRAMMY Gospel Interfaith Awards Praise Parties. Come and join us as we give God praise. -Carmen Williams

For more information about the First Annual Pre-GRAMMY Gospel Interfaith Awards Praise Party, log on to www.grammygospelpraiseparty.com.

This article is published featuring information provided by Tehillah Enterprises, courtesy of Andrea Williams.

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