The 2023 BET Awards nominees have been revealed, and Kirk Franklin & Maverick City Music are taking the lead in the Dr. Bobby Jones Best Gospel/Inspirational Award category with two nominations for their collaborative project. Joining them in the category are renowned artists such as CeCe Winans, Tye Tribbett, Tamela Mann, Yolanda Adams, and PJ Morton.
The highly esteemed award ceremony, dedicated to honoring black entertainers and other minorities in music, film, sports, entertainment, and philanthropy, is set to take place on June 25, 2023, at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, California.
Here are the nominees for the Dr. Bobby Jones Best Gospel/Inspirational Award:
- “Bless Me” by Maverick City Music & Kirk Franklin
- “Finished (Live)” by Tamela Mann
- “I’ve Got Joy” by CeCe Winans
- “Kingdom” by Maverick City Music & Kirk Franklin feat. Naomi Raine & Chandler Moore
- “New” by Tye Tribbett
- “One Moment From Glory” by Yolanda Adams
- “The Better Benediction (Pt.2)” by PJ Morton feat. Lisa Knowles-Smith, Le’andria Johnson, Keke Wyatt, Kierra Sheard & Tasha Cobbs Leonard
Mark your calendars for the “BET Awards” 2023, airing live on BET on Sunday, June 25, 2023, at 8 PM ET/5 PM PT. It’s a night you won’t want to miss, as the best in the industry come together to celebrate and recognize outstanding talent.