Nashville, TN (June 29, 2021)
RCA Inspiration celebrated the 2021 BET Awards with a powerful night for Gospel music, as two #1 hits from Kirk Franklin were lauded at this year’s awards. The sixteen-time GRAMMY-winning artist, songwriter and producer was honored with the Dr. Bobby Jones Best Gospel/Inspirational Award for the second consecutive year, winning for his #1 Gospel hit single “Strong God” from his hit album LONG LIVE LOVE. Franklin also kicked off the night’s broadcast in an exuberant opening performance with Lil Baby, showcasing their #1 Gospel hit “We Win” featured from the soundtrack for the highly-anticipated summer movie Space Jam: A New Legacy.
The 2021 BET Awards ceremony was held before a live audience at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on Sunday June 27th.
Check out the performance of Kirk Franklin and Lil Baby ‘We Win’: