Gospel Headliners take the Cintas Center’s main stage at Xavier University for an explosive night of inspiration!
Northbrook, IL – October 28, 2009: Allstate Insurance Company returns for a second consecutive year as title sponsor for the Allstate Gospel Superfest. United Television, the show’s producer, unveils its “mega” line-up for its upcoming TV taping to be held on Saturday January 9, 2010 at The Cintas Center, located on the campus of Xavier University at 1624 Herald Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45207.
The Allstate Gospel Superfest is presented in part by Procter & Gamble with participating brands Bounty, Charmin, Gain, Mr. Clean and Swiffer. The show will feature some of the nation’s most prolific and exciting artists in the inspirational and urban fields. And will be captured on tape and recorded live in High Definition (HD) for international and national TV broadcasts.
Slated for the one-day event are many artists who have become household names in the fields of inspiration and secular music. Scheduled to appear are Richard Smallwood, Vickie Winans, Hezekiah Walker & LFC, Karen Clark Sheard, Ricky Dillard & New G, Ki Ki Sheard, Rizen, DeWayne Woods, J. Moss, R&B stars The Whispers, Shirley Murdock, Keith Wonderboy Johnson, James Fortune, Professor Wilber Belton & The Ladwec Mass Choir, Bishop Bobby Hilton, Tonya Baker, Melvin Williams, Jonathan Nelson, J. J. Hairston & Youthful Praise, The CCC Step Team and more.
This year’s production will be co-hosted by noted film and television stars Vivica A. Fox (Dancing with the Stars, Independence Day, The Cougar) and Flex Alexander (One on One). Both celebrities return to the production for the third time as co-hosts. Slated to direct is Hollywood director Ryan Polito, and the super-stage is being designed by Emmy Award winning art director Rene Lagler. The show is executive produced by show founder of Cincinnati, Ohio. Dr. Bobby Cartwright, Jr.
Tickets for the TV taping are available beginning Wednesday November 4th at 10:00 AM at all Ticketmaster locations nationwide by calling 800-745-3000 or on-line at www.ticketmaster.com More info is also available via the show hotline at 212-631-4200 or at the show’s website at www.gospelsuperfest.com .