Kirk Franklin and Jonathan McReynolds Return to 'Sunday Best' on BET
In the midst of all the chaos, we need something to continue to lift our spirit and we will be getting that starting this Sunday as Sunday Best returns to BET for its 10th season. Kicking off in Sunday Best fashion, the series will return with a live audience and band from Tyler Perry Studios in Atlanta. GRAMMY® award-winning musician Kirk Franklin will be returning as the host and returning judges include GRAMMY award-winning songstress & host of "Get Up Mornings," Erica Campbell, GRAMMY-nominated artist & star of BET’s “American Soul” Kelly Price and GRAMMY-nominated & multiple Stellar award-winning artist Jonathan McReynolds. Sunday Best season 10 will premiere Sunday, July 5th at 8 PM ET/PT on BET.
In light of the of COVID-19 pandemic and in an effort to keep the shows judges, contestants and crew safe new and innovative technology, techniques and artist-generated content were used to complete production of episodes four through eight of season 10, allowing the audience to join in on weekly praise & worship during the time when America needs it most.
The highly anticipated season 10 will feature exclusive performances from today’s chart-topping artists including Yolanda Adams, Marvin Sapp, Mali Music, season 9’s winner, Melvin Crispell, III with additional performers set to be announced in the forthcoming weeks.
Season 10 auditions were previously held earlier this year in Atlanta, GA at The House of Hope. The season 10 winner will receive a recording contract with RCA Inspiration, a cash prize of $50,000 and the title Sunday Best.