Kirk Franklin Wins Dr. Bobby Jones Best Gospel/Inspirational Award

Nashville, TN (June 29, 2020)
RCA Inspiration celebrated a winning night at the 2020 BET Awards, with Kirk Franklin (Fo Yo Soul/RCA) winning the Dr. Bobby Jones Best Gospel/Inspirational Award, for his #1 hit “Just For Me,” featured off his hit album, LONG LIVE LOVE. Franklin made an appearance on the show as well.

Kierra Sheard also made an appearance on the BET Awards broadcast, delivering an awe-inspiring performance of her song “Something Has to Break,” off her chart-topping album KIERRA (Karew Entertainment/RCA Inspiration). Joined by her mother the inimitable Karen Clark Sheard, on the closing performance, Kierra Sheard and Karen Clark Sheard’s explosive vocal prowess created an iconic duet that instantly became one of the most buzzed-about moments with viewers. The 2020 BET Awards celebrated its 20th anniversary, and was broadcast on CBS on Sunday June 28th and simulcast live across ViacomCBS networks including BET and BET Her.