Diamond Moore of Southfield poses with her First Lady before their performance
LA's Voices of Destiny church choir from Compton, Calif. took home the grand prize at Verizon’s How Sweet the Sound grand finale – the title of “The Best Church Choir in America.” In addition, Voices of Destiny walked away with not only the title, but a cash prize of $25,000 an invitation to perform at the Stellar Awards and the Super Bowl Gospel Celebration in 2011.
The 2010 Verizon How Sweet The Sound finale brought together the best church choirs from 14 cities across the nation for an unforgettable night of gospel music and celebration. In addition to the choirs, award-winning gospel artists and co-hosts CeCe Winans, and Donald Lawrence along with judges Marvin Sapp, Fred Hammond and Karen Clark Sheard added performances to the night’s entertainment. The evening also featured a special performance by legendary artist Bebe Winans.