WAKE FOREST – Friendship Chapel Baptist Church will host Living Legends of Quartet Day Sunday, Nov. 17 at 4 p.m.
Local and national pioneers of gospel music will come together in an evening of great gospel music and food, “Hats for Sickle Cell,” and the We CARE Gospel Affair Radio Celebration.
The Capital City 5 of Raleigh and Clarice Green Poole of The Christian Harmonettes, Durham, are this year’s Gospel Extravaganza honorees.
Featured acts include The world renown Swan Silvertones, the Brooklyn All-Stars, the Supreme Angels, The Dowdy Boys, Pittsboro; The Visionaires, Henderson; New Creation, Hillsboro; Big James Barrett & The Golden Jubilees, Greenville; Renewed of the Carolinas; George Dickens & the Gospel Disciples, Oak City ; and The Gospel Tones of Raleigh.
In 2009, Wake Forest Mayor Vivian Jones proclaimed the third Sunday in November Living Legends of Quartet day.
The church is located at 237 Friendship Chapel Church Road. Tickets are available for $15 at Gospel King Records, 1603 New Bern Ave., Raleigh, or call 919-828-4843. For information call 919-272-7343 or 919-418-1867. Group rates are available.