Press Release

For Immediate Release 

 

Event Date: August 22 through August 29, 2015 

 

The Allstate® Gospel Superfest Battle of the Bands 2015™ Competition set for August - Detroit, Washington, DC, and Nashville chosen as host cites

 

Talent Competition for Gospel acts to award 5,000 in cash and prizes. The Allstate Gospel Superfest is one of the nation’s largest TV recordings in the field of urban-targeted, inspirational music and entertainment.  Founded in 1998, the show has maintained a consistent presence in broadcast syndication for fourteen consecutive years.

 

Brent Jones and Atlanta Praise - 2015 Performer

 

Cincinnati, Ohio, August 14, 2015 - Unity Media Limited, producers of the Allstate Gospel Superfest, will conduct its seventh annual new talent search August 22 through August 29. The Allstate Gospel Superfest Battle of the Bands has been heralded as a springboard for aspiring gospel talent and will travel to Washington D.C., Nashville, and Detroit. The competition will award over 5,000 in cash and prizes and gives the winning talent the opportunity to appear as the opening act for the 2016 Allstate Gospel Superfest national TV recording. The grand prizewinner will be determined by regional scores and online voting, and will be announced Monday, September 23, 2015.
 
Several contestants from previous years have achieved notable national success and recording contracts.  The competition will feature celebrity judges, radio personalities and a free concert immediately following the auditions in each city.  All seats are free and open to the public. Spectators are welcome to attend.
 
Interested artists can enter the competition online at
www.gospelsuperfest.com. Complete contest rules are available on the Gospel Superfest website.
 
The audition cities and locations are as follows:
 
•          Detroit, MI – Second Ebenezer Church – 14601 Dequindre Road, Detroit, MI
Saturday, August 22, 2015 – 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
 
•          Washington, DC –Scripture Cathedral -  7610 Central Avenue, Landover, MD
Friday, August 28, 2015 – 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM. (doors open at 6:00 PM)
 
•          Nashville, TN – First Baptist S. Inglewood – 1515 Ann Street, Nashville, TN
Saturday, August 29, 2015 – 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
 
For more information, visit
www.gospelsuperfest.com/contest.  The Allstate Gospel Superfest is a production of Unity Media Limited of Ohio who is solely responsible for the contest and fulfillment of the grand prize.
 
About Allstate Gospel Superfest
 
The Allstate Gospel Superfest is one of the nation’s largest TV recordings in the field of urban-targeted, inspirational music and entertainment.  Founded in 1998, the show has maintained a consistent presence in broadcast syndication for fourteen consecutive years.  Releasing five one-hour specials a year, The Allstate Gospel Superfest is carried by major TV network affiliated stations including ABC, CBS, NBC, FOX, CW, & MYTV.  The Allstate Gospel Superfest is known for its elaborate staging, trendsetting production and Hollywood styled approach to gospel music television. Allstate Gospel Superfest reaches millions of TV viewers annually via domestic syndication and cable.  The programs have been carried on major cable and Christian networks including The Trinity Broadcasting Network, The Word Network and the newly launched Bounce & Aspire cable networks.  The Allstate Gospel Superfest is the most widely distributed US domestic TV brand in the history of black gospel music. Gospel S
uperfest is a trade name of Unity Media Limited of Ohio.  For more information and details please visit www.gospelsuperfest.com
 
About Allstate®
The Allstate Corporation (NYSE: ALL) is the nation’s largest publicly held personal lines insurer, protecting approximately 16 million households from life’s uncertainties through auto, home, life and other insurance offered through its Allstate, Esurance, Encompass and Answer Financial brand names. Allstate is widely known through the slogan “You’re In Good Hands With Allstate®.” The Allstate brand’s network of small businesses offers auto, home, life and retirement products and services to customers in the United States and Canada. In 2014, The Allstate Foundation, Allstate, its employees and agency owners gave $34 million to support local communities. Allstate employees and agency owners donated 200,000 hours of service across the country.

 

Wendy Raquel Robinson, Fonzworth Bentley, Vivica A. Fox (Hosts 2015)

 

Ricky Dllard & New G - 2015 Performer

 

 

 Media Contact    

 

Media Contact: Publicity

Email: unitedtv@msn.com

Phone: (800) 219-0337

 

Unity Media Limited

P. O. Box 474, West Chester, Ohio, 45069

Web: www.gospelsuperfest.com

 

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CALENDAR LISTING:

Event Name: Allstate Gospel Superfest Battle of the Bands

Event Date: August 22 thru August 29, 2015

Event Location: Detroit, Washington, Dc & Nashville, TN

Admission: Free To The Public

Web: www.gospelsuperfest.com

Contact: Publicity, unitedtv@msn.com, (800) 219-0337

Description: Unity Media Limited, producers of the Allstate Gospel Superfest, will conduct its seventh annual new talent search August 22 through August 29. The Allstate Gospel Superfest Battle of the Bands has been heralded as a springboard for aspiring gospel talent and will travel to Washington D.C., Nashville, and Detroit. The competition will award over 5,000 in cash and prizes and gives the winning talent the opportunity to appear as the opening act for the 2016 Allstate Gospel Superfest national TV recording.

 


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