Fred Hammond. Wess Morgan with The Belle and John P. Kee & New Life ministering on stage during
Transformation Expo 2014
TBR– Richmond, VA — Now listed as one of the biggest concerts of the year, Radio One Richmond’s Praise 104.7FM, along with Afternoon Drive host, Sheilah Belle, aka “The Belle” delivered an incredible spiritually uplifting day with some of the biggest names in the Gospel Industry.
With more than 5,000 in attendance at the Richmond Convention Center on Saturday (March 8th ), headline artists for this year’s Transformation Expo included Fred Hammond, Deitrick Haddon, John P. Kee, Tasha Cobbs, Erica Campbell, Wess Morgan, Sheri Jones Moffet, Alexis Spight and T’Juan.
Also gracing the stage were several local artists including Cory Goss, Chiquita Cross, Nyasia and the Spiritual Harmonizers who were flawless.
Giving words of encouragement to the crowd was Pastor Lyons of Gilfield Baptist Church of Petersburg, VA.
However these top artists were not the only ones receiving the red carpet treatment, as some of them traveled to the Cap City with a few of the industries heavy hitter music executives including Tracy Artis, Clyde Duffie, Uncle Gee, Deitrick Haddon’s Road Manager Cee, Ebony Thunderburk, Jerry Smith and Michael Bethany.
Alexis Spight, Erica Campbell and Deitrick Haddon
From the opening prayer to the closing remarks, this was a blessed day, tightly woven together with an incredible program flow, teamwork from the Radio One Richmond staff and artists who simply wanted to make a difference with their music ministry.
Co-hosting with The Belle were also radio personalities, Clovia Lawrence, J.R. Davis, Cousin Keith and King Tutt.
From left to right: The Belle and Tracy Artis, Uncle G, Alexis Spight, Clyde Duffy, The Belle and DJ Watson
The “Selfie of the Weekend” with Erica Campbell, Alexis, T’Juan, Tosha Cobbs and The Belle