NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — At this time, Fisk College will host a Grammy celebration for the Fisk Jubilee Singers after the group gained its first-ever Grammy Award this 12 months.
The celebration kicks off at 4 p.m., and the Fisk Jubilee singers will carry out. The occasion will happen on the Fisk College campus in entrance of Jubilee Corridor.
At this 12 months’s Grammy Awards, the Fisk Jubilee Singers took house the award for “Finest Roots Gospel Album” for his or her one hundred and fiftieth anniversary album referred to as, “Celebrating Fisk.” The Grammy Award-winning album was recorded stay at Nashville’s Ryman Auditorium.
The group was based in 1871, and the a cappella ensemble performs songs that had been sung by slaves previous to the Civil Conflict.