Gospel Legend Bobby Jones receives Lifetime Achievement Award

News

TSU

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – Gospel Legend Dr. Bobby Jones was honored Sunday night at Tennessee State University for his 40 plus years of contributions to the gospel music industry.

Jones is a TSU alum and considered the father of gospel television.

He was awarded by his peers including gospel sensation, Kirk Franklin.

The special recognition was a part of TSU’s annual Gospel Explosion in Kean Hall.

The event kicked off TSU’s 2019 homecoming week.

Copyright 2019 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Don't Miss

Trending Stories

Community Calendar