Gospel music has not only had a direct influence when it comes to soul, blues and rock and roll in America. This genre of music has had an incredible impact on on R&B music as well. Many of music greatest singers were all heavenly influenced by Gospel music and a lot them got their start singing in church choirs. After an amazing battle between two of Gospels greatest heavyweights Fred Hammond and Kirk Franklin back in May of 2020, fans are in for a major treat Easter Sunday. Gospel dynamic duo legendary Bebe and Cece Winans will be hitting the Verzuz stage going hit for hit against the incredible super duo Mary Mary.
Mary Mary posted a photo on their Instagram page with the caption, “We’re so excited to share the Verzuz stage with @bebewinans & @cecewinans on Easter Sunday! We want you all to join us whether it be virtual or in-person! If you’re in Cali, click the link in our bio to get your tickets!
#SupportKingdomMusic #MaryMary #EricaCampbell #WarrynCampbell #BebeWinans #CeceWinans”. Fans and followers are super excited that this battle happening. One fan posted this comment under their photo. “Definitely Tuning In!!”. Another fan left this comment. “Praise GOD !!!🙌 🙌”. Another fan also posted this comment. “This is going to be good. 🔥🔥🔥”.
Many followers agree that a lot of worshipping and praise will be happening during this epic battle. One follower shared the following: “I’m already going on Vocal rest because I know it’s gonna be a lot of praising and worshiping”. Another follower posted this comment. “Can’t wait for this”. Not only is this upcoming Verzuz going to be a great way to celebrate Easter, it’s also going to make a great birthday gift as well. One follower left this comment. “My birthday present 🎁 ❤️🙏🏽”.
Award winning Gospel legend Bebe Winans also took to social media to share the news. He posted a photo on his Instagram page with the caption, “Come hang out with us on Easter Sunday! Join the EASTER CELEBRATION on Sunday, 4/17 6:30PM PST / 09:30PM EST LIVE from Los Angeles, CA. Whether you join us in person or watch online, make sure you’re wearing your Sunday’s Best!! It’s a family affair you don’t want to miss! LINK IN BIO for tickets! Follow @verzuztv for updates! 🎟
Many members of the music and entertainment industry are beyond excited about their upcoming battle. Verzuz Official Instagram page posted this comment “🔥🔥🔥🔥”. Singer and award winner Deborah Cox left this comment under the photo. “This makes me so happpppy❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️”. Bebe left this reply under her comment. “@deborahcox 🔥👌🏾”.. Singer and artist Terrell Carter posted this comment. “Oh my God I’m so happy❤️❤️❤️❤️”. Singer Chevelle Franklin also left this comment. “🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥”.
Followers everywhere are looking forward to this amazing event. One follower shared this comment. “This is going to bless and be awesome 👏🏾. I’m going to sing along 😊”.  Another follower posted this comment. “👏👏 👏 👏wow awesome 😍😍😍😍👏👏👏👏a great way to celebrate Easter Sunday ❤️❤️❤️❤️”. The excitement didn’t end there. One follower left this comment under the photo. “I will be there in the house sir!!!”. Another follower also posted this comment. “Team BeBe and CeCe……forever!”.
Bebe and Cece have definitely created so many amazing songs together. Fans are too excited to hear them perform some their favorite hits. One fan shared the following:  “Yyyeess!!! I hope y’all perform “Lost Without You” live 😩😩🙏🏾🙏🏾🙌🏾🙌🏾”. Another fan posted this comment under the photo. “When “Addictive Love” drops, it’s going to be over🙌🙌🙌🙌”.
Finally, the award winning and powerhouse Gospel icon Cece Winans shared the incredible news via social media as well. She posted a photo on her Instagram page with caption, “Join @bebewinans and myself along with @therealmarymary for an EASTER CELEBRATION on Sunday, 4/17 6:30PM PST / 9:30PM EST LIVE from Los Angeles, CA.”
The living legend received so much love from many fans and they have been waiting for this musical moment. One fan posted the following comment. “This is what we’ve been waiting for! The influence, the voices, the impact on music is beyond me!”. Another fan shared this comment. “YAASSSSSSSS! Excited to hear!! Woo Hoo!! 🤸🏾‍♂️🤸🏾‍♂️🤸🏾‍♂️💃🏾💃🏾💃🏾💃🏾👏🏾👏🏾👏🏾👏🏾👏🏾💜💙💜💜”. Many agree that this event is going to be everything. One follower posted this comment under her photo. “This is going to be FIRE 🔥 🔥🔥🔥”. Another follower posted this comment. “Epic looking forward❤🙏”. Another follower also left this comment. “If Bebe and Cece sing “The Blood” its a wrap! 🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥”.
Fans and followers definitely agree that this upcoming Verzuz is so major for the Gospel music world and one fan posted the following. “This is major for the gospel industry!!!!….keep blazing trails CeCe!!!!🔥🔥🔥🔥❤️❤️❤️❤️”. Another fan posted this comment under the photo. “Get ready for a worship service…..🙌🙌🙌🙌🙌❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥”.
Mary Mary is an award winning gospel duo composed of sisters Erica Campbell and Trecina Atkins-Campbell formed in 1998. They have released hit albums and top-charted singles. BeBe & CeCe Winans are the brother and sister duo and considered Gospel royalty. The pair comes from the Detroit Gospel singing renowned legendary Winans family. They debuted back in 1982 and they earned several awards including three Grammy awards. This upcoming Verzuz is going to be so epic and major for the Gospel music world indeed. Get ready and come dress in your Sunday’s Best!! Who are you rooting for? Bebe And Cece Winans or Mary Mary?