First United Methodist Church, Downtown Tuskegee
Ben Tankard is perhaps the #1 gospel jazz artist in the world. Since he came on the national scene in 1990, there have been many titles associated with Ben Tankard, from the Quincy Jones of Gospel to the father of Gospel Jazz.
With over 21 Gold and Platinum Records lining his walls, 14 Stellar Awards, multiple Grammy & Soul Train Award Nomination, Ben Tankard is the best-selling gospel/jazz artist of all time.
Also a "hit-maker" producer, Ben discovered Yolanda Adams and has produced several top records for her, as well as collaborated with Take-6, Fred Hammond, and others.
With over 50 years of musical experience David Banks brings to Tuskegee some of the area's most prolific and talented musicians.
Proceeds will go towards the Carver Festival Organization.