Popular gospel singing group Maverick City Music and singer/songwriter and producer Kirk Franklin perform their collaborative hit “Kingdom” live at the 2022 BET Awards. They were nominated for the “Dr. Bobby Jones Best Gospel / Inspiration Award,” which ultimately went to Franklin and rapper Lil Baby for their recent song, “We Win.” The duo was up against several great musicians, including Marvin Sapp, Kanye West, Kelly Price, Fred Hammond, H.E.R. & Tauren Wells, and Elevation Worship & Maverick City Music. The live performance was such a glorious one that lifted the spirit of many. The singing group rendered their most recent song with Kirk Franklin, “Kingdom” and followed it up with Franklin’s classic 1995 hit single “Melodies from Heaven.” Watch the Live Performance below:
In his appreciation speech, Kirk Franklin thanked everyone and he called Maverick City “the next generation of gospel music” and acknowledged that they deserved the award.