Yolanda Adams Joins List of Honorees at National Museum of African American Music’s Fifth Annual “Celebration of Legends”

Photo Credit: Marcus Ingram/Getty

On the heels of receiving a Tony Award nomination, Gospel star Yolanda Adams will be honored by the National Museum of African American Music on May 31st during its fifth annual Celebration of Legends. Held at Nashville’s War Memorial Auditorium, Adams will be present at the ceremony to accept the museum’s Rhapsody & Rhythm Award. She joins fellow nominees Charlie Wilson, Nile Rodgers, Keb’ Mo’ and Monami Entertainment CEO, Mona Scott-Young. According to Billboard, “The Celebration of Legends benefits NMAAM’s various educational and community programs, including its Emerging Artist Series. The Nashville-based museum is set to open in 2019. For ticket information and gala updates, visit nmaam.org.”

– Seraya Rivera