Cece Winans – Grammy Award Winning Artist

This week on TALK! with AUDREY: You know CECE WINANS as the 8-time Grammy winning gospel singer. She will host the 2010 Verizon How Sweet the Sound finale – the American Idol of church choirs – in Washington, D.C. The program has a strong focus on celebrating the gospel community, and features exceptional talent with both the church choirs who compete and perform as well as the acclaimed gospel giants who serve as hosts, judges and performers.

Winning choirs representing 14 cities around the country will come together for an unforgettable night of joy and praise as they vie for the title of “The Best Church Choir in America.”

Throughout the program Verizon Wireless collected used cell phones to refurbish and uses all proceeds to benefit victims of domestic violence.

Details about Verizon’s How Sweet the Sound, including videos of competing choirs, judging criteria, and the official rules, are available online at