Usher, Tyrese Gibson and Kenny “Babyface” Edmonds will heat up the stage in Atlanta, bringing their smooth vocals and superstar performances to the 13th Annual Ford Neighborhood Awards at the Philips Arena on Saturday August 8th. steve harvey and television/radio/film producer Rushion McDonald created the one-of-a-kind Neighborhood Awards (formerly the Hoodie Awards) and Neighborhood Awards Weekend to recognize and celebrate men and women from all over the United States who uplift their neighborhoods through their contributions and excellence as entrepreneurs, religious and community leaders, educators and more. Hosted by steve harvey – the EMMY-winning talk show, Family Feud and radio star marks his 13th year helming the one-of-a-kind Awards show – welcoming a winning lineup of celebrity presenters and fans coming together for a dazzling night of glamour, filled with laughs, unpredictable moments, exuberant speeches and inspiring entertainment.
Anthony Anderson, Wendy Raquel Robinson, David and Tamela Mann, Michelle Williams, Erica Campbell, Yolanda Adams, Kym Whitley, Roland Martin, Shirley Strawberry, Nephew Tommy, and Carla Ferrell are among the host of celebrity presenters expected, joining Harvey for a witty, jubilant celebration to unveil this year’s Neighborhood Awards winners in 12 categories. This year’s Top 48 honorees encompass entrepreneurs, community/religious leaders and educators from across the nation, with categories including Best Church and Best Community Leader remaining open for voting online in one category per day until June 16th, on www.NeighborhoodAwards.com.