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Fantasia, Sherri Shepherd to headline Super Bowl gospel concert

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American Idol star Fantasia is to perform on the Super Bowl Gospel Celebration this year, it has been announced.

The View's Sherri Shepherd will host the charity show at the UNO Lakefront Arena in New Orleans as part of Super Bowl XLVII weekend.

Fantasia Barrino

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Sherri Shepherd

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Marvin Winans, Donnie McClurkin and gospel music superstar Kirk Franklin are also to appear at the 14th annual concert.

Proceeds from the event will benefit the Malcolm Jenkins Foundation and the Sharper Kids Foundation, which were both founded by New Orleans Saints stars.

Taped highlights from the event will air in syndication across the US.

A variety of separate concerts featuring pop and country acts will be announced in the coming weeks.

Super Bowl XLVII - which will feature Beyoncé as its half-time performer - airs on CBS on February 3.

The NFL championship game will be followed by a special Elementary episode.

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