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Fisk University celebrates 150th anniversary of Fisk Jubilee Singers

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Posted at 9:59 AM, Oct 06, 2021
and last updated 2021-10-06 12:26:03-04

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — Fisk University is celebrating the 150th anniversary of the Fisk Jubilee Singers.

The event was closed to the public due to the COVID-19 pandemic, but Wednesday's celebration was live streamed.

Watch the entire celebration below:

Over their long history, the Jubilee Singers have been recognized with a Dove Award, a National Medal of the Arts award, the Presidential Lifetime Achievement Award, and most recently, they won a GRAMMY for Best Roots Gospel Album this year.