The organizers of the upcoming Awaken 2020 occasion made a shock announcement this week: Kanye West and his Sunday Service choir can be performing the huge occasion in Tempe, Arizona on Jan. 18.
The occasion is from the considerably controversial evangelist Lou Engle, who for many years has organized prayer, fasting and worship occasions like The Name which draw tens of hundreds of younger individuals.
Engle has additionally been a vocal advocate for some conservative social and political points, together with Californias Proposition 8, which sought to ban same-sex marriage.
On the Awaken 2020 website, they clarify, This January 18th, 2020 at Solar Satan Stadium in Phoenix, Arizona, its time so that you can be a part of the Jesus awakening that’s shifting HISTORY. Open the door and enter into a brand new period, a brand new decade, of revival that’s bringing a motion of indicators and wonders, therapeutic of the sick, and preaching of the gospel.
Along with performing, Kanye West is listed among the many audio system on the occasion, which additionally embrace Cindy Jacobs, Eddie James, Jeremy Riddle, Brian Head Welch and others.
The occasion is free, however following the Kanye announcement, no extra of the 50,000 passes can be found.