The Grammy Award-winning gospel duo Mary Mary is coming to town for a concert at 7 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 9.

The early-bird price for tickets is $15, available until Wednesday, Aug. 15, through promoter Key Enterprises, 815-218-2806.

Otherwise, concertgoers will pay $22 or $32 for the show, which takes place at Rockford First Assembly of God, 5950 Spring Creek Road.

Sisters Erica and Tina Campbell, better known as Mary Mary, are multiplatinum artists who infuse soul, hip-hop and blues into such hits as "Shackles," "Heaven" and "Yesterday."

The opening act is Gary Jenkins, former lead singer of the R&B group Silk and cast member of the national touring play "Madea’s Family Reunion." Vanessa Fraction of BET’s "Comic View" and "Barbershop 2" will host the evening, which also features Brilliance and One Voice and other local groups.

Staff writer Edith C. Webster may be reached at 815-987-1394 or