UNCF- United Negro College Fund, Inc. is gearing up for its nationally televised entertainment special An Evening of Stars® Educating our Future Presented by Target on BET, Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 10:00 pm Eastern and 9:00 pm Eastern.

This year, celebrities won’t be the only stars shining… your listening audiences will discover a whole new class of stars. They’ll see rising stars school superstars as students share their inspiring higher education success stories.

Host actor/comedian Anthony Anderson will introduce An Evening of Stars® Educating our Future superstars and rising stars.   Grammy-award winners and celebrity guest performers and presenters on this year’s telecast include, Chaka Khan, Usher, Yolanda Adams, Charlie Wilson, Anthony Hamilton, Trey Songz, Tyrese, Melanie Fiona, Shaun Robinson, Eric Benet & more!

An Evening of Stars® Educating our Future will air the weekend of January 26th & 27th as scheduled by your local television broadcaster.