NEW YORK (CBS 2) — It’s the largest collection of gospel talent ever assembled. The 2011 McDonald’s Gospelfest kicks off Saturday afternoon at the Prudential Center in Newark.

Eighty groups from around the country and around the world will be performing, including The Ritz Voices from Jacksonville, Florida.

 McDonald’s Gospelfest kicks off at 4 pm. For more information and tickets, visit www.prucenter.com.