The greatest night of gospel music! The 37th Best Winners of the Stellar Gospel Music Awards | New
The Stellar Gospel Music Awards celebrated its 37th year honoring excellence in gospel music with a weekend of uplifting events, culminating in the live-recorded ceremony on Saturday, July 16 at the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Center in Atlanta, Georgia.
Pastor Mike, Jr. tops the list of winners with a total of six Stellar Awards, including Artist of the Year, Male Artist of the Year, Contemporary Male Artist of the Year, Contemporary Album of the Year, and Urban/Inspirational Single or Performance of the Year, as good as album of the year for I Got It: Single’s Ministry Vol. 1. CeCe Winans has won three Stellar Awards, including Producer of the Year, Praise and Worship Album of the Year, and Praise and Worship Song of the Year, everything is related to the album believe it. Jonathan McReynolds and Malian music received three awards for their collaboration, Jonny x Mali: Live in LA EPincluding Duo/Chorus of the Year, Contemporary Duo/Chorus of the Year, and Special Events Album of the Year.
Other notable winners of the 37th Stellar Gospel Music Awards include Tamela Mann and Ricky Dillard, who have both received two Stellar Awards, with Dillard also receiving the James Cleveland Lifetime Achievement Award presented by Toyota in recognition of his contributions to Gospel music as a renowned choirmaster and recording artist. Additionally, twice nominated E. Dewey Smith had been named Best New Artist for his 2021 albums God period and Let the praises ring out.
The 37th Annual Stellar Gospel Music Awards Features Outstanding Performances By Kirk Franklin, Erica Campbell, Maverick City Music, Marvin Sapp, Tye Tribbett, Le’Andria Johnson, Koryn Hawthorne, Brian Courtney Wilson, Jor’Dan Armstrong, Doe, Rudy Currence, Chrisette Michele, Darrel Walls, James Fortune and more.
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The Stellar Gospel Music Awards also bestow special honors on industry titans who continue to create a legacy of excellence that reaches and influences the masses, both within and outside of the Gospel genre. Six-time GRAMMY® Award-winning hitmaker and producer Aaron Lindsey moved back Aretha Franklin Icon Award presented by Aflac. Candi Station also received the Ambassador Dr. Bobby Jones Legends Award, an honor that reflects her nearly seven-decade career as a music pioneer and captivating artist in gospel music.
The 37th Stellar Gospel Music Awards are proud to be presented this year by AT&T Dream in Black. This year’s sponsors also include Procter & Gamble (P&G), Walmart, State Farm, Toyota, McDonald’s – Black & Positively Golden and Aflac. The 37th Stellar Gospel Music Awards are also proud to partner with St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.
Find out more details about the 37th Stellar Gospel Music Awards on BET.com and @thestellars on Instagram and Twitter, and Stellar Gospel Music Awards on Facebook – and find out about the Stellar Awards website. The show’s hashtag is #StellarAwards.