The nominees for the 2017 STELLAR AWARDS were announced recently with Tamela Mann, Travis Greene, and Kirk Franklin taking nominations in multiple categories.
Greene and Mann lead the nominations with nine each. Greene is having an amazing year, nominated for Artist of the Year, Male Vocalist of the Year and Song of the Year, for his work on The Hill (RCA Inspiration) – just to name a few. Just a few of Mann’s tally includes Artist of the Year, Albertina Walker Female Vocalist of the Year and CD of the Year.
In a show of staying power, veterans Hezekiah Walker and Kirk Franklin weigh in with six and seven nominations respectively. And some new(er) kids on the block, including Jekalyn Carr, nominated for Artist of the Year, Todd Dulaney (Male Vocalist of the Year), Charles Butler & Trinity, Bri (Brianna Babineaux), Livre‘, Enon Tabernacle all celebrate their bids on the ballot. Deborah Joy Winans received New Artist of the Year nod for her work on the soundtrack of Greenleaf.
The 32nd Annual Stellar Awards will take place on March 24th and 25th in Las Vegas Nevada. Anthony Brown will join Erica Campbell for hosting duties.
The complete list of nominees can be found here http://stellartv.com/nominations/