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Tye Tribbett Tops 2024 Stellar Gospel Music Awards Nominations: Full List


The 39th Annual Stellar Gospel Music Awards is celebrated as the "Greatest Night in Gospel Music." It offers a nationwide audience a chance to witness the transformative power of faith through remarkable performances and well-earned recognitions.


Highlights

  • Tye Tribbett, who recently won his third Grammy Award for Best Gospel Album with "All Things New: Live in Orlando," leads the nominations for the 2024 Stellar Awards with eight nods. Tribbett will also be honored with the prestigious James Cleveland Lifetime Achievement Icon Award.

  • Other top nominees include Pastor Mike Jr. and Ricky Dillard, each securing six nominations, while Jonathan McReynolds and Erica Campbell garnered five nominations a piece.

  • Additionally, Kim Burrell will receive the Aretha Franklin Icon Award for her significant contributions to gospel music.


Here is a complete list of nominations for the 39th annual Stellar Gospel Music Awards:


Artist of the Year

Donald Lawrence; Donald Lawrence Presents Power: A Tribute to Twinkie Clark; RCA Inspiration

Erica Campbell; I Love You; My Block Inc.

Pastor Mike Jr.; Impossible; Blacksmoke Music Worldwide

Tye Tribbett; All Things New (Live Album); Motown Gospel


Song of the year

“Able” ft. Marvin Winans; Jonathan McReynolds, Major Johnson Finley, Marvin Winans & Demetrius Terrell Wilson; MNRK

“Feel Alright (Blessed)”; Erica Campbell, Warryn Campbell, Marvin L. Winans, Juan Winans & William Weatherspoon; My Block Inc.

“It’s Morning”; Latrice Pace; Latrice Pace

“Only One Night Tho (Live)”; Tye Tribbett; Motown Gospel


Male artist of the year

Jonathan McReynolds; My Truth; MNRK

Melvin Crispell III; No Failure; RCA Inspiration

Pastor Mike Jr.; Impossible; Blacksmoke Music Worldwide

Tye Tribbett; All Things New (Live Album); Motown Gospel


Albertina Walker female artist of the year

Erica Campbell; I Love You; My Block Inc.

Jekalyn Carr; JEKALYN; Waynorth Music

Kierra Sheard; All Yours; RCA Inspiration/Karew Entertainment

Maurette Brown Clark; He Loves Me; Nettie’s Child Music/MNRK


Duo/chorus group of the year

Anthony Brown & group therAPy; Affirmations; Key of A/Tyscot/FairTrade

JJ Hairston; Believe Again Vol II; Tribl Records

Maverick City Music; The Maverick Way Complete; Tribl Records

The Walls Group; Four Walls; My Block Inc.


New artist of the year

Adam Blackstone; A Legacy Christmas; BASSic Black Entertainment Records/Anderson Music Group/Empire

Jevon Dewand & The Trapstarz; The Change Experience; Blacksmoke Music Worldwide

Jovonta Patton; Established; Newton Street Entertainment/MNRK

Rudy Currence; Stained Glass Windows; Mike Chek / MNRK


Album of the year

All Things New (Live Album); Tye Tribbett; Motown Gospel

Choirmaster II; Ricky Dillard; Motown Gospel

Impossible; Pastor Mike Jr.; Blacksmoke Music Worldwide

My Truth; Jonathan McReynolds; MNRK


Choir of the year

B. Chase Williams & Shabach; CHASing the Next Chapter; Mellie’s Boy Muzic Group

Ricky Dillard; Choirmaster II; Motown Gospel

Vincent Bohanan & SOV; Live in Dallas; HezHouse Entertainment

Zak Williams & 1AKORD; Revisited; Enon Music Group


Producer of the year

Donald Lawrence; Donald Lawrence Presents Power: A Tribute to Twinkie Clark; RCA Inspiration

Pastor Mike Jr. (Michael McClure Jr.) & Jevon Hill; Impossible; Blacksmoke Music Worldwide

Tye Tribbett, Joseph Bethea, and assisted by Shante Tribbett; All Things New (Live Album); Motown Gospel

Warryn Campbell; I Love You; My Block Inc.


Contemporary duo/chorus group of the year

Anthony Brown & group therAPy; Affirmations; Key of A/Tyscot/FairTrade

Housefires; How to Start a Housefire (Pt. III); Housefires Music

Pastor Dalton Hill & The Tabernacle Singers; Rejoice (Live from Boston); Beulah Tabernacle/Bean House Productions

The Walls Group; Four Walls; My Block Inc.


Traditional duo/chorus group of the year

JJ Hairston; Believe Again Vol II; Tribl Records

Kevin Vasser & BLVRS; I Believe; KTV Music

Lisa Knowles-Smith & The Brown Singers; Live in Memphis 2; EvoWorld Entertainment, Inc

Ron Summers; God Can; Emanuel Media Group/Ron Summers Music


Contemporary male artist of the year

Jonathan McReynolds; My Truth; MNRK

Jovonta Patton; Established; Newton Street Entertainment/MNRK

Pastor Mike Jr.; Impossible; Blacksmoke Music Worldwide

Tye Tribbett; All Things New (Live Album); Motown Gospel


Traditional male artist of the year

John P. Kee; Tribute to a Legend: Rance Allen; Kee Music Group/Tyscot Records

Kelontae Gavin; Testify; RCA Inspiration

Melvin Crispell III; No Failure; RCA Inspiration

Ricky Dillard; Choirmaster II; Motown Gospel


Contemporary female artist of the year

Kierra Sheard; All Yours; RCA Inspiration/Karew Entertainment

Latrice Pace; Exodus: The Journey of Obedience, Vol 2; Latrice Pace

Lena Byrd Miles; Brand New; My Block Inc.

Naomi Raine; Cover the Earth; Tribl Records


Traditional female artist of the year

Eartha Edwards; It All Belongs to God; Blockbuster Records/Javel Music

Jekalyn Carr; JEKALYN; Waynorth Music

Lucinda Moore; Lord, I Hear You; Nalah Music Group/New Day Distribution/The Orchard

Maurette Brown Clark; He Loves Me; Nettie’s Child Music/MNRK


Contemporary album of the year

All Things New (Live Album); Tye Tribbett; Motown Gospel

I Love You; Erica Campbell; My Block Inc.

Impossible; Pastor Mike Jr.; Blacksmoke Music Worldwide

My Truth; Jonathan McReynolds; MNRK


Traditional album of the year

Choirmaster II; Ricky Dillard; Motown Gospel

Donald Lawrence Presents Power: A Tribute to Twinkie Clark; Donald Lawrence; RCA Inspiration

JEKALYN; Jekalyn Carr; Waynorth Music

No Failure; Melvin Crispell III; RCA Inspiration


Urban single or performance of the year

“Feel Alright (Blessed)”; Erica Campbell; My Block Inc.

“Only One Night Tho (Live)”; Tye Tribbett; Motown Gospel

“Trusting God”; James Fortune & Monica; FIYA World/MNRK

“Witness”; Dexter Walker and Zion Movement; Indieblue Music


Music video of the year

“All Things”; West Webb and Jalen Turner; Fo Yo Soul Recordings/RCA Inspiration

“Feel Alright (Blessed)”; Rich Laru; My Block Inc.

“I Will Wait”; Avery Henley; Tyscot

“Look at God”; Damien Sandoval; RCA Inspiration


Traditional choir of the year

Kevin Lemons & Higher Calling; Destined for Greatness; HezHouse Entertainment

Ricky Dillard; Choirmaster II; Motown Gospel

Vincent Bohanan & SOV; Live in Dallas; HezHouse Entertainment

Zak Williams & 1AKORD; Revisited; Enon Music Group


Traditional artist of the year

Jekalyn Carr; JEKALYN; Waynorth Music

Lisa Knowles-Smith & The Brown Singers; Live in Memphis 2; EvoWorld Entertainment, Inc

Melvin Crispell III; No Failure; RCA Inspiration

Ricky Dillard; Choirmaster II; Motown Gospel


Special event album of the year

Destined for Greatness; Kevin Lemons & Higher Calling; HezHouse Entertainment

Donald Lawrence Presents Power: A Tribute to Twinkie Clark; Donald Lawrence; RCA Inspiration

Joy Is Here; JJ Hairston; JamesTown Music/MNRK

Tribute to a Legend: Rance Allen; Various Artists; Kee Music Group/Tyscot Records


Rap/hip hop gospel album of the year

Emanuel; Da T.R.U.T.H.; Mixed Bag Entertainment

His Glory Alone II; KB; RCA Inspiration/Provident Label Group LLC

Pray for Atlanta; 1K Phew & Zaytoven; Reach Records

The Change Experience; Jevon Dewand & The Trapstarz; Blacksmoke Music Worldwide


Youth project of the year

AMG Kidz; The Kidz Interlude; AMG Kidz/Anderson Music Group

Nina Symmone; Just Smile; AMG Kidz/Anderson Music Group

Noah Alexander; Lots of Love; AMG Kidz/Anderson Music Group

Shout Praises Kids; Joy to the World; Integrity Music


Quartet of the year

Lisa Knowles-Smith & The Brown Singers; Live in Memphis 2; EvoWorld Entertainment, Inc

Paul Porter & The Christianaires; Miracle EP; Porterboy Music Group/Trin Records

The Williams Singers; Reel Quartet; Deznell Music Group/Anderson Music Group

Young Men 4 Christ; Our Testimony; Independent


Recorded music packaging of the year

Brand New; JP Designs Art; My Block Inc.

Choirmaster II; Nathan Blaine; Motown Gospel

JEKALYN; Octavia’s Holmes; Waynorth Music

Lord, I Hear You; BMO Designs & Blair Monique Walker; Nalah Music Group/New Day Distribution/The Orchard


Praise and worship album of the year

Believe Again Vol II; JJ Hairston; Tribl Records

Chapter X: See the Goodness; VaShawn Mitchell; V Man Entertainment/Tyscot/FairTrade

The Journey; Todd Dulaney; DulaneyLand/MNRK


The Maverick Way Complete; Maverick City Music; Tribl Records


Praise and worship song of the year

“Always”; Jovonta Patton; Newton Street Entertainment/MNRK

“Holy Forever”; CeCe Winans; Red Alliance Media

“I Just Wanna Praise You”; Maurette Brown Clark; Nettie’s Child Music/MNRK

“It’s Working ft. Hezekiah Walker”; Todd Dulaney; DulaneyLand/MNRK


Rap/hip hop song of the year

“Amen Right There” (ft. Canton Jones & Everett Drake); Emcee N.I.C.E.; Gypsy City Music

“MIA” ft. 1K Phew; Jor’Dan Armstrong; Jor’Dan Armstrong Music

“Miracles” ft. Lecrae; KB; RCA Inspiration/Provident Label Group LLC

“Your Power” ft. Tasha Cobbs Leonard; Lecrae; Reach Records


Gospel radio of the year nominees

Top market of the year

WBGX 1570 AM, Chicago

WNZN 89.1 FM, Cleveland

WPRS Praise 104.1, Washington, DC

WPZE – MyPraise 102.5, Atlanta


Medium market of the year

KOKA 980 AM 93.3 FM, Shreveport

KZTS 1380 AM, Little Rock

WEHA 88.7 & 100.3 FM, Atlantic City

WJYD JOY 107.1 FM, Columbus, OH


Small market of the year

WBZF-98.5 FM, Florence-Myrtle Beach

WWLD-HD2 98.3FM, Tallahassee

WXHL 89.1 FM, Wilmington

WXOK 1460 AM, Baton Rouge


Internet station of the year

Waycrosspraise/Power 89.1, https://www.waycrosspraise.org/

WVTC Gospel Radio Network, http://www.wvtcradio.com


Syndicated gospel radio show of the year

Early Morning Praise Party, Sherry Mackey & Dre Monie

Get Up! Mornings with Erica Campbell, Erica Campbell & Arlen “Griff” Griffin

The Nightly Spirit, Darlene “McCoy” Jackson

Willie Moore Jr Show, Willie Moore Jr & Dwight Stone


Gospel announcer of the year

Destiny Diggs, – WXHL 89.1 FM

Neiko Flowers, WPZE – MyPraise 102.5

Cheryl Jackson, WPRS Praise 104.1

Trey Nickelson, WBZF-98.5 F


Further information

The 39th Stellar Gospel Music Awards will be taped on Saturday, July 20, at the Orleans Arena in Las Vegas. The event will be co-hosted by TV personality and comedian Loni Love and radio/TV personality and comedian Rickey Smiley. The two-hour show will premiere on the Stellar Network on Saturday, August 3, at 8 p.m., with a repeat broadcast at 10 p.m. ET. It will also be available in broadcast syndication from August 10 to September 8.


Tickets for the event can be purchased at stellarawards.com


The show is executive produced by Don Jackson, with Jennifer J. Jackson serving as producer and executive in charge of production. Michael A. Johnson will produce and direct, Erin Johnson will serve as talent producer, and Daniel Moore as music director.


This year's Stellar Plus sponsors include Amazon Music, Compassion, and The Recording Academy.

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