Posts Tagged ‘Stellar Awards’

Stellars Announce 2016 Date and City

Wednesday, September 9th, 2015

Erica Campbell Stellars

Central City Productions has announced that it will hold the 31st Annual Stellar in Las Vegas once again. The awards were held in “Sin City” for the first time earlier this year. February 20 marks the date. Venue and event information still to be announced.

Erica Campbell Returns To The Top Of The Charts

Friday, April 10th, 2015

Erica Campbell StellarsErica Campbell’s Help 2.0 is greeted with a warm reception as it makes its debut in the #1 spot on the Billboard Top Gospel Albums chart. HELP 2.0 is making a noise across the spectrum, landing in the top 10 on the Top Christian/Gospel Albums chart in addition to placement on  the Top 200, Top Current Albums, Top Independent Albums and Top Current Digital.

“There is just so much more to sing and say,” said this year’s multiple Stellar Award winner. “I’m just getting started! As long as God keeps opening the door for me I’ll keep walking through it! So humbled and so grateful.”

Erica Campbell Celebrates Stellar Wins

Tuesday, March 31st, 2015

Erica Campbell was the big winner at the 30th annual Stellar Gospel Music Awards taking home 6 statues for Artist of the Year, CD of the Year, Contemporary 30th Annual Stellar Gospel Music AwardsCD of the Year, the Albertina Walker Female Artist of the Year and Contemporary Female Artist of the Year, all for her debut solo project Help.

Campbell’s team was also celebrated on the winning night with awards going to Warryn Campbell for Producer of the Year and Derek Blanks for Recorded Music Packaging of the Year.

The excitement continues as Help 2.0 (the remix album) hits stores and digital outlets on Tuesday, March 31st.

Destiny’s Child Reunion Highlights Gospel’s Biggest Night

Monday, March 30th, 2015

stellar-awards-logoMichelleWilliamsSingsSayYes,JoinedByKellyRowland,Beyonce-2015StellarAwardsOf all the weekend buzz of Gospel’s biggest night, the 30th Annual Stellar Gospel Music Awards was capped by a reunion performance of Destiny’s Child.  Michelle Williams flanked by Beyonce and Kelly Rowland opened the awards show with a rousing rendition of Say Yes from Williams’ Journey to Freedom CD.

The big winner of the night was Erica Campbell, taking home six statues out of the ten nominations that she received for her solo debut CD Help.

The Stellar Awards broadcast will be shown on Easter Sunday April 5th on TV One.

Lonnie Hunter Named Voice of 2015 Stellar Gospel Music Radio Awards

Wednesday, March 25th, 2015

Lonnie-HunterSyndicated radio host and recently signed Tyscot recording artist Lonnie Hunter’s voice will echo throughout the Orleans Arena as the 2015 Stellar Gospel Music Radio Awards takes place on Saturday, March 28th.

Hunter is also grateful for the warm reception he is receiving for his radio single, Forever I Will.  His new CD, #GETITDONE hits stores and digital outlets in late Spring.

Late Night Industry Mixer Moves To July

Friday, March 20th, 2015

The Late Night Industry Mixer originally scheduled during the GMWA Board Meeting/Stellar Awards weekend is being rescheduled for the Annual Convention of the Gospel Music Wimageorkshop of America in July.  Plans are already underway for the new event with additional details being announced in mid April.

Habakkuk Music Partners With Central City for Stellar CD

Thursday, March 5th, 2015

Habakkuk StellarAlbumMusic in partnership with Central City Productions will release a commemorative compilation album celebrating the 30th anniversary of The Stellar Gospel Music Awards. The very special collector’s edition disc will be comprised of performances by fifteen of the most legendary names to grace the Stellar Awards stage.  The CD hits stores and digital outlets on March 31st.


A Grammy Win For Erica Campbell

Wednesday, February 11th, 2015

This year’s Grammy Awards hold a special place in Erica Campbell’s heart.  Already a Grammy winner for her work with her sister Tina as Mary Mary, Erica was privileged to take home the coveted statue this year for her work on her first solo project Help.  Erica Grammy Win

“Thrilled! Overwhelmed! Honored! God is faithful and amazing,” said Campbell after her win. “I’m just going to keep on singing like I’ve been singing.” The reception for Help continues to expand as Campbell was awarded a Soul Train Music Award in addition to receiving a record 10 nominations for this year’s Stellar Awards

And the Stellar Award Nominees Are

Tuesday, January 13th, 2015

The nominees for stellar-awardsthe Stellar Awards were announced earlier today with Entertainment One artists Ricky Dillard and Erica Campbell getting 10 nominations.  This year’s festivities will travel to the Orleans Arena in the city of Las Vegas, Nevada on March 28, 2015. Also announced today was the James Cleveland Lifetime achievement award being presented to Bishop Paul S. Morton.   For a full list of nominees, click on the following link:  2015 Stellar Award Nominees

Charles Jenkins and Fellowship Chicago Make A War Cry

Thursday, September 18th, 2014

Inspired People JenkinsRecording Artists Charles Jenkins and Fellowship Chicago get a jump on the fall with the release their latest single, WAR. War is a song of declaration serving notice on the devil and his plans.  The song  is making the rounds at radio and sets the stage for the 2015 release from the Stellar Award winning pastor/songwriter and choir.