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January 25, 2018

RCA Inspiration Garners 18 Nominations For The 2018 Stellar Awards

RCA INSPIRATION GARNERS

18 NOMINATIONS FOR THE

2018 STELLAR AWARDS

 

Travis Greene, Marvin Sapp, Le’Andria Johnson, Koryn Hawthorne, and the Greenleaf Soundtrack: Volume 2 Collect Nominations in 17 Categories including Artist of the Year, Song of the Year, Male Vocalist of the Year, Albertina Walker Female Vocalist of the Year, and CD of the Year

 

Nashville, TN (January 16, 2018)RCA Inspiration heralds a cross section of nominations for the upcoming 33rd Annual Stellar Awards, encompassing powerful new releases that flooded the airwaves with a bang over the past year.  The list of nominees includes award-winning superstars and acclaimed newcomers.  Garnering 18 Stellar Award nominations for 2018, RCA Inspiration’s nominations cover 17 categories including Artist of the Year, Song of the Year, Male Vocalist of the Year, Albertina Walker Female Vocalist of the Year, and CD of the Year.

 

Fresh from winning top honors last year with 7 Stellar Awards, Travis Greene continues to make a strong impact, garnering 9 nominations this year with his latest chart-topping album, Crossover: Live from Music City.  22-time Stellar Award-winning icon, Marvin Sapp, continues to create a pioneering path in the music world, garnering 4 Stellar Award nominations for his chart-topping album, Close.  Multiple Stellar Award winner Le’Andria Johnson brought her beloved superstar voice to her latest hit album, Bigger Than Me, garnering 2 Stellar Award nominations.  Newcomer and first-time nominee, Koryn Hawthorne, garners 2 Stellar Award nominations, celebrating her acclaimed debut release, Koryn Hawthorne EP.  The acclaimed collection, Greenleaf Soundtrack: Volume 2, rounds out the list with 1 nomination.

 

Below is the full list of RCA Inspiration’s Stellar Awards nominations by artist.  The 33rd Annual Stellar Awards will take place on Saturday March 24th, 2018 at the Orleans Arena in Las Vegas, NV.

 

RCA Inspiration 2018 Stellar Awards Nominations:

 

TRAVIS GREENE – CROSSOVER: LIVE FROM MUSIC CITY

ARTIST OF THE YEAR

SONG OF THE YEAR – “You Waited”

MALE VOCALIST OF THE YEAR

CD OF THE YEAR – Crossover: Live from Music City

PRODUCER OF THE YEAR – Crossover: Live from Music City

CONTEMPORARY MALE VOCALIST OF THE YEAR

CONTEMPORARY CD OF THE YEAR – Crossover: Live from Music City

URBAN/INSPIRATIONAL SINGLE OR PERFORMANCE OF THE YEAR – “You Waited”

PRAISE AND WORSHIP CD OF THE YEAR – Crossover: Live from Music City

 

MARVIN SAPP – CLOSE

MALE VOCALIST OF THE YEAR

TRADITIONAL MALE VOCALIST OF THE YEAR

TRADITIONAL CD OF THE YEAR – Close

RECORDED MUSIC PACKAGING OF THE YEAR – Close

 

LE’ANDRIA JOHNSON – BIGGER THAN ME

ALBERTINA WALKER FEMALE VOCALIST OF THE YEAR

TRADITIONAL FEMALE VOCALIST OF THE YEAR

 

KORYN HAWTHORNE – KORYN HAWTHORNE EP

NEW ARTIST OF THE YEAR

CONTEMPORARY FEMALE VOCALIST OF THE YEAR

 

GREENLEAF SOUNDTRACK: VOLUME 2

SPECIAL EVENT CD OF THE YEAR