March 26, 2017

Our Favs On The Red Carpet At The 32nd Annual Stellar Awards: Erica Campbell, Adrienne Bailon-Houghton & More

The Houghton’s!

The biggest night in gospel, The 32nd Annual Stellar Gospel Music Awards, were held last night in Las Vegas, NV at The Orleans Arena. The annual show, hailed as an “epic night in gospel music,” was hosted by Erica Campbell and Anthony Brown. The telecast will premiere on TV One, on Palm Sunday, April 9 at 6pm ET with encores at 8pm and 11pm ET. Additionally, the Stellar Awards will air in national broadcast syndication April 15-May 7, 2017.

The night included performances by Tamela Mann, Shirley Caesar, Jekalyn Carr, Fred Hammond, Kirk Franklin, Bizzle, Canton Jones, Da’ Truth, JJ Hairston and Youthful Praise, Travis Greene, Jonathan McReynolds, Jonathan Butler, VaShawn Mitchell, Tasha Cobbs, Doug Williams, Da Chosen Brothaz, Donnie McClurkin and more.

Stellar Awards founder, Don Jackson bestowed special honors upon gospel legend Spencer Taylor (of the Highway QC’s) and Reverend Clay Evans. Stellar Honors Hall of Fame inductees included: Fred Hammond, Mississippi Mass Choir, Catherine Brewton, Harvey Watkins, Jr. and Dr. Leonard Scott.

We love it Erica Campbell.

Canton Jones was CLEAN on the carpet!

OK Lexi!

Tammy and Kirk Franklin were the cutest on the carpet!

Jonathan McReynolds is always a fav of ours.

B. Slade, formerly known as Tonex.

Jekalyn Carr

Le’Andria Johnson

Newlywed Tasha Cobbs flashing her wedding ring!

Travis Greene and wife Jacqueline Gyamfi Greene

Singer Angel Taylor, formerly of Trinitee 5:7.

Livre’. We LOVE them!

Photos: Earl Gibson, Courtesy of Central City Productions/TV One; Arnold Turner, Courtesy of Central City Productions/TV One; Maury Phillips, Courtesy of Central City Productions/TV One

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Kim Ford
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