Mark your calendars for the highly anticipated 38th edition of the Stellar Gospel Music Awards, set to take place on July 15, 2023. This esteemed event, considered the pinnacle of Gospel music, will be filmed live at The Orleans Arena in Las Vegas, guaranteeing an evening that will resonate with soul-stirring performances and honor well-deserving artists.
Prepare for an unforgettable evening as the 38th Annual Stellar Gospel Music Awards brings together an incredible lineup of talent and pays tribute to three exceptional individuals who have made significant contributions to the Gospel music industry. Hosted by the immensely talented Jonathan McReynolds and Tasha Cobbs Leonard, this highly anticipated event promises to be a night to remember.
CeCe Winans, an iconic figure in the genre, will be honored with the prestigious Aretha Franklin Icon Award. This recognition celebrates her exceptional talent and enduring impact on the world of Gospel music. Another esteemed honoree is Rev. Dr. Milton Biggham, who will receive the James Cleveland Lifetime Achievement Award, acknowledging his lifelong dedication to spreading the uplifting message of Gospel music. Dr. Bobby Jones, a true legend in the field, will also be honored with the Most Notable Achievement Award, paying tribute to his outstanding contributions and influential career.
The 38th Annual Stellar Gospel Music Awards boasts an extraordinary lineup of performers who are set to deliver powerhouse performances. Prepare to be captivated by the talents of Kierra Sheard-Kelly, Naomi Raine, Pastor Mike JR., Tim Bowman JR., and Zacardi Cortez. The emerging artists’ stage will feature the incredible talents of HLE and Lena Byrd, providing a platform for these rising stars to shine. Stay tuned for announcements of additional performers and presenters, as the excitement continues to build.
The awards ceremony will be televised on the newly launched Stellar Network on Friday, July 30, at 6pm ET. Additionally, the ceremony will return to the BET Network on Sunday, August 6, at 7pm ET, allowing a wider audience to experience the magic of the Stellar Gospel Music Awards.
In addition to the main awards ceremony, the Stellar Gospel Music Awards is thrilled to introduce the Stellar+ Experience (Stellar+EXP). This ultimate fan experience will offer attendees and participants a personalized journey, featuring concerts, discussions, master classes, and much more. As a multi-generational family weekend event, Stellar+EXP will enhance the festivities and create a unique atmosphere of faith, fellowship, music, and fun. Fans can now enjoy three full days of brand-new interactive activities, engaging with their favorite artists and immersing themselves in the world of Gospel music.
The Stellar+ Experience events will take place at the Palms Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada, from Wednesday, July 12, to Friday, July 14, 2023. Limited edition passes are available for purchase ranging from $60 to $250 on www.eventbrite.com. Visit stellarplusexperience.com for the complete event schedule and more information.
Tickets for the main awards ceremony can be purchased on www.ticketmaster.com. For further details about the Stellar Gospel Music Awards and Stellar+EXP, please visit www.stellarawards.com. Stay connected and up to date with the latest news and updates by following @thestellars on Instagram and Twitter or by following Stellar Gospel Music Awards on Facebook. Get ready to be uplifted and inspired by the exceptional talents and heartfelt performances at the Stellar Gospel Music Awards 2023.