ASCAP Members Lead Stellar Award Nominations

February 22, 2017

The nominations are in for the 32nd Annual Stellar Awards, to be held March 25th at the Orleans Hotel in Las Vegas and a number of ASCAP members have received nominations. Ajanee Hambrick and Jekalyn Almonique Carr each received four nominations, including Artist of the Year for Jekalyn along with fellow ASCAP member William David Mc Dowell. Jonathan McReynolds is up for two nominations including Contemporary Male Vocalist of the Year. Bryan Andrew Wilson is also up for two nominations including traditional male vocalist of the year.

The following is a complete list of ASCAP Stellar nominees:

Briana Babindaux

  • Albertina Walker Female Vocalist of the Year
  • New Artist of the Year
  • Contemporary Female Vocalist of the Year

Charles Butler

  • Contemporary Choir of the Year
  • Choir of the Year

Lemmie Battles

  • Traditional Female Vocalist of the Year

Allundria Jennice Carr

  • Song of the Year

Jekalyn Monique Carr

  • Artist of the Year
  • Albertina Walker Female Vocalist of the Year
  • Praise and Worship CD of the Year
  • Traditional Female Vocalist of the Year

Janice Patrice Gaines

  • Contemporary Female Vocalist of the Year

Roderick Juniel Giles

  • Group/Duo of the Year

Christon Michael Gray

  • Rap Hip Hop Gospel CD of the Year

James Leon Hairston

  • Song of the Year
  • Urban/Inspirational Single or Performance of the Year

Ajanee Hambrick (Of LIVRE)

  • Contemporary Group / Duo of the Year
  • Group / Duo of the Year
  • New Artist of the Year

Lamonte Kenyatta Harris (Of G.I)

  • Contemporary Group/Duo of the Year

Joshua Dathan Head

  • Youth Project of the Year

Gary Dennis Hines

  • Special Event CD of the Year
  • Contemporary Choir of the Year

William David McDowell

  • Artist of the Year
  • Praise and Worship CD of the Year

Jonathan Caleb McReynolds

  • Contemporary Male Vocalist of the Year
  • Music Video of the Year

Robert Joseph Searight (of Levi)

  • Contemporary Group/Duo of the Year
  • Group/Duo of the Year

Malik Spence (of LIVRE)

  • Contemporary Group/Duo of the Year
  • Group/Duo of the Year
  • New Artist of the Year

Richard Tolbert (of LIVRE)

  • Contemporary Group/Duo of the Year
  • Group/Duo of the Year
  • New Artist of the Year

Cortez Vaughn

  • Song of the Year

Alyn E Waller

  • Traditional Choir of the Year
  • Choir of the Year
  • New Artist of the Year

Bryan Andrew Wilson

  • Group/Duo of the Year
  • Traditional Male Vocalist Of The Year