Stand-up comedians turned television hosts, The View’s Sherri Shepherd and syndicated radio personality Rickey Smiley (Radio-One, Dish Nation), will inject new energy as co-hosts of the 29th Annual Stellar Gospel Music Awards. The annual salute to Gospel music, The Stellar Awards will be held at the Nashville Municipal Auditorium on Saturday, January 18, 2013. The show will air on the UP television network […]

According Jawn Murray at, Stellar Award-winning gospel star James Fortune is gearing up for his first live recording. The chart-topping entertainer will have record his next CD live in Atlanta, GA on Sept. 6 at Bishop Dale Bronner’s Word of Faith Family Worship Cathedral. The forthcoming live session will be for Fortune’s eighth CD and will feature guest appearances […]

      VaShawn Mitchell rejoins with the United As One Tour for a special performance on this week’s SUNDAY BEST episode.  Mitchell will perform his current single “Greatest Man.” Earlier this year, Mitchell was part of the successful United As One Tour along with Kierra Sheard, Zacardi Cortez and James Fortune.   SUNDAY BEST […]

According to Jawn Murray at, The Stellar Gospel Music Awards is moving from its annual Martin Luther King Jr. Weekend taping in January to April 5, 2014. A rep for Central City Productions, Inc. told AlwaysAList on Thursday that the annual gospel music award ceremony has definitely switched dates, however it is yet undetermined if it […]

Cheryl Jackson spoke with Sara Hearn of the DC Examiner about her beginnings, her thoughts on the music industry, keeping balance in her life. She also offered some solid advice to aspiring artists. Check out the article: Cheryl Jackson is one of the most recognizable voices on the radio in the Washington, D.C. area. As host […]

Mabel R. Smallwood Foundation, Inc.   Formed to Aid Youth in Foster Care And Those in Need in the Greater D.C. Area   Inspirational Concert April 26, 2013   * * * * * (Dateline – Washington, D.C. – April 19, 2013) The Mabel R. Smallwood Foundation, Inc. has been launched in loving memory of […]

  According to, Grammy-winning gospel phenom Kurt Carr has released a new music video for his hit single, ‘I’ve Seen Him Do It.” The gospel ballad, which features lead vocals from Timiney Figueroa Caton and Denise Tichenor, is the first single from Carr’s latest CD with his Kurt Carr Singers called “Bless This House.” “Bless This House” is a double-disc release […]


Online Public Voting is now open for the 28th Annual Stellar Gospel Music Awards. Fans are only allowed to vote for one (1) artist in each category. Voting will end on October 15. There are only four (4) votes allowed per household. Those who wish to cast their vote should visit Voting for the […]