Stellar Awards

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  • Not to be confused with the Stella Awards that were given between 2002 and 2007 to people who filed outrageous and frivolous lawsuits.

The Stellar Awards is a Gospel Music Awards in the U.S., honoring Gospel music artists, writers, and industry professionals. It is produced by Chicago-based Central City Productions Inc.[1][2][not in citation given]

The Stellar Awards was first taped in Chicago at the Arie Crown Theater.[1] The show has featured performances by Yolanda Adams, [2] The Clark Sisters, Kirk Franklin, Travis Greene[2] Da' T.R.U.T.H, Tye Tribbett, Mary Mary, Heather Headley, CeCe Winans,[3] Marvin Sapp, Donnie McClurkin, Tamela Mann and many more.[citation needed] The show has been held at various venues across the United States in cities such as Atlanta,[2] Chicago,[1] Houston,[4] Los Angeles, Las Vegas,[5] Nashville,[6] and New York.[citation needed] The show is normally taped in mid-January and is broadcast on local and national TV stations such as ABC, FOX, and NBC.[citation needed]


Categories that are featured in the show are the following:

  • Artist of the Year
  • Song of the Year
  • Female Vocalist of the Year
  • Male Vocalist of the Year
  • CD of the Year
  • Choir of the Year
  • New Artist of the Year
  • Producer of the Year
  • Group/ Duo of the Year
  • Rap/ Hip Hop Gospel CD of the Year
  • Children's Performance of the Year
  • Music Video of the Year
  • Fan Favorite Awards
    • New Artist
    • Song of the Year
    • Choir of the Year
  • Special Awards from Sponsors


  1. ^ a b c "Stellar Awards - Gospel Music". Archived from the original on April 2, 2015. Retrieved September 25, 2017.
  2. ^ a b c d "The 17th Annual Stellar Awards Ceremony - brought to you by". Retrieved September 25, 2017."Central City Productions About Us". Retrieved February 25, 2018.
  3. ^ "The 19th Annual Stellar Award Ceremony Recap - brought to you by". Retrieved September 25, 2017.
  4. ^ "The 19th Annual Stellar Award Results - brought to you by". Retrieved September 25, 2017.
  5. ^ "Hallelujah: The Stellar Awards to move to Las Vegas for 30th anniversary". Retrieved September 25, 2017.
  6. ^ "The Official 21st Annual Stellar Award WINNERS (2006) - brought to you by". Retrieved September 25, 2017.

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