There was much celebration as the nominees for the 27th Annual Stellar Gospel Music Awards were announced.

    There was much celebration as the nominees for the 27th Annual Stellar Gospel Music Awards were announced.

    Trin-i-tee 5:7, Brian Courtney Wilson and James Fortune were in the house as the Gospel Music Channel (GMC) broadcast the announcement ceremony, hosted by comedian Akintunde, on Saturday.

    Gospel hitmakers Y’anna Crawley and Brian Courtney Wilson provided some tunes for the event.

    Peruse our slidehow to check out pics from the red carpet and find out who else came out for announcement.

     

     

    —Sonya Eskridge