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Congratulations to this year’s finalists for the 2016 Billboard Music Awards.
Stellar Award history-maker Anthony Brown and group therAPy and Kirk Franklin earned noms in each gospel category–Top Gospel Artist, Top Gospel Album, and Top Gospel Song.
Tasha Cobbs, Travis Greene, and Marvin Sapp each earned two noms. Johnathan McReynolds, Erica Campbell, and Brian Courtney Wilson also landed one nomination each.
You can view the complete list here.
The show will take place at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on May 22, 2016, at 8 PM ET and will be broadcast live on ABC.
Libra Nicole Boyd, PhD is a musician, award-winning author, gospel music aficionado, and the founder and editor of Gospel Music Fever™. Her commitment to journalistic integrity includes bringing you reliable gospel music content that uplifts and advances the art form. Libra is presently working on several scholarly projects about gospel music in the media as well as gospel music in social movements.