If you don’t know who Anthony Brown & group therAPy is we will help you out! Take Donnie McClurkin, Marvin Sapp, Donald Lawrence & Richard Smallwood then sprinkle in a dash of Kirk Franklin; shake well and you have Anthony Brown & group therAPy!
The album was released last year to both critical and consumer praise, and showcased Brown’s strengths as a songwriter, singer and vocal arranger. Dubbed a ‘breath of fresh air,’ and ‘a musical masterpiece’ by the press, Brown along with his amazing ensemble of singers (group therAPy) is being recognized for their diverse and exceptional artistry.
Leading the way they earned nods for New Artist of the Year; Group/Duo of the Year; Contemporary Group/Duo of the Year; and Brown for Contemporary Male Vocalist of the Year. As a body of work, “Anthony Brown & group therAPy” received nominations for CD of the Year and Contemporary CD of the Year. Producer Justin Savaged also garnered a Producer of the Year nomination.
Brown’s hit single “Testimony,” dominated the radio charts for several weeks and was supported by national TV appearances. The high-energy and ubiquitous song was honored for Song of the Year and Urban/Inspirational Single or Performance of the Year.
The project was also honored in two creative categories including Music Video of the Year for “Testimony” (nominated: Brand X) and Recorded Music Packaging of the Year (nominated: Melanie Scott Q Creative Designs).
Now check out their performance:
The 29th Annual Stellar Awards will air from its new home at the Nashville Municipal Auditorium on Saturday, January 18, 2014 at 7 p.m. EST/6 p.m. CST/4 p.m. PST. The Stellar Awards will air in national broadcast syndication in over 200 television markets from January 25 – March 22. The red carpet hosted by Tye Tribbett will air online prior to the telecast covering the glitz and glamour of the celebrity arrivals.