Meet The Nominees

Official Nominations List for the 9th Annual Kindred Awards (in no particular order)

Male Rap:

  1. AJ Harding https://www.facebook.com/stormriderentertainment/
  2. B.E.R.I.D.O.X. http://www.facebook.com/bediroxmusic
  3. Nikoleye https://www.facebook.com/nikoleye.musiik
  4. Richard Dauphin https://www.facebook.com/RichardDauphinFanPage
  5. T The Bishop https://open.spotify.com/artist/2fq5d8oIYEOf5B4pz9FW9K
  6. Tornado 4:18 https://www.facebook.com/tornado418
  7. Trutha https://www.facebook.com/TruthaRaps
  8. Young Paul https://www.facebook.com/hector.carattini
  9. Goody Shepherd https://www.facebook.com/aloudmouthforjesus/

Female Rap:

  1. F.L.O.G.I.C. https://www.facebook.com/flogicmusic
  2. His Purpose https://www.facebook.com/HisPurposeMusic
  3. Keiana Parks http://www.keianaparks.com/
  4. Keylaze https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100010767881173
  5. Kiera Spence https://www.facebook.com/kiera.spence.5
  6. Lefty The Greatest https://www.facebook.com/leftythegreatest
  7. Ms .45 https://www.facebook.com/ms.45bx/
  8. Serious Voice https://www.facebook.com/BrigitteSeriousJames
  9. Shayna D https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100012175561901

Rap Single:

  1. Brother Jared – Approaching This Song Different https://www.facebook.com/jared.bostick.9
  2. Constant Battle – Victory https://www.facebook.com/ConstantBattle1
  3. Dimion – AG https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100007096338115
  4. Hansoul – Sinnerman https://www.facebook.com/HanSoul215
  5. Prom!n3nce – Freedom https://www.facebook.com/ladell.bedford
  6. Rylan The Creative – Synonym https://www.facebook.com/rylantheartist/
  7. Stay Humble – Going Through https://www.facebook.com/1StayHumble
  8. Young Seda – Testimony https://www.facebook.com/realyoungseda
  9. Zaydock The Godhop MC – My Problems https://www.facebook.com/thegodhopmc

Rap Collaboration

  1. CHSN f. Runeastar & Quiet Storm – No L’s (remix) https://www.facebook.com/CHSNMusic1 https://www.facebook.com/michael.rooney.370 https://www.facebook.com/emerson.davis.129?mibextid=kFxxJD
  2. D. Bishop f. Tabitha and Quenton Gatling – Permanent Place https://www.facebook.com/whoisdbishop
  3. Donna Tucker Jones f. Shayna D – Testimony https://www.facebook.com/donna.tuckerjones https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100012175561901
  4. Go Ye f. Torn Straight & S.A.I.N.T. – Reset https://www.facebook.com/GOYE.maldonado https://www.facebook.com/torn.straight https://www.facebook.com/alex.tonkay
  5. TakeFlight & Keiana Parks – Big Talk https://www.facebook.com/mark.brown.737001 http://www.keianaparks.com/
  6. Nucci Reyo f. Jim Jones – God Been Good To Me https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100009664776613
  7. Q-Flow f. J. Johnson – 215 in Philadelphia (remix) https://www.facebook.com/QFloMusic https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100091647237424
  8. Russ Shanks f. Tim Wortham Jr. & Dreez – I Celebrate https://www.facebook.com/russ.shanks.5 https://www.facebook.com/timothy.wortham.5 https://www.facebook.com/ajtaylor85
  9. Steven Thad & Kyle Alexander – Do You Remember https://www.facebook.com/kyle.steed1
  10. Tornado 4:18 f. His Purpose – Sound The Alarm https://www.facebook.com/tornado418 https://www.facebook.com/HisPurposeMusic

Male Gospel:

  1. Andrew Potts https://www.facebook.com/andrewpottsandlemuel
  2. Anton Milton https://www.facebook.com/AntonMiltonandGlorified/
  3. Cherrod Allen https://www.facebook.com/cladnyc
  4. Ernest Billups https://m.facebook.com/profile.php/?id=100063746438911
  5. Jahil Seabron https://www.facebook.com/jseabron
  6. Josiah Rogers https://www.facebook.com/drjosiah360/
  7. Kevin Jarido https://www.facebook.com/jaridokemusic
  8. Lonnell Blair https://www.facebook.com/lonnell.blair
  9. Tyree Miller https://www.facebook.com/tyree.miller.10441

Female Gospel

  1. Angela Missy Billups https://www.facebook.com/angela.billups1
  2. Camille Johnson https://www.facebook.com/CamilleJohnsonMusic
  3. Elaine Sanders Mayfield https://www.facebook.com/ElaineSandersMayfield/
  4. Jade Madden https://www.facebook.com/jewel1903
  5. Katrice Cornett https://katricecornettministries.org/
  6. Maurette Brown Clark https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100050419932996
  7. Nikki Rochelle https://www.facebo ok.com/NikkiRochelleMusic/
  8. Patricia Lightsey https://www.facebook.com/patricia.dee
  9. Tameka Ferebee https://www.facebook.com/tameka.ferebee

Gospel Group:

  1. Aaron Harris & Genesis https://www.facebook.com/aaronandgenesis/
  2. Anthony V. & Cedars https://www.facebook.com/cedarsoflebanon/
  3. Divine Nature https://www.facebook.com/divinenature2
  4. Elder Sharnelle Blain & Divine Purpose https://www.facebook.com/divinepurposeministry/
  5. Erek McFadden & The Praise Alliance https://www.facebook.com/erekmcfaddenandtpa
  6. Laos In Harmony https://www.facebook.com/LaosInHarmony/
  7. Sean Tillery & Changed https://www.facebook.com/SeanTandChanged/

Gospel Choir:

  1. James Scott & JC Choir https://www.facebook.com/jcministries2111
  2. Nick Reynolds & Family Affair https://www.facebook.com/NRandFamilyAffair/
  3. Sam Roberts & LA https://www.facebook.com/SamRobertsandLA
  4. The Bishop’s Choir https://www.facebook.com/TheBCTrenton/
  5. Vincent Bohanan & The Sound of Victory Fellowship Choir https://www.facebook.com/VBSOV/
  6. William L. Moore & Manifest https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100085831633480
  7. Zak Williams & 1/Akord https://www.facebook.com/zakwilliams1akord

Rock:

  1. Alan Scott https://www.facebook.com/allanscottmusic/
  2. Cross Revolution Band https://www.facebook.com/CROSSREVOLUTIONBAND
  3. Heaven’s Thunder Band https://www.facebook.com/heavensthunderband
  4. Mawcore https://www.facebook.com/mawcoremusic
  5. Romans Road https://www.facebook.com/romansroadband/
  6. Silent Culture https://www.facebook.com/SilentCulture
  7. Swampbox https://www.facebook.com/swampbox
  8. The Grimjacks https://www.facebook.com/GrimJacks02/
  9. Undefeated https://www.facebook.com/undefeatedofficial

Contemporary Male:

  1. Brother Marcus https://www.facebook.com/marcus.c.smith.39
  2. Jason Walters https://www.facebook.com/jasonwaltersmusic
  3. Jim Gaven https://www.facebook.com/jimgavenmusic/
  4. JJ Beauvais https://www.facebook.com/JeffreyJBeauvais
  5. Joe Miralles https://www.facebook.com/joemirallestrio/
  6. Joshua Long https://www.facebook.com/pianolp325 https://linktr.ee/joshualongmusic
  7. Matt Diventi https://www.facebook.com/mattdiVentimusic/
  8. Narrowhaven https://www.facebook.com/narrowhavenmusic
  9. Ryan Itzel http://www.itzelmusic.com/store.html

Contemporary Female:

  1. Anaya Kirston https://www.facebook.com/anaya.green.3781/
  2. Cristabelle Braden https://cristabellebraden.com/
  3. Grace Crosby https://www.facebook.com/justgracenoie
  4. Julia Schmidt https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100041093493020
  5. Keran Vega https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100046488012665
  6. Leah Wrenne https://www.facebook.com/leahwrennemusic/
  7. Maya Elizabeth https://www.facebook.com/maya.hairston.7
  8. Shameka Marshall https://www.facebook.com/Meek777

Contemporary Band

  1. On The Mend https://www.facebook.com/OTMendMusic
  2. Oracle https://www.facebook.com/OracleBandNJ/
  3. Raymond Lee Band https://www.facebook.com/raymondleeband
  4. Saul2Paul https://www.facebook.com/saul2paulproject
  5. Tehillah https://www.facebook.com/Tehillahpraisesong/
  6. The Ally J. Band https://www.facebook.com/TheAllyJBand
  7. Highland Music (formerly The Dorsetts) https://www.facebook.com/WeAreHighlandMusic
  8. The Itzels https://www.facebook.com/theItzels/
  9. The Neighborly https://www.facebook.com/theneighborlymusic

Worship Artist

  1. Amber J. Heart https://www.facebook.com/ajoy1217
  2. Anthony Jefferson https://www.facebook.com/waddell.jefferson
  3. Dave Pettigrew https://www.davepettigrew.net/
  4. Demetrius Walton https://www.facebook.com/demetrius.walton.3
  5. Marquis Dolford https://www.facebook.com/marquis.dolford.1
  6. Mia Skye https://www.facebook.com/meemee.redmond
  7. Naomi (Celestin) https://www.facebook.com/naomieeemusic
  8. Psalmist Joy https://www.facebook.com/iamjoymelody
  9. TJ Wilkins https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=61555093910059

Worship Group

  1. (The Autumn) https://www.facebook.com/theautumnmusic
  2. Alter Life https://www.facebook.com/AltLife3
  3. BeSure Worship https://www.facebook.com/besureworshipband
  4. Charles Butler & Trinity https://www.facebook.com/CharlesButlerandTrinity
  5. Dana Isles & Facedown https://www.facebook.com/facedownministries
  6. Delaware Worship Collective https://www.facebook.com/deworshipco
  7. FA Worship Group https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=OLAK5uy_nc6A4NPHANpppbQ2CcQTlVVM9U4XcDG8w
  8. JSU Worship https://www.facebook.com/jsuworship/

New Artist/Group:

  1. Donna Tucker Jones https://www.facebook.com/donna.tuckerjones
  2. Elizabeth Blanton https://www.facebook.com/liz.blanton.5
  3. Jason Walters https://www.facebook.com/jasonwaltersmusic
  4. Naomi (Celestin) https://www.facebook.com/naomieeemusic
  5. MO 60 https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCxdjnWUctYpZ3vAEPy0PhwQ
  6. Shantel Graces https://www.facebook.com/shantel.gross
  7. SoulSynthesis Band https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100095486651912
  8. Tina “The Guitar” Blackman https://www.facebook.com/TinaGuitarxo/
  9. Wind & Sail https://www.facebook.com/windandsailband

Urban Contemporary Male:

  1. Aable https://m.facebook.com/aablemusic/?_rdr
  2. Dame Wilks https://www.facebook.com/DameWilksphilly
  3. Estee Bullock https://www.facebook.com/estee.bullock
  4. Jamaal Miller https://www.facebook.com/jamaal.miller.9
  5. Jason Hendrickson https://www.facebook.com/jason.hendrickson.7798
  6. Lamar Bryan https://www.facebook.com/bryan.richardson.18488
  7. Lamont Sanders https://www.facebook.com/lamont.sanders/
  8. Mike Stokes https://www.facebook.com/stokesclean

Urban Contemporary Female:

  1. Anisa Fowler https://www.facebook.com/AnisaWorships/
  2. Briana Rae https://www.facebook.com/BrianaRaeMusik
  3. Just Danielle https://www.facebook.com/Justcallmedanielle
  4. Lavonne Nichols https://www.facebook.com/officiallavonnenichols
  5. Melissa Bethea https://www.facebook.com/melissa.c.bethea
  6. Monique Renae https://www.facebook.com/monique.renae.7
  7. Nikea Marie https://www.facebook.com/nikea.marie.1
  8. Precious Keitt https://www.facebook.com/Preciouskeitt30

Male R&B/Soul

  1. Alex Ortiz https://four24.com/
  2. Jason Hendrickson https://www.facebook.com/jason.hendrickson.7798
  3. KB The Messenger https://www.facebook.com/imkbee4life
  4. Madison Copeland https://www.facebook.com/madison.copeland.142
  5. Maurice Smith https://www.facebook.com/MOEBETTAR
  6. Mike The Chaplain https://www.facebook.com/mikeflowerz
  7. NoNonsense https://www.facebook.com/karma.cooper
  8. Samar Newsome https://www.facebook.com/samar.newsome
  9. Terrell T-Rex Simon https://www.facebook.com/terrell.t.simon

Female R&B/Soul

  1. Angie B https://www.facebook.com/the1angieb
  2. Ashle Renee https://www.facebook.com/ashle.carpenter
  3. Danni Peace https://www.facebook.com/danielle.e.wilson.1
  4. Heather Love https://www.facebook.com/heather.gordon.reason.77
  5. Jewel B. https://www.facebook.com/jewel.straughter
  6. Latoya J. https://www.facebook.com/iamlatoyaj
  7. Riecee Siren https://www.facebook.com/RieceeSupernovaSiren
  8. Terrie Rimson https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100004979763638

Spanish:

  1. Big Willie El Renacido https://www.facebook.com/bigwillie777
  2. Dixon Carraras https://www.facebook.com/dixoncarrerasmusic
  3. Lemuel Morales https://www.facebook.com/lemueljaneliz.morales
  4. Leslie Delgado https://www.facebook.com/lesliedelgadoministry/
  5. Mana Worship https://m.facebook.com/manaworshipband
  6. Maya Elizabeth https://www.facebook.com/maya.hairston.7
  7. Melodias DeJesus https://www.facebook.com/MelodiasDeJesusMinistry
  8. Nelson Rodriguez Jr. https://www.facebook.com/nelrodjr2
  9. Sammy G https://www.facebook.com/Sammy.Gonzalez.310

Acoustic/Folk/Storyteller

  1. David Huyler https://www.facebook.com/david.huyler.16
  2. Eddy Mann https://eddymann.com/
  3. Erik Christensen https://www.facebook.com/ErikCMusic
  4. Joel Howard https://www.facebook.com/joelhowardauthor/
  5. Lee Goldberg https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100042074383315
  6. Lee Whitaker https://www.facebook.com/leewhitakermusic/
  7. Matt Wheeler https://www.facebook.com/mattwheelerandvintageheart
  8. Mike Chapman https://www.facebook.com/SundayisComing
  9. The Neighborly https://www.facebook.com/theneighborlymusic

Instrumental/Jazz:

  1. Brennen Pritchett – Drew’s Sky http://www.facebook.com/brennenpritchettmusic
  2. Eddy Mann – Gracious God https://eddymann.com/
  3. Johnny Smurf Smith – Transitions https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100063242288018
  4. Kersten Stevens – Queen Rising https://www.facebook.com/fansofkerstenstevens/
  5. Lou Ciavo – Strangers on a Train https://www.facebook.com/ciavolella
  6. Maurette Brown Clark – Angels (acoustic) https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100050419932996
  7. Nikki Rochelle – Mr. & Mrs. https://www.facebook.com/NikkiRochelleMusic/
  8. Terrie Rimson – Undeniable https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100004979763638

Love Song:

  1. Hackley Music Group f. Melissa T – Just You & I https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100069249296798
  2. Jason Hendrickson – The One https://www.facebook.com/jason.hendrickson.7798
  3. Jewel B – Summer Love https://www.facebook.com/jewel.straughter
  4. Josiah Rogers – I Love You https://www.facebook.com/drjosiah360/
  5. Julia Schmidt – Love You Better https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100041093493020
  6. Keran Vega – When You Go https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100046488012665
  7. Matt Diventi – Oh Girl https://www.facebook.com/mattdiVentimusic/
  8. Richard Dauphin – Lifetime https://www.facebook.com/RichardDauphinFanPage

Christmas:

  1. Brennen Pritchett – Joy Emmanuel http://www.facebook.com/brennenpritchettmusic
  2. Cross Revolution Band – Merry Christmas Song https://www.facebook.com/CROSSREVOLUTIONBAND
  3. Dave Pettigrew – Go Tell It On The Mountain https://www.davepettigrew.net/
  4. Josiah Rogers – All I Want For Christmas https://www.facebook.com/drjosiah360/
  5. Matt Diventi – Lights on the Tree https://www.facebook.com/mattdiVentimusic/
  6. Mic Wise – Carol of the Bells (TLS Edition) https://www.facebook.com/iammicwise/
  7. NoNonsense f. Journee – Christmas Time https://www.facebook.com/karma.cooper
  8. The Grimjacks – Christmas Night https://www.facebook.com/GrimJacks02/
  9. Tim Wortham Jr. – Thanks For Being Born https://www.facebook.com/timothy.wortham.5

Kindred’s Choice: Matt Wheeler & The Neighborly

Local Legend: Dave Pettigrew

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