The 2023 NAACP Image Awards is announcing winners in several non-televised categories via streaming presentations all week long leading up to the live ceremony.
During night one, hosted by actor Khleo Thomas, the NAACP presented a number of awards in the outstanding recording categories. Presenters included Crystal Renee Hayslett, Echo Kellum and Jotaka Eaddy.
Outstanding Gospel/Christian Song “All in Your Hands” – Marvin Sapp (Elev8 Media & Entertainment LLC) “Fly (Y.M.M.F.)” – Tennessee State University (TSU/Tymple) “Positive” – Erica Campbell (My Block Inc.) (WINNER) “Whole World In His Hands” – MAJOR. (MNRK Music Group) “Your World” – Jonathan McReynolds (MNRK Music Group)
Outstanding Gospel/Christian Album All Things New – Tye Tribbett (Motown Gospel) Hymns – Tasha Cobbs Leonard (Motown Gospel) Kingdom Book One – Maverick City Music & Kirk Franklin (Tribl Records, Fo Yo Soul Recordings and RCA Inspiration) (WINNER) My Life – James Fortune (FIYA World/MNRK Music Group) The Urban Hymnal – Tennessee State University (TSU/Tymple)