Derek Blanks (Photo Credit: Earl Gibson III/Getty Images)

The 2018 Stellar Gospel Music Awards show was recently recorded in Las Vegas at the Orleans Arena.

The night included performances by Snoop Dogg, Mary Mary, Kierra Sheard, Tori Kelly, Tasha Cobbs Leonard, Anthony Brown, JJ Hairston, Travis Greene, Jonathan McReynolds, Ricky Dillard, Todd Dulaney, Tasha Page Lockhart, KeKe Wyatt, Canton Jones, Deitrick Haddon, Koryn Hawthorne, Le’Andria Johnson and more. Special presenters included Donnie McClurkin, Merle Dandridge, David Mann, Anika Noni Rose and more.

Don Jackson bestowed special honors upon gospel greats who have made significant contributions to the genre. The incomparable Tamela Mann was the 2018 recipient of the James Cleveland Lifetime Achievement Award and the legendary Rev. Milton Biggham received The Ambassador Dr. Bobby Jones Legends Award. Stellar Honors Hall of Fame Inductees includes Kurt Carr, Ben Tankard, and Dr. Marabeth Gentry, president of the National Convention of Gospel Choirs and Choruses.

Top winners of the night were JJ Hairston, who won six awards; Tasha Cobbs Leonard and Travis Greene each won four awards; and Anthony Brown won two awards.

The Stellar Awards telecast will premiere on TV One on Friday, March 30 at 9 p.m. EST/8 p.m. CST and air in broadcast syndication on 130 stations in more than 110 markets around the country March 31 – May 6, 2018.

Check out how our brothers showed up in their ornate tuxedo blazers at the show, outshining many of the women.

Laurieann Gibson

Laurieann Gibson (Photo Credit: Earl Gibson III/Getty Images)

Le'Andria Johnson

Le'Andria Johnson (Photo Credit: Earl Gibson III/Getty Images)

Lexi Allen

Lexi Allen (Photo Credit: Earl Gibson III/Getty Images)

Lisa Page Brooks

Lisa Page Brooks (Photo Credit: Earl Gibson III/Getty Images)

Tamela Mann

Tamela Mann (Photo Credit: Earl Gibson III/Getty Images)

Tasha Cobbs Leonard and Kenneth Leonard

Tasha Cobbs Leonard and Kenneth Leonard (Photo Credit: Earl Gibson III/Getty Images)

Tasha Page-Lockhart

Tasha Page-Lockhart (Photo Credit: Earl Gibson III/Getty Images)

The Walls Group

The Walls Group (Photo Credit: Earl Gibson III/Getty Images)

Tina Campbell

Tina Campbell (Photo Credit: Earl Gibson III/Getty Images)

Todd Dulaney and wife

Todd Dulaney and wife (Photo Credit: Earl Gibson III/Getty Images)

Travis Greene and wife

Travis Greene and wife (Photo Credit: Earl Gibson III/Getty Images)

Vashawn Mitchell

Vashawn Mitchell (Photo Credit: Earl Gibson III/Getty Images)

Willie Moore Jr

Willie Moore Jr (Photo Credit: Earl Gibson III/Getty Images)

Anika Noni Rose

Anika Noni Rose (Photo Credit: Earl Gibson III/Getty Images)

Anthony Brown

Anthony Brown (Photo Credit: Earl Gibson III/Getty Images)

Ben and Jewell Tankard

Ben and Jewell Tankard (Photo Credit: Earl Gibson III/Getty Images)

Brian Courtney Wilson

Brian Courtney Wilson (Photo Credit: Earl Gibson III/Getty Images)

Byron Cage

Byron Cage (Photo Credit: Earl Gibson III/Getty Images)

Canton Jones

Canton Jones (Photo Credit: Earl Gibson III/Getty Images)

Casey J

Casey J (Photo Credit: Earl Gibson III/Getty Images)

Central City President and COO Erma Davis

Central City president and COO Erma Davis (Photo Credit: Earl Gibson III/Getty Images)

Cheryl Fortune

Cheryl Fortune (Photo Credit: Earl Gibson III/Getty Images)

Deborah Joy Winans, Merle Dandridge and Desiree Ross

Deborah Joy Winans, Merle Dandridge and Desiree Ross (Photo Credit: Earl Gibson III/Getty Images)

Deborah Joy Winans

Deborah Joy Winans (Photo Credit: Earl Gibson III/Getty Images)

Desiree Ross

Desiree Ross (Photo Credit: Earl Gibson III/Getty Images)

Don Jackson

Don Jackson (Photo Credit: Earl Gibson III/Getty Images)

Dr. Bobby Jones

Dr. Bobby Jones (Photo Credit: Earl Gibson III/Getty Images)

Earnest Pugh

Earnest Pugh (Photo Credit: Earl Gibson III/Getty Images)

Erica and Warryn Campbell

Erica and Warryn Campbell (Photo Credit: Earl Gibson III/Getty Images)

Erica Campbell

Erica Campbell (Photo Credit: Earl Gibson III/Getty Images)

Hezekiah Walker

Hezekiah Walker (Photo Credit: Earl Gibson III/Getty Images)

Isabel Davis

Isabel Davis (Photo Credit: Earl Gibson III/Getty Images)

Janice Gaines

Janice Gaines (Photo Credit: Earl Gibson III/Getty Images)

Jason and Jonathan Nelson

Jason and Jonathan Nelson (Photo Credit: Earl Gibson III/Getty Images)

Jason Nelson and wife

Jason Nelson and wife (Photo Credit: Earl Gibson III/Getty Images)

JJ and Trina Hairston

JJ and Trina Hairston (Photo Credit: Earl Gibson III/Getty Images)

JJ Hairston

JJ Hairston (Photo Credit: Earl Gibson III/Getty Images)

Joe Jackson

Joe Jackson (Photo Credit: Earl Gibson III/Getty Images)

Jonathan McReynolds

Jonathan McReynolds (Photo Credit: Earl Gibson III/Getty Images)

Jonathan Slocumb

Jonathan Slocumb (Photo Credit: Earl Gibson III/Getty Images)

Jordan Amstrong

Jordan Amstrong (Photo Credit: Earl Gibson III/Getty Images)

Joshua Rodgers

Joshua Rodgers (Photo Credit: Earl Gibson III/Getty Images)

Keke Wyatt

Keke Wyatt (Photo Credit: Earl Gibson III/Getty Images)

Kelontae Gavin

Kelontae Gavin (Photo Credit: Earl Gibson III/Getty Images)

Keyondra Lockett

Keyondra Lockett (Photo Credit: Earl Gibson III/Getty Images)

Kierra Sheard & J Drew Sheard

Kierra Sheard and J Drew Sheard (Photo Credit: Earl Gibson III/Getty Images)

Koryn Hawthorne

Koryn Hawthorne (Photo Credit: Earl Gibson III/Getty Images)

Krista and Erica Campbell

Krista and Erica Campbell (Photo Credit: Earl Gibson III/Getty Images)

Kurt Karr

Kurt Karr (Photo Credit: Earl Gibson III/Getty Images)

Lashawn Daniels

Lashawn Daniels (Photo Credit: Earl Gibson III/Getty Images)

Marvin Sapp

Marvin Sapp (Photo Credit: Earl Gibson III/Getty Images)

Mary Mary

Mary Mary (Photo Credit: Earl Gibson III/Getty Images)

Merle Dandridge

Merle Dandridge (Photo Credit: Earl Gibson III/Getty Images)

Michelle Rice

Michelle Rice (Photo Credit: Earl Gibson III/Getty Images)

Nia Allen

Nia Allen (Photo Credit: Earl Gibson III/Getty Images)

Not Karlton Banks and Janice Gaines

Not Karlton Banks and Janice Gaines (Photo Credit: Earl Gibson III/Getty Images)

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