New worship artist Stephen B. Steward captured three trophies at the 2nd Annual Prayze Factor People’s Choice Awards. Steward was awarded the Prayze Factor People’s Choice Grand Champion Award, Best Praise and Worship Artist and Best Contemporary Christian Artist. The Prayze Factor People’s Choice Awards honors the works of top independent performers in Gospel Music. The awards show took place in Birmingham, Alabama on Saturday, April 27. Dr. Teresa Jordan “Pastor T” of the Prayzefest Gospel Hour Show and Omega George of ATM Records Co-hosted the evening’s festivities.
Steward also took to the stage to perform two songs from his forthcoming highly anticipated debut project, “Enter Your Gates”, slated to be released later this year. The powerful singer performed “Sing Alleluia” and his rising radio single “With My Whole Heart”. The latter was co-written by Stephen B. Steward and Grammy Award-winning artist and gospel music legend Andraé Crouch and is currently #62 on Billboard Top Gospel Singles Chart and gaining momentum.
Listen to “With My Whole Heart”
“Enter Your Gates” is already shaping up to be the praise and worship event of 2013. In order to prepare audiences for what’s to come on the collection, Stephen B. Steward recently performed his single on high profile television networks and events including, WATC 57 Atlanta Live, WACH Fox 57’s The Jeffrey Lampkin Show, Nashville’s CBS News Channel 5 Issues of Faith with Ben Hall and various events during the 28th Annual Stellar Gospel Music Awards weekend among many more.
Stephen B. Steward also graced the cover of KD Gospel Magazine Spring Issue and was featured in Conversations Magazine and Scoop USA Newspaper).
See what people are saying about Stephen B. Steward:
“Stephen B. Steward is a rare find whose over-sized talent is punctuated with humility and faith. I am amazed with his ability to pen songs that capture the essence of worship. Stephen’s gift comes with a level of excellence that makes him one to watch in this industry.”~ Sarah L. Hearn, Journalist, DC Gospel Music Examiner
“Stephen B. Steward is sincere about God and his ministry. I applaud him!”~Tonya L. Moore, Event Productions and Corporate Manager BET Networks
“Stephen has a unique way to usher the listener directly into the presence of the Lord through his music. He beautifully illustrates God’s love towards us with his heart wrenching lyrics coupled with an outstanding blend of melodies.”~Sherri Johnson Roye, Contributor Scoop USA Newspaper