Rickey Smiley, Sherri Shepherd Brings New Energy To 29th Annual Stellar Music Awards (VIDEO)

01/21/2014 02:32 pm ET | Updated Jan 27, 2014

The 29th annual Stellar Gospel Music Awards took place over the weekend at Nashville’s Municipal Auditorium, honoring gospel’s biggest and brightest stars.

Singer-actress Tamela Mann was the frontrunner of the evening with a total of seven awards, including “Artist of the Year” and “Song of the Year.” But two other famous faces also stole the show. Comedian Rickey Smiley co-hosted the event alongside Sherri Shepherd, infusing new energy into the televised ceremony.

Check out two exclusive clips from the Stellar Awards featuring Smiley and Shepherd addressing Mary Mary's Erica Campbell's dress debacle as well as the comedian’s trademark “Church Announcements with Sister Bernice Jenkins” below.

29th Annual Stellar Gospel Music Awards

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