Published on May 22nd, 2018 | by Nicole Vear
Tasha Cobbs Leonard Wins Big at the Billboard Awards!
Tasha Cobbs-Leonard doubled her award wins at Sunday night’s 2018 Billboard Music Awards. The vocal powerhouse nabbed two awards at the Las Vegas Nevada event celebrating 60 years of the show’s existence. Taking home awards for both Top Gospel Album and Top Gospel Artist, Leonard’s August 2017 release showed out in numbers. The album, Heart. Passion. Pursuit. Was produced by Tasha Cobbs Leonard along with her husband and collaborator Kenneth Leonard Jr. Four months after it’s release, Tasha’s album became the highest selling gospel album and longest-running No. 1 album of 2017.
Last year Leaonard earned four Stellar Awards and having just earned her fifth BET Award nomination for the Bobby Jones Best Gospel/Inspirational category, she is well on her way to having a successful musical career in 2018.