Indie R&B Artist, Omar Wilson, Nominated for NAACP Image Award for Outstanding New Artist
Omar Wilson has been a full force in the R&B scene with his soulful music releases and performances. With his recent accomplishment, he’s displaying how hard working indie artists can win and stand beside the best of the best in mainstream music. BRASH! caught wind of the recent announcement of Wilson’s NAACP Image Award nomination of in the category, Outstanding New Artist. The BSE Recordings artist joins the likes of Toyr Lanez, Koryn Hasthorne, Ella Mai, and Jade Novah. Wilson described this nomination, via instagram, as being “Blessed and honored” to be named on one of the nominees in this category. He also thanked his team, BSE Recordings (Label), Ra-Fael Blanco (Publicist), Michelle Bonaparte (Make up Artist), Carlton Spence (Fashion Stylist/Image Consultant), and label mates, Arika Kane (Singer) & T Barz (Rap Artist).
For the 50th NAACP Image Awards, this milestone year is giving independent artists the awareness that is well overdue in the music industry. The award show will be aired on TVOne, Saturday, March 30, 2019 at 9pm EST/8pm CST. The telecast will take place from the Dolby Theater in Hollywood, CA.
We salute Omar Wilson for this amazing accomplishment and send BRASH! well wishes! Be sure to check out his new single “Love Song” Available Now!
About The NAACP Image Awards
The NAACP Image Awards celebrates the accomplishment of people of color in the fields of television, music, literature, and film and also honors individuals or groups who promote social justice through creative endeavors. The upcoming telecast, the 50th Anniversary of the NAACP Image Awards, will also spotlight the significant contributions of the NAACP and the impact the organization has had on our community and country. For more information, visit www.naacpimageawards.net.
About the NAACP
Founded in 1909, the NAACP is the nation’s oldest and largest nonpartisan civil rights organization. Its members throughout the United States and the world are the premier advocates for civil rights in their communities. You can read more about the NAACP’s work and our six “Game Changer” issue areas at NAACP.org.