"2009 Just Plain Folks Music Awards Nominee (category - Urban Gospel Song) "Nobody But Jesus"...Samuel"
"Voted one of the Top Five Vocalist April 2009"
"Our featured Artist of the month is Samuel who has an anointed voice. For a total of four weeks, 31tenMagazine has been blessed to have Samuel in the number one spot on our weekly 31tenLive! Top 10 Countdown with his song “ Made a Way.” "