WOODLAWN, Md. (WJZ) — A Baltimore County music teacher has been nominated for a special award: a Grammy!

Martellies Warren, a vocal music teacher at Woodlawn Middle School, is nominated for the award as part of the gospel group Anthony Brown & group therAPy. They’re nominated for best gospel album.

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Warren said the nomination itself is a dream come true.

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“All I can tell you is..this is the Lords doing! I really am grateful to God and so many of you who have slowly, but surely, built me up over the years,” he wrote on Facebook.

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The Grammys will air on January 31 on WJZ.

CBS Baltimore Staff