2016 & 2017 have been exceptional years for Celeste. She is now the 2 time reigning Josie Music Awards Female Entertainer of The Year. The 2016 Awards show was held at the Schermerhorn Symphony Center in Nashville, TN. The later was held at Nissan Stadium in Nashville, TN.
In November of 2016 Celeste attended the Nashville Universe Awards held at the world famous Wildhorse Saloon. It was there that she performed, presented with Storme Warren of Siruis XM The Highway and took home the Rising Star of the Year Award.