NEWS: GMA Announces Performers and Presenters for 46th Annual GMA Dove Awards – October 13

NEWS: GMA Announces Performers and Presenters for 46th Annual GMA Dove Awards – October 13

The 46th Annual GMA Dove Awards Hosted by Erica Campbell and Sadie Robertson Announce Performers and Presenters for Gospel Music’s Biggest Night Casting Crowns, Kirk Franklin, Lauren Daigle and Danny Gokey Set to Perform Bill Gaither, Blanca, Michael W. Smith and Michelle Williams Set to Present Fans get chance to sing in choir with Casting Crowns, VIP experience and more Awards to air on Trinity Broadcasting Network (TBN) on Sunday, October 18th NASHVILLE, Tenn. (September 1, 2015) – The Gospel Music Association (GMA) announces initial list of performers and presenters set to appear at the 46th Annual GMA Dove Awards. Top acts Casting Crowns, Kirk Franklin, Lauren Daigle and Danny Gokey are set to perform. Bill Gaither, Blanca, Michael W. Smith and Michelle Williams will present top honors as they join recently announced co-hosts Erica Campbell and Sadie Robertson for Gospel Music’s biggest night of the year. The GMA Dove Awards are live from Allen Arena at Lipscomb University on Tuesday, October 13, 2015 and will air on the Trinity Broadcasting Network (TBN) on Sunday, October 18, 2015. For ongoing Dove Awards updates and breaking news, please visit the GMA social networks and The Dove Awards website. Fans will also get a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to join a choir supporting Casting Crowns on stage. “We are so excited to bring this unique experience to our fans,” shares GMA Executive Director Jackie Patillo. “This will be a memory that people can carry with them throughout their lives, and it gives us an opportunity to engage fans in the Dove Awards experience!” The choir is part of the Dove VIP Experience where...
Erica Campbell and Sadie Robertson to Host 46th Annual GMA Dove Awards

Erica Campbell and Sadie Robertson to Host 46th Annual GMA Dove Awards

Five-Time Grammy Winner and WEtv’s “Mary Mary” Star Erica Campbell and A&Es “Duck Dynasty” Star Sadie Robertson to Host 46th Annual GMA Dove Awards The 46th Annual GMA Dove Awards to air on Sunday, October 18th on Trinity Broadcasting Network (TBN) Song and Songwriter of the Year categories announced today NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Aug. 24, 2015) – The Gospel Music Association (GMA) announces multi-Dove Award winning powerhouse Erica Campbell, the five time Grammy winner and WEtv star of the hit show “Mary Mary,” and New York Times best-selling author Sadie Robertson as the co-hosts for the 46th Annual GMA Dove Awards (www.doveawards.com). Additionally, the Song and Songwriter of the Year categories are announced today. The Dove Awards will take place on Tuesday, October 13th, live from Allen Arena on the campus of Lipscomb University in Nashville, TN and will air exclusively on the Trinity Broadcasting Network (TBN) on Sunday, October 18th at 9:00 p.m (CST). For Dove updates and breaking news, please visit the Gospel Music Association’s social networks on Twitter and Facebook. The full list of nominees can be found here: FULL LIST OF 46th ANNUAL GMA DOVE AWARD NOMINEES. Songwriter of the Year (Artist) Bart Millard Chris Tomlin Lecrae Moore Matt Maher Phil Wickham Songwriter of the Year (Non-Artist) Benjamin Glover David Arthur Garcia Dianne Wilkinson Jason Ingram Seth Mosley Song of the Year (full information is found on above link to nominations) “Come As You Are” – Crowder (writers) Ben Glover, David Crowder, Matt Maher “Greater” – MercyMe (writers) Barry Graul, Bart Millard, Ben Glover, David Garcia, Mike Scheuchzer, Nathan Cochran, Robby Shaffer “He Knows My Name” – Francesca Battistelli (writers) Francesca Battistelli, Mia...
The 46th Annual GMA Dove Awards’ Nominees Announced Today in Nashville

The 46th Annual GMA Dove Awards’ Nominees Announced Today in Nashville

THE 46TH ANNUAL GMA DOVE AWARDS’ NOMINEES ANNOUNCED TODAY IN NASHVILLE AWARDS TO BE HELD LIVE TUESDAY, OCTOBER 13th AT ALLEN ARENA AND WILL AIR GLOBALLY ON (TBN) THE TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK SUNDAY, OCTOBER 18th CELEBRATING “BETTER TOGETHER”  Lecrae Leads With 7 Nominations, Including Artist Of The Year; for KING & COUNTRY Garners 6 Nominations, With Crowder, Chris Tomlin and Matt Maher Each Earn 4  For full list of nominees, go to www.doveawards.com/nominees NASHVILLE, Tenn. – (August 12, 2015) — The Gospel Music Association (GMA) announced today, from on the campus of Lipscomb University, the nominees in 41 categories for the 46th Annual GMA Dove Awards. The theme of this year’s award show is “Better Together” which focuses on the strength in unity. The conference was also streamed live on CMM MAGAZINE and YES Lord Radio. The awards show will take place on Tuesday, October 13, 2015 at Allen Arena on the campus of Lipscomb University in Nashville, TN at 6:30pm CT. Trinity Broadcasting Network (TBN) will exclusively air the awards show on Sunday, October 18 on the network’s global stage reaching over 100 million homes in the US, plus global and multi-platform distribution. Voting for the final winners will run August 20th through August 27.  The “Song of the Year” and “Songwriter of the Year” categories will be made in a special announcement in the coming weeks. Lecrae leads all nominations with 7, followed by for KING & COUNTRY with 6. Crowder, Matt Maher and Chris Tomlin tally 4 nods each. The full list of nominees can be found here: FULL LIST OF 46th ANNUAL GMA DOVE AWARD NOMINEES Nashville Mayor Karl Dean,...
Winners Announced at Tonight’s 45th Annual GMA Dove Awards Ceremony

Winners Announced at Tonight’s 45th Annual GMA Dove Awards Ceremony

HILLSONG UNITED TAKES HOME FIVE DOVE AWARDS INCLUDING “ARTIST OF THE YEAR” AND “SONG OF THE YEAR” AT THE 45TH ANNUAL GMA DOVE AWARDS SWITCHFOOT TAKES HOME THREE AND SKILLET CLAIMS TWO TROPHIES AT THIS YEAR’S CEREMONY CO-HOSTED BY BART MILLIARD AND LECRAE  ELLIE HOLCOMB IS NAMED “NEW ARTIST OF THE YEAR”  UNIQUE PAIRINGS, DEBUT PERFORMANCES AND SPECIAL RECOGNITIONS CAPPED AN UNFORGETTABLE NIGHT IN CELEBRATING THE YEAR IN CHRISTIAN AND GOSPEL MUSIC  Award Show To Air On The Trinity Broadcasting Network (TBN) On Sunday, October 12  NASHVILLE, Tenn. (October 7, 2014) – Tonight, the 45th Annual GMA Dove Awards were handed out in 42 categories, as well as 4 special awards, with Hillsong UNITED taking home 5 honors, including the coveted “Artist of the Year” and “Song of the Year” trophies. Switchfoot and Skilletjoined Hillsong UNITED as multiple winners of the evening. Co-hosted by Lecrae and MercyMe’s Bart Milliard, the awards drew a record attendance at the Allen Arena on the campus of Lipscomb University. The entire show will be broadcast exclusively on Trinity Broadcasting Network (TBN) on Sunday, October 12. For a full list of winners, please click HERE: List of televised award winners: Song of the Year: “Oceans (Where Feet May Fail)” – Hillsong UNITED Artist of the Year: Hillsong UNITED New Artist of the Year: Ellie Holcomb Southern Gospel Recorded Song of the Year: “Revival” – Karen Peck & New River Contemporary Gospel/Urban Recorded Song of the Year: “Every Praise” – Hezekiah Walker Rap/Hip Hop Album of the Year: Never Land – Andy Mineo Pop/Contemporary Album of the Year: Overcomer – Mandisa Traditional Gospel Recorded Song...
The Gospel Music Association Announces More Talent and Partners for the 45th Annual GMA Dove Awards

The Gospel Music Association Announces More Talent and Partners for the 45th Annual GMA Dove Awards

THE GOSPEL MUSIC ASSOCIATION ANNOUNCES MORE TALENT AND PARTNERS FOR THE 45th ANNUAL GMA DOVE AWARDS ST. JUDE CHILDREN’S RESEARCH HOSPITAL® RETURNS AS THE DOVE CARES RED CARPET PARTNER SOUNDEXCHANGE ANNOUNCED AS PRESHOW SPONSOR MEREDITH ANDREWS & VERTICAL CHURCH SET TO PERFORM AND COLTON DIXON AND MARK HALL OF CASTING CROWNS TO PRESENT PRESHOW PERORMERS ALSO ANNOUNCED NASHVILLE, Tenn. (October 1, 2014) – The GMA continues to announce exciting additions to the 45th Annual GMA Dove Awards with new performers, presenters and partners. Meredith Andrews & Vertical Church have been added as performers to the lineup, as well as Colton Dixon and Mark Hall of Casting Crowns as presenters. In addition, SoundExchange and St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital® join the event as key partners. Hosted by Bart Millard of MercyMe and Lecrae, the awards show will take place on Tuesday, October 7, 2014 at the Allen Arena on the campus of Lipscomb University in Nashville, Tennessee at 6:30p.m. and will be broadcast exclusively on The TrinityBroadcasting Network (TBN), Sunday, October 12, 2014. The preshow awards ceremony and the Dove Cares Red Carpet will stream live at www.hearitfirst.com/live. Awards will be given out in 46 categories, including four special award recipients. The annual preshow ceremony, sponsored by SoundExchange, will once again bring standout performances. Co-host Jonathan McReynolds, William McDowell, Flame, The Perrys, Finding Favor and the JJ Weeks Band will all perform for the highly attended preshow ceremony. “It is an honor for SoundExchange to sponsor the Dove Awards on its momentous 45th anniversary. SoundExchange collects royalties from digital radio services like Sirius XM and Pandora on behalf of all artists and record companies, and works behind-the-scenes on behalf of everyone represented at the Dove Awards. There...