The Dove Award is an accolade by the Gospel Music Association (GMA) of the United States to recognize outstanding achievement in the Christian music industry. The awards are presented annually.
The Gospel Music Association (GMA) announced all-star presenters for the 49th Annual GMA Dove Awards, including Bart Millard, Bill Gaither, Dr. Bobby Jones, Chris Tomlin, Deborah Joy Winans, Devon Franklin, Jasmine Murray, Mark Lowry, Marvin Sapp, Matt Maher, Matthew West, Pat Barrett, Ricky Dillard, Russ Taff and Tasha Cobbs Leonard.
It will air exclusively on TBN October 21 at 8 p.m. CT. The show you will see will be filled with great performances by Big Daddy Weave, Cory Asbury, Jekalyn Carr, for KING & COUNTRY, Kirk Franklin, Koryn Hawthorne, Lauren Daigle, Natalie Grant, Newsboys, Social Club Misfits, Tauren Wells, Tori Kelly, Zach Williams and Jason Crabb with Rascal Flatts.
I believe this show is the most under rated show in entertainment. The musicianship that these men and women display for he honor and glory of God should be recognized by more in the industry than it is.
@CoryAsbury won Worship Album of the Year for the album “Reckless Love!” @taurenwells won Contemporary Christian Artist of the Year! @matthew_west won Songwriter of the Year (Artist)! @colbywedgeworth won Songwriter of the Year (Non-Artist)!
Worship Record Song of the Year was awarded to – Hill Song United “So Will I (100 Billion X)!”
Choral Collection of the Year was “Your Word!” Congratulations!
Youth Musical of the Year is “Angels Say What?!”
@CoryAsbury wins Worship Album of the Year ‘Reckless Love’. @JekalynCarr ‘One Nation Under God’ wins Traditional Gospel Album of the Year. Here is the lead smash single from this great album.
Pop/Contemporary Album of the Year was awarded toTaurean Wells “Hills and Valleys!”
Rap/Hip Hop Album of the Year was awarded to KB “Today We Rebel!”
Pop/Contemporary Song of the Year song winner is Zach Williams “Old Church Choir!”
Contemporary Gospel/Urban Song of the Year was awarded to Koryn Hawthorne “Won’t He Do It!
Traditional Gospel Song of the Year is “Close!
NEEDTOBREATHE wins Rock/Contemporary Song of the Year for the song “Walking On Water!”
@hillsongworship wins Long Form Video of the Year for the video “There Is More!” @tashacobbs won Urban Worship Album of the Year for the album “Heart. Passion. Pursuit.!” She was also named Gospel Artist of the Year! @JasonCrabbMusic won Southern Gospel Song of the Year for the song “Washed By The Water!” @AJBlive & Group TherAPy for won Contemporary Gospel/Urban Album of the Year for the album ”A Long Way From Sunday!” @skilletmusic wins Rock/Contemporary Album of the Year for the album ”Unleashed Beyond!”
The Song of The Year was ‘Reckless Love’.
Inspirational Film of the Year was awarded to ‘I Can Only Imagine’.The movie tells the inspiring and unknown true story behind MercyMe‘s beloved, chart topping song. The movie brings ultimate hope to so many with a gripping reminder of the power of true forgiveness.
Congratulations to all!