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The 2019 Dove Awards Nominees (Part 4) - Traditional and Southern Gospel + More

The 50th Annual GMA Dove Awards are just a few weeks away, and leading up to this year’s awards ceremony we’re sharing many of the nominees right here on the KCMI blog! You can find out who this year’s winners are on Sunday, October 20th on TBN, but for now let’s take a look at this year’s nominees in traditional gospel, southern gospel, and more:

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Traditional Gospel
Recorded Song
of the Year

Deliver Me (This is My Exodus) - Donald Lawrence & The Tri-City Singers ft. Le’Andria Johnson
I Made It Out - John P. Kee
I’m All In - Maranda Curtis
I See Miracles - Jekalyn Carr
Kind God - Marvin Sapp

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Traditional Gospel Album of the Year

Bishop Leonard Scott - Jesus Love Legacy
Brent Jones - Open Your Mouth and Say Something
Donald Lawrence & The Tri-City Singers - Goshen
Earl Bynum - This Song Is For You
The Wardlaw Brothers - Stand There

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Southern Gospel
Recorded Song
of the Year

Even Me - Triumphant Quartet
How Great Thou Art - Josh Turner ft. Sonya Isaacs
I Know I’ll Be There - Karen Peck & New River
Longing For Home - Ernie Haase & Signature Sound
We Are All God’s Children - Gaither Vocal Band

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Southern Gospel
Album of the Year

Collingsworth Family - Mercy & Love
Greater Vision - Life Is A Song
Guardians - Ready for Revival
Joseph Habedank - Deeper Oceans
Triumphant Quartet - Yes

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Southern Gospel
Artist of the Year

Ernie Haase & Signature Sound
Gaither Vocal Band
Jason Crabb
Joseph Habedank
Karen Peck & New River

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Bluegrass/Country
Roots Recorded
Song of the Year

Beside The Cross - Lizzy Long
Dive - Steven Curtis Chapman ft. Ricky Skaggs
I Saw The Light - Josh Turner ft. Sonya Isaacs
Shame on Me - Joseph Habedank
Wayfaring Stranger - Jeff & Sheri Easter

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Bluegrass/Country/ Roots Album of the Year

The Isaacs - Favorites: Revisited by Request
Josh Turner - I Serve a Savior
Steven Curtis Chapman -
Deeper Roots: Where the Bluegrass Grows

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Children’s Music
Album of the Year

Bright Ones - Bethel Music
Sing: Creation Songs - Ellie Holcomb
Lullaby - Michael W. Smith

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Christmas/Special Event Album of the Year

Cece Winans - Something’s Happened!
David Phelps - It Must Be Christmas
Matt Maher - The Advent of Christmas

Watch The Dove Awards on TBN on Sunday, October 20th at 6:00pm MST, and be sure to check out a recap with all of the winners right here on the KCMI blog!

For the full list of this year’s nominees, go to http://doveawards.com/awards/2019-nominees/.

The 2019 Dove Awards Nominees (Part 3) - Contemporary, Rock and Hip Hop

The 50th Annual GMA Dove Awards are just a few weeks away, and leading up to this year’s awards ceremony we’re sharing many of the nominees right here on the KCMI blog! Next week we’ll get into the nominees in the traditional gospel and southern gospel categories, but for now let’s dive into the contemporary, rock, and hip hop genres:

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Contemporary Christian
Artist of the Year

Hillsong UNITED
Lauren Daigle
Tauren Wells
TobyMac
Zach Williams

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Pop/Contemporary

Recorded Song
of the Year

The Breakup Song - Francesca Battistelli
God Only Knows - For King & Country
Known - Tauren Wells
Only Jesus - Casting Crowns
You Say - Lauren Daigle

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Pop/Contemporary Album of the Year

Casting Crowns - Only Jesus
Crowder - I Know A Ghost
For King & Country - Burn The Ships
Lauren Daigle - Look Up Child
TobyMac - The Elements

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Rock/Contemporary
Recorded

Song
of the Year

Forever On Your Side -
NEEDTOBREATHE ft. JOHNNYSWIM
Native Tongue - Switchfoot
Wildfire - Crowder

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Rock/Contemporary
Album of the Year

Demon Hunter - Peace
NEEDTOBREATHE - Acoustic Live Vol 1
Switchfoot - Native Tongue

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Rap/Hip Hop
Recorded
Song of the Year

Even Louder -
Steven Malcolm ft. Natalie Grant
Everytime - Social Club Misfits
Fight For Me - GAWVI
Get Back Right - Lecrae & Zaytoven
None of My Business - Andy Mineo

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Rap/Hip Hop
Album of the Year

Andy Mineo - II: The Sword
GAWVI - PANORAMA
Lecrae & Zaytoven - Let The Trap Say Amen
Steven Malcolm - The Second City
Tedashii - Never Fold

Check back next weekend for a look at this year’s nominees in traditional gospel, southern gospel and more! You can watch the Dove Awards on TBN on Sunday, October 20th at 6:00pm MST.

For the full list of this year’s nominees, go to http://doveawards.com/awards/2019-nominees/.

The 2019 Dove Awards Nominees (Part 2) - Worship, Inspirational and Gospel

The 50th Annual GMA Dove Awards are fast approaching, and leading up to this year’s awards ceremony we’ll be sharing some of the nominees right here on the KCMI blog! We’ll break down the nominations in southern and traditional gospel, contemporary, rock, hip hop and more in the coming weeks, but this week let’s look at the nominees in the worship, inspirational and gospel categories:

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Worship Song
of the Year

Build My Life - Pat Barrett
Living Hope - Phil Wickham
Surrounded (Fight My Battles) - Michael W. Smith
Who You Say I Am - Hillsong Worship
Yes I Will - Vertical Worship

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Worship Recorded
Song of the Year

Build My Life - Pat Barrett
Living Hope - Phil Wickham
Raise a Hallelujah - Jonathan and Melissa Helser
Stand In Your Love - Josh Baldwin
Who You Say I Am - Hillsong Worship


What's the difference between Song of the Year
and Recorded Song of the Year?

Simply put, Song of the Year nominees are the writers who created the melody and lyrics of the song, while Recorded Song of the Year nominees are music producers who designed how the song sounds when you listen to it and sound engineers who recorded vocals and instruments.


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Worship Album
of the Year

Bethel Music - Victory
Chris Tomlin - Holy Roar
Elevation Worship - Hallelujah Here Below
Hillsong UNITED - PEOPLE
Phil Wickham - Living Hope

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Inspirational Recorded
Song of the Year

Fall On Your Knees - David Phelps ft. Charlotte Ritchie
Is He Worthy - Andrew Peterson
Glory to Glory - Riley Harrison Clark
The God Who Sees - Nicole C. Mullen
When The Healing Comes - TaRanda Greene

Inspirational Album
of the Year

Keith and Kristyn Getty - The North Coast Sessions
Mark Schultz - Follow
TaRanda Greene - The Healing

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Gospel Artist
of the Year

Jekalyn Carr
Kirk Franklin
Koryn Hawthorne
Tasha Cobbs Leonard
Travis Greene

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Gospel Worship Recorded Song


of the Year

If God/Nothing But The Blood - Casey J.
My Worship - Phil Thompson
Settle Here (Part 1) - William Murphy
This is a Move - Tasha Cobbs Leonard
You’re Doing It All Again - Todd Dulaney

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Gospel Worship
Album of the Year

Tasha Cobbs Leonard - Heart. Passion. Pursuit. (Live)
Todd Dulaney - To Africa With Love
William Murphy - Settle Here

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Contemporary Gospel
& Urban Recorded
Song of the Year

Blessings on Blessings - Anthony Brown & group therapy
Love Theory - Kirk Franklin
Make Room - Jonathan McReynolds
My God - Nashville Life Music ft. Mr. Talkbox
Unstoppable - Koryn Hawthorne

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Contemporary Gospel
Album of the Year

Israel Houghton - Road to DeMaskUs
Jason Nelson - The Answer
Jonathan Nelson - Declarations
Koryn Hawthorne - Unstoppable
Tori Kelly - Hiding Place

Check back next weekend for a look at this year’s contemporary, rock and hip hop nominees! You can watch the Dove Awards on TBN on Sunday, October 20th at 6:00pm MST.

For the full list of this year’s nominees, go to http://doveawards.com/awards/2019-nominees/.

The 2019 Dove Awards Nominees (Part 1) - Songs and Artists of the Year

The 50th Annual GMA Dove Awards are fast approaching, and leading up to this year’s awards ceremony we’ll be sharing some of the nominees right here on the KCMI blog! We’ll break down the nominations in worship, inspirational, contemporary, southern gospel, rock, hip hop and more in the weeks to come, but for now let’s start with some of the biggest categories:

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Song of the Year

Counting Every Blessing – Rend Collective
Everything – Tobymac
Joy – For King & Country
Known – Tauren Wells
Living Hope – Phil Wickham
Only Jesus – Casting Crowns
Red Letters – Crowder
The Breakup Song – Francesca Battistelli
Who You Say I Am – Hillsong Worship
Won’t He Do It – Koryn Hawthorne
You Say – Lauren Daigle

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Artist of the Year

For King & Country
Hillsong UNITED
Lauren Daigle
MercyMe
TobyMac

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Songwriter of the Year
(Artist)

Bart Millard
Brian Johnson
Lauren Daigle
Mark Hall
Luke Smallbone and Joel Smallbone

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New Artist of the Year

Aaron Cole
Austin French
Josh Baldwin
Kelonte Gavin
Riley Clemmons

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Short Form
Video

of the Year

Awakening - Amanda Lindsey Cook
Red Letters - Crowder
Haven’t Seen It Yet - Danny Gokey
Let Go (Live at Hillsong Conference)
- Hillsong Young & Free
Love Theory - Kirk Franklin

Long Form


Video of the Year

Only Jesus Visual Album - Casting Crowns
Holy Roar: Live From Church - Chris Tomlin
The Wait (Movie) - David Leonard
People (Live) - Hillsong UNITED
Survivor: Live from Harding Prison - Zach Williams

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Film of the Year

Breakthrough
Indivisible
Run the Race
Unbroken: Path to Redemption
Unplanned

Check back next weekend for a look at this year’s Worship and Inspirational music nominees! You can watch the Dove Awards on TBN on Sunday, October 20th at 6:00pm MST.

For the full list of this year’s nominees, go to http://doveawards.com/awards/2019-nominees/.