2021 GRAMMYs: Complete Nominees List For Gospel

The 63rd GRAMMY Awards will air Sunday, Jan. 31, on CBS

Congratulations to all of the nominees for the 63rd GRAMMY Awards in the Gospel categories:

36. Best Gospel Performance/Song
• WONDERFUL IS YOUR NAME
Melvin Crispell III

• RELEASE (LIVE)
Ricky Dillard Featuring Tiff Joy; David Frazier, songwriter

• COME TOGETHER
Rodney “Darkchild” Jerkins Presents: The Good News; Lashawn Daniels, Rodney Jerkins, Lecrae Moore & Jazz Nixon, songwriters

• WON’T LET GO
Travis Greene; Travis Greene, songwriter

• MOVIN’ ON
Jonathan McReynolds & Mali Music; Darryl L. Howell, Jonathan Caleb McReynolds, Kortney Jamaal Pollard & Terrell Demetrius Wilson, songwriters

37. Best Contemporary Christian Music Performance/Song
• THE BLESSING (LIVE)
Kari Jobe, Cody Carnes & Elevation Worship; Chris Brown, Cody Carnes, Kari Jobe Carnes & Steven Furtick, songwriters

• SUNDAY MORNING
Lecrae Featuring Kirk Franklin; Denisia Andrews, Jones Terrence Antonio, Saint Bodhi, Brittany Coney, Kirk Franklin, Lasanna Harris, Shama Joseph, Stuart Lowery, Lecrae Moore & Nathanael Saint-Fleur, songwriters

• HOLY WATER
We The Kingdom; Andrew Bergthold, Ed Cash, Franni Cash, Martin Cash & Scott Cash, songwriters

• FAMOUS FOR (I BELIEVE)
Tauren Wells Featuring Jenn Johnson; Chuck Butler, Krissy Nordhoff, Jordan Sapp, Alexis Slifer & Tauren Wells, songwriters

• THERE WAS JESUS
Zach Williams & Dolly Parton; Casey Beathard, Jonathan Smith & Zach Williams, songwriters

38. Best Gospel Album
• 2ECOND WIND: READY
Anthony Brown & group therAPy

• MY TRIBUTE
Myron Butler

• CHOIRMASTER
Ricky Dillard

• GOSPEL ACCORDING TO PJ
PJ Morton

• KIERRA
Kierra Sheard

39. Best Contemporary Christian Music Album
• RUN TO THE FATHER
Cody Carnes

• ALL OF MY BEST FRIENDS
Hillsong Young & Free

• HOLY WATER
We The Kingdom

• CITIZEN OF HEAVEN
Tauren Wells

• JESUS IS KING
Kanye West

40. Best Roots Gospel Album
• BEAUTIFUL DAY
Mark Bishop

• 20/20
The Crabb Family

• WHAT CHRISTMAS REALLY MEANS
The Erwins

• CELEBRATING FISK! (THE 150TH ANNIVERSARY ALBUM)
Fisk Jubilee Singers

• SOMETHING BEAUTIFUL
Ernie Haase & Signature Sound

Gospel and spiritual/jubilee music represented in other categories include:

45. Best American Roots Performance
• I’LL BE GONE
Norah Jones & Mavis Staples

68. Best Historical Album
• CELEBRATED, 1895-1896
Meagan Hennessey & Richard Martin, compilation producers; Richard Martin, mastering engineer (Unique Quartette)

About Bob Marovich

Bob Marovich is a gospel music historian, author, and radio host. Founder of Journal of Gospel Music blog (formally The Black Gospel Blog) and producer of the Gospel Memories Radio Show.

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