The Journal of Gospel Music congratulates all of the 49th Annual GMA Dove Awards nominees and winners!
Special congratulations to awardees who have been featured on JGM:
Southern Gospel Artist of the Year: Gaither Vocal Band
Gospel Artist of the Year: Tasha Cobbs Leonard
Contemporary Gospel/Urban Recorded Song of the Year: “Won’t He Do It” – Koryn Hawthorne and Roshon Fegan, (writers) Loren Hill, Makeba Riddick, Rich Shelton
Traditional Gospel Recorded Song of the Year: “Close” – Marvin Sapp, (writers) Aaron Lindsey, Marvin Sapp, Solomon Edwards Jr.
Urban Worship Recorded Song of the Year: “You Waited” – Travis Greene, (writer) Travis Greene
Worship Song of the Year: “So Will I (100 Billion X)” – Hillsong UNITED, (writers) Benjamin Hastings, Joel Houston, Michael Fatkin
Rap/Hip Hop Album of the Year: “Today We Rebel” – KB, (producers) Benjamin Backus, Blair Andre “Supe” Atkinson, Chris “Dirty Rice” Mackey, Clinton Lightfoot, D. Hood, David L. Baker, Dominique Hubbard, Deon On The Track, G Roc, Halo Kitz, Howard Reeves, Jacob Cardec, Joseph Prielozny, Juice Bangers, Mykallife, Natalie Sims, Scootie, William Josiah
Contemporary Gospel/Urban Album of the Year: A Long Way from Sunday – Anthony Brown & group therapy, (producers) Adam Blackstone, Anthony Brown, Dana Sorey, Darryl Woodson Jr., Justin Savage, Warryn Campbell, Wow Jones
Traditional Gospel Album of the Year: One Nation Under God – Jekalyn Carr, (producer) Allen Carr
Urban Worship Album of the Year: Heart. Passion. Pursuit. – Tasha Cobbs Leonard, (producers) Kenneth Leonard Jr., Natasha Leonard
Short Form Video of the Year: “I’ll Find You” (ft. Tori Kelly) – Lecrae, (director) Mike Mihail (producers) Danny Majic, DJ Frank E
Long Form Video of the Year: “There Is More” – Hillsong Worship, (director) Sebastian Strand (producer) Ben Field
For a complete list of winners, visit the Dove Awards website: