Nominees for the 45th annual Dove Awards were announced last week by the Gospel Music Association. The Awards will take place on October 7th in Nashville, Tennessee. The event will be broadcast live on TBN.




Here are the nominees in the Gospel category: 


Gospel Performance of the Year:

“Every Praise” – Hezekiah Walker, RCA Inspiration, (producer) Donald Lawrence

“Help” – Erica Campbell (ft. Lecrae), My Block Inc., (producer) Warryn Campbell

“I Can Only Imagine” – Tamela Mann, TillyMann Music Group, (producer) Myron Butler

“I Love The Lord” – Natalie Grant, Curb Records, (producer) Bernie Herms

“If He Did It Before…Same God” – Tye Tribbett, MoTown Gospel, (producer) Tye Tribbett 



Contemporary Gospel/Urban Song of the Year:

“Every Praise” – Hezekiah Walker, (writer) David Bratton

“Help” – Erica Campbell (ft. Lecrae), (writer) Warryn Campbell

“No Gray” – Jonathan McReynolds (writer) Jonathan McReynolds

“Our God” – Micah Stampley, (writer) Jonas Myrin, Matt Redman, Jesse Reeves, Chris Tomlin

“Same God…If He Did it Before” – Tye Tribbett (writer) Tye Tribbett

“Sunday Kind Of Love” – Israel Houghton, (writers) Israel Houghton, Aaron Lindsey



Traditional Gospel Song of the Year:

“A Little More Jesus” – Erica Campbell, (writers) Erica Campbell, Tina Campbell, Warryn Campbell

“Amazing” – Ricky Dillard & New G, (writer) Tiffany Joy McGhee

“Glory and Honor” – Chicago Mass Choir, (writers) Greg Booth, Percy Gray, Jr.

“I’ve Got Favor” – New Direction, (writers) Percy Gray Jr.

“Holy One” – Anaysha, (writers) Walter Hawkins



Contemporary/Gospel Urban Album of the Year:

Azusa: The Next Generation – Hezekiah Walker, (producer) Donald Lawrence

Greater Than – Tye Tribbett, (producers) Tye Tribbett, Brandon Jones

Help – Erica Campbell, (producer) Warryn Campbell

Love Never Fails – Micah Stampley, (producers) Micah Stampley, Aaron W. Lindsey

Power & Authority: Live in Memphis – Sheri Jones-Moffett, (producer) Myron Butler



Traditional Gospel Album of the Year:

Duets – Donnie McClurkin, (producers) Donnie McClurkin, Israel Houghton

Greater Than Before – Dexter Walker & Zion Movement, (producers) Steven “Supe” White, Dexter D. Walker

In The Sanctuary – Temple of Deliverance Women’s Choir, (producers) Derrick Starks, Derrick Jackson

Moving Forward - Darnell Davis & The Remnant, (producer) Darnell Davis

Withholding Nothing – William McDowell, (producer) William McDowell



For the full list of Dove Award nominees, click HERE.


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