Sunday, January 28, 2018

Here are the nominees in the "Gospel/Contemporary Christian Music" awards at the 60th Grammy Awards























The 60th Grammy Awards night is here again and it is taking place this Sunday 28 January, at Madison Square Garden in New York City. This is the first time in 15 years that the “biggest night in music” has been held in New York rather than LA.The big question in Christian circles is "who will win the "Gospel/Contemporary Christian Music" awards at the 60th Grammy Awards?"

There are five awards under the "Gospel/Contemporary Christian Music" genre.

Here are the nominees:

Best Gospel Performance/Song

(This award is given to the artist(s) and songwriter(s) (for new compositions) for the best traditional Christian, roots gospel or contemporary gospel single or track.)
  • Too Hard Not To - Tina Campbell; Tina Campbell & Warryn Campbell, songwriters
  • You Deserve It - JJ Hairston & Youthful Praise Featuring Bishop Cortez Vaughn; David Bloom, JJ Hairston, Phontane Demond Reed & Cortez Vaughn, songwriters
  • Better Days - Le'Andria
  • My Life - The Walls Group; Warryn Campbell, Eric Dawkins, Damien Farmer, Damon Thomas, Ahjah Walls & Darrel Walls, songwriters
  • Never Have To Be Alone - CeCe Winans; Dwan Hill & Alvin Love III, songwriters

Best Contemporary Christian Music Performance/Song

(This award is given to the artist(s) and songwriter(s) (for new compositions) for the best contemporary Christian pop, Christian rap/hip-hop, or Christian rock single or track.)
  • Oh My Soul - Casting Crowns; Mark Hall, Bernie Herms & Nichole Nordeman, songwriters
  • Clean - Natalie Grant; Natalie Grant, songwriter
  • What A Beautiful Name - Hillsong Worship; Ben Fielding & Brooke Ligertwood, songwriters
  • Even If - MercyMe; David Garcia, Ben Glover, Crystal Lewis, MercyMe & Tim Timmons, songwriters
  • Hills And Valleys - Tauren Wells; Chuck Butler, Jonathan Smith & Tauren Wells, songwriters

Best Gospel Album

(For albums containing at least 51% playing time of newly recorded, vocal, traditional or contemporary/R&B gospel music recordings.)
  • Crossover: Live From Music City - Travis Greene
  • Bigger Than Me - Le'Andria
  • Close - Marvin Sapp
  • Sunday Song - Anita Wilson
  • Let Them Fall In Love - CeCe Winans

Best Contemporary Christian Music Album

(For albums containing at least 51% playing time of newly recorded, vocal, contemporary Christian music, including pop, rap/hip hop, or rock recordings.)
  • Rise - Danny Gokey
  • Echoes (Deluxe Edition) - Matt Maher
  • Lifer - MercyMe
  • Hills And Valleys - Tauren Wells
  • Chain Breaker - Zach Williams

Best Roots Gospel Album

(For albums containing at least 51% playing time of newly recorded, vocal, traditional/roots gospel music, including country, Southern gospel, bluegrass, and Americana recordings.)
  • The Best Of The Collingsworth Family - Volume 1 - The Collingsworth Family
  • Give Me Jesus - Larry Cordle
  • Resurrection - Joseph Habedank
  • Sing It Now: Songs Of Faith & Hope - Reba McEntire
  • Hope For All Nations - Karen Peck & New River

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