For KING & COUNTRY, Kirk Franklin and Others Win Big at Grammy Awards

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The Recording Academy will present the 62nd Annual GRAMMY Awards on Sunday, January 26, 2020, live from Los Angeles’ STAPLES Center and broadcast on the CBS Television Network from 8:00–11:30pm ET.

This year’s nominees reflect a melting pot of artistic innovation that defined the year in music, showcasing the unparalleled craftsmanship of established artists and the industry-shifting impact of rising music creators. This year’s nominees were selected from more than 20,000 submissions across 84 categories, and reflect the wide range of artistic innovation that defined the year in music (Oct. 1, 2018–August 31, 2019).

Below is a list of relevant CCM and Gospel nominations with winners marked in red.

Best Contemporary Christian Music Performance/Song 
ONLY JESUS – Casting Crowns; Mark Hall, Bernie Herms & Matthew West, songwriters
GOD ONLY KNOWS – for KING & COUNTRY & Dolly Parton; Josh Kerr, Jordan Reynolds, Joel Smallbone, Luke Smallbone & Tedd Tjornhom, songwriters – WINNER!
HAVEN’T SEEN IT YET – Danny Gokey; Danny Gokey, Ethan Hulse & Colby Wedgeworth, songwriters
GOD’S NOT DONE WITH YOU (SINGLE VERSION) – Tauren Wells
RESCUE STORY – Zach Williams; Ethan Hulse, Andrew Ripp, Jonathan Smith & Zach Williams, songwriters

Best Gospel Performance/Song 
LOVE THEORY – Kirk Franklin; Kirk Franklin, songwriter – WINNER!
TALKIN’ ‘BOUT JESUS – Gloria Gaynor Featuring Yolanda Adams; Bryan Fowler, Gloria Gaynor & Chris Stevens, songwriters
SEE THE LIGHT – Travis Greene Featuring Jekalyn Carr
SPEAK THE NAME – Koryn Hawthorne Featuring Natalie Grant
THIS IS A MOVE (LIVE) – Tasha Cobbs Leonard; Tony Brown, Brandon Lake, Tasha Cobbs Leonard & Nate Moore, songwriters

Best Contemporary Christian Music Album 
I KNOW A GHOST – Crowder
BURN THE SHIPS – for KING & COUNTRY – WINNER!
HAVEN’T SEEN IT YET – Danny Gokey
THE ELEMENTS – TobyMac
HOLY ROAR – Chris Tomlin

Best Gospel Album 
LONG LIVE LOVE – Kirk Franklin – WINNER!
GOSHEN -Donald Lawrence Presents The Tri -City Singers
TUNNEL VISION – Gene Moore
SETTLE HERE – William Murphy
SOMETHING’S HAPPENING! A CHRISTMAS ALBUM – CeCe Winans

Best Roots Gospel Album 
DEEPER ROOTS: WHERE THE BLUEGRASS GROWS – Steven Curtis Chapman
TESTIMONY – Gloria Gaynor – WINNER!
DEEPER OCEANS – Joseph Habedank
HIS NAME IS JESUS – Tim Menzies
GONNA SING, GONNA SHOUT – (Various Artists) Jerry Salley, Producer

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