Yesterday (8/10) The Gospel Music Association announced their nominees for the 2016 Dove Awards. The awards will be distributed on October 11 in Nashville’s Allen Arena.
As always, they have a category for bluegrass Gospel music, and the 2016 nominees for Bluegrass Recorded Song of the Year are:
- He’s In Control – Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver, (writer) Steve Watts
- In The Heat of the Fire – Flatt Lonesome , (writer) Kelsi Harrigill
- Life’s Railway to Heaven (with the Oak Ridge Boys) – Jimmy Fortune, (writers) Eliza R. Snow, M.E. Abbey
- I’ll Fly Away – Joey + Rory, (writer) Albert E. Brumley
- Leave It All on the Altar – The Isaacs, (writers) Gloria Gaither, William J. Gaither, Buddy Greene
A complete list of the 2016 Dove Awards nominees can be found online.
Congratulations, and good luck to them all.