Kenny Bishop Nominated for two Dove Awards
NASHVILLE, TN When the Gospel Music Association announced
the nominees for the 38th Annual GMA Dove Awards today, Daywind
recording artist Kenny Bishop garnered two of them for songs from
his first solo recording.
nominations are for; Southern Gospel Recorded Song of the Year:
The Prodigal's Dad written by Jeff Steele, and Country Recorded
Song of the Year: Don't Let Who You Are Keep You Away written
by Kenny Bishop.
the intense thought, prayer and process that went into the song
selection for this recording, it is especially encouraging to see
how these lyrics are reaching and touching so many," Kenny
said. "Both of these songs reveal my motive and commitment
to telling the Gospel truth about grace."
Steele has been a remarkable writer for years," Kenny continued.
"Talking with him lately and hearing his passion for reaching
farther and deeper than he's ever done before reminds me of why
God continues to use his gift."
just returned from Los Angeles where he was nominated for a GRAMMY
Award for Best Southern, Country or Bluegrass Gospel Album. Country
artist Randy Travis took home the honor.
certainly humbled beyond words, and feel short on ways to express
my gratitude and appreciation to everyone who had anything to do
with these tremendous honors," Kenny said.
announcement was made at the Renaissance Nashville Hotel by Flow
Records Juanita Bynum, Reunion Records Brian Littrell
and comedian Thor Ramsey. Littrell will co-host the 38th Annual
GMA Dove Awards with Curb recording artist Natalie Grant and Verity
Records Donnie McClurkin on April 25th at the Grand Ole Opry
House in Nashville.
more information on the Gospel Music Association or the Dove Awards