The Gospel Music Association’s 43rd Annual Dove Awards first round ballot has been released and Lamon Records is honored to have nine titles eligible for this year’s awards. Often called the Christian Music Grammys, the Dove Awards will be presented in Atlanta, GA and broadcast on GMC (the Gospel Music Channel) in April 2012.
Lamon Records’ artists on the ballot include contemporary singer and all american football play Terry Warren, music legends George Hamilton IV and Pat Boone, Dove winners Dave Moody and PraiseStreet Worship Band, Jon Walmsley (from the TV series The Waltons), Southern Gospel favorite Donna Beauvais and actor Richard Herd, country artist and songwriter Brian Robinson and Elaine Sessoms, and instrumentalist David Roach.
Voting for the first round ends February 6, 2012. Lamon Records’ eligible releases include:
Cat #12 – Terry Warren, God You’re Beautiful, Lamon – Pop/Contemporary Recorded Song of the Year
Cat #14 – Jon Walmsley, Home for the Holidays, Lamon – Southern Gospel Recorded Song of the Year
Cat #14 – Donna Beauvais & Richard Herd, Follow That Star, Lamon – Southern Gospel Recorded Song of the Year
Cat #15 – George Hamilton IV & Dave Moody, When The Roll Is Called Up Yonder, Lamon – Bluegrass Recorded Song of the Year
Cat #16 – George Hamilton IV & Pat Boone, When We All Get To Heaven, Lamon – Country Recorded Song of the Year
Cat #16 – Brian Robinson, Elaine Sessoms, Without God Where Does That Leave America, Lamon – Country Recorded Song of the Year
Cat #25 – Terry Warren, Amazing Love, Lamon – Inspirational Album of the Year
Cat #36 – PraiseStreet Worship Band, Dave Moody, Christmas Traditions, Lamon – Christmas Album of the Year
Cat #36 – David Roach, Simply Christmas, Lamon – Christmas Album of the Year
For a complete list of all nominees, contact the Gospel Music Association at 615.277.1376 or Barbara Kinkead, CPA at 615.321.3131. For more information on Lamon Records, visit www.lamonrecords.com or call 615.379.2121.