36th Annual GMA Music Awards - Nominees

Nominees for the 36th Annual GMA Music Awards


Category
Nominee(s)
Song of the Year
  • "Blessed Be Your Name"; Matt Redman, Beth Redman; Thankyou Music (PRS), Worshiptogether.com Songs (ASCAP)
  • "Dare You to Move"; Jonathan Foreman; Sugar Pete Songs, Meadowgreen Music (ASCAP)
  • "Friend of God"; Israel Houghton, Michael Gungor; Vertical Worship Songs (ASCAP), Champions for Christ Publishing (BMI), Integrity's Praise! Music (BMI), Sound of the New Breed (BMI)
  • "Glory Defined"; Jim Cooper, Kenny Lamb, Jason Roy; Dayspring Music (BMI), WB Music (ASCAP), I Give Music (ASCAP)
  • "Healing Rain"; Michael W. Smith, Martin Smith, Matt Bronleewe; Word Music, SmittyFly Music (ASCAP), Curious? Music UK (PRS), Songs From the Farm (BMI)
  • "Meant to Live"; Jonathan Foreman; Sugar Pete Songs, Meadowgreen Music (ASCAP)
  • "More"; Matthew West, Jason Houser, Kenny Greenberg; Word Music/Westies Music Publishing (ASCAP), Extreme Writers Music/WB Music (ASCAP), Greenberg Music (BMI)
  • "Through the Fire"; Gerald Crabb; Lehsem Songs (BMI)
  • "Who Am I"; Mark Hall; Club Zoo Music (BMI), SWECS Music (BMI)
  • "You Raise Me Up"; Rolf Lovland, Brendan Graham; PolyGram International Publishing (ASCAP), PeerMusic III (BMI), Peermusic Ireland (BMI)
Male Vocalist of the Year
  • Fernando Ortega
  • Israel Houghton
  • Jason Crabb
  • Jeremy Camp
  • Mark Hall
Female Vocalist of the Year
  • Bethany Dillon
  • Christy Nockels
  • Joy Williams
  • Natalie Grant
  • Nicole C. Mullen
Group of the Year
  • Casting Crowns
  • MercyMe
  • Selah
  • Switchfoot
  • The Crabb Family
Artist of the Year
  • Casting Crowns
  • MercyMe
  • Michael W. Smith
  • Selah
  • Switchfoot
New Artist of the Year
  • BarlowGirl
  • Bethany Dillon
  • Building 429
  • Day of Fire
  • Matthew West
Producer of the Year
  • Brown Bannister
  • Ed Cash
  • Israel Houghton
  • Mark A. Miller
  • Pete Kipley
Rap/Hip Hop Recorded Song of the Year
  • “Back in the Day”; It’s Pronounced Five Two; KJ-52; KJ-52, Todd Collins, Jonah Sorrentino; Uprok Records
  • “Hittin’ Curves”; Dichotomy A; Grits; Teron Carter, Stacy Jones, Otto Price, S. Moss; Gotee Records
  • “Life is Short”; Professional Rapper; John Reuben; John Zappin, Grant Harrison, C. Pendleton; Gotee Records
  • “Lord You Are”; HD Higher Definition; The Cross Movement; John Wells, Virgil Byrd, William Branch, Brady Goodwin; Cross Movement Records
  • “Move”; Professional Rapper; John Reuben; John Zappin, Grant Harrison, C. Pendleton; Gotee Records
Modern Rock Recorded Song of the Year
  • “Alone”; Fight The Tide; Sanctus Real;Chris Rohman, Matt Hamnitt; Sparrow Records
  • “Control”; Reset EP; MuteMath; Paul Meany, Darren King, Adam LeClave; Teleprompt Records/Word Records
  • “Rawkfist”; Phenomenon; Thousand Foot Krutch; Trevor McNevan, Steve Augustine, Joel Bruyere; Tooth & Nail
  • “Revolutionary Love”; Illuminate; David Crowder Band; David Crowder, Jack Parker, Jeremy Bush; Sixsteps Records
  • “The Gift of Cool”; A Beautiful Glow; Worship Circus; Gabriel Wilson, Solo Greely, Eric Lumiere, Josiah Sherman; INO Records
Rock Recorded Song of the Year
  • “Come on Back to Me”; Wire; Third Day; Mac Powell, Mark Lee, Tai Anderson, David Carr, Brad Avery; Essential Records
  • “Cornerstone”; Day of Fire; Day of Fire; Josh Brown, Gregg Hionis; Essential Records
  • “Everything About You”; Fight The Tide; Sanctus Real; Chris Rohman, Matt Hamnitt, Steve Goodrum, Tedd Tjornhom; Sparrow Records
  • “Stay”; Stay; Jeremy Camp; Jeremy Camp; BEC Recordings
  • “Without You”; Inside Out; Nate Sallie; Chris Estes, Nate Sallie; Curb Records
Rock/Contemporary Recorded Song of the Year
  • “American Dream”; Casting Crowns; Casting Crowns; Mark Hall, Juan DeVevo, Melodee DeVevo, Hector Cervantes, Megan Garret, Andy Williams, Chris Huffman; Beach Street Records/Reunion Records
  • “Dare You to Move”; The Beautiful Letdown; Switchfoot; Jonathan Foreman, Sparrow Records
  • “Glory Defined”; Space In Between Us; Building 429; Jason Roy, Jim Cooper, Kenny Lamb; Word Records
  • “Never Alone”; BarlowGirl; BarlowGirl; Rebecca Barlow, Alyssa Barlow, Lauren Barlow, Vince Barlow, MaryAnn Barlow; Fervent Records
  • “Show You Love”; Who We Are Instead; Jars of Clay; Dan Haseltine, Charlie Lowell, Stephen Mason, Matt Odmark; Essential Records
Pop/Contemporary Recorded Song of the Year
  • “Healing Rain”; Healing Rain; Michael W. Smith; Michael W. Smith, Martin Smith, Matt Bronleewe; Reunion Records
  • “Letters From War”; Stories & Songs; Mark Schultz; Mark Schultz, Cindy Morgan; Word Records
  • “Live for Today”; Deeper Life; Natalie Grant; Natalie Grant; Curb Records
  • “More”; Happy; Matthew West; Matthew West, Jason Houser, Kenny Greenberg; Universal South
  • “Who Am I”; Casting Crowns; Casting Crowns; Mark Hall; Beach Street Records/Reunion Records
Inspirational Recorded Song of the Year
  • “Arms Open Wide”; Revelation; David Phelps; Rita Baloche; Word Records
  • “Still the Cross”; Still the Cross; FFH; Jeromy Deibler, Donna Smith, Scott Williamson; Essential Records
  • “Untitled Hymn (Come to Jesus)”; Short Term Memories; Chris Rice; Chris Rice; Rocketown Records
  • “Voice of Truth”; Casting Crowns; Casting Crowns; Mark Hall, Steven Curtis Chapman; Beach Street Records/Reunion Records
  • “You Can’t Imagine”; Driven; Crabb Family; Sue C. Smith, Gerald Crabb; Daywind Records
  • “You Raise Me Up”; Hiding Place; Selah; Rolf Lovland, Brendan Graham; Curb Records
Southern Gospel Recorded Song of the Year
  • “A Picture of Grace”; Best of The Gaither Vocal Band; Gaither Vocal Band; Michael Parker, Woody Wright, William J. Gaither, Guy Penrod, Marshall Hall, David Phelps; Gaither Music
  • “He Came Looking for Me”; Driven; Crabb Family; Gerald Crabb; Daywind Records
  • “His Life for Mine”; The Message; Talley Trio; Rebecca J. Peck; Horizon
  • “I Will Find You Again”; Life of Love; The Perrys; Wayne Haun, Joel Lindsey, Cindi Ballard; Daywind Records
  • “I Wish I Could Have Been There”; This Is the Day; The Perrys; Wayne Haun, Joel Lindsey; Daywind Records
  • “It Looks Like Love To Me”; This I Know; CrossWay; Patti Hawkins, Joe Beck, Phil Johnson; Spring Hill Music
Bluegrass Recorded Song of the Year
  • “Heroes”; Heroes; The Isaacs; Rebecca Isaacs Bowman, Sonya Isaacs; Gaither Music
  • “Little Mountain Church House”; On a Blue Ridge Sunday; George Hamilton IV with the Moody Brothers; Carl Jackson, James Rushing; Lamon Records
  • “The Journey”; The Journey; The Oak Ridge Boys; Joe Bonsall; Spring Hill Music
  • “Traveling Shoes”; Angels Gathering Flowers; The Lewis Family; Joel Lindsey, Wayne Haun; Thoroughbred Records
  • “Walking Through the Fire”; Faith, Hope & Love; Misty Freeman; Jerry Sullivan, Marty Stuart; GoldenVine Productions
Country Recorded Song of the Year
  • “Forever”; Driven; The Crabb Family; Jason Crabb, Gerald Crabb; Daywind Records
  • “I Need You Now”; The Other Side; Billy Ray Cyrus; Kelly Shiver; Word Records
  • “Just a Closer Walk With Thee”; Amazing Grace 3; Joe Nichols; Public Domain arranged by Brent Rowan; Sparrow Records
  • “Rescue Me”; What the World Needs Now is Love; Wynonna; Katherine Darnell; Curb Records
  • “The Heat of the Battle”; Where I Stand; Mike Bowling; Gerald Crabb; Daywind Records
Urban Recorded Song of the Year
  • “Hey Now”; Soul Music; Lisa McClendon; Maurice Henderson, Lisa McClendon; Integrity Gospel
  • “I Wanna Be”; The J Moss Project; J Moss; James Moss, Paul D. Allen; GospoCentric Records
  • “My Devotion”; Real Life; RJ Helton; Bernie Herms, Michael Ripoll, Stephanie Lewis, RJ Helton; B-Rite Music
  • “Soldiers”; Love, Peace & Happiness; Out of Eden; Lisa Kimmey, Kene Bell, Danielle Kimmey; Gotee Records
  • “You Don’t Know”; I Owe You; Kierra Kiki Sheard; Rodney Jerkins, Danny Nixon, Fred Jerkins, LaShawn Daniels, Delisha Thomas; EMI Gospel
Traditional Gospel Recorded Song of the Year
  • “Glory to His Name”; Hymns From My Heart; Delores “Mom” Winans; Elisha A. Hoffman, John H. Stockton; PureSprings Gospel
  • “Search Me Lord”; A Tribute to Mahalia Jackson; Lynda Randle; Public Domain arranged by Mahalia Jackson; Gaither Music
  • “Still Here”; Still Here; The Williams Brothers; Doug Williams; Blackberry Records
  • “That’s Reason Enough”; Seasons Change; Bishop Paul S. Morton; V. Michael McKay; Light Records
  • “Through the Fire”; Driven; The Crabb Family featuring Donnie McClurkin; Gerald Crabb; Daywind Records
  • “We’ve Come To Praise Him”; Joe Pace Presents - Sunday Morning Service; Joe Pace; Joseph Pace II; Integrity Gospel
Contemporary Gospel Recorded Song of the Year
  • “Again I Say Rejoice”; Live From Another Level; Israel & New Breed; Israel Houghton; Aaron Lindsey; Integrity Gospel
  • “Because of Who You Are”; The Best is Yet to Come; Martha Munizzi; Dan Munizzi, Martha D. Munizzi; Martha Munizzi Music
  • “Celebrate (He Lives)”; Somethin’ 'Bout Love; Fred Hammond; Fred Hammond, Noel Hall, Darryl Dixon; Verity Records
  • “In the Middle”; Nothing Without You; Smokie Norful; Smokie Norful; EMI Gospel
  • “Miracle of Love”; The Passion of the Christ: Songs; BeBe Winans, Angie Stone; BeBe Winans, Linda Thompson; Lost Keyword Records
  • “Say the Name”; The Best is Yet to Come; Martha Munizzi; Martha D. Munizzi, Clint Brown; Martha Munizzi Music
  • “Undignified”; A Call to Worship; Stephen Hurd; Matt Redman; Integrity Gospel
Rap/Hip Hop Album of the Year
  • Beatmart Recordings - Best of the Submissions; Various; Todd Collins, Troy Collins, Freeman; Beatmart Recordings
  • Dichotomy A; Grits; Teron Carter, Stacy Jones, Otto Price, CZ, Pettidee, Crisis, Liquid Beats; Gotee Records
  • HD Higher Definition; The Cross Movement; Nelson Chu, Virgil Byrd, Demetrius Hinton, Myles Lawhorne, Courtney Peebles, Curtis Zackery; Cross Movement Records
  • Soul Purpose; KJ-52 and TC Present; Todd Collins; BEC Recordings
  • Welcome to Diverse City; tobyMac; Toby McKeehan, Christopher Stevens, Paul Meany, Solomon Olds, Joe Baldridge, Jeff Savage, Robert Marvin, Josiah Bell, Max Hsu, Michael Linney; ForeFront Records
Modern Rock Album of the Year
  • Collide; Skillet; Paul Ebersold; Ardent Records
  • Fight the Tide; Sanctus Real; Tedd T.; Sparrow Records
  • Letters to the President; Hawk Nelson; Aaron Sprinkle, Trevor McNevan; Tooth & Nail Records
  • The Overflow; Taylor Sorensen; Sam Ashworth, Taylor Harris, Dave Perkins; Rocketown Records
  • World Service; delirious?; Julian Kindred, Martin Smith, Stu G, Jon Thatcher, Tim Jupp, Stew Smith; Sparrow Records
Rock Album of the Year
  • Day of Fire; Day of Fire; Scott Humphrey; Essential Records
  • Sea of Faces; Kutless; Aaron Sprinkle; BEC Recordings
  • Set It Off; Thousand Foot Krutch; Gavin Brown, Thousand Foot Krutch; Andrew Horrocks; Tooth & Nail Records
  • They’re Only Chasing Safety; Underoath; James Paul Wisner; Solid State Records
  • Where Do We Go From Here; Pillar; Travis Wyrick, Rob Beckley, Kalel, Noah Henson, Lester Estelle; Flicker Records
Rock/Contemporary Album of the Year
  • BarlowGirl; BarlowGirl; Otto Price; Fervent Records
  • Space In Between Us; Building 429; Jim Cooper; Word Records
  • Starfield; Starfield; Matt Bronleewe; Sparrow Records
  • The Lime CD; David Crowder Band; David Crowder, Jason Solley, Jack Parker, Jeremy Bush, Mike Dodson, Mike Hogan, Sixsteps Records
  • Wire; Third Day; Paul Ebersold; Essential Records
Pop/Contemporary Album of the Year
  • All Things New; Steven Curtis Chapman; Brown Bannister, Steven Curtis Chapman; Sparrow Records
  • Bethany Dillon; Bethany Dillon; Ed Cash, Joshua Moore; Sparrow Records
  • Happy; Matthew West; Kenny Greenberg, Jason Houser; Universal South
  • Healing Rain; Michael W. Smith; Matt Bronleewe, Sam Ashworth, Michael W. Smith; Reunion Records
  • Undone; MercyMe; Pete Kipley; INO Records
Inspirational Album of the Year
  • Fernando Ortega; Fernando Ortega; John Andrew Schreiner; Curb Records
  • Hiding Place; Selah; Jason Kyle, Nicol Sponberg, Allan Hall, Todd Smith; Curb Records
  • Hymns of Faith...Songs of Inspiration; Sandi Patty; David Hamiltion; INO Records
  • Revelation; David Phelps; Regie Hamm, Christopher D. Harris; Word Records
  • The Purest Place; Watermark; Nathan Nockels; Rocketown Records
Southern Gospel Album of the Year
  • Driven; The Crabb Family; Jason Crabb, Adam Crabb, Aaron Crabb, Kelly Bowling, Jerry Yoder; Daywind Records
  • Faces; Greater Vision; Wayne Haun, Lari Goss; Daywind Records
  • Faith, Hope, Joy; Young Harmony; Dave Moody; Lamon Records
  • Some Things Never Change; Mark Lowry; Michael Sykes, Michael English; Gaither Music Group
  • This I Know; CrossWay; Michael Sykes, Phil Johnson; Spring Hill Music
Bluegrass Album of the Year
  • A Snow Covered Mound; The Principles; Rick Hendrix, Shane Jordan, Ronnie Slagel, Linda Slagel; Hendrix Music
  • Angels Gathering Flowers; The Lewis Family; Wayne Haun; Thoroughbred Records
  • Thank God; Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver; Doyle Lawson; Crossroads Music
  • The Log Cabin, Vol. 4; Bobby All; Bobby All; Some Dawning Music
  • Will Play for Pie; Chigger Hill Boys & Terri; Justin Kropf, Mike Richards, Rodney Lay Jr., Terri Argot Gore, Ricky Gore; Thoroughbred Records
Country Album of the Year
  • Heroes; The Isaacs; Don Cook; Gaither Music
  • Passing Through; Randy Travis; Kyle Lehning; Word Records
  • Sunshine; Jeff & Sheri Easter; Michael Sykes; Spring Hill Music
  • The Journey; The Oak Ridge Boys; Michael Sykes, Duane Allen; Spring Hill Music Group
  • Where I Stand; Mike Bowling; Mike Bowling, Kevin Stokes, Joyce Martin McCullough; Daywind Records
Urban Album of the Year
  • Everyday People; Nicole C. Mullen; Nicole C. Mullen, David Mullen, Tommy Sims, James “Big Jim” Wright, Andrew Ramsey, Shannon Sanders; Word Records
  • I Owe You; Kierra Kiki Sheard; Rodney Jerkins, Jazz Nixon, Paul Allen, J Moss, Drew Sheard II, Kierra Sheard, Earl Wright III, Warryn Campbell; EMI Gospel
  • Love, Peace & Happiness; Out of Eden; Lisa Kimmey, Kene Bell, Otto Price, Mooki Taylor, Liquid Beats, Ric Robbins, Todd Collins, Incorporated Elements, Danielle Kimmey; Gotee Records
  • Out the Box; Tonex; T. Bizzy, Marcus Hodges, Steve “The Chef” Russell, Kevin Bond; Verity Records
  • Playing Games; Raymond & Co.; Linslee Campbell; Integrity Gospel
Traditional Gospel Album of the Year
  • A Tribute to Mahalia Jackson; Lynda Randle; Barry Beckett; Gaither Music
  • Hymns From My Heart; Delores “Mom” Winans; Dana Reed; PureSprings Gospel
  • Joe Pace Presents - Sunday Morning Service; Joe Pace; Joseph Pace II, Terry Baker; Integrity Gospel
  • Still Here; The Williams Brothers; Melvin Williams, Doug Williams, Stan Jones; Blackberry Records
  • The Water I Give; Dottie Peoples; Dottie Peoples; Atlanta International Records
Contemporary Gospel Album of the Year
  • Celebrate; Ted & Sheri; Ted Winn, Sheri Jones-Moffett Neily Dickerson, Myron Butler, PJ Morton; Clarence “T-Lee” Hill III; Word Records
  • Live From Another Level; Israel & New Breed; Israel Houghton, Aaron W. Lindsey; Integrity Gospel
  • Nothing Without You; Smokie Norful; Cedric Caldwell, Victor Caldwell, Percy Bady, Asaph Ward, Tommy Sims, Josiah Bell, Smokie Norful, George Duke, Antonio Dixon, Myron Butler; EMI Gospel
  • Somethin’ ‘Bout Love; Fred Hammond; Fred Hammond, Warryn “Baby Dubb” Campbell; Ivan “Orthodox” Barias; Carvin “Ransum” Haggins, Steve “Supe” White; Verity Records
  • The J Moss Project; J Moss; Paul “pda” Allen, J Moss; GospoCentric Records
Praise & Worship Album of the Year
  • Arriving; Chris Tomlin; Ed Cash; Sixsteps Records
  • Carried Me: The Worship Project; Jeremy Camp; Adam Watts, Andy Dodd, Steve Hindalong, Mark Byrd; BEC Recordings
  • Devotion; Newsboys; Peter Furler; Sparrow Records
  • Let the Worshippers Arise; Phillips, Craig & Dean; Nathan Nockels; INO Records
  • Open Up the Gates; Planetshakers; Henry Seeley; Word Records
Instrumental Album of the Year
  • Caribbean Christmas; Various; Chris McDonald; Spring Hill Music
  • Handprint; Barry D.; Barry D.; Taqa Records
  • Piano Hymns: If You Could Hear What I See; Gordon Mote; Gordon Mote, Phil Johnson; Spring Hill Music
  • Songs of December; Various; Todd Collins, Eric Lautenbach; Beatmart Recordings
  • The Passion of the Christ Original Motion Picture Soundtrack; Various; John Debney; Mel Gibson; Integrity Music/Sony
Children's Music Album of the Year
  • Angel Alert!; Various; Celeste Clydesdale, David T. Clydesdale; Word Music
  • God of Wonders: The Praise Baby Collection; Christopher Davis; Big House Kids
  • Here I Am to Worship for Kids; Various; Matt Huesmann; Worship Together
  • Holy Moses!; Various; Kathie Hill; Word Music
  • Rockin’ Red; Various; Brian Green; Brentwood Records
  • Shout Praises! Kids 4; Various; Jeff Sandstrom; Integrity Music
Spanish Language Album of the Year
  • Cosas Poderosas; Coalo Zamorano; Coalo Zamorano; CanZion
  • Luz en Mi Vida; Pablo Olivares; Alejandro Allen; Vida/Piedra Angular
  • Recordando Otra Vez; Marcos Witt; Marcos Witt, Juan Salinas; CanZion
  • Te Amo Dios; Praise Street Worship Band; Dave Moody, James Cobble Jr., Wesley Pritchard, Eulises Canada, Nelson McSwain; Lamon Records
  • Tiempo de Navidad; Marcos Witt; Marcos Witt, Juan Salinas; CanZion
Special Event Album of the Year
  • Absolute Favorite Christmas; Big Daddy Weave, Warren Barfield, BarlowGirl, Big Tent Revival, Out of Eden, Jill Phillips, Erin O’Donnell, By The Tree, Exit East, Andrew Peterson, Inhabited, Kate Hurley, Tree63, Jennifer Knapp, Todd Agnew, OC Supertones, Kim Hill, Smalltown Poets, Michael English, Palisade, Derek Webb, Jim Brickman, Rivertribe, Kate Miner, Matthew Smith; Susan Riley, Otto Price, Holly Durtschi; Fervent Records
  • Gloria; Ginny Owens, Charlie Peacock, Amy Grant, Wayne Kirkpatrick, Christy Nockels, Michael W. Smith, Christine Dente, Shaun Groves, George Rowe, Taylor Sorensen, Alathea, Cindy Morgan; Charlie Peacock, Scott Dente; Rocketown Records
  • In the Name of Love - Artists United for Africa; Chris Tomlin, Todd Agnew, Grits featuring Jadyn Maria, Tait, delirious?, tobyMac, Sarah Kelly, Jars of Clay, Nichole Nordeman, Audio Adrenaline, Sixpence None The Richer, Starfield, Sanctus Real, Pillar; Lynn A. Nichols; Sparrow Records
  • Passion Hymns Ancient & Modern Live Songs of Our Faith; Chris Tomlin, David Crowder Band, Charlie Hall, Christy Nockels, Matt Redman; Nathan Nockels; Sixsteps Records
  • The Passion of the Christ: Songs; Third Day, Steven Curtis Chapman, MercyMe, Scott Stapp, POD, Brad Paisley, Sara Evans, Big Dismal, Lauryn Hill, Kirk Franklin, Yolanda Adams, MxPx, Mark Hoppus, Charlotte Church, BeBe Winans, Angie Stone, Dan Lavery; Tim Cook, Mark Joseph, Gregg Wattenberg, Steven Lerner; Lost Keyword Records/ Wind-Up Records
Musical of the Year
  • Believe; David T. Clydesdale, Steve Moore; Clydesdale & Clydesdale Music
  • Emmanuel - Celebrating Heaven’s Child; Joel Lindsey, Russell Mauldin; Brentwood-Benson Music
  • Eyes of Faith; David T. Clydesdale, Steve Moore; Clydesdale & Clydesdale Music
  • One Holy Lamb; David Guthrie; Word Music
  • Somebody’s Praying Me Through; Karla Worley, Gary Rhodes; Word Music
Youth/Children's Musical of the Year
  • Angel Alert!; Celeste Clydesdale; Clydesdale & Clydesdale Music
  • Fear Not Factor; Dennis Allen, Nan Allen; Brentwood-Benson Music
  • Holy Moses!; Kathie Hill; Kathie Hill Music
  • Voice of Truth; Dennis Allen, Nan Allen; Genevox Music
  • Worship Together; Steven V. Taylor; Word Music
Choral Collection of the Year
  • Blessing, Honor and Praise; Dave Williamson; Word Music
  • Closer; Geron Davis, Bradley Knight; Brentwood-Benson Music
  • Live...This is Your House; Carol Cymbala; Brooklyn Tabernacle Music
  • Start It Up - Christ Church Choir; Landy Gardner, Joy Gardner, Christopher Phillips; Brentwood-Benson Music
  • The Cross Said It All; Lari Goss; Word Music
Worship Song of the Year
  • “Blessed Be Your Name”; Matt Redman, Beth Redman; Thankyou Music, Worshiptogether.com Songs
  • ”Healing Rain”; Michael W. Smith, Martin Smith, Matt Bronleewe; Word Music, SmittyFly Music, Curious? Music UK, Songs From the Farm
  • ”Here I Am to Worship”; Tim Hughes; Thankyou Music
  • ”I Bless Your Name”; Elizabeth Goodine; Wayne Goodine Music
  • ”Who Am I”; Mark Hall; Club Zoo Music, SWECS Music
Recorded Music Packaging of the Year
  • Happy; Jan Cook, Tim Frank, Emily West, Clark Hook, Susan Levy; Clark Hook, Michael Lavine; Universal South
  • New Medicines; Asterik Studio; Ryan Clark; Kris McCaddon; Solid State Records
  • Passion Hymns Ancient & Modern Live Songs of Our Faith; Benji Peck; Sixsteps Records
  • Staple; Manuel J. Donayre; Flicker Records
  • The Collection; Eddy Boer; Bukwild; Ben Pearson, Kerri Stuart; Gotee Records
Short Form Music Video of the Year
  • ”American Dream”; Casting Crowns; Karl Horstmann; Triple Horse Entertainment; Beachstreet Records/Reunion Records
  • ”Bring Me Down”; Pillar; Randy Brewer; Roman White; Revolution Pictures; Flicker Records
  • ”Dare You To Move”; Switchfoot; Nina Grossman Warner; Robert Hales; HIS Entertainment; Sparrow Records
  • ”Letters From War”; Mark Schultz; Craig Miller; Marc Dobiecki; Craig Miller Productions, U.S. Army Combat Readiness Center; Word Records
  • ”Light Up Ahead”; Further Seems Forever; Plates Animation; Tooth & Nail Records
Long Form Music Video of the Year
  • !Hero The Rock Opera; Michael Tait, Mark Stuart, Rebecca St. James, T-Bone, Paul Wright, Billy Buchanan, Michael Quinlan, Donnie Lewis, Shannon Bain, Bob Farrell, Edward DeGarmo, Eric Welch; Broken Poet Productions; Meaux Records
  • Fernando Ortega Live in St. Paul; Fernando Ortega; Carl Diebold, Ken Conrad; Michael Sacci, Mitch White; Jupiter Project; Curb Records
  • Live From Atlanta; Casting Crowns; Karl Horstmann; Karl Horstmann; Triple Horse Entertainment; Beachstreet Records/Reunion Records
  • Live; MercyMe; Eric Welch; Tameron Hedge; Broken Poet Productions; INO Records
  • Switchfoot Live In San Diego; Switchfoot; Dwight Thompson; Dwight Thompson; New Revolution Entertainment; Sparrow Records



©2005 Gospel Music Association