37th Annual GMA Music Awards - Nominees

Nominations for the 37th Annual GMA Music Awards


Category
Nominee(s)
Song of the Year
  • "Cry Out to Jesus"; Mac Powell, Tai Anderson, Brad Avery, David Carr, Mark Lee; Consuming Fire 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)
  • "Held"; Christa Wells; Weimarhymes Publishing (ASCAP)
  • "Hide"; Joy Williams, Jason Houser, Matthew West; New Spring, Songs of Extreme, Cedar Sides, Word Music, Westies Music Publishing (ASCAP)
  • "Holy is the Lord"; Chris Tomlin, Louie Giglio; Worshiptogether.com Songs, sixsteps Music (ASCAP)
  • "How Great is Our God"; Chris Tomlin, Jesse Reeves, Ed Cash; Worshiptogether.com Songs (ASCAP), sixsteps Music (ASCAP), Alletrope Music (BMI)
  • "Indescribable"; Laura Story, Jesse Reeves; Worshiptogether.com Songs, sixsteps Music, Gleaning Publishing (ASCAP)
  • "Lifesong"; Mark Hall; Club Zoo Music, SWECS Music (BMI)
  • "Only Grace"; Matthew West, Kenny Greenberg; Word Music, Westies Music Publishing (ASCAP), Greenberg Music (BMI)
  • "Voice of Truth"; Mark Hall, Steven Curtis Chapman; Club Zoo Music, SWECS Music, Sparrow Song, Peach Hill Songs (BMI)
Songwriter of the Year
  • Chris Tomlin
  • Christa Wells
  • Laura Story
  • Mac Powell
  • Mark Hall
Male Vocalist of the Year
  • Chris Tomlin
  • David Phelps
  • Jason Crabb
  • Jeremy Camp
  • Mark Hall
Female Vocalist of the Year
  • Amy Grant
  • Bethany Dillon
  • Joy Williams
  • Natalie Grant
  • Nichole Nordeman
Group of the Year
  • BarlowGirl
  • Casting Crowns
  • David Crowder Band
  • Kutless
  • MercyMe
Artist of the Year
  • Casting Crowns
  • Chris Tomlin
  • Jeremy Camp
  • Natalie Grant
  • Switchfoot
New Artist of the Year
  • George Huff
  • Krystal Meyers
  • Mat Kearney
  • Stellar Kart
  • The Afters
Producer of the Year
  • Brown Bannister
  • Ed Cash
  • Mark A. Miller
  • Otto Price
  • Vince Gill
Rap/Hip Hop Recorded Song of the Year
  • “Are You Real?”; Behind the Musik; KJ-52 featuring Jon Micah Sumrall; Jonah Sorrentino, Aaron Sprinkle; BEC Recordings/Uprok Records
  • “Love (So Beautiful)”; Boogi Root; DJ Maj featuring Liquid Beats; Tony Shephard, Michael Allen, Victor Oquendo; Gotee Records
  • “Stereo”; Stereo: the evolution of hiprocksoul; 4th Avenue Jones; Ahmad Lewis, Tim Stewart, Derek Calloway; Gotee Records/Lookalive Records
  • “Trainwreck”; Bullet; Mat Kearney; Mat Kearney, Robert Marvin; Inpop Records
  • “We Don’t Play”; Dichotomy B; Grits featuring Manchild; Teron Carter, Stacy Jones, Ric Robbins, Otto Price, Greg Owens; Gotee Records
Rock Recorded Song of the Year
  • “Lay Down My Pride”; Restored; Jeremy Camp; Jeremy Camp, Jean-Luc Lajoie; BEC Recordings
  • “Let Go”; Another Journal Entry; BarlowGirl; Alyssa Barlow, Lauren Barlow, Rebecca Barlow, Vince Barlow, Mary Ann Barlow; Fervent Records
  • “The Wait Is Over”; Disciple; Disciple; Kevin Young, Brad Noah, Joey Fife, Tim Barrett, Travis Wyrick; S/R/E
  • “Who I Am Hates Who I’ve Been”; Mmhmm; Relient K; Matthew Theissen; Gotee Records/Capitol Records
  • The Slam”; Welcome to Diverse City; tobyMac featuring T-Bone; Toby McKeehan, Christopher Stevens, Joe Weber, T-Bone; Forefront Records
Rock/Contemporary Recorded Song of the Year
  • “Beautiful Love”; I Wish We All Could Win; The Afters; Marc Dodd, Brad Wigg, Joshua Havens, Matthew Fuqua; Simple Records/INO Records
  • “Here is Our King”; A Collision; David Crowder Band; David Crowder; sixsteps Records/Sparrow Records
  • “I Can't Do This”; Chaotic Resolve; Plumb; Tiffany Arbuckle Lee, Matt Bronleewe; Curb Records
  • “Mirror”; BarlowGirl; BarlowGirl; Alyssa Barlow, Lauren Barlow, Rebecca Barlow, Vince Barlow, Mary Ann Barlow; Fervent Records
  • “Stars”; Nothing is Sound; Switchfoot; Jon Foreman; Sparrow Records/Columbia Records
Pop/Contemporary Recorded Song of the Year
  • “Be My Escape”; Mmhmm; Relient K; Matthew Thiessen; Gotee Records/ Capitol Records
  • “Cry Out to Jesus”; Wherever You Are; Third Day; Mac Powell, Tai Anderson, Brad Avery, David Carr, Mark Lee; Essential Records
  • “Held”; Awaken; Natalie Grant; Christa Wells; Curb Records
  • “Hide”; Genesis; Joy Williams; Joy Williams, Jason Houser, Matthew West; Reunion Records
  • “Lifesong”; Lifesong; Casting Crowns; Mark Hall; Beachstreet Records/ Reunion Records
Inspirational Recorded Song of the Year
  • “All My Praise”; Hiding Place; Selah; Audrey Hatcher; Curb Records
  • “Days of Elijah”; He Is Exalted - Live Worship; Twila Paris; Robin Mark; Integrity Music
  • “Holy Ground”; Live at Brooklyn Tabernacle; Crabb Family; Geron Davis; Daywind Records
  • “In Christ Alone”; WOW #1’s; Brian Littrell; Don Koch, Shawn Craig; Reunion Records
  • “Lay It Down”; Beauty Has Grace; Jaci Velasquez; Chris Eaton, Don Poythress, Brian White; Word Records
Southern Gospel Recorded Song of the Year
  • “Good Morning Lord”; Faith, Hope, Joy; Young Harmony; John Lemonis, Marty Funderburk; Lamon Records
  • “Greater is He”; Live at Brooklyn Tabernacle; Crabb Family; Gerald Crabb; Daywind Music Group
  • “Long As I Got King Jesus”; Live in NYC; Brian Free & Assurance; James Cleveland; Daywind Music Group
  • “Not That You Died”; Monuments; Legacy Five; Belinda Smith, Tony Wood; Daywind Music Group
  • “Through the Fire”; Live at Brooklyn Tabernacle; Crabb Family featuring Brooklyn Tabernacle Choir; Gerald Crabb; Daywind Music Group
Bluegrass Recorded Song of the Year
  • “Living Prayer”; Lonely Runs Both Ways; Alison Krauss & Union Station; Ronald Block; Rounder Records
  • “Low and Down”; Perfect Love; McRaes; Annie McRae; Daywind Records
  • “One Rose”; One Rose; Lewis Family; Wayne Haun, Marty Funderburk, Mike Richards; Thoroughbred Records
  • “There Is Power in the Blood”; Hymns & Prayer Songs; Buddy Greene; Lewis E. Jones, Buddy Greene; Spring Hill Music Group
  • “Why Did I Wait So Long?”; Brand New Strings; Ricky Skaggs & Kentucky Thunder; Shawn Lane; Skaggs Family Records
Country Recorded Song of the Year
  • “Angels”; Passing Through; Randy Travis; Buck Moore, Troy Seals, Harvey McNalley; Word Records
  • “Jesus, Take the Wheel”; Some Hearts; Carrie Underwood; Brett James, Hillary Lindsey, Gordie Sampson; Arista/Arista Nashville/19 Recordings
  • “Mawmaw’s Song (In the Sweet By and By)”; Hymned; Bart Millard; Bart Millard, Barry Graul; Simple Records/INO Records
  • “They Don’t Understand”; Mission Temple Firework Stand; Sawyer Brown; Dean Chance, Teresa Chance, Steve Miller, Jeff Wood; Curb Records
  • “When I Get Where I’m Going”; Time Well Wasted; Brad Paisley featuring Dolly Parton; Rivers Rutherford, George Teren; Arista Nashville
Urban Recorded Song of the Year
  • “A Brighter Day”; Miracles; George Huff; Kenyetta Jerkins, Fred Jerkins III, Hector Diaz, George Huff, Delisha Thomas; Word Records
  • “Heaven”; Mary Mary; Mary Mary; Warryn Campbell, Erica Campbell, Trecina Campbell, Joi Campbell; My Block/Columbia/Sony Urban/Integrity Gospel
  • “Jesus Will”; Days of My Life; Antonio Neal; Antonio Neal; EMI Gospel
  • “Looking for You”; Hero; Kirk Franklin; Kirk Franklin, Patrice Rushen, Charles Mims, Shereelynn Brown, Fred Washington; Fo Yo Soul/Zomba
  • “Pray”; Purified; CeCe Winans; Mario Winans, Michael Jones, CeCe Winans; Puresprings Gospel/INO/Sony Urban/EPIC
Traditional Gospel Recorded Song of the Year
  • “All Night”; You Deserve My Worship; Alvin Darling; Alvin Darling; Emtro Gospel
  • “Been So Good To Me”; In the House of the Lord; The Mighty Clouds of Joy; Derrick Starks; EMI Gospel
  • “God Blocked It”; One Church Project; Kurt Carr; Kurt Carr; Gospo Centric/Zomba
  • “I Know the Truth (Lies)”; I Know the Truth; Shirley Caesar featuring Tonex; Tonex; Shu-Bel Records/Artemis Gospel
  • “We’ve Come to Magnify the Lord”; Rizen 2; Rizen; Kyle Bynoe, Damon Bracy, Eric Allen; Chez Musique/Artemis Gospel
  • “Whatever You Want (God’s Got It)”; Project Praise: Live in Atlanta; Chicago Mass Choir; Percy Gray Jr.; New Haven Records
Contemporary Gospel Recorded Song of the Year
  • “Be Blessed”; Day By Day; Yolanda Adams; James Harris III, Terry Lewis, James Q. Wright, Yolanda Adams; Atlantic Records
  • “God Is Able”; Nothing Without You; Smokie Norful; Smokie Norful; EMI Gospel
  • “I Will Find A Way”; Somethin’ Bout Love; Fred Hammond; Fred Hammond, Daniel Witherspoon; Verity Records
  • “Not Forgotten”; Alive In South Africa; Israel & New Breed; Israel Houghton, Aaron W. Lindsey; Integrity Gospel
  • “Presence of the Lord”; We Have Overcome; Christ Tabernacle Choir; Kurt Carr; Vital Communications
Worship Song of the Year
  • “Be Thou My Vision”; Traditional; Curb Songs, Littleberace Music, Okapi One Music
  • “Blessed Be Your Name”; Matt Redman, Beth Redman; Thankyou Music, Worshiptogether.com Songs
  • “Holy is the Lord”; Chris Tomlin, Louie Giglio; Worshiptogether.com Songs, sixsteps Music
  • “How Great Is Our God”; Chris Tomlin, Jesse Reeves, Ed Cash; Worshiptogether.com Songs, sixsteps Music, Alletrope Music
  • “Indescribable”; Laura Story, Jesse Reeves; Worshiptogether.com Songs, sixsteps Music, Gleaning Publishing
  • “Strong Tower”; Marc Byrd, Mark Lee, Aaron Sprinkle, Jon Micah Sumrall; Meaux Mercy, Blue Raft Music, Spinning Audio Vortex, Flush On The Flop Music, Consuming Fire Music, Thirsty Moon River Publishing, Indecisive Music Publishing
Rap/Hip Hop Album of the Year
  • Behind the Musik; KJ-52; Aaron Sprinkle, Todd Collins, Tedd T., KJ-52; BEC Recordings/Uprok Records
  • Boogi Root; DJ Maj; Tony Stone, DJ Form, Battle Roy, Flynn, Dave Lynch, Liquid Beats, Todd Collins, Tim Rosenau; Gotee Records
  • Dichotomy B; Grits; Ric Robbins, Teron Carter, Stacy Jones, CZ, Crisis, Otto Price, Pettidee, Zion; Gotee Records
  • Stereo: the evolution of hiprocksoul; 4th Avenue Jones; Ahmad Lewis, Tim Stewart, Bobby Ross, Iz Avila; Gotee Records/Lookalive Records
  • The Boy vs. The Cynic; John Reuben; John Zappin, CR Pendleton; Gotee Records
Rock Album of the Year
  • All Gas No Brake; Stellar Kart; Adam Agee, Brian Calcara, Jordan Messer, Cody Pellerin; Word Records
  • Beauty From Pain; Superchic[k]; Max Hsu; Inpop Records
  • Disciple; Disciple; Travis Wyrick; S/R/E Recordings
  • Mmhmm; Relient K; Mark Lee Townsend, Matthew Theissen; Gotee Records/Capitol Records
  • The Art of Breaking; Thousand Foot Krutch; Arnold Lanni; Tooth & Nail Records
Rock/Contemporary Album of the Year
  • A Collision; David Crowder Band; David Crowder, Jason Solley, Mike Hogan, Jack Parker, Mike Dodson, Jeremy Bush; sixsteps Records/Sparrow Records
  • Another Journal Entry; BarlowGirl; Otto Price; Fervent Records
  • I Wish We All Could Win; The Afters; Brown Bannister, Dan Muckala; Simple Records/INO Records
  • Nothing is Sound; Switchfoot; John Fields, Jon Foreman, Tim Foreman, Chad Butler, Jerome Fontamillas, Andrew Shirley; Sparrow Records/ Columbia Records
  • Wherever You Are; Third Day; Mac Powell, Tai Anderson, Brad Avery, David Carr, Mark Lee, Brown Bannister; Essential Records
Pop/Contemporary Album of the Year
  • Awaken; Natalie Grant; Bernie Herms, Shawn Shenkel, Phil Symonds, Rob Graves; Curb Records
  • Genesis; Joy Williams; Matt Bronleewe; Reunion Records
  • Lifesong; Casting Crowns; Mark A. Miller; Beachstreet Records/ Reunion Records
  • Redemption Songs; Jars of Clay; Dan Haseltine, Charlie Lowell, Steve Mason, Matt Odmark; Essential Records
  • Restored; Jeremy Camp; Aaron Sprinkle, Adam Watts, Andy Dodd; BEC Recordings
Inspirational Album of the Year
  • Believe; Natalie Grant; Bernie Herms; Curb Records
  • Greatest Hymns; Selah; Jason Kyle, Todd Smith, Allan Hall, Nicol Sponberg, John Andrew Schreiner; Curb Records
  • Hymned; Bart Millard; Brown Bannister, Bart Millard; Simple Records/INO Records
  • Life is a Church; David Phelps; Greg Bieck; Word Records
  • Rock of Ages...Hymns & Faith; Amy Grant; Brown Bannister, Vince Gill; Word Records
Southern Gospel Album of the Year
  • Bill Gaither; Bill Gaither; Michael Sykes, Bill Gaither; Gaither Music Group
  • Common Thread; Oak Ridge Boys; Michael Sykes, Duane Allen; Spring Hill Music Group
  • Ernie Haase & Signature Sound; Ernie Haase & Signature Sound; Lari Goss; Gaither Music Group
  • Live at Brooklyn Tabernacle; Crabb Family; Jason Crabb, Adam Crabb, Aaron Crabb, Kelly Bowling; Daywind Music Group
  • Live in NYC; Brian Free & Assurance; Wayne Haun; Daywind Music Group
Bluegrass Album of the Year
  • Hymns & Prayer Songs; Buddy Greene; Buddy Greene; Spring Hill Music Group
  • New Beginnings; DEWgrass; Rabbit Easter, Rick Hendrix, Stan Dailey, Mark Whitehead; Hendrix Music
  • One Rose; Lewis Family; Wayne Haun; Thoroughbred Records
  • Shine On; Ralph Stanley; Ralph Stanley II; Rebel Records
  • So Glad; The Bradleys; Dave Moody, Nelson McSwain; Lamon Records
Country Album of the Year
  • About You; Corey Brooks; Dave Moody; Lamon Records
  • Count It All Joy; Susie Luchsinger; Darrin Vincent; New Haven Records
  • Glory Train; Randy Travis; Kyle Lehning; Word Records
  • Perfect Love; McRaes; Bubba Smith; Daywind Music Group
  • Soul’s Chapel; Marty Stuart & His Fabulous Superlatives; Marty Stuart; Universal South/Superlatone
Urban Album of the Year
  • Charles & Taylor; Charles & Taylor; Travon Potts; Integrity Gospel
  • Day By Day; Yolanda Adams; Yolanda Adams, Shiba Freeman Haley, Gregory G. Curtis, Kirk Franklin, Barry Eastmond, Gordon Chambers, Phil Galdston, Jimmy Jam, Terry Lewis, James “Big Jim” Wright, Shep Crawford, Troy Taylor, Mike City, Rickey Minor; Atlantic Records
  • Hero; Kirk Franklin; Kirk Franklin, Chris Godbey, Shaun Martin; Fo Yo Soul/Zomba
  • Just Until; Kierra “Kiki” Sheard; Rodney Jerkins, Carlin Muccular, PAJAM, Warryn Campbell, Akil Thompson, CZ, Lee Jerkins, David Hackley Jr., Paul Boutte, Brother Wilson, Jazz Nixon, Battle Roy, Paul Allen, J. Moss, David Lynch; EMI Gospel
  • Miracles; George Huff; Ron Walters, Geno Finley, David Benson, Uncle Freddie, Dan Muckala, Greg Bieck, Reed Vertelney, Bruce Roberts; Word Records
Traditional Gospel Album of the Year
  • Atom Bomb; Blind Boys of Alabama; John Chelew; Narada/EMI Gospel
  • I Know the Truth; Shirley Caesar; Sanchez Harley, Shirley Caesar, Ay’Ron Lewis, Carolyn Sanders; Shu-Bel Records/Artemis Gospel
  • I Shall Not Be Moved; Rev. F.C. Barnes; Luther Barnes; AIR Gospel
  • In the House of the Lord; The Mighty Clouds of Joy; Sanchez Harley; EMI Gospel
  • Live in Memphis, He Said It; Dottie Peoples; Rev. Gerald Thompson, Dottie Peoples; AIR Gospel
  • Project Praise: Live in Atlanta; Chicago Mass Choir; Percy Gray Jr.; New Haven Records
  • Rizen 2; Rizen; Sanchez Harley, Ay’Ron Lewis; Chez Musique/Artemis Gospel
Contemporary Gospel Album of the Year
  • Dream; BeBe Winans; Tom Hemby, BeBe Winans, Steve McKeever, Evan Lamberg; Still Waters/Sony/Integrity Gospel
  • Mary Mary; Mary Mary; Warryn Campbell, Dontae Winslow, Nisan Stewart, Steve Huff, Charlie Beveal, Kenny Beveal, Jazz Nixon; Sony Urban/ Columbia/My Block
  • Now Is The Time; Anointed; Steve Crawford, Da’Dra Crawford Greathouse, Warryn Campbell, Roger Ryan, Mark Heimermann, Dewayne Swan; Columbia/Sony Urban/Integrity Music
  • Psalms, Hymns & Spiritual Songs; Donnie McClurkin; Donnie McClurkin, Kevin Bond; Verity Records
  • When He Came; Martha Munizzi; Aaron Pearce, Aaron Lindsey; Martha Munizzi Music
  • Worshipper; Darwin Hobbs; Israel Houghton, Aaron Lindsey, Darwin Hobbs; EMI Gospel
Praise & Worship Album of the Year
  • Alive in South Africa; Israel & New Breed; Israel Houghton, Aaron Lindsey, Integrity Gospel
  • Blessed Be Your Name The Songs of Matt Redman Vol. 1; Matt Redman, Nathan Nockels; Sparrow Records/sixstepsrecords
  • He Is Exalted (Live Worship); Twila Paris; David Hamilton; Integrity Music
  • Rescue (Live Worship); NewSong; Paul Mills, Scotty Wilbank; Integrity Music
  • Strong Tower; Kutless; Aaron Sprinkle; BEC Recordings
Instrumental Album of the Year
  • Adonai; Hector David; Mark Gasbarro, Jeff Hamlin, Paul Mills, Miguel Angel Villagran; Integrity Music
  • Life; Andy Hunter; Tedd T., Andy Hunter; Sparrow Records
  • Songs of Remembrance; Wayne Haun; Daywind Music Group
  • The Power of Your Love; Mark McClure; Ken Barker, Mark McClure; Word Music
  • Tribute to Bill and Gloria Gaither; Anthony Burger; Anthony Burger; Gaither Music Group
Children's Music Album of the Year
  • Absolute Modern Worship for Kids; Various; Craig Adams; Fervent Records
  • Born to Worship - The Praise Baby Collection; Various; Christopher Davis; Big House Kids
  • Cedarmont Worship For Kids Volume 1; Various; Mike Gay, Sue Gay, Christopher Davis, Matt Huesmann; Cedarmont Kids
  • Here I Am To Worship for Kids 2; Various; Matt Huesmann; Worship Together
  • Jesus Is My Superhero; Hillsong; David Wakerley, Gio Galanti, Aran Puddle, Darlene Zschech, Juila A’Bell; Hillsong Music/Integrity Music
Spanish Language Album of the Year
  • Adorar - Cantos de Alabanza y Adoracion; Various; Phil Sillas; Spring Hill Worship
  • Brillas; Assiria Do Nascimento; Miguel Villagran; Hosanna! Music
  • Dios es Bueno; Marcos Witt; Marcos Witt, Juan Salinas; Canzion
  • En Vivo desde Costa Rica; Funky; Luis Marrero; Funkytown/Canzion
  • Hip Hop y Reggaeton Constructivo; 7th Poet; Luis Sandoz; Funkytown/Canzion
  • Leonardo; Leonardo; Isaac Hernandez, Leonardo Villanueva; Lamon Records
  • Mi Proposito; Julissa; Mike Rivera; Integrity Music
Special Event Album of the Year
  • Come Let Us Adore Him; Ana Laura, Bebo Norman, Danielle Young, Joy Williams, Cliff Young, Andrew Osenga, Cindy Morgan, Krystal Meyers, Josh Brown, Jars of Clay, Third Day, Christine Byrd; Steve Hindalong, Marc Byrd, Brown Bannister, Dan Haseltine, Charlie Lowell, Steve Mason, Matt Odmark, Derri Daughtery; Essential Records
  • Happy Christmas Volume Four; Switchfoot, Relient K, Hawk Nelson, Eisley, Emery, Anberlin, Starflyer 59, Aaron Gillespie, Kenny Vasoli, Mae, Copeland, Spoken, The Fold, Number One Gun, John Davis; Samuel Ashworth, Jon Foreman, Tim Foreman, Chad Butler, Jerome Fontamillas, Andrew Shirley, Aaron Sprinkle, Matt Goldman, Chauntelle DuPree, Sherri DuPree, Weston DuPree, Stacy DuPree, Jonathan Wilson, Jason Martin, Jeff Cloud, Frank Lenz, Dave Elkins, Zach Gering, Mark Padgett, Jacob Marshall, Rob Sweitzer, Bryan Laurenson, Aaron Marsh, Mark Lee Townsend, Matt Thiessen, Nathan Walters, Travis Wyrick, Daniel Castady, Aaron Green, Keith Mochel, Mark Rhoades, Anthony Vero, John Davis; Tooth & Nail Records
  • Music Inspired by the Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, The Witch, and The Wardrobe; Jeremy Camp, Steven Curtis Chapman, David Crowder Band, Delirious?, Bethany Dillon, Jars of Clay, Kutless, Nichole Nordeman, Rebecca St. James, tobyMac, Chris Tomlin; Ed Cash, Steven Curtis Chapman, David Crowder, Andy Dodd, Sam Gibson, Dan Haseltine, Charlie Lowell, Steve Mason, Matt Odmark, Jay Joyce, Shaun Shenkel, Aaron Sprinkle, Toby McKeehan, Adam Watts, Christopher Stevens, Mitch Dane; Sparrow Records
  • Passion: How Great is Our God; David Crowder Band, Chris Tomlin, Matt Redman, Watermark, Charlie Hall, Shane & Shane; Nathan Nockels; sixstepsrecords/Sparrow Records
  • WoW Christmas Green; Amy Grant, Natalie Grant, Rebecca St. James, Steven Curtis Chapman, tobyMac, ZOEgirl, NewSong, Jaci Velasquez, Chris Tomlin, Jars of Clay, Casting Crowns, Third Day, BarlowGirl, Avalon, CeCe Winans, Joy Williams, Bethany Dillon, Michael W. Smith, Matthew West, Clay Aiken, Point of Grace, Building 429, Kutless, Relient K, Big Daddy Weave, Selah, David Crowder Band, Mark Schultz, FFH, Jump 5; Michael Omartian, Bernie Herms, Matt Bronleewe, Brown Bannister, Steven Curtis Chapman, Toby McKeehan, Jeff Savage, Leonard Ahlstrom, Chris Harris, Ed Cash, Dan Haseltine, Charlie Lowell, Steve Mason, Matt Odmark, Robert Beeson, Mark A. Miller, Dale Oliver, Scotty Wilbanks, Mac Powell, Tai Anderson, Brad Avery, David Carr, Mark Lee, Otto Price, Steve Harvey, Matthew West, Walter Afansieff, Monroe James, Aaron Sprinkle, Mark Lee Townsend, Mike Weaver, Jeremy Redmon, Jason Kyle, Todd Smith, Allan Hall, Nicol Sponberg, David Crowder, Jeromy Deibler, Mark Hammond, Word Records
Musical of the Year
  • Amazing Grace; Sue C. Smith, Russell Mauldin, Brentwood Music Publications
  • Grace That Amazes; Claire Cloninger, Lari Goss; Word Music
  • Redemption: Power of the Cross; Sue C. Smith, David Moffitt, Travis Cottrell; Benson Music Publications
  • Sing Joy; Geron Davis, Bradley Knight; Benson Music Publications
  • Wondrous Gift; Deborah Craig-Claar, David T. Clydesdale; Clydesdale & Clydesdale Music
Youth/Children's Musical of the Year
  • Christmas in Reverse; Kathie Hill, Melody Morris; Kathie Hill Music
  • Christmas Starr; Annette Oden, Jeff Sandstrom; Integrity Music
  • Extreme Christmas; Steven V. Taylor; Brentwood Music Publications
  • His Renown; Steven V. Taylor, Louie Giglio; Word Music
  • King of the Jungle; Celeste Clydesdale; Clydesdale & Clydesdale Music
Choral Collection of the Year
  • Bigger Than Life; Michael Neale, Harold Ross, Jay Rouse; Integrity Music
  • Come, Let Us Adore Him; Lari Goss; Word Music
  • Great and Marvelous-Celebrating the Songs of Tommy Walker Vol. 2; Tommy Walker, Bradley Knight; Benson Music Publications
  • Hymns (Classic Songs for Modern Worship); Rob Howard, Scott Harris, Ken Barker; Word Music
  • Seasons of Praise; Carol Cymbala; Brooklyn Tabernacle Music
Recorded Music Packaging of the Year
  • Add to the Beauty (Sara Groves); Dana Salsedo; Wayne Brezinka; Kristin Barlowe; INO Records
  • Life (Andy Hunter); Jan Cook, Tim Frank, Marcus Melton; Joshua Sage Newman; Thomas Petillo; Sparrow Records
  • Mmhmm (Relient K); Eddy Boer, Greg Leppert; Gotee Records/Capitol Records
  • O God, The Aftermath (Norma Jean); Asterik Studios, Ryan Clark, Jeff Gros; Solid State Records
  • Redemption Songs (Jars of Clay); Stephanie McBrayer, Tim Parker; Jimmy Abegg; Essential Records
  • The Boy vs. The Cynic (John Reuben); Greg Leppert, Eddy Boer; David Johnson; Gotee Records
  • The Everglow (Mae); Asterik Studio, Dave Elkins, Zach Gehring, Mark Padgett, Jacob Marshall, Rob Sweitzer; Ryan Clark; Jeff Gros; Tooth & Nail Records
  • The Question (Emery); Asterik Studio, Toby Morrell, Devin Shelton, Matt Carter, Chopper, Dave Powell, Josh Head; Ryan Clark; Jerad Knudson; Tooth & Nail Records
  • You Can’t Trust a Ladder (The Myriad); Sarah Sung; Jerad Knudson; Floodgate Records
Short Form Music Video of the Year
  • "Apparitions of Melody"; Kids in the Way; Tamera Brooks; Blake McClure; Stray Dog; Flicker Records
  • "Be My Escape"; Relient K; Rachel Curl; Charles Jensen; Anonymous Content; Gotee Records/Capitol Records
  • "Let This One Stay"; Dizmas; Kevin Anderson; Sam Stanton; Steelehouse Productions; Credential Recordings
  • "Move"; Thousand Foot Krutch; Erik Press; Brandon Dickerson; Merge, Crossroads Films; Tooth & Nail Records
  • "Quien Sabe"; Kyosko; Kyosko; Oscar Frenkel; Holy Music SA/EMI Argentina
  • "Stars"; Switchfoot; Coleen Haynes; Scott Speer; HIS Productions; Sparrow Records/Columbia Records
Long Form Music Video of the Year
  • A Night of Stories & Songs; Mark Schultz; Ken Carpenter; Franklin Films; Word Records
  • Live at Brooklyn Tabernacle; Crabb Family; Aaron Crabb, Adam Crabb, Jason Crabb, Kelly Bowling, Brian Hudson, Kim Ryan White; Russell Hall; Oaktree Productions; Daywind Music
  • Live From Another Level; Israel & New Breed; Israel Houghton, Aaron Lindsey; Integrity Gospel
  • Live Wire; Third Day; Michael Sacci; Carl Diebold; Jupiter Project; Essential Records
  • Stacie Orrico Live in Japan; Stacie Orrico; Chris Kraft; Jim Gable; Graying & Balding; Forefront Records

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