The Music, Inside, and Beyond
25 January 2018

#C1RNews Gospel Music Celebrates the Grammy’s @RecordingAcad @HezikiahWalker

The 60th Annual Grammy Awards are upon us and Bishop Hezekiah Walker hosted a star studded event to congratulate and celebrate the nominees in the the gospel categories at the prestigious event. The crowd was filled with supporters and industry professionals who gathered to say thank you for another amazing year in Gospel Music. We enjoyed the sounds and showcase of the amazing Maranda Curtis, as well as appearances by Grammy Nominees Anita Wilson, who after the death of her father revealed that before his death he was able to marry her and her producer/best-friend Rick Robinson; and JJ Hairston who brought called up the writer of his nominated song You Deserve It – David Bloom. Jason Nelson, Deon Kipping, and other radio personalities graced the stage to show gratitude to the honorees.


Here are the Nominees in the Gospel Music Category:

Best Gospel Performance/Song

• Too Hard Not To
Tina Campbell; Tina Campbell & Warryn Campbell, songwriters

• You Deserve It
JJ Hairston & Youthful Praise Featuring Bishop Cortez Vaughn; David Bloom, JJ Hairston, Phontane Demond Reed & Cortez Vaughn, songwriters

• Better Days

• My Life
The Walls Group; Warryn Campbell, Eric Dawkins, Damien Farmer, Damon Thomas, Ahjah Walls & Darrel Walls, songwriters

• Never Have To Be Alone
CeCe Winans; Dwan Hill & Alvin Love III, songwriters

Best Gospel Album

• Crossover: Live From Music City
Travis Greene

• Bigger Than Me

• Close
Marvin Sapp

• Sunday Song
Anita Wilson

• Let Them Fall In Love
CeCe Winans

For a complete listing of the 60th Grammy Awards Nominees : https://www.grammy.com/grammys/news/60th-grammy-awards-full-nominees-list

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