Congratulations to the TOP 5 “J.D. Sumner LIVING LEGEND Award” 2020 Diamond Awards

Diamond Awards presented by Coastal Media


A once-in-a-lifetime honor to recognize the living performer for whom the fans feel has made the greatest contribution to Southern Gospel music over a career spanning 25 years or more. PREVIOUS WINNERS: (No longer eligible for this award)
Bill Gaither, Squire Parsons, Ben Speer, Connie Hopper, Claude Hopper, Ann Downing & LuLu Roman


Jan Buckner Goff


Danny Funderburk



Les Butler


Ed O’Neal



Happy Birthday Randy Shelnut!

Randy Dale Shelnut



We will be posting each category throughout the day. The Voting link will be posted at the bottom of the last category.


*The Diamond Awards will be held later this year in Nashville, Tennessee. Date, Time, Venue, and Ticket Information to be Announced.