Nashville, TNÂ Â â€“ The nominations for theÂ 61st GRAMMYÂ® AwardsÂ were announced last Friday, December 7, 2018, during a live broadcast onÂ CBS This Morning.
Jason CrabbÂ â€“ critically acclaimed and highly lauded singer/songwriter/musician/author â€“ was honored to receive a nomination forÂ Best Roots Gospel Albumfor his latest release,Â Unexpected.
The project was produced byÂ Rascal Flatts’ Jay DeMarcusÂ and featuresÂ Gary LeVoxÂ (Flatts’ lead singer).
Upon news of the nomination, Crabb commented: “2018 has been such a great year, it has literally blown my mind. God has been amazingly generous with His blessings. I have the best family in the world and I love them with all my heart.
“I am so grateful to all the members of the Recording Academy for nominating this project,Â Unexpected. Overwhelmed only begins to describe the way I feel right now. I love this record and I am very passionate about it and the message that it conveys. Thank you Jay DeMarcus, Gary LeVox, the musicians, songwriters and everyone else who played a role in it! To top it all off, I am nominated beside some of my best friends. I am a blessed man!”
Jay DeMarcus comments, “This is wonderful news!!! There is no one more deserving of this than Jason. I am thrilled and honored to be a small part of it, and proud to call him my friend.”