NASHVILLE, Tennâ€”January 19th, 2011â€”Gospel music mainstays Jeff & Sheri Easter visited Nashville last
night to enjoy the nominee celebration for the 53rd Annual GRAMMYÂ® Awards, an annual gathering of nominees and members and officers of the National Association of Recording Arts & Sciences, Inc. (NARAS).
The couple met up with old friends and new acquaintances at the red carpeted event held at the Loews Vanderbilt Hotel in downtown Nashville in honor of their recent nomination, the second of their career, for Best Southern, Country or Bluegrass Gospel Album, recognizing the groupâ€™s most recent GMA DOVE Award-winning release, Expecting Good Things (Spring Hill Music Group/She Loved Music), produced by Jeff & Sheri Easter and Greg Cole.
The 53rd Annual GRAMMYÂ® Awards will take place at the STAPLES Center in Los Angeles, broadcast live on CBS on Sunday, February 13th, 2011. All information regarding nominated recordings for the 53rd Annual GRAMMYÂ® Awards is available on www.grammy.com.
ABOUT JEFF & SHERI EASTER
Two-time GRAMMYÂ®-nominated Jeff & Sheri Easter are Gospel music treasures. They are featured regularly on the Gaither HOMECOMING videos and international HOMECOMING tours in addition to their own heavy schedule of appearances. Jeff & Sheri are the recipients of six GMA DOVE Awards, 15 Singing News Fan Awards, three Society for the Preservation of Bluegrass Music Association Awards, two International Country Gospel Music Association honors, 16 Voice Awards, four Southern Gospel Music Fan Fair Awards, five SGN Scoops Diamond Awards, four Hearts Aflame Awards and three Cash Box Awards.
Formed in 1988 following childhoods as part of their respective, nationally-known family groupsâ€”The Lewis Family and The Easter Brothers, the married couple is joined today on stage by their childrenâ€”Madison and Morgan Easterâ€”who round out the group. The group is known for such hits as â€œRoses Will Bloom Again,â€ â€œPraise His Name,â€ â€œThread of Hope,â€ â€œSpeak to the Mountainâ€ and many others including â€œBorn to Climb,â€ which garnered a 2010 DOVE Award.
For further information, visit www.jeffandsherieaster.com.