NASHVILLE, Tenn—January 19th, 2011—Gospel music mainstays Jeff & Sheri Easter visited Nashville last
night to enjoy the nominee celebration for the 53rd Annual GRAMMY® 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 group’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 GRAMMY® 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 GRAMMY® Awards is available on www.grammy.com.
ABOUT JEFF & SHERI EASTER
Two-time GRAMMY®-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 groups—The Lewis Family and The Easter Brothers, the married couple is joined today on stage by their children—Madison and Morgan Easter—who round out the group. The group is known for such hits as “Roses Will Bloom Again,” “Praise His Name,” “Thread of Hope,” “Speak to the Mountain” and many others including “Born to Climb,” which garnered a 2010 DOVE Award.
For further information, visit www.jeffandsherieaster.com.