NASHVILLE, Tenn.â€”April 15, 2013â€”TheÂ Absolutely Gospel Music AwardsÂ were awarded last week on April 9, 2013 in a ceremony in Smyrna, TN and it proved to be a big night forÂ CURB Recordsâ€™ artist,Michael English. The legendary, critically acclaimed vocalist received double honors being namedÂ Producer of the YearÂ andÂ Fan Favorite Artist of the YearÂ for 2013.
he Absolutely Gospel Music Awards are voted by fan nominations and the fans decide the winners. This makes the awards even more special. â€œI love to sing and I love to produce Gospel music,â€ said English. â€œSo, to be honored for both parts â€“ on stage and off â€“ by the fans of gospel music, makes these awards extremely special. I am grateful and honored. Thank you!â€
In addition to the awards, Michael performed his first single,Â â€œStubborn,â€Â from the project,Â Some People Change,Â recently released by CURB Records. The single is already a hit and is gaining even more momentum as the songâ€™s message of having â€œa molecule of faithâ€ reaches the listener right where they are. The capacity crowd responded to the song with tears and a standing ovation, visibly touching Michael as he left the stage.
Currently, Michael is on tour with the Gaither Vocal Band and making select solo appearances. You can stay connect with Michael atÂ www.MichaelEnglishMusic.
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Some People Change,Â the latest release from Michael English, is current available atwww.MichaelEnglushMusic.com, LifeWay, Walmart, and all other retail outlets and digital retailers iTunes, Amazon and more. For bookings, please contact the Beckie Simmons Agency atÂ 615-595-7500.