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StowTown Records Garners Eight GMA Dove Award Nominations

Written by SGN Scoops Staff on February 25, 2012 – 5:32 pm -

NASHVILLE, TENN.  The Gospel Music Association (GMA) announced the nominations for the 43rd Annual GMA Dove Awards earlier this week at a press conference in Atlanta, GA at the Georgian Hotel.

StowTown Records is pleased to congratulate Ernie Haase & Signature Sound, Doug Anderson, The Collingsworth Family and producer Wayne Haun on their GMA Dove Award nominations in the following categories:

  • Song of the Year: “I’ve Been Here Before,” Ernie Haase & Signature Sound
  • Southern Gospel Recorded Song of the Year: “I’ve Been Here Before,” Ernie Haase & Signature Sound (Here We Are Again)
  • Country Recorded Song of the Year: “Dreamin’ Wide Awake,” Doug Anderson (Dreamin’ Wide Awake)
  • Country Album of the Year: Dreamin’ Wide Awake, Doug Anderson
  • Inspirational Song of the Year: “I’ll Take What’s Left,” Doug Anderson, (Dreamin’ Wide Awake)
  • Southern Gospel Album of the Year: Part Of The Family, The Collingsworth Family
  • Long Form Music Video of the Year: Fear Not Tomorrow, The Collingsworth Family
  • Producer of the Year: Wayne Haun

 

StowTown Records, founded in 2011 under the direction of Ernie Haase and Wayne Haun, is distributed worldwide through Provident Distribution. The independent label has quickly gained industry attention with chart-topping releases from their artist roster. For more information on StowTown Records, visit www.StowTownRecords.com.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The GMA Dove Awards is Christian/Gospel music’s biggest night of the year, where top artists from every style of gospel music come together for a night of music and celebration as the GMA bestows the industry’s highest honor. The 2012 GMA Dove Awards will be held on Thursday, April 19th at Atlanta’s famed Fox Theater. For more information, please visit www.doveawards.com or www.gospelmusic.org.


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Daywind Music Group Shines In The 2012 Dove Award Nominations

Written by SGN Scoops on February 23, 2012 – 4:30 am -

 

Hendersonville, TN (February 22, 2011) – During a press conference, held this morning at the Fox Theatre’s Grand Salon in Atlanta, GA, the final Dove nominees for the 43rd Annual GMA Dove Awards were announced. Daywind Music Group is incredibly honored to have received 10 nominations this year.The Perrys were honored with a Song of the Year nomination for “Celebrate Me Home” (Lindsey & Haun), in addition to one for Southern Gospel Song of the Year.  Karen Peck & New River’s newest album, Reach Out (Haun), received a nod for Southern Gospel Album, with the song “Good Things Are Happening” (Haun & Isaacs) being recognized for Country Song of the Year. The Chigger Hill Boys & Terri garnered two nominations, with their album, Indescribable: Bluegrass Meets Worship (Mark Dunham), receiving a nod for Bluegrass Album of the Year and the song, “Indescribable” (Reeves & Story), receiving one for Bluegrass Recorded Song of the Year. Daywind received three nominations in the Country Album of the Year category, with Marshall Hall’s Brighter One (Hall, DeMarcus & English), Wilburn & Wilburn’s Family Ties (Isaacs), and Going Places (Sykes) by Crabb Revival all earning recognition.  Rounding out the Daywind nominations is Love Won by Kenna Turner West, published through Daywind Music Publishing, and nominated for Musical Of The Year.Ed Leonard, President of Daywind Records, shares, “We are so proud of our artists, songwriters, and producers for their Dove Award nominations.  It is an honor that the Dove voters have recognized them for their creativity in this way.”The 43rd Annual GMA Dove Awards will be held on Thursday, April 19, 2012, at the historic Fox Theatre in Atlanta, GA. While the awards are the purpose of the show, music performances will definitely share center stage at the GMA Dove Awards, showcasing some of Gospel music’s hottest and most diverse artists. Tickets to the 43rd Annual GMA Dove Awards are currently on sale through the Fox Theatre Box Office or at ticketmaster.com. For more information on the GMA, visit gospelmusic.org.Daywind Records is based in Hendersonville, TN, and is distributed worldwide through New Day Christian Distributors. In addition to the artists mentioned, Daywind is home to many other great artists such as Greater Vision and the Blackwood Brothers, among others. For more information on Daywind Records, visit www.daywindrecords.com.


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