NASHVILLE, Tenn.Â â€“ Trevecca Nazarene University hosted the first date on the â€œDiamond Awards On Tourâ€ concert series last week. The show was held last Thursday, April 14, 2011 in the Convocation Center in the new Boone Business Center.
The â€œDiamond Awards On Tourâ€ show was put on by Coastal Media Group and SGN Scoops Digital in an effort to bring awareness to the Diamond Awards program and attract new readers to the already popular digital magazine. In addition, the evening was streamed live on the internet for people all across the country to enjoy.
The evening was hosted by Coastal Media Groupâ€™s Rob Patz and Matthew Dudney and featured show-stopping performances from HisSong, Beyond the Ashes, Christy Sutherland, and Wilburn & Wilburn.
Christy Sutherland said, â€œI had a great time performing at the â€˜Diamond Awards on Tourâ€™ concert last week with Beyond The Ashes, HisSong and Wilburn and Wilburn. Â I look forward to sharing the stage with these talented artists again in the future.â€
“What an honor it was to be a part of the â€˜Diamond Awards On Tourâ€™,â€ mentioned Beyond the Ashesâ€™ Anthony Facello. â€œWe appreciate what SGN Scoops Digital is doing to expand the industry. Â We cannot wait to do this again in the coming future.”
Coastal Media Groupâ€™s Rob Patz said, â€œWe had such an incredible evening last Thursday! Each artist gave their all, and we are so excited to go to our next stop on the â€˜Diamond Awards On Tourâ€™!â€
The Evie Hawkins Agency is the corporate sponsor for the “Diamond Awards On Tour” concert series.
This yearâ€™s Diamond Awards program will take place on Thursday, June 30, 2011 as a part of the 3rd Annual Branson Gospel Music Revival in Branson, Missouri.
The Diamond Awards are currently accepting nominations for the Top 10 Ballot in this yearâ€™s program. To find out how you can nominate your favorite artists, visit http://www.sgnscoops.com for more information.
Hosts, performers and sponsors for the 2011 Diamond Awards will be announced at a later date.
About the Diamond Awards
The Diamond Awards were transferred over to the SGN Scoops Digital several years ago after the original home for the awards, the Gospel Voice Magazine, folded.Â The Diamond Awards are a fan-based award that allows the fans to choose the nominees as well as the winners in each year.Â The awards show is based during the Branson Gospel Music Convention every July.