Hendersonville, Tenn.Â â€“ During the GRAMMYÂ® Nominations Concert Live: Countdown To Musicâ€™s Biggest Night, held last night in Los Angeles, Calif., the Recording AcademyÂ® announced the nominees for the 52nd Annual GRAMMYÂ® Awards. Daywind Recordsâ€™ artist, Triumphant Quartet received the nomination for Best Southern, Country or Bluegrass Gospel Album, for their recent release, Everyday.
The recording was produced and arranged by award-winning producer, Wayne Haun. Triumphant Quartetâ€™s pianist, Jeff Stice, was associate producer on the album. This nomination comes on the heels of Southern Gospel music fans voting the group Quartet Of The Year at the annual Singing News Fan Awards, held in Louisville, Ken.
Triumphant Quartetâ€™s Eric Bennett shared how the group is feeling about the nomination. â€œWe are amazed and honored. We constantly stand in awe of the ways God moves in our ministry. If this nomination will help further our opportunities to tell people about the goodness of God, it is a tremendous gift. We thank the members of the Recording AcademyÂ® and all of the people who are a part of helping Triumphant Quartet to reach people through this music.â€
The 52nd Annual GRAMMYÂ® Awards will be held on “GRAMMYÂ® Sunday,” Jan. 31, 2010, at Staples Center in Los Angeles and will be broadcast live in high definition TV and 5.1 surround sound on CBS from 8â€“11:30 p.m. (ET/PT).
Daywind Records is based in Hendersonville, Tenn., and is distributed worldwide through New Day Christian Distributors. Everyday can also be found at Christian retailers everywhere and on iTunes. In addition to Triumphant Quartet, Daywind is home to many other great artists such as Karen Peck & New River and the Booth Brothers, among others.