The Gospel Music Association recently announced the return of the legendary GMA Dove Awards to Music City for its 44th year of honors, to be hosted at Lipscomb University on Tuesday, Oct 15, in Allen Arena. The ceremony will be nationally televised at 8 p.m. EST on GMC TV.
"The Dove Awards has a tradition of bringing our music community together to celebrate God's goodness as a family," says GMA Executive Director Jackie Patillo. "We continue to be especially grateful for all the record labels and industry professionals who work tirelessly to support our artists, and GMC TV who, by broadcasting the Dove Awards, will get the music out to an even greater audience."
The Dove Awards are to broadcast on the UP! Television Network.
Final nominees were announced Aug. 21 from Allen Arena. They include Chris Tomlin, Francesca Battistelli, Lecrae, Tamela Mann, Matt Redman, Wayne Haun, Capital Kings, Colton Dixon, TobyMac and Tasha Cobbs.
Tickets for the 44th annual GMA Dove Awards are available at www.doveawards.com.