The 47th Annual GMA Dove Awards were held at Lipscomb University’s Allen Arena last night and now, the winners have been announced.
Throughout the night, awards were handed out in 44 categories plus special award categories. The sold-out show was hosted by for KING & COUNTRY and Tye Tribbett and featured performances by TobyMac, Tamela Mann, Hillsong UNITED, Matthew West, Natalie Grant and DC Talk, who reunited for their first performance in 15 years.
Singer Lauren Daigle came out on top with three wins, including the prestigious Artist of the Year, and Bethel Music and Hillsong United followed closely behind with two wins each.
47th Annual Dove Award Winners:
Artist of the Year
New Artist of the Year
Song of the Year
“Good, Good Father”
Contemporary Christian Artist of the Year
for KING & COUNTRY
Songwriter of the Year – Artist
Gospel Artist of the Year – Non-Artist
Kirk Franklin , Fo Yo Soul Recordings/RCA Records
Southern Gospel Recorded Song of the Year
“I Am Blessed”
Worship Song of the Year:
“No Longer Slaves”
Album of the Year
This Is Not A Test // TobyMac
Traditional Gospel Album of the Year
Everyday Jesus // Anthony Brown & group therAPy
Worship Album of the Year
Empires // Hillsong United
Film of the Year
The show will air on TBN (Trinity Broadcasting Network) on Sunday, October 16 at 7 pm PST.