Sunday, January 6, 2008

The 2008 Grammy nominations list: GOSPEL ONLY!

Below is the nominations list for the 2008 Grammy Awards (Gospel Only). If you look closely you might have an idea of the artist i want to take home the award.

Best Gospel Performance
East To West
Casting Crowns
Track from: The Altar And The Door
[Beach Street Records/Reunion Records]

Blessed & Highly Favored
The Clark Sisters
Track from: Live - One Last Time
[EMI Gospel]

Never Gonna Break My Faith
Aretha Franklin & Mary J. Blige (Featuring The Harlem Boys Choir)
Track from: Bobby: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
[Island Def Jam]

With Long Life
Israel And New Breed Featuring T-Bone
Track from: A Deeper Level
[Integrity Music]

He Set My Life To Music
CeCe WinansTrack from: She Was Country When Country Wasn't Cool - A Tribute To Barbara Mandrell
[BNA Records]

Best Gospel Song

Blessed & Highly Favored
Karen Clark-Sheard, songwriter (The Clark Sisters)
Track from: Live - One Last Time
[EMI Gospel; Publisher: K. Sheard's Melody]

East To West
Mark Hall & Bernie Herms, songwriters (Casting Crowns)
Track from: The Altar And The Door[Beach Street Records/Reunion Records; Publishers: Club Zoo Music, Sparrow Song, Swecs Music, Banahama Tunes/Word Music]

Encourage Yourself
Donald Lawrence, songwriter (Donald Lawrence & The Tri-City Singers)
Track from: The Grand Finale: Encourage Yourself[EMI Gospel; Publishers: QW Songs/Zomba Publishing]

Made To Love
Cary Barlowe, Toby McKeehan, Jamie Moore & Aaron Rice, songwriters (TobyMac)Track from: Portable Sounds[ForeFront Records; Publishers: Achtober Songs/Emack Music/Lowe Bar Music/Jammu Music/Rizzle Music]

Praise On The Inside
James L. Moss, songwriter (J. Moss)[
Gospo Centric; Publisher: Millenni-era Music]

Best Rock Or Rap Gospel Album
Before The Daylight's Shot
Ashley Cleveland
[204 Records]
HIStory: Our Place In His StoryT
he Cross Movement
[Cross Movement Records]
Open Book
Da' T.R.U.T.H.
[Cross Movement Records]
The ReckoningPillar
[Flicker Records]

Best Pop/Contemporary Gospel Album
The Altar And The Door
Casting Crowns
[Beach Street Records/Reunion Records]
A Deeper Level
Israel And New Breed
[Integrity Music]
True Beauty
[Sparrow Records]
Michael W. Smith
[Reunion Records]
Portable Sounds
[ForeFront Records]

Best Southern, Country, Or Bluegrass Gospel Album
Amazing Grace
Bill & Gloria Gaither And The Homecoming Friends
[Gaither Music Group]
Journey Of Joy
Karen Peck And New River
[Daywind Records]
Everybody's Brother
Billy Joe Shaver
[Compadre Records/Music World Entertainment]
Salt Of The Earth
Ricky Skaggs & The Whites
[Skaggs Family Records]
Tell Someone
Kenny & Amanda Smith Band
[Rebel Records]
I'll Fly Away: Country Hymns & Songs Of Faith
Various Artists
Ed Cash, producer
[Sparrow Records]
Best Traditional Gospel Album
Live - One Last TimeThe Clark Sisters
[EMI Gospel]
The Grand Finale': Encourage Yourself
Donald Lawrence & The Tri-City Singers
[EMI Gospel]
Life Changing
Smokie Norful
[EMI Gospel]
Marvin Sapp
Bebe Winans
[Koch Records]

Best Contemporary R&B Gospel Album
[Light Records]
Free To Worship
Fred Hammond
J. Moss
[Gospo Centric/Zomba Gospel]
Trin-I-Tee 5:7
[Spirit Rising Music/Music World Entertainment]
Alone But Not Alone
Marvin Winans
[Pure Springs Gospel]
Yeah. I know ypu have probably figured out the artists I want to win. I love all of them but to me these ones deserve the awards. Especially, tobyMac

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