Tuesday, December 16, 2008

The 2009 Grammy Nominne List (Gospel Only)

If u can remeber, I did this before the previous grammys, hoighlighting those who I want to win... So this is me doing the same again.

Field 11 — Gospel

Category 51

Best Gospel Performance
(For solo, duo, group as collaborative performances. Singles or tracks with vocal containing Gospel lyrics. All genres of Gospel music are eligible.)

  • I Understand
    Kim Burrell, Rance Allen, Bebe Winans, Mariah Carey & Hezekiah Walker's Love Fellowship Tabernacle Church Choir
    Track from: Randy Jackson's Music Club, Volume One
    [Concord Records/Dream Merchant 21 Ent.]

  • East To West
    Casting Crowns
    Track from: The Altar And The Door Live
    [Beach Street/Reunion Records]

  • Get Up
    Mary Mary
    Track from: The Sound

  • Shall We Gather At The River
    Take 6
    Track from: The Standard
    [Heads Up International]

  • Waging War
    CeCe Winans
    Track from: Thy Kingdom Come
    [PureSprings Gospel/EMI Gospel]

Category 52

Best Gospel Song
(A Songwriter(s) Award. For Song Eligibility Guidelines see Category #3. (Artist names appear in parentheses.) Singles or Tracks only.)

  • Cover Me
    James L. Moss, songwriter (21:03 With Fred Hammond, Smokie Norful & J Moss)
    [Verity/Zomba Gospel; Publisher: Millenni-era Music]

  • Get Up
    Erica Campbell, Tina Campbell, Warryn Campbell & Eric Dawkins, songwriters (Mary Mary)
    Track from: The Sound
    [Columbia; Publishers: Wet Ink Red Music/That's Plum Song/It's Tea Tyme/EMI April/E.D. Duz-It Music/Irving Music/Underdog Songs]

  • Give Me Your Eyes
    Brandon Heath & Jason Ingram, songwriters (Brandon Heath)
    Track from: What If We
    [Reunion Records; Publishers: Sitka6 Music/Peertunes/Grange Hill Music/Windsor Way Music]

  • Help Me Believe
    Kirk Franklin, songwriter (Kirk Franklin)
    Track from: The Fight Of My Life
    [Fo Yo Soul Ent./Zomba Gospel ; Publishers: Universal Music-Z Songs/Kerrion Publishing]

  • You Reign
    Jim Bryson, Steven Curtis Chapman, Nathan Cochran, Barry Graul, Bart Millard, Mike Scheuchzer & Robby Shaffer, songwriters (MercyMe)
    Track from: All That Is Within Me
    [INO Records; Publishers: Simpleville Music/Wet As A Fish Music, Sparrow Song/Peach Hill Songs]

Category 53

Best Rock Or Rap Gospel Album
(For albums containing 51% or more playing time of VOCAL tracks.)

  • Hello
    After Edmund
    [Slanted Records]

  • Our World Redeemed
    [Cross Movement Records]

  • We Need Each Other
    Sanctus Real
    [Sparrow Records]

  • Rock What You Got
    [Inpop Records]

  • Alive And Transported
    [ForeFront Records/EMI CMG]

Category 54

Best Pop/Contemporary Gospel Album
(For albums containing 51% or more playing time of VOCAL tracks.)

  • This Moment
    Steven Curtis Chapman
    [Sparrow Records]

  • What If We
    Brandon Heath
    [Reunion Records]

  • Opposite Way
    [Essential Records]

  • Hello Love
    Chris Tomlin
    [Sparrow Records/Sixstepsrecords/EMI CMG]

  • Thy Kingdom Come
    CeCe Winans
    [PureSprings Gospel/EMI Gospel]

Category 55

Best Southern, Country, Or Bluegrass Gospel Album
(For albums containing 51% or more playing time of VOCAL tracks.)

  • Room For More
    Booth Brothers
    [Daywind Records]

  • Lovin' Life
    Gaither Vocal Band
    [Gaither Music Group]

  • Steps To Heaven
    Charlie Louvin
    [Tompkins Square]

  • Hymned Again
    Bart Millard
    [INO Records]

  • Ephesians One
    Karen Peck & New River
    [Daywind Records]

Category 56

Best Traditional Gospel Album
(For albums containing 51% or more playing time of VOCAL tracks.)

  • Down In New Orleans
    The Blind Boys Of Alabama
    [Time Life]

  • I'll Say Yes
    The Brooklyn Tabernacle Choir
    Carol Cymbala, producer
    [Integrity Music]

  • Take It Back
    Dorinda Clark-Cole

  • Deitrick Haddon Presents . . . Together In Worship
    Voices Of Unity
    [Tyscot Records]

  • Bishop Charles E. Blake Presents... No Limit
    The West Angeles COGIC Mass Choir
    [EMI Gospel]

Category 57

Best Contemporary R&B Gospel Album
(For albums containing 51% or more playing time of VOCAL tracks.)

  • Reflections
    Jason Champion
    [EMI Gospel/Brooks Entertainment]

  • The Fight Of My Life
    Kirk Franklin
    [Fo Yo Soul Entertainment/ Zomba Gospel]

  • The Sound
    Mary Mary

  • Donald Lawrence Introduces: Family Prayer
    The Murrills
    [Quiet Water/ Verity]

  • Stand Out
    Tye Tribbett & G.A.
Unlike the last time, I highlighted two nominees per category. This means that either one of the two artistes must take the award. I hope it clicks!

The Talkaholic



  1. lol. i was going to ask you which was first choice out of red and purple.

    thanks for the update on the grammy awards.


Oya you sef talk ya own!!!