The 44th Annual GMA Dove Awards was held last Monday at Lipscomb U. in Nashville, hosted by superstars Amy Grant and Kirk Franklin. The yearly Gospel Music Association awards show is coming to television tonight, Oct. 21 at 7 p.m. CST on UP (formerly GMC), making this the 5th year that UP/GMC has telecast the Doves show.
The 2013 Dove Awards program featured stellar performances and collaborations by gospel music artists including TobyMac with Britt Nicole, NeedToBreathe, Gaither Vocal Band, Jason Crabb, Michael W. Smith, Newsboys, Tamela Mann, Capital Kings, Colton Dixon, for King & Country, Passion Band featuring Kristian Stanfill and Brian & Jenn Johnson, Rhett Walker Band, Tasha Cobbs, Trip Lee, KB, Andy Mineo, Ernie Haase & Signature Sound, The Isaacs and Karen Peck.
Award presenters included Candace Cameron Bure, Rusty & Julie Bulloch, Pastor Rick Warren, Joyce Meyer, Brandon Heath, Chonda Pierce, David Mann, Isaac Carree, Jaci Velasquez, Lecrae, Bart Millard, Mandisa, Montell Jordan, Jon Foreman, Mark Lowry and Bone Hampton.
The Dove Awards show premieres tonight on the UP network found on Dish channel 188, cable and Direct on channel 388.
Check out my exclusive Dove photos here.
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- 44th Annual GMA Dove Awards Fact Sheet
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