Washington, DC natives Capital Kings have been tapped to perform at the 44th Annual GMA Dove Awards. The final list of presenters and performers were announced today, September 25. The GMA Dove Awards recognizes outstanding achievement in the Christian music industry.
Since releasing their debut self-titled album in January, electronic-pop duo Capital Kings (Cole Walowac and Jon White)have toured across the country on the Pollstar named “Top 100 Tours” – Winter Jam, performed during the halftime show at a Oklahoma City Thunder (NBA) game, played their first international show in Trinidad and opened for the nationally embraced rock band, Neon Tree and much more.
The duo also received their first Dove Award Nomination in the top category of “New Artist of the Year. Among this year’s elite artists up for the award, Capital Kings is the only nomination from an independent boutique record label (Gotee Records).
Other performers for the night include Michael W. Smith, TobyMac, The Gaither Vocal Band, Tamela Mann, Big Daddy Weave, Colton Dixon, Jason Crabb, Kristian Stanfill, Rhett Walker Band and Tasha Cobbs.
The 44th Annual GMA Dove Awards, hosted by superstars Amy Grant and Kirk Franklin takes place Tuesday, October 15, 2013 at the Allen Arena on the campus of Lipscomb University in Nashville, Tenn. at 7:30pm CST. The Dove Awards will air Monday, October 21st at 8 p.m. EST on the UP network.
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