Scotty McCreery proved to be a big winner at last night's (Oct. 24) 19th Annual ICM Faith, Family & Country™ Awards. Walking away with the title for "Mainstream Country Male Artist," he was honored for his work in the Christian and Inspirational Country Music fields, along with Martina McBride ("Mainstream Country Female Artist") and Rascal Flatts ("Mainstream Inspirational Country Song" and "Video" for "Changed").
The event took place at The Fellowship at Two Rivers and also included awards being handed out to Kali Rose, Tommy Brandt, Mary James, The Roys and many other top inspirational country music artists and performers.
During the evening, Gene Higgins was presented with the "Living Legend Award," and there were performances by Guy Penrod and special guest performer Sarah Darling, Dennis Agajanian, Aaron & Amanda Crabb and Canton Junction. Andy Griggs played host during a special portion of the show, taking over for Inside Edition's Megan Alexander, to present several of the night's winners.
Presenters included "American Idol" star Melinda Doolittle, "The Voice" singer Holly Tucker, Jim Ed Brown, Former NBA Player Mike Glenn and The Roys.
The 19th Annual ICM Faith, Family & Country™ Awards were presented by Samaritan’s Purse and Operation Christmas Child. This year's charity of choice was Operation Troop Aid. Airing on The TCT Network GEB America, National Religious Broadcasters (NRB), The Worship Network and Total Living Network (TLN), the show reached nearly 1.6 billion people.
Here is the full list of winners:
Vocal Duo / Vocal Duo Performance:
Steve Richard & Laura Dodd
Vocal Group or Band
Mainstream Inspirational Country Song:
“Changed” Rascal Flatts
Mainstream Country Male Artist:
Mainstream Country Female Artist:
Mainstream Country Duo or Group:
Inspirational Country Song:
“They Don’t Stay Little Long Enough” Chuck Hancock
“Changed” - Rascal Flatts
Radio Station / Network:
Inspirational Country Radio Network
Youth in Music Award:
The McDougal Kids
Faith, Family, & Country Movie:
Spirit of Love, the Mike Glenn Story – Film It Productions
Produced by Darla Rae
Inspirational Bluegrass Artist:
2013 Living Legend: