Entertainment One Music announces two nominations for award-winning Gospel superstars Pastor Shirley Caesar and Donald Lawrence, in the category of Outstanding Gospel Album for the upcoming 45th NAACP Image Awards, with 1 nomination apiece for Pastor Shirley Caesar’s hit album "Good God" (eOne Music), and Donald Lawrence’s #1 Gospel album "20 Year Celebration Volume I: Best For Last" (QuietWater Entertainment/eOne Music). The nominations were announced Thursday, Jan. 9.
With over 30 solo albums to date, the Gospel Hall of Fame legend Shirley Caesar continues to be a pioneer in her award-winning music ministry with the acclaimed release of "Good God," which features the hit single “God Will Make A Way,” “You Stayed,” “Good God” and more.
Captured in Chicago in a sold-out live album recording, Donald Lawrence released "20 Year Celebration Volume I: Best For Last," with featured performances from Faith Evans, Natalie Grant, Lalah Hathaway, Yolanda Adams, and others coming together in celebration of Lawrence’s prolific 20-year career as an artist, songwriter, producer and more.
The acclaimed celebration album features new songs such as the #1 hit single “The Gift,” “Best for Last” with Yolanda Adams and the Tri-City Singers, “There Remaineth A Rest” with the Tri-City Singers, as well as fresh performances of beloved hits like “The Blessing of Abraham,” “Ultimate Relationship” and more, on 15 tracks.
The 45th NAACP Image Awards will take place Saturday, Feb. 22, airing live on TV One.