Nashville, TN (August 12, 2021)
Centricity Music and Centricity Publishing artists and songwriters are honored with eight 52nd Annual GMA Dove Awards nominations, which were announced yesterday via a livestream event by the Gospel Music Association.
Lauren Daigle leads the Centricity Music roster with four nominations, including nods for Artist of the Year, Rock/Contemporary Recorded Song of the Year, Pop/Contemporary Recorded Song of the Year and Short Form Video of the Year.
NEEDTOBREATHE gathers nominations for both Rock/Contemporary Album and Song of the Year while songwriter Seth Mosley receives nods for Rock/Contemporary and Spanish Language Recorded Song of the Year.
Centricity Publishing’s Paul Duncan lands a Pop/Contemporary Recorded Song of the Year nomination, and has multiple songs featured on Natalie Grant’s album No Stranger, which is nominated for Pop/Contemporary Album of the Year. Fellow songwriter Matt Armstrong has a song featured on Phillips, Craig & Dean’s You’re Still God that is up for Inspirational Album of the Year.
“We’re so proud of Lauren, Seth, Paul and Matt,” says Chad Segura, Vice President, Centricity Publishing. “They’re all such talented writers, and it’s always gratifying to see their work recognized in this way.”
The 52nd Annual GMA Dove Awards are set to happen live and in person in Nashville Oct. 19, and will broadcast exclusively on TBN Oct. 22 at 8:00 pm ET and then again at 10:00 pm ET.
Centricity Music and Centricity Publishing nominations:
Artist of the Year:
Rock/Contemporary Recorded Song of the Year:
“A Place Called Earth (feat. Lauren Daigle)” by Jon Foreman [writers: Lauren Daigle, Jonathan Foreman, Tim Foreman]
“This Is The Kingdom” by Skillet [writers: Seth Mosley, John L. Cooper, Mia Fieldes]
“Who Am I” by NEEDTOBREATHE [writers: Bear Rinehart, Thomas Rhett, Jordan Reynolds, Cason Cooley, Jeremy Lutito]
Pop/Contemporary Recorded Song of the Year:
“Hold On To Me” by Lauren Daigle [writers: Lauren Daigle, Paul Duncan, Paul Mabury]
Rock/Contemporary Album of the Year:
Out Of Body by NEEDTOBREATHE [Producers: NEEDTOBREATHE, Cason Cooley, Jeremy Lutito]
Short Form Video of the Year:
Lauren Daigle, “Hold On To Me” [Directors/Producers: John Gray, Leigh Holt]
Spanish Language Recorded Song of the Year:
“Donde Está El Espíritu De Dios” by Christine D’Clario [writers: Seth Mosley, Christine D’Clario, Chris Tomlin, Jason Ingram, Ben Fielding]