Nashville, TN (August 10, 2022)
Centricity Music and Centricity Publishing artists and songwriters are honored with eight 53rd Annual GMA Dove Awards nominations, which were announced via a livestream event by the Gospel Music Association.
Lauren Daigle leads the Centricity Music roster with two nominations, including nods for Song of the Year and Contemporary Gospel Recorded Song of the Year, while NEEDTOBREATHE and Chris Renzema each gather a nomination for Rock/Contemporary Album of the Year. Newcomer Katy Nichole garners her first nomination for Pop/Contemporary Recorded Song of the Year for “In Jesus Name (God of Possible),” which holds the record for the longest held No. 1 debut single for a female on both Billboard’s Christian Airplay (14 weeks) and Hot Christian Songs (19 weeks so far) charts.
Centricity Publishing songwriters gather several more nominations. Paul Duncan lands Song of the Year and Songwriter of the Year–Non Artist nominations while Matt Armstrong has songs featured on Jordan Smith’s Inspirational Album of the Year-nominated Be Still & Know. Centricity Publishing songs by Seth Mosley gather an Inspirational Recorded Song of the Year nod along with three producer nominations for albums containing songs he penned. Justin Amundrud receives a producer-nod for Worship Album of the Year for Bethel Music’s Homecoming (Live) that also features three of Amundrud’s Centricity songs.
“We are so proud of all of our nominated artists and songwriters, and the impact that their songs are having around the world,” says Chad Segura,Vice President, Centricity Publishing. “And we’re very grateful that they’re being recognized in this way.”
The 53rd Annual GMA Dove Awards are happening live and in person in Nashville, TN, Oct. 18 and will broadcast exclusively on TBN and the TBN app Oct. 21 at 8:00 pm ET and again at 10:00 pm ET with an encore presentation Oct. 28 at 8:00 and 10:00 pm ET.