Nashville, TN (November 2, 2020)
RCA Inspiration celebrates five wins at the 51st Annual GMA Dove Awards, with Dove Award wins for Tauren Wells, Kirk Franklin, Travis Greene, and Kierra Sheard this year. Winning two awards, Tauren Wells took home one of the night’s top honors, Contemporary Christian Artist of the Year, and Pop/Contemporary Album of the Year, for Citizen of Heaven. Kirk Franklin won Contemporary Gospel Album of the Year, for LONG LIVE LOVE. Travis Greene won Gospel Worship Album of the Year, for Broken Record. Kierra Sheard won Gospel Worship Recorded Song of the Year for “Something Has to Break (Live)” featuring Tasha Cobbs Leonard.
Tauren Wells and Travis Greene also performed on the show. Wells brought together a historic lineup of collaborators to the Dove Awards stage, performing his hit song “Famous For (I Believe)” with Jenn Johnson, Christine D’Clario, and Jekalyn Carr together for the first time. Greene delivered a soaring performance of his chart-topping song “Won’t Let Go” on the stage.
Tauren Wells ‘Famous For (I Believe)’ Performance:
Travis Greene ‘Won’t Let Go’ Performance:
Phil Thornton, SVP and General Manager of RCA Inspiration says: “We’re elated to celebrate the Dove Award wins for Tauren, Kirk, Travis, and Kierra’s music this year! The unifying power of music and message of faith continues to lift us up in these times, and we’re honored by the incredible work these artists do in taking Christian and Gospel music to new heights.”