**TUNE IN ALERT**
TASHA COBBS LEONARD AND CITIZEN WAY’S BEN CALHOUN TO ANNOUNCE NOMINEES FOR THE 48TH ANNUAL GMA DOVE AWARDS ON FACEBOOK LIVE AUGUST 9
WHO: Tasha Cobbs Leonard and Citizen Way’s Ben Calhoun
WHAT: Facebook Live announcing nominees for the 48th Annual GMA Dove Awards
WHEN: August 9, 2017 at 10 a.m. CST
Press release to follow with full list of nominees or view the list at www.doveawards.com.
The GMA Dove Awards celebrate the contributions of artists from every style of Christian/Gospel music. Nominees are determined by over 1,600 professional members, and winners will be voted on by the entire GMA membership of nearly 2,500.
Founded in 1964, the Gospel Music Association serves as the face and voice for the Gospel/Christian music community and is dedicated to exposing, promoting and celebrating the Gospel through music of all styles including Pop, Rock, Praise & Worship, Urban Gospel, R&B, Hip Hop, Southern Gospel, Bluegrass, Country, Latin and more. The GMA community includes agents, artists, church leaders, managers, promoters, radio personnel, record company executives, retailers, songwriters and other industry visionaries. The GMA produces the GMA Dove Awards and IMMERSE. For more on supporting the GMA or becoming a member, please visit www.gospelmusic.org.