NASVHILLE, Tenn. (BP)--The Gospel Music Association's biggest night launched with a thumping rendition of "Lose My Soul" performed by Mandisa, TobyMac and Kirk Franklin, setting the stage to honor top Christian artists across a spectrum of musical style.
The all-star cast of singers, songwriters and producers gathered at the 38th Annual GMA Dove Awards at the Grand Ole Opry House in Nashville, Tenn., April 25.
All eyes were on singer/songwriter Chris Tomlin who captured six Dove Awards, exceeding the five statues he won last year.
Photo by Morris Abernathy
"I am overwhelmed by the whole thing," said Tomlin, who deflected the praise. "I am grateful for the honors, but at the end of the day that's not what impresses God.... He must increase and I must decrease. I know this is nothing that I do; I just know that the presence and favor of God is with me." Read More