The Provident Music Group family of artists, labels, songwriters and publishers were awarded with five GMA Dove Awards last night at the 48th Annual GMA Dove Awards. The awards were held in Nashville, TN at Lipscomb University's Allen Arena and TBN will air the awards on October 22.
The top Provident Music Group winner was Zach Williams with two awards, winning the coveted New Artist of the Year award as well as for Pop/Contemporary Recorded Song of the Year for "Chain Breaker." Casting Crowns was honored as Contemporary Christian Artist of the Year. Below is a complete list of all Provident Music Group winners.
CONTEMPORARY CHRISTIAN ARTIST OF THE YEAR
NEW ARTIST OF THE YEAR
POP/CONTEMPORARY RECORDED SONG OF THE YEAR
“Chain Breaker” - Zach Williams
Writers: Jonathan Smith, Mia Fieldes, Zach Williams
CONTEMPORARY GOSPEL/URBAN RECORDED SONG OF THE YEAR
"My World Needs You" - Kirk Franklin
Writer: Kirk Franklin
TRADITIONAL GOSPEL ALBUM OF THE YEAR
The Journey LIVE - Donnie McClurkin