NASHVILLE, Tennessee (August 19, 2015)
Award-winning family Gospel artist, The Isaacs as a group and individually were honored with four 2015 GMA DOVE Award nominations. The announcement came at a press conference held August 12th at Lipscomb University in the Shamblin Theater in Nashville, Tennessee.
The Isaacs (Sonya Isaacs Yeary, Rebecca Isaacs Bowman, Ben Isaacs and Lily Isaacs) were honored with two nominations for Southern Gospel Artist of the Year and Country Song of the Year – “I Wanna Be There” written by Jimmy Yeary, Sonya Isaacs Yeary and Rebecca Isaacs Bowman, from the group’s current project, The Living Years.
Lily Isaacs stated, “We are so honored to be nominated for these GMA DOVE awards. Thank you to all the GMA board members and all of our fans and friends. God bless you all”
Ben Isaacs received two nominations for co-producing projects nominated for Southern Gospel Album of the Year and Bluegrass/Country Album of the Year.
For Southern Gospel Album of the Year, Sometimes It Takes a Mountain by the Gaither Vocal Band, (producers) Bill Gaither, Ben Isaacs, and David Phelps.
In the Bluegrass/Country Album of the Year category, Rock of Ages, ‘Hymns and Gospel Favorites’ by The Oak Ridge Boys, (producers) Ben Isaacs and Duane Allen