2021 Singing News Fan Awards Final Round Voting is OPEN!

Through the Singing News Fan Awards, established in 1970, Gospel music fans have the opportunity to vote every year for their favorite Southern Gospel artists, musicians, songwriters, songs, albums and more in 19 categories.

This year’s winners will be announced at the Singing News Fan Awards presentation during the 64th Annual National Quartet Convention in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee on Friday, October 1, 2021.

The ballot for the Top 5 will appear in the July issue of Singing News.


Here are the 2021 Singing News Fan Awards Top 5 Finalists:

Favorite Artist
Booth Brothers
Collingsworth Family
Jason Crabb
Karen Peck and New River
Triumphant Qt

Favorite Soloist
Jason Crabb
Joseph Habedank
Mark Lowry
David Phelps
Lauren Talley

Favorite Quartet
Ernie Haase and Signature Sound
Kingdom Heirs
Legacy Five
Mark Trammell Qt
Triumphant Qt

Favorite Duet
Jim and Melissa Brady
Aaron and Amanda Crabb
Josh and Ashley Franks
Peyton Sisters
Wilburn and Wilburn

Favorite Mixed Group
Collingsworth Family
Jordan Family Band
Karen Peck and New River

Favorite Young Artist
Hope Bowling (Bowling Family)
Autumn Nelon Clark (Nelons)
Trevor Conkle (Mark Trammell Qt)
Katie Erwin (Erwins)
Logan Smith (11th Hour)

Favorite Trio
Booth Brothers
Jeff and Sheri Easter
Brian Free and Assurance
Greater Vision
The Sound

Favorite Tenor
Chris Allman (Greater Vision)
Michael Booth (Booth Brothers)
Brian Free (Brian Free and Assurance)
Ernie Haase (Ernie Haase and Signature Sound)
David Sutton (Triumphant Qt)

Favorite Lead
Ronnie Booth (Booth Brothers)
Rodney Griffin (Greater Vision)
Dean Hopper (Hoppers)
Clayton Inman (Triumphant Qt)
Arthur Rice (Kingdom Heirs)

Favorite Band
Gaither Vocal Band
Jeff and Sheri Easter
Jordan Family Band
Kingdom Heirs

Favorite Baritone
Dustin Doyle (Ernie Haase and Signature Sound)
Loren Harris (Kingdom Heirs)
Scotty Inman (Triumphant Qt)
Paul Lancaster (Booth Brothers)
Mark Trammell (Mark Trammell Qt)

Favorite Songwriter
Lee Black
Bill Gaither
Rodney Griffin
Joseph Habedank
Scotty Inman

Favorite Bass
Pat Barker (Guardians)
Eric Bennett (Triumphant Qt)
Jeff Chapman (Kingdom Heirs)
Matt Fouch (Legacy Five)
Paul Harkey (Ernie Haase and Signature Sound)

Favorite Album
Worship From Home (Collingsworth Family)
The Journey (Greater Vision)
Songs For The Times (Isaacs)
Live Like No Other (McKameys)
Bigger Than Sunday (Triumphant Qt)

Favorite Soprano
Brooklyn Blair (Collingsworth Family)
Karen Peck Gooch (Karen Peck and New River)
Kim Hopper (Hoppers)
Morgan Easter Smith (Jeff and Sheri Easter)
Lauren Talley (Talleys)

Favorite Song
You Are Loved (Jeff and Sheri Easter)
The God I Serve (Karen Peck and New River)
I Believe The Book (Legacy Five)
Can I Get A Witness (The Sound)
Eye Of The Storm (Triumphant Qt)

Favorite Alto
Kelly Nelon Clark (Nelons)
Sheri Easter (Jeff and Sheri Easter)
Courtney Metz (Collingsworth Family)
Libbi Stuffle (Perrys)
Susan Whisnant (Whisnants)

Favorite New Artist
Bowling Sisters
Endless Highway
Heart 2 Heart
Jordan Family Band
The Sound

Favorite Musician
Kim Collingsworth (Collingsworth Family)
Jared Easter (Jeff and Sheri Easter)
Sonya Isaacs Yeary (Isaacs)
Gordon Mote (soloist)
Gerald Wolfe (Greater Vision)