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Singing News Fan Awards Top Five Nominees Announced!

Singing News Fan Awards Top Five Nominees Announced!

The Singing News Fan Awards are the Southern Gospel industry’s PREMIERE fan-voted awards, with winners decided by the readers of the Singing News Magazine. This year’s show is set to be another amazing event, taking place at the National Quartet Convention in Pigeon Forge, TN later this year.

We’re happy to announce that the Top Five nominations in all categories is now available below! Subscribers to Singing News Magazine have spoken in the second of three rounds of voting, and voting for the third round will begin soon.

If you wish to vote in the third round, but don’t already have a subscription to Singing News Magazine don’t forget to SUBSCRIBE TODAY to be eligible to vote!

2015 Singing News Fan Awards Top FIVE Nominations

Note: Nominations are listed in alphabetical order

Favorite Artist
Booth Brothers
Collingsworth Family
Greater Vision
Kingdom Heirs
Triumphant Qt

Favorite Traditional Quartet
Brian Free & Assurance
Kingdom Heirs
Legacy Five
Mark Trammell Qt
Triumphant Qt
Favorite Mixed Group
Collingsworth Family

Favorite Trio
Booth Brothers
Greater Vision
Jeff & Sheri Easter
Karen Peck & New River

Favorite Soloist
Bishop, Mark
Greene, TaRanda
Habedank, Joseph
Parker, Ivan
Penrod, Guy

Favorite Male Singer
Booth, Ronnie  – Booth Brothers
Brady, Jim – Jim Brady Trio
Rice, Arthur  – Kingdom Heirs
Trammell, Mark – Mark Trammell Qt
Wolfe, Gerald  – Greater Vision

Favorite Female Singer
Alvey, Lauren Talley  – Talleys
Gooch, Karen Peck  – Karen Peck & New River
Hopper, Kim – Hoppers
Stuffle, Libbi  – Perrys
Whisnant, Susan  – Whisnants

Favorite Young Artist
Clark, Autumn – Nelons
Clark, Riley Harrison – Tribute Qt
Easter, Morgan – Jeff & Sheri Easter
Ivey, Trey – Legacy Five
Whisnant, Austin – Whisnants
Favorite Tenor
Allman, Chris – Greater Vision
Booth, Michael  – Booth Brothers
Free, Brian  – Brian Free & Assurance
Phelps, David – Gaither Vocal Band
Sutton, David  – Triumphant Qt

Favorite Lead
Booth, Ronnie  – Booth Brothers
Brady, Jim – Jim Brady Trio
Inman, Clayton  – Triumphant Qt
Rice, Arthur  – Kingdom Heirs
Wolfe, Gerald  – Greater Vision

Favorite Baritone
Anderson, Doug – Ernie Haase & Signature Sound
Griffin, Rodney – Greater Vision
Inman, Scott  – Triumphant Qt
Singletary, Josh – Tribute Qt
Trammell, Mark – Mark Trammell Qt

Favorite Bass
Bennett, Eric  – Triumphant Qt
Chapman, Jeff  – Kingdom Heirs
Harkey, Paul – Ernie Haase & Signature Sound
Lile, Jeremy  – Brian Free & Assurance
Riley, Tim – Gold City

Favorite Soprano
Alvey, Lauren Talley  – Talleys
Blair, Brooklyn Collingsworth  – Collingsworth Family
Gooch, Karen Peck  – Karen Peck & New River
Hopper, Kim  – Hoppers  –
Yeary, Sonya Isaacs – Isaacs

Favorite Alto
Easter, Sheri  – Jeff & Sheri Easter
Hopper, Connie  – Hoppers
Metz, Courtney Collingsworth – Collingsworth Family
Stuffle, Libbi  – Perrys
Whisnant, Susan  – Whisnants

Favorite Musician
Collingsworth, Kim  – Collingsworth Family
Ivey, Trey  – Legacy Five
Mote, Gordon – Solois
Stice, Jeff  – Soloist
Williams, Kevin – Gaither Vocal Band

Favorite Band
Gaither Vocal Band Band
Isaacs Band
Kingdom Heirs Band
Primitive Qt Band
Southern Raised Band

Favorite Songwriter
Bishop, Mark
Brady, Jim
Griffin, Rodney
Habedank, Joseph
Inman, Scott

Favorite Album
Awesome God – Triumphant Qt
Battle Cry – Kingsmen
Sometimes It Takes A Mountain – Gaither Vocal Band
Still – Booth Brothers
Unashamed – Brian Free & Assurance

Favorite DJ – Small Market
Anderson, Don  – KTTK – Lebanon, MO
Garner, Scott – WGMI – Bremen, GA
Leeth, ReJeana – WZCT – Scottsboro, AL
Whisnant, John – WCIS – Morganton, NC
Wishon, John – WWWC – Wilkesboro, NC

Favorite DJ – Medium Market
Elrod, Don – WGTJ – Gainesville, GA
Richardson, Gary – WJCR – Upton, KY
Roberts, Bill – WLWI – Montgomery, AL
Squires, Lottie  – WCKB – Dunn, NC
Taylor, Dave  – KWFC – Springfield, MO

Favorite DJ – Large Market
Britt, Daniel – WXRI – Winston Salem, NC
Foster, Ron – WZZK  – Birmingham, AL
Guinn, Tim – WJBZ – Knoxville, TN
Hicks, Ken – WUSY  – Chattanooga, TN
Taylor, Wanda – WXRI – Winston Salem, NC

Favorite Non-Performing Songwriter
Free, Ricky
Lister, Mosie
Peck, Rebecca
Rowland, Kyla
Wilkinson, Dianne

Favorite New Traditional Quartet
Carolina Boys
Freedom Qt
Keepers of the Faith
Paul’s Journey
Penny Loafers

Favorite New Mixed Group
Allen Family
Heaven’s Mountain Band
Hoskins Family
Southern Raised

Favorite New Trio
11th Hour
Barry Rowland & Deliverance
Goodman Revival
Jim Brady Trio

Favorite New Soloist
Barker, Pat
Graham, Lindsey
Hodges, Billy
Paskvan, Abby
Robinette, Tammy Jones

Favorite Song
* Top Songs will be voted for on the Top 5 Ballot in July

Christ Is Still The King – Legacy Five
Everything I Need – Tribute Qt
For All He’s Done – Greater Vision
Hidden Heroes – Talleys
Never No Never – Joseph Habedank
Oh Yes I Am – Kingsmen
Say Amen – Brian Free & Assurance
The Joys of Heaven – Kingdom Heirs
There Is Jesus – McKameys
This Blood – Triumphant Qt
Your Walk Talks – Mark Trammell Qt

* Due to a tie in votes, there is a Top 11 in the Song category.


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