ASCAP and RCA Inspiration partnered to celebrate the 48th Annual GMA Dove Awards nominees on Monday, October 16, with a reception at Thiel Studios & Showroom in Nashville. The room was filled with music industry executives, influencers, and media. Host for the evening was Not Karlton Banks.
Newcomer Koryn Hawthorne demonstrated why she is an artist on the rise as she kept the audience engaged.
Tasha Page-Lockhart, who released her sophomore album The Beautiful Project thrilled the audience with her performanced of songs from the album, including.
The Walls Group gave a dynamic performances, including their pulsating hit single, “My Life” which had many in the room singing along to the catchy tune.Each artist performed current songs and showcased new material from upcoming albums to an excited and engaged audience.
The reception toasted ASCAP’s songwriters, producers, and publishers who have received over 50 Dove Awards nominations this year for music ranging from gospel, country, pop, and bluegrass, to hip-hop, R&B and more. RCA Inspiration also celebrated receiving nine nominations this year.
Notable names in attendance included Grammy-nominated artist, Jonathan McReynolds and singer/producer Marvin Winans Jr.
The 48th Annual GMA Dove Awards will air on TBN on Sunday, October 22nd at 9 p.m. ET/8 p.m. CT.