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Gospel Artists Score Wins At 2013 BMI Christian Awards (Full List)

Earnest Pugh , Bobby Jones and BMI execs

Gospel artists walked away with big wins when Broadcast Music, Inc. (BMI)  honored the top songs played on Christian radio during the past year at the 2013 BMI Christian Awards. The ceremony was held Tuesday, June 18 in Nashville.

Earnesst Pugh and Bobby Jones at BMI Christian Awards

 BMI Board Member Neil Smith, BMI Christian Award Winner Jeremiah Jones, BMI’s Phil Graham, Dr. Bobby Jones, BMI Christian Award Winner Earnest Pugh, and BMI’s Mark Mason.

The annual awards ceremony saluted the songwriters and publishers of the past year’s most performed Christian rock, contemporary Christian, inspirational, southern and urban gospel songs on U.S. Christian radio.  Gospel artists with wins included Yolanda Adams (“Be Still”), Donald Lawrence (“Spiritual”) and Earnest Pugh (“I Need Your Glory”), Fred Hammond (“I Feel Good”) and Troy Sneed (“My Heart Says Yes”).

http://www.positivelygospel.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/06/Stephen Curtis Chapman sings The invitation-only event kicked off with performances by Building 429, Brandon Heath and Steven Curtis Chapman.

 

 

 

Steven Curtis Chapman performs “Do Everything” 

BMI Christian Awards Winners:

10,000 REASONS (BLESS THE LORD)
Jonas Myrin, EMI CMG Publishing, Matt Redman

BE STILL
Yolanda Adams, Irving Music, Jam Yo Music,Yolanda Adams

CARRY ME TO THE CROSS
Mark Stuart,Jason Walker,68 Guns,Dayspring Music (BMI Christian Publisher of the Year),Integrity’s Praise! Music, Kutless

COURAGEOUS
Mark Hall, My Refuge Music,Sony/ATV Tree,Casting Crowns

DO EVERYTHING
Steven Curtis Chapman, One Blue Petal Music, Primary Wave Brian, Steven Curtis Chapman

HE SAID
Manuel Reyes, Blanca Reyes Callahan,Dayspring Music (BMI Christian Publisher of the Year), Group 1 Crew featuring Chris August

I FEEL GOOD
Phillip Feaster,Fred Hammond,Jonathan Miller, Calvin Rodgers, CJMS Music
Derek’s Kids, Face’s Launching Pad Publishing, Music Feast Productions, Universal Music-Brentwood Benson Songs, Fred Hammond

I NEED YOUR GLORY
Earnest Pugh, Black Smoke Publishing,Pughspen Music Publishing Co., Earnest Pugh

I THIRST
Beverly Lowry, Homeward Bound Music, Ernie Haase & Signature Sound (a tribute to Cathedral Quartet)

I’M GOING HOME WITH JESUS
Carroll L. McGruder (BMI Christian Songwriter of the Year), Best Of Zion Music
the Worship Crew

KEEP YOUR EYES OPEN
Bo Rinehart, Bear Rinehart, Needtobreathe Music, Needtobreathe

LIVE LIKE THAT
Dave Frey, Ben McDonald,Dayspring Music (BMI Christian Publisher of the Year)
Sidewalk Prophets

LOVE CAME CALLING
Wayne Haun, Joel Lindsey, Hefton Hill Music, PsalmSinger Music, Universal Music-Brentwood Benson Songs, Triumphant Quartet

LOVE COME TO LIFE
Jeremy Redmon, Jim Scherer, Dayspring Music (BMI Christian Publisher of the Year)
Red 91 Music, Songs Of Whizbang, Big Daddy Weave

ME WITHOUT YOU
Toby McKeehan, Chris Stevens, Achtober Songs,Chriscendo Music, Meaux Mercy Publishing, tobyMac

MY HEART SAYS YES
Troy Sneed, Shytro Publishing, Troy Sneed

REACH
Andrew Fromm, Southern Yankee Publishing, Peter Furler

SAVED BY GRACE
Carroll L. McGruder (BMI Christian Songwriter of the Year), Rex Nelon Music Company, Triumphant Quartet

SOMETIMES I CRY
Gerald Crabb, Christian Taylor Music, Gerald Crabb’s Songs, Jason Crabb

SPIRITUAL
Donald Lawrence, Q W Publishing, Donald Lawrence

TURN AROUND
Matt Maher, EMI CMG Publishing, Valley Of Songs Music, Matt Maher

WE ARE
Chuck Butler, Ed Cash, Hillary McBride, James Tealy, HillaryMcBrideMusic, Jord A Lil Music, Wondrously Made Songs, Kari Jobe

WHAT A SAVIOR 
Jeremiah Jones, Fair Trade Global Songs, Giant Impact LLC, Laura Story

WHEN THE STARS BURN DOWN (BLESSING AND HONOR)
Jennie Riddle, Integrity’s Praise! Music, Phillips, Craig & Dean

WHERE I BELONG (BMI Christian Song of the Year)
Jason Roy, Havery Publishing, Sony/ATV Tree, Building 429

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Sarah Hearn
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Sarah Hearn is Editor-in-Chief of PositivelyGospel.com. Sarah founded the site to serve as a positive platform for gospel music news, to share all of the good things happening within the Gospel and Christian music industry. In 2017, the site was named one of the Top 50 Gospel and Christian Music websites. An ordained minister of the Gospel, Sarah has done missions work in Kenya, India, Haiti, Nicaragua and other nations, as well as locally and throughout the United States.

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