Tyscot Records –affiliated artists have racked up five nominations in the upcoming 52nd annual Dove Awards that will take place October 19th at Nashville, TN’s Allen Arena. R&B star, PJ Morton, snagged two nominations for his first faith-music album, Gospel According to PJ (Morton Inspiration / Tyscot). The Maroon 5 keyboardist earned nods in the categories of Contemporary Gospel Album of the Year and Traditional Gospel Recorded Song of the Year for the ballad of gratitude, “Repay You,” which is led by veteran singer, J Moss.
Anthony Brown & group therAPy earned a nomination for Traditional Gospel Recorded Song of the Year for the poignant tune, “Help,” which is No. 1 on this week’s Billboard Gospel Airplay chart. The ballad hails from their soul-stirring digital EP, Stuck in the House: The Pandemic Project (Key of A /Tyscot / FairTrade). That was recorded at the height of the COVID 19 pandemic.
Hitmaker, VaShawn Mitchell, earned a nomination for the twelve-track set, VaShawn Mitchell Presents Africa Worship (V Man Entertainment / Tyscot/ FairTrade), in the category of Gospel Worship Album of the Year. The showcase features African worship leaders such as Nigeria’s Yvonne May, Ghana’s Joe Mettle, and South Africa’s Ntokozo Mbambo.
Kelontae Gavin, who appears on Tyscot founder Bishop Leonard Scott’s forthcoming hymns album, earned a thumbs-up for his RCA Inspirational debut project, The N.O.W. Experience (Marquis Boone Enterprises / RCA Inspirational). The broadcast will air exclusively on TBN, Friday, October 22, 2021 @ 8:00 PM ET with a repeat showing at 10:00 PM ET.
Visit www.doveawards.com for more news and information. Here are the Tyscot Records nominations.
TRADITIONAL GOSPEL RECORDED SONG OF THE YEAR
Anthony Brown & group therAPy – Help
PJ Morton, J Moss – Repay You
CONTEMPORARY GOSPEL ALBUM OF THE YEAR
PJ Morton – Gospel According to PJ
GOSPEL WORSHIP ALBUM OF THE YEAR
Various Artists – VaShawn Mitchell Presents Africa Worship
Kelontae Gavin – The N.O.W. Experience