Southern Gospel 2016 Dove Award Winners

New River

Southern Gospel 2016 Dove Award Winners

The following Dove Awards were claimed by Southern Gospel artists during the October 11, 2016 Dove Awards ceremony in Nashville.

Southern Gospel Artist of the Year — Karen Peck & New River (pictured above)

Southern Gospel Recorded Song of the Year — “I Am Blessed,” recorded by Karen Peck & New River. Writers: Karen Peck Gooch, Kenna Turner West, Michael Farren

Country Recorded Song of the Year — “Small Town Someone,” recorded by Jeff & Sheri Easter. Writers: Sheri Easter, Kenna Turner West, Jason Cox

Southern Gospel Album of the Year — “Still,” recorded by The Booth Brothers. Producers: Jason Webb, Lari Goss, Ronnie Booth, Michael Booth, Jim Brady

Bluegrass/Country Album of the Year — “Small Town, Celebrating 30 Years of Music & Marriage,” recorded by Jeff & Sheri Easter. Producers: Madison Easter, Greg Cole, Jeff & Sheri Easter

Choral Collection of the Year — Southern Gospel Songs (10 New, Emerging and Classic Hits for Southern Gospel Choir). Arranger and orchestrator Marty Hamby

Special Event Album of the Year — We Will Stand, produced by Gaither Music Group/CCM United