Chris Tomlin, who performed at the Wells Fargo Theater this month, is nominated for Artist of the Year by the Gospel Music Association. Fans can cast votes for two Dove Awards. Photo by Eliza Marie Somers
In a new twist this year, fans will have a say on who wins two of the top Dove Awards, which will be given out by the Gospel Music Association on April 23 in Nashville, Tenn.
Artist of the Year and New Artist of the Year awards will be open for fans to vote on at www.doveawards.com starting Feb. 26, the same day GMA members start to vote. The fan vote will account for one-third of the vote.
Here’s a list of the nominees for the awards:
ARTIST OF THE YEAR*
Steven Curtis Chapman
NEW ARTIST OF THE YEAR*
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