The 53rd Annual GMA Dove Awards were held on Tuesday, October 18, at the Allen Arena at Lipscomb University in Nashville. The first Spanish broadcast of the show will air three nights later, on October 21 at 8 p.m. CT.
Nominations will be announced on August 10 at 10 a.m. CT.
That schedule is the same as last year.
Last year’s GMA Dove Awards were held on October 19, 2021, at the same venue. Jonathan McReynolds and Natalie Grant co-host. The show aired three nights later on Spain and was broadcast on SiriusXM’s The Message.
Performing artists on last year’s show, in addition to co-hosts, included Dante Bowe, CAIN, Lauren Daigle, Hope Darst, Elevation Worship, KB featuring Matt Redman, Koryn Hawthorne with Donnie McClurkin, The Isaacs, Brandon Lake, Maverick City Music, Mali, We the Kingdom, CeCe Winans and Zach Williams.
Winans and Jason Ingram were last year’s top winners, with four awards each. For King & Country took home three awards, including top prize, artist of the year. Elevation Worship’s Chris Brown and Steven Furtick each also won three awards.
GMA Dove Award presented by the Gospel Music Association. The awards have been awarded every year since 1969.
Founded in 1964, the Gospel Music Association serves as the face and voice for the Evangelical/Christian music community. GMA hosts the GMA Dove Awards, the GMA Hall of Fame and Induction Ceremony, and the Inclusion Conference. For more information about GMA, visit gospelmusic.org.
https://www.billboard.com/music/awards/2022-gma-dove-awards-date-announced-1235115134/ 2022 GMA Dove Awards Announcement Date – Billboard