[News] Krik Franklin, Tamela Manna, and more won the 2017 Grammy Awards
Krik Franklin, Tamela Manna, and more won the 2017 Grammy Awards
Kirk Franklin, known for leading urban contemporary gospel choirs, including The Family, God’s Property and One Nation Crew, won the Best Gospel Album Award for Losing My Religion.
The 2017 Grammy Awards which took place on Sunday, Feb. 12th, 2017 at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, has announced winners in different fields. This year’s Grammy winners in the Gospel/Contemporary Christian Music field include Tamela Mann, country music group Hillary Scott & The Scott Family, Kirk Franklin and country singer Rory Feek and his late wife, Joey.
Tamela Mann took home the Best Gospel Performance/Song Award for “God Provides.”, which was written by Kirk Franklin, from her 2016 album, One Way.
See the full list of winners in the Gospel/Contemporary Christian Music field below:
Best Gospel Performance/Song
“God Provides,” Tamela Mann; Kirk Franklin, songwriter
Best Contemporary Christian Music Performance/Song
“Thy Will,” Hillary Scott & the Scott Family; Bernie Herms, Hillary Scott & Emily Weisband, songwriters
Best Gospel Album
Losing My Religion, Kirk Franklin
Best Contemporary Christian Music Album
Love Remains, Hillary Scott & the Scott Family
Best Roots Gospel Album