Christian music lovers come together this weekend in Nashville for the 2nd annual 2014 K-Love Fan Awards. Nashville Christian music artist Matthew West, Mandisa and Toby Mac are among the top honored to attend this years awards, to take place on June 1 at the Grand Ole Opry House.
More than 40 Christian artist are set to appear, including Amy Grant,Steven Curtis Chapman,Micheal W. Smith, feature performances by Switchfoot, Crowder, Casting Crowns, Newsboys, Big DaddyWeave and more. Fans attending the Fan awards Experience weekend will have the opportunity to attend special weekend events. Some activities include a kickoff concert, “songwriters spotlight”, meet & greet with artists and red carpet experience.
This years Hosts are “Dancing with the Stars” finalist Candace Cameron Bure and Christian singer Matthew West, they will also honor other public figures who have impacted popular culture through their faith. Actress Roma Downey is among the nominees, whose film “Son Of God” is nominated for the K-Love awards in Film/Television impact category.
Male Artist of the Year
Chris Tomlin, Colton Dixon, Jeremy Camp, Matthew West, Steven Curtis Chapman, Toby Mac
Female Artist of the Year
Britt Nicole, Francesca Battistelli, Jamie Grace, Mandisa, Nathalie Grant, Plumb
Group/Duo of the Year
Building 429, Casting Crowns, MercyMe, NewsBoys, Sidewalk Prophets, Tenth Avenue North
Worship Song of the Year
God’s Great Dance Floor by Chris Tomlin
I Am by David Crowder
Oceans by Hillsong United
Your Grace Finds Me by Matt Redman
You Won’t Let Go by Micheal W. Smith
Never Once by One Sonic Society
Best Live Show
For King & Country
First Christian Artist to apprear on a 7up can
Hillsong Young & Free
Tenth Avenue North
Artist of the Year
Song of the Year
The Only Name by Big Daddy Weave
Overcomer by Mandisa
Lord, I Need You by Matt Maher
Hello My Name Is by Matthew West
This is Amazing Grace by Phil Wickhem
Voting for the K-LOVE Fan Awards is open through 11 p.m. today at www.klovefanawards.com.