2014 K-Love Fan Award Nominees
by Wendy Lee Nentwig | March 21, 2014
Voting doesn't start for the K-LOVE Fan Awards until May 1, but the music is available right now. So tune in to our attached playlist, where you'll hear Song of the Year contenders like Mandisa's "Overcomer," Big Daddy Weave's "The Only Name (Yours Will Be)," Matthew West's "Hello, My Name Is," Phil Wickham's "This Is Amazing Grace" and Matt Maher's "Lord, I Need You."
Battling it out for Artist of the Year honors are Casting Crowns, Chris Tomlin, MercyMe, Matthew West and TobyMac. West, Tomlin and TobyMac are also up for Male Artist of the Year against newcomer Colton Dixon and vets Jeremy Camp and Steven Curtis Chapman. Female Artist of the Year will go to either Britt Nicole, Francesca Battistelli, Mandisa, Jamie Grace, Natalie Grant or Plumb. Rounding out this list of bests are Group or Duo of the Year nominees Newsboys, MercyMe, Casting Crowns, Tenth Avenue North, Building 429 and Sidewalk Prophets.
On the worship side, there's a Worship Song of the Year category that includes Tomlin's "God's Great Dance Floor," Crowder's "I Am," Matt Redman's ["Your Grace Finds Me,"] Sonic Society's "Never Once," Michael W. Smith's "You Won't Let Go" and Hillsong United's "Oceans (Where Feet May Fail)." Best Live Performance will go to TobyMac, Needtobreathe, Switchfoot, Rend Collective, For King & Country or Newsboys.
And in one final category, fans can vote for the Christian artist they want to see appear on a 7UP can: Jamie Grace, Tenth Avenue North, Sidewalk Prophets or [Hillsong Young & Free](art.(art.115502887). Press play and get a taste of all these nominees now.