It would stand to reason that the Dove's would improve greatly if they would just add a dance category. Or at least something called Electronic. Right now some of the contortions they pull off in putting people in some categories would astound a Cirque du Soleil gymnast.
We will begin with the album of the year categories, since that is where I am strongest (I am starting to get a handle on Song of The Year this time around).
Rap/Hip Hop Album
- Blacklight - Tedashii
- Captured - Flame
- Culture Shock - Jai
- Rehab: The Overdose - Lecrae
- The Whole Truth - DA T.R.U.T.H.
- Control - Abandon
- Until We Have Faces - Red
- Vice Verses - Switchfoot
- What I've Become - Ashes Remain
- With Shivering Hearts We Wait - Blindside
- A Beautiful Life - Mikeschair
- Blessings - Laura Story
- Hundred More Years - Francesca Battistelli
- One Song at a Time - Jamie Grace
- What if We Were Real - Mandisa
- Ad Astra Oer Aspera - Abandon Kansas
- Come Home - Luminate
- Crazy Love - Hawk Nelson
- Mountains Move - Kristian Stanfill
- The Reckoning - Needtobreathe
That concludes the first post of the Night Beat Dove Awards Nominations Coverage. Predictions will be made at a later time, closer to the April Awards. Until next time, I am Awaiting Your Reply.