Sunday, June 3, 2012

The Elpy's: Album of The Year

We are closing in on the end. Only five more awards to be handed out. This year has been a bit more hectic, but the results are much more enjoyable.

We continue with some General Field Awards with the awarding of the Elpy for Group of The Year, which this year, the Elpy goes to: The Devil Wears Prada

Best New Artist is the next to be awarded. This year the Elpy goes to: Icon For Hire

The Artist of The Year Elpy for 2011 goes to: The Civil Wars.

Song of The Year is next, and the nominee list was long. The Nominees were:
  • Are You Ready?, Destiny, Beckah Shae
  • As For Me and My House, As For Me and My House, John Waller
  • Children of God, Move, Third Day
  • Hymn for The Missing, Until We Have Faces, Red
  • This Love Is Free, Weights and Measures, Hyland
  • Manifesto, Introducing The City Harmonic, The City Harmonic
  • Poison and Wine, Barton Hollow, The Civil Wars
  • Who But You, Music Inspired By The Story, Mark Hall and Megan Garrett
  • Window, Dominionaire, Canton Jones
And the Elpy for Song of The Year goes to: Manifesto by The City Harmonic

The Final Award. Album of The Year. The Nominees:
  • Barton Hollow, The Civil Wars
  • Destiny, Beckah Shae
  • Dream With Me, Jackie Evancho
  • Music Inspired by The Story, Various Artists
  • This Time Around, Heather Williams
  • Until We Have Faces, Red
  • Vice Verses, Switchfoot
  • What if We Were Real?, Mandisa
And the Elpy for Album of The Year for 2011 goes to (drumroll): Barton Hollow by The Civil Wars. Congratulations to them and to all the nominees and winners for making this second awards a great one. We'll see you again next year. Goodnight.