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Jimmy Fortune Nominated For Three GMA Dove Awards

Jimmy FortuneNashville, TN -- The Gospel Music Association just announced their nominations for the upcoming 47th Annual Dove Awards, and Country Music Hall of Fame member Jimmy Fortune was nominated in three categories. All nods came as a result of Fortune’s critically-acclaimed album Hits & Hymns, released in 2015. The project features some of Fortune’s closest friends, including Vince Gill, The Oak Ridge Boys, The Isaacs, Dailey & Vincent, Ricky Skaggs and more.

47th GMA Dove Awards Nominees Announced

ashville, TN -- The Gospel Music Association (GMA) announced the nominees in 44 categories for the 47th Annual GMA Dove Awards. Bluegrass artists nominated include Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver who are frequently nominated, Flatt Lonesome with their first ever nomination, Jimmy Fortune, Joey+Rory and The Isaacs. The awards show will take place on Tuesday, October 11, 2016 at Lipscomb University’s Allen Arena in Nashville at 6:30 p.m. CST. Trinity Broadcasting Network (TBN) will exclusively air the awards show on Sunday, October 16, reaching over 100 million viewers in the U.S., plus global and multi-platform distribution. Voting for the final winners will run August 23 through August 30.

Bluegrass Generations Come Together In Nashville

Pictured ( L-R)  Shane Collins( WPAP/Panama City), Jimmy Fortune,  Teddy Gentry (Alabama), Sharla McCoy, Rhonda Vincent, Jamie Dailey, Darrin Vincent, Elaine and Lee Roy.  (Credit: Martha E. Moore)Bluegrass is all about passing the torch. During last week’s CMA Music Festival there was a special gathering filled with songs and inspiration during “Bluegrass Generations,” hosted by Sharla McCoy of McCoy and Associates.

Jimmy Fortune to Perform on Song of the Mountains

Jimmy FortuneMarion, VA -- The legendary Jimmy Fortune will headline the September 3rd television taping of Song of the Mountains at the Lincoln Theatre in Marion, Virginia. “We are proud to have such a renowned performer coming to tape our show.” states Tim White the executive coordinator and host of the program. “Jimmy is not only a great singer and songwriter but also a very nice guy!”

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