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MercyMe And TobyMac Top 2018 K-LOVE Fan Awards’ Nominations With Four Nods Each

By May 8, 2018News

Casting Crowns, Cory Asbury And Zach Williams
Receive Recognition In Three Categories Each

Fan-Fueled Awards Show To Take Place
In Nashville On Sun., May 27 With TV Debut
Via TBN On Thurs., May 31


Nashville, Tenn. (May 7, 2018) – Multi-platinum selling artists MercyMe and TobyMac have garnered the most nominations for this year’s K-LOVE Fan Awards including four nods total in the major categories of Artist of the Year, Male Artist of the Year, Group or Duo of the Year, Song of the Year and Film Impact. Casting Crowns, Cory Asbury and Zach Williams each received three nominations spanning categories such as Group or Duo of the Year, Breakout Single of the Year, Worship Song of the Year and more. Among the eight categories is the Film Impact award which included nominees All Saints, I Can Only Imagine, Paul, Apostle of Christ, Same Kind of Different and Samson. Announced initially to fans this evening by co-hosts Mandisa and Matthew West via Facebook, listeners hold the power to vote for the winners in each category by visiting Voting is now open and will conclude at midnight eastern on Sat., May 26.

The 2018 K-LOVE Fan Awards will take place on Sun., May 27, capping a weekend full of rare experiences for listeners. Marking the show’s first appearance on television, TBN will broadcast the 2018 K-LOVE Fan Awards on Thurs., May 31 at 8 p.m. ET.


2018 K-LOVE Fan Awards Nominees


Film Impact

All Saints

I Can Only Imagine

Paul, Apostle of Christ

Same Kind of Different



Male Artist of the Year

Chris Tomlin


Danny Gokey

Matthew West


Zach Williams


Female Artist of the Year

Jasmine Murray

Kim Walker-Smith

Lauren Daigle


Natalie Grant



Group or Duo of the Year

Big Daddy Weave

Casting Crowns






Breakout Single

Cory Asbury “Reckless Love”

Jasmine Murray “Fearless”

Micah Tyler “Different”

Tauren Wells “Hills & Valleys”

We Are Messengers “Point To You”


Worship Song of the Year

Big Daddy Weave “Jesus I Believe”

Cory Asbury “Reckless Love”

Crowder “All My Hope”

Elevation Worship “O Come To The Altar”

Hillsong UNITED “So Will I (100 Billion X)”

Hillsong Worship “What A Beautiful Name”


Song of the Year

Casting Crowns “Oh My Soul”

Cory Asbury “Reckless Love”

Mandisa featuring TobyMac “Bleed The Same”

MercyMe “Even If”

TobyMac “I just need U.”

Zach Williams “Fear Is A Liar”


Artist of the Year

Casting Crowns

Danny Gokey




Zach Williams


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