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Talent Announced for 52nd Annual GMA Dove Awards Pre-Telecast

By October 18, 2021News

GMA partnering with new faith-based network AWKNG TV to produce

Pre-telecast streaming live on Friday, October 22 at 6:00 p.m. ET
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Nashville, TN (October 18, 2021) – The Gospel Music Association (GMA) has announced details for the Pre-Telecast event ahead of the 52nd Annual GMA Dove Awards. Pre-Telecast will stream Friday, October 22 at 6:00 p.m. ET on and Hosts Tasha Layton and DOE will perform as well as The Nelons and Mike Mains.

“On behalf of AWKNG, we are so excited to partner with the Dove Awards,” says President Stovall Weems. “We both have a passion for seeing the message of the Gospel shared and expressed through music and media.”

This year’s Pre-Telecast presenters include Byron “Talkbox” Chambers, Jon Reddick, Jordan Sapp, Krissy Nordhoff, Leanna Crawford, Randall Goodgame, Rich Tolbert Jr., Steven Malcolm, The Sound, Trilogy, and Zauntee.

For the complete list of nominees, visit For official social media assets, click here. Images of this year’s co-hosts, performers and presenters can be found here. Logos for the 52nd Annual GMA Dove Awards are located here.