The Gospel Music Association announced Wednesday its nominees for the 48th annual Dove Awards, where some of gospel’s finest will be out at Lipscomb University in Nashville, Tennessee on Oct. 17.
Among the powerhouse women of color being nominated for their excellence in artistry during the celebration that honors gospel and Christian music is Cece Winans, Tamela Mann and Tasha Cobbs.
The show will air Oct. 22 on Trinity Broadcasting Network. Voting for the final winners will run from Aug. 21-28.
See the list of 2017 gospel nominees: