"Blessed & Highly Favored" by The Clark Sisters and "Never Gonna Break My Faith" by Aretha Franklin and Mary J. Blige were both honored in the Best Gospel Performance category. A GRAMMY for Best Gospel Song went to Clark-Sheard for writing "Blessed & Highly Favored." The Clark Sisters' Live: One Last Time (EMI Gospel) also won for the Best Traditional Gospel Album.
Before the Daylight's Shot (204 Records) by Ashley Cleveland received a GRAMMY for Rock or Rap Gospel Album, while Israel and New Breed won Best Pop/Contemporary Gospel Album for A Deeper Level (Integrity Music).
Israel and New Breed, who won their first GRAMMY last year, performed a gospel medley along with Aretha Franklin, The Clark Sisters, the Madison Bumblebees and Trin-i-tee 5:7.
Free to Worship (Verity Records) by Fred Hammond garnered a trophy for Best Contemporary R&B Gospel Album, while Salt of the Earth (Skaggs Family Records) by Ricky Skaggs & The Whites won the Best Southern, Country or Bluegrass Gospel Album.
Get Charisma's best content delivered right to your inbox! Never miss a big news story again. Click here to subscribe to the Charisma News newsletter.
Great Fall Specials from CHARISMA:
#1 What's at stake with this election ... EVERYTHING!: Click Here to get the truth about what's at stake and what could happen if you don't make your voice heard.
#2 Fall Book Bundles: Click Here to view all our bundles and save up to 72%! Prayer, Holy Spirit, Anointing, and more.
#3 FREE eCourses by CHARISMA: Click Here to view all the free courses. Topics include Fear, Forgiveness, Holy Spirit, Supernatural, and How to Hear God.