2018 Grammy® Awards Nominees; Cece Winans, MercyMe, Le’Andria, Travis Greene, More..

The 2018 Grammy Awards nominations have been announced with Cece Winans, MercyMe and Le’Andria leading the Gospel/Contemporary Christian Music field with Two nominations each.

Among those honored is JJ Hairston & Youthful Praise, who received a nomination for “Best Gospel Performance/Song”, for their multiple chart-topping single ‘You Deserve It‘.

Travis Greene‘s latest album, Crossover: Live From Music City, also garnered a nomination for the category “Best Gospel Album.”

The 60th annual Grammy Awards will take place on Sunday, Jan. 28th, 2018 at the Madison Square Garden in New York City. The ceremony will air live on CBS.

Check out the complete list below; Gospel/Contemporary Christian Music

Best Gospel Performance/Song

• Too Hard Not To – Tina Campbell
Tina Campbell; Tina Campbell & Warryn Campbell, songwriters

• You Deserve It – JJ Hairston & Youthful Praise Featuring Bishop Cortez Vaughn
JJ Hairston & Youthful Praise Featuring Bishop Cortez Vaughn; David Bloom, JJ Hairston, Phontane Demond Reed & Cortez Vaughn, songwriters

• Better Days – Le’Andria

• My Life – The Walls Group
The Walls Group; Warryn Campbell, Eric Dawkins, Damien Farmer, Damon Thomas, Ahjah Walls & Darrel Walls, songwriters

• Never Have To Be Alone – CeCe Winans
CeCe Winans; Dwan Hill & Alvin Love III, songwriters

Best Contemporary Christian Music Performance/Song

• Oh My Soul – Casting Crowns
Casting Crowns; Mark Hall & Bernie Herms, songwriters

• Clean – Natalie Grant
Natalie Grant; Natalie Grant, songwriter

• What A Beautiful Name – Hillsong Worship
Hillsong Worship; Ben Fielding & Brooke Ligertwood, songwriters

• Even If – MercyMe
MercyMe; David Garcia, Ben Glover, Crystal Lewis, MercyMe & Tim Timmons, songwriters

• Hills And Valleys – Tauren Wells
Tauren Wells; Chuck Butler, Jonathan Smith & Tauren Wells, songwriters

Best Gospel Album

• Crossover: Live From Music City – Travis Greene

• Bigger Than Me – Le’Andria

• Close – Marvin Sapp

• Sunday Song – Anita Wilson

• Let Them Fall In Love – CeCe Winans

Best Contemporary Christian Music Album

• Rise – Danny Gokey

• Echoes (Deluxe Edition) – Matt Maher

• Lifer – MercyMe

• Hills And Valleys – Tauren Wells

• Chain Breaker – Zach Williams

Best Roots Gospel Album

• The Best Of The Collingsworth Family – Volume 1 — The Collingsworth Family

• Give Me Jesus – Larry Cordle

• Resurrection – Joseph Habedank

• Sing It Now: Songs Of Faith & Hope – Reba McEntire

• Hope For All Nations – Karen Peck & New River