The Gospel Music Association has announced that the 52nd Annual Dove Awards will be broadcast worldwide on Friday, Oct. 22 through TBN. The live taping of the show will be help on Tuesday, Oct. 19 at Lipscomb University’s Allen Arena in Nashville.
The nominees for this year’s Dove Awards will be announced on Wednesday, Aug. 11.
Last year, the Dove Awards included pre-taped performances and interviews due to COVID-19 restrictions. For King & Country earned their first Artist of the Year win at the 51st show while Tasha Cobbs Leonard took Gospel Artist of the Year. The Dove Award for New Artist of the Year went to We The Kingdom and Kanye West picked up his first Dove Award win for Rap/Hip-Hop Recorded Song of the Year with “Follow God” from his album Jesus Is King.