Point Of Grace Tabbed Inspirational Country Music’s Entertainer Of The Year
At 11:14 am on October 15, 2010
Point of Grace, known in contemporary Christian music circles for an unprecedented string of 24 No. 1 songs, has successfully transitioned into the country music genre and on Thursday night they were honored with the Inspirational Country Music Award as Entertainer of the Year.
The trio of Shelley Breen, Denise Jones and Leigh Cappillino has scored in the country genre with hits such as "I Wish" and "How You Live (Turn Up the Music)". "I Wish" won the 2009 Dove Award for Country Recorded Song of the Year.
Other Inspirational Country Music Award winners included Carrie Underwood for Inspirational Video of the Year and Craig Morgan as Mainstream Country Artist. The Inspirational Country Music Awards, held for the 16th year, are dedicated to honoring and showcasing the biggest names and emerging talent among artists who perform Christian and Inspirational Country music. The show is presented by the Christian Country Music Association and will air on a taped basis on DayStar television network.
Here is the complete list of winners from last night's show:
Entertainer of the Year
Point of Grace
CrossCountry The Band
Mainstream Inspirational Country Song
"This Ain't Nothin'"
Christian Country Song
"Cowboys Love Jesus Too"
Mainstream Country Artist
Johnny Lee Cook
WCWV, Summersville, WV
Carrie Underwood-Director, Deaton-Flanigen
Pioneer-Living Legend Award
Dan Cowart- Audio Outreach Ministries
Inspirational Bluegrass Artist
Youth In Music Award
Music Evangelist of the Year
Faith, Family, & Country Movie
The Blind Side
Warner Brothers Pictures
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