FRANCESCA BATTISTELLI RECEIVES DOVE AWARD NOMINATION
by Hoganson Media on 2014-08-15 11:51:48


" class="img-responsive">
SPONSORED




GRAMMY®-nominated, “Artist of the Year” Dove Award winner and Christian music’s best-selling new artist in over a decade, Francesca Battistelli garners her 23rd Dove Award nomination this week for Pop/Contemporary Album of the Year for her No. 1 selling, critically acclaimed recording, If We’re Honest. The nomination was announced from Lipscomb University’s Allen Arena, where the 45th Annual GMA Dove Awards ceremony is set to take place Oct. 7.





The announcement follows Battistelli’s third appearance this year on the Grand Ole Opry stage, performing songs from If We’re Honest. Battistelli is pictured (top left) at the Grand Ole Opry Aug. 8, where she shared the stage with Hunter Hayes. Earlier this year Battistelli performed at the Grand Ole Opry with Carrie Underwood and Charlie Daniels Band.

Produced by GRAMMY®-nominated and Dove Award-winning producer and her longtime collaborator Ian Eskelin, If We’re Honest reveals Battistelli’s most intimate and accomplished musical statement yet, showcasing her trademark pop and soul-infused sound. The 11-track album and 15-track deluxe version of If We’re Honest, featuring the No. 1 song “Write Your Story” and current hit single, “He Knows My Name,” are available everywhere great music is sold, including on iTunes at http://smarturl.it/ifwerehonest.

Since her debut in 2008, Francesca Battistelli has earned a GRAMMY® nomination (Best Gospel Performance), six Dove Awards (including 2011 “Artist of the Year”) and 23 Dove Award nominations. Her debut album, My Paper Heart (album RIAA Certified Gold in 2012, featuring “Free To Be Me” RIAA Certified Gold in 2014), and 2011 sophomore release, Hundred More Years, both landed at No. 1on Billboard’s Christian Album chart, while her current and third album, If We’re Honest, took the No. 1 spot on the Christian overall SoundScan chart. With over a million in album sales to date and nearly 2 million single downloads, she is the best-selling new artist in the genre in over a decade. Making her national morning TV debut this year on ABC’s “Good Morning America” performing her No. 1 single, “Write Your Story,” followed by a performance of the song on “Fox & Friends,” Battistelli’s music has also been featured on major motion pictures and nationally televised ABC, NBC and FOX shows.

For more information on Francesca Battistelli, her touring and If We’re Honest, please visit, www.francescamusic.com.





SPONSORED


Recent News
PHIL WICKHAM AND CHRIS QUILALA RELEASE NEW SONG "YOU CANNOT BE STOPPED"

NASHVILLE, TENN (April 23, 2019) Renowned worship leaders Phil Wickham (Fair Trade Services) and Chris Quilala (Jesus Culture / Capitol Christian Music Group) have released a new song...
SANCTUS REAL DEBUTS NEW SINGLE, "UNSTOPPABLE GOD"

23 April 2019 – Nashville, Tenn. – Fair Trade Services announces the new single from Sanctus Real, titled "Unstoppable God," which is out now and available at all digital music providers. "Unstoppable God" is the follow-up to..
SARAH KROGER RELEASES LABEL DEBUT, BLOOM, ON FRIDAY, APRIL 26

NASHVILLE, TENN. (APRIL 23, 2019) Integrity Music will release the label debut, Bloom, from Catholic worship leader and songwriter Sarah Kroger on Friday, April 26th. Kroger’s label debut takes...
CITIZEN WAY BUS CATCHES FIRE, ANNOUNCE FUNDRAISING CAMPAIGN

A fire ignited on Citizen Way's Generosity Rocks tour bus during a recent tour stop in Michigan. Thankfully, no one was seriously injured in the fire but the bus is a complete loss. Firefighters were
AUTHOR TERESA SHIELDS PARKER SHARES SECRETS ABOUT HER MIRACULOUS 250-POUND WEIGHT LOSS

Discouraged about being overweight? Wonder what to do about it? In the new book, Sweet Journey to Transformation: Practical Steps To Lose Weight and Live Healthy, Teresa Shields Parker shares not only how to lose weight, but how to keep it off
THE UNION OF SINNERS AND SAINTS' 25-CITY “STORYTELLER” TOUR KICKS OFF IN JUNE

Few artists have been more influential in defining the CCM brand than Petra and WhiteHeart, so fans will likely jump out of their skins when they hear that John Schlitt, lead singer of Petra, and Billy Smiley, guitarist, singer, and founder of...



More Content from CMADDICT
REVIEW
Gone (Deluxe)
RED

Release Date: October 27, 2017
Reviewer: Jon Ownbey
Rating: 4 stars
MUSIC VIDEO
Behold Israel - Amir Tsarfati: Middle East Update June 15, 2019

2019-06-18 08:26:14
ARTICLE
Most Addictive Song - Newsboys "Only the Son (Yeshua)" - May 2019

The Most Addictive Song for May 2019 is the song from the Newsboys titled "Only the Son (Yeshua)". Check it out!
FREE DOWNLOAD
Well Done (Acoustic)
The Afters

Album: Fear No More
Genre: Rock

Social Media



Copyright © 2018 · All Rights Reserved · CMADDICT.com