Grammy Award for Best Gospel Performance, Contemporary

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Grammy Award for Best Gospel Performance, Contemporary
Awarded for quality contemporary performances in the gospel music genre
Country United States
Presented by National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences
First awarded 1978
Last awarded 1983
Official website grammy.com

The Grammy Award for Best Gospel Performance, Contemporary was awarded from 1978 to 1983. From 1978 to 1982 it was titled the Grammy Award for Best Gospel Performance Contemporary or Inspirational.

Years reflect the year in which the Grammy Awards were presented, for works released in the previous year.

Recipients[edit]

Year Performing artist Work Nominees Ref.
1978 Imperials, TheThe Imperials Sail On [1]
1979 Hart, LarryLarry Hart[2] "What a Friend" [3]
1980 Imperials, TheThe Imperials Heed the Call [4]
1981 The Archers, Cynthia Clawson, Andraé Crouch, Tramaine Hawkins, Walter Hawkins, Dony McGuire, Reba Rambo, and B.J. Thomas The Lord's Prayer [5]
1982 Imperials, TheThe Imperials Priority [6]
1983 Grant, AmyAmy Grant Age to Age [7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Grammy Award Nominees 1978 - Grammy Award Winners 1978". Retrieved 6 December 2011. 
  2. ^ http://www.larryhartpraise.com/aboutlarryhart.html Larry Hart biography
  3. ^ "Grammy Award Nominees 1979 - Grammy Award Winners 1979". Retrieved 6 December 2011.  horizontal tab character in |title= at position 27 (help)
  4. ^ "Grammy Award Nominees 1980 - Grammy Award Winners 1980". Retrieved 6 December 2011. 
  5. ^ "Grammy Award Nominees 1981 - Grammy Award Winners 1981". Retrieved 6 December 2011. 
  6. ^ "Grammy Award Nominees 1982 - Grammy Award Winners 1982". Retrieved 6 December 2011. 
  7. ^ "Grammy Award Nominees 1983 - Grammy Award Winners 1983". Retrieved 6 December 2011.