The winners of the 57th Annual GRAMMY Awards were announced last night, 8th February 2015, by The Recording Academy. In the Christian and Gospel music categories there were wins for Lecrae, For King & Country, Smokie Norful, Erica Campbell and Mike Farris.
For King & Country won two awards, Best Contemporary Christian Music Album for 'Run Wild. Live Free. Love Strong.', plus sharing Best Contemporary Christian Music Performance/Song with Lecrae for their joint song 'Messengers' (see video below).
Best Gospel Performance/Song went to Smokie Norful for 'No Greater Love', whilst Erica Campbell won Best Gospel Album for 'Help'. Best Roots Gospel Album went to Mike Farris for 'Shine For All The People'.
Responding on twitter to their Grammy win, For King & Country said, "'Incredibly humbled' are the words we felt when we heard about our @TheGRAMMYs wins! Our gratitude to voters, & every person who's believed!"
Best Gospel Performance/Song
Smokie Norful 'No Greater Love'
Best Contemporary Christian Music Performance/Song
Lecrae Featuring For King & Country 'Messengers'
Best Gospel Album
Erica Campbell 'Help'
Best Contemporary Christian Music Album
For King & Country 'Run Wild. Live Free. Love Strong.'
Best Roots Gospel Album
Mike Farris 'Shine For All The People'