Each year, thousands of Singing News subscribers make their choices known
during the annual balloting.
The actual Award Ceremony is now held at Dollywood
for the votes of confidence which has been so graciously demonstrated to us so many times
over the years
by the Singing News subscribers.
Favorite Bass, 2008 ~ Mike Holcomb
Favorite Southern Gospel Song
Not Forgotten ~ Inspirations
.Our prayer is that we
may continue to earn and deserve your trust.
We also thank you for the confidence in the Inspirations
which was so graciously demonstrated to us by the
Singing News Fan Awards presented in 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006 & 2008.
2006 Favorite Southern Gospel Traditional Male Quartet
Favorite Male Quartet, 2005 ~ Inspirations
Favorite Bass, 2005 ~ Mike Holcomb
Favorite Gospel Album ~ 2004 ~ Singing
News Fan Awards
'The Journey Ahead'
Favorite Gospel Song ~ 2003 ~ Singing News Fan Awards
'We Need to Thank God'
from the recording
Highway To Heaven
Writers: Niles Borop & Jeff Steele
(Centergy Music Group)
Favorite Gospel Song
Turn My Back On Him Now ~
from the recording PURE VINTAGE
ARDEN, NC (Crossroads Press Release) Southern Gospel's
multi-award winning group, The Inspirations, announce the release of their debut project
on Horizon Records. Their first Horizon project, "Pure Vintage," was released on
August 7, 2001.
"Pure Vintage" features a new line-up of songs recorded in
the traditional manner, and they provide the musical consistency that the Inspirations
have carried for almost forty years.
"Year after year we have seen the many changes that have occurred
throughout Southern Gospel Music," said Martin Cook, original member and pianist for
the group. "We have been the line that has been drawn right down the middle. We've
seen gospel go above the line and below the line, but we have been right up the
It has been the group's practically unchanged, non-tainted and enduring
sound that has withstood the test of time that represents the name of their latest
release. "Pure Vintage" is the debut project for the Inspirations since signing
on with Horizon Records.
Mike Holcomb, bass for the Inspirations, summed the new collaboration
this way,: "We are thrilled to be with Horizon Records because they will broaden our
reach. We are not good at sales, promotion or making it look good. That is why we felt it
was a good move to sign on with Horizon Records."
For More About the INSPIRATIONS Recordings,
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