CCM legends and rising stars in the industry descended on Lipscomb University’s Allen Arena in Nashville, Tennessee, for the 52nd Gospel Music Association Dove Awards — the biggest annual event in Christian music.
Founder of Light Records arranged for Nat King Cole, Duke Ellington, and Elvis Presley; scored “The Blob”; developed folk musicals; discovered Andraé Crouch; and believed any style could glorify God.
Christian songwriter Ralph Carmichael, known as the “Father of Contemporary Christian Music,” passed away on Monday at the age of 94.
Ralph Carmichael, a Christian composer whose music was recorded by Nat King Cole, Elvis Presley, and the Carpenters as well as gospel stalwarts George Beverly Shea and Bill Gaither died Monday aged 94 at
The Emmy-winner was also famed for his contributions to gospel and holiday music
Ralph Carmichael, composer and Emmy Award-winning arranger/conductor for Nat King Cole and Ella Fitzgerald, died Oct. 18 in Camarillo, Calif.
Carmichael wrote the themes to The Blob and My Mother the Car, as well as being the Father of Contemporary Christian Music.
Ralph Carmichael Dies: ‘The Blob’ & ‘My Mother The Car’ Composer, Arranger Of Beloved Christmas Classics Was 94
Ralph Carmichael, a prolific composer and arranger of film and TV scores whose writing or arranging credits include I Love Lucy, Bonanza, My Mother the Car, the sci-fi classic The Blob and some of
We caught up with Bayside Worship at the 52nd Annual GMA Dove Awards to talk about their new song “We Will Never Stop” coming out next month. For more artist interviews as well as
We caught up with Jason Crabb on the red carpet at the 52nd Annual GMA Dove Awards to talk about working with Red Street Records for the first time and his new Christmas music