Gospel/ Contemporary Christian
2017 - 60th Annual GRAMMY Awards Winners
Best Gospel Performance/Song
Never Have To Be Alone
Best Contemporary Christian Music Performance/Song
What A Beautiful Name
Best Gospel Album
Let Them Fall In Love
Best Contemporary Christian Music Album
Best Roots Gospel Album
Sing It Now: Songs Of Faith & Hope
All Nominations From This Genre
*Through the 64th GRAMMY Awards
Music Facts: Gospel/Contemporary Christian
The origins of gospel music can be traced to the early 1600s.
There are many variations of gospel, but Black gospel is by far the most well-known.
Legendary gospel group the Fisk Jubilee Singers are the oldest organized group of Black musicians in America. Founded in 1871, they won their first GRAMMY, for Best Roots Gospel Album, at the 63rd Annual GRAMMY Awards in 2021.