Gospel/ Contemporary Christian
2007 - 50th Annual GRAMMY Awards Winners
Best Gospel Performance
Never Gonna Break My Faith
Best Gospel Song
Blessed & Highly Favored
Best Rock Or Rap Gospel Album
Before The Daylight's Shot
Best Pop/Contemporary Gospel Album
A Deeper Level
Israel & New Breed
Best Southern, Country, Or Bluegrass Gospel Album
Salt Of The Earth
Best Traditional Gospel Album
Live - One Last Time
Best Contemporary R&B Gospel Album
Free To Worship
All Nominations From This Genre
*Through the 65th GRAMMY Nominations
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.