K-LOVE Fan Awards to honor some of Christian music’s top artists and songs


K-LOVE Fan Awards will be held live in Nashville, Tennessee on Sun., May 29 at the iconic Grand Ole Opry House. Matthew West and Tauren Wells will host the star-studded event. The show will be broadcast on TBN on Fri., June 3.

Scoring three nominations each, Anne Wilson, Casting Crowns, for KING & COUNTRY, Katy Nichole, Maverick City Music, TobyMac, and Zach Williams are the top nominees. CAIN, Crowder, Brandon Lake & Jenn Johnson, Tasha Layton and Zach Williams scored two nods each. A brand-new category was added to the ballot this year to honor the “Podcast of the Year.” Winners are determined by nationwide fan voting.

Several collaborative performances have been announced for the K-LOVE Fan Awards 9th annual show, which will include Blanca with Dante Bowe, CeCe Winans with Lauren Daigle, Jonathan Traylor with Jordan Felis, Kirk Franklin with Maverick City Music, and Riley Clemmons with country star Walker Hayes. Additional performances will include Anne Wilson, CAIN, Chris Tomlin, Elevation Worship, for KING & COUNTRY, Katy Nichole, Matthew West, Phil Wickham, Tauren Wells, and TobyMac.

The show’s presenters will include Danny Gokey, Jimmie Allen, Mac Powell, Matt Maher, Mike Weaver, Sadie Robertson Huff, The Skit Guys, and Rebecca St. James with her mom Helen Smallbone.

The K-LOVE Fan Weekend, held May 27-29, is the biggest fan-event in Christian music. The weekend will kick-off with a concert Friday at 7 p.m., followed by an emerging artist’s showcase and songwriter’s showcase on Saturday, and the annual Sunday morning worship service, all at the Gaylord Opryland Hotel.

The K-LOVE Fan Awards show will be broadcasted by TBN on Fri., June 3 (airing back-to-back at 8 p.m. and 10 p.m. ET). Viewers can find their local TBN channel through the network’s Channel Finder at https://www.tbn.org/watch/channel-finder. For the latest on the 2022 K-LOVE Fan Awards, go to www.klovefanawards.com.