The Griffith Family Among the "For Your Consideration" GRAMMY Entries
(October 17, 2016 - Franklin, TN)
The “For Your Consideration” GRAMMY entries for potential nominations were released Monday, October 17, 2016 with The Griffith Family album, ‘Give His Love Away’, landing in voting consideration for Best Roots Gospel Album. This isn’t Tony and Julie Griffith’s only chance at a first-time potential GRAMMY nomination; Tony also co-produced the ‘Christmas With T. Graham Brown’ album with Award Winning Country Artist T. Graham Brown that will be available in Cracker Barrel stores this Holiday season with Julie contributing background vocals. ‘Christmas With T. Graham Brown' is among the “For Your Consideration” albums in the Best Americana Album category. Grammy voters will have a chance to vote for these projects in determining forthcoming GRAMMY Nominations for 2017 that will be announced on Dec 6, 2016.
This year has seen The Griffith Family cover more new ground with a continued national tour involving special appearances with Dove Award Winning and GRAMMY Nominated artist Adam Crabb (The Crabb Family and Gaither Vocal Band) and appearing at several performances in Canada as well as performing on the world-wide television network TBN. The group has also had multiple appearances at Dollywood and performed once again at the The National Quartet Convention, billed as 'The Granddaddy of Them All’ in regard to Gospel events.
‘Give His Love Away’ is The Griffith Family’s sophomore release for their record label Mansion Entertainment and is being distributed through Sony RED with availability at all major online digital outlets including iTunes and Amazon. A new national radio single, “I’m Gonna Leave The Light On”, releases later this month from the album.