Highlights

Professional highlights and awards include:

2016 - Dove Award nomination for GOD IS ON THE MOVE by 7eventh Time Down for Rock/Contemporary Song of the Year
2016 – First time to sit at #1 and #2
2015 – ONE SURE THING by The Color wins Canadian Gospel Music Association’s COVENANT AWARD for Pop Song of the Year
2015 – Leaving the safe and familiar (my writing room at Brentwood-Benson/SONY for 15 years) for WORD
2014 - Dove Award nomination for STRONGER by TaRanda Greene for Inspirational Recorded Song of the Year

2013 - Dove Award win for SATISFIED by Jason Crabb for Inspirational Recorded Song of the Year

2013 - Dove Award win for WHAT THE BLOOD IS FOR by Jason Crabb for Southern Gospel Recorded Song of the Year

2013 - Dove Award nomination for DANGEROUS by GROUP 1 CREW for Rap/Hip Hop Recorded Song of the Year
2013 – JESUS, ONLY JESUS performed by Matt Redman at Passion 2013 in Atlanta, GA
2012 - Dove Award nomination for CRAZY LOVE by the Hawk Nelson for Rock/Contemporary Recorded Song of the Year
2012 – Appeared on syndicated MUSIC ROW SHOW (listen to interview on AUDIO page)
2011 - Dove Award win for JOSEPH by Jason Crabb for Inspirational Recorded Song of the Year
2011 - Dove Award win for AS SURE AS MY REDEEMER LIVES for Musical of the Year
2011 - ASCAP radio Airplay Award for NO MATTER WHAT by Kerrie Roberts
2011 - ASCAP radio Airplay Award for MY HELP COMES FROM THE LORD by the Museum
2011 - Dove Award nomination for GREAT ARE YOU LORD by Phillips, Craig and Dean for Inspirational Recorded Song of the Year
2011 - Dove Award nomination for FAITHFUL ONE by the Booth Brothers for Southern Gospel Recorded Song of the Year

2010 – WRITER'S NIGHTS

GMABLUEBIRD – with Chad Cates, Dave Clark and John Lemonis

JAMES GANG COMPANY – with Michael Boggs, Michael Farren and Regie Hamm

GMA IMMERSE – with Chris Sligh, Jennie Lee Riddle, Ed Cash, Chad Cates, Matthew West, Dave Barnes, (front) Chris August, Michael Farren

2010 – ASCAP radio Airplay Award for MY DELIVERER by Mandisa
2010 - Dove Award nomination for MY DELIVERER by Mandisa for Pop/Contemporary Song of the Year
2009 - Dove Award nomination for Songwriter of the Year
2009 - Dove Award nomination for I'M LETTING GO by Francesca Battistelli for Pop/Contemporary Song of the Year
2009 - Dove Award nomination for EMPTY ME by Chris Sligh for SONG OF THE YEAR
Chris Sligh, Tony Wood and Francesca Battistelli
2009 - Dove Award nomination for I'M LETTING GO by Francesca Battistelli for SONG OF THE YEAR
2009 - Dove Award Award nomination for ALL FOR THE GLORY OF YOU by Mark Harris for Inspirational Recorded Song of the Year
2009 - Dove Award Award nomination for WELCOME TO THE FAMILY by The Booth Brothers for Southern Gospel Recorded Song of the Year
2009 - ASCAP Radio Airplay Award for EMPTY ME by Chris Sligh
2008 - Dove Award win for FIND YOUR WINGS by Mark Harris for Inspirational Recorded Song of the Year
2008 – 9 radio singles in the first five months of the year
2007 ASCAP Radio Airplay Award for FIND YOUR WINGS by Mark Harris
2007 - Larnelle Harris performs THE GREATEST OF THESE as part of his induction ceremony into the Gospel Music Hall of Fame
2006 - "Waiting In The Wings" performed by Point of Grace at Presidential Prayer breakfast
2003 - Dove Award nomination for YES, I BELIEVE by Point of Grace for SONG OF THE YEAR
2003 - ASCAP Radio Airplay Award for PSALM 112 by 4-HIM
2003 – 5 songs in the Top 20 for the week of April 15-21 on the Radio & Records Inspirational chart
2001 - Dove Award Award nomination for YOUR LOVE IS LIFE TO ME by FFH for Inspirational Recorded Song of the Year
1999 - “Christ Remains” performed by Phil Driscoll at the Columbine Memorial Service
1999 - Creating first choral print musicals (THERE'S ROOM AT THE CROSS and BRINGING CHRISTMAS HOME) with Dave Clark
1998 – Winner of ASCAP Foundation's SAMMY CAHN AWARD - Created to commemorate the life and career of the late great lyricist who gave us “ALL THE WAY”, “LET IT SNOW!” and many others hits. This award is given each year to a promising lyricist from The ASCAP Foundation Songwriter Workshop Series. It is by professional nomination and is selected by a distinguished group of songwriters. Other winners of this award have included John Mayer, Lori McKenna and Kendall Payne.
1998 – Creating with Dave Clark, Lowell Alexander and John Mays a collection of songs based on the truths of Henry Blackaby's bestseller EXPERIENCING GOD
1997 - Dove Award Award nomination for SOMETIMES HE CALMS THE STORM by Scott Krippayne for Inspirational Recorded Song of the Year