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Dove Awards: Top Group & Artist

1960 - 1961 - 1962 - 1963 - 1964 - 1965 - 1966 - 1967 - 1968 - 1969
1970 - 1971 - 1972 - 1973 - 1974 - 1975 - 1976 - 1977 - 1978 - 1979
1980 - 1981 - 1982 - 1983 - 1984 - 1985 - 1986 - 1987 - 1988 - 1989
1990 - 1991 - 1992 - 1993 - 1994 - 1995 - 1996 - 1997 - 1998 - 1999
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2010 - 2011 - 2012 - 2013 - 2014 - 2015

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Male Group of the Year (1969 - 1980)
Mixed Group of the Year (1969 - 1980)
Group of the Year (1981 - 2012)
Artist (1981 - 2015)
Multiple Awards Taken
The Imperials
The Speers
Steven Curtis Chapman
Casting Crowns
Sandi Patty
Amy Grant
Third Day
Michael W. Smith
NeedToBreathe
4Him
Chris Tomlin
TobyMac
The Oak Ridge Boys
The Blackwood Brothers
MercyMe
Jars of Clay
Bebe & CeCe Winans
First Call
Point of Grace
Multiple Nominations, No Awards
The Kingsmen
The Downings
Avalon
The Happy Goodman Family
Selah
The Stamps
David Crowder Band
Sandy Patti
Andraé Crouch
The Cruse Family
Steve Green
P.O.D.
Skillet
The Cathedrals
The LeFevres
Ernie Haase & Signature Sound
The Inspirations
The Singing Rambos
DeGarmo and Key
Carman
The Gaither Vocal Band
Natalie Grant
Mylon & Broken Heart
The Newsboys
Whiteheart
The Hemphills
The Statesmen
The Couriers
The Blackwood Singers
Andrus, Blackwood, and Co.
The Nelons
The Dixie Echoes
The Florida Boys
The Isaacs
Tenth Avenue North
The Clark Sisters
Marvin Sapp
Mary Mary
The Crabb Family
Anointed
Twila Paris
Larnelle Harris
Jaci Velásquez
Audio Adrenaline
The Hinsons
Rex Nelon
Barlow Girl

1969, 1st Dove Awards

Male Group

WThe Imperials
NThe Statesmen
NThe Stamps
NThe Oak Ridge Boys
NThe Blackwood Brothers

Mixed Group

WThe Speers
NThe Happy Goodman Family
NThe LeFevres
NThe Singing Rambos
NThe Dixie Echoes

1970, 2nd Dove Awards

Male Group

WThe Oak Ridge Boys
NThe Statesmen
NThe Stamps
NThe Imperials
NThe Blackwood Brothers

Mixed Group

WThe Speers
NThe Downings
NThe Singing Rambos
NThe LeFevres
NThe Happy Goodman Family

1971, 3rd Dove Awards

Male Group

REThe Blackwood Brothers
NThe Statesmen
NThe Stamps
NThe Oak Ridge Boys
NThe Imperials

Mixed Group

REThe Blackwood Singers
NThe Speers
NThe Singing Rambos
NThe Happy Goodman Family
NThe Downings

1972, 4th Dove Awards

Male Group

WThe Oak Ridge Boys
NThe Blackwood Brothers
NThe Stamps
NThe Imperials
NThe Inspirations

Mixed Group

WThe Speers
NBill Gaither Trio
NAndraé Crouch
NThe Downings
NThe Blackwood Singers

1973, 5th Dove Awards

Male Group

WThe Blackwood Brothers

Mixed Group

WThe Speers

1974, 6th Dove Awards

Male Group

WThe Blackwood Brothers
NThe Oak Ridge Boys
NThe Kingsmen
NThe Inspirations
NThe Imperials

Mixed Group

WThe Speers
NAndraé Crouch
NThe LeFevres
NThe Downings
NBill Gaither Trio

1975, 7th Dove Awards

Male Group

WThe Imperials
NThe Kingsmen
NThe Florida Boys
NThe Cathedrals
NThe Blackwood Brothers

Mixed Group

WThe Speers
NThe Hinsons
NGaither Trio
NThe Downings
NThe Blackwood Singers

1976, 8th Dove Awards

Male Group

WThe Imperials
NThe Blackwood Brothers
NWillie Wynn & The Tennesseans
NThe Stamps
NThe Orrells
NThe Oak Ridge Boys
NThe Kingsmen
NThe Inspirations
NThe Florida Boys
NThe Dixie Echoes
NThe Couriers
NThe Cathedral Quartet

Mixed Group

WThe Speers
NThe Hoppers, Connie Hopper
NThe Hinsons
NThe Hemphills
NThe Happy Goodman Family
NThe Downings
NBill Gaither Trio
NAndraé Crouch
NThe Singing Rambos
NThe Lewis Family
NThe LeFevres
NLanny Wolfe Trio
NJohn Matthews Family

1977, 9th Dove Awards

Male Group

WThe Cathedral Quartet
NThe Kingsmen
NThe Inspirations
NThe Couriers
NThe Blackwood Brothers

Mixed Group

WThe Speers
NRex Nelon
NThe Happy Goodman Family
NThe Cruse Family
NBill Gaither Trio
NAndraé Crouch

1978, 10th Dove Awards

Male Group

WThe Imperials
NTeddy Huffam & the Gems
NThe Kingsmen
NThe Couriers
NThe Cathedral Quartet

Mixed Group

WDallas Holm and Praise
NThe Cruse Family
NThe Speers
NRex Nelon
NThe Happy Goodman Family

1980, 11th Dove Awards

Male Group

WThe Imperials
NMercy River Boys
NThe Kingsmen
NDallas Holm
NThe Cathedral Quartet

Mixed Group

WBill Gaither Trio
NAndrus, Blackwood, and Co.
NThe Speers
NThe Nelons
NThe Hemphills

1981, 12th Dove Awards

Artist

WThe Imperials

Group

WThe Imperials
NWalter Hawkins
NDallas Holm
NBill Gaither Trio
NAndrus, Blackwood, and Co.

1982, 13th Dove Awards

Artist

WSandi Patty
NThe Imperials
NDallas Holm
NAndraé Crouch
NCynthia Clawson

Group

WThe Imperials
NDallas Holm
NThe Hawkins Family
NThe Cruse Family
NAndrus, Blackwood, and Co.

1983, 14th Dove Awards

Artist

WAmy Grant
NDeanna McClary
NSandy Patti
NThe Nelons
NThe Cathedrals

Group

WThe Imperials
NThe Hemphills
NDallas Holm
NThe Cruse Family
NThe Cathedrals
NBobby Jones & New Life
NThe Nelons

1984, 15th Dove Awards

Artist

WSandi Patty
NJohn Michael Talbot
NPetra
NDino Kartsonakis
NAmy Grant

1985, 16th Dove Awards

Artist

WSandi Patty
NSteve Taylor
NScott Wesley Brown
NJimmy Swaggart
NAmy Grant

1986, 17th Dove Awards

Artist

WAmy Grant

1987, 18th Dove Awards

Artist

WSandi Patty
NSteve Green
NPetra
NLarnelle Harris
NAmy Grant

Group

WFirst Call
NWhiteheart
NPetra
NMylon & Broken Heart
NDeGarmo and Key

1988, 19th Dove Awards

Artist

WSandi Patty
NWayne Watson
NSteve Green
NLarnelle Harris
NFirst Call

Group

WFirst Call
NDeGarmo and Key
NPetra
NMylon & Broken Heart
NThe Imperials

1989, 20th Dove Awards

Artist

WAmy Grant
NSteve Green
NSandy Patti
NCarman
NBebe & CeCe Winans

Group

WTake 6
NPetra
NMylon & Broken Heart
NFirst Call
NBebe & CeCe Winans

1990, 21st Dove Awards

Artist

WSteven Curtis Chapman
NTake 6
NSandy Patti
NCarman
NMichael W. Smith

Group

WBebe & CeCe Winans
NPetra
NTake 6
NFirst Call
NDeGarmo and Key

1991, 22nd Dove Awards

Artist

WSteven Curtis Chapman
NMichael W. Smith
NSandy Patti
NSteve Green
NCarman

Group

WPetra
NFirst Call
N4Him
NBebe & CeCe Winans
NTake 6

1992, 23rd Dove Awards

Artist

WAmy Grant
NBebe & CeCe Winans
NMichael W. Smith
NSandy Patti
NTwila Paris

Group

WBebe & CeCe Winans
NWhiteheart
NPetra
N4Him
NFirst Call
Ndc Talk

1993, 24th Dove Awards

Artist

WSteven Curtis Chapman
NMichael W. Smith
NMichael English
NAmy Grant
N4Him

Group

W4Him
NWhiteheart
NPetra
Ndc Talk
NBebe & CeCe Winans

1994, 25th Dove Awards

Artist

WMichael English
N4Him
NMichael W. Smith
Ndc Talk
NSteven Curtis Chapman

Group

W4Him
NNewSong
Ndc Talk
NPetra
NOut of the Grey

1995, 26th Dove Awards

Artist

WSteven Curtis Chapman
NTwila Paris
NPoint of Grace
NAmy Grant
N4Him

Group

W4Him
NPoint of Grace
NThe Newsboys
Ndc Talk
NSusan Ashton, Margaret Becker, Christine Denté

1996, 27th Dove Awards

Artist

Wdc Talk
NMichael W. Smith
NPoint of Grace
NSteven Curtis Chapman
N4Him

Group

WPoint of Grace
NJars of Clay
Ndc Talk
NAnointed
N4Him

1997, 28th Dove Awards

Artist

WSteven Curtis Chapman
Ndc Talk
N4Him
NPoint of Grace
NJars of Clay

Group

WJars of Clay
Ndc Talk
NAnointed
N4Him
NPoint of Grace

1998, 29th Dove Awards

Artist

WRich Mullins
NPoint of Grace
NJars of Clay
NSteven Curtis Chapman
NBob Carlisle

Group

WJars of Clay
NPoint of Grace
NGod's Property
Ndc Talk
N4Him

1999, 30th Dove Awards

Artist

WMichael W. Smith
NJaci Velásquez
NPoint of Grace
Ndc Talk
NAvalon

Group

WPoint of Grace
NThe Newsboys
NDelirious?
Ndc Talk
NAvalon

2000, 31st Dove Awards

Artist

WSteven Curtis Chapman
NSixpence None the Richer
NPoint of Grace
NAvalon
NMichael W. Smith

Group

WSixpence None the Richer
NPoint of Grace
NThe Cathedrals
NAvalon
NAudio Adrenaline
NThird Day

2001, 32nd Dove Awards

Artist

WThird Day
NSteven Curtis Chapman
NP.O.D.
NMichael W. Smith
NJaci Velásquez

Group

WThird Day
NPoint of Grace
NPlus One
NP.O.D.
NAvalon

2002, 33rd Dove Awards

Artist

WMichael W. Smith
NThird Day
NSteven Curtis Chapman
NP.O.D.
NNicole C. Mullen

Group

WThird Day
NSelah
NPoint of Grace
NP.O.D.
NAvalon

2003, 34th Dove Awards

Artist

WMichael W. Smith
NTobyMac
NThird Day
NSteven Curtis Chapman
NMercyMe

Group

WThird Day
NSixpence None the Richer
NSelah
NMercyMe
NAudio Adrenaline

2004, 35th Dove Awards

Artist

WMercyMe
NSwitchfoot
NStacie Orrico
NRandy Travis
NMichael W. Smith

Group

WMercyMe
NThird Day
NSwitchfoot
NThe Newsboys
NJars of Clay

2005, 36th Dove Awards

Artist

WSwitchfoot
NSelah
NMichael W. Smith
NMercyMe
NCasting Crowns

Group

WCasting Crowns
NThe Crabb Family
NSwitchfoot
NSelah
NMercyMe

2006, 37th Dove Awards

Artist

WChris Tomlin
NSwitchfoot
NNatalie Grant
NJeremy Camp
NCasting Crowns

Group

WCasting Crowns
NMercyMe
NKutless
NDavid Crowder Band
NBarlow Girl

2007, 38th Dove Awards

Artist

WChris Tomlin
NTobyMac
NThird Day
NThe Crabb Family
NStellar Kart
NJars of Clay
NCasting Crowns

Group

WCasting Crowns
NMercyMe
NJars of Clay
NDavid Crowder Band
NBarlow Girl

2008, 39th Dove Awards

Artist

WTobyMac
NThe Clark Sisters
NSkillet
NPoint of Grace
NNatalie Grant
NChris Tomlin
NCasting Crowns

Group

WCasting Crowns
NThe Clark Sisters
NSelah
NPoint of Grace
NHillsong United
NErnie Haase & Signature Sound
NDavid Crowder Band

2009, 40th Dove Awards

Artist

WSteven Curtis Chapman
NFireflight
NCasting Crowns
NChris Tomlin
NTobyMac
NThird Day
NMarvin Sapp

Group

WCasting Crowns
NMercyMe
NMary Mary
NErnie Haase & Signature Sound
NDavid Crowder Band
NThird Day
NSkillet

2010, 41st Dove Awards

Artist

WCasting Crowns
NSkillet
NMary Mary
NTobyMac
NJars of Clay
NJason Crabb
NFrancesca Battistelli

Group

WNeedToBreathe
NSkillet
NHezekiah Walker
NTenth Avenue North
NJars of Clay
NThe Gaither Vocal Band
NCasting Crowns

2011, 42nd Dove Awards

Artist

WFrancesca Battistelli
NMarvin Sapp
NNatalie Grant
NErnie Haase & Signature Sound
NJason Crabb
NChris Tomlin
NTobyMac

Group

WNeedToBreathe
NMikeschair
NMercyMe
NTenth Avenue North
NSidewalk Prophets
NThe Gaither Vocal Band
NErnie Haase & Signature Sound

2012, 43rd Dove Awards

Artist

WJason Crabb
NThe Isaacs
NLecrae
NLaura Story
NCasting Crowns

Group

WNeedToBreathe
NThe Isaacs
NThe Gaither Vocal Band
NDavid Crowder Band
NCasting Crowns

2013, 44th Dove Awards

Artist

WTobyMac
NTamela Mann
NLecrae
NFrancesca Battistelli
NChris Tomlin

2014, 45th Dove Awards

Artist

WHillsong United
NMandisa Lynn Hundley
NLecrae
NCasting Crowns
NSwitchfoot
NNeedToBreathe

2015, 46th Dove Awards

Artist

WLecrae
NMercyMe
NKari Jobe
NFrancesca Battistelli
NFor King & Country

1960 - 1961 - 1962 - 1963 - 1964 - 1965 - 1966 - 1967 - 1968 - 1969
1970 - 1971 - 1972 - 1973 - 1974 - 1975 - 1976 - 1977 - 1978 - 1979
1980 - 1981 - 1982 - 1983 - 1984 - 1985 - 1986 - 1987 - 1988 - 1989
1990 - 1991 - 1992 - 1993 - 1994 - 1995 - 1996 - 1997 - 1998 - 1999
2000 - 2001 - 2002 - 2003 - 2004 - 2005 - 2006 - 2007 - 2008 - 2009
2010 - 2011 - 2012 - 2013 - 2014 - 2015

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