Chris Receives the Sound Exchange Digital Radio Award Tweet
SoundExchange yesterday awarded GRAMMYÂ® winner Chris Tomlin its prestigious Digital Radio Award in recognition of his incredible popularity on digital radio.
Tomlin has amassed more than one billion performances on the more than 2,800 digital radio services from which SoundExchange collects digital performance royalties. SoundExchange President and CEO Michael Huppe presented Tomlin with the award on October 11 during the 47th Annual Gospel Music Association (GMA) Dove Awards, which honor performers in Christian and gospel music.
â€śChris is a fantastic artist with a massive following, and we couldnâ€™t be more proud to honor him with our SoundExchange Digital Radio Award,â€ť Huppe said. â€śWe were also honored to bestow this award upon Chris during the GMAâ€™s Dove Awards, which are so important to the Christian and gospel artists and fans globally.â€ť
â€śIâ€™m incredibly grateful and humbled to receive SoundExchangeâ€™s Digital Radio Award,â€ť Tomlin said. â€śIâ€™m blown away by how many people are listening to Christian music, and this award is an affirmation of the power and impact of the genre.â€ť
Only recording artists who are registered members of SoundExchange and have at least one billion streams are eligible to receive the SoundExchange Digital Radio Award. Justin Timberlake, Garth Brooks and Pitbull also have received the award.
The Dove Awards took place on Tuesday, October 11 at Lipscombâ€™s Universityâ€™s Allen Arena in Nashville at 6:30 p.m. (CST). Trinity Broadcasting Network (TBN) will exclusively broadcast the awards show on Sunday, October 16, at 7 p.m. (PST).
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