Dove Awards 2003

List of Dove Awards 2003 Winners

  • Artist of the Year

  • Bluegrass Album of the Year

    • Alan O'Bryant - Wondrous Love
    • Tim Maze - There's No Other Way
    • Keith Clark, Gerald Harbour, Steven Martin, Freddy Rakes, Shannon Wheeler - On the Journey Home
    • Dave Moody, Nelson McSwain - Blue Ridge Sunday
    • The Principles - Mama's Letter To Jesus
  • Bluegrass Recorded Song of the Year

    • The Lewis Family - So Many Years, So Many Blessings
    • George Hamilton IV - Love is Free
    • Connie Smith, Sharon White, Barbara Fairchild (SW & F) - Walkin Through The Fire
    • The Hoppers - She Found Jesus Alive
    • LordSong - Teach Me To Love Like That
  • Children's Music Album of the Year

    • Jeff Sandstrom - Shout Praises Kids 3
    • Toni Becker, Nathan Cochran, Gatlin Green, Wendi Foy Green, Chad Jarnigan, Fiona Mellett, Michael Mellett, Bart Millard, Shannon Millard - I Can Only Imagine...Lullabies For A Peaceful Rest
    • Alejandro Allen, Edgar Arceo - Canciones de Gozo Para Ninos
    • Celeste Clydesdale - Acorns to Oaks
    • Dennis Dearing, Kevin Stokes - All New Praise Songs
    • Ed Kee, Dave Hunt - Songs From the Lighter Side Vol. 2
  • Choral Collection of the Year

    • Phil Barfoot, Lari Goss - High Praises
    • John E. Coates, Travis Cottrell - Hymns for Praise & Worship
    • Steven V. Taylor, Johnathan Crumpton - Extreme! Youth Worship
    • Geron Davis - InHabit The Praise
    • Rob Howard, David Guthrie, Dale Bleam - Simply Worship
  • Contemporary Gospel Album of the Year

    • Smokie Norful - Limited Edition
    • Joe Pace & The Colorado Mass Choir - Speak Life
    • Alvin Slaughter - On the Inside
    • Donnie McClurkin - Again
    • Byron Cage - Byron Cage
    • Vickie Winans - Bringing It All Together
  • Contemporary Gospel Song of the Year

    • CeCe Winans - Hallelujah Praise Lyrics
    • Smokie Norful - I Need You Now Lyrics
    • Vicki Yohe - Because Of Who You Are Lyrics
    • Robert Randolph & The Family Band - I Need More Love
    • Byron Cage - The Presence of the Lord Lyrics
  • Country Album of the Year

    • Randy Travis - Worship and Faith
    • Andy Griffith - The Christmas Guest
    • Connie Smith, Sharon White, Barbara Fairchild (SW & F) - Love Never Fails
    • Billy Ray Cyrus - The Other Side Lyrics
    • The Oak Ridge Boys - Colors
    • LordSong - Refuse To Be Afraid
  • Country Song of the Year

    • Randy Travis - Three Wooden Crosses Lyrics
    • Andrew Peterson - Family Man
    • Randy Travis - Pray For The Fish Lyrics
    • Connie Smith, Sharon White, Barbara Fairchild (SW & F) - Closer To Home
    • Dottie Rambo, Dolly Parton - Stand by the River
    • Connie Smith, Sharon White, Barbara Fairchild (SW & F) - Love Never Fails
  • Female Vocalist of the Year

    • Stacie Orrico Lyrics
    • CeCe Winans Lyrics
    • Nichole Nordeman Lyrics
    • Joy Williams Lyrics
    • Rebecca St. James Lyrics
  • Group of the Year

    • Mercy Me Lyrics
    • Newsboys Lyrics
    • Switchfoot Lyrics
    • Third Day Lyrics
    • Jars Of Clay Lyrics
  • Hall of Fame

    • Frances W. Preston
    • Al Green Lyrics
    • Sandi Patty Lyrics
    • Vestal Goodman
  • Inspirational Album of the Year

    • The Martins - Above It All
    • Christine Dente - Becoming
    • Sandi Patty - Take Hold of Christ
    • Jim Witter - Forgiveness
    • Brooklyn Tabernacle Choir - Live...This Is Your House
  • Inspirational Song of the Year

    • Avalon - Everything To Me Lyrics
    • Darlene Zschech & Hillsong - My Hope
    • Jill Paquette - Free (Take My Life)
    • Watermark with Shane & Shane - In the Garden/There Is None Like You (Remix)
    • Jaci Velasquez - Jesus Is Lyrics
  • Instrumental Album of the Year

    • Tom Hemby - An Acoustic Christmas
    • Craig Duncan - Irish Christmas
    • Rod McGaha - The Trumpet Sounds
    • Anthony Burger - Masterpiece
    • Fletch Wiley - I Can Only Imagine
  • Long Form Music Video of the Year

    • Third Day - Third Day Live In Concert, The Come Together Tour
    • The Crabb Family - #1 Hits Live
    • Steven Curtis Chapman - Steven Curtis Chapman Live
    • dc talk - Free At Last: The Movie (10th Anniversary)
    • Audio Adrenaline - Alive
  • Male Vocalist of the Year

    • Jeremy Camp Lyrics
    • Mark Schultz Lyrics
    • Steven Curtis Chapman Lyrics
    • David Phelps Lyrics
    • Bart Millard
  • Modern Rock Album of the Year

    • Relient K - Two Lefts Dont Make a Right...But Three Do
    • Rock 'n' Roll Worship Circus - A Beautiful Glow
    • Dakona - Perfect Change
    • Apt Core - 2
    • Plumb - Beautiful Lumps Of Coal Lyrics
  • Modern Rock Song of the Year

    • So Much for Substitutes - Breaking Me Down
    • Exodus - Go
    • Collide - Savior
    • Two Lefts Don't Make a Right...But Three Do - I Am Understood
    • In The Name Of Love: Artists United For Africa - Beautiful Day
  • Musical of the Year

    • The Wonderful Cross
    • The Love of Jesus
    • Because He Lives
    • Evidence of Grace
    • Word Music - A Thrill of Hope
  • New Artist of the Year

    • Jeremy Camp Lyrics
    • Kristy Starling Lyrics
    • Todd Agnew Lyrics
    • Across The Sky Lyrics
    • Casting Crowns Lyrics
  • Pop/Contemporary Album of the Year

    • Stacie Orrico - Stacie Orrico Lyrics
    • Steven Curtis Chapman - All About Love
    • Casting Crowns - Casting Crowns Lyrics
    • Amy Grant - Simple Things
    • Mark Schultz - Stories & Songs Lyrics
  • Pop/Contemporary Song of the Year

    • Mercy Me - Word Of God Speak Lyrics
    • Mark Hall, Hector Cervantes, Juan DeVevo, Melodee DeVevo, Megan Garrett, Chris Huffman, Andy Williams - If We Are the Body
    • Mark Schultz - Child of Mine
    • Stacie Orrico - (There's Gotta Be) More To Life Lyrics
    • Jeremy Camp - I Still Believe Lyrics
  • Praise & Worship Album of the Year

    • Third Day - Offerings II
    • Salvador - Worship Live
    • CeCe Winans - Throne Room Lyrics
    • Newsboys - Adoration: The Worship Album
    • David Crowder - Illuminate Lyrics
  • Producer of the Year

    • Brown Bannister
    • Steven V. Taylor
    • Marc Byrd
    • Steve Hindalong
    • Christopher Harris
  • Rap/Hip Hop Album of the Year

    • Todd Collins - It's Pronounced Five Two
    • T-Bone - Gospelalphamegafunkyboogiediscomusic
    • Kenneth M. Smith, Allan Houston, Solo - The Exodus
    • John Wells, William Branch, Brady Goodwin, Virgil Byrd - Holy Culture
    • Otto Price, Ric Robbins, Canton Jones, Big Rocc, David Lynch, Todd Collins - Lil iROCC Williams
  • Rap/Hip Hop Song of the Year

    • Grits, Jennifer Knapp - Believe
    • Souljahz - Jubilee Lyrics
    • KJ-52, Todd Collins, Michael Ripoll - Dear Slim Pt. 2
    • T-Bone, Michael Tait, Donnie Lewis - Raised in Harlem
    • Toby Mac - Love Is In The House Lyrics
  • Recorded Music Packaging of the Year

    • !Hero The Rock Opera; Bethany Newman; Bethany Newman; Todd & Jess Ericson, Kenda Benwall, Elton Sawyer
    • Jill Paquette; Scott Hughes, Stephanie McBrayer; Tim Parker, Stephanie McBrayer; Kristin Barlowe
    • Furthermore: From the Studio, From the Stage; Tim Parker; Tim Parker; Dan Haseltine;
    • The Agony Scene; Don Clark; Don Clark; Don Clark, Brian Meredith
    • Here in America; Rusty Mitchell; Rusty Mitchell; Ben Pearson, Michael Wilson
    • In Bright Mansions; Jim McAnally; Jim McAnally; Michael Krouskop, David Herrera, David Henson, Wesley Bulla - The Fisk Jubilee Singers
    • The Gathering; Robert Beeson, Jordyn Thomas; Tim Parker, Rusty Mitchell; Kim Thomas; Essential Records - City on a Hill
  • Rock Album of the Year

    • Tait - Lose This Life
    • Big Dismal - Believe Lyrics
    • Sanctus Real - Say It Loud Lyrics
    • Thousand Foot Krutch - Phenomenon Lyrics
    • Seventh Day Slumber - Picking Up the Pieces
  • Rock Song of the Year

    • Switchfoot - Ammunition Lyrics
    • Audio Adrenaline - Dirty Lyrics
    • Toby Mac - Get This Party Started Lyrics
    • Nate Sallie - All About You Lyrics
    • Plumb - Free Lyrics
  • Rock/Contemporary Album of the Year

    • Switchfoot - The Beautiful Letdown Lyrics
    • Jars of Clay - Furthermore: From the Studio, From the Stage
    • Todd Agnew - Grace Like Rain
    • Audio Adrenaline - Worldwide Lyrics
    • downhere - So Much for Substitutes
  • Rock/Contemporary Song of the Year

    • Switchfoot - Meant to Live Lyrics
    • Todd Agnew - This Fragile Breath (The Thunder Song)
    • Switchfoot - Gone Lyrics
    • Third Day - You Are So Good to Me Lyrics
    • Third Day - All I Have to Give
  • Short Form Music Video of the Year

    • Stacie Orrico - (There's Gotta Be) More To Life Lyrics
    • Zoegirl - You Get Me Lyrics
    • Miguel Angel Guerra - Hoy Mas Que Nunca
    • KJ-52 - Dear Slim Lyrics
    • Mars Ill - Breathe Slow
    • Nichole Nordeman - Legacy Lyrics
  • Song of the Year

    • Pete Kipley - Word of God Speak
    • Bebo Norman - Great Light of the World Lyrics
    • Chad Cates, Sue Smith - Everything to Me
    • Doug Johnson, Kim Williams - Three Wooden Crosses
    • Jonathan Foreman, Tim Foreman - Meant to Live
    • Mark Hall - If We Are the Body
    • Mark Schultz, Chris Eaton - Child of Mine
    • Peter Furler, Steve Taylor - He Reigns
    • Steve Merkel - Lord Have Mercy
    • Steven Curtis Chapman - All About Love Lyrics
  • Southern Gospel Album of the Year

    • The Crabb Family - The Walk
    • Joyce Martin McCollough, Karen Peck Gooch, Sheri Easter - Best of Friends
    • The Hoppers - Great Day
    • Gaither Vocal Band - A Capella
    • Greater Vision - Quartets
  • Southern Gospel Song of the Year

    • The Crabb Family - The Cross
    • The Martins - The Promise Lyrics
    • The Hoskins Family - When the Savior Wipes the Tears From Our Eyes
    • Gaither Vocal Band - Gentle Shepherd
    • Legacy Five - He Forgets
  • Spanish Language Album of the Year

    • Salvador - Con Poder
    • Don Moen - Trono de Gracia
    • Rene Gonzalez - El Poder Esta En Ti
    • Felix Carlo, Dani Driggs, Miguel Angel Guerra, Julissa, Doris Machin, Rut Mixter, Alex Rodriguez, Ricardo Rodriguez, Ingrid Rosario - Exitos de Hoy
    • Patty Cabrera - Amar a Alguien Como Yo
  • Special Event Album of the Year

    • Michael Tait, Mark Stuart, Rebecca St. James, T-Bone, Pete Stewart, Grits, John Cooper, Bob Farrell, Matt Hamnitt, Nirva, Paul Wright, Quinlan, Donnie Lewis - !Hero The Rock Opera
    • Warren Barfield, Wes King, Fernando Ortega, Ginny Owens, George Rowe, Sarah Sadler, Shane & Shane, Selah, Michael W. Smith, Third Day, Watermark - Next Door Savior
    • David Crowder Band, Matt Redman, Chris Tomlin, Charlie Hall, Candi Pearson, Christy Nockels, Steve Fee - Passion Sacred Revolution Songs From OneDay03
    • The Crabb Family, Anointed, Nate Cole, Cathy Cole, The Cathedrals, Johnny Cash, Greater Vision, Ann McCrary, Judy Jacobs, The Hoskins Family, The Perrys, Christ Tabernacle Choir, Geron - Mansion Over The Hilltop
    • Caedmon's Call, Jars of Clay, Bebo Norman, Sara Groves, Sixpence None the Richer, Paul Colman Trio, GlassByrd, FFH, Andrew Peterson, Ginny Owens, Silers Bald - The Gathering
  • Traditional Gospel Album of the Year

    • The Born Again Church Choir - CeCe Winans Presents...The Born Again Church Choir
    • Shirley Caesar - Shirley Caesar & Friends
    • Rizen - Rizen
    • Aaron Neville - Believe
    • Ann McCrary - Ann McCrary
  • Traditional Gospel Song of the Year

    • Fisk Jubilee Singers - Poor Man Lazarus
    • The Born Again Church Choir - Holiness Is Right
    • Rizen - View The City
    • The Born Again Church Choir - Breakthrough
    • Hezekiah Walker & The Love Fellowship Choir - I Need You to Survive
  • Urban Album of the Year

    • Robert Randolph & The Family Band - Unclassified
    • Darwin Hobbs - Broken
    • Virtue - Free
    • Sandtown - Based on a True Story
    • Lisa McClendon - Soul Music
  • Urban Song of the Year

    • Mary Mary, Erica Atkins- Campbell, Trecina Atkins-Campbell, Warryn Campbell - Dance, Dance, Dance
    • Darwin Hobbs - Nobody Like Jesus
    • Souljahz - Let Go Lyrics
    • Out of Eden - Love, Peace and Happiness
    • Out Of Eden - Showpiece Lyrics
  • Worship Song of the Year

    • Tim Hughes - Here I Am To Worship Lyrics
    • CeCe Winans, Andrae Crouch; - Throne Room
    • Steve Taylor, Peter Furler; Ariose Music, Soylent Tunes - He Reigns
    • Marc Byrd, Steve Hindalong - God of Wonders
    • Lenny LeBlanc, Paul Baloche - Above All
  • Youth/Children's Musical of the Year

    • Noelle, The First
    • City on a Hill Christmas
    • The Christmas S.O.C.C.E.R. Team
    • Acorns to Oaks
    • The First Leon