Lecrae wins three Dove Awards

20 Apr 2012 | News

Lecrae is the winner of the 43rd Dove Award for "Rap/Hip Hop Recorded Song of the Year" for his song "Hallelujah".  He also won "Rap/Hip Hop Album of the Year" for "Rehab: The Overdose".

One of the pop compilations that won, "The Story", also featured Lecrae (alongside Group 1 Crew, Leigh Nash, Jars of Clay, Casting Crowns, Third Day, Peter Furler, Micheal W. Smith, and others).

Lecrae was also nominated for "Artist of the Year", which was won by Jason Crabb.

Hip Hop Nominations

Rap/Hip Hop Recorded Song of the Year

(Song; album; artist)
Hallelujah;  Rehab Deluxe Edition;  Lecrae  (Winner)
Intoxicated;  Genesis Snapshots;  JayEss
Please Don't Let Me Go;  Outta Space Love;  Group 1 Crew
Riot;  Backlight;  Tedashi
Overdose;  Rehab: The Overdose;  LeCrae

Rap/Hip Hop Album of the Year

(Album; artist; label)
Backlight;  Tedashi;  Reach Records
Captured;  FLAME;  Clear Sight Music
Culture Shock;  Jai;  Outlet Music Group
Rehab: The Overdose;  Lecrae;  Reach Records  (Winner)
The Whole Truth;  D.A. Truth;  220 Entertainment Group/Xite

Dove Awards website