TWO Grammy Nominations for Danny Gokey’s Haven’t Seen it Yet!

Danny Gokey two 2020 Grammy NominationsWe are super excited to see that Danny Gokey’s single and album “Haven’t Seen It Yet” have been nominated in a song and album category!!

37. Best Contemporary Christian Music Performance/Song
This award is given to the artist(s) and songwriter(s) (for new compositions) for the best contemporary Christian pop, Christian rap/hip-hop, or Christian rock single or track.

  • ONLY JESUS
    Casting Crowns; Mark Hall, Bernie Herms & Matthew West, songwriters
  • GOD ONLY KNOWS
    for KING & COUNTRY & Dolly Parton; Josh Kerr, Jordan Reynolds, Joel Smallbone, Luke Smallbone & Tedd Tjornhom, songwriters
  • HAVEN’T SEEN IT YET
    Danny Gokey; Danny Gokey, Ethan Hulse & Colby Wedgeworth, songwriters
  • GOD’S NOT DONE WITH YOU (SINGLE VERSION)
    Tauren Wells
  • RESCUE STORY
    Zach Williams; Ethan Hulse, Andrew Ripp, Jonathan Smith & Zach Williams, songwriters

39. Best Contemporary Christian Music Album
For albums containing at least 51% playing time of newly recorded, vocal, contemporary Christian music, including pop, rap/hip hop, or rock recordings. Continue reading “TWO Grammy Nominations for Danny Gokey’s Haven’t Seen it Yet!”

Videos & Photos: the Hope Encounter Tour Finale

Danny Gokey, the Hope Encounter 2019

The Danny Gokey Band Wows a Sold Out Show

I was fortunate to take in the final concert of Danny Gokey’s “Hope Encounter Tour” at a suburb of Chicago.  This was likely the biggest sell out audience of the tour.  It was announced that the Naperville venue had over 2,700 attendees!  I can believe it!  I also think it was the largest VIP line I had ever seen.  I conservatively estimated 200 people (my husband thought it was closer to 300) waited in line to have a picture taken with Danny before the VIPs could claim the best seats for the night.

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Interview of Danny Gokey by John Moser- The Morning Call

Danny Gokey Continues to Change, Grow

John J Moser of The Morning Call in Allentown, PA has been following Danny Gokey since his “American Idol” days – which is over ten years,  You can read his latest, full interview of Danny HERE.

My three biggest take-aways from this interview are:

  • “Well, being my first headlining tour, we took a lot of risks on that tour. I’m a risk-taker at heart; it’s like ‘go big or go home.’ A lot of lessons learned – because from now on, I’ll be doing my own headlining tours. And that one just, it really made sense to me in the sense that I got to dream, and I got to see ‘this is what my vision would look like if I did a tour.’ You know?  “Yeah, it went very well. Very well.”
  • “And I love country music to this day, and I might do another record in the future.”
  • “You know, it’s funny because raising the kids right now is a lot of work. … But I feel like I’m planning for my future. I feel like the more kids, the merrier. You just gotta get through the season of, like, no sleep. And that lasts for quite some time. And lots of sacrifice.  “So I’m just bracing myself. I keep telling myself this: ‘I’ll thank myself later.’ I come from a family of six kids and there’s such a richness that comes during when we all get together for holidays. Now there’s a lot of drama – I’ll say that, unfortunately. But I guess that comes with it, doesn’t it?”

Mr Moser gave a very favorable review of Danny’s first headlining tour last year.  You can read it HERE.

The Greatest Gift: A Christmas Collection- Danny Gokey

Danny Gokey in front of tree - Greatest Gift CD

What is Your NEW DG Christmas Favorite?

On October 25th, Danny Gokey’s second Christmas Album, “The Greatest Gift: A Christmas Collection” debuted. It came in as the #17 album on Billboard’s Christian Album Sales chart.  For those that didn’t get a hard copy, I’m including the photos included in the CD booklet.

Capital Christian Music Group describes Danny’s second Christmas album as:

a mix of Christmas classics and original songs, this new album will fit in perfect in any Christmas collection. Featuring mainstays “Come Let Us Adore Him,” “Angels We Have Heard On High,” & and both an English and Spanish version of the hymn “Silent Night.” This new album also features 3 brand new original songs written by Danny.

My Festive Fizzy Pop   describes it this way:

With an equally enticing blend of religious songs and contemporary classics. The Greatest Gift: A Christmas Collection provides the hymns you know and love alongside some indelible seasonal favourites and a few new compositions (which, notably, stand shoulder to shoulder with the evergreens). He’s always had an Continue reading “The Greatest Gift: A Christmas Collection- Danny Gokey”

Danny Gokey News & Discussion- November 2019

Mason Photography of Danny Gokey on Hope Encounter Tour in Houston

The Hope Encounter Tour Concludes on November 17th

The final show of Danny Gokey”s  Hope Encounter Tour with Coby James is drawing to a close.  But don’t fret, the Celebrate Christmas tour will roll out shortly after!  It starts December 4th in Colorado Springs and ends near Seattle Washington on December 21st.

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Video: FULL Danny Gokey Labour of Love Set

Labour of Love

Have you been unable to attend one of Danny’s summer festival shows?  The Labour of Love Festival has Danny Gokey’s whole set on video! It has all the songs you want to see in his show:   Never Be the Same, If You Ain’t In It, New Day, Long Train Running, Wanted, Rise, Love God Love People, Fighter, Tell your Heart to Beat Again, Haven’t Seen It Yet & The Comeback.

Enjoy!

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Congratulations Danny Gokey – 2019 Dove Award Winner

Last night the GMA Dove Award ceremony awarded its 50th annual Dove Awards.  Danny Gokey received the  short video award for his #1 single, “Haven’t Seen It Yet”. Some of the big winners are:

Artist of the Year: Lauren Daigle

New Artist of the Year: Aaron Cole

Worship Song of the Year: “Who You Say I Am” (writers) Ben Fielding, Reuben Morgan, (publisher) Hillsong Music Publishing

Contemporary Christian Artist of the Year: TobyMac, Forefront / Capitol CMG

Gospel Artist of the Year: Kirk Franklin, Fo Yo Soul Recordings / RCA Records

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Video: No Pressure, Fighter- Danny Gokey

New Danny Gokey Music in Concert

We appreciate when Danny Gokey’s fans, like Bebe Coriell post videos of recent concerts.  Bebe was lucky enough to see Danny perform some of his new music on the Hope Encounter Tour in Covington, LA. Thank you, Bebe!! Here are three of Danny’s songs from his album, “Haven’t Seen It Yet”.

Fighter

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