February 18, 2010
Jars, Skillet, Crabb, Maher Top Dove Nods
Each earns six Dove Award nominations; Michael English up for top male vocalist
Jars of Clay, Skillett, Jason Crabb, and Matt Maher each received six nominations for the upcoming Dove Awards, it was announced on Thursday.
Leading the way was producer Wayne Haun, with seven nominations. The 11-time winner is seeking his first major award. He's up for producer of the year, song of the year, and nine more. Click here for a complete list of nominees. The Dove Awards will be held April 21 at Nashville's Grand Ole Opry House.extramarital affair
English didn't perform for three years, but got back into the business slowly first as a producer and later as a performer again. He has slowly been re-accepted back in Christian music circles, and is now one of the singers in the Gaither Vocal Band.