Kirk Franklin alongside Gloria Gaynor, Travis Greene and other top artistes have been nominated for the upcoming 62nd GRAMMY Award on January 26, 2020.
The award comprises of 84 categories in which Kirk has been nominated in 2, namely:
- Best Gospel performance/song (love theory)
- Best Gospel Album (long live love)
Other nominees in the Best Gospel Performance/Song are:
- LOVE THEORY – Kirk Franklin
- TALKIN’ ‘BOUT JESUS – Gloria Gaynor Featuring Yolanda Adams
- SEE THE LIGHT – Travis Greene Featuring Jekalyn Carr
- SPEAK THE NAME – Koryn Hawthorne Featuring Natalie Grant
- THIS IS A MOVE (LIVE) – Tasha Cobbs Leonard
Other nominees in the Best Gospel Album Category are:
- LONG LIVE LOVE – Kirk Franklin
- GOSHEN – Donald Lawrence Presents The Tri-City Singers
- TUNNEL VISION – Gene Moore
- SETTLE HERE – William Murphy
- SOMETHING’S HAPPENING! A CHRISTMAS ALBUM – CeCe Winans
This is not Kirk’s first Grammy nomination. In previous years, Kirk Franklin has had over 20 nominations and won about 13 times.
He won his first GRAMMY award for Best Contemporary Soul Gospel Album in the year 1997 “whatcha looking 4”.