Larry Sparks – Dove Nomination

by | 25 Feb, 2010

I Just Want to Thank You Lord – Larry Sparks

Emerging from the Stanley Brothers’ Clinch Mountain Boys band, Larry Sparks has an impressive 40 year career, performing and recording the sounds created by bluegrass music’s first generation.

Sparks has been honored numerous times during his career including recent wins by the International Bluegrass Music Association (IBMA) for both the 2004 and 2005 Male Vocalist of the Year, and the 2007 Album of the Year and Recorded Event of the Year. He was also the featured performer at the Southern Gospel National Quartet Convention in 2009.

Larry’s recording of, I Just Want to Thank You Lord released last October, has been nominated for a 2010 Dove Award.

The 41st Annual Dove Awards Show, presented by The Gospel Music Association, will be held on 21st April, 2010 at the Grand Ole Opry House in Nashville, TN.