Kingdom Heirs September Great month: for Triumphant. First they get the number one song on the Singing News with Chain Breaker. Then they win three Singing News Fan Awards - favorite traditional male quartet, bass ( Eric Bennett), and song (Living In The Promised Land). More awards: The Booth Brothers - favorite artist, trio, lead (Ronnie) and album (Between Here And Heaven); Hoppers - Kim (soprano) ;and Connie (alto); Collingsworth Family - Mixed Group and musician (Kim); Greater Vision - tenor (Chris Allman) and Rodney Griffin (songwriter); Joseph Habedank - Soloist; Canas Voice - New Artist; Morgan Easter - Young artist; Kingdom Heirs - Band; Mark Tramell -baritone.
August Another number one: for the Browders. This time it's Put It Into Gods Hands Protected: The Erwins when their bus was in dangerous crash and totaled. Honored: Jason Crabb. Set to be enshrined in the Kentucky Music Hall Of Fame. Pray for: Dean Hopper, who has suffered several strokes because of A physical abnormality with his veins. Dr.'s feel that inserting a stent may solve the problem. New on the piano bench: Josh Townsend for Legacy Five. He has played previously for the Old Paths and LeFevre Quartet.
July The first number one: for the Hyssongs is Let The Hallelujahs Ring. New kid on the bus: for the Mark Trammell Quartet is Trevor Conkle. This talented pianist is only 19, but has already spent three years with the Hoppers. Returning: to sing tenor for the Liberty Quartet is Phillip Batton. Liberty gas filled the slot with temporary tenors for the past six months.