Tuesday, December 6, 2011

BEN*JAM wins for the state of TN

On Saturday, December 3rd, 2011 Rockwood, TN's very own Live Southern Gospel Band "BEN*JAM" and it's members dominated the TCGMA/GCGMA (i.e. "Tennessee Country - Gospel Music Association" & "Georgia Country - Gospel Music Association") Awards, held in Dalton, GA. With very tough competition, judged by music industry professional from BMI Nashville. At the end of the evening BEN*JAM won CD & Video of 2011, & Most Promising Band of 2011. Benjamin Blankenship won 2 Songwriter of 2011 awards. Jonelle Blankenship won Horizon Vocalist of 2011. Kristie Quinn won Instrumentalist & Songwriter of 2011. Kristie Quinn (BEN*JAM's newest member) belongs to the Georgia Chapter of the association; all others mentioned belong to and won on behalf of the great state of Tennessee.

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