“This is Amazing Grace” took home the top honor of Song of the Year at the 2015 BMI Christian Music Awards. Written by Phil Wickham, Josh Farro and Jeremy Riddle and published by Phil Wickham Music, Seems Like Music and Sing My Songs, the track reached #1 on the Billboard Christian Airplay chart.
Songwriter of the Year went to Chris Stevens, who penned the hits “Beautiful Day,” “Overcomer” and “Slip On By.” The GRAMMY-award winning producer, engineer and songwriter has worked with artists TobyMac and Sanctus Real among others. He was also named BMI’s Christian Songwriter of the Year in 2010 and 2012.
Capitol CMG Publishing took home the Christian Publisher of the Year crown with the hits “All The People Said Amen,” “All You’ve Ever Wanted,” “Beautiful Day,” “Hope In Front Of Me,” “Overcomer,” “Slip On By” and “Your Grace Finds Me.”