Skaggs, Travis Capture Doves

Ricky Skaggs’ “Are You Afraid to Die,” from the album Soldier of the Cross, was named Bluegrass Recorded Song of the Year at the Gospel Music Association’s 32nd Annual Dove Awards, held Thursday night (April 26) at Nashville’s Grand Ole Opry House. Randy Travis’ first gospel album, Inspirational Journey, won two awards, including Bluegrass Album of the Year and Country Recorded Song of the Year for the cut “Baptism.” The Dove Awards will premiere Friday (May 4) at 8 p.m. ET on cable station WGN and will repeat May 5-6 on cable network PAX-TV.