Paisley, Travis, Underwood Earn Gospel Nominations

Randy Travis and Carrie Underwood are among the country artists nominated for the 2006 Gospel Music Awards. Paisley’s “When I Get Where I’m Going,” Travis’ “Angels” and Underwood’s “Jesus, Take the Wheel” are nominated in the country recorded song of the year category, along with Sawyer Brown’s “They Don’t Understand” and Bart Millard’s “Mawmaw’s Song (In the Sweet By and By).” Alison Krauss & Union Station and Ricky Skaggs & Kentucky Thunder are nominated in the category of bluegrass recorded song of the year. Marty Stuart’s Soul’s Chapel is up for country album of the year, along with Travis’ Glory Train. Vince Gill secured a nomination for producer of the year. The Gospel Music Association will present the awards in Nashville on April 5.