THE ROYS Win Fifth Consecutive
Inspirational Country Music's
Bluegrass Artist of the Year Award
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Nashville, TN (October 26, 2015)–The 21st Annual ICM Faith, Family & Country™ Awards were held on October 22nd at Cornerstone Nashville. Bluegrass duo, The Roys took home “Inspirational Bluegrass” Award for the fifth consecutive year.
“To say it was an honor to capture our 5th ICM Bluegrass Artist award in a row is an understatement!! We are truly Blessed and honored to have our peers pat us on the back and say your music matters! God is GREAT!!” – Lee Roy
The popular Bluegrassers were previously honored with the following ICM Awards: 2014, 2013,2012 & 2011 Bluegrass Artist of the Year; 2012 #1 Inspirational Country Single ("I Wonder What God's Thinking"), and the 2010 & 2009 Duo of the Year.
Slated for broadcast on the The Family Channel, Heartland, NRB Network, TCT Networks, The Worship Network, Lifestyle/CTN Network and Total Living Network in the upcoming months this year’s Award show will reach well over two billion households worldwide. The ICMs are additionally supported through the weekly 2-hour radio show, Power Source Country, now nationally syndicated in over 100 markets through Westwood One. For more information on the annual awards show, please visit: faithfamilycountry.com.
THE VIEW, their fourth Rural Rhythm Records' release hit stores in September 2014, and debuted at #2 on the Billboard Top 10 Bluegrass Albums chart, and generated a #1 single with"No More Lonely" on the Bluegrass Today Weekly Airplay Chart.
The Roys latest release, BLUEGRASS KINDA CHRISTMASon Rural Rhythm Records, was named one of Rolling Stone's 10 Best Country Christmas Albums of 2014. The album was released in November 2014 and has been met with high critical acclaim.