Steven Curtis Chapman
Paul Corbin, Vice President, Writer/Publisher Relations, Nashville and Joyce Rice, Director, Writer/Publisher Relations, Nashville, will present Citations of Achievement recognizing the top five songs of each genre, with the ceremony culminating in the announcements of Christian Song, Songwriter, and Publisher of the Year (including all genres).
Rebecca St. James
Previous winners include past Songwriters of the Year Steven Curtis Chapman and Toby McKeehan, Dottie Peoples, Yolanda Adams, Rebecca St. James, Kevin Max, Michael Tait, Jars Of Clay, Jennifer Knapp, John L. Cooper, Pillar, Don Koch, Rodney Griffin, Gerald Crabb, Audio Adrenaline, Charlie Peacock, Fred Hammond, Kirk Franklin, Donnie McClurkin, Bob Herdman and Joe Beck.
Jars Of Clay
BMI's Citations of Achievement are given in recognition of popularity in the field of Christian music, as measured by feature broadcast performances on American radio and television. The eligibility period ran January 1, 2002 through December 31, 2002.