Nashville, TN – Gospel family group, The Freemans was honored and took home three awards this week in Pigeon Forge at the SGN Scoops Diamond Award Show. They won Christian Country Group of the Year, Gospel Music Today Video/DVD of the Year (Big Merlin Productions – Caylon Freeman and Adam Wagner) and Chris Freeman was named Christian Country Female Artist of the Year. “I was truly not expecting to win Female Artist and it was such a great honor, however I was thrilled to see my family win Group of the Year and my son for his hard work on the video, “shares Chris.
Caylon adds, “To be honored for this award was two-fold, first being a win for my family who work hard each week traveling, and second being a win for myself, Adam Wagner, and the Big Merlin Production team. We all feel blessed to be a part of blazing the new trails in our industry.”
The Freemans have been playing music over 3 decades with over 25 projects to date. Their tight family harmony and live band have quickly made them a favorite with gospel, country and music lovers around the world as they travel performing numerous dates in churches, fairs, festivals and concert halls every year. They have graced such stages as The Grand Ole Opry, Silver Dollar City Park and Showboat and National Quartet Convention as well as been a part of the Gaither Video Series and traveled with World Vision. They have had a multitude of number one songs and garnered numerous awards and accolades such as CC Song of the Year, Best Concept Video and Group of the Year. In 2006, Chris Hawkins Freeman was inducted into the Gospel Music Hall of Fame alongside Elvis Presley and Aretha Franklin among many other music legends. They host annual Legends on the Sea cruises each year with a variety of destinations to the Bahamas, Mexico and Alaska.
Tune in to Nashville Country Revival each week on TCT Direct TV 377 and Heartland Network to catch Darrell Freeman hosting some of the best in Christian/Positive Country music videos.