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Daigle nominated for American Music Award

Posted at 2:39 PM, Oct 25, 2019
and last updated 2019-10-25 21:15:17-04

Lafayette native and musician Lauren Daigle has been nominated for an American Music Award.

Daigle was nominated this year in the Favorite Artist - Contemporary Inspirational category which includes two other nominees For King and Country and MercyMe.

The winner will be announced in a ceremony on November 24, 2019 in Los Angeles. That show will air at 7:00 pm on ABC.

The American Music Awards is a fan based voting award show. Those looking to vote for Daigle or other artists can do so on the AMA website.Voting ends on November 20.

Nominations for awards are based on sales, air-play, and activity on social networks, according to the AMAs.

Daigle received several awards for her work including two Grammys, three Billboard Awards and three Gospel Music Association Dove Awards. Daigle has won in the Favorite Artist category before, once in 2017 and once in 2018.