Jansky Tops Christian Country Noms

With nods in five categories, Clifton Jansky is the top nominee for the 10th annual Christian Country Music Association Awards. Josh Turner and Lisa Ryan will host the awards show, set for Nov. 4 at N

With nods in five categories, Clifton Jansky is the top nominee for the 10th annual Christian Country Music Association Awards. Josh Turner and Lisa Ryan will host the awards show, set for Nov. 4 at Nashville's Ryman Auditorium.

Jansky's nominations are for entertainer, male vocalist, song, songwriter and music evangelist of the year. Turner, the Fox Brothers and Del Way each received four nods. Other multiple nominees include Randy Travis, Marty Raybon and Stella Parton.

The awards show will be broadcast live on Great American Country and will receive additional airings on the station's syndicated affiliates. The ceremony is the centerpiece of the Christian Country Convention, a four-day event featuring seminars and talent showcases, spearheaded by Gene Higgins, president of the Christian Country Music Association.

Winners are voted on by the organization's members.