by Sheilah Belle
Nashville, TN — Gospel Hip Hop artist Canton Jones received a GRAMMY ® Award Nomination for Best Gospel Song of the year for the track “Window” from his CD Dominionaire released on CAJO Records and distributed through Central South Distribution.
“This is a huge accomplishment for Canton Jones, and we look forward to his continued success as a leading artist in the industry,” said Vicki Mack Lataillade, chief marketing officer at Central South Distribution. “This nomination is a true reflection of his artistry as a songwriter.”
The 54th Annual GRAMMY ® Awards broadcast live on CBS from the Staples Center in Los Angeles on Sunday, February 12, 2012 at 8:00 p.m. EST.
“I am honored and yet humbled to be mentioned in the GRAMMY ® (Song of the Year) category with musicians and professionals that I respect so much,” said Jones. “God really does honor faithfulness. I am still in awe!”
Part singer, songwriter, producer, vocal arranger and entrepreneur, Canton Jones, a Deerfield Beach, Fla. native, has ministered to and performed in front of millions of people during his career as a music artist. Since beginning his career and ministry as a Gospel music artist, Jones has six albums in his portfolio; 20 Years, 3 Months, 12 Days, Love Jones, The Password: Access Granted Kingdom Business, Kingdom Business Pt.2, Dominionaire, and Dominionaire ReMixed. Jones previously received a GRAMMY ® nomination in 2005 as part of the compilation “Holy Hip Hop: Taking the Gospel to the Streets”.
“Canton Jones is a multi-talented artist, and Central South Distribution congratulates him in his GRAMMY ® nomination,” said Randy Davidson, CEO of Central South Distribution.
Central South Distribution, Inc.’s mission is to nurture and cultivate God’s message through the growth of Christian music. CSD has been servicing the Gospel and Christian community for nearly four decades and takes pride in being the #1 Independent Gospel Distributor, and the World’s Largest Distributor of Gospel Music. They distribute Gospel Music to all of the top Gospel, CBA and Mainstream Accounts including, other distributors, chain stores and independent retailers.
For more information, visit www.centralsouthdistribution.com.