nearly twenty years Kenny traveled with his dad and his brother
in one of Christian music's most popular Southern Gospel trios.
The Bishops garnered several industry and fan awards including the
coveted Dove Award as well as numerous number one and top ten songs.
The group made a name for themselves appearing on television and
stages all across America. Their songs were constants on most every
radio station and program that featured Southern Gospel music. After
thousands of miles, more than two dozen recordings and hundreds
of songs, the Bishops, as a group, retired in 2001.
after several years of quiet reflection away from music, Kenny returns
with his debut recording that features songs that reflect his renewed
spirit, his refocused mission, and his determined devotion to God's
redeeming love. The success of his return record has made headlines
with a surprise GRAMMY nominations and two Dove Award nominations.
feature articles in major, main-stream music publications have brought
added notoriety to Kenny's story of success and struggle in the
Gospel music industry. This attention, coupled with a new understanding
of God's love, has allowed Kenny to take his message of grace-beyond-limits
to many who considered themselves unwanted or neglected by God.
They are learning of their worth in God's heart, and coming to the
true understanding that God's grace is either for everyone, or for
no one. His writings and podcasts are popular stops on the Internet.
has defined his ministry with a stated mission
and purpose based on his understanding that everyone, without exception,
qualifies for grace.
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Country Weekly Magazine
Fox News Channel
TNN's Nashville Now
Crook & Chase
Trinity Broadcasting Network
John Hagee's Cornerstone
Singing News Magazine
US Gospel News
local independent & network TV stations
Several regional and local newspapers
The Grand Ole Opry
Christian Booksellers Association
Seminar In the Smokies - Estes Park, CO
LifeLight Festival - Sioux Falls, SD
Gaither Homecoming Tour
Southern Baptist Convention
Gaither Family Fest - Gatlinburg, TN
GMA Week - Nashville, TN
National Quartet Convention
& HONORS -
GRAMMY Award nominee - 2007
Best Southern, Country or Bluegrass Recording
Dove Award nominee - 2007
Best Country Recorded Song
Best Southern Gospel Recorded Song
Best Bluegrass Recording
Kentucky Bluegrass - The Bishops
News Fan Awards
Favorite Young Artist
Favorite Trio - The Bishops
Voice Diamond Awards
Favorite Trio - The Bishops
Best New Artist - The Bishops
Bishops earned several number one and top ten songs
Kenny Bishop - 2006
Out - 1994
As a part of the Bishops Kenny recorded over twenty projects.
has appeared on several of the Gaither Homecoming video recordings
and was featured with George Younce on Mountain Homecoming.