It continues to be a landmark season for the multi-platinum selling MercyMe. A major motion picture was released based on the life of frontman Bart Millard who wrote the mega-hit song "I Can Only Imagine” after the loss of his father (Lionsgate, Roadside Attractions). Millard’s first memoir of the same name was released this year followed by the unveiling of I Can Only Imagine – The Very Best of MercyMe. MercyMe was named Top Christian Artist at the 2018 Billboard Music Awards, scored their sixth GRAMMY® nomination, was top winner at the fan-fueled K-LOVE Fan Awards including a win for Artist of the Year and won their seventh American Music Award. The group was the 2017 GMA Dove Award Winner for Artist of The Year.