Music Legend Thelma Houston receiving her Lifetime Achievement Award from David L. Cook, at the 2018 AMG Heritage Awards.
A look back at the 2018 AMG Heritage Awards produced by David L. Cook.
See David perform one of his newest songs, "Run"
(1:43 - 2:22)
The iconic Marilyn McCoo and Billy Davis Jr.
introduces David L Cook at the 2017 AMG Heritage Awards.
He performed his multi-platinum hit,
"I Go Crazy"
Music Legend Chubby Checker as seen here introducing
David L Cook .
He performs one of his hit songs "I Won't Run Out On You"
for the 2013 AMG Heritage Awards.
He is accompanied by guitar legend, Richard Kiser,
and the fantastic McCrary Singers.
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The Guild accomplishes this mission through programs and activities that engage the artistic and cultural community as well as the general public.
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Mr. Checker has been a successful recording artist since 1959.
He also serves as a Board Advisor at The Artists Music Guild.
David L. Cook seen here on stage at the
Emmys in 2010, with 2 of his wins!
David has been nominated for 18 Emmy Awards,
and won 7 in total.
"I am the male Susan Lucci of Emmy Awards"
National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences
2001 - Outstanding Composer/Arranger for a Television Theme Song
2009 - Outstanding Audio Work in a Television Series
2010 - Television Achievement Excellence/Musical Composition Excellence
2011 - Television Achievement Excellence/Outstanding Achievement in Lighting For a Live Event
Plus three additional Emmy Awards
In January 2009, David won his 5th Emmy Award for his work on the series, New South Crossings.
He took home his sixth Emmy for the composing and arranging of "Meet Me at the Crossroads" in June 2010.
David L. Cook was nominated on May 6, 2011 for three Emmy Awards for the documentary, The Award Goes To: A Look Back at the Legends, and at the June 18 telecast, he won his 7th Emmy® for Outstanding Excellence in a Live Event.
David L. Cook seen here on stage with music legends Marilyn McCoo and Billy Davis Jr
at the AMG Heritage Awards in 2017
David L. Cook
performing for the then
governor of the State of Florida,
David appeared in three different episodes on
The Solid Gold TV Series, as a young teenager.
(1982 - 87)
David L Cook at the 1996 Dove Awards.
David has been nominated 11 times for a Dove Award.
David is seen here being presented with a letter from the 42nd U.S. President Bill Clinton recognizing his achievement for receiving a Humanitarian Award.
In addition, he is also presented with three gold singles and one gold albums, for records sales and awards.
David L Cook performing the National Anthem at the BB&T Ball Park in Charlotte, for some very special men and women, on Veterans Day.
David seen here supporting the charitable event
'Wigs for Cancer'
Seen here with some of the Senior Queens of America
and they are proudly holding one of David's
Emmy & Academy Awards.
David seen here with the iconic "Lamb Chop"
Entertainer Mallory Lewis & Singer Bucky Covington
at Belks Department Stores for a special event that is part of
David L. Cook, Lamb Chop, Mallory Lewis & Billy Gillman
as seen at the 2014 AMG Heritage Awards.
David L. Cook seen here with singer and actor, Montell Jordan "This is How We Do It"
at the AMG Heritage Awards 2019
David L. Cook seen here with singer CeCe Peniston after she was presented with the
'Lifetime Achievement Award"
at the 2019 AMG Heritage Awards.
David L. Cook with singer
and America's Got Talent alumni,
Seen here at the 2018 AMG Heritage Awards.
David L. Cook seen here performing on set for the PBS series New South Crossings.
David wrote and produced the theme song for the television series New South Crossings.
The theme song was
He was also an executive producer and director for the show.
David won an Emmy Award in 2009 for his work on the series audio and soundtrack
In June of 2010, David won another Emmy award, this time for writing and singing the theme song, Meet Me at the Crossroads.
David L. Cook seen here at The Christian Music Hall of Fame 2009 with the Iconic Lulu Roman
and The Jordanaires (Elvis's backup singers)
David L. Cook see here with Les Beasley
at the Christian Music Hall of Fame.
Les was considered the pioneers of Gospel Music TV and also co-designed the Dove Award statue.
Christian recording star, David L Cook appears on
Singing "Have You Ever" the title track song
from his newly released album.
Christian recording star, David L Cook appears on
Making it Happen TV Show with Victoria Lee, in 2010.
David appears for the first time after his throat surgery.
Christian recording star and comedian, David L. Cook appears on Atlanta's WATC TV 57's popular Christian tv show
Friends & Neighbors in 2010, to share his testimony and sing
his hit song "Have You Ever"
Christian recording star David L. Cook appears at the Country Gospel Hall of Fame to present the award for Gary S. Paxton for his induction into the Country Gospel Music Hall of Fame, in 1999.
David L Cook appears at Coral Ridge Presbyterian Church, Fort Lauderdale, Florida performing "My Song"
This award winning chart topping contemporary christian single, was released in 1993.
"Hands of Hope" written by David L Cook, Bruce Carroll and David Meece. Seen here at Heritage USA featuring the PTL Singers, 2012
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