BMG Congratulates Their Artist, Danny Gokey!
Don’t you just love when an artist’s label promotes their guy? BMG, which signed Danny Gokey for publishing and artist services, put out this press release today:
Nearly two years after the release of his album Hope in Front of Me, which debuted at number one on Billboard’s Top Christian Albums chart, BMG artist Danny Gokey is atop the charts once more with his latest single ‘Tell Your Heart to Beat Again.’
The track was the third single released from Hope in Front of Me and has reached the number one position on both the BDS and Mediabase National Christian Audience charts after 26 weeks……. joins the ranks of the title track of the album, which also reached number one in late 2014…… Danny the first male artist of the decade to have two number one singles from a debut Christian album.
Click HERE to read the full press release.
Back in August of 2014, BMG had THIS to say about Danny when congratulating him on his first #1: “Hope in Front of Me”:
“When I met Danny, I was moved by his vision, his heart, and his music; an inspirational triple threat,” said Richard Blackstone, who runs the Artist Services division of BMG, North America. “We all have moments of struggle and Danny’s ‘Hope In Front of Me’ has become an outstretched hand, or a shoulder to lean on, for so many of us. I simply love the song. I am so very proud of everyone involved on this team from the songwriters and producer, to the efforts of BMG and Maximum Artist, for creating this extraordinary success story.”
To read the full article click HERE.
This is how BMG describes it’s relationship for services with Danny:
With both a publishing and Artist Services deal in place with BMG, Gokey was the first Contemporary Christian artist to be signed to the company’s innovative Artist Services division. BMG offers successful artists such as Gokey full creative control with a partnership-based approach to releasing records, jointly agreeing on budget, marketing and promotion during each stage of a release. “Danny is a phenomenally talented singer with a deep message to share,” said Kos Weaver, EVP of BMG Chrysalis Nashville.
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