Chart News for “Jesus People” and “Stand in Faith”
In its debut week, Danny Gokey’s newest studio album, “Jesus People” topped Billboard’s Hot Christian Album chart! Meanwhile his lead single is Top 20 on both the Billboard Christian Airplay and CAC Charts.
Here’s more info from the album press release:
Three-time GRAMMY nominee, American Idol alum, and Christian music star, Danny Gokey, celebrates his newest studio album, Jesus People, debuting at No. 1 on the Billboard Top Christian Albums Chart. The album also charted at No. 6 on the Billboard Top Current Album Sales Chart and No. 9 on the Billboard Current Digital Album Sales Chart. This is his fourth career No. 1 album debut.
Today Danny Gokey announced the pre-order for his upcoming album! It will include “Stand in Faith, He Believes in You, (already available) Truth is, Stay Strong, Jesus People, All Are Welcome, Peace and more!
Getty Images shared their photos of last night’s 62nd Grammy Awards Red Carpet. Of course we had to look for Danny’s. Hoover over the arrow to scroll to the series of photos.
We congratulate For King and Country on their winning of the two categories that Danny was nominated. They are a fantastic Christian group with some wonderful promotion of their music this year. As Danny said last night:
I didn’t win a Grammy tonight but Im still so thankful to Christian radio and all those who have supported my music. Quite honestly- maybe “I just haven’t seen it yet” – I believe my best songs are still yet to come. Congrats to @4kingandcountry for their 2 wins.
This is a nice interview by Jason Brow of the “Hollywood Life” and it includes some new Christmas photos of Danny Gokey. The writer says Danny’s new album, “The Greatest Gift: A Christmas Collection” can be described as joyful and triumphant. Danny Gokey tells the writer:
I really do want to write a ‘big Christmas holiday classic,’ and you got to chase those down. They’re not easy to accomplish. For a song to turn into a Christmas classic, it’s just really got to reverberate and dig into the hearts of many people.
Here are some tidbits the Danny offers about his songs:
We are super excited to see that Danny Gokey’s single and album “Haven’t Seen It Yet” have been nominated in a song and album category!!
37. Best Contemporary Christian Music Performance/Song This award is given to the artist(s) and songwriter(s) (for new compositions) for the best contemporary Christian pop, Christian rap/hip-hop, or Christian rock single or track.
Casting Crowns; Mark Hall, Bernie Herms & Matthew West, songwriters
GOD ONLY KNOWS
for KING & COUNTRY & Dolly Parton; Josh Kerr, Jordan Reynolds, Joel Smallbone, Luke Smallbone & Tedd Tjornhom, songwriters
HAVEN’T SEEN IT YET Danny Gokey; Danny Gokey, Ethan Hulse & Colby Wedgeworth, songwriters
GOD’S NOT DONE WITH YOU (SINGLE VERSION)
Zach Williams; Ethan Hulse, Andrew Ripp, Jonathan Smith & Zach Williams, songwriters
On October 25th, Danny Gokey’s second Christmas Album, “The Greatest Gift: A Christmas Collection” debuted. It came in as the #17 album on Billboard’s Christian Album Sales chart. For those that didn’t get a hard copy, I’m including the photos included in the CD booklet.
a mix of Christmas classics and original songs, this new album will fit in perfect in any Christmas collection. Featuring mainstays “Come Let Us Adore Him,” “Angels We Have Heard On High,” & and both an English and Spanish version of the hymn “Silent Night.” This new album also features 3 brand new original songs written by Danny.
With an equally enticing blend of religious songs and contemporary classics. The Greatest Gift: A Christmas Collection provides the hymns you know and love alongside some indelible seasonal favourites and a few new compositions (which, notably, stand shoulder to shoulder with the evergreens). He’s always had an Continue reading “The Greatest Gift: A Christmas Collection- Danny Gokey”→