Congrats to Danny Gokey on RISE as BMI Award Winning Song!

 

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Leyicet with Danny Gokey at the 2018 Christian BMI Awards

BMI proudly honored the top 25 songs played on Christian radio during the past year at the 2018 BMI Christian Awards, held tonight at BMI’s Nashville offices on Music Row. The annual event celebrates the songwriters and publishers of the past year’s most performed Christian rock, contemporary Christian, inspirational, southern and urban gospel songs on U.S. Christian radio.

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Look what was named as one of the songs of the year:

2018 AWARD WINNING SONGS

RISE
Danny Gokey
BMG Platinum Songs
Creative Heart Publishing

(Other writers:  Benji Coart and Josh Bromleewe. Produced by Bernie Herms)

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Next Danny Gokey Album Tidbits

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The writing sessions have started for Danny Gokey’s next album. Songwriter and producer Bernie Herms has shared photos of two of the writers that Danny is working with to craft the new album.

Brett James (born 1968) is an American singer, songwriter and record producer. Since the early 2000s, James has become known primarily as a songwriter for other country and pop music artists. Among his compositions is Continue reading “Next Danny Gokey Album Tidbits”

Danny Gokey Radio Promo Launched: The Comeback

Danny Gokey radio promo for The ComebackWhile the audience for this promo is radio professionals, I wanted to share this at DGNews because we love support that Danny Gokey‘s new single, The Comeback, is getting!

We have to give a shout out to Danny’s management, Maximum Artist, his label BMG, his radio promo team of Chris Hauser, Matt Ingle, Josh Lauritch, and ALL of the stations already supporting “The Comeback” (TC).  BRAVO!!

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A VERY Lucky Friday the 13th! Danny Gokey Album Release Date

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Danny Gokey’s tweet may be the best news we’ve seen in awhile!

Here’s what we know about the track list with a link to videos in each of the song’s title when available:

  1. Rise, Lead single  written by Josh Bronleewe, Benji Cowart, Daniel J Gokey.
  2. If You Ain’t In It, by Danny Gokey,  Brian White and Ben Glover
  3. Better Than I Found It, produced by Maestro Lightford, we don’t know the writers, but it is rumored to be a duet on the album.  (The promo single at Danny’s shows was sang only by Danny.)
  4. Symptoms  by Jimmy Burney, Daniel J Gokey, Jeff Sojka, Josh Zegan.
  5. Chasing, by Daniel J Gokey, Bernie Herms, and Emily Weisband is also rumored to be a duet.

We have lots more new song titles written by Danny Gokey from his song registry.  Which ones will make it?

COMEBACK, NEVER GONNA GET IT WRONG, HYMN IN YOUR HEART, CONQUERER, DON T WANNA MISS A THING, LOVE WITHOUT MEASURE, SLOW DOWN, COLORS, I LL NEVER BE THE SAME, STRONGER THAN WE THINK, BE STILL, NEW SUN RISING, YOU DO, THOUSAND HOLES, LOUDER, LIFE AND OTHER STORIES, I GOT IT, BURNING UP A SUMMER NIGHT, FOREVER ONE — and many more unreleased, older songs from Danny!

That’s all we have for now, but we’ll update you with order links and a complete tracklist when it is available!  Now we need the date for pre-orders to be announced by Danny and his label, BMG! Concert attendees can pre-order the album at Danny Gokey‘s shows.

Just 10 weeks to a full album of new Danny Gokey music!

The countdown begins!

BMG Press Release: “Danny Gokey Atop of Christian Airplay Charts…”

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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.

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K-LOVE Fan Awards Wrap UP!

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June 7th UPDATE!!!

Are you excited about a proposed NOVEMBER 11th release date for Danny’s next album????

A video of the Q & A with Danny Gokey from the K-LOVE press room has been provided by The Christian Beat. In it Danny provides an update on his next album!!!  In the interview he says:

 “We were trying to push it to next year and our label said ‘no’; so we got into the studio and got to work…And I got to tell you, well, you’re not supposed to talk about your own things, but I’m really happy with this album!”


He also talks about his favorite song and his time on “American Idol”.  My THANKS to The Christian Beat for asking my kind of question! 😉

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The Christian Post says:

Lauren Daigle, For King & Country, and Danny Gokey Dominate K-LOVE Fan Awards

 Lauren Daigle, Danny Gokey and for King & Country were the big winners at last night’s 2016 K-LOVE Fan Awards at Nashville’s Grand Ole Opry stage.

Christian music’s new star female artist Lauren Daigle received both Artist of the Year and Female Artist of the Year, while Danny Gokey took home Male Artist of the Year and Breakout Single. And for KING & COUNTRY were honored with Best Live Show and Group/Duo of the Year.

To read the full article, click HERE.

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