Dallas, TX – March 11, 2016,the acclaimed Christian hip-hop and R&B artist,songwriter and producer Christon Gray releases his highly-anticipated sophomore solo project and major label debut,”THE GLORY ALBUM”,on Kirk Franklin’s Fo Yo Soul Recordings/RCA label.
‘THE GLORY ALBUM’ is a progressive mix of hip-hop, R&B and contemporary Christian music that defies tradition,without
losing its intentions.Accomplishing a universal sound,his 13-track album includes the lead single “Open Door (See You Later),”and songs such as “Connor McDees,” “Ft. Knox,” “50 Shades,” and “Blackmail (Black Male).
Christon Gray’s creative gifts on ‘THE GLORY ALBUM’ have already garnered early buzz. ‘The Glory Album’ is an incredible piece of art that will touch each area of the soul. Earlier this month Gray delivered an impressive opening performance at The BET Honors, thrilling the crowd that included this year’s honorees: Patti LaBelle, L.A. Reid, Eric Holder, Lee Daniels and Melody Hobson.
As a member of WLAK (We Live As Kings),Christon Gray topped the Billboard Gospel charts with their self-titled debut in 2013.His first solo album, 2014’s School Of Roses,debuted in the top 5 on Billboard’s R&B Albums Chart and “THE GLORY ALBUM’ is set to continue the momentum.The Glory Album is a cohesive masterpiece,moving seamlessly from authentic, transparent vocals to playful and clever lyricism, all set to well-produced instrumentals… Christon Gray explores the limits of his creativity with unbridled freedom.
Christon Gray’s – ”The Glory Album” Track Listing:
1. The Glory Part I
2. Stop Me
3. Ft. Knox
4. Afraid With You
5. 50 Shades
6. Connor McDees
7. No. 51 (The Glory Part II)
8. Open Door (See You Later)
9. My Love Is Real
11. Blackmail (Black Male) Interlude
12. Blackmail (Black Male)
13. Follow You
“THE GLORY ALBUM is available everywhere music is sold.
ABOUT FO YO SOUL RECORDINGS/RCA
Fo Yo Soul Recordings is a joint venture between gospel music icon Kirk Franklin and RCA Records. The Dallas-based inspirational music label, which was established in 2013, showcases some of the genre’s most talented emerging artists and established performers, including GRAMMY-nominated and Stellar-award winners The Walls Group, Stellar-award winner Tasha Page-Lockhart, and BET’s Sunday Best season 7 winner Geoffrey Golden.
ABOUT CHRISTON GRAY
One of the most celebrated names in Christian Hip Hop and R&B, Christon Gray
is a Columbus, OH-based writer, singer, rapper, and producer. In addition to performing on BET’s Music Matters Showcase, and on the main stage at Alive Fest, he has been featured in Jet, Essence, and Billboard. His last solo album, School Of Roses, debuted in the top 5 on Billboard’s R&B albums chart upon its release in March 2014.
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