highly-anticipated new full-length album, Rise, is a panoply of rich musical textures, soul-invading lyrics, and inimitable powerhouse
vocals, teeming with a contemporary freshness and invigorating spirit. From the empowering anthems of "Rise" (Danny's fastest rising radio
single to date), "Stronger Than We Think," and "The Comeback," to the soulful "What Love Can Do," to the
intimacy of "Masterpiece" and "Chasing" (featuring Jordin Sparks) to the impassioned "Better Than I Found It" (a duet with Kiki Sheard), Rise is positioned to be an album for the ages.
Produced by award-winning producer Bernie Herms, along with Ben Glover, Colby Wedgeworth,Jeff Sojka, Josh Zegan and Maestro Lightford, this 12-track project releases from BMG on January 13, 2017.
became a favorite of millions as a Top 3 finalist on Season Eight of American Idol. His debut album My Best Days, hit #4 on the Billboard Top 200 Album Chart, while his 2014 release Hope In Front Of Me, took the top spot on Billboard's
Christian Album Chart. The album's title track, as well as the follow-up single "Tell Your Heart To Beat Again" both spent multiple weeks
at #1 on Billboard's Christian Radio Chart making Danny the first male artist of the decade to have two #1 songs from
their debut Christian album. Gokey also released his first holiday album, 2015's Christmas Is Here, which debuted at #1 on the Billboard
Holiday Albums Chart. Danny followed this success with the release of a full Spanish album version of Hope In Front Of Me entitledLa Esperanza Frente A Mi which debuted at #6 on the Billboard Current Latin Pop chart. Danny is also the founder of Sophia's Heart, an organization established in 2008 in honor of his late wife.
01 Stronger Than We Think
02 If You Ain't In It
05 The Comeback
06 Slow Down
07 Never Be The Same
08 What Love Can Do
09 Chasing (Featuring Jordin Sparks)
11 Better Than I Found It (Featuring Kiki Sheard)
12 Stronger Than We Think (Bryan Todd Remix)
ISBN13: 4050538242003 CMTA: CPCPXX
Item: 313644 Publisher: New Day Christian Label: BMG Release Date: 2017-01-13
From his days of long hours as a truck driver to his third place finish on Season Eight of American Idol®, Danny Gokey has always been a student of life. With an artist's eye for detail and an inquisitive spirit eager to learn from every situation, Gokey has soaked up more life experience than most people twice his age. From the joyful to the heartbreaking, those experiences infuse Gokey's 19 Recordings/RCA Nashville debut, My Best Days, a collection of songs that resonate with honest...