Danny Gokey who was the third place finalist on the eighth season of "America Idol" has just top the iTunes Christian and Gospel chart with his sophomore release "Hope in Front of Me." The album's lead single "Hope in Front of Me" also reaches no. 14 on the Billboard's Hot Christian Songs chart.
"Hope in Front of Me" is Gokey's first Christian album released on June 24, 2014 by BMG Records. It is also the successor to his country music debut studio album My Best Days that was released in 2010. The album was produced by Josh Crosby, Bernie Herms, Aaron Sprinkle and Keith Thomas.
In celebration of the release, a series of exciting week-long promotional activities has been scheduled, including a Twitter fan chat at 6:30pm CST, followed by a 7pm CST live stream of Gokey performing all new songs from HOPE IN FRONT OF ME, along with a sneak peek of the "Hope in Front of Me" video, shot in his current hometown of Nashville on Tuesday, June 24th. The digital engagement with fans is fresh on the heels of Gokey's Saturday, June 21st performance at House of Blues in Houston as well as a wide range of high profile media appearances in recent months, including a stellar rendition of the National Anthem at Brooklyn's world famous Barclays Center, visits to radio stations across the country as well as such TV outlets as FOX Good Day, REELZChannel's OK! TV, The Better Show, and TBN.
Below is the track listing of the album:
1. "Hope in Front of Me" 2. "More Than You Think I Am" 3. "Tell Your Heart to Beat Again" 4. "Better Than Gold" 5. "One Life" 6. "This Is What It Means" 7. "Love Will Take You Places" 8. "Take It to the Limit" 9. "Pretty Beautiful" 10. "Because of You" 11. "It's Not Over"
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