'Mi Corazón Canta, Cantos de Alabanza Vol.2' Holds Another Week at No. 1 on Soundscan Spanish Christian Charts
The new worship album Mi Corazón Canta, Cantos de Alabanza Vol.2 (My Heart Sings, Songs of Praise, volume 2), was released around the US was internationally released on April 29th, 2014. The album was put together by Dove Award Winning Producer Phil Sillas with several worship leaders and musicians from multi-cultural churches.
Mi Corazón Canta, Vol. 2 debuted No. 1 on the SounsScan - Spanish Christian Music chart officially and No 5 on the Billboard - Latin Pop Album chart.
This worship album features 12 tracks written originally by Hillsong, Chris Tomlin, and Israel Houghton, among others. These songs have been translated as "the official and authorized Spanish versions" and are performed by Nic Gonzalez (Salvador), Jessica Cabral, Omar Galarza, Lily Cruz, Aaron, Barbosa, Aaron Encinas, Mark Gutierrez (GB5), Josh Lopez, Harry Samuel and Alfonso Hernandez.
Some of the songs included are: Abre los Cielo (Open Up The Heavens), Mi Roca (Cornerstone), Te Bendeciré (Blessed Be Your Name), Cristo Se el Centro (Jesus At The Center), Océanos (Oceans - Where My Feet Fall) and many more. Many of these popular songs are in the Top 25 for "CCLI", an organization that measures the frequency of praise and worship songs played in American congregations.
Album producer and label president, Phil Sillas, to Mi Corazón Canta, vol. 2 said, "Once again it is an honor to offer these wonderful songs that have impacted so many congregations around the world, and now in Spanish. Our desire and goal remains the same ... to highlight the ever growing influence of the Hispanic church in today's worship. We are also partnering with Multitracks to offer backing tracks and stems for worship teams". Sillas is a Dove Award winning producer and has worked with renowned performers such as Natalie Grant, David Foster, Aaron Neville, Jaci Velasquez, and Plus One.
The album is distributed by Lucid Artist and Entertainment One (eOne), "I love when great partnerships are formed and actually work! I believe Phil and I mutually respect each other's gifts and abilities and I hope that we continue to bring the marketplace great music with the greatest message ever told". -Greg Lucid, President of Lucid Artist.