CHRIS TOMLIN ANNOUNCES WORSHIP NIGHT IN AMERICA EVENTS TO HIT ARENAS IN NEW YORK CITY, DENVER, AND SACRAMENTO by The Media Collective on 2015-03-11 10:34:54
Nashville, Tenn. (March 11, 2015) — GRAMMY® Award winner Chris Tomlin's longtime vision is coming to fruition this summer with the launch of Worship Night In America, bringing thousands together across the country to exalt the name of Jesus Christ. Tomlin will be joined by several prominent worship leaders and pastors including Louie Giglio, Max Lucado, Matt Redman, Kari Jobe, Rend Collective, Israel Houghton, Matt Maher, Phil Wickham and Hillsong's Reuben Morgan.
Tomlin launched Worship Night In America to bring people across the country together for a time of worship and prayer for the nation. Events will take place Aug. 8 in New York City's Madison Square Garden, Aug. 13 in Denver's Red Rocks Amphitheater and Aug. 15 in Sacramento's Sleep Train Arena. Tickets go on sale March 20. Click here for more information.
"This is a vision God’s put on my heart," Tomlin said. "I feel like this is going to be very special, and I’m praying this is something that breaks open some revival in our country."
Hear what else Tomlin has to say about Worship Night In America here.
Tomlin recently hit the road to kick off the "Love Ran Red Tour," which has already sold out in multiple cities including Chicago, Washington DC, Charlotte, Tampa and more. The tour is following the success of the Love Ran Red album, released last October. "Jesus Loves Me," the current single from the project, recently hit No. 1 on both the AC Indicator and National Christian Audience Charts earlier this year.
About Chris Tomlin:
With ten albums, 13 No. 1 radio singles, a GRAMMY® Award and eight additional nominations, three Billboard Music Awards, 21 Dove Awards, a platinum and four gold albums to his credit, Chris Tomlin is among the most well-known and influential artists in contemporary Christian music. Referred to by TIME Magazine as “most likely the most often sung artist anywhere,” Tomlin also has 15 of the Top 100 CCLI songs, with four of them being in the top 10. BMI and GMA Dove Awards' 2014 Songwriter of the Year, Tomlin’s “How Great Is Our God” was his first No. 1 on the CCLI Top 25, moving to No. 1 after becoming one of the fasting rising modern day hymns in CCLI chart history. In addition to having sold more than 7 million albums and over 8.9 million digital tracks, Tomlin made history as his single “Jesus Messiah” (Hello Love) garnered 97 adds at radio its first week and skyrocketed to No. 1, making it the biggest ever add date in Christian radio history. In the midst of his record-breaking success, and continuing his role as worship leader at Passion City Church in Atlanta, GA, Tomlin continues touring and leading at Passion Conference gatherings across the US and worldwide. Burning Lights debuted at No. 1 atop the Billboard 200 in January 2013, making history as only the fourth Christian music album to do so, and his tenth recording, Love Ran Red is available now.