Chris Howland's "Way Up" (feat. CASS and Sajan Nauriyal) this week achieved No. 1 on the Hot CHR chart. The single, which is currently also No. 21 on the Billboard Hot AC/CHR cart, features fellow artists CASS and Sajan Nauriyal and is a fresh electronic Hip Hop track that merges rhythmic sounds with thought-provoking Hip Hop lyrics.
"Way Up," released on the Dröm record label, has also been featured on Spotify's official New Music Friday Christian and Rapzilla.com's Christian Rap playlists, in addition to being picked up by local radio stations such as Boost 101.9 in St. Louis, Mo..
Howland says about his track, "'Way Up' is about celebrating what God has done and continues to do in our lives. It's about encouraging ourselves and others to reflect on His faithfulness and remember that our help comes from above!"
VGM Records, who represent Nauriyal, wrote on their Facebook page upon the song's release, "We are so excited about this collab by Chris Howland / Audicid CASS & our very own Sajan Nauriyal. 'WAY UP' is already being played on multiple radio stations. The song is straight [fire]!"
Showing great musical interest at the young age of 10, Howland released his first EP titled Listen Up. Finding inspiration in house, electro, and many other scenes, he has become a new artist to watch in the Electronic Dance Music (EDM) world. His latest single, "Slide" (feat. Joey Jewish) released on Feb. 23 via the Amen Collective .
"Way Up (feat. CASS & Sajan Nauriyal) is available for stream and download now here. You can also listen to the track below: