Newcomer Lauren Daigle excepted her first of undoubtedly many awards at the K-LOVE Fan Award's last night at the Grand Ole Opry.
Daigle’s hit single, “How Can It Be,” won Worship Song of the Year at the 2015 K-LOVE Awards. Lauren delivered a rousing performance of the award-winning song earlier in the evening before the sold out crowd. Not only was this the first nomination and win for Daigle, but this also marked the same first time honors for her record label, Centricity Music. Daigle was shocked and thrilled with the award-winning evening, and the encouragement she has been receiving from her growing number of fans.
“I am so honored by this K-LOVE award,” explained Daigle in a press release. “I am blown away that the fans poured out so much support to make this happen. God never ceases to surprise me. To know that He allowed this song to transcend to the hearts of the listeners takes my breath away. This is all for His glory! Thank you so, so much.”
“To say that we are excited about the K-LOVE award is an understatement,” added Steve Ford, General Manager, Centricity Music. “It is so rewarding to work with Lauren and to see how she connects with people at such a personal level. Wherever we go, we see and hear from people who have been impacted by this amazing song and the partnership with K-LOVE has been a big part of it.”
Daigle just finished Big Daddy Weave’s Beautiful Offerings Tour last month and prepares to join the high-profile Outcry Tour 2015 in July. The tour’s lineup includes some of the biggest names in the industry, such as Hillsong United, Jesus Culture, Kari Jobe, Crowder, Passion, among others. The 12-city tour launches July 24th, visiting such major cities as Chicago, Washington DC, New Orleans, Miami, Houston and Nashville. The tour will conclude on August 7th.
Daigle is gearing up for her second single release from her No. 1 debut album, How Can It Be. “First” will be going for radio adds June 19th and the song once again spotlights Daigle’s powerful vocals. The single was co-written by Daigle, producers Paul Mabury and Jason Ingram, Mia Fields and Hank Bentley. Before I bring my need/I will bring my heart/Before I lift my cares/I will lift my arms/I wanna know You/I wanna find You/in every season/In every moment/Before I bring my need/I will bring my heart/And seek You.
NEWS SOURCE: BOZEMAN MEDIA