Nashville, TN (January 23, 2015) —- One of Christian music’s breakout artists of 2014, Lauren Daigle, continues her momentum in the new year with a K-LOVE Fan Awards nomination for Worship Song of the Yearwith her No. 1 hit, “How Can It Be.” The honor marks the first music industry awards show nomination for Daigle and the first K-LOVE nomination for her label, Centricity Music. The K-LOVE fan-voted Awards Show will be held at the Grand Ole Opry House in Nashville, TN on May 31, 2015.
“I’m constantly surprised by the hand of God moving,” says Daigle. “When I heard about the K-LOVE nomination, I was overwhelmed with excitement. It just points to His sovereignty over the plans for each of our lives. I am grateful to be a child of the King, grateful for K-LOVE and for all of those who voted. See you soon!”
The single and title track from Daigle’s debut album immediately connected with fans, radio and media, with her powerful vocals that are drawing comparisons to pop sensation, Adele, and Daigle’s soulful lyrics. The song went Top Ten at Christian radio, No. 1 on iTunes Christian Singles Chart and was named by iTunes as one of the Top Christian songs of 2014. At the same time, the EP How Can It Be reached No. 1 on iTunes Christian Albums Chart and named as one of the Top 20 Christian releases last year by the online retail outlet. Daigle’sHow Can It Be full album releases April 14, 2015 and will be available for the first time at all retail music stores, while also being listed at all online music outlets. It is sure to deliver strong reviews, with the press already saying, “beautiful album” (Worship Leader Magazine), “fantastic debut” (NewReleaseTuesday.com) and “breath of fresh air” (Breathecast).
Major tour announcements for Daigle will be announced in the near future, but in the meantime please visit her website for updates, www.laurendaigle.com.