“It’s Yours Marks Carr’s Second Top 10 Radio Single This Year
Jekalyn Carr To Perform Her Billboard No. 1 Single “You Will Win” On The 2nd Annual 2018 SOAR Gospel Radio Awards this Friday, November 23 @ 9 PM ET/8 PM CT on The Word Network
ATLANTA, GA (Tuesday, November 20, 2018) – – 2018 GMA Dove Award winner, Stellar Gospel Music Award winner, two-time Billboard Music Award nominee and GRAMMY® Award-nominated singer, songwriter, actress, author, businesswoman, and motivational speaker Jekalyn Carr’s, faith-filled winning season continues to be a beacon of inspiration and motivation for all nations. Carr’s second radio single “It’s Yours” has cracked the Top 10 on multiple radio charts this week; leaping from 14-6 on Billboard’s Gospel Airplay and jumping 12-10 on the MediaBase Gospel Radio. This marks Carr’s second radio single to crack Top 10 on both charts this year.
On the heels of winning her first GMA Dove Award for Traditional Gospel Album of the Year last month from her second consecutive Billboard No.1 live project One Nation Under God (Lunjeal Music Group), Carr recently performed at the Woman That Soar live taping event in Dallas, TX hosted by Tyra Banks and also featured performances from Common and Fantasia.
Additionally, Carr made her big screen acting debut with a cameo in the faith-based independent film “Never Heard” this month, which starred David Banner, Romeo, Kandi Burress, Robin Givens and more. You can catch Jekalyn performing her Billboard No.1 radio single “You Will Win” this Friday, November 23 @ 9 PM ET/ 8 PM CT On The 2nd Annual 2018 SOAR Gospel Radio Awards airing on The Word Network.
About Jekalyn Carr:
With upwards of 850,000 social media supporters across all platforms, Jekalyn Carr is a 2018 GMA Dove Award Winner, Stellar Gospel Music Award Winner, Two-time Billboard Music Award nominee and a GRAMMY® Award-nominated singer, songwriter, actress, author, businesswoman and motivational speaker. She was also named to the EBONY Power 100 Most Influential list in 2014. Her chart-topping live independent albums, ‘The Life Project’ (2016) and ‘One Nation Under God’ (2018) collectively produced six Billboard No. 1’s. Her No. 1 single “You’re Bigger” earned her at the age of 19, a GRAMMY® Award nomination in 2016 for “Best Gospel Performance/Song” and was also named the 2nd Most Played Gospel Song at radio according to Billboard’s 2016 Gospel Year-End chart, which garnered her two 2017 Billboard Music Award nominations for “Best Gospel Artist” and “Best Gospel Song” (“You’re Bigger”).In 2018, her radio single “You Will Win” spent 6 consecutive weeks at No. 1at radio and later won her first GMA Dove Award for “Traditional Gospel Album of the Year”. Carr has made cameo’s on OWN Network’s ‘Greenleaf’ (2016) and ‘Never Heard’ (2018) and wrote and published a book,”You Will Win: Inspirational Strategies to Help You Overcome” this year.