Today, acclaimed Christian hip-hop and R&B artist, songwriter and producer Christon Gray releases his highly-anticipated sophomore solo project and major label debut, THE GLORY ALBUM, on Kirk Franklin’s Fo Yo Soul Recordings/RCA label.
Already capturing widespread attention, THE GLORY ALBUM is a progressive mix of hip-hop, R&B and contemporary Christian music that defies tradition, without losing its intentions. Accomplishing a universal sound, his 13-track album includes the lead single “Open Door (See You Later),” and songs such as “Connor McDees,” “Ft. Knox,” “50 Shades,” and “Blackmail (Black Male).” THE GLORY ALBUM is available everywhere music is sold.
Writing on every track, Christon Gray’s creative gifts on THE GLORY ALBUM have already garnered early buzz, with Christon named on a short list of ESPN’s Music Artists of The Month. All March long, fans can enjoy multiple cuts from the new project featured throughout the sports network’s programming and highlight reels. Earlier this month Gray also delivered an impressive opening performance at The BET Honors, thrilling the crowd that included this year’s honorees: Patti LaBelle, L.A. Reid, Eric Holder, Lee Daniels and Melody Hobson.
Christon Gray’s – THE GLORY ALBUM Track Listing:
1. The Glory Part I
2. Stop Me
3. Ft. Knox
4. Afraid With You
5. 50 Shades
6. Connor McDees
7. No. 51 (The Glory Part II)
8. Open Door (See You Later)
9. My Love Is Real
11. Blackmail (Black Male) Interlude
12. Blackmail (Black Male)
13. Follow You
ABOUT CHRISTON GRAY
One of the most celebrated names in Christian Hip Hop and R&B, Christon Gray is a Columbus, OH-based writer, singer, rapper, and producer. In addition to performing on BET’s Music Matters Showcase, and on the mainstage at Alive Fest, he has been featured in Jet, Essence, and Billboard. His last solo album, School Of Roses, debuted in the top 5 on Billboard’s R&B albums chart upon its release in March 2014.