This sent excitement throughout the company and prompting Chairman and CEO Rodney Jerkins, the Grammy® Awarding-winning producer, to send congratulations to his team.
“Thank you everyone for every thought and idea to make this vision come to fruition…great great start!!”
Simultaneously, the song reached #50 on the iTunes Christian/Gospel Songs Chart and continues growing.
The release marked the first formal venture into the gospel and Christian music industry, distributed through Capitol Christian Music Group. “Hallelujah” was released on May 5thon iTunes. and is produced by Joy Enriquez’ husband Rodney “Darkchild” Jerkins, and features Lindsey Stirling, the young, classical violinist and phenom whose electronic bigbeats has led to sold out world tours.
“Hallelujah’s” release coincided with Cinco de Mayo, which celebrates the singer’s Hispanic heritage and timed to Mother’s Day weekend. A full album will follow later this year.
Enriquez created the unique GoPro video for Mother’s Day that gives a first person view of what it means to be a wife, mother and woman of God.
Watch the video here:
“With all the current events happening in our world today, it’s more evident than ever that our Saviour, Jesus Christ is soon to return. ‘Hallelujah’ was inspired by God’s promises of His return and expresses my excitement of being in His presence! I love knowing when we put God first, everything falls in place,” Joy said.
Special Mother’s Day Weekend performances have been arranged at the Faith Community Church, 1211 E. Badillo, West Covina, Ca 91790 and will take place on Saturday, May 9that 6:30 p.m., followed by three services, Sunday, May 10th, at 8:30 a.m., 10:15 p.m and noon.
Joy is confirmed for a performance of “Hallelujah” and chat on TBN’s JUCE TV Telethon/fundraiser, Wednesday, May 20th.
Lifestyle Music Group is a company created by Rodney Jerkins who formed the company after seeing a need for more innovation within the Christian/Gospel industry. A mega producer who has worked with Michael Jackson, Whitney Houston, Beyoncé, and Justin Bieber, he’s seen firsthand the creative ways to release music.