On the heels of delivering a solid and commanding performance at the Gospel Superfest TV taping in Dayton, OH earlier this month, 18-Year-Old Stellar Award nominee and multi-faceted millennial worship leader, Kelontae Gavin, celebrates his first Billboard Top 30 entry on the Gospel Airplay chart this week with his riveting single “No Ordinary Worship” landing at No. 28.
Gavin, who’s been called a live-wire prodigy by New York Times Pop critic Jon Caramanica, is slated to perform “No Ordinary Worship” at this year’s Stellar Gospel Radio Awards & Showcase on Saturday, March 24 in Las Vegas. Gavin is also nominated for a Stellar Award for Youth Project of the Year for his 2016 EP release, Higher (MBE/Tyscot).
Gavin is set to release his debut full-length live project THE HIGHER EXPERIENCE(MBE/Tyscot Records) on Friday, April 27, available in stores and online wherever music is sold or streamed. Fans can pre-order now and receive three instant great tracks, “Higher,” “I Won’t Complain,” and “No Ordinary Worship” (http://smarturl.it/mxy2bp).
The 11-track project, which was recorded live at Fresh Start Church in Duluth, GA (a suburb of Atlanta, GA) last April features a guest appearance by BET’s Sunday Best winner Geoffrey Golden and is produced by Tedy P (Bri, Micah Stampley) and Marquis Boone (Casey J, Bri).