Wednesday, March 31, 2010
2nd Generation Scores Third Top 80 Hit from Latest Recording
OAK GROVE, Ark. – Popular Southern Gospel trio 2nd Generation has continued their streak of Top 80 hit singles. The group’s Fan Favorite single “The Covered It All” will debut on the April edition of Singing News Top 80 chart.
“The Blood Covered It All,” which was penned by Lucille Hemingway, will debut at #73 on the upcoming April chart and will make a big jump in May’s issue as well. “The Blood Covered It All” is the group’s third consecutive Top 80 hit from their sophomore album I See a City.
“We are so excited at the response that this song has continued to receive,” mentioned Brenda Denney of 2nd Generation. “This song always ministers to people in our services, and we are so excited to see radio get behind the song. Thank you to everyone who has played the song or called in and requested it on behalf of 2nd Generation.”
In addition to charting on the Singing News Top 80 – the song has also charted on the Christian Voice Magazine Top 100 Southern Gospel chart and been a regular fixture on the SoGospelNews.com Top 40 Weekly Chart – the industry’s most recognized weekly radio report.
Fans continue to respond to the music of 2nd Generation on Southern Gospel radio. “The Blood Covered It All,” recently reached the #1 spot on the popular Southern Gospel Times Top 40 Fan Chart. The Southern Gospel Times Top 40 Fan Chart is the only chart in the Southern Gospel community that is determined solely by votes from fans of the genre. “The Blood Covered It All” is the second single from the popular trio to reach the top spot. Last year, the group saw “Feel the Joy” take the #1 spot as well.
The group is currently preparing to enter the studio to record their third album. More information on that process will be released at a later date.
For more information on 2nd Generation – visit http://www.2ndgenerationministries.com.
You can also find out more information about the group on their MySpace at http://www.myspace.com/2generation. The group’s ShoutLife can be found at http://www.shoutlife.com/2ndgeneration.
About 2nd Generation
2nd Generation is based out of the Oak Grove, Arkansas. 2nd Generation has appeared at churches, state fairs, Singing in the Sun, Trinity Broadcasting Network, the Jim Bakker Show, Branson Gospel Music Convention, and many other events. The group’s current project, their sophomore album I See a City, has spawned off three hit singles including the #1 Fan Favorite songs “Feel the Joy” and “The Blood Covered It All.”