Sonrise Notes for March 10th....
...Last month Jeremy Camp opened up to Fox411 about his rebellious teenage years, spiritual awakening at 16 and the tragic loss of his first wife Melissa at the age of 21. February 5 was the twelfth anniversary of Melissa’s death. You can learn more about Jeremy in his book “Reckless” and while you’re at it, check out his new album with the same title by clicking here
...Speaking of Jeremy Camp, his new album "Reckless" debuted at No. 1 on Billboard's Christian Album chart! It also debuted in the top 10 on the overall album chart which includes all styles of music. Plus, "Reckless" topped the iTunes Christian & Gospel chart, so Jeremy is having a great start with 2013. He’s also on the Rock & Worship Roadshow Tour with MercyMe, and this weekend they are in Sacramento, and Fresno, CA.
...Sanctus Real has one week left on the Promises Tour. It wraps up next Sunday, St. Patrick’s Day. If you are in or around Woodward OK, Mannheim PA, Cincinnati OH, Excelsior Springs MO, or North Platte NE, you still have time to get the VIP Experience! For one price you get VIP Priority Check-in, Pre-show entrance, a collector’s edition laminate you wear around your neck and look important, exclusive autograph session and Q & A with the band! Check out the tour details for Sanctus Real here. http://sanctusreal.com/
...Chris Tomlin’s new album “Burning Lights” made a little history on release day. It debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 chart, which is for all styles of music from pop and country to rock and hip hop. With more than 72,000 units sold, Burning Lights is Chris’ first trip to the top of the Billboard 200 and it’s also only the fourth time in history that a Christian music album has entered that chart at No. 1.
...Congratulations to the Campbell sisters that make up the duo known as MaryMary. They won the Grammy for Best Gospel Song for their hit “Go Get It.” If you haven’t heard the song yet or seen the video, you can do both right now by going to our “Features” page.