Tamela Mann’s “God Provides” Hits No. 1 on the Billboard Gospel Radio Chart
Grammy Award® Nominee Tamela Mann claims the top spot on the Billboard Gospel Radio chart this week with her power-packed single, “God Provides.” Written and produced by Kirk Franklin, the No. 1 track “God Provides” is the sophomore single from Tamela’s Billboard chart-topping No. 1 album One Way. Tamela celebrated the news at the 2016 Gospel Music Association Dove Awards in Nashville, Tenn. where she opened the show with an electric, up-tempo performance of the album title-track “One Way.”
“‘God Provides’ is a powerful song with a message that many people need to hear right now,” said Tamela. “I am overjoyed that the message is reaching so many people across the country, and I thank Gospel radio for believing in this song and supporting it.”
Tamela received news this week that she received her first 2016 Soul Train Award nomination for Best Gospel/Inspirational Song for “God Provides.” The Soul Train Awards take place in Las Vegas on November 6, 2016.
“God Provides” marks the second No. 1 collaboration between Tamela and Franklin since she launched her solo career. The two joined forces on the record-breaking power ballad, “Take Me To The King.” One Way marks Tamela’s fourth solo studio album, and is executively produced by Tamela, her husband and business partner, actor David Mann and son David Mann Jr. One Way is produced by the acclaimed Myron Butler and David Mann. The album’s all-star guest producer credits, in addition to Franklin include Eric Dawkins, King Logan, Shaun Martin and Timbaland.
ABOUT TAMELA MANN
Tamela Mann is a Grammy® Award nominee, NAACP Image Award® winner, BET Award winner, Soul Train Award nominee, 7-time Stellar Gospel Music Award and two-time GMA Dove Award-winning singer, actress, songwriter, producer, and businesswoman. Tamela’s seven-time Stellar Gospel Music Award-winning, two-time GMA Dove Award-winning album Best Days debuted at No. 1 on multiple music sales charts and includes the No. 1 RIAA-gold certified single “Take Me To The King,” which earned Tamela her first Grammy® Award nomination for Best Gospel/Contemporary Christian Music Performance. Tamela set a historic personal and industry record as the first Gospel lead artist in Billboard Gospel radio chart history to score three consecutive No. 1’s from an album. The string of hits includes “Take Me To The King,” “I Can Only Imagine,” and “This Place.” Tamela and husband and business partner, actor David Mann, star in It’s A Mann’s World and Mann & Wife (Bounce TV), both in production on third seasons. Tamela’s fourth solo studio album One Way is available online and in stores.