CHRIS TOMLIN’S ‘GOOD FRIDAY NASHVILLE’ CONCERT
THIS FRIDAY, APRIL 19 AT BRIDGESTONE ARENA IS
Concert to Benefit Tennessee Kids Belong
Next Year’s ‘Good Friday Nashville’ Concert set for April 10, 2020
Nashville, TN (April 17, 2019) – Grammy® Award winner Chris Tomlin has SOLD-OUT his headline third annual ‘Good Friday Nashville’ concert set for this Friday, April 19 at Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena. The concert will benefit Tennessee Kids Belong, a statewide nonprofit who help children and families in the foster care system. The show will also feature best-selling author Max Lucado and special guests Tauren Wells and Pat Barrett.
“We are so humbled by the embrace and reaction for the Good Friday concert!” shared Chris. “I could think of no better weekend, no better night, than Good Friday and Easter weekend to come together in worship as a community.”
Chris has committed to hosting the ‘Good Friday’ concerts indefinitely and currently has Bridgestone on hold through 2024. To have a lasting impact on Nashville and the state of Tennessee, each year’s concert will give back to the community. ‘Good Friday Nashville’ 2020 is set for Friday, April 10, 2020.
‘Good Friday Nashville’ is produced by Awakening Events and is presented by K-LOVE, Air1, The Fish and WAY-FM.
Before Friday’s show in Nashville, Chris will wrap his 27-city spring “Holy Roar Tour” tomorrow night in Kansas City, Missouri at the Sprint Center. The tour launched just as his new live album HOLY ROAR: LIVE FROM CHURCH became available on March 15.
About Chris Tomlin
Chris Tomlin is one of the most heralded singer-songwriters in the world who has amassed an impressive body of work. With 12 albums, 16 #1 radio singles, a Grammy and an American Music Award, 3 Billboard Music Awards, 21 Dove Awards, a BMI Songwriter of the Year Award with two platinum and five gold albums to his credit and over 8 million albums sold, Chris is among the most recognized and influential artists in any genre of music known around the world. It is estimated each week 20-30 million people sing one of his songs in worship and TIME magazine claimed he is the “most often sung artist in the world.” In another career milestone Chris became one of only four artists ever to receive the Sound Exchange Digital Radio Award for over 1 Billion digital radio streams, others include Justin Timberlake, Pitbull and Garth Brooks. Chris’ concert tours have sold-out venues in major cities including New York City’s Madison Square Garden, The Forum in Los Angeles, Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena and Red Rocks in Denver, among others.
In 2018, Chris gathered 175,000 in six-weeks during his spring concert tour, launched an imprint record label Bowyer & Bow, headlined a sold-out Canadian tour in September, was recognized as the first Christian artist to reach the Billion streams threshold on PANDORA and was presented with their BILLIONAIRE award, released a new studio album, HOLY ROAR, wrapped a 12-city Christmas Tour in New York City in December after a run of sold-out shows and performed on Good Morning America.
About Awakening Events
Awakening Events produces over 250 Contemporary Christian concerts and events nationwide in America and is consistently ranked in Pollstar’s “Worldwide – Top 50 Promoter” list each year, reaching as high as 9th in North America, and top 20 in the world. For more info visit: www.AwakeningEvents.com.
About Tennessee Kids Belong
Tennessee Kids Belong is a 501c3 that unites and mobilizes government, business, faith and creative leaders to ensure every child in TN belongs in a forever home- through reunification, or when that is not possible, through adoption. Tennessee Kids Belong runs innovative initiatives to recruit more foster families, as well as wrap-around support for those who have opened their hearts and homes.