KINGDOM Book One’ by Maverick City Music x Kirk Franklin
KINGDOM Book One’ by Maverick City Music x Kirk Franklin: GRAMMY-winning music group Maverick City Music and 16-time GRAMMY winner Kirk Franklin brought the injustice of mass imprisonment – and the words of 1,300 prisoners – to the stage with the release of KINGDOM Book One, available all over location via TRIBL Records and Fo. I-You Soul Entertainment / RCA Inspiration.
Here’s what critics are saying about Maverick City Music:
“… transcendent” – Vulture
“… a kaleidoscope of humanity” – LA Times
“… inspirational” – Essence
“… breaking through barriers in the world of church music” – Billboard
“… soul-stirring” – American Songwriter
Maverick City Music has just received its first BET Awards nomination – Dr. Bobby Jones Gospel / Inspiration for their song “Jireh.” Five BET award winners Franklin was also nominated for his song “Siyawina” in the category. The band and Franklin will be performing at the upcoming BET Awards program, as well as part of NPR’s Black Desktop Music Month (6.24), and will appear on The View on Monday, June 20 (check out local list).
The Kingdom Tour continues this weekend with exhibitions at Detroit’s Little Caesars Arena (6.18) and Pittsburgh’s PPG Paints Arena (6.19), with stops in Nashville, Los Angeles, and more. The last four games on the tour – Kansas City, Cleveland, St. Paul, and Chicago – will be called “Kingdom Nights” and includes GRAMMY winner Tamela Mann. Fans can purchase tickets for the almost sold trip HERE.
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‘Kingdom Book 1’ Tracklist
- Kingdom – Feat. Naomi Raine, Chandler Moore
- Fear Is Not My Future – Feat. Brandon Lake, Chandler Moore
- Bless Me
- Jealous – Feat. Chandler Moore, Lizzie Morgan
- Talkin Bout (Love) – Feat. Chandler Moore, Lizzie Morgan
- The One You Love – Feat. Brandon Lake, Dante Bowe, Chandler Moore
- My Life Is In Your Hands – Feat. Chandler Moore
- Melodies From Heaven – Feat. Chandler Moore, Maryanne George
- I Smile – Feat. Lizzie Morgan
- Why We Sing – Feat. Brandon Lake
- Take Me Back – Feat. Dante Bowe, Chandler Moore, Ryan Ofei