What a year this has been for Jekalyn Carr! The 19 year old songstress has been all over the music charts with her newest single, “You’re Bigger,” and her 3rd album, “The Life Project.”
“You’re Bigger,” which she performed at last week’s Triumph Awards in Atlanta, is number one on the Billboard Digital Genre Songs chart and Mediabase Gospel Airplay Chart as well as number two on Billboard’s Gospel Airplay chart! “You’re Bigger” was her first number one on the Gospel Airplay chart and the Digital Songs chart for digital downloads. The smash single has also “crossed over,” peaking at #33 on Billboard’s Adult R+B RAdio Airplay chart. Her album, “the Life Project,” debuted at #1 on Billboard’s Top Gospel Album chart!
Jekalyn’s visibility has increased dramatically, with her serving as a presenter at the 47th Annual GMA Dove Awards in Nashville. She’s also been named to Ebony magazine’s Power 100 along with movers and shakers like Bishop T.D, Jakes, Quincy Jones, Beyonce and others. Jekalyn’s included in P. Diddy’s Revolt TV list,16 New Faces in Gospel and Essence Magazine’s One to Watch list, plus recognition from Jet Magazine and many others. Jekalyn, above all, trusts God and is willing to do the work, prepare and make the necessary sacrifices, keeping her ultimate goal in mind, using her God-given talent to serve His purpose in her life.
Jerry Wells from uGospel.com and Wikipedia