Provident/Sony Music recording artist Tauren Wells continues to celebrate the success of his breakout debut solo single, “Hills and Valleys.” The single, which peaked at #3 on Billboard, has recently been certified Gold by the RIAA (Recording Industry Association of America®). This marks an incredible year for Wells, who is also an eight-time nominee and performer at the upcoming 49th Dove Awards. Wells’ current single, “Known,” is currently #1 on Billboard Christian Airplay Chart.
Wells’ debut solo single, “Hills and Valleys” lifted from the album of the same name, has received over 100 million digital streams and its accompanying acoustic style music video has been viewed over 24 million times. Hills and Valleys’ third single “When We Pray” peaked at number two Billboard National Airplay chart. Tauren also achieved number one status being featured on Crowder’s hit song “All My Hope.”
As a newly announced performer on the 49thDove Awards, Tauren Wells leads the pack of artist nominees with eight nominations, including Song of the Year (“Hills and Valleys”) and New Artist of the Year. The Dove Awards will take place on October 16, 2018 in Nashville, TN at Lipscomb University and broadcast on TBN on Sunday, October 21, 2018. Tickets for the show are available at www.doveawards.com.
Elevation Worship released their single “Echo,” which features Tauren Wells and will appear on their upcoming album, Hallelujah Here Below. Recorded live at Elevation Church’s Ballantyne location in March 2018, Hallelujah Here Below, will be available wherever music is sold and streamed on September 28, 2018.
Wells will join the ladies of TV One’s “Sister Circle” on Friday, October 5 as a guest to discuss all of his current happenings. “Sister Circle” airs Monday-Friday at 12/11c on TV One.
Tauren Wells is currently touring with Dove Award winner, and Capitol recording artist, Danny Gokey on the “Hope Encounter” Tour.
For more information on Tauren Wells visit TaurenWells.com
ABOUT TAUREN WELLS
Four-time GRAMMY® Award-nominated Tauren Wells debuted his solo music in 2017 with the dance-able pop hit, “Love Is Action”, which held the No. 1 spot at CHR radio for eight weeks and the hard-hitting “Undefeated” featuring rapper KB. Those hits were then followed by the GRAMMY-nominated and RIAA Certified GOLD “Hills and Valleys”, the piano and cello-driven thought-provoking track that quickly climbed the radio and sales charts and jumped to the Top 10 at the Christian Airplay radio chart for multiple weeks. The following single, “When We Pray” also hit the Top 10 at Christian Radio. His current single “Known” is already making a splash as it hit the No. 1 spot on the Billboard CHR Chart. Tauren Wells is the former front man of GRAMMY® Award-nominated band Royal Tailor, father, songwriter, worship academy founder, multi-instrumentalist, and performer, and his deep desire to draw people closer to their identity in the Lord is apparent in all he pursues.