Motown Gospel recording artist Tye Tribbett’snew song, “We Gon’ Be Alright”, released April 24, now holds the #1 Gospel Digital Song Sales chart position in its first week of release. Tribbett has previously scored five #1 albums and four #1 songs. “We Gon’ Be Alright” is Tribbett’s third straight Billboard #1 digital track on the Digital Song Sales chart.
“We Gon’ Be Alright” is an uplifting powerful declaration of positivity in light of the tragic pandemic still gripping the nation. The Associated Press declared “Tye Tribbett has fused Kendrick Lamar’s hit song “Alright” into a new tune to send a message to people during the coronavirus pandemic: We are going to be all right.” And it listed the song in its “40 songs about the coronavirus pandemic” playlist. “We Gon’ Be Alright,” is available now .
View the lyric video for “We Gon’ Be Alright”
Tye joyously says, “Every time I play the song in my house, my family rushes to dance together and celebrate, even during this pandemic! My prayer is that this song does the same for your house or wherever this song is heard as we hope in the promises of a God who has never failed.”
“Tye Tribbett is undeniably one of the most prolific and relevant artists in faith-based music,” shares EJ Gaines, Co-Executive Director, Motown Gospel. “He consistently makes music that gives voice to our collective stories, without compromising the message or the truth of the Gospel.”
Tribbett is globally known for his range of delivering high-energy praise songs to intimate worship moments and from African rhythms to trap gospel beats. His inspirational delivery and ability to inspire through unforgettable anecdotes and stories are often spread virally online by fans and celebrities alike.
Tye Tribbett is a two-time GRAMMY® award winner, seven-time GRAMMY® award Nominee, and Soul Train Music Award, winner. He has five #1 albums, four #1 songs, eight top 10 singles (as a solo artist). In his career, he’s had over 317 million global streams with over 1.3 million albums sold. On YouTube, he has eclipsed 45 million views. And he’s rocked national TV performances such as The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon and profiled by Rolling Stone, The Associated Press, New York Times, Yahoo! Music and USA Today. He’s the host of TBN’s Gospel Worship Experiencetelevision series (2018 –present) and has previously hosted BET’s Joyful Noisetelevision series (2016-2017) and co-hosted the GMA Dove Awards (2016).
About Motown Gospel
Motown Gospel is one of the most prominent gospel music companies in the world, boasting over two decades of chart-topping and award-winning artists, albums, and songs. A division of Capitol CMG/Universal Music Group, the world’s leading Christian music company and market leader in recorded music, distribution, and music publishing, Motown Gospel’s artist roster has included Tasha Cobbs Leonard, Smokie Norful, Tye Tribbett, Brian Courtney Wilson, Kierra Sheard, The Clark Sisters and more.
About Capitol CMG
Capitol CMG (CCMG) is the world’s leading Christian Music company and market leader in recorded music and music publishing. Capitol Christian Music Group operates several divisions, including CCMG Label Group (Sparrow Records, ForeFront Records, sixstepsrecords, Hillsong, Jesus Culture), Motown Gospel, and CCMG Publishing (including Brentwood-Benson Music Publications). CCMG owned labels are home to artists Chris Tomlin, Amy Grant, TobyMac, Tasha Cobbs Leonard, Jeremy Camp, Hillsong United, Matt Redman, Mandisa, Tye Tribbett, Crowder, Passion Band, Karl Jobe, and many others. Capitol CMG Publishing, in addition to publishing most of the CCMG labels’ premier artist/writers, represents many of the leading writers in Christian/Gospel including Ben Glover, David Garcia, Kirk Franklin, Mark Hall, Brenton Brown and many more. Key Distribution partners include The Gaither Music Group, Centricity Records, Marantha Music, InPop Records, Worthy Book Publishing, and Cinedigm Entertainment. CCMG is a division of Capitol Music Group (CMG), led by Chairman and CEO Steve Barnett, which is a wholly-owned division within Universal Music Group (UMG), the global music leader with strong market positions in recorded music, music publishing, and merchandising.