Tamela Mann Back-To-Back No. 1 Singles With "Take Me To the King" & "I Can Only Imagine"
Tamela Mann continues her chart-topping success on Billboard's gospel radio chart this week with her powerful worship ballad "I Can Only Imagine" landing at No. 1. This marks the second consecutive No. 1 single for the GRAMMY®-Award nominated vocalist following her mega-hit "Take Me To The King," which spent 24 weeks in the top slot.
"The overwhelming support of 'Take Me To The King' was such a blessing in my life, and to have back-to-back No. 1 singles now with 'I Can Only Imagine' leaves me speechless," said Tamela. "God has blessed me tremendously, and I am thankful to everyone who has supported my music. I pray the Lord continues to use me to spread His Word and make a positive impact on the lives of others."
Catch Tamela perform her No. 1 single "I Can Only Imagine" on BET's annual gospel music special, "Celebration of Gospel," when it premieres on Sunday, April 6, 2014 at 8 p.m./EST.
Tamela Mann is an accomplished NAACP Image Award winner and GRAMMY® Award nominee, 7-time Stellar Gospel Music Award and two-time GMA Dove Award-winning singer, actress, songwriter, producer, and businesswoman. Starring as "Cora Simmons," the loving and churchgoing daughter of beloved Deacon Leroy Brown and the iconic Madea Simmons on the hit TBS comedy Tyler Perry's Meet The Browns, Tamela makes millions laugh every week while she enjoys a unique personal double blessing. Continuing the role she originated in Perry's 2004 play and 2008 film of the same name, the sassy, high spirited multi-talented singer and actress is able to work every day with David Mann, her husband who plays Leroy. Tamela's highly successful, Dove Award-winning CD The Master Plan remained at the top of the Gospel sales chart for almost a year, and in 2010, Tamela released "The Master Plan Deluxe Edition" which contained not only all the songs from the best-seller, but David's CD, "Mr. Brown's Good Ol' Time Church," and a full bonus DVD of behind the scenes footage and music videos. Tamela's two-time GMA Dove Award and seven-time Stellar Gospel Music Award-winning CD "Best Days" debuted in 2012 at #1 on several music sales charts and includes the #1 single "Take Me To The King," which earned Tamela her first GRAMMY ® Award nomination for Best Gospel/Contemporary Christian Music Performance.