Worship music veteran Chris Tomlin scores his sixth No. 1 on Billboard's Hot Christian Songs with "Good Good Father." It also leads Christian Digital Songs for an eighth week, the last three in succession (11,000 downloads sold, up 4 percent). In addition to Tomlin, "Father," written by Pat Barrett and Tony Brown, has been recorded by Housefires, Zealand Worship, Casting Crowns and Big Daddy Weave.
Here's a listen to all of Tomlin's previous #1 hits. Tomlin's first #1 song was "How Great Is Our God." It was a song written by Chris Tomlin, Jesse Reeves and Ed Cash. It was originally featured on Tomlin's album Arriving, that reached No. 1 in 2005. It is also featured live on Tomlin's Live from Austin Music Hallalbum.
Tomlin's second #1 was "Made to Worship," a song written by Chris Tomlin, Ed Cash and Stephan Sharp. It was featured on Tomlin's album See the Morning. The song reached No. 1 on the Billboard Hot Christian Songs chart. It also stayed at No. 1 on Christian Music Weekly's 20 The Countdown Magazine for sixteen consecutive weeks, and reached its top 20 worship songs of today chart at No. 20
Tomlin's third #1 song is "Our God," a song written by Chris Tomlin, Jesse Reeves, Jonas Myrin, and Matt Redman. The track was originally included onPassion: Awakening, a live record from Passion 10, the 2010 gathering of the Passion Conferences. It was released as a single and spent 10 weeks as #1 on Billboard Christian charts.
"I Will Lift My Hands," from the pens of Tomlin, Matt Maher and Louie Gilglio was Tomlin's 4th #1.
"Whom Shall I Fear [God of Angel Armies]" is Tomlin's 5th #1 from his seventh studio album, Burning Lights. It was released in the United States on November 9, 2012, as the first single from the album