Black River Christian artist and songwriter Hannah Kerr, who just released her new Christmas LP, Christmas Eve In Bethlehem on October 19, will be sharing holiday stories and music from the new project live on The 700 Club tomorrow. She is also set to appear on the show the following week with a performance airing on Christmas Day. You don't want to miss her appearance on CBN, so be sure to check local listings.
Hannah's new Christmas album features many holiday favorites along with two original songs she co-wrote - "Emmanuel," which she wrote with Andy Gullahorn and Jill Phillips, as well as the title track co-written with Jason Earley. Seven of its ten songs can be heard at Christian radio during this holiday season, and "Winter Wonderland," which is currently airing on more than 40 stations such as KLOVE, KSBJ/Houston, KCMS/Seattle, WKAW/Cincinnati, debuted at No. 29 on the Christian AC chart this week. "Winter Wonderland" has already received more than three million streams, while at press time the album has received 3.8 million streams this season.
The project, produced by Mark Miller, is the follow-up to her 2017 holiday EP, Emmanuel, that was touted as "compelling" and "encouraging" and brings a jazz-infused twist coupled with Hannah's stunning vocals. Be sure to click on the stories below to find out about a few of the songs from Christmas Eve In Bethlehem and what they mean to Hannah!
About Hannah Kerr:
Black River Christian singer/songwriter Hannah Kerr released her new album, Christmas Eve in Bethlehem, on October 19th. Featuring two original songs co-written by Kerr, the Christmas album features jazz-infused classics and was produced by Mark Miller.
Kerr's latest single, "Split The Sea," released everywhere digitally on November 16. Continuing to release new music, she released "Glimpse" on September 14th, which will be coming to Christian radio in 2019. On October 15, Kerr was awarded a "Most Performed Song Award" at the 2018 ASCAP Christian Awards for co-writing "Your Love Defends Me" with Matt Maher.
She began touring in 2016 and shared the stage with major Christian artists including Casting Crowns, Matt Maher, Building 429, Jonny Diaz, Matt Hammitt, as well as for KING & COUNTRY, Newsboys, and Kari Jobe. Her previous album, Overflow, has earned more than 16 million streams and features "Your Love Defends Me," the top 5 hit, which was also recorded by Matt Maher, along with her top 15 radio hit "Warrior." Total, her music has received more than 23 million streams.
Kerr has been named the 1st Ambassador for Youth For Tomorrow's Jodi McQueen Therapeutic Music & Arts Center and "YFT Heart Beats" campaign. Kerr currently attends Belmont University in its Ministry and Worship program.
For more information, please visit HannahKerrMusic.com