Grammy® Award-winning Gospel superstar, songwriter and producer Donald Lawrence has made another smash album, with the #1 debut of his long-awaited 20th anniversary album, 20 Year Celebration Volume I: Best For Last (QuietWater Entertainment/Entertainment One Music). Newly-released on September 24th, the much buzzed-about album tops Billboard’s Gospel Albums Chart and the Christian/Gospel Digital Albums chart, driven with eager anticipation and accolades from fans, peers, Lawrence’s busy fall slate of tour appearances, and more. The Best For Last album also enters at #30 on Billboard’s Top 200, while lead single “The Gift” continues its hit ascent on the Gospel charts, rising to #2.
Building a prolific career as a recording artist, sought-after collaborator, songwriter, music director and producer, Lawrence’s Best For Last signals powerful music to impact and inspire fans and peers for years to come. Also the executive producer of the album, Lawrence continues to tour this fall, in celebration of the Best For Last album and is also serving his sixth year as a host for Verizon’s How Sweet The Sound™ nationwide choir search, which is currently on an eight-city tour through November 2nd.
Verizon’s How Sweet The Sound™ 2013 Tour Schedule
Fri. Sept. 27 New Orleans, LA UNO Lakefront Arena
Sun. Sept. 29 Dallas, TX Verizon Theatre at Grand Prairie
Wed. Oct. 2 Baltimore, MD 1st Mariner Arena
Thu. Oct. 3 New York, NY Radio City Music Hall
Sat. Oct. 5 Chicago, IL Arie Crown Theatre
Sun. Oct. 6 Detroit, MI Fox Theatre
Tues. Oct. 8 Atlanta, GA Civic Center
Sat. Nov. 2 Los Angeles, CA FINALE – Nokia Theatre LA Live
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