2020 Dove Award Winner: Contemporary Christian Artist of the Year
2020 Dove Award Winner: Pop/Contemporary Album of the Year
Five-time GRAMMY nominee, multiple Dove award winner, and New Artist of The Year, Tauren Wells, raises the bar to new heights on his sophomore album, Citizen of Heaven
. Following up his debut album Hills and Valleys, which garnered multiple top 5 and #1 radio singles including "Known," "Hills and Valleys," "When We Pray," "God's Not Done with You," and "Love Is Action" is no easy task, but Wells has outdone himself on his sophomore album. With a wide range of music influences, Wells mixes pop, worship, and R&B to create an eclectic mix of music that fans of Tauren Wells are sure to love. Citizen of Heaven
also boasts several incredible collaborations, including: "Millionaire (Good Like That)" produced by and featuring multiple GRAMMY Award winner Kirk Franklin "Until Grace" featuring multiple CMA Award-winning trio Rascal Flatts "Close" featuring Steven Furtick of Elevation Church and "Famous For (I Believe)" featuring Jenn Johnson of Bethel Music. Producers Chuck Butler and Jordan Sapp co-produced 10 of the album's 12 tracks, with additional production on the remaining tracks by Rascal Flatts, Kirk Franklin, Max Stark, and Colby Wedgeworth.
About the Author
Tauren Gabriel Wells is an American Christian rock and pop artist and the former frontman for the American Christian pop rock band, Royal Tailor which produced two albums over a five-year career, which garnered two GRAMMY nominations and a New Artist of the Year award from the Gospel Music Association's Dove Awards. In 2014, Wells, along with his wife, launched the Prisma Worship Arts School, a private music academy with multiple locations in the Houston area.