I AM, the recently released album of the multiple award winning Gospel music artist, Koryn Hawthorne, debuted at No. 1 on Nielsen’s Current Gospel Album Chart this week. The Sophomore album of the RCA signee which was released September 18, 2020 also debuted at No. 2 on Billboard’s Gospel Consumption Chart.
Hawthorne’s music has been described as an eclectic blend of gospel, pop, hip-hop and R&B and the album, I Am reflects this . The Musical compilation features hit singles such as “Pray,” “Know You,” “How Great,” “Sunday” and “Speak to Me.” “Speak to Me” is currently playing on both Gospel and Urban AC radio in partnership with Epic Records.
Koryn Hawthorne: I Am is available now.
Hawthorne is continuing along the path that she created with her debut album, Unstoppable, in 2018. That project spawned multiple hits including “Won’t He Do It,” which was #1 for 41 weeks and broke the record for the longest reign at #1 for a female artist on Billboard’s Hot Gospel Songs Chart. Fans are loving I Am and the album’s first single, “Pray,” hit #1 on Billboard’s Gospel Digital Song Sales Chart. In addition to the album’s chart-topping debut, Hawthorne just received a 2020 Billboard Music Award nomination for Top Gospel Artist.