“I LOVE YOU” is the anticipated third studio album from multi-award winning singer-songwriter-producer-actor-pastor’s wife-media personality, ERICA CAMPBELL. The album was released yesterday September 15th, via the My Block Inc/SRG-ILS Group label imprint. “I LOVE YOU” was introduced to fan across the globe with the success of the back-to-back #1 songs, “POSITIVE” and “FEEL ALRIGHT (Blessed)“. “Positive” spent four consecutive weeks at #1 on the Billboard Gospel Charts and was nominated for a 2023 Grammy nomination for Best Gospel song and won the 2023 NAACP Image Award for “Outstanding Gospel Christian Song.” “Feel Alright (Blessed)” just spent three weeks at #1 on the Billboard Gospel Charts simultaneously.
“The “I Love You” record is special to me because it is a culmination of me totally receiving God’s love. I’ve grown to understand that He loves me as I am, but loves me enough not to let me stay as I am. These songs have taken time to record and write, and I believe it will reignite our desire for love and God’s love. Unfortunately, many people are hopeless and don’t have high expectations because of past trauma, but I promise you, this love record will reconnect you to God’s love. I am excited about my collaborations with PJ Morton and D Smoke. Also, with all of my sisters and my children, Krista, Wozy and Zaya, being a part of this record, it feels like love to me, and I pray that’s what people feel when they hear it,” shares Erica Campbell.
In anticipation to the “I LOVE YOU” album release, fans have been feasting on other songs released from the album. There is the throwback to testimony service, “Sho’ Been Good“. “The saints would stand up and say, “When I think of the goodness of Jesus and all He’s done for me, my soul cries out ‘Hallelujah’. Thank God for saving me.” That’s not a cliché. That’s real talk and I wanted to put it in a song as a reminder of all God has done because He’s done so much. I hope this song makes you remember all He’s done in your life. I hope it encourages you to reflect on the goodness of God, the greatness of God, the mercy of God, the favor of God, and the power of God, and then celebrate that goodness. He sho’ has been good,” she adds.
The most recent song release is “Trust and Obey“. “The song was was written by my friend, Gromyko Collins. It is a beautiful song and impacted my heart the moment I heard it. I knew I wanted to sing it because I feel every one of these lyrics. After all, without trust and obedience to the Father, I won’t live the full life God has for me. I want to experience all that He has for me. To be transparent, there’s been many times I have not obeyed and I did not trust Him but God‘s gracious hand helped to build my faith back up when I lost it and wasn’t even sure how to find it. I found it in trusting God and obeying him even when it didn’t make sense to me. So I hope this song reminds you to trust and obey the Father because we can trust Him. He’s trustworthy. He’s got a great track record!.”
In addition to her continued success as a music artist, Erica Campbell also touches fans’ lives as the host of the syndicated morning radio show, Get Up! Mornings with Erica Campbell. Currently available in 40 markets nationwide, the show sets a new bar for syndicated morning programming by creating a high-energy experience for listeners through a range of music styles, powerful interviews, lively features and a fresh approach on news and listener engagement.
ABOUT ERICA CAMPBELL
Multi-Grammy Award-winning and Nationally Syndicated Radio Host, Erica Campbell, is one of the most respected inspirational recording artists in music. She has released two solo albums as well as seven albums with her sister as part of the dynamic duo “Mary Mary.” Campbell has received numerous awards and accolades. Her debut solo album, “Help,” won a 2015 Grammy Award for Best Gospel Album as well as eight Stellar Awards. Last year, she made a strong return
with the release of her single, “Positive.” The powerful record earned Campbell her first solo #1 Billboard Gospel Airplay chart placement along with a 2023 Grammy Nomination for Best Gospel Song Performance, a NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Gospel/Christian Song and three Stellar Award nominations. She continues in her success releasing another upbeat and hope-filled anthem, “Feel
In addition to her dynamic music career, Campbell celebrated a 7-year milestone as the host of nationally syndicated radio show “Get Up! Mornings with Erica Campbell.” It can be heard weekdays 6am-10am EST in about 40 markets via Reach Media/Radio One, while ministering internationally.
Erica Campbell is the author of the book “More Than Pretty: Doing the Soul Work that Uncovers Your True Beauty” which is available now. In the book, Campbell speaks to women of all shapes and sizes, demonstrating that true beauty is found not in external appearances, but in celebrating the person God made you to be.
Campbell is married to Grammy Award-winning producer and pastor of California Worship Center, Warryn Campbell II, and they have three children — Krista, Warryn III and Zaya. Be sure to connect with Erica Campbell at @imericacampbell
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