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Hillsong Young & Free's 'Youth Revival' garners top chart placements


Mon, Mar 14th 2016 02:35 pm

Sophomore album called 'rare' and 'filled with heart and soul'

On the heels of a YouTube Spaces livestream event viewed by thousands, Hillsong Young & Free's "Youth Revival" garnered the top spot on the Billboard praise and worship chart, and boasted a top 10 placement on the Billboard digital albums chart. 

Hillsong Young & Free played filled release shows at Los Angeles' Belasco Theatre and San Francisco's The Regency Ballroom around the debut of their LP.
also took time to chat with the Sydney-based group in a story.

While on the West Coast, Hillsong Young & Free stopped by Facebook and Snapchat offices along with "Good Day LA," "ET: The Insider" and Air1 Radio Network. With relevant pop and EDM, "Youth Revival" was commended by critics:

"This is a rare release that accomplishes exactly what it sets out to do: make a powerful impact with songs that clearly portray the truth of Christ in a musical and cultural language that resonates with the youth today." - Worship Leader

"This new album is filled with heart and soul. This is the next chapter for Young & Free, and after listening to their album almost nonstop, I can tell you it's nothing short of revival." - FOX News' FOX Nation

" 'Youth Revival' delivers sincere worship packaged into a modern sound, geared towards the next generation of young believers." - NewReleaseToday

The single, "Where You Are," is currently in the top 5 at Hot AC. The music video supporting the song landed an exclusive video premiere on the homepage of MTV.com, plus broadcast rotation on MTV, MTV Hits and mtvU. 

Hillsong Young & Free is a youth movement born out of Hillsong Church in Sydney, Australia. In this 30-year story, they have seen generations of people serving, leading and pioneering movements.

Hillsong Young & free is comprised of a collective of young people who come together to make music for youth and young adults everywhere. Their first album, "We Are Young & Free" (2013), and EP, "This Is Living" (2015), garnered a No. 1 spot on Billboard top Christian/Gospel albums chart.

With millions of social followers engaging in the social conversation, Hillsong Young & Free has scored two No. 1 radio singles and support from MTV, MTV Hits and mtvU, among others.

"Youth Revival" is available now.

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