Nashville, TN (August 22, 2011) —— Dove Award winning artist, Aaron Shust, is getting ready to “hit the road” later this month to celebrate street week of This Is What We Believe, his debut project on Centricity Music,, which streets August 23rd. The first single from the new album, My Hope Is In You, continues to show strong chart action with the song #9 on the AC Indicator Chart, #19 AC Monitored Chart, and #6 on the Inspo Chart. During street week, Shust will visit KLJC/Kansas City, MO; KLTY/Dallas, TX; WBFJ/Winston Salem, NC; WLAB/Ft. Wayne, IN, and in Chicago, IL he will appear on Moody’s national radio program, Chris Fabry Live!, and will perform at the last two hours of Moody’s 125 hours of prayer.
”We are incredibly happy with the response to Aaron’s new project.” says Steve Ford, Vice President of Marketing, Centricity Music. “The positive feedback from radio, retail and media has reaffirmed our belief that people truly embrace the heart and mission of Aaron Shust. His desire to lead people into the presence of God permeates everything Aaron does and we want to support that with our full efforts.”
Media has also been embracing Shust and his new CD, This Is What We Believe, with CCM Magazine featuring him as a guest blogger from June – December and the outlet also ran a feature on Shust in the August issue. Also upcoming for the talented singer/songwriter is a feature in the January 2012 issue of ParentLife Magazine, a performance at Focus On The Family’s Thanksgiving Chapel in November, and a song devotional for My Hope Is In You with NewReleaseTuesday.com. Upcoming reviews include GospelMusicChannel.com, Crosswalk.com, and an early review from Generation-Impact.com says, But This Is What We Believe may be his most passionate offering yet. It reminds us that, regardless of circumstances, God is forever good.
About Aaron Shust
Shust exploded onto the Christian music scene in 2005 with his first album, Anything Worth Saying, which led to the artist signing with Brash Records. The second single from the project, “My Savior, My God,” started generating airplay on its own and rose to #19 on the Christian Radio & Records chart before being released to radio. Once released, it shot to #1 on six charts by April of 2006. At the GMA Awards in 2007, Shust was honored with three Dove Awards for Song of the Year (“My Savior, My God”), Songwriter of the Year, and New Artist of the Year. Shust’s second studio album, Whispered And Shouted, released in June 2007 and in 2009, Shust released his third and final CD for Brash Records, Take Over. The project included the Christian radio hit, “To God Alone.” At the 41st Annual Dove Awards this past spring, Shust won two awards; Veggie Tales Music: Here I Am To Worship (Children’s Music Album) and Glory Revealed II: The Word Of God In Worship (Special Event Album).
About Centricity Music
Centricity Music is an independent recording and publishing company based in Bellevue, Washington and Nashville, Tennessee. The company’s mission is to enable our artists to create life-changing experiences for the world. Centricity Music’s artist roster includes Jaime Jamgochian, Downhere, Jason Gray, Andrew Peterson, High Valley, Sixteen Cities and Me In Motion. For more information about Centricity Music visit online at www.centricitymusic.com.