Williams Receives American Music Award Nomination For Favorite Artist – Contemporary Inspirational
AMA’S: It was just announced earlier this week that Zach Williams was nominated for an American Music Award. Receiving the honor in the Favorite Artist – Contemporary Inspirational category, winners will be determined entirely by fan votes. The awards will be held live in Los Angeles on October 9 on ABC. For more information, visit VoteAMAs.com.
MUSIC: When it released in the early fall of 2016, “Chain Breaker” was an instant hit, holding the No. 1 spot at radio for an astounding 15 weeks. The song was then followed by “Old Church Choir,” which became the most successful Christian radio single in over a decade, maintaining No. 1 at radio for 20 weeks and was the second longest running No. 1 single in Billboard’s Christian radio history, naming Williams the first debut artist to have two back-to-back No. 1 singles. His third single, “Fear Is A Liar,” reached No. 2 and the most current song to go to radio, “Survivor,” goes for adds this Friday. The songs are all featured on Chain Breaker, Williams’ GRAMMY® Award-winning debut LP.
TOURING: After headlining his own tour earlier this spring, Williams toured throughout the summer and continues this fall and winter around the U.S. He is performing on the Air1 Positive Hits Tour throughout the rest of this month and into October, and will hit the road with labelmate Matt Maher for several dates in late October and into early November. Williams is also slated to appear on The Little Drummer Boy | The Christmas Tour with for King + Country in December. For the most updated schedule please visit his tour page.