New York, NY (Top40 Charts)
A #2 Billboard chart placement for their debut album "Touching Heaven" and band member, Michael Ketterer, winning last nights episode of Americas Got Talent has given Influence Music
a reason to celebrate! The independent worship collective out of Anaheim Hills, CA has out sold industry legends such as Hillsong, Bethel and Elevation this week. The band is comprised of Matt Gilman, Melody
Noel, Whitney Medina
and Michael Ketterer. Ketterer made his national debut yesterday on America's Got Talent; his tear jerking story and impressive vocals made him a judge and fan favorite! The show highlighted his journey as an artist and father of 5 adopted children from foster care, all of whom suffered major trauma up until the Kettterer's welcomed them into their home.
The message of adoption that marks the Ketterer's life is heard in the group's debut album "Touching Heaven". Recorded live at Influence Church, the 12 track album has only original songs including the stand out track "KINGDOM" featuring Ketterer's vocals. The Album released last Friday May 25th along with an original music video-documentary for the song "Kingdom
" featuring Ketterer and his beautiful family.
Michael Ketterer of Influence Music
said, "This has been an amazing journey, a journey where I've learned so much about myself and the heart of the father and who he really is. Adoption is truly at the center of the gospel."
In celebration, the collective is offering a limited time FLASH SALE of their album on all digital platforms for only $5.99.
is composed of artists Matt Gilman, Melody
Noel, Michael Ketterer and Whitney Medina. The faith based record label and artist collective birthed out of Influence Church in Anaheim Hills, California and is dedicated to facilitating the creation and release of music that glorifies God. The movement has attracted some of LA's most gifted songwriters, producers and creatives who have laid aside successful careers and high level positions to help build what is now "Influence Music". It's launch was in April 2017 following a five day writers retreat in Big Bear, California where the team created over 25 songs together. Their first release was the song "I AM" featuring artists William Matthews and Melody
Noel. Shortly after releasing the video to Facebook, it reached over 1 Million views and 22K shares. This immediately caught the attention of TBN and iHeart Radio
who both have featured "I AM" on their programming. With only 3 singles under their belt, Influence Music
has managed to gain over 400,000 Monthly Listeners on Spotify and Over 19,000 Facebook followers in less then a year. Their full-length debut album "Touching Heaven" is slated for released on May 25, 2018.
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