BISHOP PAUL S. MORTON LEADS A POWERFUL HOMECOMING MUSICAL CELEBRATION ON NEW ALBUM LEGACY: LIVE IN NEW ORLEANS, AVAILABLE NOW
Morton’s Final Solo Album Debuts at #3 on iTunes Christian & Gospel Albums chart and #4 on Amazon’s Hot New Releases in Gospel
Morton Releases New Live Video Performing Lead Single “Watching Over Me”
Nashville, TN (October 31, 2016) – Get ready to discover a powerful declaration on the new live album from acclaimed worship leader/recording artist Bishop Paul S. Morton, with the release of the 15-track Legacy: Live in New Orleans, available now. Delivering an impressive coda for his recording career of 30-plus years, Morton’s final solo album brings a robust uplifting energy from his sold-out live recording celebration in New Orleans last year – back home in the beloved city where he made his first recording – and grew his ministry career, which now spans 40-plus years of pastoring. Morton has also released a new video with his live performance of lead single “Watching Over Me” from the New Orleans live recording, backed by the voices of the 100-person strong Greater Change Mass Choir.
Featuring special guest appearances from his son PJ Morton, Shirley Caesar, Rance Allen, Tasha Cobbs, DeWayne Woods, Lisa Knowles, Zacardi Cortez, and William Murphy III, Morton’s album has made an early hit debut at #3 on iTunes US Christian & Gospel Albums chart and #4 on Amazon’s list of Hot New Releases in Gospel. The digital deluxe edition features 3 bonus tracks.
Inspiring music lovers everywhere with the spirit of endurance, strength, and faithfulness on this album, Bishop Paul S. Morton says of his recording career: “I always wanted a message in every song. Will this song help somebody? That’s what my ministry has been all about. To bring you joy, and cry, laugh, shout, this album has something for all!”
Recorded at the Greater St. Stephen Full Gospel Baptist Church in New Orleans, where he serves as Co-Pastor, Bishop Morton also continues to preach at the Changing A Generation Full Gospel Baptist Church in Atlanta as Senior Pastor, and travel across the world on preaching and singing engagements. The founder of the Full Gospel Baptist Church Fellowship International (FGBCFI), since its inception by Bishop Morton the FGBCFI has grown nationally and internationally, celebrating 22 years of change and impactful ministry. In addition to his roles as a bishop and recording artist, Bishop Morton is an author, and also created the record label Tehillah Music Group, helming the label as CEO.
Video: Bishop Paul S. Morton’s live performance of the single “Watching Over Me,” from his live album recording in New Orleans
Audio: Bishop Paul S. Morton’s song “Keeping Me Alive” (ft. Shirley Caesar)
Video: Behind the scenes video with Bishop Paul S. Morton about Legacy: Live in New Orleans
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