BRANSON, Mo. â€“ (May 24, 2011) â€“ The Branson Gospel Music Revival (formerly Convention) is proud to announce that acclaimed singer/songwriter Allen Asbury will be leading worship nightly at this yearâ€™s event.
Allen Asbury is currently the worship leader of Bransonâ€™s Tri Lakes Center. He has released three critically acclaimed projects, and his debut album, Somebodyâ€™s Praying Me Through, spawned off three #1 hits at Christian radio. The song â€œSomebodyâ€™s Praying Me Throughâ€ was the theme song for the 2003 National Day of Prayer and Presidential Prayer Team.
In addition, Asbury is known around Branson for his portrayal of Simon Peter in the long-running passion play The Promise.
â€œI saw Allen sing live for the first time last year at a Branson radio show,â€ mentioned Kelly Burton of the Branson Gospel Music Revival. â€œHis passion had me out of my seat! As we continue to refine what Branson GMR is all about, having him lead our artists and our audience into worship each night is a perfect fit.â€
For more information on Allen, visit his home on the web at www.allenasbury.com .
Over a hundred gospel artists from across the country will be at the Branson Gospel Music Revival to perform, including returning favorites Dino, HisSong, Beyond the Ashes, Kenny Bishop, Voices of Glory, The Williamsons, Praise Incorporated, 2nd Generation, Jay Stone Singers, McMillan and Life, Rod Burton, Lynda Lynn, Sunday Edition, Mystery Men, The Greesons, Shannon Bunch, Johanathan Bond, The Shireys, and Homecoming favorites Mike Allen and Ann Downing and more. Â Tickets have gone on sale and can be purchased from the Tri-Lakes Center box office by calling (417) 336-0219. Â More information about Branson Gospel Music Revival can be found at www.BransonGMR.com or by calling (708) 362-8172.