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GRAMMY® AWARD-WINNING BROOKE LIGERTWOOD DROPS LATEST SINGLE “NINEVEH” FROM FORTHCOMING LIVE SOLO ALBUM SEVEN

New Track Out Today on all Digital Platforms with Accompanying Live Performance Video SEVEN Slated to Release February 25, Available for Preorder Today


Brooke Ligertwood Releases New Live Single, 'Nineveh'


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NEWS SOURCE: Rogers & Cowan
February 4, 2022

LOS ANGELES (February 4, 2022)  GRAMMY® Award-winning songwriter, producer and critically-acclaimed artist Brooke Ligertwood drops the second single “Nineveh” from her forthcoming live solo album “SEVEN” which is now available for preorder. Out today on all digital platforms with an accompanying live performance video, “Nineveh” is written by Ligertwood along with Pastor Steven Furtick and is a narrative journey through the Biblical book of Jonah that concludes with a personal, individual challenge. The piano-driven anthem soars into “God have mercy” refrains that were written into the song from its genesis specifically for a choir to sing - a vision that comes to life through a powerful live ensemble of voices in both the audio and video recordings. 

“When Pastor Steven Furtick messaged me in the spring of 2021 and said he and I should write a song called ‘Nineveh,’ the ‘world’ of this song immediately sprung to life in my spirit and we began and completed this work a relatively short time later,” says Ligertwood.

Ligertwood adds, “It is a rare and deep joy to be able to write a song that closely examines a narrative of scripture while simultaneously inviting the listener to allow the scripture to examine them. ‘Nineveh’ is one such rarity and I feel honoured to have co-written it with a songwriter and thinker I immensely respect – it was a joy from beginning to end.” 

After six mainstream albums with Sony Music under maiden name “Brooke Fraser” and in parallel, 17 years with Hillsong Worship, which she still currently leads globally, Ligertwood is combining her two decades of experience as an artist/producer and her passion for serving the church with her new solo offering under Capitol CMG.

Recorded live in Nashville, TN, “SEVEN” consists of entirely brand-new worship songs written by Ligertwood and husband/longtime collaborator Scott, Jason Ingram (who co-produced the album with her), Pastor Steven Furtick, Brandon Lake, Phil Wickham and friends. It features a band composed of gifted musicians from the breadth of the modern worship movement (Hillsong, Bethel, Vineyard, Elevation), a 30-piece choir, and a collection of stunning new prayer-soaked songs written and arranged in line with Ligertwood’s singular vision with Jesus at the center.

“Nineveh” follows on the heels of “A Thousand Hallelujahs” which continues to impact audiences around the world. The debut single from “SEVEN” has amassed over 1.7M global streams in just two weeks since release. Already No. 2 on Multitrack’s Top Songs chart, the live performance video has also garnered more than 645K views to date. Ligertwood’s full-length album is set for release on February 25.

Pre-order “SEVEN” here.

Listen to “Nineveh” here.

Watch the live performance video for “Nineveh” here.

For more information, please visit https://www.brookeligertwood.com/

About Brooke Ligertwood

Brooke Ligertwood is an esteemed platinum recording artist and Grammy-award winning songwriter, producer and worship leader. With a passion for truth, art, humanity and the church, Brooke has served the global church through song, leadership and creativity through her many years as part of Hillsong Worship, which she leads globally, while also maintaining a mainstream career of almost two decades under her maiden name. A prolific songwriter and obsessive about the marriage of theology and art, Ligertwood has penned a growing anthology of beloved church anthems like “What A Beautiful Name,” “King of Kings,” and “Hosanna,” and devotional favorites like “Awake My Soul,” “New Wine,” “None But Jesus” and many more. Ligertwood’s songs have been streamed globally more than 1.5 billion times, translated into over 15 languages, and have topped the CCLI chart with two no. 1’s, and several Top 25’s. Ligertwood’s debut solo worship album is set for release on February 25, 2022. Ligertwood and songwriter/creative director husband, Scott, reside in Southern California with their two daughters. 

For more on Brooke Ligertwood, please visit: Instagram | Twitter | Spotify | Website

About Capitol Christian Music Group

An unwavering vision combined with a commitment to excellence and an arsenal of exceptional talent continues to make Capitol Christian Music Group the leader in the faith-based entertainment industry. Representing such iconic artists as Amy Grant, Mandisa, Hillsong UNITED, Chris Tomlin, Tye Tribbett and TobyMac, Capitol CMG is a multi-faceted company whose assets include such legendary brands as Sparrow and ForeFront Records as well as an award-winning publishing division whose writers pen chart-topping hits on both the Christian and mainstream music charts. 

Formerly known as EMI Christian Music Group, Capitol CMG is a division of Capitol Music Group, a Universal Music Group company. Over the years, the venture has grown from a scrappy family-owned independent label to a multi-faceted business that includes Sparrow Records, ForeFront Records, sixstepsrecords, Hillsong Music, Motown Gospel, Worship Together and Credential Recordings. The company’s roster features the top names in the Christian and gospel communities, among them Jeremy Camp, Kari Jobe, We The Kingdom, Danny Gokey, Brian Courtney Wilson, Riley Clemmons, Brooke Ligertwood, Tasha Cobbs Leonard, Crowder, Hillsong UNITED, Hillsong Worship & Anne Wilson.

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