Yep, the same “Rise To You” that got up to 43, 44 on the Christian charts three years ago–well, it’s charting again: MJ’s Big Blog notes it as a debut; I guess we can call it a re-debut? Anyway, it’s nice news! *IIRC, the first two columns are positions on the Mediabase chart last
As of 10:15 pm today (Saturday, June 25), “Diamond Dreams” was holding at #15 in iTunes Singer/Songwriters (and is first in the scroll of Singer/Songwriter Hot Tracks). I’d call that beyond awesome for a first song from a new group–especially one with no air play (yet!) and not much in the way of promotion! ***
So have a listen–if you haven’t bought your own yet, I think it will convince you! Video by Castro The Band And, being convinced, hop on over and buy on iTunes or at Amazon. Go! (Or you can listen at Spotify. But bear in mind that streaming services only pay artists a fraction of
I’ll pin this up here for today (Friday, June 24) and update at the top of the post: 6:49 pm, still at #7. Th-th-th-that’s all for today, folks. (Screen grabs of all upward movement tonight and tomorrow will be greatly appreciated!) 5:59 pm, iTunes Singer/Songwriters: #7 4:13 pm, iTunes Singer/Songwriters: #8 3:35 pm,
Aaaaaaand it’s up! Go buy your copy of “Diamond Dreams” RIGHT NOW! It’s available immediately on iTunes; I’ll post the links for other sites as soon as I find out. … Well, don’t just sit there. GO! ETA: Have some links! iTunes Amazon By the way…if, after listening, you feel yourself moved to write
That's me @SIRIUSXM pic.twitter.com/e1Hie6upG2 — MICHAEL (@MCastroMusic) June 22, 2016 Tonight was magical ✨ feeling so incredibly blessed. Thank you to everyone who was a part of making tonight something I'll remember for a long time. xoxo A photo posted by Jackie Castro (@jackie_castro) on Jun 22, 2016 at 11:09pm PDT Last night was incredible.
…on Yahoo! Music. Or you can listen right here! There is also a nice article to go with: Jason, who’s now a married father of two, explains he decided to form the Castro band after growing weary of the loneliness of touring and recording as a solo act. “I’m coming from a really different place
“Rise to You” is climbing the Christian charts! It’s just debuted on America’s Music Charts, Christian songs: That’s #43, for the week ending 5-28-13. And on All Access, Christian AC’s 7-day rolling chart: It’s at #44, up from #48 (as of 5-30-13). (Billboard only makes the top 25 songs publicly available.) And there you have