Mormon Tabernacle Choir Album, He Is Risen, Hits #1 on the Charts
A BIG thank you goes out to fans around the world for picking up the Choir and Orchestra at Temple Square's latest release, He Is Risen. Thanks to your support, He Is Risen has reached the No.1 spot on not one, but two Billboard charts. The album went from fourth to number one on the Classical Albums chart, and from third to number one on traditional Classical Albums, surpassing many top artists such as Il Divo and Piano Guys.
He Is Risen is available in digital and CD formats at Deseret Book stores. It is also available online though Amazon, iTunes, and other retailers.
The album centers on the miraculous events recounted and commemorated in the Easter story. Here is a track-by-track listing:
- Christ the Lord Is Risen Today
- In the Garden
- When I Survey the Wondrous Cross
- Jesus Has Risen
- He Is Risen
- Worthy Is the Lamb That Was Slain (from Messiah)
The Choir recently published a YouTube video for the hymn, “He Is Risen,” arranged by Mack Wilberg, which portrays beautiful footage of the Holy Land. Watch the video below to witness these memorable images that compliment this beloved hymn.