"What if I told you God doesn't need you, He wants you?" asks Mike Donehey of Tenth Avenue North when talking about their No. 1 song "Control." "What if I told you that your loveliness to God doesn't rise and fall with your usefulness to God? God doesn't need us to be successful, He wants us to be surrendered.
It was this bold question in the song "Control" that resonated with listeners all throughout 2018 making it the top song of the year. This boldness is what the band has become known for with their most recent release of The Things We've Been Afraid To Say EP, which has been highlighted in this online feature.
As an artist Tenth Avenue North has more than 1.6 million album sales (w/ TEA) and more than 303 million streams - over 1.7 million in total consumption. "Control" is from the band's studio album Followers, which has sold more than 60,000 albums (w/ TEA) and has more than 76 million streams. The group is currently working on a new album slated to release in July 2019.
Source: Merge PR