Award Winner and 13 Time Dove Award Winner
As a Christian music artist, Michael English sold a tremendous amount
of records, had an array of number one hits on the radio charts and
won nearly every Dove Award known to man, including “Artist of the
Year” and “Best Male Vocalist” during the course of his career.
16 years ago, Michael English fell from the pinnacle of the Christian
music world. Public shame, divorce, broken relationships, drug
addiction, an affair and homelessness took his career to a screeching
halt. Soon enough, his addiction to painkillers led to the demise of
all things Christian in his life.
Michael’s autobiography, The Prodigal Comes Home: My Story of Failure and God’s Story of
Redemption (Thomas Nelson, Inc),
he gives readers an honest look at the painful path that led him
away from God and his family, but more importantly, he shows how God,
with grace and mercy, rescued Michael and redeemed his shattered life.
the lowest thing that could possibly happen happens; don’t give up,
because you might be missing a blessing down the road,” says
English. “When I started driving my own life, as though God were
like some kind of global positioning system that I could choose to
follow or ignore, I turned down dead ends and dark alleys, thinking
they were going to lead me somewhere.”
2009, Michael’s life came full circle as he returned to the Gaither
Vocal Band as their lead singer. After
a successful five year run with the GVB, Michael felt called to return
to a full time solo career at the end of 2013.
move will give Michael more time to dedicate to his solo tour, sharing
his testimony, recording and producing.
personal journey is one that encourages people in their
Christian walk and inspires many as they find their way home.
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