‘Take Me To The King’ by Tamela Mann has been certified Gold by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA). The song, written and produced by Kirk Franklin has sold over 500,000 copies!
‘Take Me To The King’ is the lead single from Mann’s third studio album ‘Best Days‘ released in 2012, and was awarded the honour after hitting the 500,000 copies sold mark.Picture below.
“What an amazing surprise to be presented with my first RIAA Certified Gold plaque by my husband of 26 years. I thank God every day for my family, friends, music and the many blessings in my life. Kirk is a dear friend and an incredibly talented artist, writer and producer. I’m so grateful to him for penning such a powerful lyric and asking me to lend my voice to such an important message.” -Tamela Mann
According to 1800gospel.com, “Take Me To The King” was also named one of the most performed songs on Gospel radio in 2013 during BMI’s 2014 Christian Music Awards held at BMI in Nashville, Tennessee.
Take a listen to Take Me To The King below
Congratulations to her.