Songwriter, producer, composer, music/choir director, and recording artist, Donald Lawrence, is the guiding force behind such No. 1 hits as Encourage Yourself, Back II Eden, The Blessing of Abraham, and his latest No. 1 anthem, The Gift. Lawrence is one of the most influential figures in modern Gospel music and possesses a career that has spanned more than 20 years. Over the course of that time, Lawrence resurrected and led the Tri-City singers, who were noted as one of the best choirs in the world. On top of 22 Stellar Awards and 1 Dove Award, Donald has been nominated for 13 Grammy Awards over the course of his career, including a Grammy win in 2008. His latest effort, Best For Last (20 year celebration) debuted at the #1 position on the Billboard charts. More recently, Donald has served as the face of Verizon Wireless’s How Sweet The Sound campaign and as the Musical Director and headlining act for both the 2015 and 2016 McDonald’s Inspirational Gospel Tour. Donald was also the Music Supervisor for BeBe Winan’s hit theatrical production, Born For This.