Capitol CMG recording artist and songwriter Anne Wilson has landed her first Billboard Music Award Nomination for “Top Christian Song” with her breakout hit single “My Jesus,” making her the only female nominated in the category. The 2022 Billboard Music Awards will be held live from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on Sunday, May 15th at 7 pm (CT) and air on NBC.
“I am blown away and forever grateful that I was nominated for a BBMA,” says Wilson. “I never dreamed this would happen, but I’m so thankful for it. Thank you, Billboard, for supporting my music and believing in me!! All glory to God.”
“My Jesus” was the longest-running No. 1 song on the Billboard Christian Airplay Chart of 2021 for seven weeks total. The song also made Wilson the first female artist to hit the top of the Billboard Christian Airplay chart with a debut song. Her soulful vocals and heartfelt lyrics have garnered the emerging artist more than 160 million career streams, making her one of the most successful debut acts of 2021.
Recently, Wilson announced the release of her upcoming major-label debut album, My Jesus, available everywhere next Friday, April 22. Pre-sale and pre-save for My Jesus is now available here. Wilson is also out on the road with Zach Williams and will join the My People Tour this summer with Crowder, We The Kingdom, and Patrick Mayberry. For tickets and more information, click here.