Aulander, NC (BlackNews.com) -- CJ Ballance is taking the gospel music industry by storm with his debut album, If God Said It. Singing from his heart, this North Carolina teen may be young in age but has a lot to share. Hailing from a family of singers, CJ was destined to sing. From the tender age of two years old, CJ has been sharing his gift of song, starting at his local childcare facility. He recalls, "I didn't realize the gift I had at the time, but it was something I like to do." It wouldn't be until some years later CJ would discover the great plans God had in store for him and his gift.
If God Said It features ten dynamic gospel tracks that are sure to uplift and inspire. With his current hit single "I Don't Look Like," CJ is creating a buzz within the gospel community and gaining worldwide acclaim. His single features Rev Franklin Williams and is rapidly climbing the charts. This project cross generational boundaries as it features music that resonates with every age group. With songs like, "This too shall pass" a song of endurance while at the same time reminding us of God's faithfulness.
It's no doubt that with one listen to CJ's music you'll soon discover why he's being championed as the future of gospel music. Although some may be stunned at the power of his youthful voice, this teen has had experiences to draw from. "The world is changing everyday," says CJ. "And for teenagers today, we go through more than anyone could even imagine." It's his close walk with God that keeps him on the straight and narrow. And when it comes to music ministry, it's his prayer that everyone who hears If God Said It, draws even closer to God once they come into the realization that if God said it, that settles it.