Kirk Dewayne Franklin (born January 26, 1970) is an American gospel musician, songwriter, choir director, and author. He is known for leading urban contemporary gospel choirs such as The Family, God's Property and One Nation Crew (1NC), and has won multiple awards, including thirteen Grammy Awards. Variety dubbed Franklin as a "Reigning King of Urban Gospel".
The Nu Nation Project is the fifth studio album by Kirk Franklin. It is his last album with The Family and God's Property, the first to feature One Nation Crew, and the only one to feature Nu Nation. Its sequel entitled "Something About the Name Jesus, Pt. 2" featuring Rance Allen, Marvin Winans, John P. Kee & Isaac Carree is on his 2011 album, Hello Fear. It was released on September 22, 1998, and won the 1998 Grammy Awards for "Best Contemporary Soul Gospel Album".
Album · 1998 · 17 Songs. Kirk Franklin & The Family. 6. He Loves Me. 7. Gonna Be a Lovely Day. 8. Praise Joint (Remix). 9. Hold Me Now. 10. You Are. 11. Interlude: The Car (Stomp).
The Nu Nation Project" - Franklin, Kirk. U2 Related Content: "Lean on Me" (Studio Version) - Kirk Franklin (includes Bono on vocals) (05:08). Full Track Listing: Interlude: The Verdict (1:30). That version of the song was 5:58 in length and was a different mix. As this promotional single proceeded the album itself, it is possible that the version used on the album changed late in the game and was shortened to another version. The promotional single also included Lean On Me (Video Version) which was 5:10 in length. The Nu Nation Project went on to top the Billboard Contemporary Christian Albums chart for 23 weeks and the Billboard Gospel Albums chart for 49 weeks, and brought Franklin his third Grammy. Lean on Me: Written by Kirk Franklin. Co-Produced by Dan Shea.
Lean on Me (Kirk Franklin song). Lean on Me" is a song by American gospel artist Kirk Franklin. Released in 1998, the song greatly helped ascend Kirk Franklin's album The Nu Nation Project.
2. "My Life Is In Your Hands".
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|A2||Lean On Me||1:51|
|A3||Something About The Name Jesus||1:12|
|A5||Gonna Be A Lovely Day||1:24|
|A6||Praise Joint (Remix)||1:18|
|B2||Lean On Me||1:51|
|B3||Something About The Name Jesus||1:12|
|B5||Gonna Be A Lovely Day||1:24|
|B6||Praise Joint (Remix)||1:18|