Serving as lead vocalist for the iconic quartet Gold City from 1983-1993—where he recorded his signature #1 hit, “Midnight Cry”— Ivan Parker’s acclaimed career spans more than 30 years. He has garnered 31 Singing News Fan Awards, highlighted by 12 Favorite Male Vocalist honors, while his #1 Southern Gospel radio singles include “Hit The Ground Running” and “I Choose.” As a solo artist, Parker has released 16 recordings, five DVDs and has been featured in 32 best-selling Gaither Homecoming videos.
Parker now is preparing to release his 18th solo album and his first project with Difference Media. Dancing In The Rain is set to be released on Friday, July 29th. And, we recently had the chance to sit down with Ivan to hear about this new record. Ivan shared stories behind the song most personal to him, as well as a few others included on this album. He also talked about his 34 years in full-time ministry, and which artists are inspiring him. Watch the full interview below!