Verses for the King
Although the name might not be readily familiar, her voice most certainly is. Leann is an Integrity International Artist who has sung on hundreds of albums in the past 20 years. She has performed on over 75 Integrity Worship albums alone, making her the voice of favorites like "I Worship You", "But for Your Grace", and "In the Arms of His Love". As an artist, Leann leads worship, is a song and freelance writer and speaker. Leann has an alto voice that will captivate you with her silky smooth tone. Listen and be carried away with lyrics of truth and hope as all of her songs are scripturally based. The daughter of a preacher, Leann has been touring and singing since she was 14. At the age of 20 she embarked on her first world tour that escorted her into recording sessions for albums and commercials. She has recorded on projects with John Tesh, Amy Grant, CeCe Winans, Steven Curtis Chapman, Avalon and Women of Faith, just to name a few. She has also performed with Artist's such as Michael W. Smith, Darlene Zschech, Don Moen, Matthew Ward, Kim Hill, Ron Kenoly, and Twila Paris. Singing in the church since she was a child, Leann is no stranger to ministry and music. In fact, she has been leading worship for over 15 years, and has been a leader with Worship International, Women of Faith, Maranatha Praise Band, Renewing the Heart, and most recently joined the team of Integrity's worship conferences as speaker and worship leader with Seminars4Worship. In recent years she has taken a team to Italy where they led worship in Italian, singing songs from the Italian worship project, "Lode 2002". Leann has four solo CDs which are Verses For The King - Scripture put to song, Pour Your Spirit Out - Live praise and worship, The Greatest Gift - Jazz Christmas, and just released, You Are The One - Songs of Intimate Worship. She is currently writing her first book - memoirs of her faith, which took her on a journey from pain to victory. Leann has been ordained as minister of the gospel by her home church, Grace Center. She resides with her husband, Carl, of 25 years in Nashville, TN. Her goal in life is to love people and "host the presence of God" in whatever setting she finds herself.