City on Our Knees" is a song by contemporary Christian musician tobyMac from his album, , which was released in 2010. It was released as a Tonight radio single in August 2009 and reached number 1 on 's Billboard Hot Christian Songs chart in October 2009. It also reached No. 8 on Billboard's [1 ] Heatseekers Songs. The song was nominated for a grammy award as the Best Gospel Song. The song also charted at No. 11 on the [2 ] Bubbling Under Hot 100 Singles chart. The song sold over 17,000 digital units in its first week. [3 ] As of February 20, 2010, the song has sold over 225,000 copies, making it the fastest charting and selling track of [4 ] tobyMac's career. It won a Dove Award for Pop/Contemporary Song of the year. [5 ]
Meaning [ edit ]
As seen on youtube.com under tobyMacmusic, Tobymac had the following to say about the meaning of the song; "'City on our Knees' is really about a moment. A moment that we all come together. Where our differences fall by the wayside. And it’s really a reminder that that moment could be right now, tonight."
US CD/Digital Single [ edit ]
"City on Our Knees"
Lose My Soul (Remix)"
"An interview with tobyMac about his album
In 2010, the song was nominated for a
Dove Award for Pop/Contemporary Recorded Song of the Year at the 41st GMA Dove Awards. [7 ]
This song was also the compilation album
. WOW Hits 2010
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