Lanae Hale in album publicity photo
September 15, 1986 |
Gainesville, Florida, U.S.
|Origin||Gainesville, Florida, U.S.|
Lanae' Hale (born September 15, 1986) is a Christian artist from Florida. Her music is sometimes described as "deep pop", which is radio pop music mixed with deeper thoughtful lyrics. Lanae' debut full length release was Back & Forth (2009). She also released an EP, Lanae' Hale EP, (2007)
Lanae' grew up in Gainesville, Florida for most her life. Lanae's music story begins in High school during a time of deep depression. She started to abuse herself through cutting. Lanae' continued cutting through high school, and college. She sought help from a psychiatrist, and then read Psalm 147:3. Lanae' then went through a recovery process with her family and friends. Since her recovery, Lanae' writes music based around her struggle with depression, and the freedom she feels from God that helped set her free.
In 2007 Centricity Music signed Lanae' to a record deal and released her first EP "Lanae' Hale EP". iTunes choose Lanae's single from the EP, "Spring Again", as the Discovery Download in January 2008. The download accumulated over 100,000 downloads. In February 2009 the title track off of the title track her first feature full length album, Back & Forth was featured on the MTV hit show, The Hills.
- http://godbeat.com/2009/07 : "Godbeat.com’s Review of Lanae’ Hale “Back & Forth”
- http://www.cbn.com/ : "Lanae Hale: Confessions From a Teenage Cutter"
- http://alphaomeganews.org/ : Lanae' Hale news
- http://jesusfreakhideout.com/artists/LanaeHale.asp: Lanae' Hale's Discography