Overcomer (song)

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"Overcomer"
Single by Mandisa
from the album Overcomer
Released June 21, 2013
Format Digital download
Genre CCM, pop
Length 3:43
Label Sparrow
Writer(s) Christopher Stevens, Ben Glover, David Garcia[1]
Mandisa singles chronology
"Waiting for Tomorrow"
(2011)
"Overcomer"
(2013)
Back to You
(2014)

"Overcomer" is the first single, released on June 21, 2013, from Mandisa's fourth album, Overcomer.

Commercial performance[edit]

Overcomer reached No. 1 on the Billboard Hot Christian Songs chart, and No. 3 on their Bubbling Under Hot 100 chart. It stayed No.1 on the National Christian Audience chart for 12 weeks, as well as No. 1 for 14 weeks on SoundScan's Christian/Gospel Core Digital sales chart.[2]

Track listing[edit]

Tracklist
No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Overcomer"   Christopher Stevens, Ben Glover, David Garcia 3:43
Total length:
3:34

Music video[edit]

The music video's world premiere was aired on Good Morning America on September 5, 2013.[3] The music video for the song premiered on September 12, 2013 on VEVO.

Weekly charts[edit]

Chart (2013) Peak
position
US Bubbling Under Hot 100 Singles (Billboard)[4] 3
US Christian Songs (Billboard)[5] 1
US Digital Songs (Billboard)[6] 74
US Radio Songs (Billboard)[7] 98
US Top Heatseekers (Billboard)[8] 17

Awards[edit]

The song won a Grammy award in 2014 for Best Contemporary Christian Music Song for its songwriters David Garcia, Ben Glover and Christopher Stevens.[9][10]

Grammy Awards[edit]

Year Award Album Result
2014 Best Gospel/Contemporary Christian Music Performance Overcomer Nominated

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Overcomer - Mandisa". AllMusic. 
  2. ^ "Mandisa’s Electrifying Year Gets Even More Exciting with Double GRAMMY® Nominations". The Media Collective. December 9, 2013. 
  3. ^ Good Morning America
  4. ^ "Mandisa Album & Song Chart History" Billboard Bubbling Under Hot 100 for Mandisa. Retrieved 21 December 2013.
  5. ^ "Mandisa Album & Song Chart History" Billboard Christian Songs for Mandisa. Retrieved 09 September 2013.
  6. ^ "Mandisa Album & Song Chart History" Billboard Digital Songs for Mandisa. Retrieved 14 October 2013.
  7. ^ "Mandisa Album & Song Chart History" Billboard Radio Songs for Mandisa. Retrieved 14 October 2013.
  8. ^ "Heatseekers Songs". Billboard. 2014-03-02. Retrieved 2013-09-13. 
  9. ^ Fred Bronson (January 26, 2014). "Grammys: 'American Idol' Alum Mandisa Wins for 'Overcomer'". The Hollywood Reporter. 
  10. ^ Jessica Benes (January 30, 2014). "Loveland native Ben Glover reflects on Grammy win". Reporter Herald. 

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