Sarah Reeves

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Sarah Reeves
Birth name Sarah Elizabeth Reeves
Also known as Sarah Kothlow
Born (1989-04-29) April 29, 1989 (age 28)
Athens, Alabama
Origin Nashville, Tennessee
Genres Contemporary Christian music, worship
Occupation(s) Singer, songwriter
Instruments Vocals, Keyboards
Years active 2006–present
Labels Sparrow
Website sarahreevesmusic.com

Sarah Elizabeth Kothlow (née, Reeves; born April 29, 1989) is an American Christian musician who primarily plays a Christian pop and worship style of music. She has released three extended play albums (two of those with Sparrow Records) and two independently-released studio albums.

Early and personal life[edit]

Reeves was born Sarah Elizabeth Reeves[1] on April 29, 1989,[2][3] in Athens, Alabama.[4][5] She is the daughter of John Mark "Hershey" Reeves[6][7][8] and Tina Key Reeves,[9][10] and has two younger sisters and an older brother[11]. One of her younger sisters, Mary Reeves,[12][13] is in the band Only in Stories.[14] Her father is a music producer and songwriter[7][15] who helped to establish Sound Cell Studios in Huntsville, Alabama, where Sarah recorded her first album.[16] Reeves was given the call from God to become a worship leaderat 15 years-old.[17] She is married to Philip Kothlow,[18] and the couple reside in Nashville, Tennessee together.[19]

Music career[edit]

Reeves' music career started in 2006[4] with her first major-label release, Sweet Sweet Sound, an extended play that was released on April 21, 2009, from Sparrow Records.[20][21][22][23] This extended play was her breakthrough release upon the Billboard magazine charts, placing No. 19 on the Christian Albums chart and No. 9 on the Heatseekers Albums.[24] The song "Sweet Sweet Sound" peaked at No. 27 on the Christian Songs chart[25] and at No. 24 on the Christian AC Songs chart.[26] Her subsequent extended play, God of the Impossible, was released on April 20, 2010, with Sparrow Records.[27][28] The first studio album, Broken Things, was released on July 26, 2011.[29][30] She released Christmas, a independently-made extended play, in 2013.[31] Her second studio album, Acoustic Worship Covers, was released on March 24,[32] 2014.[31]

Discography[edit]

EPs
List of EPs, with selected chart positions
Title Album details Peak chart positions[24]
US
CHR
US
HEAT
Sweet Sweet Sound 19[33] 8[34]
God of the Impossible

References[edit]

  1. ^ SESAC. "Songs by Writer :: Sarah Elizabeth Reeves". SESAC. Retrieved November 4, 2015. 
  2. ^ Sarah Reeves (sarahreevesmusic) (April 29, 2012). "Up all night sick unsure emoticon but thankful to see my family yesterday and to celebrate my 23rd year of life today. I am blessed beyond measure.". Facebook. Retrieved November 4, 2015. 
  3. ^ Sarah Reeves (sarahreeves) (April 29, 2014). "Celebrating 25 years on this journey called life today.". Twitter. Retrieved November 4, 2015. 
  4. ^ a b Jesus Freak Hideout. "Sarah Reeves discography". Jesus Freak Hideout. Retrieved November 4, 2015. 
  5. ^ Leahey, Andrew. "Sarah Reeves : Biography". AllMusic. Retrieved November 4, 2015. 
  6. ^ Sarah Reeves (sarahreeves) (September 17, 2010). "Happy birthday to the best dad in the whole world @hersheyreeves! Send him some love today. #fb". Twitter. Retrieved November 4, 2015. 
  7. ^ a b Discogs. "http://www.discogs.com/artist/1184058-Hershey-Reeves". Discogs. Retrieved November 4, 2015.  External link in |title= (help)
  8. ^ "Hershey Reeves". Twitter. Retrieved November 4, 2015. 
  9. ^ Sarah Reeves (sarahreeves) (June 11, 2011). "@tinakeyreeves I love u too mom!!". Twitter. Retrieved November 4, 2015. 
  10. ^ Sarah Reeves (sarahreeves) (November 27, 2011). "Happy birthday to my sweet mommy today I love u mom!". Twitter. Retrieved November 4, 2015. 
  11. ^ Sarah Reeves (sarahreeves) (November 3, 2009). "Happy Birthday to my big brother @benreeves. Send him some love today!". Twitter. Retrieved November 4, 2015. 
  12. ^ Sarah Reeves (sarahreeves) (March 30, 2010). "Please for my sister Mary @marebear356! ... I love u sissy!". Twitter. Retrieved November 4, 2015. 
  13. ^ Only In Stories. "About". Facebook. Retrieved November 4, 2015. 
  14. ^ Sarah Reeves (sarahreeves) (May 6, 2010). "My little sister is the singer of a band called "Only in Stories". Check them out at myspace.com/onlyinstories. They're pretty good! #fb". Twitter. Retrieved November 4, 2015. 
  15. ^ "Hershey Reeves : Credits". AllMusic. Retrieved November 4, 2015. 
  16. ^ Cummings, Tony (July 8, 2009). "Sarah Reeves: Alabama worship leader making a sweet sweet sound". Cross Rhythms. Retrieved November 4, 2015. 
  17. ^ Nicole, Britt (July 23, 2009). "9 Questions with Sarah Reeves". Crosswalk.com. Retrieved November 4, 2015. 
  18. ^ Sarah Reeves (sarahreevesmusic) (January 29, 2015). "Birthday dinner for @philipkothlow with the best crew. Happy 29th Philip!! You're the most amazing man I know. You are loved by so many and I'm honored to be your wife.". Instagram. Retrieved November 4, 2015. 
  19. ^ "Sarah Reeves". Twitter. Retrieved November 4, 2015. 
  20. ^ Cardenas, Ben (April 3, 2009). "Sarah Reeves, "Sweet Sweet Sound" Review". Jesus Freak Hideout. Retrieved November 4, 2015. 
  21. ^ Davis, Kevin (April 14, 2009). "Sarah Reeves (Sweet Sweet Sound EP)". New Release Today. Retrieved November 4, 2015. 
  22. ^ Dalton, Michael (April 30, 2009). "Reeves, Sarah – Sweet Sweet Sound: A Review". The Phantom Tollbooth. Retrieved November 4, 2015. 
  23. ^ Luff, Stephen (May 17, 2009). "Review: Sweet Sweet Sound – Sarah Reeves". Cross Rhythms. Retrieved November 4, 2015. 
  24. ^ a b "Sarah Reeves : Awards". AllMusic. Retrieved November 4, 2015. 
  25. ^ Chart search for "Sweet Sweet Sound" at billboard.com on Christian Songs
  26. ^ Chart search for "Sweet Sweet Sound" at billboard.com on Christian AC Songs
  27. ^ Gelwicks, Roger (May 27, 2010). "Sarah Reeves, "God Of The Impossible" Review". Jesus Freak Hideout. Retrieved November 4, 2015. 
  28. ^ Timmis, Peter (May 20, 2010). "Review: God Of The Impossible – Sarah Reeves". Cross Rhythms. Retrieved November 4, 2015. 
  29. ^ Jesus Freak Hideout. "Sarah Reeves, "Broken Things"". Jesus Freak Hideout. Retrieved November 4, 2015. 
  30. ^ Reames, Mathew (July 25, 2011). ""Broken Things", Sarah Reeves - CD Review & Interview". All About Worship. Retrieved November 4, 2015. 
  31. ^ a b Cross Rhythms. "Sarah Reeves Artist Profile". Cross Rhythms. Retrieved November 4, 2015. 
  32. ^ Andre, Jonathan (April 20, 2014). "Review : Sarah Reeves – Acoustic Worship Covers Vol. 1". Indie Vision Music. Retrieved November 4, 2015. 
  33. ^ Chart search for Sweet Sweet Sound at billboard.com on Christian Albums
  34. ^ Chart search for Sweet Sweet Sound at billboard.com on Heatseeker Albums

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