Try not the get goose bumps when you watch this video.
I heard people talking about it today and (surprise, surprise) I was skeptical. But after watching it with my wife and seeing her cry (surprise, surprise) I decided to share with you all.
It’s an incredible performance of one incredible Christmas classic.
Jordan Smith has broken tons of record on the hit-show The Voice with a number of #1 iTunes hits. And he nailed it again with “Mary, Did You Know?”
A native of Harlan, Kentucky, Smith was raised by musicians who would sing anytime, anywhere. At the Christian college Lee University, where he was a member of the “Lee Singers,” he had the chance to perform at President Obama’s second inauguration.
And yes, while singing a Christian Song on TV, he won The Voice.
This guy is properly sharing the story of Jesus through life and song. And he’s doing it with class, with excellence and with one ridiculous voice.
So here’s to the Christian-Adele-Man of 2015… who actually took Adele out from number one while selling a song that literally tells the story of the Gospel.
* If you want more… go classical Hymn with this: