Mark Schultz's single hits #1

( [email protected] ) Dec 06, 2003 11:32 AM EST

Word Records artist Mark Schultz nabbed the #1 slot on R&R's Christian AC Radio Chart this week with his single, out 10 weeks, "You Are A Child Of Mine," part of his third release Stories & Songs. The song debuted at #23 but now had climbed up the charts. Hitting #1 is nothing new for Schultz, who has claimed five #1 singles which are "I Am The Way," "Back in His Arms Again," "I Have Been There," "Remember Me" and "He's My Son." “He’s My Son” spanned to make it on the top 20 hit at mainstream radio as well, appearing on his self-titled debut project. There has been much Schultz has delivered to listeners but also more is to be expected.

"Mark Schultz is not just another artist to radio, he is truly a close friend to programmers and that relationship, mixed with his incredible talent and ability to connect with listeners through his music, is something that most programmers do not pass up," says Lori Cline, Word Label Group's director of national promotions. "The #1 success of 'You Are A Child Of Mine' at radio is a perfect example of that and it is the first of many great singles from Stories & Songs that our National Promotions team is excited to offer to radio in the days ahead."

More information about Mark Schultz and Stories & Songs visit his official website at