Category: David Archuleta
Via official site: American Idol runner up and pop sensation David Archuleta is set to release his new studio album 'No Matter How Far' on March 26, 2013. David is currently serving a two-year mission in South America for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
'No Matter How Far' features a mix of new recorded material and previously unreleased U.S. tracks. The first single, 'Don’t Run Away', produced by British music producers The Nexus (David Sneddon and James Bauer-Mein), will be serviced to the AC Radio format in February. Released on Entertainment One.
David Archuleta will return to Philippines to film a TV series for local network TV5. The primetime series will star Kapatid stars Jasmin Curtis-Smith & Eula Caballero: 'The signing of Archuleta is seen to further boost the attempts of TV5, currently the third biggest broadcasting network in the Philippines to climb..
..up the rankings: 'The signing of an international star of Archuleta's youth and talent, arguably in his prime, is bound to shake up the Philippine entertainment industry.' David previously announced that he's leaving the music industry for two years 'to serve a fulltime mission for the Church of Jesus Christ..
..of the Latter-day Saints: It’s not because someone told me that I’m supposed to do it, not because I no longer want to do music anymore, but it’s because of the feeling that I felt that I need to do next in my life. It’s just the same feeling that I’ve always followed, try to follow in my life.
David Archuleta announced in Salt Lake City on Monday night that he will put his music career on hold in order to serve a two-year mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints: 'It's not because somebody told me that I was supposed to do it, not because I no longer want to do music anymore,
..but it's because it's the feeling that I felt that I need to do next in my life. It's the feeling that has allowed me to have the opportunities I've had, the challenges that I've overcome and the blessings, too.
And I've learned to trust that feeling, and I've learned that I need to answer when it calls. That's the reason why I know I need to do this in my life.' He is scheduled to begin during the first half of 2012.
Have any of YOU been on a Mormon mission?