Darryl Riden is a contemporary Christian artist, songwriter, and producer from Tennessee. He has been a professional artist for 19 years. Darryl toured as lead singer for the band Deliverance in the 80's and early 90's. He has been called by a major record company rep as "the best kept secret in Nashville."
Darryl has also been a youth pastor/ evangelist for many years and has had the privilege of leading thousands of young people to Christ. He is now the founder/president of a regional student outreach organization called Christ Powered Ministries located in Johnson City , TN.
"This Fragile Journey" is a very powerful collection of songs that point to the grace and redemptive power of Jesus Christ. Darryl was joined in the studio (East Iris Studio in Nashville), with former members of the national band Among Thorns. Mandisa is featured on the song "Beggar," and she also lends her incredible voice to BGV's on several other songs. The great David Davidson (everyone from Trisha Yearwood to Creed) performed the violin on 2 songs. Executive producer: Matt Gilder (Chris Tomlin's keyboardist.) Engineered by Bobby Shin!
Darryl's ministry website: www.christpoweredministries.com Darryl is also a popular speaker for student events: for artist or speaking engagements please go to the CPM site for booking info.
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