(Miami, FL, March 21, 2016).- JENCARLOS the talented singer and actor, brings the audience to tears in New Orleans with his masterful performance on the two-hour inspirational television music event THE PASSION that was aired on FOX yesterday and will be available on-demand Globally on NETFLIX beginning on March 22nd.
Hosted and narrated by Tyler Perry, the event unfolded live at some of New Orleans’ most iconic locations, while featuring a procession of a thousand people carrying a 20-foot, illuminated cross from outside the Superdome to the live stage at Woldenberg Park on the banks of the Mississippi River.
JENCARLOS captivates millions of homes in the United States with his groundbreaking performance of JESÚS for the Television Music Event & Soundtrack “THE PASSION” establishing himself as the most versatile Latin musician and actor of his generation
THE PASSION tells the story of the last hours of Jesus Christ’s life on earth through passages from the Bible and a variety of well-known pop songs, sung by the cast. All of the songs were arranged specifically for the album and live event by Adam Anders – (Glee, Rock of Ages). The songs featured in THE PASSION include hits from Whitney Houston, Imagine Dragons, Evanescence, Jewel, Tina Turner, Katy Perry and Hoobastank. THE PASSION was written by Peter Barsocchini (“High School Musical”)
The soundtrack reached No.1 on iTunes and became a trending topic on Twitter shortly after the TV premiere. The show features cast members JENCARLOS in the leading role (Jesus Christ), Chris Daughtry (Judas), Prince Royce (Peter), Seal (Pontius Pilate) and Trisha Yearwood (Mary, mother of Jesus).
The inspirational television music event comes after the release of JENCARLOS’ latest single BABY, that reached No1 spot on iTunes in Central America and is currently in the TOP 40 Latin Radio chart in the United States.
With an interpretative quality that breaks language barriers, JENCARLOS has positioned himself as the most well-rounded Latin artist to emerge in the music scene , captivating with his music, his voice and his interpretations, Spanish and English speaking audiences alike.
The Passion: New Orleans –Track List
- “When Love Takes Over” – Yolanda Adams
- “Love Can Move Mountains” – The Passion Cast (Feat. Jencarlos, Prince Royce, Chris Daughtry, Shane Harper & Michael W. Smith)
- “My Love Is Your Love” – Trisha Yearwood
- “Home” – Jencarlos & Prince Royce
- “With Arms Wide Open” – Jencarlos
- “Hands” – Trisha Yearwood
- “Bring Me To Life” – Chris Daughtry
- “Calling All Angels” – Jencarlos
- “I Won’t Give Up” – Trisha Yearwood
- “Demons” – Chris Daughtry & Jencarlos
- “The Reason” – Prince Royce
- “You’ll Never Walk Alone” – Trisha Yearwood
- “We Don’t Need Another Hero” – Seal & Jencarlos
- “Mad World” – Seal
- “Broken” – Trisha Yearwood
- “Unconditionally” – Jencarlos
Target Exclusive Tracks
“He Will Never End” – Michael W. Smith
“Hold You Up (Extended Mix)” – Shane Harper
Walmart Exclusive Tracks
“When The Saints Go Marching In” – Yolanda Adams feat. Preservation Hall Jazz Band
“With Arms Wide Open (Spanish Version)” – Jencarlos