Britt Nicole Heard In Major Motion Picture, Soul Surfer, In Theaters April 8
Sparrow Records’ Female Vocalist Garners Dove Nomination
Nashville, TN – March 10, 2011 – Sparrow Records’ Britt Nicole can be heard in the upcoming major motion picture SOUL SURFER, starring AnnaSophia Robb and Helen Hunt, with Carrie Underwood in her film debut, and Dennis Quaid. Songs featured during the film include "Like a Star" from her sophomore album The Lost Get Found and "Set the World on Fire" from her freshman release Say It. TriStar Pictures releases SOUL SURFER in theaters nationwide on April 8th, 2011.
SOUL SURFER is the true story of competitive teen surfer Bethany Hamilton, who lost her arm in a shark attack and courageously overcame all odds to become a champion again, inspiring millions worldwide through her sheer determination and unwavering faith. To watch the full-length trailer, click here.
"Britt has really fun contemporary music with great lyrics,” says Hamilton. “Her music fits the feel of the movie really well; I'm stoked to have it in SOUL SURFER!"
Britt also was recently nominated for “Female Vocalist of the Year” at this year’s 42nd Annual GMA Dove Awards. The ceremony will be held on Wednesday, April 20, 2010 at the Fox Theatre in Atlanta. The event will be televised nationwide on gmc, Easter Sunday, April 24, 2011 at 7 p.m. EST with a special encore at 9.
“I am so honored and humbled to be nominated for ‘Female Vocalist of the Year,’ and with so many great artists,” expresses Britt. “Thank you so much to everyone who voted, God is so faithful.”
Currently, Britt is performing some fan favorites before thousands of teen girls on the Dream On Revolve Tour, alongside Group 1 Crew, Hawk Nelson, Jenna Lucado Bishop and more. For additional information please visit RevolveTour.com.