Chris Whittington is not your ordinary “new” artist. His music brings a fresh classic rock sound that inspires, enchants and entertains. This is the 40th episode of On Faith’s Edge.
Isaiah 59:1 (NIV)
“Behold, the LORD’S hand is not so short That it cannot save; Nor is His ear so dull that it cannot hear.”
Singer · Songwriter · Entrepreneur
“God just kicks the door open and goes … “It’s Time, stop being afraid, it’s time to step out on faith, trust me, I’ve never let you down, I never will” … it’s time to believe that“
Texas singer/songwriter Chris Whittington has released his debut EP, Bright Portal, a collection of melodic, guitar driven tracks woven with symphonic overtures and lyrics planted in the truth of Scripture. The musician collaborated on Bright Portal with fellow Texan, CCM pioneer Kemper Crabb, known for his work with Caedmon’s Call, Radiohalo and ArkAngel. The new EP is available onamazon.com and other online retail outlets.
“My life has been a twisting path filled with surprises, but music has remained a constant, “Whittington says. “Bright Portal is a collection of all of my musical influences so far in my life, including David Bowie, Kemper Crabb, Led Zeppelin and Caedmon’s Call.”
In addition to his musical talents, Whittington is a successful businessman. He is the founder and owner of Whittington Steel, a Texas-based steel company. Whittington and his high school sweetheart, Joanne, have four adult children: Lindsay, Lauren, John and Leigh Ann. The couple celebrates 35 years of marriage in 2014.