Elias Dummer and Citizens Release New Single

Issuing a deeply felt call to repentance and an earnest plea for mercy, Juno and GMA Canada Covenant Award-winning singer/songwriter Elias Dummer and Seattle-based Citizens have joined forces for "Kyrie Eleison (It's Mercy We Need)," out now. Penned by Dummer and Citizens' Zach Bolen, the gritty, sobering confessional was largely inspired by circumstances surrounding the demise of Mars Hill Church in Seattle, where Bolen formerly served as a worship leader. The song also holds personal meaning for Dummer, following a relatable experience in his own life. Co-produced by Dummer and Brent Milligan, "Kyrie Eleison (It's Mercy We Need)" features backing vocals from a special virtual choir Dummer assembled and directed online. The track is the latest in a string of impassioned singles from Dummer's highly anticipated forthcoming full-length set. "Zach and I noticed how similar our experiences were, even[…] Source