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Asuza The Next Generation 2-Better, from the Grammy Award-winning and newly inducted Gospel Music Hall of Fame Recording Artist, Hezekiah Walker, has debuted atop Billboard Top Gospel Albums chart.

Asuza The Next Generation 2 –Better  is the follow up to Walker’s chart-topping album, Asuza, which spawned the global hit single, “Every Praise.”

This marks the 15th release for the 53-year-old industry veteran who teamed up with longtime collaborator, Donald Lawrence, to create a body of work that is delighting fans, both new and old.

The lead single, “Better,” currently sits at #1 on the Billboard Gospel Chart and has been #1 on the Billboard Gospel Airplay chart for ten consecutive weeks.

The full album is also #3 on Billboard’s Top Christian & Gospel Albums chart, and across genres on the Independent Albums chart, it sits at #6.

See this week’s full Top10 below:

#1 “Better”: Azusa – The Next Generation 2 Hezekiah Walker

#2 WOW Gospel 2016 Various Artists

#3 Demonstrate William Murphy

#4 The Hill Travis Greene

#5 Losing My Religion Kirk Franklin

#6 Fill This House Shirley Caesar

#7 One Place: Live Tasha Cobbs

#8 Everyday Jesus Anthony Brown & group therAPy

#9 Sounds of Revival: Live William McDowell

#10 A Worshippers Heart Todd Dulaney


Bishop Hezekiah Walker Notches Billboard No. 1 With ‘Asuza The Next Generation 2-Better’ + This Week’s Top 10  was originally published on

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