Singer-songwriter Ryan Stevenson achieves his first No. 1 on Hot Christian Songs, as his co-written "Eye of the Storm" (featuring DJ GabeReal, who also earns his first leader) rises 2-1 on the chart dated Aug. 6. The track was up in all three metrics measured for the chart: sales, airplay and streams.
Concurrently, the single spends a second week at No. 1 on Christian Airplay, up by 14 percent to 11 million audience impressions in the week ending July 24, according to Nielsen Music, and rises 3-2 on Christian Digital Songs (7,000 downloads sold in the week ending July 21, up 12 percent). It also climbs 3-2 on Christian Digital Songs (7,000 sold; up 12 percent). The tune has yet to reach the Christian Streaming Songs tally.