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Tasha Cobbs Leonard to perform "In Spite of Me" on 'Good Morning America'

JD Barnes

Grammy-winning gospel giant Tasha Cobbs Leonard will bring her big voice and even bigger spirits to Good Morning America this morning. 

This will be Tasha’s first appearance on the show since her 2018 performance of her #1 single, “I’m Getting Ready.”  This time, she’ll perform her latest single, “In Spite of Me,” from her 2020 album, Royalty: Live at the RymanThe track features pop/R&B singer Ciara and peaked at #14 on the Billboard Hot Gospel Songs chart.

Riding its positive response, Leonard has curated a playlist of songs from her latest album to top Billboard’s Top Gospel Albums chart. She said she was so inspired by the many stories she receives from fans about how each song’s impact on their life.

“Because of how God gave us these songs, certain concepts are woven throughout the whole project,” she said in a statement. “Each Friday for the rest of this month, I’ll be re-releasing my album in sections, to bring attention to these themes and to give fans a different way to engage with this music in their daily lives.”

The first playlist, “Faith + Hope,” is available now on streaming platforms.

Catch Tasha Cobbs Leonard on Good Morning America, starting today at 7 a.m. ET on ABC.

By Rachel George
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