The 266th Pontifex from the Roman Catholic Church, Pope Francis I, was created Jorge Mario Bergoglio in the Flores part of Buenos Aires, Argentina on Dec 17, 1936. He was elected on March 3, 2013, after earlier papa, Benedict XVI, stepped down from responsibility. Like a Jesuit (the first ever to become elected pope), he strove to be always a voice for the normal people, eschewing a lot of the Vatican glitz and facilities bestowed upon the top from the Catholic Cathedral. That voice, therefore rousing and inspirational to numerous, was place to melody in 2015 using the discharge of his record, AWAKEN! Though not really the initial pope using a debut lengthy participant (John Paul II fell Santo Subito! in 2007 and Benedict XVI unleashed Alma Mater: Music in the Vatican in ’09 2009), he might have been the first ever to employ guitar solos and prog rock and roll (thanks to Le Orme’s Tony Pagliuca). Made by Don Giulio Neroni (who, unsurprisingly, created the two various other papal albums) and offering snippets of speeches from Vatican Town, Korea, Rio de Janeiro, Rome, and Manila, AWAKEN! brought Francis’ compassionate and all-inclusive plan to a wider viewers of followers struggling to hear his message in the flesh.