b. Montgomery, Alabama, USA. Elevated inside a devoutly Christian family members, Freeman began performing in his regional chapel and, like a lot of his contemporaries, advanced to leading a worship group. By this time around he was also a proficient piano participant. After graduating in 1995 from Southeastern University in Lakeland, Florida, he worked well like a music minister in his house condition before relocating to Nashville so that they can break right into the music picture. After 2 yrs of struggling to become heard, Freeman guaranteed his 1st break when he was authorized to leading CCM designer Michael W. Smith’s Rocketown label. He released his self-titled debut in 2002, which unsurprisingly leaned greatly towards Smith’s personal modern pop sound alongside some jazzier leanings. The recording was overlooked within the packed CCM picture and Freeman consequently parted organization with Rocketown. He continued to be in Nashville, operating like a worship innovator at an area church while carrying on to write tunes. American Idol contestant Mandisa performed among Freeman’s new tunes, ‘God Speaking’, in the display’s firth time of year. His independently-released second recording took its name from the monitor and was distributed through Koch Information in the beginning of 2008.