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MYXCLUSIVE: "There's A Light To Every Darkness.": COLTON DIXON Wants To Send A Message Through His New Album "A Messenger"!


MYXPH.COM got on the phone with American Idol season 11 contestant Colton Dixon!

Colton was eliminated during the top 7 of American Idol, it came as a shock to everyone because Colton was a consistent performer back then. Today, he is one of the successful alums that we're hearing on the radio, we see his songs climb the charts and he is set to release his debut album this month!

So, how is Colton's life after American Idol?

"It's crazy. It's a lot different than what I'm used to. It's a lot of fun," Colton says. "I've been really busy but it's all been really good," he adds.

Colton shares that he is so excited for the release of his debut album titled "A Messenger." He said that he's been listening to the record for about a month now. "It's been in my car for the past month and it's weird that people haven't heard it yet," he says. His only hope is that the listeners can connect to his music.

He was already able to release two singles from the album, "You Are," and "Never Gone," which topped the US Christian Songs chart. Colton said that making music is really what he wanted to do. "To be doing it now, it really is amazing. I'm just blessed," he shares. 

Colton grew up listening to Christian music and it is definitely where his heart is. According to him, Christian music is "very positive and uplifting which is what I wanted to do all along."

The 21-year old singer says that his goal is for the people to connect to what he is saying in his songs. "It's the message of the song that can pierce into your heart," he says.

His debut album is titled "A Messenger." We asked Colton, "As a messenger, what is the message you want to share to all your listeners?"

Colton said, "With the end of every day, the sun is coming up on the other side. There's a light to every darkness. I just want to encourage people with that. Whether it's a past that you're not proud of or a situation you're going through, there's a new day and you get to learn from the past and move forward."

Colton Dixon will be in Manila for a Valentines concert with Jessica Sanchez at The Big Dome on February 14 and according to him, "We're gonna have a good time on Valentines Day!"

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  • foian posted 1 year ago

    I LOVE COLTON DIXON! I'M A CERTIFIED MESSENGER. HIS SONGS MADE MY RELATIONSHIP WITH GOD AND FAITH STRONGER. WISH I COULD MEET HIM AFTER THE CONCERT. I'LL BE WATCHING. :)

  • ysaymada@yahoo.com posted 1 year ago

    IM VOTING KISS YOU BY MY BOYS ONE DIRECTION MWAHH THANK YOU

  • ysaymada@yahoo.com posted 1 year ago

    hey im gretchen daquis but i have to use my friends email cause i didnt make an email yet by the way im so inlove of colton thats why im very happy to hear that he will realese his first ever album.and please play my request kiss you by one direction and this is me by demi lovato im really massively truelly deeply madly crazy for one direction,demi lovato and colton dixon 1D 4EVERRRRRRRRR

  • mjanebasilio posted 1 year ago

    vote FOR I GOT A BOY BY GIRLS GENERATION EVERYDAY1!

  • 555tothe666 posted 1 year ago

    Never The Strangers - Bago Mahuli Ang Lahat,, vote vote vote lng ntin , gwin nting top 1 cla,,,

  • miss em posted 1 year ago

    omg...i'm so excited to buy his record...im totally in love with him

  • Julven Malones posted 1 year ago

    i love you colton dixon....

  • kasimiro posted 1 year ago

    bago mahuli ang lahat-never the strangers .. LSS too much .. please vote NEVER THE STRANGERS !! :)

  • Abra'sPrincess posted 1 year ago

    please vote Gayuma by Abra

  • Beatot posted 1 year ago

    please play the song More Than This by One Direction :-) please vote for One Direction .. thanks Myx <3

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