Josh Garrels Album Giveaway Earns $70K for World Relief

Singer-songwriter Josh Garrels recently decided to give away five of his recent albums in exchange for an email address and zip code (for fans to learn about upcoming shows) over on But, for those inclined to “tip”, Garrels said he would donate any proceeds to a World Relief project benefitting the Democratic Republic of the Congo. In just two weeks, along with resulting in more than 161,000 downloads, the effort also raised $71,566 for World Relief's outreach to the African nation …


Matthew Nakatani-Brown


Matthew Nakatani-Brown commented…

Great news! Glad he was able to raise so much money! Hopefully will be put to good use in Congo. People who haven't got his albums already go and buy them now!

Esther Aspling


Esther Aspling commented…

Very cool! I love it when people are selfless like this! What a great example :-)

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