American gospel music songstress, Lauren Daigle gave a show-stopping performance of her Christian hit song, “You Say,” at the Billboard Music Awards Wednesday night and swept the awards in her genre.
Daigle, who won top Christian artist, top Christian album, and top Christian song, performed a stripped-down, intimate version of her song “You Say” at the popular mainstream event.
In an interview with Billboard prior to the show, Daigle opened up about the continued success of her hit song “You Say,” which reached 40 weeks on the Billboard Hot 100.
I think, honestly, people just want that message of hope,” a grateful Daigle said of why she believes the song has been such a success. “They just want something truthful to hold onto and to believe about themselves, and there’s so many different ways that the world can cut you down and hurt you.” She adds that “You Say” is a song to “build people back up.