Marie Miller Joins Andrea Bocelli, Aretha Franklin, The Fray, Matt Maher, Jackie Evancho and More On The Eakins Oval Stage
"I am so humbled and blessed by this opportunity to perform for Pope Francis. I admire him immensely as a leader of the Catholic Church and a world leader in spreading the message of love and peace. I hope he enjoys my music!" says Marie Miller.
Hosted by Mark Wahlberg, Marie joins an incredible lineup including Aretha Franklin, Andrea Bocelli, The Fray and more.
Marie received critical acclaim from her most recent You’re Not Alone EP, which successfully launched the title track to multi-genre success including exposure across Pop, Adult Contemporary, Triple A, Country and Christian radio formats along with features within Amazon’s Rising Star Program, Viacom’s O Music Awards, VH1, CMT, Macy’s iHeart Radio Rising Star Program and ABC’s Dancing With The Stars.
About Marie Miller:
A Virginia native, Marie Miller is in incredibly talented singer, songwriter and musician. Often displaying a blend of styles within her music, Marie broke down genre walls with her debut single and title track to the most recent EP, You’re Not Alone where it resonated with music fans across SiriusXM’s 20 on 20, The Pulse, The Blend along with VH1 and CMT. The song later peaked at #1 on Billboard’s Christian Hot AC/CHR chart.
About World Meeting of Families:
Beginning with 1994, The Year of the Family, the Pontifical Council for the Family has been responsible for organizing the World Meetings of Families in Rome (1994); Rio de Janeiro (1997); Rome (2000); Manila (2003); Valencia (2006); Mexico City (2009); Milan (2012); and now, Philadelphia (2015). Since its inception by Saint John Paul II, the World Meeting of Families has sought to strengthen the sacred bonds of family across the globe.