Chart-topping Missouri nuns to release Lent album

February 16, 2014 4:34 PM

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Chart-topping Missouri nuns to release Lent album

GOWER, Mo. (AP) - Eight times a day, a group of nuns files into a chapel in their rural northwest Missouri monastery to chant and worship.

Quite unexpectedly, this private, prayerful pursuit has made the Benedictines of Mary a chart-topping recording industry curiosity. After being named Billboard's No. 1 Classical Traditional Artist of 2012 and 2013, the nuns released their third album, called "Lent At Ephesus," Feb. 11 on the De Mont...

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