About the song
“Reckless Love” is a song by Cory Asbury and it was released on October 27, 2017, as the lead single from his second studio album of the same name, Reckless Love (2018), via Bethel Music. The song also appeared on the album Bethel Music en Español (2019). The song was written by Caleb Culver, Cory Asbury and Ran Jackson, with production being handled by Jason Ingram and Paul Mabury.
“Reckless Love” became Cory Asbury’s first No. 1 single on the US Hot Christian Songs chart, issued by Billboard, in March 2018, and went on to peak at No. 3 on Billboard’s Bubbling Under Hot 100, thus becoming his highest charting entry in his career. The song was ranked by Billboard as the biggest Christian song in 2018, and the fourth biggest Christian song of the 2010s.
The song achieved critical acclaim, having garnered several nominations and won the Song of the Year and Worship Song of the Year Awards at the 49th Annual GMA Dove Awards in 2018. It was nominated for the 2019 Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Christian Music Performance/Song. It was also nominated for Top Christian Song at the 2019 Billboard Music Awards.
In January 2020, Cory Asbury released a new version of “Reckless Love” which featured Tori Kelly, and a devotional book titled Reckless Love: A 40-Day Journey Into the Overwhelming, Never-Ending Love of God – Wikipedia