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*Tuesday, November 13, 2018*


Matthew West Matthew West To Perform at 2018 National Christmas Tree Lighting

Taking the audience on a walk down memory lane, Matthew West has been announced as a performer at the 96th annual National Christmas Tree Lighting. Promising to be unforgettable with exciting and fun renditions of favorite holiday tunes from the 1920s through today, the 96th annual National Christmas Tree Lighting is co-presented by the National Park Service and the National Park Foundation. This beloved American tradition also features special guests and the official lighting of the National Christmas Tree... << Full Report >>

David and Tamela Mann Release First Memoir Today

Two-time NAACP Image Award Winning Actor and Comedian David Mann and  his wife, Grammy® Award-Winning, NAACP Image-Award Winning Actress Tamela Mann, are celebrating their 30-year love story with the release of their new memoir, Us Against the World: Our Secrets to Love, Marriage, and Family (W Publishing/Thomas Nelson), today... << Full Report >>

Tasha Cobbs Leonard Earns This Consecutive Billboard Number One Album

Award winner and top-selling artist Tasha Cobbs Leonard earns her 4th (and her third consecutive) number one album with Heart. Passion. Pursuit.: Live At Passion City Church. This phenomenal all-live album captures Cobbs Leonard’s dynamic and signature worship experience... << Full Report >>

*Monday, November 12, 2018*


Needtobreathe NEEDTOBREATHE Announce Acoustic Live Tour 2019

Today, NEEDTOBREATHE announced their 2019 Acoustic Live Tour, along with specifics on when the tickets will go on sale. "It’s here! The Acoustic Live Tour will be hitting the road this February through April! We'll be playing 35+ shows all across the country. If you caught the 2017 Acoustic Tour... you know that we'll be playing songs from every era of our... << Full Report >>

Show Hope Emily Chapman Richards Takes Helm As Executive Director of Show Hope

As part of a long-term strategic plan, Emily Chapman Richards is being named Executive Director of Show Hope, effective Dec. 1. Show Hope is a nationally recognized voice for adoption advocacy and orphan care support work, co-founded by Mary Beth and Steven Curtis Chapman... << Full Report >>

Casting Crowns Casting Crowns Announces "Only Jesus" Spring Tour with Zach Williams, Austin French

As multi-platinum selling and GRAMMY® winning group Casting Crowns prepares for this week’s release of a brand new studio album, Only Jesus (Nov. 16), the group announces the Only Jesus Tour, a 37-city spring arena tour run featuring fellow Grammy winner Zach Williams and Austin French. The tour kicks off Feb. 21, in Richmond, Va., and travels to major markets in New Jersey, Massachusetts, Maine, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania... << Full Report >>

Comedian John Crist Announces New "Human Being Tour" Dates for Spring 2019

Comedian and internet sensation John Crist has announced the second leg of the “Human Being Tour" for Spring 2019. The tour, in partnership with Premier Productions, is a follow up to Crist’s wildly successful Fall 2018 tour, which completely sold out in over 40 markets across the US, and generated the addition of 11 matinees. Each night will feature Crist along with special guest comedians Dustin Nickerson, Mike Goodwin, and Aaron Weber (varies by date). Known for viral videos like “Millennial... << Full Report >>

*Friday, November 9, 2018*


Crowder Crowder Releases Highly-Anticipated Album "I Know A Ghost" Today

Today, 3X Grammy-nominated artist Crowder, is releasing his highly-anticipated third solo album, I Know A Ghost (sixstepsrecords/Capitol Christian Music Group). The record is an evolution and sonic progression, which blurs genre lines and combines gospel, bluegrass, country, electronic-synth and Southern hip-hop... << Full Report >>

Mallary Hope's Brand-New Single "Christmas Is All About You" Is Available Now

Singer/songwriter Mallary Hope released her brand-new single, "Christmas Is All About You," available now. Joining Hope’s previously-released Christmas songs, “Just A Baby (Mary’s Song)” and “Mary, Did You Know?” the expectant mother of two understands first-hand the busyness of the Christmas season. In her new heart-felt track, Hope invites listeners to... << Full Report >>

Casting Crowns Casting Crowns Release Amazon Original Single "Only Jesus"

Today, the GRAMMY-winning CCM band Casting Crowns released an Amazon Original single “Only Jesus.” The new recording is a stripped down re-imagination of the song from their upcoming album, Only Jesus, which releases next Friday, November 16th. Stream and Download “Only Jesus” on Amazon Music here... << Full Report >>

Salt of the Sound Release New Album, "Beyond Here"

Beyond Here is the third album from critically acclaimed husband and wife duo Salt of the Sound. Following in the footsteps of Journeys (2013) and Echoes Of Wonder (2015), Beyond Here is their most personal release to date, exploring deeper themes of pain, grief and loss. Yet the abiding message is one of hope and trust in God's calling on our... << Full Report >>

*Thursday, November 8, 2018*


MercyMe 8th Annual NATD (Nashville Association of Talent Directors) Honors Gala Recognizes MercyMe

MercyMe was among the honorees in their hometown of Nashville at last night’s NATD (Nashville Association of Talent Directors) Honors. MercyMe’s longtime WME Agent Mike Snider presented the honor to the multi-platinum selling band alongside a presentation video encompassing the music, tours and awards of their multi-faceted career thus far. Among the other honorees include Country Music Hall of Fame member and Grand Ole Opry star Bill Anderson, legendary CAA agent... << Full Report >>

*Wednesday, November 7, 2018*


"Russ Taff: I Still Believe" Fills Theaters Across the Country

Premiering in more than 700 movie theaters nationwide for a one-time special presentation, Fathom Events/Fuseic Entertainment’s “Russ Taff: I Still Believe” was the #2 per screen average (PSA) movie in America for the night of October 30, according to data collected by Comscore. With multiple screen sellouts in several cities—including Dallas, Minneapolis, Nashville and Tulsa... << Full Report >>

Grammy-Nominated, Chart Topper Travis Greene Releases "Love Will Always Win" Official Video

Chart topper Travis Greene continues to spread a promising message of love to encourage listeners everywhere, with the release of the official music video for his song “Love Will Always Win” and embarking on a new tour, his See The Light Tour launching on Valentine’s Day 2019. Celebrating the great ever-present power of love and its unifying strength over hate and pain to connect and heal us... << Full Report >>

Be The Change Collective to Release New Single, "Carry On," featuring Sydney Guerrette

A change of heart saved Sydney Guerrette’s life. Now, the 17-year-old singer-songwriter is sharing her testimony and encouraging women through the new single Carry On. In 2001, Sydney’s mother faced an unplanned pregnancy as a law student and visited an abortion clinic to terminate her pregnancy. A conversation with a worker at the clinic encouraged Deirdre Guerrette to consider other options, and after the encounter, she and Sydney’s father walked out... << Full Report >>

*Tuesday, November 6, 2018*


Mae Mae Premieres New Song, "The Overview"

American rock band, Multisensory Aesthetic Experience, or more commonly known as MAE, is excited to be exclusively premiering their next single "The Overview" today via Consequence of Sound. Give it a spin here: https://bit.ly/2Pg3mkM... << Full Report >>

Elevation Worship Announces Tour Dates for Hallelujah Here Below Winter Tour

Elevation Worship announces their winter tour where they will be performing their new album, Hallelujah Here Below, as well as older fan favorites. With songs like “Won’t Stop Now” and “Here Again,” Elevation Worship is excited to take their impactful new music on the road... << Full Report >>

*Monday, November 5, 2018*


Josh Turner's "I Serve A Savior" Debuts at No. 1 Atop Nielsen's Country Albums Chart

Josh Turner’s I Serve A Savior earned debut placements across multiple charts, including No. 1 on Nielsen's Country Albums Chart and No. 2 on both Billboard’s Top Country Albums Chart and Top Christian Albums Chart. The complementing live performance DVD also secured the No. 1 spot on Billboard’s Music Video Chart and Christian Music Video Chart. Praise for the faith-filled project continues to pour in, with Worship Musician calling the album “musically brilliant, yet... << Full Report >>

*Friday, November 2, 2018*


Crowder Crowder Releases Music Video For "Red Letters"

3X GRAMMY® Nominated artist Crowder has released an emotional new music video for his song “Red Letters,” the first single off of his upcoming record, I Know A Ghost (sixstepsrecords/Capitol Christian Music Group). Directed by Patrick Tohill, the video brings vivid artistry and imagery to an already well received single... << Full Report >>

The Afters The Afters Celebrate And Give Glimpse Of Future With "The Beginning and Everything After"

The AftersThe Beginning and Everything After is available today offering a memorable musical journey. The dozen track greatest hits collection celebrates the triumphs, including chart-topping singles, TV placements, an MTVU Award, GMA Dove Awards and other accolades alongside two new offerings – “Well Done” and “Fear No More... << Full Report >>

Jesus Culture's Kim Walker-Smith Releases Christmas Single, "Love Came Down"

Jesus Culture's Kim Walker-Smith is releasing a brand new Christmas single, "Love Came Down," available here. Fans will be able to hear this new single along with other holiday favorites from her past Christmas project on the upcoming K-Love Christmas Tour with Big Daddy Weave, Brandon Heath and more. Dates for the Christmas tour... << Full Report >>

Riley Clemmons Riley Clemmons Releases Two Renditions Of Holiday Classics

Listeners can unwrap “Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas” and Silent Night” from Riley Clemmons in a brand new, digital... << Full Report >>

Bethel Music's Sean Feucht Releases "Wild"

Bethel Music’s Sean Feucht's missionally inspired Wild released today. Recorded live at Bethel Church, Wild expands on Jesus as the ‘Wild One,’ unpacking a life of radical obedience and holy boldness."The live recording allows room for songs to unwind into extended, spontaneous worship," said... << Full Report >>

Tasha Cobbs Leonard's "Heart. Passion. Pursuit." Live Releases Today

GRAMMY® Award winner and top-selling artist Tasha Cobbs Leonard, releases new all-live album Heart. Passion. Pursuit.: Live At Passion City Church. Available today on all platforms, this one-of-a-kind project is the worthy follow-up to the highest-selling new gospel album of the past two years, and is the essential collection for Tasha Cobbs Leonard fans... << Full Report >>

Legendary Recording Artist Russ Taff Releases First New Album In Seven Years, "Believe," Today

Multi-GRAMMY® and Dove Award-winning Russ Taff releases his debut praise and worship album, Believe, today (Nov. 2) from Sweetwater Studios, a division of Sweetwater Sound, and with global distribution from The Fuel Music. The album is available now at physical and digital retailers everywhere, and through the link... << Full Report >>

DREAM Records Announces Addition of Artist HGHTS to DROM Label Imprint

HGHTS is one of those rare diamonds in the rough that you don't find every day.  The label announced today, "We are proud to announce that DREAM LABEL GROUP has signed him to our DRÖM division.  His first offering is called "Wait."  HGHTS tag teamed with up and coming artist Sajan Nauiryal (who also appeared on Chris Howland's "Way Up") to delivery a fun electric pop track full of reassuring lyrics of hope and faith.  Don't miss this one... << Full Report >>

Hillsong Young and Free Releases First-Ever Live Arena Recording

GRAMMY® nominated Hillsong Young & Free announces the release of their first-ever live arena recording. “III (Live at Hillsong Conference)” is available digitally today with physical CD/DVD combo pack releasing everywhere on Nov. 30. Recorded at Hillsong’s annual conference in Sydney, Australia; the home church of the youth worship collective, the compilation features 16... << Full Report >>

*Thursday, November 1, 2018*


Jamie Grace Jamie Grace Announces Pregnancy Via YouTube Channel

Jamie Grace – beloved pop princess extraordinaire/YouTube personality, actress, songwriter, musician and more – made a monumental announcement today via her YouTube channel. Along with her husband, Aaron Collins, Jamie announced that she is pregnant. But, that's not all – Jamie and husband Aaron Collins were also joined by her sister Morgan Harper Nichols and her husband Patrick Nichols to announce that they were pregnant as well... << Full Report >>

Gotee Records Announces New Artist Cochren & Co.

Gotee Records announces the newest member, Cochren & Co., to their elite family. The singer/songwriter and piano player Michael Cochren hails from Montgomery, IN and is releasing his label debut two-song single today. It features the songs, "Church (Take Me Back)" and "Grave." Get introduced to Cochren & Co. with the lyric video for "Church (Take Me Back)... << Full Report >>

*Wednesday, October 31, 2018*


SMLXL Vinyl Releases Exclusive Live Relient K Record, Available Immediately

Today, SMLXL Vinyl announced a brand new live vinyl release from Relient K, available immediately for shipping. The record features 9 songs recorded live on Switchfoot's 2016 Looking for America Tour including "Mood Rings," "High of 75," "Deathbed" with Jon Foreman, and "Air for Free"!... << Full Report >>

Michael W. Smith Michael W. Smith Releases Second Children's Book "Let's Get Ready For Bed" Nov. 6

Let’s Get Ready for Bed is the second book from Nurturing Steps™, an infant and toddler series founded by multi-Platinum, three-time Grammy® Award winning artist and best-selling author Michael W. Smith. The book releases Nov. 6 from... << Full Report >>

2018 Gospel Radio Awards Will Air November 23, 2018 on The Word Network

SOAR Radio and Sun Wise Media will premiere the second annual Gospel Radio Awards on Friday, November 23 @ 9 PM ET/ 8 PM CT on The Word Network, a faith-based cable television network that reaches homes in 200 countries. The big show is hosted by legendary producer/recording artist, Donald Lawrence, and acclaimed singer/actress, Michelle Williams... << Full Report >>

*Tuesday, October 30, 2018*


Mallary Hope Reveals Heart-Felt Christmas Three-Track Single, To Release Nov. 9

Singer/songwriter Mallary Hope has unveiled her heart-felt Christmas three-track Single, Christmas Is All About You. The brand-new title track invites listeners to press pause during the busy holiday season, and to experience the deeper meaning of why we celebrate. An expectant mother of two, the project also includes Hope’s deeply... << Full Report >>

Integrity, Tyscot Announce January Release For Casey J's "The Gathering"

Integrity Music and Tyscot Records announce the January 25 release of the much-anticipated album The Gathering from Stellar Award winning, Dove Award nominated worship artist Casey J along with the immediate release of the album’s title track to digital platforms... << Full Report >>

*Monday, October 29, 2018*


Phil Wickham Phil Wickham Drops Two New Tracks in Collaboration with Spotify

In a unique collaboration with Spotify and recorded at Nashville's Sound Stage Studios, resonating singer-songwriter Phil Wickham has unveiled two special new songs - a remarkable rendition of the Louie Armstrong classic, "What A Wonderful World" and a re-imagined version of Wickham's hit single, "Till I Found You." The current hit has garnered over 6.9 million streams on Spotify. Featured on Wickham's latest... << Full Report >>

Plantshakers' Youth Band Planetboom Releases "Run To You" Nov. 9

The dynamic, multicultural youth ministry of Planetshakers Church, planetboom, releases its fifth single, “Run To You,” Nov. 9 with global distribution by Venture3 Media. The prayerful, declarative song encouraging listeners to run to God, will be available through iTunes, Spotify, Amazon Music, Apple Music, Google Play and more digital and streaming outlets internationally... << Full Report >>

The Great Romance Release New Single Today, "More"

“More,” a new single from St. Louis area worship/rock band The Great Romance is being distributed today across all digital platforms. The single was written by Matt Vollmar, David Meyers and David Gross... << Full Report >>

MARK209 Announces the Return of Joe Armstrong

Joe Armstrong is returning to MARK209 to fill the bass position. Many of MARK209’s fans will recognize Joe as the original bass singer for the group, featured on their “From the Heart of Nashville” and “Grassroots 1” CDs.  Joe has been no stranger to Gospel music outside of MARK209.  His resume includes a stint with The Stamps Quartet and membership with such classic groups as The Florida Boys and The Blackwood Quartet.  Joe has been traveling with MARK209 over the past two months on an interim basis... << Full Report >>

Michael Edmonds Releases "Worship In Me" Music Video

The music video for “Worship In Me,” the No. 1 single from Nashville-based singer/songwriter and recording artist Michael Edmonds, is being released today. The video can be viewed here. “Worship In Me,” which debuted at No. 1 at Christian Radio Chart, currently is playing at Christian INSPO/Soft AC and Christian AC radio... << Full Report >>

*Friday, October 26, 2018*


Matthew Parker Releases New Album "Daydreamer" To Media Praise

Matthew Parker is proud to unveil Daydreamer today featuring 16 brand new tracks.  The album, which was self-produced by Parker, reveals a large lyrical and sonic leap forward as he further progresses into deeper elements of pop and rock while fusing it with his trademark fresh electronic sound.  Parker debuted his first two tracks as part of his pre-order 2 weeks ago with his songs "Good Memories" and his radio hit, "Breathe."  However, reviewers of the album  quickly... << Full Report >>

Francesca Battistelli Francesca Battistelli's New Album, "Own It," Out Today!

Own It, the latest release from multi-award winning Curb | Word Entertainment artist Francesca Battistelli, is available now. With critics already touting the album as "exceptional" and "engaging," Battistelli's long-awaited fourth studio album has been in the making for two and a half years. Own It is the follow-up to her GRAMMY®-nominated album, If We're Honest, which features the GRAMMY-winning song, "Holy Spirit... << Full Report >>

Da' T.R.U.T.H. to release "Vet" November 9th

Vet is a series of EP's that highlights Da' T.R.U.T.H.'s evolution as a creative and his experiences as a young veteran leader. It is a collection of insights from Da' T.R.U.T.H.'s journey that he feels compelled to share with the world... << Full Report >>

Multi-Platinum-Selling Country Singer Josh Turner's "I Serve A Savior" is Available Now

Named one of the “most-anticipated country albums” this fall by USA Today, multi-platinum-selling country singer Josh Turner’s I Serve A Savior released today to critical acclaim, “bypassing the Saturday-evening revelry of most modern-day country,” as stated by Rolling Stone. The collection of hand-picked... << Full Report >>

Feature Story: Russ Taff Still Believes

Experience is a powerful teacher. It's the substance that gives a great vocalist the weight and gravitas to make an audience feel as much as he does. For Russ Taff, every splinter of pain and every hard-won ounce of hope surfaces each time he launches into a song. And that's what makes his new album Believe--the legendary artist's very first praise and worship album--such a powerful vehicle for spreading the gospel... << Full Report >>

J. Monty Releases New Single, "Mercy"

Atlanta based rapper and producer, J. Monty released his new single “Mercy” featuring Sitovea (Essential Sound/Sony Music). Written by Monty and produced by Monty’s uncle, Vikaden for NARCOTICS Music Group, “Mercy” marks the third single released from the emerging artist this fall. Similar to previously released singles, “Mercy” has an inspiring message emphasizing the need for God’s mercy daily... << Full Report >>

Don Moen Debuts Internet Show, "Don Moen Presents"

Don Moen – internationally acclaimed worship leader, singer, songwriter, author, and executive – is taking a foray into a web-based series, with the debut of Don Moen Presents, available on YouTube. The first season of the show, designed as a conversation between close friends, will run bi-weekly until mid-December, with a new episode being shared on Friday afternoons... << Full Report >>

*Thursday, October 25, 2018*


dctalk dc Talk and More Announced to Perform at Jesus Freak Cruise 2019

Jesus Freak Cruise's 2019 line-up has been unveiled and includes in demand, return performances from dc Talk, Newsboys, TobyMac and Kevin Max alongside the addition of the popular favorites John Crist, Mandisa, Aaron Cole and Ryan Stevenson. Karaoke with Kevin Max, Mandisa's "Girls Night Live," a formal, 80's and luau theme nights and dance... << Full Report >>

Newsboys Newsboys Celebrate 10 Million in Career Sales

GRAMMY®-nominated, Platinum®-selling Newsboys were honored at their Nashville tour stop earlier this week for total career sales in excess of 10 million units. During a VIP reception at Lipscomb University’s Allen Arena, FairTrade Services president/founder Jeff Moseley recognized the band’s prolific achievement and rare accomplishment... << Full Report >>

toby TobyMac's "The Elements" Charms Critics

TobyMac has once again taken the the top spot on Billboard's Top Christian Albums chart and debuted Top 5 on Billboard's Top Albums Chart with his latest studio recording, The Elements . Being described as "Brave," "compelling" and "fresh," media have taken notice of the latest 11 track collection of music from the 7X GRAMMY® winner. ... << Full Report >>

Themes of Grace, Refuge, Adoption Abound On Debut EP, "A Resting Place," From Worship Leaders Ben & Noelle Kilgore

Integrity Music and The Creak Music announce the October 26 global release of A Resting Place, the debut EP from husband/wife worship leaders Ben & Noelle Kilgore. strong>A Resting Place delivers new songs penned around themes of grace, refuge and adoption from the Oklahoma couple and guest writer David Leonard (All Sons & Daughters). Hopeful and... << Full Report >>

Dan Bremnes Curb | Word Entertainment Recording Artist and Songwriter Dan Bremnes Rolls Out Red Carpet for SoundExchange CEO, Michael Huppe

Last week Curb | Word Entertainment’s Dan Bremnes performed and presented during the Gospel Music Association’s Dove Awards show in Nashville.  As Dan made his way down the red carpet before the big show, he and SoundExchange CEO, Michael Huppe, took a moment to celebrate the latest victory for the music community – the Music Modernization Act  — championed... << Full Report >>

Avalon Jay DeMarcus Announces Launch of Red Street Records

In a press conference held on Wednesday, October 24, 2018, at ANALOG at the HUTTON HOTEL in Nashville, TN, JAY DEMARCUS announced the launch of a new Christian music label, RED STREET RECORDS. DeMarcus also announced the appointment of industry veteran DON KOCH as general manager during the event as well as announcing the inaugural signings to the new label: female vocalist LAUREN JAMES and iconic vocal group, AVALON... << Full Report >>

*Wednesday, October 24, 2018*


Mark Schultz Mark Schultz Releases First-Ever Christmas Album Oct. 26

Platinum-selling, Dove Award-winning Mark Schultz is set to release his first-ever, full-length Christmas album Oct. 26. Aptly titled Christmas, the 10-track recording from Lucid Artist will be available on CD exclusively at LifeWay Christian Stores, is available to preorder now at iTunes... << Full Report >>

Bethel Music 90,000 Gathered in Texas Motor Speedway for Faith Event, Together 2018

More than 90,000 attendees gathered in Fort Worth at Texas Motor Speedway to hear from a diverse set of 45+ Christian music artists and speakers last weekend at Together 2018. PULSE, a Minneapolis-based millennial-led organization, joined forces with more than 1,000 churches nationwide to bring thousands together with a focus and call to overcome the divisiveness that marks our country by moving closer to Jesus and the world He loves... << Full Report >>

Best Selling Authors Angie Smith, Danielle Walker and Annie F. Downs Converge For 2019's "Come To The Table Tour"

Come To The Table Tour,” helmed by Angie Smith, Danielle Walker and Annie F. Downs alongside Compassion LIVE, will provide a night of nourishment for women of all stages. The unique line-up of longtime girlfriends will be an eight date run trekking the south throughout March and April.... << Full Report >>

*Tuesday, October 23, 2018*


PRAYTELL Set to Release Second Volume of Christmas Project

Three years after the release of their debut Christmas album, It's Almost Christmas, Volume I, Jon & Valerie Guerra are back to charm your hearts with more warm, nostalgic holiday tunes with Volume II. Since their debut album burst onto the scene in 2015, the married couple have officially become "Praytell," a general market duo that has toured nationally and internationally, while continuing to tour with Jon's solo project, Jon Guerra... << Full Report >>

Illect Recordings Announces the Signing of Die-Rek

There is power in a name. The best names command attention, intrigue and respect. This rings true with the lead single from Illect Recordings' newest signee, Die-Rek... << Full Report >>

Independent Gospel Label A&P Records Inks Partnership and Distribution Deal with United Alliance Music Group

Hammond, Louisiana based independent gospel record label A&P Records has inked a partnership deal with Nashville-based company United Alliance Music Group (UAMG), it was announced today by A&P Records Founder and CEO Regina Showers-Gordon. Under the terms of this new strategic partnership effective October 23, 2018, UAMG will provide, utilizing a “conception to completion” model, world-class A&R, consulting, marketing... << Full Report >>

*Monday, October 22, 2018*


"BILLY GRAHAM: An Extraordinary Journey" Available Nov. 6 on DVD and Digital HD

BILLY GRAHAM: An Extraordinary Journey - a film commemorating the life and impact of world-renowned evangelist Billy Graham - will come to DVD and digital HD beginning Nov. 6. “It’s an extraordinary journey,” said Franklin Graham, President and CEO of the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association... << Full Report >>

*Friday, October 19, 2018*


Switchfoot SWITCHFOOT Announce New Album, "Native Tongue," and North American Tour

GRAMMY® award-winning rock band SWITCHFOOT expands on their trademark epic soundscapes and explores new themes and textures on Native Tongue, the group’s 11th full-length album set for release on Jan. 18th, 2019 via Fantasy Records. The band also announced the North American leg of the Native Tongue Tour, which kicks off in Asheville, N.C. on Feb. 14th. (Full list of dates below.) Colony House and Tyson Motsenbocker will join SWITCHFOOT as support acts. Public on-sale for the tour begins Oct. 26th... << Full Report >>

Plumb PLUMB Releases New Radio Single "Crazy About You"

Today, PLUMB is releasing a bold new radio single and edit for the fan-favorite Crazy About You, through a partnership with Centricity Records. The song is the second single off the newly released BEAUTIFULLY BROKEN album and will be followed in the coming weeks with a new concept music video and multi-format radio promotion... << Full Report >>

Tenth Avenue North Tenth Avenue North Releases New EP, "The Things We've Been Afraid To Say"

Tenth Avenue North takes a bold step in releasing a topical EP that touches on controversial subjects in a move to encourage others to find the courage to speak up about things they have been afraid to say. The EP, The Things We've Been Afraid To Say, is available at all digital outlets today... << Full Report >>

Latina Singer Anna Ly Unveils Brand New Single, "This Isn't Where It Ends"

Latina artist Anna Ly unveiled a brand new single today, "This Isn't Where it Ends" in partnership with Full Circle Music (FCM). Written by Madeline McDonald, Tyson & Meesah Kuteyi and Mia Fieldes, the song, available in both Spanish and English, came to Anna Ly during a time... << Full Report >>

Silent Planet Release New Single, "The New Eternity"

Silent Planet have released a new single, "The New Eternity", from the upcoming album, When The End Began, due out 11/2/18 via Solid State Records. Stream here: silentplanet.lnk.to/WhenTheEndBegan. The track, which examines specific moments in history where human desire for innovation dwarfed awareness of morality, follows up a handful of prior singles including... << Full Report >>

GAWVI Drops Surprise Mash-Up Video in Honor of the Release of New Album "Panorama"

Reach Records’ artist GAWVI gave fans a treat today, not only the release of his sophomore album Panorama but with a surprise mash-up video of some of his fan’s top song choices... << Full Report >>

Hannah Kerr's New Christmas LP, "Christmas in Bethlehem," Releases Today!

Today is the day that Black River Christian artist and songwriter Hannah Kerr releases her new Christmas LP, Christmas Eve In Bethlehem. Produced by Mark Miller, Christmas Eve In Bethlehem features many holiday favorites along with two original songs co-written by Kerr - "Emmanuel," which she wrote with Andy Gullahorn and Jill Phillips, as well as the title track co-written with Jason Earley... << Full Report >>

Christian Singer/Songwriter Lauren Béa to Release Debut Album "Wildflower" Oct. 26th

Christian singer/songwriter, Lauren Béa (Bay-ah), will release her debut album, Wildflower, Oct. 26th.  The project was produced in Nashville by Otto Price (for King & Country, BarlowGirl, GRITS), with Béa co-writing all 11 songs on the record with Price and Krissy Nordhoff.  Béa’s powerful vocals showcases each song on the project... << Full Report >>

*Thursday, October 18, 2018*


Tune In Alert: 49th Annual GMA Dove Awards Airing Sunday, October 21 on TBN

The GMA Dove Awards celebrate the contributions of artists from every style of Christian/Gospel music. Top nominated artists include Tauren Wells, Zach Williams, Corey Asbury, Tasha Cobbs and TobyMac. View the full list of nominees here. For more information, visit www.doveawards.com... << Full Report >>

Caitie Hurst Caitie Hurst's "Walkin' on the Water" Goes to Radio

After bursting onto the CCM scene this summer, Caitie Hurst immediately connected with listeners around the globe, even earning acclaim as “pop princess” for the genre. Following the early success of her debut EP How Could I Be Silent, Hurst has now released her second single to radio, “Walkin’ On The Water,” and is gearing up for a Christmas tour with some of Christian music’s top artists... << Full Report >>

Sidewalk Prophets Sidewalk Prophets Joins The 46th Annual March For Life In Washington, D.C., Jan. 2019

It was announced today that Sidewalk Prophets will be the musical guest at the 46th Annual March For Life. Held in Washington D.C. on January 18, 2019, the annual event, which is put on by the March For Life Education & Defense Fund, is the world’s largest annual human rights demonstration. With the 2019 theme of “Pro-Life is Pro-Science: Unique from Day One,” joining Sidewalk Prophets will be speakers Ben Shapiro, Editor-in-Chief of The Daily Wire and host of “The Ben Shapiro Show,” and Abby... << Full Report >>

Hollyn Hollyn Releases Dual Single with Music Videos

Gotee Records' Hollyn announces the release of a dual single with accompanying music videos for two brand new songs, "Everything and More (featuring Aaron Cole)” and “Isaac.” The stories behind each of the songs connect, and the videos share a continuous story throughout this dual single music video. The unique videos, which debuted on iamhollyn.com, were directed by Ezra Cohen (Erin McCarley, Hillsong Young & Free) and feature a one-take... << Full Report >>

*Wednesday, October 17, 2018*


Husband/Wife Duo Tori and Shauna Release Worship Single

The husband/wife duo Tori & Shauna makes its radio debut today with the release of “The Love of Jesus” to Christian INSPO/Soft AC and Christian AC radio outlets. The powerful worship song was co-written with Grammy Award-winning producer Jonathan Crone and Josh Wright, a top 20 male contestant on Season 12 of American Idol... << Full Report >>

*Tuesday, October 16, 2018*


Tauren Wells 49th Annual GMA Dove Awards Winners Revealed Tuesday Night in Nashville

THE 49th Annual GMA Dove Awards were handed out tonight in the Allen Arena on the campus of Lipscomb University in Nashville, Tennessee. The awards will be televised on TBN (Trinity Broadcasting Network) on Sunday, October 21 at 9 p.m. ET. The big winner was first-time nominee, newcomer Tauren Wells, who took home four awards... << Full Report >>

AC & Brady Win Christian Festival Association's 2018 National Talent Search

The Christian Festival Association (CFA), a group of the nation's largest Christian music festivals, announced today that "AC & Brady" have been selected as the winners of its 2018 CFA National Talent Search Competition. AC & Brady won the regional the talent search competition at JoshuaFest, held in Quincy, California in July. The... << Full Report >>

G12 Worship Releases New Single "All Things New"

G12 Worship's ascent into the worship community is felt with their fresh sounding new single, "All Things New." Known for their lyrically heartfelt style of worship, G12 Worship's "All Things New" is the follow up to their debuts "Blood Of Jesus" and "Abba Father" which saw an immediate reaction with G12 Worship enthusiasts. The former team of the Dove Award-Winning Soulfire Revolution is the contemporary worship band for the G12 Churches... << Full Report >>

*Monday, October 15, 2018*


Colby Wedgeworth Named ASCAP Christian Music Songwriter of the Year at 40th Annual ASCAP Christian Music Awards

The Christian music industry’s top songwriters, stars and executives gathered to celebrate the 40th annual ASCAP (American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers) Christian Music Awards on Monday, October 15 at the Franklin Theatre in downtown Franklin, Tennessee. Awards were presented for the most performed Christian music songs over the last year, with top honors going... << Full Report >>

for King & Country for KING and COUNTRY's "Burn the Ships" Debuts At No. 7 on the All-Genre Billboard 200 Chart

Two-time GRAMMY ® award-winning group for KING & COUNTRY reached exciting new benchmarks last week with the release of their third studio album Burn the Ships. The time and hard work spent have paid off in spades, as the record debuted at No. 7 on the all-genre Billboard 200 Albums chart, and No. 1 on the Top Christian Albums chart... << Full Report >>

Chrystal Evans Hurst And Anthony Evans Team Up For 2019 "She's Still There Tour"

Bestselling author and speaker Chrystal Evans Hurst will team up with her brother, worship leader Anthony Evans, for the "She's Still There Tour" - a series of dates focused on re-discovering who we are. The experience aimed at women will trek eight cities in February and March including stops in Alabama, Georgia, South Carolina, North Carolina and Mississippi. VIP packages will be available. For tickets & more information visit... << Full Report >>

Darlene Zschech Darlene Zschech and HopeUC Encourage Listeners To Gather At "The Table"

Integrity Music announces the October 26 global release of The Table: A Christmas Worship Gathering, an all new Christmas album from beloved Australian worship leader Darlene Zschech and her New South Wales church, Hope Unlimited (HopeUC). With a view of “the table” as a holiday gathering place, Zschech and HopeUC welcome listeners to a Christmas worship celebration with a warm, organic collection of Christmas classics and original songs... << Full Report >>

*Saturday, October 13, 2018*


Leigh Nash Leigh Nash Launches PledgeMusic Campaign To Fund New Solo Album

In 2015, singer/songwriter Leigh Nash released her first fan-funded solo country album, The State I'm In, and this week the Sixpence None the Richer vocalist launched a new PledgeMusic campaign to fund her follow-up release. Nash has revealed that some of the new music will consist of cover songs, as well as originals that the singer considers some of her most vulnerable yet. Nash recently released a brand new EP that is exclusively available at her live shows... << Full Report >>

*Friday, October 12, 2018*


toby Multi-Platinum Selling TobyMac Drops "The Elements" Today

TobyMac unveiled The Elements today, marking a brand new 11 track album that is one of his most personal offerings to date. Aiming to give fans the first listen, TobyMac traveled across the country this week premiering the record to an intimate group of listeners in Dallas, Houston, Atlanta and Nashville... << Full Report >>

Christon Gray Releases New Song, "Grow Up"

Chart topper Christon Gray releases the new song “Grow Up,” available instantly upon pre-order of his album Clear The Heir (Fo Yo Soul/Essential Sound/Sony Music).  The fourth solo album from the hit rapper, singer, songwriter, and producer, Clear The Heir will be released on Friday October 19... << Full Report >>

KB GMA Announces Complete Talent Lineup for 49th Annual GMA Dove Awards, October 16

The Gospel Music Association (GMA) announced the final round of performers and presenters for the 49th Annual GMA Dove Awards. KB is set to perform as well as Anthony Brown & Group TherAPy with 1K Phew. Brian Courtney Wilson, Brian and Jenn Johnson, Chonda Pierce, Erwin Brothers, Israel Houghton, Joel Houston, Jonathan McReynolds, Jordan Feliz, Joseph Habedank, Rebecca St. James, Trace Adkins and The Walls Group will join the show as presenters. The GMA is also pleased to announce the addition of... << Full Report >>

Essential Music Publishing Celebrates Ten Year Anniversary

Essential Music Publishing is proud to announce ten years as an award-winning publishing company. Celebrating their anniversary at an industry event held earlier this week in Nashville, many of their writers, artists, staff and other industry members joined together to toast their decade of successful songs, partnerships, accomplishments and collaboration... << Full Report >>

Bethel Music's Sean Feucht To Unveil Missionally-Inspired "Wild," Nov. 2

Wild, the newest album from Bethel Music’s Sean Feucht is set to unveil on Nov. 2, Feucht’s first release as a Bethel Music artist. Recorded live at Bethel Church, Wild expands on Jesus as the ‘Wild One,’ unpacking a life of radical obedience and holy boldness... << Full Report >>

GodFrame's "Forever Always" Video Addresses Cyberbullying and Suicide

In recognizing October as Bullying Prevention Month, Atlanta-based hip hop artist GodFrame takes on the tough topics of cyberbullying and suicide in the new music video for his song “Forever Always” feat. Chadaé. The music video premieres today, Fri., Oct. 12... << Full Report >>

Casting Crowns Casting Crowns' New Album "Only Jesus" Releases Nov. 16

GRAMMY-Award winning and multi-Platinum selling band CASTING CROWNS will be releasing the new studio album, Only Jesus, on November 16th. Today a new song, "Nobody" (ft. Matthew West) is available everywhere and is one of six songs that will be released early from the new project before street date on November 16th. Talking about the new album theme and idea behind it, Casting Crowns' frontman Mark Hall asks "What does it look like when Jesus is our only answer?"... << Full Report >>

*Thursday, October 11, 2018*


MercyMe MercyMe Participates In Historic Signing Of Music Modernization Act At The White House

Multi-platinum selling MercyMe took part in today's historic moment as the Orrin G. Hatch—Bob Goodlatte Music Modernization Act was signed into law. 

"It’s a history making day for all of our fellow music creatives as the Music Modernization Act was signed. We were honored to bear witness to the signing of this game changing legislation. We thank Congress and the President, but also the many songwriters, artists, composers, industry groups and more who united to safeguard music for years to... << Full Report >>

Holly Starr Holly Starr Releases "HUMAN Deluxe Edition"

Artist Garden Entertainment announces the October 12 release of Holly Starr's HUMAN Deluxe Edition.

Starr's new HUMAN Deluxe Edition adds three additional songs to the previously released HUMAN EP including two new songs and a Matthew Parker remix of the title track. New songs include “Talk it Out,” an encouragement for healthy communication during conflict... << Full Report >>

Planetshakers Band Releases Heaven On Earth CD/DVD Oct. 19

nternationally recognized praise band Planetshakers recorded Heaven On Earth during Planetshakers Kingdom Conference held in Melbourne, Australia this past April at Hisense Arena and at its regional conferences attended... << Full Report >>

Russ Taff Returns to Grand Ole Opry as New Documentary Hits Theaters

GRAMMY® and Dove Award-winning vocalist Russ Taff returned to the Grand Ole Opry® stage last weekend, as the new documentary, Russ Taff: I Still Believe, prepares to hit more than 700 theaters across the country October 30. Taff joined Platinum-selling country hitmaker Chris Young and legendary Grand Ole Opry® members The Whites and Connie... << Full Report >>

*Wednesday, October 10, 2018*


Andy Mineo Andy Mineo & Christian Illusionist and Leukemia Survivor Jim Munroe Join Forces to #MakeCancerDisappear

Christian Hip-Hop Artist Andy Mineo recently collaborated with Be The Match® and famed magician and leukemia survivor Jim Munroe to encourage others to help Make Cancer Disappear. The video, which is now dedicated in loving memory of Mineo’s mom who recently lost her battle with leukemia while waiting for a donor match, is part of the #MakeCancerDisappear movement. An expansive, social media-driven fundraising and awareness... << Full Report >>

Annie Moses Band Annie Moses Band Launches Its Exceptional Woman Brand

Nashville-based award-winning, Juilliard-educated Annie Moses Band, known for its impeccable artistry and genre-defying music, announces today the launch of its EXCEPTIONAL Woman brand. This new brand will feature the women of Annie Moses Band and their families across multiple platforms, including a resource-filled website and blog, an online community newsletter... << Full Report >>

The GRAMMY Museum Presents An Evening with Mosaic MSC

The GRAMMY Museum in Los Angeles, California, hosted a special evening on Monday, Oct. 8 with popular worship group Mosaic MSC, in relation to their new album, HEAVEN. The event took place at the museum’s Clive Davis Theater and included an intimate Q&A session with GRAMMY Museum Artistic Director Scott Goldman, followed by a special live performance in front of a packed audience of fans... << Full Report >>

*Tuesday, October 9, 2018*


Sara Groves Sara Groves Announces Patreon Subscription

Celebrated singer / songwriter Sara Groves is embarking on a new journey and has launched a special Patreon monthly subscription for fans to contribute to. About the project, Sara writes: "Welcome to this new journey. Writing music has always been a part of my life as a mode of expressing my heart and soul, and working out all of the things I am processing at any given time. It has been hobby and... << Full Report >>

Brandston's "Fallen Star Collection" Rises for 20th Anniversary Limited Edition Release

'90s emo-punk favorites Brandtson are set to reissue their breakout sophomore album, Fallen Star Collection on October 31 via Steadfast Records. Originally released on Deep Elm Records in 1999, the expanded edition finds a new home on the relaunched independent label operated by Brandtson’s Matt Traxler... << Full Report >>

Full Circle Music Announces Limited Release of Song Chasers Commercial Songwriting Course

Full Circle Music and GRAMMY® winner Seth Mosley are announcing the limited release of their commercial mastery songwriting course, Song Chasers. The course unpacks the secrets behind how Mosley and other chart-topping songwriters have made a name for themselves in a competitive industry, equipping others to do the same... << Full Report >>

L.A.-Based Worship Leader Brad Alden to Debut CCM Radio Single "Lord of All"

Worship artist Brad Alden and his wife, singer Danielle Mowry, will release his latest worship single, “Lord of All,” available nationwide on October 26, 2018. This marks the second single from Alden, whose song “Would You Believe” landed in the Top 20 on the iTunes Christian & Gospel Songs chart last year upon its release... << Full Report >>

*Monday, October 8, 2018*


Newsboys Newsboys United To Headline Winter Jam 2019

The Winter Jam Tour Spectacular, Christian music’s largest annual tour and one of the top first quarter tours in the world, made a series of major announcements during festivities held earlier this evening. Streamed around the world via Facebook LIVE, the event—at Nashville's Hard Rock Café—was attended by artists, industry personnel and national media. Revealing a history-making tour first, Winter Jam will be presented on a 360º “in the round” center stage, showcasing a diverse lineup helmed by... << Full Report >>

Plumb Plumb's BEAUTIFULLY BROKEN Tour Kicks Off November 2

On November 2, multi-genre recording artist and author PLUMB will kick off her BEAUTIFULLY BROKEN Tour, performing in seven cities across the Midwest. Presented by World Vision, the BEAUTIFULLY BROKEN Tour is an intimate evening of music blended with stories of brokenness, hope, worship and healing. Joining the tour is special guest, Jason Gray... << Full Report >>

Hannah Kerr Releases New Christmas LP, CHRISTMAS EVE IN BETHLEHEM, Oct. 19

Black River Christian artist and songwriter Hannah Kerr will release her new Christmas LP, Christmas Eve In Bethlehem, on October 19... << Full Report >>

Sandi Patty Unveils A Family Christmas Tour

Christian music icon, SANDI PATTY, today announces her first-ever family Christmas tour, aptly titled A Family Christmas. The tour kicks off November 30, 2018, and concludes on December 21, 2018, playing 14 cities including stops in Texas, Illinois, Tennessee and more... << Full Report >>

Sidewalk Prophets Sidewalk Prophets Announces Inaugural "Great Big Family Christmas Tour"

Dove Award-winning band Sidewalk Prophets announces the kick off of their 1st Annual "Great Big Family Christmas Tour" this season. Running throughout December, this inaugural event is one the band hopes will offer many Christmas memories for all attendees, and will be a tradition for years to come... << Full Report >>

Waco, TX's Ubcmusic To Release Debut EP Oct. 12

Ubcmusic is releasing their debut EP on Friday, October 12, 2018. The band hails from University Baptist Church in Waco, TX, a faith community started in the mid-90’s by David Crowder and Chris Seay.  Ubc was the birthplace of the David Crowder* Band, and the church's culture of writing new music and reimagining older songs has continued through the years. This project, Vol. 1, is the familial follow-up... << Full Report >>

The Great Romance's Matt Vollmar Involved with Rescue

Matt Vollmar, frontman and lead singer for worship/rock band The Great Romance, is being credited, along with two other pastors, with saving a woman’s life from her burning home in the St. Louis suburb of Belleville, Illinois... << Full Report >>

Michael Battista Releases New Single, "Who Will You Serve"

Musician extraordinaire Michael Battista, known as a world class guitarist, saxophonist and vocalist, is releasing a new single today to Christian-formatted radio outlets. The song, “Who Will You Serve,” is going for adds at Christian CHR/Hot AC and Christian AC outlets... << Full Report >>

*Saturday, October 6, 2018*


J. Monty Releases Official Music Video For "Seven Nights"

Atlanta based rapper and producer, J. Monty releases the official visual video for his first single “Seven Nights” (Essential Sound/Sony Music), which made its world premiere on RESPECT. Magazine. “Seven Nights”, which was co-written by Monty and Ki'shon Furlow, made its debut earlier this fall highlighting finding the silver lining in the grind... << Full Report >>

Jason Nelson Celebrates No. 1 Single With "Forever" and Releases New Video

Chart-topping recording artist Jason Nelson celebrates his latest single atop the charts as his live hit song “Forever,” tops the Billboard Gospel Airplay chart at #1. The lead single from his chart-topping fifth solo album The Answer, the Stellar Award-winning... << Full Report >>

*Friday, October 5, 2018*


for King & Country for KING and COUNTRY Release New Album, "Burn the Ships," Today

Two-time GRAMMY® award-winning duo for KING & COUNTRY released their highly anticipated third studio album, Burn the Ships, today via Curb/Word Entertainment. This record is especially meaningful for the group, as for KING & COUNTRY tapped into their own feelings of forgiveness, desperation, and hope to produce their most heartfelt and personal record to date. Songs from the album have brought Joel and Luke Smallbone to unprecedented heights, with lead single “joy.” becoming a multi-week... << Full Report >>

Nashville Indie Rock Trio Coyote Choir Release Second Single

Nashville based indie rock trio Coyote Choir have just premiered a new single titled “Kingdom of Love.” The track, which premiered on Ground Sounds, is featured on the band’s debut album, Vol. 1, which drops on 11/2. “Coyote Choir bellows a message as urgent as it is infectious,” said Ground Sounds, who described “Kingdom of Love” as “infectious... << Full Report >>

Gawvi Pop/Hip Hop Artist and Award-Winning Producer GAWVI To Release Sophomore Album "Panorama" on October 19

Pop/Hip Hop artist and award-winning producer GAWVI has been teasing fans with the release of new music all year, and today is no exception as the Reach Records’ artist released another new single,  “With You”. In support of the new track, GAWVI has officially announced his highly anticipated sophomore album Panorama will release worldwide on October 19, 2018 and if fans pre-order the album they will receive and “With You” as the instant gratis track. See full track listing with a link to... << Full Report >>

Josh Turner Premieres Live Performance Video of "I Saw The Light"

Multi-platinum-selling country star Josh Turner exclusively premiered the live performance video for “I Saw The Light” on parade.com yesterday. The track, featured on his highly anticipated album, I Serve A Savior, boasts Turner's rich, distinctive baritone. With an inventive arrangement, the South Carolina native makes the well-known hymn uniquely his own... << Full Report >>

Country Duo Jed and Claire Seneca Return with "Carry You Through"

Award-winning husband/wife country duo Jed & Claire Seneca return with the highly anticipated Carry You Through, releasing October 26 on Frethouse Records, and available at leading digital outlets. Pre-sale for the record begins October 12. Produced by Jed Seneca, the collection features 11 selections marked by the common themes of faith; marriage and family; and holding onto hope in the midst of life’s challenges... << Full Report >>

Motown Gospel To Release All New Christmas Compilation

In keeping with the rich Motown tradition, premiere gospel label Motown Gospel to release an all-new christmas albumA MOTOWN GOSPEL CHRISTMASthis month... << Full Report >>

*Thursday, October 4, 2018*


Rend Collective Experiment "Counting Every Blessing" Sets New Career Precedent for Rend Collective

Rend Collective's hit single, "Counting Every Blessing" has set a new career precedent for the Irish celebration band. No. 4 and climbing at Christian Airplay, the track is Rend Collective's highest charting radio single spending nine consecutive weeks in the Top 10, reaching over 7.9 million listeners. Adding to the momentum, the songs music video has gained over 1.5 million views on YouTube, with over 15.5 million streams topping 124 thousand units in global track consumption... << Full Report >>

The Gray Havens Ponder Eternity With New Album, "She Waits"

The Gray Havens release their fourth studio album, She Waits, through Artist Garden Entertainment on Friday, October 5. Produced by Ben Shive (Colony House, Ellie Holcomb), She Waits, chronicles a band at their apex, stretching their sound in new directions while maintaining the song-craft that so distinguishes them.... << Full Report >>

Leslie Woods Debuts New Music Video for "Faithful To The End"

The video for INOV8 Music Group recording artist Leslie Woods’ current chart-topping single, “Faithful to the End” is set to release today. “Faithful to the End,” Woods’ first new music in three years, debuted at No. 1 on Christian Radio Chart with 734 radio outlets worldwide and claimed the top spot on the... << Full Report >>

*Wednesday, October 3, 2018*


toby Multi-Platinum Selling TobyMac Drops Personal Single "Scars" Ahead Of "The Elements"

Two weeks before TobyMac's The Elements hits, the 7X GRAMMY® winner is unveiling the newest single “Scars,” a track that is admittedly close to the artist. Processing life as a believer, husband, father and artist fueled the cultivation of his upcoming album, available Oct. 12. Pre-order for The Elements is available now, with an instant gratis of “Scars."... << Full Report >>

Michael Farren Weaves Themes of Belonging, Identity In Christ Into New Album, "Fighting For Us"

A crisis of faith isn’t something Michael Farren, a worship leader and Dove Award winning songwriter and producer, ever expected to experience 25 years into his walk with Christ. But two years ago, this son and grandson of Baptist preachers found himself in the middle of the darkest season of his life. So Farren, who has penned songs recorded by everyone from Lauren Daigle to Reba McEntire, began writing the songs he needed most at the time. Those songs – folksy, Americana-tinged modern hymns and laments – became Fighting For Us, Farren’s first solo album, available... << Full Report >>

Legendary Recording Artist Russ Taff Releases Debut Worship Album, "Believe," Nov. 2

Multi-GRAMMY® and Dove Award-winning Russ Taff will release his debut praise and worship album, Believe, Nov. 2 from Sweetwater Studios, a division of Sweetwater Sound, and with global distribution from The Fuel Music. His first new album in over seven years, the full-circle, 12-song project features new recordings of the hits for which Taff is best-loved, including his iconic “I Still Believe” that will be available beginning Friday (Oct. 5) as a single at iTunes, Apple Music, Spotify, Amazon.com and more digital and streaming outlets... << Full Report >>

*Tuesday, October 2, 2018*


Jenny and Tyler Explore Justice, Love and Beauty with "There Will Be A Song" Oct. 12

One of Christian music’s leading folk/pop duos for more than a decade, Jenny & Tyler return October 12 with There Will Be A Song, the couple’s first studio release in three years. The highly anticipated project was produced by Tyler Somers and offers 14 tracks exploring justice, love and beauty... << Full Report >>

Gateway's New Live Album, "Greater Than," Is Out Now

GATEWAY's new live worship album, Greater Than (Fair Trade Services), is available everywhere as of Friday, September 28th. The Worship collective also released a Spanish version of the record, featuring top artists of its genre including Christine D'Clario, Lilly Goodman, Coalo Zamorano and more... << Full Report >>

*Monday, October 1, 2018*


GMA GMA Announces Presenters for 49th Annual GMA Dove Awards, October 16

The Gospel Music Association (GMA) announced all-star presenters for the 49th Annual GMA Dove Awards, including Bart Millard, Bill Gaither, Dr. Bobby Jones, Chris Tomlin, Deborah Joy Winans, Devon Franklin, Jasmine Murray, Mark Lowry, Marvin Sapp, Matt Maher, Matthew West, Pat Barrett, Ricky Dillard, Russ Taff and Tasha Cobbs Leonard... << Full Report >>

*Friday, September 28, 2018*


Mae Releases Otherworldly EP, "3.0"

American rock band, MAE, has released a new EP today, entitled 3.0 via Tooth & Nail Records. The EP, produced by lead vocalist Dave Elkins, is the home of previously released singles " 5 Light Years " and " Let It Die ." 3.0 is a "preview" to the band's self-titled full-length album, due out October 28, and is available to listen to through all streaming services including Spotify, Apple Music, and more... << Full Report >>

Madeline McDonald Drops Debut Single, "Well Behaved Women"

Singer/songwriter Madeline McDonald released her debut single, "Well Behaved Women" today. Making a bold statement with her lyrics and spirited delivery, the talented newcomer celebrates the power of believing in yourself and encourages others to courageously do the same... << Full Report >>

Dream Records Debuts New Music from New Hope Oahu and Freedom Church

Running The Race was recorded live in Cardiff, in Wales, at Freedom Church’s annual event ‘The Cave’ in 2018. The stadium-ready chant and dance vibe of ‘Running The Race’ victoriously carries the message of Hebrews 12, a part in the Bible that describes how all of us are called to be runners in the race of faith marked out for us. It’s a reminder that in the moments when it seems like you’ve hit a wall and the hurdles seem too high, faith and love is our fuel and God is always with us. The fight is never in vain - right up... << Full Report >>

Michael Edmonds' New Single, "Worship In Me," Hits iTunes

“Worship In Me,” a new single from Nashville-based singer/songwriter and recording artist Michael Edmonds is being released today to iTunes. The song, currently playing at Christian INSPO/Soft AC and Christian AC radio outlets, debuted at No. 1 at Christian Radio Chart... << Full Report >>

*Thursday, September 27, 2018*


TFK Frontman Trevor McNevan Launches New Hip Hop Project, "I Am The Storm"

Known as the frontman, songwriter for rock favorite Thousand Foot Krutch, Trevor McNevan unveils his eight-track EP, FIGHT MUSIK VOL. 1, today under the moniker I AM THE STORM. The new recording is available now at Apple Music, Spotify, iTunes, Google Play, Amazon.com and more through the link https://the-fuel-music.lnk.to/IAMSFIGHTMUSIKVOL1, and with management, marketing... << Full Report >>

Pat Barrett Releases Live/Acoustic Song, Video Of "Sails" Available Now

Bowyer & Bow / Capitol Christian Music Group artist, songwriter and worship leader Pat Barrett debuts a newly recorded acoustic live version of his stunning ballad "Sails." Featuring Amanda Lindsey Cook and Steffany Gretzinger on the new recording, the single is available now in both audio and video formats... << Full Report >>

*Wednesday, September 26, 2018*


Lysa TerKeurst and Levi Lusko Join Mack Brock for Compassion LIVE's "The Encounter Tour"

Compassion LIVE’s “The Encounter Tour” will unite New York Times Bestselling Author Lysa TerKeurst with pastor and bestselling author Levi Lusko alongside worship led by Mack Brock for a 13 date trek early next year. Speaker and author Shelene Bryan will helm the evening of authentic sharing aimed at ushering attendees into an encounter with God... << Full Report >>

Theocracy's "Mirror of Souls" Vinyl Edition Announced

Ulterium Records are proud to announce the release of a limited vinyl edition of the classic THEOCRACY album "Mirror of Souls". The vinyl edition is strictly limited to 500 copies worldwide (350 copies with black discs and 150 copies with transparent discs) and the release date is set to November 23rd... << Full Report >>

Lexi Recovers From Successful Surgery, Releases New Music Video

Earlier this month, Motown Gospel recording artist Lexi underwent a successful surgery to remove a large, benign polyp, which her doctors discovered during a routine screening. She disclosed news of the surgery on social media, the evening before entering the hospital, as an urgent reminder to her followers of the importance of early screenings and regular check-ups.

Lexi’s commitment to health and fitness has been an ongoing part of her social media presence for several years. Immediately following the procedure, Lexi learned how dire the situation was... << Full Report >>



*Tuesday, September 25, 2018*


Tori Kelly Tori Kelly Sets Record with Her Chart-Topping New Project, "Hiding Place"

Hiding Place – GRAMMY®-nominated artist Tori Kelly’s new passion project – has set the record for the most first-week streams ever for a gospel album. The collection, which was produced by 12-time GRAMMY Award winner Kirk Franklin, debuted at No. 1 on Billboard’s Top Gospel Albums chart and had the highest-selling week of any 2018 gospel album. Hiding Place also topped Billboard’s Gospel Streaming Songs and Gospel Digital Song Sales charts plus the Apple Music Christian genre chart... << Full Report >>

*Monday, September 24, 2018*


Lauren Daigle Lauren Daigle Announces "The Behold Christmas Tour"

Platinum selling, two-time GRAMMY Nominee Lauren Daigle has announced The Behold Christmas Tour. Presented by Food for the Hungry, the tour will kick off on November 29th in Roanoke, VA and make stops in Orlando, Lafayette, and San Antonio before wrapping in Austin, TX on December 16th. Joining Lauren will be Americana duo The War and Treaty. Tickets for the Behold Christmas... << Full Report >>

Meredith Andrews Meredith Andrews To Record Live Worship Album In Nashville Sept. 26

Worship leader Meredith Andrews is hosting a FREE concert this Wednesday at Rocketown in Nashville where she will record 6 new songs for her new live worship album. For tickets and more details, visit https://www.eventbrite.com/e/an-evening-of-worship-with-meredith-andrews-tickets-49155210558?aff=eac2. The 6-song EP will be Meredith's first live worship recording, following a series of studio albums through Word Entertainment... << Full Report >>

Fit For A King Fit For A King's "Dark Skies" Debuts #2 on Billboard Hard Rock Charts

Fit For A King are celebrating a monumental first week for recently released album Dark Skies. Securing charting positions including the #2 Hard Rock, #3 Rock, #13 Top Current Albums and #69 on the Billboard 200, this album has given Fit For A King the biggest first week in their decade-long history. Dark Skies has been streamed over 5 Million times on Spotify, locking in multiple adds to major mainstream metal playlists... << Full Report >>

*Friday, September 22, 2018*


Switchfoot Switchfoot Teases New Music As They Announce "Hiatus Is Over"

A band taking an official "break" from touring and making music is a scary thing to fans, because seldom do they actually return. Late last year, Switchfoot announced that they were "home," officially taking time off of the road, and almost entirely from the band, but they continued to play a few select previously-booked dates (including their own Bro-Am event), and kept active on social media, all the while reminding fans they're still around. On April 1st, the band jokingly teased "project 11," AKA their eleventh studio album... << Full Report >>

toby TobyMac's Popular "HITS DEEP Tour" To Hit 34 Arenas With 2019 Return

TobyMac’s popular “HITS DEEP Tour” will trek 34 stops nationwide in 2019 with Jeremy Camp, Jordan Feliz, Ryan Stevenson, We are Messengers and Aaron Cole. The 7X GRAMMY® winner’s headlining jaunt is a partnership with K-LOVE, Air1, Awakening Events and Food for the Hungry. Among the stops are Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena, Atlanta’s Infinite Energy Arena, Hoffman Estates’ Sears Centre Arena, Newark’s Prudential Center and more... << Full Report >>

Stars Go Dim Releases EP, Titled "Better," Today

Today is the day that Curb | Word Entertainment pop artist STARS GO DIM releases their EP, Better. The six-song EP is available now at all digital formats

"Heaven on Earth," the EP's first single, is continuing to impact radio on the Billboard National Christian Audience Chart and Mediabase National Christian Audience Chart. The Top 15 single is also featured on the Amazon Music playlist - Best Christian of 2018 So Far... << Full Report >>



Tim Timmons Debuts New Single Today, "I Belong," Featuring Amy Grant

Nashville, Tenn - GRAMMY® and Dove Award-nominated songwriter and artist Tim Timmons debuts his latest single today. Titled "I Belong" and featuring Amy Grant, the upbeat and anthemic song can be found on all digital formats by clicking here. "I Belong" is also featured on Spotify's New Music Friday song list... << Full Report >>

Ellie Holcomb Ellie Holcomb Releases SING: CREATION SONGS Today

Renowned singer/songwriter Ellie Holcomb debuts her first collection of children's music today. The EP, Sing: Creation Songs (Full Heart Music), is available now on all digital formats and is already the top-selling children's album at Amazon... << Full Report >>

Country Artist Josh Turner Realizes a Dream Come True with Forthcoming Album, "I Serve A Savior" Oct. 26

Multi-platinum-selling country singer Josh Turner’s I Serve A Savior will release on Oct. 26, adding a new dimension to the GRAMMY® nominee’s already acclaimed career. The faith-based collection includes hand-picked hymns, alongside brand-new originals and live recordings of some of Turner’s most memorable hits including “Me and God” and “Long Black Train... << Full Report >>

Gawvi Gawvi Drops New Track "Get Em" and Announces New Album PANORAMA

Critically acclaimed award-winning music producer, DJ and solo artist GAWVI has dropped a brand new track featuring fellow artists Aklesso, Rhomar Jessy & TROSSTHEGIANT titled “GET EM”. The song was produced by GAWVI himself and is the fourth consecutive single released by the Reach Records artist this year, all of which will appear on GAWVI’s forthcoming sophomore LP. Today, GAWVI revealed the title to his... << Full Report >>

Matthew Parker Announces New Album, "Daydreamer," Due Out October 26th

DRÖM is excited to announce Daydreamer, Matthew Parker's 3rd album and follow up to his highly successful Adventure album.   The name of his first single will be called "Breathe." It will be released as part of a pre-order on iTunes, Amazon and Apple Music with a stand alone single release on Spotify beginning October 12th.  "Breathe" will also be the first radio single as a follow up to his last 3 top 5 Billboard Christian Hot AC / CHR singles... << Full Report >>

Christon Gray Follows Up Smash Hit With "Time Out"

After releasing one of the most successful songs in Christian music history, Christon Gray’s back with his brand new song, ‘Time Out’. After seeing ‘Stop Me’ dominate the industry over the last two years*, Gray learned you don’t have to sugar coat the message of Jesus to reach new fans. Staying true to that... << Full Report >>

Andy Mineo Andy Mineo's New Project "II: The Sword" Arrives Today

Rapper Andy Mineo returns with his latest project, II: The Sword, available today (September 21) for purchase and streaming across all DSPs via Reach Records. The Sword is the second of four EP’s, which taken together, will culminate into Mineo’s third LP... << Full Report >>

Tenth Avenue North Tenth Avenue North Announces "Decade The Halls Tour" 2018

Multiple Dove Award winning band Tenth Avenue North has announced plans to bring back its fan-favorite “Decade The Halls” Tour this Christmas season, with special guests Love & The Outcome and Land of Color. Presented in part by Compassion International, the tour kicks off Nov. 29, making stops in markets like Lincoln (Neb.), Madison (Wis.), Milwaukee, Fargo, Sioux Falls, Cedar Rapids, Minneapolis and more, wrapping up on Dec. 9... << Full Report >>

New Debut Single "It Is Well (My Soul Sings)" By Canyon Hills Worship Releases on DREAM Worship

DREAM Worship Announces the new, debut single, "It Is Well (My Soul Sings)," by Canyon Hills Worship. Buy / stream. If there were ever a song that just focuses on the depth of God's Love it is "Is Is Well (My Soul Sings)."  Ellisha Yeley's voice on this emotionally hopeful worship song is powerful to say the least... << Full Report >>

Aaron Boyd Releases "Jericho"

Jericho, the new project from prolific artist and songwriter Aaron Boyd, is available TODAY! Boyd is best known for the writing the popular worship anthem, "God Of This City," made popular by Chris Tomlin. The title track, "Jericho," features a special appearance by Newsboys member, Michael Tait... << Full Report >>

*Thursday, September 20, 2018*


Erica Campbell Warryn and Erica Campbell To Debut Song, Video "All of My Life" September 21

First teased during this summer’s break out hit, TV One’s “We’re The Campbells”, Warryn and Erica Campbell are ready to unveil their new single, “All Of My Life,” on Friday, September 21, 2018... << Full Report >>

Steph Carse Wins Best Music Video at Canadian International Faith & Family Film Festival

JUNO Nominated Male Vocalist Steph Carse was honored at the 2nd Annual Canadian International Faith & Family Film Festival, winning “Best Music Video” at the star-studded event. The festival wrapped on Sunday at University of Toronto’s Innis College with a ceremony honoring winners from an... << Full Report >>

Integrity Music Welcomes Nashville's Local Sound

Integrity Music welcomes the Nashville, Tennessee-based Local Sound and announces the September 21 release of the band’s new single, “Nobody.”  Founded and led by Jared Runion, Local Sound grew out of the Nashville college and young adult ministry MyLocal615 and sees itself as culture creators who support the work of the local church in the lives of young adults... << Full Report >>

Help Fund Randy Rose's Next Rose Album Via Kickstarter

Rock band Rose, the brainchild of Mad at the World's Randy Rose, is just three days away from the close of a Kickstarter campaign to fund a new Rose album... << Full Report >>

*Wednesday, September 19, 2018*


Fight the Fury Skillet's John Cooper Announces New Metal Side Project, Fight the Fury

Skillet has been rocking listeners since 1996, but it's hard to deny that the band's sound has evolved a lot in recent years. Knowing this, frontman John Cooper has started a new metal side project called Fight the Fury, which he announced today. The band plans to release a new EP this year and tour Russia in December... << Full Report >>

House Of Heroes House of Heroes Moves Sold Out "The End Is Not The End" Tenth Anniversary Show Twice To New Venue!

Last week, House of Heroes announced a special concert to honor the 10-year anniversary of their fan favorite, and critically-acclaimed, album The End is Not the End.The concert was originally planned for December 28 at Rumba Cafe in the band's... << Full Report >>

Fit For A King FIT FOR A KING Releases Powerful Music Video for "Oblivion"

Fit For A King have released the official music video for "Oblivion" today. The video tells a powerful story of pain, abuse and forgiveness. "Oblivion, on its own, is a very personal songs to me, but with this video, it's... << Full Report >>

*Tuesday, September 18, 2018*


MercyMe MercyMe's 2019 "Imagine Nation Tour" To Also Feature Crowder And Micah Tyler

MercyMe’s 2019 “Imagine Nation Tour” will find the group traversing 30+ cities nationwide alongside fellow GRAMMY® nominee Crowder and multiple GMA Dove Award nominee Micah Tyler. Los Angeles, Portland, Orlando, Baltimore and more are on lineup for the three month long stretch taking place between Mar. 7 and May 11 of next year... << Full Report >>

for King & Country for KING & COUNTRY, Jekalyn Carr, Social Club Misfits and Zach Williams Added to 49th Annual GMA Dove Awards, October 16

The Gospel Music Association (GMA) announced another round of all-star performances for the 49th Annual GMA Dove Awards, including GRAMMY® award-winning duo for KING & COUNTRY, burgeoning gospel star Jekalyn Carr, hip hop act Social Club Misfits and award-winning singer-songwriter Zach Williams... << Full Report >>

*Monday, September 17, 2018*


Lauren Daigle Lauren Daigle's "Look Up Child" Debuts at #3 on Billboard Top 200

Lauren Daigle’s new album Look Up Child debuted this past week at #3 on the Billboard Top 200 Album Chart, behind only Eminem and Paul McCartney, setting personal and industry chart highs for the Grammy nominated, platinum selling vocalist. The story was different on the digital charts though, as Look Up Child debuted at No. 1 on the iTunes digital sales chart. A new making of video from Lauren’s time in the studio is now available here: https://youtu.be/4Rwie0iDLXc... << Full Report >>

Matt Maher Matt Maher Announces The Release Of His Holiday CD and Book, "The Advent Of Christmas"

Multi award-winning artist and songwriter Matt Maher will release his holiday album, The Advent of Christmas (Essential Records/Provident Label Group) on October 19. A children's book of the same name will also release the same day with Wellspring Publishing, a division of Beacon Publishing. The Advent of Christmas is Maher's first holiday album in his ten-year recording career. With this 13-song collection, encompassing both originals and traditional favorites, it is his hope that they will... << Full Report >>

Gospel Icon Donnie McClurkin Unveils New Songs In Live Concert Special Tuesday Sept. 18 on TBN

Multiple GRAMMY®, Stellar, and Dove Award-winning Gospel icon Donnie McClurkin will unveil a selection of new songs in a live concert special, airing Tuesday, September 18th 2018, on Trinity Broadcasting Network (TBN) at 8 PM/9C. In McClurkin’s live album concert special, the prolific singer/songwriter... << Full Report >>

*Friday, September 14, 2018*


Zach Williams Zach Williams Releases Special EP Today, "Survivor: Live From Harding Prison"

Provident Label Group/Sony Music proudly announces GRAMMY® Award-winning artist Zach Williams has released a special EP today, titled Survivor: Live From Harding Prison. The six-song project was recorded live earlier this summer from the Nashville-based prison where Williams and his band performed an acoustic set of his hits, along with Bethel Music's "No Longer Slaves," for 250 men who are currently incarcerated. The project was produced in... << Full Report >>

Kari Jobe Kari Jobe and Cody Carnes Release New Single Today, "Cover The Earth"

Capitol Christian Music Group artists and husband and wife Kari Jobe and Cody Carnes have released a special new song together, "Cover The Earth," available at all digital outlets today. Click here to listen or purchase the single. Yesterday they debuted the live music video of the standalone song, which is also placed below. Originally written by Daniella Mason, this song has been made anew with a bridge written by Cody putting their unique spin on the popular... << Full Report >>

Blanca Blanca Drops Highly-Anticipated Sophomore Album "Shattered" Available Worldwide

Curb | Word Entertainment’s powerhouse vocalist Blanca has released her highly anticipated sophomore album Shattered today and it is available worldwide and critics are singing her praise... << Full Report >>

Silent Planet Release New Single, "In Absence"

Silent Planet have released a new single, "In Absence", from the upcoming album When The End Began, due out 11/2/18 via Solid State Records. Stream... << Full Report >>

Hitmaker Christon Gray Releases Single "Time Out"

Chart topping rapper, singer, songwriter, and producer Christon Gray, has released the new single “Time Out,” out on digital music platforms and at Christian CHR and Gospel radio. “Time Out” is the second song available from his upcoming album Clear The Heir (Fo Yo Soul/Essential Sound/Sony Music)... << Full Report >>

Tori Kelly Tori Kelly's New Gospel Album, "Hiding Place," Out Today

GRAMMY®-nominated artist Tori Kelly honors her gospel roots on the new R&B infused project, Hiding Place, which was released today by Capitol Records. Produced by 12-time GRAMMY® Award winner Kirk Franklin and available everywhere, the collection features guest artists Lecrae... << Full Report >>

Jason Gray Jason Gray Releases New EP, "The Kipper Gray Sessions"

Contemporary Christian music veteran Jason Gray is always excited to release new music, but with his latest record, he’s exceptionally eager. The reason can be found in the album title: The Kipper Gray Sessions, named for its producer, Jason’s son. This 5-track EP is available now on all digital outlets, and the lyric video for its first track... << Full Report >>

Fit For A King Fit for a King Releases Highly Anticipated Album, "Dark Skies"

Today marks the release of Fit For A King's most personal album yet, Dark Skies. The Dallas-based metal-core band has consistently delivered strong music with personal lyrics, but their latest LP, produced and mixed by the legendary Drew Fulk (I Prevail, Motionless In White, Memphis May Fire), pushes them even further. Heralding praise from outlets like... << Full Report >>

James Gardin Crafts Tommy Hilfiger Theme, "Iconic"

World renowned fashion brand Tommy Hilfiger selects James Gardin & Terem's urban pop single "Iconic" for their TommyNow Icons campaign. Lewis Hamilton showed his first #TommyXLewis collection, womenswear ambassadors Hailey Baldwin, Winnie Harlow and Maggie Jiang walked the Shanghai skyline and guests had a great time... << Full Report >>

Branan Murphy Artist Branan Murphy Releases Debut EP Today

Sony/Provident’s Essential Records' pop artist Branan Murphy releases his self-titled debut EP today at all digital outlets. The six-song collection features four previously released tunes that collectively have amassed four+ million streams in just under 16 months: "All The Wrong Things (feat. Koryn Hawthorne)," "Enough," "Talk About It" and "My Life." Launching alongside the EP are two new music videos; the multi-format single "My Life," and the previously unreleased hip-hop... << Full Report >>

Mosaic MSC's New Album "Heaven" Out Today; Gets Ready for Tour

Mosaic MSC, the worship and heartbeat behind Mosaic, a church movement started in the heart of Hollywood with campuses across Los Angeles, Orange County, and Mexico City, releases their third career album “HEAVEN.” Available today on Apple Music, Spotify, Amazon and anywhere else music is digitally sold, the compilation builds on the global success of “Tremble,” MSC’s biggest hit single to date that garnered the group recent Dove Award nominations for... << Full Report >>

Running Club Records Signs Worship Artists Rivers and Robots, Josh Gauton

Running Club Records, a Brighton, UK-based label home for new worship music in the UK, welcomes Rivers & Robots and Josh Gauton and announces the release of new music from both artists. Helmed by Chris Lawson Jones, Running Club was created as a hub for young artists with the aim of cultivating the worship expressions emerging in the United... << Full Report >>

*Thursday, September 13, 2018*


toby 7-Time GRAMMY Winner TobyMac To Release "The Elements" Oct. 12

TobyMac’s The Elements will release on Oct. 12 providing the first new collection of music from the chart-topping artist in three years. The Elements marks the 7X GRAMMY® winner’s seventh album following the RIAA Gold Certification of his previous six solo albums. Billboard exclusively announced the 11 track album on their homepage... << Full Report >>

House of Heroes Announce Special "The End Is Not The End" Tenth Anniversary Show

Fans haven't heard much from former Gotee Records rock band House of Heroes since the release of their album Colors in 2016. The band broke the silence this week, however, when they announced a special concert to honor the 10-year anniversary of their fan favorite, and critically-acclaimed, album The End is Not the End... << Full Report >>

*Wednesday, September 12, 2018*


Ellie Holcomb Ellie Holcomb Pens Her First Children's Book; First Children's EP - Releasing This Fall

Renowned singer/songwriter Ellie Holcomb will release her first children’s book along with a children’s EP this fall. The book, “Who Sang the First Song?”, will release with B&H Publishing on Oct. 4, 2018. Her EP, Sing: Creation Songs, which was inspired by her debut book, will be available everywhere on Sept. 21... << Full Report >>

Matthew West First Ever "The Roadshow Christmas Tour" and Fan-Favorite "The Roadshow Tour" Announce 29 Stops Nationwide

Continuing to take both music and message to thousands, Compassion LIVE’s “The Roadshow Christmas Tour” and The Roadshow Tour2019 have unveiled their list of 29 coast to coast visits. Matthew West, Matt Maher, Building 429, Plumb, Josh Wilson and Leanna Crawford are on the docket for the first-ever “The Roadshow Christmas Tour” visiting arenas in November and December with... << Full Report >>

Orrico Christian Music's Most Powerful Female Vocalists to Share the Stage for REUNITE CCM

Contemporary Christian Music’s most powerful female voices will come together Friday, November 2 for REUNITE CCM! This one-night-only special concert event will feature Nikki Leonti, Crystal Lewis, Stacie Orrico and Rachael Lampa, plus... << Full Report >>

Koryn Hawthorne Makes History as First Female Artist To Hold #1 on Billboard Hot Gospel Songs Chart for 26 Weeks

Inspirational music “It Girl” Koryn Hawthorne continues to shatter records as a new artist, making history as the first female artist to hold the #1 position on Billboard’s Hot Gospel Songs chart for 26 weeks with her energizing single, “Won’t He Do It,” remaining #1 on the latest chart (for the week... << Full Report >>

MARK209 Sings for President Bush

MARK209 received an invitation from President George H.W. Bush to visit Walker’s Point (the Bush family summer home) and perform an intimate concert for the former President and his family... << Full Report >>

*Monday, September 10, 2018*


Compassion Productions Launches Compassion LIVE

Compassion Productions is announcing a re-branding of their popular touring division to Compassion LIVE. During its eight year tenure the touring arm of Compassion International has welcomed over 650,000 people to experiences that matter and witnessed over 40,000 children sponsored through Compassion International... << Full Report >>

Israel Houghton Israel Houghton Launches Pre-Order for New Album "Road To DeMaskUs"

Six-time GRAMMY® winning artist, songwriter and producer ISRAEL HOUGHTON’s new album Road To DeMaskUs is available for pre-order now.  Releasing on September 28th, the album features the singles “Reckless Love” and “Promise Keeper” featuring Travis Greene, which are available now with a pre-order... << Full Report >>

Michael Edmonds Releases New Single, "Worship In Me"

Nashville-based singer/songwriter and recording artist Michael Edmonds is releasing a new single today to Christian INSPO/Soft AC and Christian AC radio outlets. The song, “Worship In Me,” also is available for pre-sale on iTunes... << Full Report >>

*Friday, September 7, 2018*


Tori Kelly Tori Kelly Announces Hiding Place Tour

GRAMMY®-nominated artist Tori Kelly will kick off a North American headline tour on October 18 at The Tabernacle in Atlanta, GA. The run is in support of her new project, Hiding Place, a powerful collection of R&B infused gospel songs that was produced by 12-time GRAMMY® Award winner Kirk Franklin. In addition to playing such venues as Warner Theatre in Washington DC... << Full Report >>

Lauren Daigle New Album From Platinum Selling Artist Lauren Daigle Available Now

Today, platinum selling, two-time GRAMMY Award nominee Lauren Daigle has released her much anticipated sophomore album, Look Up Child. Its first single, “You Say,” has received critical acclaim, debuting at No. 53 on the Billboard Hot 100, No. 5 on Billboard’s all-genre Digital Song Sales List, and No. 2 on the... << Full Report >>

Dan Bremnes Dan Bremnes Release "Wherever I Go" EP Today

Award-winning singer/songwriter and world traveler Dan Bremnes releases his 7-song EP, Wherever I Go, today on Curb | Word Entertainment. Click here to listen or purchase the EP. This project is a collection of songs sharing the last four years and adventures from the Juno Award-winning... << Full Report >>

Dove Awards Lauren Daigle, Tori Kelly, Kirk Franklin and More Set to Perform at GMA Dove Awards, Oct. 16

The Gospel Music Association (GMA) announced another round of all-star performances for the 49th Annual GMA Dove Awards, including award-winning singer-songwriter Lauren Daigle, a Newsboys reunion celebrating the band's 25th anniversary, a duet by chart-topping recording artist Natalie Grant and rising star Koryn Hawthorne, and a first-time Dove Awards performance by GRAMMY® nominated artist Tori Kelly featuring gospel legend Kirk Franklin... << Full Report >>

Natalie Grant Bible Tour 2018 Nears Launch With Great Response, Adds New Birmingham Date

As The Bible Tour 2018 nears its fall launch date, ticket sales are ramping up and tour organizers have announced an additional show in Birmingham, Ala., on Sept. 19. In partnership with ChildFund, the popular Bible Tour is returning for its fourth year, visiting 14 markets around the U.S. This not-to-be-missed live... << Full Report >>

Singer/Songwriter Austin French Delivers Debut "Wide Open" to Critical Acclaim, Available Now

Wide Open, the anticipated debut release from singer/songwriter Austin French is available today. Alongside the album's title track, Wide Open includes the powerful song “Why God,” which the Georgia reared singer shared early with fans on Facebook to pay tribute to victims of the Santa Fe School shooting. Another standout on the debut is the current single, "Born Again," which has already broken top 30 at Billboard's Airplay National Audience... << Full Report >>

Motown Gospel Celebrates 20 Years with Compilation Album of Hit Songs

Premiere Gospel label, Motown Gospel, to release compilation album marking the label’s twenty years of iconic and genre-defining music.   Celebrating the 20th anniversary of Motown Gospel, this album journeys through the birth of EMI Gospel as a seedling artist development label to its rise and transition into Motown Gospel, one of... << Full Report >>

Alert312's New Album "Joy King Supreme" Now Available

Chicago Hip-Hop trio Alert312 proudly presents their third full-length record Joy King Supreme. The trio explores the source of joy that they find exclusively in the person of Jesus Christ and the infinite gifts he holds together for our joy. From injustice, gentrification, fear, identity, and hope in eternal... << Full Report >>

Passion's New "God, You're So Good" Featuring Travis Greene Drops Today

Passion teamed up with GRAMMY® nominated Gospel artist Travis Greene for a unique collaboration of “God, You’re So Good” available digitally and via video today. Passion’s latest chart-topping album Whole Heart was home to the original version of the track. To listen to Passion’s “God, You’re So Good” Featuring Travis Greene click here... << Full Report >>

*Thursday, September 6, 2018*


Dawn Michele Fireflight Lead Singer Dawn Michele To Release First Solo Worship Album, "Surrender"

Lead singer for Grammy and Dove Award-nominated Fireflight, Dawn Michele readies her first, full-length solo album, Surrender, and is inviting others to participate in the journey to the new worship album via PledgeMusic... << Full Report >>

*Wednesday, September 5, 2018*


Tasha Layton BEC Recordings Announces The Signing, Debut Single From Tasha Layton

BEC Recordings announces the debut single from singer, songwriter, worship leader, speaker and author Tasha Layton. "I Belong To You" is available now on all digital formats by clicking here. A lyric video for the song also just released, which can be viewed here as well as below. The single will be included in Layton's upcoming EP release, Love Running Wild... << Full Report >>

Jon Foreman Jon Foreman Announces Special Re-Release of "The Wonderlands" EPs

With this week being the three-year anniversary since the release of his Darkness EP, singer/songwriter (and Switchfoot frontman) Jon Foreman has announced a special re-release of his Wonderlands EP series. The pre-order has gone live on his webstore. Yesterday, Foreman wrote, "3 years ago today, I released the third EP in the Wonderlands series, titled 'Darkness'.  A few weeks after that 'Dawn' came out and I set out to play all 25 songs... << Full Report >>

Koryn Hawthorne Guest Stars on GREENLEAF Tonight on OWN!

Chart-topping young star and two-time 2018 Dove Awards nominee Koryn Hawthorne makes a return appearance in Lionsgate’s hit drama series, Greenleaf tonight, September 5th at 10 pm/9c on OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network. Her song “Speak the Name” will be featured in the episode... << Full Report >>

Annie Moses Band Award-Winning Annie Moses Band Announces 2018 Christmas with the Annie Moses Band Tour

PBS sensation and Emmy-nominated, award-winning folk group, Annie Moses Band, known for its fiery string playing and soulful renditions of beloved American songs, is taking its popular holiday show, Christmas with the Annie Moses Band, on tour for Christmas 2018... << Full Report >>

*Tuesday, September 4, 2018*


Stryper STRYPER Guitarist Oz Fox to Resume Touring After Medical Scare

After heavy touring for the first part of 2018, STRYPER will return to the road this fall for the second half of their God Damn Evil World Tour. And there is good news for STRYPER fans… guitarist Oz Fox intends to return to the road for most of the dates this fall... << Full Report >>

*Friday, August 31, 2018*


Francesca Battistelli Francesca Battistelli Announces New Album, "OWN IT," Out Oct. 26

Curb | Word Entertainment announces the long-awaited release from multi-award winning artist Francesca Battistelli. Titled Own It, the album is set to release October 26, 2018 and is the follow-up to 2014's GRAMMY®-nominated album If We're Honest featuring the GRAMMY-winning song "Holy Spirit." A pre-sale of Own It begins today. Click here for details... << Full Report >>

The Afters The Afters' Powerful New Single, "Well Done," Available Now

“Well Done,” a song that points to the hope of Heaven and a life well lived, is the newest single from The Afters. The track will hit radio airwaves on Sept. 14, following The Afters’ upcoming performance at the notable Christian Music Broadcasters (CMB) Momentum Conference. It released to all digital outlets on Friday with features in key playlists... << Full Report >>

Stars Go Dim Set To Release "Better" EP on Sept. 21

Curb | Word Entertainment announces the upcoming EP release Better from pop artist STARS GO DIM releasing on September 21. Today the single, "Heaven on Earth" is available at all digital outlets as a 3-song single including an acoustic and remix version. This song is currently impacting radio on the Billboard National Christian Audience Chart and Mediabase National Christian Audience Chart. The Top 15 single is also featured on the Amazon Music playlist - Best of Christian 2018 So Far. Click below to watch the lyric video for... << Full Report >>

Jesus Culture Releases New Live Album Today

Today Jesus Culture releases their new live worship album, Living With A Fire. Click here to listen or purchase the album. The new project was recorded at Jesus Culture's home church during their conference in Sacramento, CA and features worship leaders Kim Walker-Smith, Chris Quilala, Bryan & Katie Torwalt, Derek Johnson and Chris McClarney... << Full Report >>

Inspiration Worship Releases Full-Length Debut Album, "Powerful," Today From Radiate Music

New Radiate Music artist and Michigan-based Inspiration Worship, featuring songwriter, vocalist and cancer survivor Linda Doane, globally releases its full-length debut Powerful today (Aug. 31) from Radiate Music. The new, 12-song album that carries Linda’s mission to share the gospel and God’s power in her life, is available at iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon.com, Spotify and more digital and streaming outlets everywhere... << Full Report >>

Leslie Woods' "Faithful" Releases Today on iTunes

INOV8 Music Group recording artist Leslie Woods is releasing her chart-topping single “Faithful to the End” today on iTunes and other digital outlets. “Faithful to the End,” Woods’ first new music in three years, debuted at No 1 on Christian Radio Chart with 734 radio outlets worldwide... << Full Report >>

*Thursday, August 30, 2018*


Plumb PLUMB Releases Second Book, "FIGHT FOR HER... Even if You Have to Fight Her"

Prolific multi-genre recording artist PLUMB continues to inspire and empower with the release of her sophomore book FIGHT FOR HER…Even if You Have To Fight Her. FIGHT FOR HER is a moving challenge to fight for each other... << Full Report >>

Dove Awards Tauren Wells, Jason Crabb and More to Perform at 49th Annual GMA Dove Awards, Oct. 16

The Gospel Music Association (GMA) announced the first round of all star performers for the 49th Annual GMA Dove Awards, set for October 16 at Lipscomb University's Allen Arena in Nashville. The event will feature performances by CCM standouts Big Daddy Weave, Cory Asbury and Tauren Wells and rising gospel star Koryn Hawthorne. There will also be a special collaboration by Dove Award winner Jason Crabb and superstar vocal group Rascal Flatts... << Full Report >>

Ric Sincere Features Wife, Crys Ricks, on New EDM Single "Tell Me" Out Now

Ric Sincere offers listeners a tip on strengthening their faith on “Tell Me,” the latest single from his debut album Beyond Belief due out on Sept. 28 and available for pre-order. The EDM hip hop track features his wife, Crys Ricks, singing the song’s soulful, dance chorus... << Full Report >>

*Wednesday, August 29, 2018*


Avalon Avalon Reveals Next Chapter

In a video posted to their official website and social media platforms today, AVALON - beloved, lauded and iconic vocal group - revealed 'the next chapter' in their decorated career. With a very quick video - that is sure to garner excitement and further questions from... << Full Report >>

Gateway Set to Release New Live Album "Greater Than" Sept. 28

GATEWAY's new live worship album, Greater Than, has been announced to release on September 28th. The pre-order is available now with the instant download of the song "Deliverance." GATEWAY's upcoming album captures a move of God’s power, presence, and Spirit through a special night of worship at Gateway... << Full Report >>

Natalie Grant Natalie Grant & Danny Gokey Announce "Celebrate Christmas" Tour 2018

Award-winning artists Natalie Grant and Danny Gokey will ring in the holiday season together for the third year in a row as they co-bill their popular Celebrate Christmas Tour, presented by Compassion International... << Full Report >>

Brian Courtney Wilson Enters Top 5 at Radio with "A Great Work"

GRAMMY®-nominated singer/songwriter Brian Courtney Wilson’s current single, “A Great Work,” enters top 5 on Billboard Gospel Airplay chart today. Representing the fastest rising single of his career, the meaningful song has truly connected with... << Full Report >>

Nashville Christian Songwriters Preps for NCS Weekend Intensive Sept. 27-29

Nashville Christian Songwriters (NCS), a coaching and resource company dedicated to empowering Christian songwriters worldwide, is prepping for its upcoming NCS Weekend Intensive, which will run from September 27-29, 2018, in Franklin, Tennessee. The three-day event is specifically designed to serve... << Full Report >>

Worship Leader Mack Brock To Debut First Solo Project "Greater Things" Sept. 14

Veteran worship leader, singer-songwriter and new Capitol CMG recording artist Mack Brock will release his first-ever solo studio project, GREATER THINGS, nationwide on September 14, 2018. The brand-new, nine-track album consists of digital songs inspired by God's continued faithfulness... << Full Report >>

Singer/Songwriter Anita Faye Prepares to Unveil "Kingdom Journey"

Las Vegas-based singer/songwriter Anita Faye is busy prepping for the release of her long-awaited new CD, Kingdom Journey. The stellar new 13-song CD is slated to impact retail in September, 2018, from NiNiTunes, and will be available from... << Full Report >>

*Tuesday, August 28, 2018*


Big Daddy Weave Big Daddy Weave's "Redeemed" Receives Platinum Certification Status

Curb | Word Entertainment is proud to announce that the No. 1 hit and multi award-winning song "Redeemed" from Big Daddy Weave has officially reached RIAA Platinum® certification. Earlier this week at an event in Nashville, the band members were presented plaques while being joined by their label, family and friends.... << Full Report >>

New Artist Robyn Christian Releases New Single

Robyn Christian - wife, mother and recording artist - is set to release her debut single today, “Dance It Out.” The upbeat tune, with a strong guitar rhythm, is going for adds to Christian AC and Christian CHR/Hot AC-formatted radio outlets. “Dance It Out” is from the singer/songwriter’s upcoming EP titled “Smile,” due to release September 21... << Full Report >>

*Monday, August 27, 2018*


Lauren Daigle Lauren Daigle Debuts Title Track from New Album, "Look Up Child"

Two-time GRAMMY Award nominee and platinum recording artist Lauren Daigle has teamed up with Zane Lowe’s World Record on Apple Music’s Beats 1, for the release of the title track from her forthcoming album, Look Up Child. A... << Full Report >>

Fathom Events To Bring "Russ Taff: I Still Believe" To Movie Theaters Oct. 30

From Fathom Events and Fuseic Entertainment comes the compelling documentary “Russ Taff: I Still Believe,” chronicling the multi-GRAMMY® and Dove Award-winning star’s unparalleled musical journey and behind-the-scenes battle with alcoholism... << Full Report >>

*Saturday, August 25, 2018*


Tedashii Tedashii's "Gotta Live" Reaches No. 1 at CHR

Congratulations to Tedashii and celebrated Pop CCM artist, Jordan Feliz, for reaching No. 1 on the Billboard Christian Hot AC/CHR chart with their collaborative single, “Gotta Live,” after only 10 weeks of airplay! “Life is a gift from God that most never fully open," Tedashii explains. He wrote the song “to encourage everyone to go beyond the surface. To experience the gift of an... << Full Report >>

War of Ages Announces "The Warpath Tour"

War of Ages hit the road for a headlining tour this September. The Warpath Tour kicks off September 14 in the band's hometown Erie, PA with Capsize and Ghost Key. A full list of dates and ticket links can be found on the Facedown Records tour page... << Full Report >>

Christon Gray Releases Single "Together Forever"

Christon Gray releases the new song “Together Forever,” the lead single from his upcoming fourth solo album Clear The Heir (Fo Yo Soul/Essential Sound/Sony Music). “Together Forever” kicks off a new chapter for the chart topping rapper, singer, songwriter, and producer, following a period of personal trials after the release of his acclaimed second album The Glory Album. In the song, Gray shares his experience dealing with being a Christian and facing divorce along... << Full Report >>

"Forevermore" From Australia & Atlanta Based Worship Movement, Influencers, Hits Today

Adding to a string of summer singles, Influencers are unveiling “Forevermore” today through Syntax Creative to all digital outlets. The compelling ballad builds to the anchoring chorus of “I am Yours forevermore” harkening back to Ephesians 1:18. The lyrics paired with the soaring instrumental were written by Sawyer Stromwall, Mark Evans and Chloe Evans... << Full Report >>

Jessica Crawford's New EP "Honestly" To Release September 14

On September 14, 2018 Jessica Crawford will release her latest Ep, "Honestly". This vulnerable four song collection was written in collaboration with Anthony and Chris Hoisington of Brotherls McClurg and recorded at Old Bear Studio. In true "Old Bear" fashion Chris Hoisington included creative sound elements in the production of every track. The songs contain sonic flavors that range from pop to folk to soul leaving the genre lines blurred just the way Jessica likes it.  Most importantly, hope is shared as Jessica sings about encountering Jesus in the midst of real life struggles including betrayal... << Full Report >>

*Friday, August 24, 2018*


for King & Country for KING and COUNTRY Releases Song and Video for "Amen"

Two-time GRAMMY® award-winning duo for KING & COUNTRY just released their new song “Amen,” and a breathtaking music video to go with it, which was added to Spotify's "New Music Friday" Playlist today. This marks the fourth instant grat track from their highly anticipated album Burn the Ships, out October 5th. You can watch the video... << Full Report >>

Tori Kelly To Release Gospel Album, "Hiding Place," September 14

Capitol Records will release Tori Kelly's new project, Hiding Place, on September 14. Today, as the pre-order launched, the GRAMMY®-nominated artist shared the first single, "Never Alone" (feat. Kirk Franklin) - a soulful, transcendent track that finds hope in the midst of personal struggles. View Tori performing the song live with Kirk Franklin HERE... << Full Report >>

Rend Collective Experiment Rend Collective Releases "Good News: Deluxe Edition" Featuring Six New LIVE Tracks

Adding live sessions and recorded tracks from a sold-out hometown performance in Belfast to their latest chart topping album, Rend Collective is releasing Good News: Deluxe Edition digitally today. The album features 15 original tracks from the group's critically acclaimed Good News, which debuted at No. 1 on Billboard's Top Christian Albums chart, in addition to six new live tracks. The six new recordings include live acoustic sessions of "Nailed To The Cross," "Rescuer (Good News)" and... << Full Report >>

*Thursday, August 23, 2018*


Integrity Music Indie Label The Creak Music Finds Home With Integrity Music

Newly launched independent label The Creak Music has inked an agreement for the collaboration and global release of projects through Integrity Music, beginning with The Creak’s debut artists, Ben & Noelle Kilgore. Based in Franklin, Tennesee, and co-owned by Brad King, Seth Talley and David Leonard (formerly of All Sons & Daughters), The Creak Music is also a full-service studio and production team whose credits include NEEDTOBREATHE, I Am They, Brandon Heath, JJ Heller, All Sons & Daughters and Ben & Noelle Kilgore... << Full Report >>

Annie Moses Band Annie Moses Band Announces 2019 Annie Moses Summer Music Festival

Nashville-based award-winning, Juilliard-educated Annie Moses Band, known for its impeccable artistry and genre-defying music, announces today the 2019 dates for the Annie Moses Summer Music Festival. This highly-anticipated annual event, which has become the centerpiece for the band’s vision for the arts and the mission of the Annie Moses Band’s music education 501C3 non-profit – the... << Full Report >>

*Wednesday, August 22, 2018*


Danny Gokey Danny Gokey Invites Fans To Leave The World "Better Than You Found It"

As Grammy® nominee and Dove Award winner Danny Gokey embarks on this fall’s 30-city tour, he’s inviting communities to nominate people who are leaving their region “better than they found it.” Recognizing the mass shootings, suicides, and racial division plaguing the country, Gokey seeks to bring real hope to a world in seeming chaos... << Full Report >>

Singer, Songwriter Anthony Evans Jr. Shares New Memoir Out Now

Sharing his life in the new book, “Unexpected Places: Thoughts On God, Faith and Finding Your Voice,”  singer, songwriter Anthony Evans Jr. gives an honest, riveting narrative that chronicles his life from Dallas to Hollywood. In addition to Anthony’s book “Unexpected Places,” he simultaneously released a new single. A cover of the popular worship song “Reckless Love" done in a soulful... << Full Report >>

Twila Paris To Receive Prestigious ASCAP Golden Note Award

The heart of Nashville’s Christian music community will come together on Monday, October 15, at The Franklin Theatre in downtown Franklin, TN when The American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP) presents its prestigious ASCAP Golden Note Award to acclaimed singer, songwriter and author Twila Paris at the 40th... << Full Report >>

The Sound Releases Collaborations of Worship and Hip-Hop

Essential Sound has released four unique singles this summer that combine the musical components of worship and hip-hop music creating the collaboration called The Sound. The first four songs selected for The Sound are: "Spirit of the Living God (Canon Mix)," "Great Are You Lord (Howland Mix)," "Faithfulness (Howland Mix)," and "Only King Forever (Joaquin Bynum Mix)." Artists featured on these songs include Elevation Worship, Vertical Worship, Matt Maher, one sonic society... << Full Report >>

*Tuesday, August 21, 2018*


Gawvi GAWVI Releases New Single "Fashion Joe" Featuring KB

Today GAWVI releases his new single “Fashion Joe,” now available for purchase and streaming at all DSPs via Reach Records. Featuring labelmate KB , “Fashion Joe” is the third consecutive single to be released from GAWVI this summer... << Full Report >>

Armond WakeUp Releases "Revelation Is Revolution" Music Video

Armond WakeUp releases a visual from the Even If I Lose album for his single "Revelation Is Revolution".

"Revelation Is Revolution" was filmed by Matelli Graves and edited by Gabyo, whose credits include Ralph Lauren, XXXTentacion and more... << Full Report >>



Recording Artist Michael Edmonds Signs with INOV8 Music

Singer/songwriter and recording artist Michael Edmonds has signed with INOV8 Music, the next in a series of career changes that include relocating to Nashville, Tennessee... << Full Report >>

*Monday, August 20, 2018*


Blanca Powerhouse Pop Vocalist Blanca Announces Sophomore Album Shattered, to Release on September 14

Curb | Word Entertainment’s powerhouse vocalist Blanca will unveil her highly anticipated sophomore album Shattered on September 14, 2018. Fans can pre-order the project now via all digital platforms here. Following the release of the album, Blanca will be touring the country with friend and fellow artist Mandisa on Mandisa’s Girls Night Live Tour, which also features Jasmine Murray and Candace Payne (viral sensation “Chewbacca Mom”)... << Full Report >>

Tasha Cobbs Leonard To Launch The Revival Tour

Tasha Cobbs Leonard, best-selling gospel artist of the past year, announced the launch of The Revival Tour today. The highly anticipated tour begins November 1, in Atlanta, GA with nine additional dates across the country including Charlotte, Atlanta, Philadelphia, Dallas, Washington DC, Baltimore, New York City. A full list of dates and venues is... << Full Report >>

New Artist Rafael Releases Debut Single, "You Are"

New recording artist Rafael today is releasing his debut single, “You Are,” a song the Dallas-based singer co-wrote with Pastor Randy Jones of Burning Bush Ministries. The single is going for adds at Christian CHR and Christian Hip Hop radio outlets. The high-energy video for the single can be viewed here... << Full Report >>

Elvis Presley's WHERE NO ONE STANDS ALONE Is His First No. 1 On The Billboard Christian Album Chart

RCA/Legacy Recordings, a division of Sony Music Entertainment, will release Elvis Presley – Where No One Stands Alone, a new Elvis album celebrating the artist’s everlasting love of gospel music, on Friday, August 10... << Full Report >>

*Saturday, August 18, 2018*


Orrico Reunite CCM Event To Bring Stacie Orrico, Rachael Lampa, Nikki Leonti and Crystal Lewis Together

Many artists have stepped into the spotlight over the years, only to step away for one reason or another. Among such gone-but-not-forgotten artists is hit-maker Stacie Orrico, who broke into the mainstream fifteen years ago with her self-titled release on Forefront and Virgin Records. Orrico recently announced a one-night event featuring herself and a few other favorites from yesteryear - Rachael Lampa and Nikki Leonti. Rounding out the lineup is the legendary Crystal Lewis, and... << Full Report >>

*Friday, August 17, 2018*


LEDGER LEDGER Debuts "Not Dead Yet" Music Video

LEDGER's powerful music video for "Not Dead Yet" premiered exclusively on Billboard yesterday. The video, featured on Billboard's Rock homepage, shows shots of LEDGER in a boxing ring match, paired with flashes of the rocker in a boarded-up room, tackling anxiety, fear, and the fight to overcome... << Full Report >>

Mark Schultz Mark Schultz Releases New Album, "Follow," Today

Follow, the latest release from beloved singer/songwriter Mark Schultz is available today. This is the first full project from the beloved artist in six years and it's evident that music fans have been waiting for this music. The release rapidly climbed the iTunes Christian & Gospel albums chart, spending the day in the Top 10 of releases... << Full Report >>

Silent Planet Release New Single and Video, "Share the Body"

Silent Planet have released a new single/video, "Share the Body". Stream HERE. "This song is a tribute to the many people I've met who struggle with opioid addiction," frontman and lyricist Garret Russell explains. "I hope it can speak into the past trauma or present reality of... << Full Report >>

Informants Worship Releases New Single

Award-winning Canadian band Informants Worship, formerly known as Informants, begin a new chapter today with the highly anticipated release of “Show Me.” Written by founding members Christian Victory and Joshua Parmiter, along with Pete Mol, who also produced the track, the single encapsulates a new sound and direction for the acclaimed band. Stream or purchase "Show... << Full Report >>

*Thursday, August 16, 2018*


Mae MAE Premieres New Song, "Let It Die"

American rock band, MAE, is exclusively premiering their single "Let It Die" today via Billboard. The track is the second single off of their forthcoming self-titled record, produced by lead vocalist Dave Elkins. The highly anticipated record is due out this fall via Tooth & Nail Records, who MAE recently re-signed with... << Full Report >>

*Wednesday, August 15, 2018*


Dawn Michele Fireflight's Dawn Michele Launches Pledge Music Campaign To Fund Solo Worship Album

While former Flicker Records rock band Fireflight is still making music, front woman Dawn Michele has been focusing on developing her own solo career, starting with her freshman worship release, Surrender. Dawn just announced a new crowd-funding campaign to help make the album a reality. On her official Facebook page, Dawn writes: "Would you support me through PledgeMusic?... << Full Report >>

for King & Country for KING and COUNTRY Announce Nationwide Christmas Tour

Two-time GRAMMY® Award winners for KING & COUNTRY will hit the road in December with their Christmas tour extravaganza Little Drummer Boy | The Christmas Tour, presented by Compassion. The nationwide trek kicks off on 11/29 in Raleigh, NC, and will be heading to major markets such as Washington D.C. (EagleBank Arena), Chicago (Willow Creek), and Tampa (Amalie Arena). Joining the duo on tour is special guest Zach Williams, and rising star Cory Asbury... << Full Report >>

Tyscot Records, Integrity Music Collaborate For Global Release Of Worship Projects

Tyscot Records and Integrity Music, two of Christian and Gospel music’s largest independent labels, are collaborating for the global release of select worship projects beginning with a new album from critically-acclaimed, Atlanta-based worship leader, Casey J. The collaboration leverages the rich heritage and unique strengths of the two organizations, recognized as industry leaders in the Gospel and Worship music fields... << Full Report >>

Iryne Rock Releases "You Are My Shepherd" To Christian Radio

Worship leader and new recording artist Iryne Rock is releasing her single, “You Are My Shepherd (YAMS)” to Christian AC and Christian CHR/Hot AC-formatted radio outlets today. The song is from Rock’s debut album... << Full Report >>

Daryl Boyer to Release New Single "Love Reigns" to AC/Worship/Insp Radio Today

Singer/Songwriter Daryl Boyer is excited to announce the release of his first single "Love Reigns" to Radio and online retail since the success of his #1 hit "Never Looking Back" topped the Christian Music Weekly's (CMW) Christian Country Chart last December.The much anticipated single will be released to Christian Radio via the media giant PlayMPE today, Wednesday, August 15... << Full Report >>

*Tuesday, August 14, 2018*


Chuckie Perez Joins Christian Film, "The Righteous Twelve"

The multi-talented Chuckie Perez, the Christian singer/songwriter, recording artist, TV host and music and TV producer who is also known as Chuckie P., will put his acting skills to work in the upcoming Avondale Pictures film, “The Righteous Twelve.”... << Full Report >>

*Monday, August 13, 2018*


Stryper Official Statement from STRYPER Regarding Band Member Oz Fox's Health

News began circulating this morning that Stryper's Oz Fox suffered a medical emergency on stage in Las Vegas overnight. In order to provide accurate information and dispel any rumors, the band has issued an official statement: Our dear friend and lead-guitarist Oz Fox fell ill Saturday night while performing in Las Vegas with a side project that he sometimes plays in when not touring with Stryper. Oz... << Full Report >>

Nathan Sheridan Shares Journey on "Broken with You" Sept. 14

Broken With You, the Burtonwood Records debut from singer/songwriter Nathan Sheridan, will release September 14, distributed by New Day Christian Distributors (physical) and Capitol CMG (digital). Featuring 11 songs written or co-written by Sheridan, the collection draws from the young artist’s powerful life story of overcoming profound adversity and loss... << Full Report >>

*Friday, August 10, 2018*


Switchfoot Switchfoot Announces New Song for UNBROKEN: PATH TO REDEMPTION

GRAMMY Award®-winning and platinum selling recording artists SWITCHFOOT debuted their first new song in over two years, as announced today on the band’s social media pages. The brand-new track, “You Found Me,” was written for the motion picture UNBROKEN: PATH TO REDEMPTION and is the lead single from the film’s soundtrack album, releasing day and date with the film’s theatrical release on... << Full Report >>

toby TobyMac's "Everything" Music Video Lands Everywhere As Song Hits Radio

A dance-infused music video for Everything,” the latest toe-tapper from TobyMac is available everywhere followed by a bevy of early radio adds as the track officially hits radio today. The video initially premiered on K-LOVE after the 7X GRAMMY® winner surprised fans with the track's release in July. “Everything” follows “I just need U.” which marked TobyMac’s biggest single in six years soaring quickly to the... << Full Report >>

Lauren Daigle Lauren Daigle Dishes New Details About New Album "Look Up Child"

Two-time GRAMMY Award nominee Lauren Daigle has revealed new details about her much anticipated album, Look Up Child, including the official track listing and a very special lyric video for “You Say.”  An additional preview from the ambitious 12 track album, “Still Rolling Stones,” has been released and can be heard here: https://bit.ly/2M9NejD  The soulful track... << Full Report >>

Jonny Diaz Jonny Diaz Releases New Album, "Sweetness and Sorrow"

hart-topping CCM artist Jonny Diaz returns with a 12-song album, Sweetness and Sorrow. Featuring six brand new songs, along with a handful of Diaz’s previous hits on the album’s Deluxe Edition, this new project is available now for physical purchase and on all digital platforms... << Full Report >>

The Protest The Protest Building Buzz With New Album

Legacy, the RockFest Records debut from The Protest, is receiving rave reviews from both mainstream and Christian media, while the project’s first single, “What Else You Got,” is a multi-format hit at mainstream rock and Christian radio.
 
Co-written by the band and Disciple’s Josiah Prince, “What Else You Got” is currently #26 on Billboard's Mainstream Rock Indicator chart as well as #10 on Billboard’s Christian... << Full Report >>

Casting Crowns Casting Crowns Releases Brand New Single, "Only Jesus"

GRAMMY-Award winning and multi-Platinum selling band CASTING CROWNS has released a brand new single, "Only Jesus." This song is the title track of the upcoming studio project to be released this fall. "Only Jesus" is available for purchase and can be heard at the digital outlets here... << Full Report >>

Bethel Music's Josh Baldwin Unveils New Song "Stand In Your Love" Today

Josh Baldwin of Bethel Music is releasing Stand In Your Lovetoday, following the initial unveiling of the song at Bethel Music’s annual “Heaven Come Conference” at Dallas’ Verizon Theatre. Penned by Baldwin alongside Rita Springer, Mark Harris and Ethan Hulse... << Full Report >>

Rhett Walker Band GRAMMY-nominated Rhett Walker Band Releases Self-Titled EP Today

GRAMMY-nominated Rhett Walker Band has released their self-titled EP today with Essential Records/Sony Music. The six-song EP features the debut single "Say Hello," and its follow-up, "Like Your Father Does," which Rhett Walker Band debuted on the Grand Ole Opry, their tenth appearance, earlier this summer... << Full Report >>

Fit For A King Premieres Anthemic New Track "When Everything Means Nothing"

Fit For A King are giving fans a look into their more vulnerable side through the release of their latest single "When Everything Means Nothing" today. The track, which is premiering with Alternative Press today touches upon the struggle of comparing yourself to other people's "highlight reels" on social media. "We just wanted people to know that no one is living a perfect life. If you're struggling through depression, anxiety, anything... << Full Report >>

ZOE Worship Drops Inaugural EP "Be Okay" Ahead of Conference

Today, as Los Angeles-based ZOE Church kicks off the awaited sophomore run of its sold out two-day mega conference, the eclectic new worship group from the popular millennial church launches their first-ever musical project hours before doors open at Zoe Conference 2018: an impassioned 4-track EP titled BE OKAY, now available on all major music streaming platforms including iTunes and Spotify... << Full Report >>

Caitie Hurst Caitie Hurst Releases Debut EP

Centricity Music artist Caitie Hurst may be a newcomer, but that hasn’t stopped her from climbing the charts and becoming a standout with her early releases.  Now the pop CCM singer is releasing her first EP, How Could I Be Silent. Featuring seven songs, all written or cowritten by Hurst, the record is... << Full Report >>

Holly Starr Holly Starr Releases New Single Featuring Matthew Parker

Artist Garden Entertainment announces the release of Holly Starr's HUMAN Remix featuring Matthew Parker. The digital single is the first of three new songs from the new HUMAN Deluxe Edition album scheduled to release to digital outlets and physical retail stores later this year... << Full Report >>

*Thursday, August 9, 2018*


Don Moen to Release First Book, "God Will Make A Way"

Don Moen - internationally renown, multi-award winning worship artist and writer - is set to release his first book God Will Make a Way: Discovering His Hope in Your Storyon October 16, 2018. The book will be published by Emanate Books, an imprint of Thomas Nelson. The book is available for pre-order now at www.DonMoenBook.com... << Full Report >>

Edward Chilungu's New Album, "SOUNDTRACKS," Available on October 12, 2018

Old Bear Records artist Edward Chilungu's new album, SoundTracks, will be releasing on October 12, 2018. “I play music as a means for me to find communion with God. I want my music to be a means that invites others to have communion with God too.” Meet Ed Chilungu. Ed is one of the most talented and interesting people that we’ve ever worked with. When you sit in a room with him while he’s composing and sharing music - two things become very evident... << Full Report >>

Metal Band Chaotic Resemblance Releases New Album, "Covenant"

Surf Metal Records metal band Chaotic Resemblance is back with their new album, Covenant. The second full length album, Covenant is the follow up to the bands 2014 release of Get the Hell Out. Like Get the Hell Out, Covenant was... << Full Report >>

*Wednesday, August 8, 2018*


Dove Awards GMA Announces Nominees for 49th Annual GMA Dove Awards, October 16 in Nashville

The Gospel Music Association (GMA) announced today the nominees for the 49th Annual GMA Dove Awards, revealed exclusively on Facebook Live with the help of Travis Greene and Francesca Battistelli. The awards show will take place on Tuesday, October 16, at Lipscomb University. Trinity Broadcasting Network (TBN) will exclusively air the show on Sunday, October 21. Voting for the final winners will run August 20 through August 27... << Full Report >>

Mosaic MSC To Release New Album "Heaven" September 14

Mosaic MSC, the cultural worship collective of Mosaic, a church movement started in the heart of Hollywood with campuses across Los Angeles, Orange County, and Mexico City, announces the release of their third career album to date and second major Essential Worship label project with “HEAVEN.” Releasing Sept. 14, 2018, the compilation is available for pre-order today featuring an exclusive pre-sale package that offers fans a special version of the album and an early access ticket code to the group’s first-ever headline... << Full Report >>

Leslie Woods Releases First New Music in Three Years

INOV8 Music Group recording artist Leslie Woods is releasing her first new music in three years with the single “Faithful to the End,” which goes for adds today at Christian INSPO/Soft AC and Christian AC-formatted radio stations. The song is also releasing to iTunes on Friday, August 31st and is now available for pre-order... << Full Report >>

*Tuesday, August 7, 2018*


Jordan Feliz Jordan Feliz Celebrates Song "The River" Going Gold

When Jordan Feliz released his debut single “The River” three years ago, he had no idea what was in store for the pop CCM song or for the next season of his musical career. Today we have the answer, as the “The River” has become RIAA-Certified Gold... << Full Report >>

Silent Planet Announces "When The End Began"

Silent Planet has announced their new record When the End Began, which will be released later this year on Solid State Records. Ahead of the record, they have released two singles, "Vanity of Sleep" and "Northern Fires... << Full Report >>

Point Of Grace Point of Grace Inducted into Oklahoma Music Hall of Fame

Joining a distinguished list of world-class artists, GRAMMY®-nominated, Platinum-selling Christian music luminaries Point of Grace were recently inducted into the Oklahoma Music Hall of Fame in Muskogee. In addition to the beloved trio, whose founding member Denise Jones hails from Norman, Oklahoma, this year’s honorees included acclaimed worship singer/songwriter Dennis Jernigan and GRAMMY®-winning gospel vocalist and pianist Smokie Norful... << Full Report >>

Planetshakers' Youth Band Planetboom Releases "LEMME TELLYA" Aug. 10

The dynamic, multi-cultural youth ministry of Planetshakers Church, Planetboom, releases its fourth single, “LEMME TELLYA,” Aug. 10 with global distribution by Venture3 Media. The declarative song conveys the goodness and greatness of God and will be available through iTunes, Spotify, Amazon Music, Apple Music, Google Play and more digital and streaming outlets internationally... << Full Report >>

*Monday, August 6, 2018*


for King & Country Kingdom Bound Festival Draws Record Crowds

Last week thousands of Christian music fans attended Kingdom Bound – one of the longest running Christian music festivals in the country and the largest in New York state. Featuring over 50 artists including GRAMMY-Winners TobyMac, for King & Country, and Casting Crowns, and located at Darien Lake Amusement and Water Park, the event featured something for everyone and drew the largest crowds seen at the festival in well over a half a decade... << Full Report >>

*Friday, August 3, 2018*


Needtobreathe NEEDTOBREATHE To Release "Acoustic Live Vol. 1" November 16

Announced via social media and a letter to fans, NEEDTOBREATHE has begun teasing their next release - a full-length live acoustic album, set to debut November 16th. Titled Acoustic Live Vol. 1, preorders have already begun. The band wrote: "Friends, Last fall, we got to do something we've never done before... a fully acoustic tour. It was something we had wanted to do for a while, and was one of the most consistent requests we got... << Full Report >>

for King & Country for KING and COUNTRY Announce Album Release Tour

Two-time GRAMMY® award-winning duo for KING & COUNTRY are bringing their acclaimed live performance to a city near you, as the band announces the Burn the Ships | Album Release Tour, presented by AEG, in support of their upcoming record. Fans will get an even closer look at the action, as the tour includes some of America's most intimate venues across the country. The 10-date trek kicks off on October 2nd and will stop in major U.S. cities like New York... << Full Report >>

Riley Clemmons Riley Clemmons' Debut Out Today Amidst Radio Disney Airplay

Heralded by a debut single (“Broken Prayers”) that raked in 16 million streams earlier this year, Riley Clemmons is dropping heranticipated self-titled debut with Capitol CMG today, Aug. 3. The wave of songs from the full length album have been received with great sonority. In addition... << Full Report >>

Phil Wickham Phil Wickham's Critically Lauded "Living Hope" Hits Today

Living Hope, the newest from worship leader Phil Wickham is available today. The 13-track release includes Wickham's hit single and the album's title track, which has already garnered support from over 40 stations, including K-LOVE, SiriusXM, Family Life Network, Star 99.1/NYC, JoyFM/St. Louis, and Shine.fm/Chicago. "Till I Found You" is also currently being played on Hot AC/CHR stations around the country, including Air 1 and SpiritFM/Tampa. Both songs have... << Full Report >>

Hillsong Kids Gears Up for Seventh Project, "Can You Believe It?"

LOS ANGELES (Aug. 3, 2018) — HILLSONG KIDS, the children’s ministry of Hillsong Church, will release its seventh career project “Can You Believe It!? – Songs of Truth” worldwide on Sept. 21. Available for pre-order today at all digital retail providers along with the single “My Best Friend,” the collection includes a digital album, CD and DVD... << Full Report >>

*Thursday, August 2, 2018*


"Russ Taff: I Still Believe" To Celebrate Redemption on the Silver Screen

Russ Taff: I Still Believe,” a gripping documentary chronicling the beloved vocalist's unparalleled musical journey and behind-the-scenes battle with alcoholism, is slated for a fall premiere in movie theaters around the country. Currently in production, the Fuseic Entertainment film is a story of hope, showcasing the multi-GRAMMY® and Dove Award-winning superstar’s ultimate embrace of God’s healing and restoration... << Full Report >>

MARK209's "Thumbprint" Release Marks a Huge Success

“THUMBPRINT” – the newest mainline album by MARK209 was officially released to more than 200 friends, family, fans, media, and industry leaders on July 17, 2018. The release party was held in the Crown Ballroom of the Millennium Maxwell House Hotel in Nashville. Proof of the quartet’s wide-spread fan base, attendees came from 15 states including New Hampshire, Texas and Oklahoma with some driving 13 hours to join the celebration... << Full Report >>

The Great Romance Releases New Single, "Stolen Me"

St. Louis area worship/rock band The Great Romance is releasing a new single today titled “Stolen Me,” an upbeat song produced by Allen Salmon, who has worked with Mute Math, Sanctus Real and others. The single is going for adds to Christian AC, Christian CHR/Hot AC-formatted radio outlet... << Full Report >>

*Wednesday, August 1, 2018*


NewSong "Greatest Hits Live Tour" To Spotlight Christian Music Icons

Bringing together a who’s who of Christian music icons for an evening of some of the biggest songs in the genre’s history, the “Greatest Hits Live Tour” is set to hit seven cities in November. Presented by GRAMMY®-nominated industry leaders NewSong, the inaugural outing will also showcase multi-GRAMMY®-nominated, Dove Award-winning artists Point of Grace, Avalon and Nicole C. Mullen, as well as GRAMMY® and Dove Award-winning singer/songwriters Bob Carlisle and Rebecca St. James... << Full Report >>

*Tuesday, July 31, 2018*


Jekalyn Carr Jekalyn Carr Releases New Single "It's Yours" To Radio

Chart-topping recording artist Jekalyn Carr has released the second radio single "It's Yours" from her Billboard No.1 album One Nation Under God to Gospel radio. This week the song is the No.1 Most Added Song, No.2 Most Increased Song at Gospel Radio. Additionally the song new & active this week... << Full Report >>

*Monday, July 30, 2018*


Andrew Peterson Andrew Peterson Announces 19th Annual Behold The Lamb Of God Tour

Dove Award-nominated recording artist, songwriter, filmmaker and award-winning author Andrew Peterson announces his 19th Annual Behold The Lamb Of God tour sponsored by International Justice Mission and The Rabbit Room. Logging multiple sold-out events each year since its inception in 2000, the Christmas tour has become a yearly tradition for Peterson and his band, as well as families and churches... << Full Report >>

RCA/Legacy Records Set To Release Elvis Presley - "Where No One Stands Alone" Friday, August 10

RCA/Legacy Recordings, a division of Sony Music Entertainment, will release Elvis Presley – Where No One Stands Alone, a new Elvis album celebrating the artist’s everlasting love of gospel music, on Friday, August 10... << Full Report >>

Acclaimed Magician Justin Flom To Spearhead “Make Magic Share Joy Tour”

Globally recognized magic powerhouse Justin Flom will unite with Compassion International for a family friendly night of wonders, thrills and excitement on the upcoming “Make Magic Share Joy Tour.” The television and celebrity lauded magician will be bringing a special night of up close action alongside a personal sharing of how a bold step of faith changed everything. The “Make Magic Share Joy Tour” will visit... << Full Report >>

*Friday, July 27, 2018*


Phil Wickham Phil Wickham Surprised with Plaque for RIAA Platinum Certified "This Is Amazing Grace"

While recording with Spotify at Sound Stage Studios in Nashville, Tenn., Phil Wickham was surprised by FairTrade Services and long-time management, BrickHouse Entertainment with an RIAA certified platinum (1 million single sales & streams) plaque for his landmark song, "This Is Amazing Grace." The plaque was presented to Wickham while recording exclusive songs for the Spotify Singles program at Sound Stage Studios on Music Row... << Full Report >>

Joel Vaughn Drops New EP "Control Vol. 1" Today

Control Vol. 1 by pop artist Joel Vaughn, is out now on DREAM Records.  The five-song EP album is a beautiful representation of Joel's evolution as an artist.  He co-produced songs on the album with Patrick Mayberry, Justin Morgan and Carter Frodge and co-wrote with Ross King, Benji Cowart, Justin Morgan, Paul Duncan, Patrick Mayberry, Daniel Doss, Carter Frodge, and Rebekah White... << Full Report >>

*Thursday, July 26, 2018*


The Gray Havens Reveal "Storehouse" Single and New Album Release Date

Artist Garden Entertainment announces the release of “Storehouse,”  the new digital single from husband/wife duo, The Gray Havens. The new single releases to all digital music outlets on Friday, July 27.  Produced by Ben Shive (Colony House, Ellie Holcomb), “Storehouse” gives another peak at The Gray Havens forthcoming album release. The duo... << Full Report >>

Pat Barrett's Debut Album Available Now

Bowyer & Bow / Captiol Christian Music Group newcomer, Pat Barrett's full-length, self-titled debut is available now. This singer/songwriter and worship leader already has a celebrated 15-year career, but this is the first time he's released anything as a solo artist. Barrett is the flagship artist on GRAMMY® Award winner Chris Tomlin's imprint record label, Bowyer & Bow, in partnership with Capitol Christian Music Group... << Full Report >>

David and Nicole Binion Invite Listeners To "Dwell" In God's Presence With New Live Album

Integrity Music announces the August 3 global release of David & Nicole Binion’s Dwell: A Live Worship Experience, a 14-track immersion in Spirit-sensitive, multi-cultural and multi-generational worship. Recorded live at TBN’s Dallas studios where the Binions serve as guest hosts for the network’s “Praise!” program, Dwell invites worshipers to do just that: put aside distractions and dwell... << Full Report >>

Fit For A King Premieres New Song "Backbreaker"

Metalcore band Fit For A King have just dropped their newest anthem "Backbreaker", which is premiering on Kerrang! now. Listen to the heavy-hitting track HERE. This is FFAK's third single off of their forthcoming full-length album Dark Skies out on... << Full Report >>

*Wednesday, July 25, 2018*


Ryan Stevenson Ryan Stevenson Debuts "No Matter What" Music Video

Last night K-LOVE online debuted Ryan Stevenson's music video for his current single and title track of his newest album, No Matter What  (Gotee Records). Click below to watch the new music video of this hit single... << Full Report >>

Koryn Hawthorne Celebrates Five No. 1s This Week on the Charts

Rising star Koryn Hawthorne celebrates with her fans around the world as her debut album Unstoppable, which was released on July 13th, sparks a slate of #1s on the latest Gospel charts. The album debuted at #1 on Billboard’s Top Gospel Albums chart, and garnered... << Full Report >>

Crossroads Celebrates Albums' Success

Crossroads Music’s Skyland Records and Sonlite Records labels are celebrating two brand new chart-topping releases, Reach by the Jordan Family Band and A Million Miles by Sunday Drive.

The Christian Music Trade Association (CMTA) compiles a weekly album sales chart for Billboard® Music and with the week ending July 19... << Full Report >>



*Tuesday, July 24, 2018*


Run51 Partners With DREAM Records

DREAM Records is excited to partner with Run51. Jason "JB" Burris, Chaz Miles, J. Scott, Lance "Shellz" Shelton, Jeremy "JGreenChords", Crystal Whiteaker and Genie Uribe make up this talented collective. The group strongly identifies with the athletic culture and a desire to perform well as members are former collegiate athletes too. The group get's their name from 1 Corinthians 9:24 (“Don’t you realize that in a race everyone runs, but only one person gets the... << Full Report >>

Audrey Assad Audrey Assad to Produce Sarah Kroger's First Full-Length Album

Acclaimed singer, songwriter and author Audrey Assad adds “producer” to her long list of credits, producing not only her current, 5-star-acclaimed Evergreen, but also now extending her talents to worship artist Sarah Kroger. Assad will produce Kroger’s third recording and first full-length album, Bloom, slated to release fall 2018 and available to preorder now from... << Full Report >>

*Monday, July 23, 2018*


The Young Escape Drops Brand New Single “Love Me Like You” Featuring nobigdyl.

"Love Me Like You," the newest single from The Young Escape, is now available. Featuring nobigdyl., the song released this past Friday, and is set to impact radio on Aug. 3rd, following "neverfade" and their debut single, “Good Life.” Known for crafting energetic pop music with a dance/electronic edge, the new track delivers dynamic... << Full Report >>

Chuckie Perez Signs New Management Deal

The multi-talented Chuckie Perez, the Christian singer/songwriter, recording artist, TV host and music and TV producer who is also known as Chuckie P., has signed a management agreement with McLaughlin Music Group International (MMGI). Effective immediately, MMGI will handle management duties for Perez and his show, “The Chuckie Perez Show,” which airs on JUCE... << Full Report >>

*Friday, July 20, 2018*


John Tibbs Releases New Single, "Dear Hate," Today

Singer/songwriter and GMA Dove Award® nominee John Tibbs announces the release of his latest single, "Dear Hate." Co-written and originally recorded by GRAMMY® Award winner and country music star Maren Morris, Tibbs decided there was no better time for him to record the song than now... << Full Report >>

Mandisa Mandisa's "Girls Night Live Tour" To Be One-Of-A-Kind Evening For Women

GRAMMY® winner Mandisa is inviting her longtime friends Blanca, Jasmine Murray and Candace Payne (author, speaker, viral sensation “Chewbacca Mom”) for "Girls Night Live," an extraordinary evening aimed at strengthening female community. Envisioned to be a night of women encouraging women about matters that affect women, “Girls Night Live Tour” will include music, humor, worship and prayer. Noted for her... << Full Report >>

toby Announcing TobyMac and DiverseCity Band: The Theatre Tour

Coming in November ... the “TobyMac & DiverseCity Band: The Theatre Tour” with special guest Ryan Stevenson. Offering an unprecedented, intimate music experience, the 12-city run will traverse the east coast and midwest including stops in Texas, Virginia, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Louisiana and more. Tickets for will go on sale Friday July 27th via tobymactour.com... << Full Report >>

Comedian John Crist Announces Nationwide "The Human Being" Tour

Comedian and internet sensation John Crist has announced "The Human Being" Tour, in partnership with Premier Productions. Kicking off this September, the coast-to-coast tour will visit Dallas, Los Angeles, Tampa, Colorado Springs and more, hitting over 40 markets throughout the U.S. This is the follow-up to Crist’s completely sold out "Captive Thoughts" Tour from Fall 2017. Each night will include opener Dustin Nickerson or Mike Goodwin, as well as a special guest from Crist's videos (varies by tour date). Known for... << Full Report >>

Riley Clemmons Premieres "Hold On" Music Video

Riley Clemmons' empowering music video for "Hold On" premiered exclusively on Ashton Kutcher's positive storytelling aPlus.com yesterday. Featuring a Beats by Dre brand partnership, the video, featured on the homepage of aPlus.com, conveys a message of hope and perseverance to fans, with shots of Clemmons facing adversity head on, running through rain, fire and darkness to ultimately cross the finish line... << Full Report >>

Austin French Drops New Single "Born Again" Alongside New Video

"Born Again," the latest track from contemporary pop artist Austin French, is available today. Off the singer's anticipated album, Wide Open, the song is set to impact Christian radio on Aug. 24th as the second single from the record, following his debut hit “Freedom Hymn,” which hit top 10. Inspired by the stories of close friends, French was reminded that being a Christian is so much more than a status - that being born again means a new start and ultimately new life. "Born Again" is now available here... << Full Report >>

*Wednesday, July 18, 2018*


toby TobyMac Releases New Single, "Everything"

7X GRAMMY® winner TobyMac is sharing “Everything,” an unexpected new song released last night at midnight EST. The new, infectious tune was penned by TobyMac and will go for radio adds on Aug. 10. “Everything” follows “I just need U.” which marked TobyMac’s biggest single in six years soaring quickly to the top of the radio charts and Billboard's Hot Christian Songs Chart... << Full Report >>

Fireflight Fireflight Releases "Die Free" Single August 3

Grammy and Dove Award-nominated Fireflight releases its next hard-driving, barn-burner “Die Free” Aug. 3 to radio and digital retail outlets internationally. The single features Fireflight cofounders Dawn Michele (vocals), Wendy Drennen (bass, backing vocals) and Glenn Drennen (guitar) along with Disciple’s lead vocalist Kevin Young... << Full Report >>

Manafest Reloads with a Remix Record via Pledge Music

Singer/rapper/songwriter/author/skater Manafest pushes musical boundaries, creating an uplifting, seamless blur between the spectrums of rap, hip-hop, rock and pop while selling 370,000-plus albums.  He was recently featured on Facebook’s success stories for his unique marketing strategies of his music to new fans. His most popular song Impossible is about to hit 10 million streams on Spotify and he’s played over 1,000 events logged over four continents and garnering five Juno and five GMA Dove Award nominations along... << Full Report >>

*Tuesday, July 17, 2018*


Mark Schultz Announces New Project, "Follow"

Mark Schultz - esteemed and beloved singer/songwriter - is busy placing the final touches on his first full-length project in six years, Follow. Set to release August 17, 2018, the album features Schultz's brand new songs "Hope is Rising," "Time Goes So Fast," "Psalm 91" and others, as well as his timeless fan-favorites such as the worship anthems "God of Glory" and "I Am."... << Full Report >>

Inspiration Worship Releases Full-Length Debut Album, "Powerful," Aug. 31 From Radiate Music

New Radiate Music artist and Michigan-based Inspiration Worship, featuring songwriter, vocalist and cancer survivor Linda Doane, globally releases its full-length debut Powerful Aug. 31 from Radiate Music. The new, 12-song album that carries Linda’s mission to share the gospel and God’s power in her life, will be available at iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon.com, Spotify and more digital and streaming outlets everywhere... << Full Report >>

*Monday, July 16, 2018*


for King & Country for KING & COUNTRY's Single "joy." Hits Top 5 Billboard Hot Christian Songs Chart

The already glimmering star continues to shine for two-time Grammy® award-winning duo for KING & COUNTRY and their new single, “joy.” The song was included on USA Today/The Tennessean’s “Best Songs of the Year” (so far) all-genre list, proclaiming “’joy.’ is an infectious, upbeat anthem about choosing to be joyful in the face of hardship. The video, co-starring Candace Cameron Bure... << Full Report >>

Bethel Music’s Brian Johnson To Unveil New Book "When God Becomes Real" Nov. 13

Opening with a panic-filled breakdown that rattled him for six months in 2015, Brian Johnson’s new book When God Becomes Real (Nov. 13) journeys readers through the darkest times of his life as he battled depression and anxiety head-on. The personal book draws back to the origins of his relationship with God and the fear that riddled him throughout parts of his youth. The husband and father of four dives into breaking strongholds when... << Full Report >>

Francesca Battistelli Francesca Battistelli Announces "The Breakup Tour" For This Fall

ollowing the recent release of her brand new single and video, “The Breakup Song,” (Curb/Word Entertainment), multiple award-winning artist Francesca Battistelli is announcing plans to headline The Breakup Tour this fall, headed to 12 cities during the month of October with special guest Stars Go Dim. Presented by Compassion International, the tour heads out in mid-October and will make stops in Oklahoma, Texas, Kentucky, Illinois, Michigan, Wisconsin, Ohio, Pennsylvania and more... << Full Report >>

PULSE Brings the Gospel to TX Motor Speedway

Two years after the historic Together event on the National Mall that drew hundreds of thousands to worship Jesus and pray for the country, PULSE is announcing the lineup for Together 2018: Texas Motor Speedway.
 
On October 20-21, PULSE will bring together an exciting list of speakers, pastors, and artists to call and equip the next generation to move closer to one another, Jesus, and the world He loves in the Dallas/Ft. Worth NASCAR venue that can hold nearly a quarter of a million people. A free event open to the public, Together 2018 will feature prayer... << Full Report >>

Vocal Few Release Video for "Stay"

Vocal Few have released the third song from their Grand Pre EP, coming August 17th. A Story Behind Stay - "We landed in Grand Pre, NS after two months of travel with our family. The idea of stopping was difficult for our psyche to process, as we had been moving, literally and figuratively, for almost two... << Full Report >>

*Friday, July 13, 2018*


Lauren Daigle Two Time Grammy Nominee Lauren Daigle Returns with New Album, Single, and Tour

Two-time GRAMMY Award nominee Lauren Daigle is back. After bursting onto the scene in 2015 with her platinum selling debut album How Can It Be, Lauren returns with a brand new album, Look Up Child, a new single “You Say”, and a 40-city tour presented by AEG. The album is now available for preorder through Amazon, iTunes, and with every ticket purchase for Lauren’s headline tour. Exclusive presale packages are also available at www.LaurenDaigle.com... << Full Report >>

Newsboys Newsboys United Tour Adds 40 Fall Dates

Playing to capacity audiences during a history-making string of spring and summer shows, the unprecedented “Newsboys United Tour” has been extended through the end of the year. Encompassing 40 more U.S. cities this fall, an initial slate of dates was announced today, with additional shows forthcoming. Click here for the "Newsboys United Tour" schedule. 
 
Showcasing “all the hits... under one roof... for one tour,” the... << Full Report >>

Jesus Culture Set to Release Live Album August 31

Jesus Culture and Capitol Christian Music Group announce the upcoming release of the new live worship album, Living With A Fire, releasing August 31. There are three new songs (Freedom," "Center of Your Love" and "Living With A Fire") available from the forthcoming album along with the digital pre-order here.  Also debuting today is the live video for the song "Freedom," click below to view... << Full Report >>

Jesus Culture to Bring "Living With A Fire" Tour to Nearly 20 Markets This Fall

Jesus Culture has announced the "Living With A Fire" Tour, the namesake of the worship collective's anticipated album. Hitting the road this October, the tour will hit nearly 20 markets across the country including Seattle, Chicago, San Antonio, Boston and more. Promoted and produced by Premier Productions, the tour features Jesus Culture members Kim Walker-Smith, Chris Quilala, Bryan & Katie Torwalt and Chris McClarney, as well as Jesus Culture founder Banning Liebscher and Pastor Nathan... << Full Report >>

Hillsong Worship Releases "There Is More: Studio Sessions" EP Today

Today, multi-platinum selling and Billboard No. 1 worship team, Hillsong Worship, releases their brand new studio EP “There Is More: Studio Sessions.” The 6-track compilation follows on the heels of their chart-topping, full-length album “There Is More” and fastest-growing single in church history (“What A Beautiful Name”) that earned the group its first career GRAMMY® Award win earlier this year. In support of the project, the Australia-based collective will... << Full Report >>

*Wednesday, July 11, 2018*


Martin Smith's "Love Song For A City," Recorded Live In 11 Countries, Releases To Global Audience

Integrity Music announces the global release of Love Song For A City, the first live album from groundbreaking British worship artist, songwriter and producer Martin Smith. Featuring 13 tracks recorded in 11 countries across an 18-month span, the project captures the passion and excitement of thousands of worshipers representing different cultures, ages and church backgrounds. Love Song For A City includes worship favorites like “Majesty” from Smith’s days as... << Full Report >>

MercyMe MercyMe's "Grace Got You" Tops Multiple Radio Formats

Summer continues to heat up for multi-platinum selling band MercyMe with their latest single, “Grace Got You” Feat. John Reuben, taking over the No. 1 spots at Billboard Christian Airplay (BDS), AC Monitored and AC Indicator charts as well as the Mediabase Christian Audience chart. The winsome single has accumulated 12.6 million streams to date, and has been featured in key playlists including Apple Music’s A-List Christian, Spotify’s Top Christian and... << Full Report >>

Sadie Robertson and Friends Gear Up For Third Annual Live Original 2018 Tour

Created by Sadie Robertson (Duck Dynasty/Dancing with the Stars), what began as a calling has blossomed into a blog, book, Bible study, clothing and accessory line and the annual Live Original Tour. Since its launch in 2016, the tour aims to empower a generation to boldly walk in the freedom of who they were created to be in Christ. In 2017, the tour visited 16 cities–14 of which were completely sold out, reaching over 20,000 people... << Full Report >>

Fit For A King Premiere New Video For "The Price Of Agony"

Dallas metalcore band Fit For A King has teamed up with Revolver for the premiere of their music video for "The Price Of Agony". Watch the video, which tackles the band's political views HERE. The track is the second single off of the band's forthcoming full-length album Dark Skies, which is set for release... << Full Report >>

Pat Barrett's Debut Album Pre-Order Available Now

Bowyer & Bow / Captiol Christian Music Group newcomer, Pat Barrett, is readying for his full-length, self-titled debut on July 20th. This singer/songwriter and worship leader already has a celebrated 15-year career, but this will be the first time he's released anything as a solo artist. Barrett is the flagship artist on GRAMMY® Award winner Chris Tomlin's imprint record label, Bowyer & Bow, in partnership with Capitol Christian Music Group... << Full Report >>

*Tuesday, July 10, 2018*


FCM Songs Inks Publishing Deal With Swedish Singer, Songwriter Tommy Iceland

FCM Songs and GRAMMY® winner Seth Mosley are announcing the recent signing of Sweden-based singer, songwriter Tommy Iceland. Tommy's catalog already includes cuts with major artists like We Are Messengers, Stars Go Dim, David Leonard... << Full Report >>

Rawsrvnt Releases "On the Line (feat. Japhia Life)" Video

Eddy "Rawsrvnt" Puyol is putting it all on the line. "My life is literally unraveling in front of the public's eyes. I don't know exactly how to maneuver, share, or talk about it - but it hurts. And as raw and honest as I've always been both on and off the stage, it makes sense that people hear it directly from me," Eddy "Rawsrvnt" Puyol said... << Full Report >>

Randy Seedorff Releases New Music Video for No. 1 Single

A video for “From the Inside Out,” the No. 1 single from veteran singer/songwriter and worship leader Randy Seedorff, is available today on YouTube. In addition to YouTube, the song has been... << Full Report >>

*Monday, July 9, 2018*


Zahna is "Red For War" with RockFest Records Solo Debut

Red For War, the highly anticipated solo debut from acclaimed female rocker Zahna, is set to bow August 17 from RockFest Records. Produced by Joshua Bertrand of Christian rock innovators and Billboard hitmakers Random Hero, the 10-song set is an in-your-face battle cry documenting a season of challenges for the artist... << Full Report >>

Gospel Group Zion's Joy! Receives Apology From Facebook Following Media Coverage of Music Video Ban

Gospel group Zion’s Joy! made news headlines last week after Facebook took down the music video for their new single, “What Would Heaven Look Like” - the title track from their upcoming album from Habakkuk Music/InGrooves/Universal. Earlier this month, Facebook flagged the video as “political content” and blocked the video from the social... << Full Report >>

MARK209 to Release New Recording, "Thumbprint"

Award-winning Nashville-based quartet  MARK209 has just completed recording their first mainline album in 4 years.  “Thumbprint” is scheduled to release July 17 at the band’s CD Release Party in Nashville, Tennessee.   This album features14 songs in the musical styles that have made the band a favorite among fans and welcome at many diverse venues... << Full Report >>

Atlanta-Based Natasha Phillips Releases New Single

Atlanta-based artist Natasha Phillips is releasing a new single today. The song, “Run To You,” goes for adds at Christian AC and Christian CHR/Hot AC- formatted radio outlets... << Full Report >>

*Friday, July 6, 2018*


Neon Feather Releases New Single, "Between U and Me"

Contemporary Christian EDM artist Neon Feather has released his latest song, “Between U & Me,” available now on all streaming outlets.

The digital single was written by Neon with Jilian Linklater and frontman of former Warner Bros. band Melee, Chris Cron, who leads the track’s vocals. 

“Between U & Me” follows Neon’s previous releases, “The Long Way Home” (feat. David Dunn), “City Lights” (feat. Mitch Wong)... << Full Report >>



GAWVI Releases New Single "Fight For Me" Featuring Lecrae

Today GAWVI releases his new single “Fight For Me,” now available for purchase and streaming at all DSPs via Reach Records... << Full Report >>

Vocal Few Release Video for "To The Ocean"

Vocal Few have released the second song from their Grand Pre EP, coming August 17th. “To the Ocean” is a traveling song, with a little tongue-in-cheek reference for our friends... << Full Report >>

Lexi Releases All-New "Just Listen: The Remixes" EP Today

Lexi’s continued success with her current album, JUST LISTEN, generates new remix EP Just Listen: The Remixes available digitally today ( https://Lexi.lnk.to/remixEP) . The remix EP includes fresh versions of top tracks from the new album, and Lexi shared the original and charming cartoon cover on her social platforms page... << Full Report >>

*Thursday, July 5, 2018*


Facebook Bans Faith-Based Music Video from Gospel Group Zion's Joy!

In mid-June, Gospel group Zion’s Joy! quietly released a music video for their new single, “What Would Heaven Look Like” - the title track from their upcoming album from Habakkuk Music/InGrooves/Universal.  On or about July 1st, with over 12,000 views and climbing, Facebook deleted the video without warning or notification. Attempts to reach Facebook to find a resolution were unsuccessful... << Full Report >>

*Wednesday, July 4, 2018*


Ric Sincere's "Beyond Belief" To Release August 28

Ric Sincere, co-host of the popular Trackstarz podcast series, reveals the cover art, tracklisting and release date for his forthcoming solo debut Beyond Belief. The set now available for pre-order on Apple Music will be released on Aug. 28... << Full Report >>

*Monday, July 2, 2018*


toby TobyMac Rocks Full Crowd At FOX and Friends' All-American Summer Concert Series

7X GRAMMY® winner TobyMac performed some of his hits, including his latest chart-topper “I just need U.” for a packed crowd at Friday's FOX & Friends’ All-American Summer Concert Series. The multi-platinum selling artist played the FOX News Plaza in between a non-stop tour run, and found time to stick around for a fun appearance... << Full Report >>

*Friday, June 29, 2018*


for King & Country for KING and COUNTRY Announce Their New Album "Burn The Ships," Due Out Oct. 5

Two-time GRAMMY® award-winning duo for KING & COUNTRY will release their full-length album, Burn the Ships, on October 5th. The time since their last studio album has clearly been time well spent, as Burn the Ships’ debut single “joy.” has given the group their first ever appearance on Billboard’s All Genre Digital Song Sales Chart... << Full Report >>

Lauren Daigle Redjett Management Presents: "VOICES An Evening of Humor and Song"

Redjett Management announces a special evening of songs and stories that will benefit Musicians On Call on August 02, 2018 at the historic Franklin Theatre. Redjett's family of artists - Lauren Daigle, Sadie Robertson, Chris McClarney, Cody Carnes and Hollyn - will lend their time and talent to showcase the healing power of music. "VOICES: AN EVENING OF HUMOR AND SONG" will be hosted by author and speaker... << Full Report >>

MAE Announces Re-signing with Tooth and Nail Records

American rock band, MAE, has re-signed to Tooth & Nail Records. They will be releasing their highly anticipated record, produced by lead vocalist Dave Elkins, this fall on the label. The band released their first two records, Destination: Beautiful and The Everglow as well as previous EPs on Tooth & Nail, and is very excited to return to their roots... << Full Report >>

Phil Wickham Phil Wickham's Awaited "Living Hope" To Bow Aug. 3

Phil Wickham will deliver his first, full-length, new album in two years on Aug. 3, aptly titled Living Hope (Fair Trade Services). The new collection of music was heralded by the church resounding "Living Hope," vastly streamed "Till I Found You" and just released "Great Things." Living Hope's impetus centers around Wickham's desire to serve the local church. The focus aligns with his role as a worship leader at Harvest Christian Fellowship... << Full Report >>

*Thursday, June 28, 2018*


Matt Maher The Bible Tour Returns This Fall

In partnership with ChildFund, the popular Bible Tour returns this fall, visiting 14 markets around the U.S. Now in its fourth year, this not-to-be-missed live concert worship event will feature music from award-winning artists Matt Maher, Natalie Grant, Andrew Peterson, Daniel & Harvest Bashta, and Steven Malcolm... << Full Report >>

Newsboys Newsboys Tour Europe

Proclaiming “We Believe” that “God’s Not Dead,” GRAMMY®-nominated, Platinum-selling Newsboys brought their signature sound to Europe earlier this month, appearing at history-making events in Scotland and Italy... << Full Report >>

*Wednesday, June 27, 2018*


Canyon Hills Worship Signs To DREAM Worship

Washington worship team, Canyon Hills Worship has signed with DREAM Label Group's worship division, DREAM Worship.  The worship ministry behind Canyon Hills Community Church will begin releasing it's fresh expression and ground breaking sound beginning in September... << Full Report >>

Israel Houghton Six-time Grammy Winner Israel Houghton Kicks Off The Road to DeMaskUs Tour!

Six-time GRAMMY® winning chart topper ISRAEL HOUGHTON kicks off “The Road to DeMaskUs Tour,” launching the twelve-city tour in Chicago, IL beginning Thursday September 27th, with tickets for select cities on sale now. Inviting fans along to explore a new journey on “The Road to DeMaskUs Tour,” in support of his upcoming solo album Road to DeMaskUs out September 21st, Houghton’s fall tour continues to... << Full Report >>

Bryan Popin Honored at Annual ASCAP Rhythm and Soul Awards for Hit Gospel Song "I Got Out"

This past weekend, Billboard No.1 independent recording artist, songwriter and producer Bryan Popin was honored for his chart-topping hit gospel song "I Got Out" at ASCAP’s signature urban music event, the 31st Annual ASCAP Rhythm & Soul Music Awards in Los Angeles at the The Beverly Wilshire... << Full Report >>

*Tuesday, June 26, 2018*


toby TobyMac To Take Over FOX & Friends' All-American Summer Concert Series This Friday

Multi-platinum selling artist TobyMac will be center stage at Friday’s FOX & Friends' All-American Summer Concert Series in New York City. “I just need U.” is among the hits he is scheduled to perform with the DiverseCity Band. The popular song marks the 7X GRAMMY® winner's biggest single in six years which soared quickly to... << Full Report >>

Trinity Releases 1st U.S. Single, “Alive Again,” July 13

Making its mark on the international music scene, awards-winning, Netherlands-based, eclectic worship band Trinity releases its first radio single into the U.S., “Alive Again,” July 13 through their newly signed agreement with The Fuel Music for global distribution and marketing. “Alive Again” will be available at iTunes... << Full Report >>

Integrity Music Welcomes Worship Artist Martin Smith, Announces Release Of Smith's First Live Album

Integrity Music welcomes renowned British worship artist, songwriter and producer Martin Smith and announces the July 13 release of Smith’s first live album, Love Song For A City. Whether as frontman of the groundbreaking modern worship band Delirious?, lead singer of Army Of Bones or performing solo, Smith has been involved with almost every aspect of the modern worship... << Full Report >>

Integrity Music Welcomes Renowned Worship Leaders, Husband/Wife Ministry Team David and Nicole Binion

Integrity Music welcomes renowned worship leaders David and Nicole Binion, signing the husband/wife ministry team to a publishing and recording agreement with their first project, a live album recorded at TBN studios in Dallas, Texas, releasing in August... << Full Report >>

Nomis "Rhodes to Rome" Releases Today

Indie rapper/producer Nomis releases his latest album today, Rhodes to Rome. There's an old idiom that states, "all roads lead to Rome". Meaning, the same outcome will be reached from a multitude of methods or approaches. In the last few years, Nomis has struggled with the set backs, and pain he's faced in both life and his musical career. Suffering from the desire to go back and change the decisions that led to this point. From the fear of possibly loosing a child, to not... << Full Report >>

*Monday, June 25, 2018*


Lauren Daigle Lauren Daigle's "How Can It Be" Certified Platinum

Centricity Music is thrilled to announce that Lauren Daigle’s debut album, How Can It Be, has been officially certified Platinum by the RIAA. Released in 2015, How Can It Be is one of only five albums in the Christian genre to attain Platinum status since 2003, and the first from a female artist since 2001... << Full Report >>

Austin French Releases Upbeat Summer Anthem "Good Feeling" alongside Brand-New Video

"Good Feeling," the newest upbeat summer anthem from Fair Trade Services' artist Austin French is now available. Alongside the drop, inspired by Romans 15:13, comes a lyric video for "Good Feeling" which captures the joyful message of the song... << Full Report >>

Jeremy Camp Jeremy Camp and Matthew West Join Forces on The Answer/All In Tour This Fall

GRAMMY®-nominated and Dove Award-winning artists Jeremy Camp and Matthew West are partnering this fall on The Answer / All In Tour, headed to 20 U.S. cities during the months of October and November. The tour marks the first time the two critically-acclaimed, chart-topping artists have co-headlined their own tour together, creating an unprecedented experience for concert attendees getting to see them share the stage for an energy-filled... << Full Report >>

*Friday, June 22, 2018*


Plumb Plumb Partners with Centricity to Release New Album, "Beautifully Broken"

Centricity Music is excited to announce its new partnership with Dove Award-winning artist PLUMB for her 8th studio album, BEAUTIFULLY BROKEN, released today on all digital outlets. Produced by Jeremy Redmon (Big Daddy Weave), the 11-track album showcases a powerful theme of releasing shame and trusting God’s love, amidst our flaws and insecurities. Among the songs is the... << Full Report >>

Riley Clemmons To Deliver Self-Titled, Full-Length Debut On Aug. 3 With Capitol CMG

Riley Clemmons will release her awaited first full-length project with Capitol CMG on Aug. 3. The LP brimming with perspective and clarity was heralded by the breakthrough hit “Broken Prayers” and newly released “Better For It.” Among the initial dozen tracks found on the... << Full Report >>

Peabod Releases Debut Album, "Healthy Snacks"

Centricity Music artist PEABOD is offering a serving of musical veggies, with the release of his debut album Healthy Snacks. Produced, recorded, and engineered by the artist himself, the unique hip-hop album is available now on all digital outlets... << Full Report >>

Lecrae Lecrae & Zaytoven Release Joint Project "Let The Trap Say Amen" June 22

GRAMMY Award-winning recording artist, Lecrae, releases a special mixtape project, Let The Trap Say Amen, with fellow GRAMMY Award-winning producer, Zaytoven, today (June 22) via Reach Records. Let The Trap Say Amen is available now for streaming and purchase at all digital retailers... << Full Report >>

Weathered Sign To Facedown Records

With three EP releases under their belt, Weathered have joined the Facedown Family adding a refined, superbly crafted debut LP to their discography. In their new album Stranger Here, Weathered reveals perfectly counterbalanced subtleties of shoe-gaze with ample alt rock allure. The sing-alongable choruses and cathartic vocal hooks, especially on songs like “Forget About Me” and “Lying In Wait,” give the album a relaxed, familiar feel... << Full Report >>

Matthew West Matthew West Releases Special Version of Latest Chart-Topping Album "All In"

4X GRAMMY® nominee Matthew West released a special version of his chart-topping album All In today, featuring five brand-new acoustic tracks. West’s most personal album to date, the critically lauded All In contains songs that heavily reflect the personal stories of West and his desire to go "all in" in every area of his life including faith, family and relationships. The new tracks included on the redelivered version include the title track “All In,” “Jesus & You,” “The Beautiful Things We Miss,” “Mercy Is A Song” and the No. 1 hit song... << Full Report >>

*Wednesday, June 20, 2018*


Zach Williams Zach Williams Receives Riaa Gold Certification Plaque For Hit Song "Chain Breaker"

Earlier this year Provident Label Group/Sony Music proudly announced that Zach Williams' record-breaking single, "Chain Breaker," became RIAA Certified Gold. Earlier this week in Nashville, Williams was presented with the official gold plaque, surrounded by his family, management, label team and fellow songwriters Mia Fieldes and Jonathan Smith... << Full Report >>

*Tuesday, June 19, 2018*


Crowder 2nd Annual "Big Church Night Out" Tour to Feature Crowder, Jordan Feliz, Sarah Reeves

Whether it’s the church around the corner or a church on the other side of the globe, we all connect to God in different ways. "Big Church Night Out" is a celebration of the beauty and diversity of the many different ways we worship while uniting behind the one thing that unites us all. It’s a night of worship, entertainment, music, prayer, laughter, art, reflection, and so much more. Whether coming alone, loading up the entire family or a bringing a church group, this night... << Full Report >>

Planetshakers Band Releases "Heaven On Earth Part Two" July 13

Internationally recognized praise band Planetshakers recorded Heaven On Earth Part Two during Planetshakers Kingdom Conference, held in Melbourne, Australia April 4-7, 2018 at... << Full Report >>

*Monday, June 18, 2018*


NF NF Announces Fall 2018 North American Headline Tour

Following unprecedented success on the charts, on tour, online, and on his own terms, platinum-certified Michigan rapper NF shares a brand-new track entitled “WHY” today along with its music video. Watch it HERE. It marks the first new music from the artist since the 2017 release of his chart-dominating third full-length album... << Full Report >>

*Friday, June 15, 2018*


Francesca Battistelli Francesca Battistelli Drops New Song, Music Video Today, "The Breakup Song"

Multi award-winning artist Francesca Battistelli is back and is ready to break up...with fear. Her new song, aptly titled "The Breakup Song" (Curb | Word Entertainment) makes its debut today on all digital outlets. A music video for the song also just premiered on... << Full Report >>

Nashville Hip Hop Artist nobigdyl. Releases New Album

Nashville hip-hop artist nobigdyl. has released SOLAR, his second full-length album and first on Capitol CMG. Out today, SOLAR features 12 tracks that explore his journey from darkness into the light. Lead singles “enemies?,” twenty eighteen.,” and “psycho heart!” have all garnered praise from outlets such as NYLON Magazine, Ebro Darden on Beats 1, and the... << Full Report >>

Gideon Announces Summer Headline Tour

Alabama hardcore band Gideon has announced a summer headline tour, beginning on August 10th in Columbia, SC. Joining them will be Polaris, Varials, Nothing Left (on select dates), and Chamber. Tickets are on-sale... << Full Report >>

The Voice Finalist Koryn Hawthorne Debut Album "Unstoppable" Available for Pre-Order

Chart-topper and former “The Voice” finalist Koryn Hawthorne, rolls out a vital force of musical energy to lift up and fuel fans on her upcoming debut album Unstoppable, out July 13th. Available for pre-order today, Hawthorne reveals the track list for her 10-song album, with the #1 hit single “Won’t He Do It” (Remix)... << Full Report >>

Chris McClarney's New Album BREAKTHROUGH Releases Today, June 15

Breakthrough, the sophomore live project from Jesus Culture artist Chris McClarney, is out now (Capitol CMG). The ten-song album was recorded live in Sacramento, CA at Jesus Culture Church and is the follow-up to McClarney's critically-acclaimed 2015 debut with Capitol CMG/Jesus Culture Everything And Nothing Less... << Full Report >>

Trap Theology Artist Plain James Joins Hisstory Music Group & Releases Free Single

Trap Theology Ambassador Plain James is excited to release his debut single on Hisstory "Trap Hisstory" available for Free Download today via Noisetrade. James showcases his lyrical ability over a hard-hitting trap reggae beat produced by Germaine Martel.  ... << Full Report >>

Lecrae Lecrae and Zaytoven Release "Plugged In"

Lecrae and Zaytoven release “Plugged In,” the latest offering from their special joint mixtape, Let The Trap Say Amen. “I’ve been in the game for a while. The biggest accolades aren’t the Grammys for me. It’s creating opportunities for people. Plugged In is me giving back some game... << Full Report >>

Electro-Pop/Dance Artist GAWVI Releases New Single "SLINGSHOT"

Dove-award winning, electro-pop/dance artist, GAWVI, releases his new single “SLINGSHOT” today, now available for purchase and streaming via Reach Records... << Full Report >>

Matthew West Matthew West Presses Pause on Life's Precious Moments With Personal New Video

Four-time GRAMMY® Nominee Matthew West recently released the lyric video for "The Beautiful Things We Miss," off his latest, All In.  Written as a reflection of the symmetry of West's own life and career, the lyric video presses pause on life’s most precious moments for West – being a husband and dad, and is composed of a montage of personal photos of West and his wife Emily, along with their two daughters, Lulu and Delaney... << Full Report >>

Chris McClarney's New Album BREAKTHROUGH Releases Today, June 15

Breakthrough, the sophomore live project from Jesus Culture artist Chris McClarney, is out now (Capitol CMG). The ten-song album was recorded live in Sacramento, CA at Jesus Culture Church and is the follow-up to McClarney's critically-acclaimed 2015 debut with Capitol CMG/Jesus Culture Everything And Nothing Less... << Full Report >>

*Thursday, June 14, 2018*


Natasha Owens Recording New Album with Producer Ian Eskelin, Touring This Summer

Natasha Owens is back in the studio with two-time Dove Award “Producer of the Year” Ian Eskelin (Francesca Battistelli, Point of Grace, 7eventh Time Down) recording the follow up to her critically-acclaimed sophomore album, “We Will Rise.” In addition to preparing new music for release later this year, the powerhouse vocalist is hitting the road this summer, sharing the stage with some of Christian music’s biggest names... << Full Report >>

*Wednesday, June 13, 2018*


Ellie Holcomb Ellie Holcomb Signs with Capitol Christian Music Publishing

Singer-Songwriter Ellie Holcomb has recently signed a publishing deal with the highly acclaimed Capitol Christian Music Publishing (Capitol CMP). Holcomb released her independent solo debut, As Sure As The Sun, in 2014 to much praise and followed with the release of the anticipated sophomore project, Red Sea Road, in 2017. Holcomb's music has charted at the top of the iTunes Christian chart, and she was awarded the honor of "New Artist of the Year" in 2014 at the GMA Dove Awards... << Full Report >>

Rhett Walker Band In Time for Father's Day, Rhett Walker Talks "Like Your Father Does"

Grammy-nominated Rhett Walker Band recently released "Like Your Father Does," the second song from their upcoming self-titled EP releasing August 10th (Essential Records/Sony Music). This week, just in time for Father's Day, he released a new video to talk about the story behind the song. Check it out... << Full Report >>

*Tuesday, June 12, 2018*


Impending Doom Debut New Track, "War Music"

IMPENDING DOOM has released a third and final new track today called "War Music" ahead of their new LP due out later this month exclusively via NEW NOISE MAGAZINE"War Music," "The Wretched and Godless" and "Everything's Fake" are available on all streaming platforms, and are available as iTunes instant gratification... << Full Report >>

Kevi Morse Releases Captivating "Barnabas" Short Film

Kevi Morse releases a brand new visual from his album Barnabas. Kevi shares, "The idea for the Barnabas (Short Film) came to mind when I thought about how much we battle with life and its trials, but don't understand that we're stronger than them.  In the opening scene you see a figure who happens... << Full Report >>

*Friday, June 8, 2018*


MercyMe ICYMI: MercyMe Takes Over FOX & Friends' All-American Summer Concert Series

MercyMe took center stage at Friday’s FOX & Friends' All-American Summer Concert Series. Amidst the live performances, the 5X GRAMMY® nominees were surprised by hosts Brian Kilmeade, Steve Doocy and Abby Huntsman with RIAA certified triple platinum (3 million albums sold) plaques for their landmark album... << Full Report >>

Pat Barrett Receives Platinum Certification Plaque From Chris Tomlin For "Good Good Father"

It was announced earlier this week that singer/songwriter and worship leader Pat Barrett will release his solo full-length, self-titled debut on July 20.  During an album presentation held yesterday for the upcoming project, GRAMMY® Award winner Chris Tomlin surprised Barrett with a plaque announcing the RIAA Platinum certification for the... << Full Report >>

Steven Malcolm's "The Second City Part 2" Releases Today

Multiple Dove Awards nominee, Steven Malcolm, released The Second City Part 2 today. This marks the sophomore project of four EPs to be released in “The Second City” series. The Second City Part 2 continues Malcolm’s biographical journey that begins with his father’s deportation and separation... << Full Report >>

Mark Wagner Pays Tribute To Young Life with "Worth Holding Onto"

Acclaimed singer/songwriter Mark Wagner returns with “Worth Holding Onto,” a timely anthem of hope inspired by students in his Young Life collegiate ministry. Featuring guest vocals from Dove Award-winning singer/songwriter Brandon Heath—who came to know Christ as a Young Life participant—the song is now available on iTunes... << Full Report >>

Hillsong Young and Free Announces June 29 Release of Studio Album "III"

GRAMMY® nominated worship collective Hillsong Young & Free announces the release of their highly anticipated, first-ever studio album, “III.” Releasing June 29, 2018, the compilation is available for pre-order today and includes a brand new single “Just Jesus.” ... << Full Report >>

Jonathan Cain Releases "The Songs You Leave Behind" Today, June 8

Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame inductee and Journey member Jonathan Cain releases globally his third solo album in as many years, The Songs You Leave Behind (From the Book Don't Stop Believin'), today (June 8) from Identity Records with The Fuel Music distribution. This new digital album is available now at iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon.com, Spotify, Google Play and more digital and streaming outlets everywhere... << Full Report >>

UK Christian Chart Artist SOUTHVILLE To Release First of Three New Singles for 2018 on July 6th

Recording once more with London based group of producers K CollectiveSOUTHVILLE’s first new single All The Praise will release on July 6th, 2018. The group from Yeovil, United Kingdom decided after the great success of the first album to return to writing straight away and release three brand new singles in 2018 rather than waiting for a full album... << Full Report >>

Lexi's New Album "Just Listen" Releases Today, June 8

It’s time to JUST LISTEN! Lexi’s first album in 6 years, JUST LISTEN, is streaming on all digital platforms, and available for purchase in stores and online today. The highly anticipated project from Motown Gospel’s multi-hyphenate singer-star has been gaining momentum since the release of her new single, “In The Room,” in March. ... << Full Report >>

Thursday, June 7, 2018*


Passion Passion Announces New Coast to Coast Dates for "Passion Worship Nights"

After a successful run of dates this past spring, Passion announced they will be headed out again this fall for the latest round of "Passion Worship Nights," hitting 20+ markets coast to coast including Los Angeles, St. Louis, Indianapolis and more. Running Sept. 26 through Nov. 16, the evening will feature worship from Passion and teaching from Louie Giglio, with special guests Levi Lusko, author and pastor of Fresh Life Church, two-time GRAMMY® nominee Travis Greene, alongside hip hop artist and author Trip... << Full Report >>

Atlanta-Based Band 3R1Rocks Releases New Single

Atlanta-based band 3R1Rocks is releasing a new single today, “I’m Not Waiting.” The upbeat tune, written by band member Don Schrock, is going for adds at Christian AC and Christian Country-formatted radio outlets. A video for the single currently is available at YouTube... << Full Report >>

*Tuesday, June 5, 2018*


MercyMe MercyMe To Perform On FOX and Friends' All-American Summer Concert Series This Friday

– Multi-platinum selling MercyMe will be center stage at Friday’s FOX & Friends' All-American Summer Concert Series. The morning show concert series will also host Lynyrd Skynyrd, Scotty McCreery, TobyMac and more throughout the season (for more information click here). The morning show appearance will align with the blu-ray and DVD release of the blockbuster movie I Can Only Imagine, which is available digitally today... << Full Report >>

The Protest Poised To Leave A "Legacy" July 13

Legacy, the RockFest Records debut from acclaimed hard rockers The Protest, is set to bow July 13. Produced by Matt Arcaini (Disciple, VERIDIA), Legacy releases on the heels of its anthemic lead single, “What Else You Got,” which is already impacting mainstream radio... << Full Report >>

Rhett Walker Band Rhett Walker Band Debuts New Single At Grand Ole Opry

Grammy-nominated Rhett Walker Band has just released "Like Your Father Does," the second song from their upcoming self-titled EP releasing August 10th (Essential Records/Sony Music). The song is the follow-up to "Say Hello," which debuted in April in addition to a new music video, which can be viewed... << Full Report >>

*Monday, June 4, 2018*


Chris August Releases New Album "Seasons," Available Now

Multi-award winning artist Chris August is proud to announce the release of his new album, Seasons, as his first independent release since 2008. Seasons follows his three previous album releases with Fervent/Word, 2010's No Far Away, The Upside of Down (2012), and 2015's The Maker. With a deep desire to get back to making music that was creative and authentic to who he is as an... << Full Report >>

Jason Whitehorn Releases New Single "Masterpiece" To Radio

Worship Leader and singer/songwriter Jason Whitehorn releases his third single from his surprisingly successful solo A/C-Inspo album As Long As I Have Breath in time for the summer. The new release, “Masterpiece”, was one of the oldest written for the album, and a song of metamorphosis in its own right... << Full Report >>

Pat Barrett Releasing Full-Length Debut July 20

Singer/songwriter and worship leader Pat Barrett announces the release of his solo full-length, self-titled debut releasing on July 20. Barrett is the flagship artist on GRAMMY® Award winner Chris Tomlin's imprint record label, Bowyer & Bow, in partnership with Capitol Christian Music Group... << Full Report >>

Degen Joins World Harvest Church Staff

Chris and Yolanda Degen, a husband and wife team that comprises the Christian duo Degen, have joined the worship team at World Harvest Church in Columbus, Ohio, led by Senior Pastor Rod Parsley... << Full Report >>

*Saturday, June 2, 2018*


Leigh Nash Leigh Nash Debuts New Single, "Don't Get Me Wrong"

Singer/songwriter, and frontwoman to celebrated pop act Sixpence None the Richer, Leigh Nash released a brand new single and lyric video yesterday, Don't Get Me Wrong. The single is a cover of the song by The Pretenders, from their 1986 album, Get Close. Nash's take on the song is available across digital platforms with the addition of an acoustic version. Click here to check it out on iTunes... << Full Report >>

*Friday, June 1, 2018*


for King & Country for KING and COUNTRY's Single "joy." Marks Their Highest Career Debut on Three Billboard Charts

Two-time GRAMMY® award-winning duo for KING & COUNTRY’s new single “joy.” debuted at No. 1 on the Christian/Gospel Digital Tracks chart and No. 2 on Billboard’s Hot Christian Songs chart (which blends airplay, streaming and sales) this week, marking an unprecedented debut on both charts... << Full Report >>

Lecrae and Zaytoven Announce Joint Project, "Let The Trap Say Amen," Set To Arrive June 22

On June 22, 2018, GRAMMY Award-winning recording artist, Lecrae, will release a special mixtape project via Reach Records with fellow GRAMMY Award-winning producer, Zaytoven, entitled Let The Trap Say Amen. Born out of a mutual respect for each other’s work and... << Full Report >>

Verity Records Kicks Off Black Music Month with #WEAREVERITY

Today, Verity Records launched a new campaign, #WeAreVerity. The initiative, which coincides with Black Music Month (June), was created to celebrate Verity Records’ rich legacy and diverse catalog, as well as highlight gospel’s place as a cornerstone of Rock & Roll and pop music... << Full Report >>

The Gray Havens Celebrate Forever With New Single

Artist Garden Entertainment announces the release of “Forever” from husband/wife duo, The Gray Havens.

Produced by Ben Shive (Colony House, Ellie Holcomb), “Forever, becomes the newest installment from The Gray Havens' forthcoming album release scheduled to release later this year... << Full Report >>



Annie Moses Band Announces Fundraiser to Build the Conservatory of Annie Moses

Nashville-based award-winning, Juilliard-educated Annie Moses Band, known for its impeccable artistry and genre-defying music, announces today its goal to raise $150,000 through the Annie Moses Foundation (AMF) by July 1 to... << Full Report >>

*Thursday, May 31, 2018*


toby Fan Favorite Artists Take Part In K-LOVE Fan Awards Only On TBN

Tonight marks the first time the fan-fueled K-LOVE Fan Awards will appear on television courtesy of an exclusive partnership with TBN. The 2018 K-LOVE Fan Awards will air at 8/7 CST to its audience of more than 100 million households... << Full Report >>

CHRISTAFARI Releases New Music Video

Chart-topping Gospel Reggae pioneers CHRISTAFARI have released a music video for the single, “He Reigns,” capturing the band’s ministry while touring in Brazil. The band went to extremes to film the video, from performing atop a moving truck in Rio de Janeiro to literally surfing a crowd in São Paulo... << Full Report >>

Singer-Songwriter Anthony Evans Shined at the Hollywood Bowl

The reviews are in and Anthony Evans performance as 'the Beast' in the star-studded production of "Beauty and the Beast" at the Hollywood Bowl was a hit. Starring along side Hollywood luminaries Kelsey Grammer, Jane Krakowski, Taye Diggs, Rebel Wilson and Zooey Deschanel, Evans performance was emerged as the best of the night... << Full Report >>

*Wednesday, May 30, 2018*


Eisley Eisley to Release "I'm Only Dreaming...Of Days Long Past" July 20

Eisley and Equal Vision Records are excited to announce the upcoming release of Of Long Days Past - a collection of acoustic and re-depicted versions of their 2017 album I’m Only Dreaming, which was produced by Will Yip. Of Days Long Past will be released on July 20th, 2018 through Equal Vision Records. Fans can listen to “A Song for the Birds” today at this link: https://eisley.lnk.to/ofdayslongpast... << Full Report >>

*Tuesday, May 29, 2018*


Julianna Zobrist Julianna Zobrist To Release New Book Championing Others To Achieve Confident Living

Julianna Zobrist, author, inspirational speaker, pop music artist, fashion muse and popular social media influencer (instagram.com/juliannazobrist/) releases her new book titled “Pull It Off: Removing Your Fears And Putting On Confidence” via Hachette Book Group on Sept. 18. It is available for pre-order now... << Full Report >>

Jekalyn Carr Jekalyn Carr's Single "You Will Win" Spends 25 Consecutive Weeks in Top 5

GRAMMY-nominated powerhouse singer Jekalyn Carr's current radio single "You Will Win" celebrates 25 consecutive weeks in the Top 5 on Billboard’s Gospel Airplay chart this week. The single debuted in the Top 5 on December 6, 2017 and landed at #1 on February 3, 2018 spending six weeks in that position. "You Will Win" is Carr's second consecutive #1 single ("You're Bigger")... << Full Report >>

Maximum Artist Group Announces Staff Promotions and Additions

Maximum Artist Group, LLC, the Nashville-based artist management and content development firm, announces promotions and team additions. Long-tenured industry veteran, Dennis Disney, has been elevated to the position of Senior Vice President/Chief Operating Officer and Ben Pogue has been promoted to Artist Manager. Jordan Greiner has been added to the 20-year old firm as an artist manager, handling day-to-day responsibilities on select clients, while Tina Johanning has joined the team... << Full Report >>

*Monday, May 28, 2018*


MercyMe MercyMe Wins Big at 2018 K-LOVE Fan Awards

Multi-platinum selling band MercyMe took top honors at the 2018 K-LOVE Fan Awards, garnering a win in all nominated categories - Film Impact (for the box office smash I Can Only Imagine), Group or Duo of the Year, Song of the Year for "Even If" and Artist of the Year. Cory Asbury's captivating hit "Reckless Love" also won big, honored for both Worship Song of the Year and Breakout... << Full Report >>

*Friday, May 25, 2018*


Riley Clemmons Drops "Better For It" On Heels Of Breakthrough Hit

“Better For It,” the newest catchy single from 18 year-old Riley Clemmons is available today. Alongside the drop is a video of the empowering pop tune which was filmed with one continuous take in Clemmons’ hometown of Nashville, Tenn. In excitement for the track, SiriusXM has already started to spin the song upon its debut today... << Full Report >>

Hillsong Young and Free Releases New Video For Single "Let Go"

With hints at a new album this Summer, GRAMMY® nominated Hillsong Young & Free released the music video for their newest single, “Let Go,” today. The breakout song, available now on iTunes, Amazon and all digital retailers, tracked 329,000 digital streams out-of-the-gate with placement on top playlists including New Music Friday, Pop Rising, Mood Booster, Pop for Life, Hits UP, Top Christian, Global Viral 50, Top... << Full Report >>

WHATUPRG Releases Debut EP With Reach Records

WHATUPRG, the up-and-coming rapper, writer, producer and newest artist to join Reach Records, announces the release of his debut EP Pleasant Hill. Arriving today (May 25), the 7-track project is now available for purchase and streaming across all DSPs here. Aptly titled, Pleasant Hill, WHATUPRG invites fans and new listeners to go on a personal journey with him, “I live off Pleasant Hill... << Full Report >>

New Artist Iryne Rock Releases New Album

JFY (Just for You), the debut album from new artist and worship leader Iryne Rock is being released today. The 11-song project has yielded the Nigerian-born singer/songwriter’s first single, “Fire In My Veins,” which currently is playing at Christian AC and Christian CHR-formatted radio outlets... << Full Report >>

Building 429 Building 429 Debuts New Song "You Can" Along With Compelling Music Video

It has been three years since the GRAMMY®-nominated band Building 429 released their latest project, Unashamed, and the band is thrilled to announce they have new music to share. To kick off their upcoming album release, they just debuted their brand new song, "You Can", which is at radio now and has already been touted as "one of their best" songs yet... << Full Report >>

Tiger Drive Releases New Single

Radar Talent Agency is thrilled to announce the release of TIGER DRIVE's new radio single "Here We Come". After discovering and signing NF to a landmark deal with Capitol Records CMG as their first hip-hop artist, Radar Talent Agency's owner/agent Doran Eichenberg has been searching the world for that same level of talent and passion. In February of this year, after watching the music video for their song... << Full Report >>

*Thursday, May 24, 2018*


SCC Steven Curtis Chapman Announces Third Season Of The SCC SOLO 2018 Tour

Multi-GRAMMY® Award winning artist Steven Curtis Chapman has announced that this fall he will continue his successful tour, SCC SOLO: Hits, History, and Influences. Back by popular demand, the solo tour is now in its third season. Chapman will visit a total of 21 markets on the SCC SOLO tour, going from coast to coast. Kicking off on August 11 in Old Orchard Beach... << Full Report >>

*Wednesday, May 23, 2018*


Danny Gokey Danny Gokey Announces Hope Encounter Tour for Fall 2018 with Special Guests

Lauded CHH heavyweight, -- Tedashii, and celebrated Pop CCM artist, Jordan Feliz, join forces for their latest single, “Gotta Live.” Available today (May 23) for purchase and streaming across all DSPs via Reach Records, “Gotta Live” is also set to impact CHR Radio on June 8... << Full Report >>

Disciple City Rockfest Wraps Spring Tour Showcasing Genre's Top Names

GRAMMY® nominee, Dove Award winner, and Capitol recording artist Danny Gokey is gearing up for his first-ever headline tour with this fall’s Hope Encounter. Also featuring GRAMMY® nominee Tauren Wells and breakout artist Riley Clemmons, the tour will hit 29 markets across the country, including Los Angeles... << Full Report >>

Planetshakers' Youth Band Planetboom Releases "Jesus Over Everything" June 1

The dynamic, multi-cultural youth ministry of Planetshakers Church, Planetboom, releases “Jesus Over Everything” June 1 with global distribution by Venture3 Media. The single will be available through iTunes, Spotify, Amazon Music, Apple Music, Google Play and more digital and streaming outlets internationally... << Full Report >>

Tedashii Tedashii and Jordan Feliz Collaborate On New Single "Gotta Live"

Lauded CHH heavyweight, -- Tedashii, and celebrated Pop CCM artist, Jordan Feliz, join forces for their latest single, “Gotta Live.” Available today (May 23) for purchase and streaming across all DSPs via Reach Records, “Gotta Live” is also set to impact CHR Radio on June 8... << Full Report >>

*Tuesday, May 22, 2018*


Casting Crowns Kingdom Bound Festival Poised To Grow Again In 2018

The Kingdom Bound Festival, one of the nation’s largest and longest-running Christian music festivals, is set to return to Darien Lake Theme Park in Darien Center NY this summer, featuring top national Christian artists TobyMac, Casting Crowns, and for King & Country. The 32nd annual festival is set to take place July 29 – August 1 with the largest crowd in over a half decade expected to attend from across the U.S. and Canada... << Full Report >>

Elevation Worship Tour Features Hallelujah Here Below

With nearly 800k subscribers on YouTube and ½ million followers on social media, Elevation Worship has captured the hearts of a new generation bent on worship. Elevation Worship announces their Hallelujah Here Below Tour that will journey across the East Coast and into Canada this October... << Full Report >>

*Monday, May 21, 2018*


MercyMe MercyMe Named Top Christian Artist At 2018 Billboard Music Awards

MercyMe earned a Top Christian Artist win at last night’s 2018 Billboard Music Awards! The top honor marks the first win for the band who has garnered a dozen BBMA nods throughout the course of their career thus far. Additionally, the multi-platinum selling band eclipsed all categories for their genre at this year’s show with recognition in the Top Christian Album (LIFER) and Top Christian Song (“Even If”)... << Full Report >>

FIT FOR A KING Resign with Solid State Records New Album Due Out This Year

Fit For A King are thrilled to announce their re-signing with Solid State Records. The band recently finished up in the studio recording with Drew Fulk (The Plot In You, I Prevail, Memphis May Fire) for their new album, which will be released this year. The highly anticipated album follows the band's 2016 release Deathgrip... << Full Report >>

Tasha Cobbs Leonard Wins Double Honors At The 2018 Billboard Music Awards

Multi-award winner Tasha Cobbs Leonard added two more honors to her already-impressive list last night at the 2018 Billboard Music Awards. The acclaimed Motown Gospel powerhouse nabbed the title of Top Gospel Artist and Top Gospel Album (for Heart. Passion. Pursuit.) at the star-studded awards show in Las Vegas... << Full Report >>

Austin French Pays Tribute To Victims of Santa Fe School Shooting with Unreleased Song, "Why God"

After the tragic school shooting at Santa Fe High School in Texas last Friday, Georgia reared singer/songwriter Austin French took to Facebook to pay tribute to the victims, sharing an unreleased song from his upcoming album called "Why God." The timely single was already scheduled to release this Friday... << Full Report >>

*Friday, May 18, 2018*


for King & Country for KING and COUNTRY Debut New Single and Video for "joy."

Two-time GRAMMY® award-winning duo for KING & COUNTRY released their poignant new single entitled “joy.” today, which debuted simultaneously with the track’s official music video, premiering on Apple Music. The song’s message is revealed quite clearly in not only the lyrics, but in its accompanying music video... << Full Report >>

Jamie Grace Releases New Music, "Wait It Out"

To say it has been a busy and exciting 2018 so for Jamie Grace is an understatement. The beloved pop princess extraordinaire released new music, celebrated International Women's Day with YouTube, and then married Aaron Collins. It's been a whirlwind of joy and happiness... << Full Report >>

BEC Worship Welcomes Worship Leader London Gatch

BEC Worship welcomes worship leader London Gatch to the family with her debut single, "Jesus Only You," releasing everywhere today. Click here to get the single at all formats. Her single will be followed by a solo debut album later in 2018... << Full Report >>

Jasmine Murray To Release Debut Album June 15

Fair Trade Services' Jasmine Murray will be releasing her much anticipated full-length debut project, Fearless, in less than one month on June 15. Today the preorder for her album is available at the links below, along with several instant tracks for download and streaming... << Full Report >>

Chris McClarney's Sophomore Live Album, "Breakthrough," Due Out June 15

Capitol Christian Music Group announces Jesus Culture artist Chris McClarney will debut his sophomore live album, titled Breakthrough, on June 15. The album announcement follows the release of the project's anthemic first single and live music video, "Hallelujah For The Cross," which was introduced the week of Easter... << Full Report >>

Jonathan Cain Of Journey Releases "The Songs You Leave Behind" June 8

Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame inductee and Journey member Jonathan Cain releases globally his third solo album in as many years, The Songs You Leave Behind, June 8... << Full Report >>

*Thursday, May 17, 2018*


The Choir To Release New Album "Bloodshot" June 1

The Choir continue to explore and reveal, whether crafting adventurous new sonic textures or shining a light into shadowy corners of the heart. With Bloodshot, the Nashville and Los Angeles based alternative rockers push at the borders of their spacefaring sound while uncovering intimate truths, compelling generations of fans to return and relate. Bloodshot releases June 1st, 2018... << Full Report >>

*Wednesday, May 16, 2018*


James Gardin Releases "Complaining" Music Video

James Gardin keeps it moving with a new video for his single "Complaining". The funk inspired single features production from Young Heat. "Complaining" features a dance-floor moving groove with a tight, driving style that aims to bless listeners worldwide... << Full Report >>

*Tuesday, May 15, 2018*


Jason Crabb Inducted into Kentucky Music Hall of Fame

Jason Crabb, GRAMMY® winner and 21-time GMA Dove Award winning artist, was inducted into the Kentucky Music Hall of Fame on May 11, 2018 during an induction ceremony in Mount Vernon, KY at the Renfro Valley Entertainment Center. Crabb was inducted alongside David "Stringbean" Akeman, Dale Ann Bradley, Billy Ray Cyrus, Jackie DeShannon and Bobby Lewis... << Full Report >>

Alternative Metal Band Fades Away Releases New Single To Radio Today

Minneapolis-based rock band Fades Away has emerged from a three year hiatus with a new album entitled Resurrection Part I. With hard hitting guitars, soaring vocal melodies and pounding drums, the album melds the genres of metal, hard rock and prog perfectly and is sure to please fans of all three. The first single from the album, "Sad State Of Affairs..." was released to national radio today.

After years of touring and sharing the... << Full Report >>

There Is More Tour Brings Fall Dates to U.S., Tour Features Hillsong Worship & Pastor Brian Houston

The Spring run for There Is More with Pastor Brian Houston and Hillsong Worship filled to capacity mega-churches as well as sold-out arenas and venues from Texas to D.C. More than 40,000 people received inspirational messages and participated in heart-felt worship every evening. Focusing on... << Full Report >>

Tori Harper Releases Debut EP "Seasons" May 18

Franklin, TN-based singer/songwriter Tori Harper releases amidst acclaim her debut EP, Seasons, May 18 through The Fuel Music. Nineteen-year-old Tori’s original songs are meant to speak truth over people as she vulnerably shares her experiences and the ways in which she has seen God work in her own life... << Full Report >>

Gospel Legend Tamela Mann to Headline Western Episcopal District's California Conference 150th Anniversary

Grammy Award-winning gospel artist Tamela Mann will headline the 150th Anniversary Celebration of the California Conference of the Western Episcopal District. The sesquicentennial anniversary marks 150 years of AME Zion’s spiritual leadership and ministry in the greater California region... << Full Report >>

G12 Worship Releases The Accompaniment Track To The Film "The Heart Of Man"

G12 Worship is proud to release their new single "Abba Father" available now.  The follow up to their emotionally charged single, "Blood Of Jesus", this beautiful worship track musically brings the depth and dimension while articulating the soul's deepest desire for God's love.   The worship team behind... << Full Report >>

*Monday, May 14, 2018*


Integrity Music Welcomes Ministry Collective Here Be Lions

Integrity Music welcomes the Nashville, Tennessee-based collective Here Be Lions founded by pastor, worship leader and songwriter Dustin Smith (“God Who Moves The Mountains,” “Miracles”), and announces the June 22 release of their debut album, Only A Holy God... << Full Report >>

Social Club Misfits Social Club Misfits Wrap Up Into The Night Tour

The Christian hip-hop duo, Social Club Misfits, recently wrapped up their spring Into The Night Tour. Their tour included 17 dates across the Southeast and Midwest, multiple sold out venues and the duo garnered thousands of new “Misfits.” 

The tour was in promotion of Social Club Misfits’ album Into The Night, released Feb. 9, and made... << Full Report >>

*Friday, May 11, 2018*


Amy Grant Amy Grant Releases Sentimental And Sweet “Say It With A Kiss"

Just in time for Mother’s Day, Amy Grant's sentimental and timely “Say It With A Kiss” is available on digital and streaming platforms for the first time. The unifying lyrics written by the singer, songwriter, mother and grandmother, encourage listeners to prioritize love and kindness to all we meet. A video for the perennial song was released last year... << Full Report >>

Centricity Music Signs Isaac Peabody, Releases First Single

Centricity Music is taking on new musical landscapes with its most recent signee, Seattle native Isaac Peabody. The singer-songwriter-producer recently signed recording and publishing deals with the independent Christian music label. Today he released his first single "Shoot From The Hip," along with its music video... << Full Report >>

Matthew West's Newest Video is a Tribute to Moms Honoring Mothers for their Enduring Impact

Four-time GRAMMY® Nominee Matthew West released his new music video today for "Becoming Me" as a tribute to moms this Mother's Day. Found on West's latest chart-topping album, All In, the heartfelt song was written to honor his wife, Emily, along with his own Mother... << Full Report >>

Jackie Hill Perry "Elevates Expectations" with Unveiling of "Crescendo"

A symbol of the rapper's personal growth, Jackie Hill Perry released her sophomore album May 11, aptly titled Crescendo. The project is centered on Perry’s sense of brokenness entrusted to God’s care amidst a rich tapestry of sounds, beats and words, the constant thread running through the growth-aligning the album... << Full Report >>

Radiate Worship Releases New Single 'Lionhearted'

Radiate Worship, the energetic electronic worship team from Norway releases new single "Lionhearted."  Following up their recently successful singles, "Trust" and "Victorious" the DREAM Worship artist's track is a powerfully passionate single full of energy and beautiful lyrics.  The guys went into the studio with Gnome Studio's producer David Ramirez.   You can pick up their new single here... << Full Report >>

Aaron Bucks Debuts "California" With BEC Recordings/Radiate Music

Radiate Music, in partnership with BEC Recordings, releases singer/songwriter and contemporary Christian music artist Aaron Bucks' debut single today titled "California." The song is available on all digital formats by clicking here along with a direct link to the official lyric video... << Full Report >>

Lexi Returns To Music With "Just Listen," Out June 8

Motown Gospel’s multi-hyphenate singer-star LEXI offers her anticipated new album JUST LISTEN for digital pre-order today. Fans pre-purchasing JUST LISTEN before its national release date on June 8 will receive two songs instantly— the radio hit “In The Room,” and Lexi’s rendition of the classic Winans favorite “Wherever I Go.”... << Full Report >>

Spontaneous "Moments: Mighty Sound" Marks First Of Its Kind For Bethel Music

Moments: Mighty Sound releasing todayMay 11 will mark Bethel Music’s debut spontaneous album, featuring a collection of a dozen songs captured live at Bethel Church in Redding, Calif... << Full Report >>

*Thursday, May 10, 2018*


Story: Alisa Turner... Trusting God, Miracle Or Not

Ten years ago, North Carolina native Alisa Turner was preparing for a performance at a small-town Ohio coffee shop. On her own and frail from health issues, she’d been sleeping in parking lots and showering in truck stops while crisscrossing the country for shows. As she set up her keyboard, she realized the last customers had filed out, leaving only her and the barista... << Full Report >>

UPPERROOM Releases Moments May 18 From The Fuel Music

Worship ministry UPPERROOM independently releases its third recording, Moments, May 18 with global distribution for the first time through The Fuel Music. This new five-song digital album is collection of songs curated out of the ministry’s Prayer Room that have since went on to inspire not only the members of... << Full Report >>

Artist Latrese Releases New Single, "Rest In Love"

Independent Christian artist Latrese is set to release a new single today titled “Rest In Love,” which is being serviced to Christian INSPO and AC-formatted radio outlets. “I am excited for my new single to be out,” Latrese says. “Music has always been an avenue that God used to speak to my heart. When I was younger, I noticed that the lyrics to my... << Full Report >>

*Wednesday, May 9, 2018*


5th Annual GMA Honors and Hall of Fame Ceremony Honored Artists Last Night, May 8

The 5th Annual GMA Honors and Hall of Fame Ceremony was held Tuesday night at Lipscomb University in Nashville. CCM artist Carman, award-winning Southern Gospel artist Karen Peck Gooch, legendary Gospel family group The Staples Singers and acclaimed producer Greg Nelson were inducted into the GMA Gospel Music Hall of Fame... << Full Report >>

Kelontae Gavin Storms Multiple Billboard Gospel Charts

Kelontae Gavin, who was discovered via a viral video of him singing in his high school cafeteria four years ago, is really cooking now. The 19-year old singer’s inaugural album, THE HIGHER EXPERIENCE (MBE/Tyscot Records)... << Full Report >>

*Tuesday, May 8, 2018*


Michael W. Smith Michael W. Smith Releases First Children’s Album, Book; Featured On NBC TODAY, FOX & Friends

Multi-Platinum, three-time Grammy® Award winning artist and best-selling author Michael W. Smith launched Nurturing Steps™ with the release of his first children’s album, Lullaby, and book, Nighty Night and Good Night, through The Fuel Music and Zonderkidz™ respectively. The projects, which were crafted in collaboration with renowned VeggieTales co-creator Mike Nawrocki, are available now wherever great... << Full Report >>

Brian Courtney Wilson's "A Great Work" Single Hits Top 10

Motown Gospel singer-songwriter Brian Courtney Wilson continues his success with his fourth studio album A GREAT WORK. The title track, “A Great Work,” hit the Top 10 on the BDS gospel radio chart this week, marking the fastest-rising single of Wilson’s career... << Full Report >>

Andrew Marcus Hosts "Sharing The Road" Show For PureFlix

Sharing The Road, an innovative new series featuring in-depth, personal conversations with Christian music’s leading artists, songwriters and worship leaders, will debut on PureFlix.com May 11. Created and hosted by award-winning worship artist Andrew Marcus, each episode of Sharing The Road consists of unscripted, real-life dialogue between Marcus and his... << Full Report >>

Canadian Jordan St.Cyr Releases New Single To U.S.

Canadian singer Jordan St.Cyr, who recently was selected as CMUnited’s artist of the year at the 1st annual Christian International Talent Contest, is releasing a new single to U.S. Christian radio outlets. The single, “Victory,” which previously was released in Canada where it made frequent appearances on the national radio chart, goes... << Full Report >>

*Monday, May 7, 2018*


MercyMe MercyMe And TobyMac Top 2018 K-LOVE Fan Awards' Nominations With Four Nods Each

Multi-platinum selling artists MercyMe and TobyMac have garnered the most nominations for this year’s K-LOVE Fan Awards including four nods total in the major categories of Artist of the Year, Male Artist of the Year, Group or Duo of the Year, Song of the Year and Film Impact. Casting Crowns, Cory Asbury and Zach Williams each received three nominations spanning... << Full Report >>

*Friday, May 4, 2018*


Dens Signs with Facedown Records

Welcome DENS to the Facedown Family! Four-song EP “No Small Tempest” out June 29. Listen to their first single "Deadrise." DENS have found a perfect niche in the space between energetic rock and contemplative ambience. They create an experience that drowns the listener in guitar-driven post-rock and vocal hooks while... << Full Report >>

Ginny Owens Shines with Vibrant Summer Single, "Remind Me"

Dove Award-winning singer/songwriter Ginny Owens steps into summer with an energetic new pop single, “Remind Me.” Co-penned by Owens with singer/songwriter Kolby Koloff (Lifetime TV’s “Preachers’ Daughters”) and acclaimed songwriter/producer Tyrus Morgan (We Are Messengers, Unspoken), the track is set to impact Christian AC and Hot AC/CHR formats and is available beginning today on Spotify and Apple Music, as well as leading digital retailers. 
 
The first in a series... << Full Report >>

Jeremy Gibson Releases New Album Worthy Of It All On DREAM Worship

Easton, PA worship artist Jeremy Gibson releases his third album and debut on DREAM Worship today.  Worthy Of It All is a cutting edge piece of art that focuses on the raw, broken areas of Gibson's heart in which a desperate desire for Christ is palpable. While his lyrical style ranges... << Full Report >>

The Great Romance Releases Greatest Hits Album

St. Louis area worship/rock band The Great Romance is releasing its greatest hits album today, a collection of music titled “Renew.” The project includes 10 songs produced by some of the Christian music industry’s top producers, including Rusty Varenkamp (Building 429, Tenth Avenue North, Toby Mac), Allen Salmon (Mute Math, Sanctus Real) and Chase Weber (Cody Cranes)... << Full Report >>

1K Phew Shows Love Is The Wave With New 2-Song EP, Georgia Shore, Available Now

Reach Records recording artist, 1K Phew, shows love is the wave with Georgia Shore, his new 2-song EP. Arriving today, May 4, Georgia Shore is now available for purchase and streaming across all... << Full Report >>

Transform Releases "Wildfire" Today

Denver, CO-based Pop / EDM group Transform (formerly Transform DJs) releases its energetic, pop, electro-house and rap influenced single “Wildfire” that is already garnering Rock and Hot AC / CHR radio airplay nationally and is available beginning today at iTunes... << Full Report >>

*Thursday, May 3, 2018*


dctalk Jesus Freak Cruise Returns With One-Of-A-Kind Experience Featuring Performances From dc Talk in 2019

After a sold-out 2017 journey, the Jesus Freak Cruise will return to the seas Jun. 10-14 2019, via Royal Caribbean’s Mariner of the Seas® offering unique musical experiences with dc Talk with more bands and speakers to be named soon. Titled around the iconic GRAMMY® winning group’s smash hit “Jesus Freak,” the cruise provides the rare experience to see the super group perform again... << Full Report >>

"Changed" by Sanctus Real Debuts To High Acclaim

Sanctus Real is proud to announce that their latest album, Changed, is now available. Releasing on April 27 with Framework Records, Changed is the band's eighth career album and the follow-up to 2014's Dream... << Full Report >>

Randy Seedorff Releases New Single

Veteran singer/songwriter and worship leader Randy Seedorff is releasing a new single today titled “From the Inside Out.” The song will go for adds at Christian INSPO/Soft AC and Christian AC-formatted radio stations... << Full Report >>

*Wednesday, May 2, 2018*


Stryper STRYPER Continues to Dominate Billboard Charts with New Studio Album

STRYPER continues to dominate the hard rock/heavy metal scene with the their critically-acclaimed tenth studio album, God Damn Evil (Frontiers Music srl). Released on April 20, the album debuts at #1 on Billboard’s Christian Album Sales, #2 on Billboard's Top Christian Albums, #3 on Billboard’s Top Current Hard Music Albums, #5 on Billboard’s Top Independent Current Albums, #7 on Billboard's Top Current Rock Albums... << Full Report >>

*Tuesday, May 1, 2018*


Hollywood Heavyweights Launch New Christian Music Label, Firma Music Group

Hollywood heavyweights Joel Weldon and Tom Mgrdichian have announced the launch of their new Christian Music label, Firma Music Group. Their debut release, Firma Collective - Songs for Every Soul, produced by Mgrdichian and mixed by the legendary Brian Reeves (U2, Elton John, Danny Elfman, Janet Jackson, Miley Cyrus, Selena Gomez), will be released on May 4 and is available now for pre-order at iTunes... << Full Report >>

More Performers Announced For 2018 K-LOVE Fan Awards

Adding to the star-studded list of talent already announced for this year’s K-LOVE Fan Awards, Casting Crowns, Chris Tomlin, Hillsong Worship, Matt Maher, Tauren Wells featuring Natalie Grant, We Are Messengers featuring... << Full Report >>

The Material Return With New Single "The One That Got Away"

The Material are back from a five year hiatus with a new single, "The One That Got Away", premiering exclusively today on Billboard. Listen HERE. The song will appear on The Material's upcoming EP Gray States, marking their first release since 2013's Everything I Want To Say. The five-song EP, due out on 5/18, was produced by Colin Schwanke (State Champs, With Confidence). For more information... << Full Report >>

Steven Malcolm Debuts Video With Cantinas Arts Dancers

The Cantinas Arts Foundation is pleased to present Steven Malcolm’s “Not To Us/Good Love” music video featuring Cantinas dancers, and was filmed on location at the Watts Empowerment Center powered by Red Eye Inc. The video showcases one example of the incredible work that The Cantinas Arts Foundation is offering to their collection of talent, along with Malcolm delivering some of the most infectious and unmistakable hip-hop beats of his generation. This marks one of many collaborations that... << Full Report >>

Bryan Popin Scores 4th Career Billboard Top 30 Single

Stellar Award-nominated independent recording artist Bryan Popin's latest radio single "Step In The Name" from his Billboard #1 chart-topping project I GOT OUT (Little Wonder/Flaydo Music/ Fuel) has maintained a Top 30 position for three weeks on Billboard's Gospel Airplay chart. This marks Popin's 4th career Top 30 ("I Can Make It," "Such A Time As This," "I Got Out,")... << Full Report >>

*Monday, April 30, 2018*


MercyMe "I Can Only Imagine" To Release on DVD, Blu-ray and Digital in JUNE

Experience the uplifting story that shares the power of forgiveness when I Can Only Imagine arrives on  Digital June 5 and on Blu-ray Combo Pack (plus DVD and Digital), DVD, and On Demand June 12 from Lionsgate and Provident Films. Directed by the Erwin Brothers (October Baby, Moms’ Night Out) and written for the screen by Jon Erwin & Brent McCorkle, the film tells the incredible true story behind Christian band... << Full Report >>

Visible Music College Emerges as New Model for Training, Equipping Christians in Music Ministry, Performance & Business

Chart-topping, seven-time  Dove Award-nominated singer, songwriter and worship leader Todd Agnew and rock star-turned-college president Ken Steorts (one of the original founding members of the award-winning, Double Platinum-selling Christian rock band Skillet) know a thing or two about music, ministry and the business of making records... << Full Report >>

*Saturday, April 28, 2018*


Life Changing Adoption Spurs Austin French's Latest Song "Wide Open"

Available today from new Fair Trade Services artist Austin French, “Wide Open” lyrically shares the transformative story of adopting his now two-year-old son, Coleman James. The Georgia reared singer, songwriter co-wrote the powerful track with four time GRAMMY® nominated Matthew West and... << Full Report >>

Matthew West Four Time GRAMMY® Nominee Matthew West Debuts Brand New Music Video for "All In"

Four Time GRAMMY® Nominee Matthew West released his music video for his latest single, "All In" today. The hit song, also featured on Spotify's Top Christian Contemporary Playlist, is already Top 20 at radio at continues to climb. Highlighting moments from the "Rock and Worship Roadshow" Tour, the video includes clips of West on the road... << Full Report >>

Dave Pettigrew Creates "Faith And Gasoline Journey"

Independent Christian artists are accustomed to working alone, making creative and business decisions on their own with limited budgets and resources, but Dave Pettigrew has grown a devoted community of fans not only through his music’s powerful message, soaring vocals and intelligent, theologically-rich writing but... << Full Report >>

*Friday, April 27, 2018*


Andy Mineo Andy Mineo's New Project "I: The Arrow" Arrives Today

Rapper Andy Mineo returns with his latest project, I: The Arrow , available today (April 27) for purchase and streaming across all DSPs via Reach Records. The Arrow is the first of four EP’s, which taken together, will culminate into Mineo’s third LP... << Full Report >>

Must Build Jacuzzi Drop Debut Album Via Indie Vision Music

Illinois ska-punks Must Build Jacuzzi have released their debut album. "Last Place" is out now via Indie Vision Music & available via Spotify. The band spoke exclusively to Punknews, to discuss the new record.... << Full Report >>

*Thursday, April 26, 2018*


Syntax Creative Picks Up Three New Partners

Syntax Creative is pleased to announce partnerships with three churches that are soon scheduled to release new music — Gateway Assembly of Imlay City, Michigan, Foothills Christian Church of El Cajon, California, and The Grove Church of San Diego, California.

In addition to releasing several music videos and a few features films, Gateway will drop... << Full Report >>

Author James W. Goll Unveils His Musical Side With Debut Album, "Never Alone"

Award-winning author and beloved Bible teacher James W. Goll is excited to announce the release of his inspirational debut music album, Never Alone, from GOLL Ideation Music / Right Angle Music... << Full Report >>

Nadirah Dawson Debuts "Take You There" Single and Video

"Take You There" is an invitation to dig deeper into who we are. A call to walk in true discovery. Nadirah's uptempo, R&B track "Take You There" marks the follow up single to "After" for the New Jersey singer. Produced by FRED and Chris for JahRock'n Productions, "Take You There" strives to contribute to the growing R&B/Soul/Gospel genre... << Full Report >>

Daniel AMP Releases Video for "Can't Stop Us," A Story of Overcoming Adversity

Daniel AMP releases a visual for his new single, "Can't Stop Us", over Alex Hitchens production. Daniel shares, "If you know me then you know that I've seen my share of adversity/hardship in life. I grew up a gangbanger who was abandoned by his mother and never knew his father, so all my... << Full Report >>

*Wednesday, April 25, 2018*


CHRISTAFARI's New Album "Original Love" Debuts at No. 1 on Billboard Reggae Albums Chart

Chart-topping Gospel Reggae pioneers CHRISTAFARI return to the top spot this week on the Billboard Reggae Albums Chart with their latest studio album, “Original Love” (Lion of Zion Entertainment). Released on April 13th, “Original Love” is the group’s seventh consecutive album to debut at #1... << Full Report >>

*Tuesday, April 24, 2018*


MercyMe Artist Performances Announced For 2018 K-LOVE Fan Awards

Emphasizing their mega year at radio, Cory Asbury featuring Francesca Battistelli, Jordan Feliz, Mandisa, Matthew West, MercyMe featuring Trace Adkins, Newsboys United and TobyMac are the initial slew of performances announced for the 2018 K-LOVE Fan Awards... << Full Report >>

New Artist Iryne Rock Releases New AC/CHR Single

New artist Iryne Rock is releasing her debut single today, titled “Fire In My Veins.” The song is from the Nigerian-born singer/songwriter’s album, “JFY,” set for a May release. “Fire In My Veins” is being serviced to Christian AC and Christian CHR formatted radio outlets... << Full Report >>

Word Worship's The Church Will Sing To Showcase Congregations Around the World

Honoring the Church’s foundational role in proclaiming the Gospel through song, Word Worship Music introduces The Church Will Sing, Volume 1. The inaugural collection in an inspired new series, The Church Will Sing offers a groundbreaking opportunity for congregations around the world to be the featured vocals on 10 new selections... << Full Report >>

*Monday, April 23, 2018*


Jackie Hill Perry To Unveil Fearless New Album, "Crescendo," on May 11

Birthed out of one of the busiest times of her life, Jackie Hill Perry will release her sophomore album Crescendo (Humble Beast, Fair Trade Services) on May 11. The rapper, writer, preacher and poet presents a 14-piece... << Full Report >>

LEDGER LEDGER Makes Highest Debut on Billboard's Top Christian Albums Chart, Enters Top 5 at Rock

LEDGER, the self-titled debut EP from drummer and vocalist Jen Ledger of multi-platinum selling, GRAMMY® nominated rock band Skillet, made the highest debut on Billboard's Top Christian Albums Chart, hitting Top 5 on Rock charts as well as No. 2 on iTunes Rock Albums... << Full Report >>

Hillsong UNITED and Hillsong Worship Honored With Five Billboard Music Award Nominations

Multi-platinum-selling Christian music powerhouses Hillsong UNITED and Hillsong Worship garnered a combined five Billboard Music Award nominations, earning in all principal Christian categories, including dual nominations for Top Christian Artist and Top Christian Album (“Wonder” and “Let There Be Light”)... << Full Report >>

*Friday, April 20, 2018*


Skillet Winter Jam Crowned Top First Quarter 2018 Music Tour

Landing at #2 on Pollstar’s newly published “2018 1Q YTD Worldwide Ticket Sales Top 100 Tours” chart, the Winter Jam 2018 Tour Spectacular takes the top spot of all music tours on the chart. Following the #1 tour “Disney On Ice,” Winter Jam ranks ahead of first quarter tours by such superstars as Bruno Mars and Blake Shelton... << Full Report >>

Caitie Hurst Releases Single, "How Could I Be Silent"

Centricity Music artist Caitie Hurst has released her first radio single “How Could I Be Silent.” The song, penned by Hurst and writer/producer Cody Fry (Ben Rector), is available now on iTunes and all streaming outlets. Hurst also showcases the song’s infectious spirit... << Full Report >>

Rhett Walker Band Announces Self-Titled EP for August 10

Grammy-nominated Rhett Walker Band has released a brand new single, "Say Hello," that is available now and will be on the upcoming self-titled EP releasing August 10th in partnership with Essential Records/Sony Music. Also debuting today is the music video for "Say Hello," which you can watch here... << Full Report >>

Owl City Announces "Cinematic" North American Tour

Owl City announced today the “Cinematic Tour” — his first North American tour in over three years. Kicking off this September in Milwaukee, WI, the tour will bring Owl City (Adam Young) to 24 markets across North America in support of his new album — Cinematic — which is slated for release on June 1... << Full Report >>

Tom Read Releases Fresh EP, "Lament"

Tom Read, in partnership with Bespoke Records, is excited to announce the release of his new record, April 20th. A collection of songs 5 years in the making- Lament explores this under discussed expression through a heart wrenching journey of honest and raw lyricism set to a dynamic and engaging soundscape... << Full Report >>

*Thursday, April 19, 2018*


Tamela Mann Receives Two 2018 Billboard Music Awards Nominations

Tillymann Music Group Platinum-Selling Top Gospel Artist Tamela Mann received 2018 Billboard Music Award nominations for “Top Gospel Artist” and “Top Gospel Song” for “Change Me” from her 2017 Billboard Music Award-winning, No. 1-selling album, ONE WAY. In 2017, Tamela broke the record for the most No. 1’s in the history of Billboard's Gospel Airplay chart when "Change Me" became her... << Full Report >>

*Wednesday, April 18, 2018*


Stryper Walmart Refuses to Carry Chart-Topping Christian Rock Band Stryper's New Album

Expressing concerns over the album title, leading national retail chain Walmart has refused to carry chart-topping rock band STRYPER's upcoming 10th studio album, God Damn Evil — available April 20, 2018 from Frontiers Music SRL. Several Christian retail chains have also... << Full Report >>

Travis Greene Receives Three Billboard Music Award Nominations Across All Gospel Categories

Travis Greene continues to cement his place as a top Gospel artist by securing three Billboard Music Award nominations across all Gospel categories, as announced live this morning on NBC’s “Today” show... << Full Report >>

*Tuesday, April 17, 2018*


Seventh Day Slumber Seventh Day Slumber's Joseph Rojas Launches Nashville Label Group

Joseph Rojas, founding member of Dove Award-winning Christian rock band Seventh Day Slumber and creator of the City RockFest Tour, announces the formation of Nashville Label Group. The new company will house dual imprints: RockFest Records, featuring Seventh Day Slumber and many of the leading names in Christian rock, and Burtonwood Records, presenting artists from the... << Full Report >>

MercyMe MercyMe Earns Three Billboard Music Award Nominations, Eclipsing All Categories For Genre

Multi-platinum selling band MercyMe reaped three nominations for the “2018 Billboard Music Awards,” garnering nods in each of the genre’s categories – Top Christian Artist, Top Christian Album... << Full Report >>

Kim Walker-Smith ON MY SIDE TOUR with Special Guests Urban Rescue

With fresh focus and renewed purpose Jesus Culture’s Kim Walker-Smith is heading out on a summertime On My Side Tour with special guests Urban Rescue. Last fall, following the release of her latest solo album On My Side, Kim Walker-Smith toured a dozen... << Full Report >>

Indie Artist Joshua Israel Releases New Single

Award-winning Christian entertainer Joshua Israel releases a new single today, titled “You’re Not Alone.” The song, which is being serviced to gospel and praise & worship radio outlets, is being released on the J. Israel Family Entertainment Inc. label... << Full Report >>

*Monday, April 16, 2018*


Jordan St.Cyr Wins Artist of the Year at Talent Contest

Canadian singer Jordan St.Cyr has been selected as artist of the year at the 1st annual Christian International Talent Contest. CM United sponsors the ChristianTalentContest.com competition... << Full Report >>

*Friday, April 13, 2018*


LEDGER LEDGER Delivers With "Powerhouse Vocals" and "Empowering Anthems" In Debut EP Available Now

LEDGER, the self-titled debut EP from drummer and vocalist Jen Ledger of multi-platinum selling, GRAMMY® nominated rock band Skillet, released today to critical acclaim. Ledger's unique vocals and powerful stage... << Full Report >>

NF "Let You Down" Eclipses Top 40 Chart As NF Hit Co-Written & Produced By Tommee Profitt Marks First Pop No. 1 For Capitol CMG Publishing

Topping both the Billboard Mainstream Top 40 and Billboard Hot Christian Songs Charts, NF’s “Let You Down” co-written and produced by longtime friend Tommee Profitt is earning Capitol CMG their first pop No. 1. The global, multi-genre track has sold 5.8 million tracks... << Full Report >>

LOVECOLLIDE Releases "Tired Of Basic" Today Amidst Acclaim

Sisters Lauren Budnick and Brooke DeLeary of the faith-forward pop duo LOVECOLLIDE independently release their third full-length album, Tired Of Basic, today (April 13) amidst acclaim on ABS... << Full Report >>

Reach Records Signs WHATUPRG

WHATUPRG, as the newest member of the Reach Records family. You may recognize WHATUPRG from his recent contribution to the 116 single “Light Work.”... << Full Report >>

Social Club Misfits Social Club Misfits debut video "War Cry feat. Tauren Wells"

Miami duo, Social Club Misfits, has built a strong following releasing provocative and compelling music. Today, the group, comprising two distinctive voices that consistently challenge the norm and entice the heart, will debut the “War Cry feat. Tauren Wells” video from the hot new release Into The Night... << Full Report >>

*Thursday, April 12, 2018*


Multi-Grammy and Dove Nominated Band Smalltown Poets Set to Release Eighth Studio Album Via Friendly City Records May 11

Smalltown Poets is back with their much anticipated eighth studio album titled Say Hello, which will be available worldwide on May 11th, 2018. The album, co-produced by Smalltown Poets and Matt Goldman (Underoath, Third Day, Casting Crowns, Copeland, The Chariot), serves up ten portions of “thinking man’s rock” (as critics have dubbed the Poets’ past works)... << Full Report >>

Emery Announce Summer Tour with Special Guest '68

Emery are excited to announce their next round of tour dates this summer. The band will be hitting up the west coast with special guests '68 in early June. Tickets are on sale right now! (Click the appropriate link for the ticket you'd like to purchase.)... << Full Report >>

Andrew Peterson Andrew Peterson's "Resurrection Letters" Recordings Gather 5-Star Acclaim

Dove Award-nominated recording artist, songwriter, filmmaker and award-winning author Andrew Peterson released his long-awaited album, Resurrection Letters, Vol. I, March 30 and EP, Resurrection Letters: Prologue, Feb. 9 from Centricity Music, both amidst 5-star acclaim... << Full Report >>

Abigail Duhon Debuts 'Rebound' Video From "God's Not Dead: A Light In Darkness" Album

After releasing God's Not Dead: A Light In Darkness - Songs From And Inspired By the Motion Picture, Dream is proud to release Abigail Duhon's music video for her song "Rebound."  The video was directed by Spencer Kane.  The beautiful cinematic widespread shots mixed with Abigail's performance and clips from God's Not Dead: A Light In Darkness makes for a great piece of art... << Full Report >>

Jaxon Releases New Single, "I Need You"

Breakout Christian pop artist Jaxon is releasing a new single to Christian radio today. The song, “I Need You,” goes for adds at Christian INSPO and AC-formatted radio outlets. A video for the single, which is from Jaxon’s CD titled “The Journey,” can be viewed at YouTube... << Full Report >>

*Wednesday, April 11, 2018*


Andy Mineo Andy Mineo's Single "You Can't Stop Me" RIAA Certified Gold

It's nothing but net for Reach Records hip hop recording artist Andy Mineo as he scores big with his colossal hit, “You Can’t Stop Me.” The song recently moved the equivalent of more than 500,000 copies, which includes over 51 million streams to date, and is officially certified GOLD by the Recording Industry Association of America® (RIAA). According to Spotify data, of the 500,000 units required to make... << Full Report >>

*Tuesday, April 10, 2018*


Newsboys Newsboys United Tour Adds Summer Leg

Playing to capacity audiences across the U.S. this spring, the “Newsboys United Tour” will extend its history-making run through the summer, it was announced today. A slate of nearly 20 new shows kicks off in June, once again bringing current Newsboys members Michael Tait, Duncan Phillips, Jeff Frankenstein and Jody Davis together with former bandmates Peter Furler and Phil Joel for "all the hits... under one roof... for one tour."
 
Showcasing an electrifying headlining set from the supergroup, Newsboys... << Full Report >>

*Monday, April 9, 2018*


Third Day Third Day Farewell Tour Announces Additional Dates

Four-time GRAMMY® Award-winning and multi-platinum selling band THIRD DAY is adding five final nights to meet the demand for their FAREWELL TOUR. The tour, produced by Awakening Events and sponsored by Food for the Hungry, will add extra nights to already sold out shows in New York City and Nashville. New tour stops will include Kansas City, Chicago, and Minneapolis... << Full Report >>

Chart-Topping Gospel Reggae Pioneers CHRISTAFARI Return April 13th with "Original Love"

CHRISTAFARI return April 13th with their latest studio album, “Original Love” (Lion of Zion Entertainment) - available now for pre-order at iTunes, with 4 instant tracks available upon purchase. After nearly three decades, CHRISTAFARI is the all-time top selling Gospel Reggae act and continues to be a driving force in world music. Their last 6 albums have debuted at #1 on the Billboard Reggae Chart. But the band considers themselves to be more than just musicians, but rather “musicianaries” (musical missionaries), spreading... << Full Report >>

*Friday, April 6, 2018*


Michael W. Smith Michael W. Smith Creates Nurturing Steps™, Releases His First Children’s Album, Book

Multi-Platinum, three-time Grammy® Award winning artist, best-selling author and acclaimed actor Michael W. Smith launches Nurturing Steps™, a new infant and toddler series with a simple mission to provide parents and grandparents with music and books to enliven a young child’s journey with hope and faith through song and storytelling... << Full Report >>

Social Club Misfits Social Club Misfits Take April by Storm with Their Into The Night Tour

Capitol CMG recording artist Social Club Misfits kicked off their Into The Night Tour at Rocketown in downtown Nashville, Tennessee this week. The hip-hop duo will continue their 2018 tour through the end of April with stops in Pittsburgh, Chicago, Charlotte, Orlando and more. Tickets are currently available here.

The duo, comprised of Marty and Fern, released their album... << Full Report >>

Bethel Music Kids Relaunches as Bright Ones

Bethel Music Kids announces its relaunch as Bright Ones. Formed as an extension of Bethel Music and Bethel Church in Redding, CA, Bright Ones is a ministry for creative talented youth and kids who love God and want to see His Kingdom expanded through music, movement and multimedia. Correlating with the announcement,... << Full Report >>

Jesus Culture's Kim Walker-Smith Releases Live EP

Jesus Culture's Kim Walker-Smith has released a live EP with selections from her 2017 hit solo album, On My Side. On My Side Live (EP) is available now here. Known as one of Christian music's top female worship leaders, Walker-Smith recorded these... << Full Report >>

Joel Vaughn Announces New Studio Album Coming July, 2018

Today Joel Vaughn releases first new digital single since the release of his hit album, Surrender earlier last year.  The new single is from his first of his two part forthcoming EPs beginning to release in July. In celebration of the release, "Pray It Up" has been sent out to radio stations with an official add date of April 27th... << Full Report >>

LEDGER LEDGER Debuts New Song "Not Dead Yet" From Upcoming EP

On the heels of announcing her signing to Atlantic Records and Hear It Loud, Loudwire exclusively premiered the track “Not Dead Yet” yesterday off LEDGER (Apr. 13), the anticipated... << Full Report >>

Ryan Stevenson Ryan Stevenson Debuts New Album NO MATTER WHAT Today

Today Ryan Stevenson releases his newest studio album, No Matter What, on Gotee Records. The project offers such soul-stirring tracks as "The Gospel" and "Faithful" featuring Amy Grant, who also co-wrote the song with Stevenson and the album's producer, Bryan Fowler... << Full Report >>

Mandisa K-LOVE Fan Awards To Air On Television For First Time With TBN At Helm

A new partnership with TBN will allow fans from all over the world to tune in to the 2018 K-LOVE Fan Awards as it makes its return to Nashville’s iconic Grand Ole Opry on May 27. Marking the show’s first appearance on television, TBN... << Full Report >>

Hawk Nelson Hawk Nelson's New Album MIRACLES is Available Now

Hawk Nelson’s new studio album, Miracles (Fair Trade Services), is available today. The band’s eighth studio project features their current single, "He Still Does (Miracles)," which is currently heard on more than 60 stations – including SiriusXM, Air 1, WAY-FM, WAWZ/New York... << Full Report >>

*Thursday, April 5, 2018*


Skillet Multi-Platinum Selling Skillet Releases Lyric Video For New Single "Brave"

Multi-Platinum selling rock band Skillet has released a lyric video for new single "Brave." Also, their song "Rebirthing," from the album Comatose, marks the seventh Skillet song to receive RIAA distinction as track is certified Gold... << Full Report >>

Lincoln Brewster Points Listeners To The "God Of The Impossible" With New Album, Available May 4

Renowned worship leader and pastor Lincoln Brewster, known for church and radio favorites like “There Is Power,” “No One Like Our God,” “Let The Praises Ring,” “Everlasting God,” “Love The Lord,” “God You Reign” and “Today Is The Day,” delivers his first new album in four years with... << Full Report >>

Annie Moses Band Welcomes Acting Legend John Rhys-Davies As Part of Annie Moses Summer Music Festival

Nashville-based award-winning, Juilliard-educated Annie Moses Band, known for its impeccable artistry and genre-defying music, announces today that eminent Shakespearean and acting legend John Rhys-Davies, one of modern cinema's most recognizable character actors, will join them as part of... << Full Report >>

*Wednesday, April 4, 2018*


Third Day Guitarist, Mark Lee, Announces Debut Solo EP

Third Day guitarist Mark Lee has been working on his first solo project, and he's inviting fans to help be a part of it. The news of Lee's first solo project comes just a few weeks after the band has announced their break-up and final tour. After releasing his first book, Hurt Road, last year, it's Lee clearly isn't wasting time paving the road for life after Third Day... << Full Report >>

Tom Read Returns with Single 'Dead Things To Life' Ahead of New EP, "Lament"

It’s been a 5 year wait, but this week UK based worship leader Tom Read returns with new single ‘Dead Things To Life’ taken from the upcoming Lament EP... << Full Report >>

*Tuesday, April 3, 2018*


Jeremy Camp Jeremy Camp, Matthew West, Rend Collective Unite For "Summer Lights Tour"

Compassion International’s “Summer Lights Tour” will find Jeremy Camp, Matthew West, Rend Collective with special guest Koryn Hawthorne trekking the east coast throughout the month of July. Inviting fans to escape the ordinary, this marks the second year for the popular tour to visit a mix of venues... << Full Report >>

Jordan Feliz Jordan Feliz's "Future" Makes Strong Debut Landing No. 1 Spot On Billboard Christian Chart

Last week Centricity Music pop artist Jordan Feliz dropped his highly anticipated sophomore release Future , which debuted at No. 1 on Billboard’s Top Christian Album Chart and garnered over 4.5 million streams. Feliz’s current single... << Full Report >>

Pat Barrett Releases Self-Titled EP on Chris Tomlin's Imprint Label, Bowyer & Bow

Singer/songwriter and worship leader Pat Barrett is the flagship artist on GRAMMY® Award winner Chris Tomlin's imprint record label, Bowyer & Bow, in partnership with Capitol Christian Music Group. Barrett's self-titled debut EP is available now (click here to listen) and will be followed by a full-length album set to release... << Full Report >>

Cory Asbury’s “Reckless Love” Skyrockets To No. 1 At Radio In Only Seven Weeks

“Reckless Love” from Cory Asbury has quickly climbed atop the Mediabase Christian Audience Chart as one of the fastest growing songs taking the top spot in only seven weeks. The single, which is found on his chart-topping album bearing the same name, marks... << Full Report >>

*Monday, April 2, 2018*


Former Tourniquet Vocalist Launches Solo Project

Bay Area vocalist Luke Easter, who was Tourniquet's lead singer from from 1993 to late 2015, has announced a new solo endeavor. As part of the band Tourniquet, he co-wrote a number of songs, released ten CDs, four home videos/DVDs, and played numerous shows internationally. This is his first solo project, and it is slated for an early summer 2018 release... << Full Report >>

Impending Doom Debut "The Wretched and Godless," New LP Details

California metal veterans IMPENDING DOOM have announced a new song today titled "The Wretched and Godless" exclusively via ALTERNATIVE PRESS. The new track is the first song being released from the band's all-new LP due this summer, and the first bit of new music fans have heard in over 5... << Full Report >>

*Friday, March 30, 2018*


Switchfoot All for Laughs, Switchfoot Teases New Metal Album As Elaborate April Fools Joke

It's no secret that San Diego rock quintet Switchfoot have been enjoying time off the road, as the band members have been regularly celebrating being home. In a surprising move on Friday evening, March 30th, the band's email list sent out a silly and cryptic announcement of a "New Single," with a new lightning-fused band logo that mimics 80s metal. When the recipient clicks on the link to "Listen Now" to the new single, we're met with a short video that promises the band will "Return to their roots" with a "Groundbreaking new album" and presents a minute-long... << Full Report >>

Tori Kelly Releases New Song "Help Us To Love" Featuring The Hamiltones

Today, Capitol Records released GRAMMY®-nominated singer-songwriter Tori Kelly’s new track, “Help Us To Love” featuring The Hamiltones. The song was written and produced by 12-time GRAMMY winner Kirk Franklin. Stream/download... << Full Report >>

*Thursday, March 29, 2018*


Phil Wickham Phil Wickham Delivers New Single "Living Hope" Tomorrow Coinciding With Good Friday

Harmonizing with Good Friday and Easter, California-based worship leader Phil Wickham will release the timely “Living Hope” tomorrow on Good Friday. The single was co-written with Brian Johnson (Bethel Music)... << Full Report >>

MXPX Announces New Album, Launches Kickstarter Campaign

"Left Coast Punk Rock" band MxPx has had a frequently fluctuating status as a band for a few years now, with their future left uncertain many times. The trio also hasn't been back together officially for a while, but Yuri, Tom and Mike can't seem to stay apart for long, and this rings true now more than ever with the announcement of a brand new MxPx album... << Full Report >>

Bethel Music's Steffany Gretzinger's "Blackout" to Release Tomorrow

Bethel Music’s Steffany Gretzinger will unveil her sophomore album, Blackout, tomorrow to critical acclaim. With songs for the “in-between moments in life” that often shape us, Blackout heralds... << Full Report >>

Planetshakers Band Releases "Heaven On Earth Part 1" EP April 6

Internationally recognized praise band Planetshakers, with a mission of “empowering generations to win generations,” will independently release Heaven On Earth Part 1 April 6th on iTunes, Amazon Music, Google Play and more digital outlets, as well as through Apple Music, Spotify and other streaming sites. Recorded... << Full Report >>

*Wednesday, March 28, 2018*


Vertical Worship Set to Release New Album April 6th

Vertical Worship announces the upcoming release of their newest project, Bright Faith Bold Future, available on April 6th. This is their fifth release with Essential Worship/Provident Label Group/Sony Music since 2012. The album... << Full Report >>

*Tuesday, March 27, 2018*


Point of Grace Bow First-Ever Hymns Album April 3

Platinum-selling, GRAMMY®-nominated Point of Grace return April 3 with a landmark new collection, Beautiful Name . The iconic trio’s second LifeWay Worship set and first full-length recording of hymns and worship songs, the project showcases Point of Grace’s signature harmonies atop 10 fresh arrangements of... << Full Report >>

StowTown Records Releases Fanny Crosby: Newly Discovered Hymns & Songs

A project that has been in the making for over 100 years is finally available. StowTown Records is excited to announce a historic project, Fanny Crosby: Newly Discovered Hymns & Songs... << Full Report >>

*Monday, March 26, 2018*


MercyMe MercyMe's "The Imagine Nation Tour" With Tenth Avenue North Unveiled For 20+ Markets This Fall

5X GRAMMY® nominated MercyMe’s “The Imagine Nation Tour” with longtime friends Tenth Avenue North will trek over 20 cities nationwide beginning in Oct. of 2018. Indianapolis, New Orleans, San Antonio and more are on the docket for the two-month run... << Full Report >>

Travis Greene Receives 4 Stellar Awards, Including "Artist of the Year"

RCA Inspiration and chart-topping gospel artist Travis Greene was awarded four Stellar Awards for the 2018 ceremony that took place this past Saturday, March 24 for his current album, CROSSOVER: LIVE FROM MUSIC CITY... << Full Report >>

Geoffrey Andrews Releases "O Praise The Name (Anástasis)"

Franklin, Tennessee-based Courage Management Group announces the release of vocal powerhouse Geoffrey Andrews' newly recorded song, "O Praise The Name (Anástasis)" today on all digital formats. The song, which was originally recorded by Hillsong Worship in 2015, is a timely release to celebrate in the Easter season, sharing in both... << Full Report >>

*Friday, March 23, 2018*


Jordan Feliz Jordan Feliz Releases Anticipated Sophomore Album, "Future"

Future, the highly anticipated sophomore album by Centricity Music’s Jordan Feliz is available worldwide on stands and digital platforms and is receiving praise from critics... << Full Report >>

Paul Zach Releases "God Is A Friend of Silence" Today

Worship leader and songwriter Paul Zach releases his debut solo EP, God Is The Friend Of Silence, today (March 23) through The Fuel Music. The five-song EP was recorded live Dec. 2017 at Mason Jar Studio in Brooklyn, NY, and... << Full Report >>

"Preachers" Releases Today From Singer, Songwriter Harvest

Atlanta-based singer, songwriter Harvest is unveiling Preachers (GoForth Sounds, Heritage Music) today. The self-taught pianist delivers a bold collection of nine songs that bypass the need for louder, bigger and technical. With piano and string orchestration by... << Full Report >>

Passion Passion's "Whole Heart" Releases on CD

Physical copies of Passion’s latest chart-topping album, Whole Heart are now available nationwide with newly added live versions of the hit songs "Reckless Love" and "All My Hope." Since releasing digitally one month prior, the album debuted... << Full Report >>

*Thursday, March 22, 2018*


Tedashii Hosts Harvard Debate Council Diversity Program Students at Universoul Circus in Atlanta

Reach Records’ Rapper Tedashii celebrated his birthday weekend and the release of his new single, “Smile” by hosting a group of Harvard Debate Council students at a recent performance of the Universoul Circus in Atlanta... << Full Report >>

"Killing Kryptonite Tour" Launches In June With John Bevere And Bethel Music

Pairing a freedom & strength infused message from best-selling author John Bevere and powerful worship ushered by Bethel Music, the “Killing Kryptonite Tour” will begin in June visiting New Orleans, Atlanta, Boston and New York among other markets. The tour... << Full Report >>

*Wednesday, March 21, 2018*


Sanctus Real Sanctus Real to Debut New Album, CHANGED, April 27

Sanctus Real is set to release Changed, their eighth career album on April 27 (Framework Records). Changed, which can be pre-ordered now by clicking here, is the follow-up to their 2014 release, Dream... << Full Report >>

Cory Asbury's Chart Topping "Reckless Love" Brings Forth Top Single

Cory Asbury’s No. 1 album Reckless Love is continuing to invigorate listeners. The title track just took top honors on Billboard’s Hot Christian Songs Chart adding to his 10 song collection which debuted atop Billboard’s Top Christian Albums Chart upon its release in late January. Radio audiences are resounding; “Reckless Love” is currently No. 5 at Christian Airplay, No. 8 at AC Indicator and No. 11... << Full Report >>

Bryan Popin Preps for Stellar Awards and Stellar Women of Gospel Awards

2018 Stellar Award nominee and chart-topping independent recording artist Bryan Popin is taking his dynamic music ministry and showmanship to the biggest night in Gospel Music during The 33rd Annual Stellar Awards weekend in Las Vegas with high-profile performances at two Official Stellar Awards Sanctioned... << Full Report >>

The Great Romance's New Single Garners Praise

St. Louis area worship/rock band The Great Romance is releasing a new single today to Christian INSPO/Soft AC and Christian AC radio. The song, titled “Bigger Than The Odds” from the group’s eponymous album, is garnering praise among early station adds at 68 radio outlets... << Full Report >>

Indie Vision's Light The Way Debut New Lyric Video

Pop-punk quartet Light The Way have premiered a new lyric video for single 'Holy Ghost'.

The track is taken off upcoming album "False Memory Syndrome", which drops March 30th via Indie Vision Music... << Full Report >>



*Tuesday, March 20, 2018*


Abigail Sloane Releases Debut Radio Single

The debut single from Christian music newcomer Abigail Sloane goes for adds today at Christian AC and CHR/Hot AC-formatted radio stations. The song, “Enough,” is from Sloane’s EP, “Reason and Rhyme,” which was released in October 2017 by Creative Soul Records... << Full Report >>

*Monday, March 19, 2018*


No. 1 New Indie Film, "I Can Only Imagine," Hits High Note; Top 3 Overall

I Can Only Imagine (Lionsgate, Roadside Attractions), the movie based on the life of MercyMe frontman Bart Millard who wrote the mega-hit song after the loss of his father to cancer, shattered pre-weekend tracking expectations... << Full Report >>

Erskin Anavitarte Unveils Deeply Personal New Single Today

“Grace Made The First Move,” the long-awaited new single from singer/songwriter, adoption advocate and diversity spokesperson Erskin Anavitarte, is now available on iTunes. Backed by a gospel choir, the deeply personal pop anthem... << Full Report >>

*Friday, March 16, 2018*


Crowder's "All My Hope" Reaches No. 1

Three time GRAMMY® Award nominee and this year’s Dove Award winner reached no. 1 on the National Christian Airplay chart this week with his current radio single, “All My Hope” featuring emerging Christian artist Tauren Wells, making it Crowder’s highest-selling single from the... << Full Report >>

Citizen Way Release New Song "WaveWalker" Featuring MercyMe's Bart Millard

The pop-driven “WaveWalker” from Citizen Way was unveiled today featuring the vocals of Bart Millard, frontman for the multi-platinum selling band MercyMe. #WaveWalker was announced initially to fans through social media and follows Citizen Way’s fan and radio favorites... << Full Report >>

Chris McClarney's "Hallelujah For The Cross" Single And Video Debut Today

Capitol Christian Music Group announces Jesus Culture artist Chris McClarney releases his anthemic single, "Hallelujah For The Cross," today. The song, which was recorded live in Sacramento, CA at Jesus Culture Church, is available on... << Full Report >>

Austin and Lindsey Adamec Release "Victorious" Today

Husband / wife duo, Austin & Lindsey Adamec, releases “Victorious” globally today (March 16) through Wander Creative. Available now at iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon.com... << Full Report >>

Atlantic Records/Hear It Loud Announce Signing of Skillet's Jen Ledger to Solo Endeavor

Jen Ledger, drummer and vocalist of multi-platinum selling, GRAMMY® nominated rock band Skillet is signing with Atlantic Records and Hear It Loud, the imprint encompassing the creative team of Skillet’s John & Korey Cooper and longtime manager, Zachary Kelm. Billboard exclusively announced the news yesterday... << Full Report >>

Andrew Peterson "Resurrection Letters, Vol. I" Album Preorder Begins Today

Dove Award-nominated recording artist, songwriter and award-winning author Andrew Peterson releases the long-awaited album Resurrection Letters, Vol. I March 30 from Centricity Music. Releasing in time for Easter, the album is also available for preorder beginning today... << Full Report >>

*Thursday, March 15, 2018*


Skillet's Jen Ledger Launches Solo Project, LEDGER

Today, Skillet's longtime drummer / vocalist Jen Ledger announced a new solo project, titled Ledger. According to an exclusive report from Billboard, Ledger will release her debut EP, also titled LEDGER, next month on April 13 through Atlantic Records and bandmates John & Korey Cooper's new label imprint, Hear It Loud... << Full Report >>

Glorious Encounter Named Songwriter of the Year

Glorious Encounter, a Los Angeles-based worship group, has been named Songwriter of the Year of the 15th annual ChristianSongwriting.com competition. The contest, sponsored by CM United, is the longest-running Christian songwriting contest in existence... << Full Report >>

Chris Howland's Way Up Feat. CASS & Sajan Nauriyal Goes #1 On Hot CHR

DREAM Records' dance label DRÖM is proud to announce that this week, Chris Howland's “Way Up (feat. CASS and Sajan Nauriyal” is now #1 on the Hot CHR chart.  "Way Up..." (which is also currently #21 on the Billboard Hot AC / CHR chart too) featuring CASS and Sajan Nauriyal is a fresh electronic hip hop track that perfectly merges the rhythmic sounds with thought provoking Hip Hop lyrics... << Full Report >>

*Wednesday, March 14, 2018*


Video of Cana's Voice and Brooklyn Tabernacle Goes Viral

Cana's Voice - a powerhouse trio comprised of TaRanda Greene, Jody McBrayer and Doug Anderson - is quickly becoming one of the most popular artists in Christian music. The group recently made an appearance with the Brooklyn Tabernacle Choir at the church in Brooklyn, NY as... << Full Report >>

MercyMe MercyMe, Jason Crabb Join Trace Adkins for "Jammin' To Beat the Blues"

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Mar. 14, 2018) – Country hitmaker Trace Adkins has not only cemented his status as a country music icon, he has also made it his mission to give back to several important causes throughout his career. Adkins serves as a spokesman for the Wounded Warrior Project and the American Red Cross and has participated in 12 USO tours for our servicemen and women... << Full Report >>

*Tuesday, March 13, 2018*


Michael W. Smith Michael W. Smith Performs On Good Morning America

Multi-Platinum, three-time Grammy® Award winning artist, best-selling author and acclaimed actor Michael W. Smith performed “Surrounded (Fight My Battles)” on ABC-TV's Good Morning America today (March 13)... << Full Report >>

Annie Moses Band Hosts Annual Annie Moses Summer Music Festival July 8 - 15

Nashville-based award-winning, Juilliard-educated Annie Moses Band, known for its impeccable artistry and genre-defying music, announces today that it will host its highly-anticipated annual Annie Moses Summer Music Festival this July 8 -15 in Franklin, Tennessee... << Full Report >>

*Monday, March 12, 2018*


Mandisa Revived "American Idol" Launches Icon Series with Mandisa Correlating with Show's Season Premiere on ABC

American Idol made its awaited return to TVs across America last night at 8pm ET, premiering on ABC. Correlating with the start of the season, the seminal show launched its Icon Series, highlighting GRAMMY® winner Mandisa. The beloved season 5 finalist discussed her journey after American Idol... << Full Report >>

Curt Anderson To Release "Every Moment" Deluxe Edition March 30

Singer/songwriter and pop vocalist Curt Anderson is poised to impact growing international audiences with tour dates around the globe this spring, in conjunction with the March 30 release of the Every Moment Deluxe Version. The project features four new songs... << Full Report >>

*Friday, March 9, 2018*


Bethel Music's Steffany Gretzinger to Release Deeply Vulnerable "Blackout" on March 30th

Blackout, the newest album from Bethel Music’s Steffany Gretzinger, is set to release on March 30. Known for leading thousands in corporate worship with powerful vocals, Gretzinger's latest project sheds light on her vulnerable, less-visible side. With songs for the... << Full Report >>

NF Celebrates No. 1 Success

While NF was in Los Angeles yesterday for his sold-out show at The Wiltern, Capitol Music Group (CMG) Chairman & CEO Steve Barnett surprised him with a plaque to commemorate 1 million global adjusted album sales. This impressive number includes 125,000 albums, 750,000 track... << Full Report >>

Centricity Music Signs Caitie Hurst

Centricity Music has added another strong talent to its artist roster; 23-year-old Caitie Hurst has signed with the indie Christian label. Today she released her debut single “Nothing To Hide,” which precedes an EP to be released later this year... << Full Report >>

"Broken Prayers" Proves To Be Breakthrough Debut For Riley Clemmons

Broken Prayers,” the breakthrough hit from Riley Clemmons, is making its mark, with the track topping over a million streams, and its accompanying music video breaking a million+ plus YouTube views. The Nashville-based singer... << Full Report >>

*Thursday, March 8, 2018*


YouTube & Jamie Grace Celebrate International Women's Day

Jamie Grace, pop princess extraordinaire, is celebrating International Women's Day with YouTube. Today, celebrating International Women's Day, YouTube is showcasing women who empower women... << Full Report >>

Michael W. Smith To Perform On Good Morning America March 13

Multi-Platinum, three-time Grammy® Award winning artist, best-selling author and acclaimed actor Michael W. Smith will perform live on ABC-TV's Good Morning America Tuesday, March 13. The appearance was sparked by his two, back-to-back hit albums... << Full Report >>

Israel Houghton Releases New Single "Reckless Love"

Six-time GRAMMY® winning artist ISRAEL HOUGHTON releases his new single tomorrow, March 9, titled “Reckless Love” on iTunes, Amazon and all digital retailers worldwide. “Reckless Love” is the first new song from Houghton’s forthcoming EP, due this Spring... << Full Report >>

*Wednesday, March 7, 2018*


Dove Award Winning Songwriter Michael Farren Releases New Single "Fighting For Us" March 9

Integrity Music announces the March 9 release of “Fighting For Us,” a new single from Dove Award winning and GRAMMY Award nominated songwriter and Franklin, Tennessee-based worship leader Michael Farren. The song is the title track for a forthcoming album and first-ever solo project for Farren, the former frontman and founding member of... << Full Report >>

Maddie Rey Releases "Fire" To Christian Radio

A new single from Christian music recording artist Maddie Rey goes for adds today to Christian radio. The song, “Fire,” will be serviced to Christian CHR and Rock-formatted radio outlets. The song, which is available at iTunes and other online retailers, is also featured on YouTube, where the upbeat... << Full Report >>

Jekalyn Carr's "One Nation Under God" Album and "You Will Win" Song #1 In The Country

Top selling independent recording artist Jekalyn Carr currently is celebrating three #1's across Billboard and Mediabase charts this week. Carr's 4th independent release ONE NATION UNDER GOD (Lunjeal/New debuted at #1 on Billboard's Top Gospel Albums and Top... << Full Report >>

*Tuesday, March 6, 2018*


Passion "Whole Heart" Finds Passion Once Again at No. 1

Passion’s latest, Whole Heart (Feb. 23), finds them once again on top. Debuting at No. 1 on Billboard's Top Christian Albums Chart, Whole Heart is now the ninth release from Passion to do so. The album also claimed the No. 5 spot on Billboard’s Digital Albums Chart and No. 8... << Full Report >>

Spotify Pays Tribute To Billy Graham with Playlist

Spotify, a leading digital music service provider, is paying tribute to Rev. Billy Graham upon his passing with a special playlist, Rev. Billy Graham - In Memorium... << Full Report >>

Dave Stovall Launches GoFundMe Campaign To Back New Solo Project

Longtime frontman for rock band Wavorly, and more recently guitarist for the revived Audio Adrenaline (which is defunct again), Dave Stovall has launched a campaign on GoFundMe to ask fans to back a new solo project. The campaign, which launched yesterday, is tiered to allow for more songs to be recorded based on how much money is raised... << Full Report >>

*Monday, March 5, 2018*


Ryan Stevenson Ryan Stevenson Announces New Album for April 6th; New Song Feat. Amy Grant Available Now

Gotee Records' Ryan Stevenson will release a new full-length studio album on April 6th titled No Matter What. Last week, Stevenson released a new song from the upcoming album, "Faithful (feat. Amy Grant)” written by Stevenson, producer Bryan Fowler and Amy Grant. The song was also featured in... << Full Report >>

"I Can Only Imagine – The Very Best Of MercyMe" Available Now Ahead Of Major Motion Picture

Multi-platinum selling band MercyMe just released I Can Only Imagine – The Very Best Of MercyMe, a 13 piece collection of their most beloved songs alongside a special version of the monumental hit “I Can Only Imagine” made just for the anticipated movie... << Full Report >>

Leslie McKee Releases New Single

Creative Soul Records artist Leslie McKee is set to release a new single today when “I’m Alive” goes for adds at Christian INSPO/Soft AC and Christian AC radio... << Full Report >>

*Friday, March 2, 2018*


Third Day Third Day Announces 2018 Farewell Tour

Four-time GRAMMY® Award-winning and multi-platinum selling band THIRD DAY will hit the road one last time this summer to headline their FAREWELL TOUR, which concludes an extraordinary touring career that spans 25 years and boasts legions of loyal fans from around the world. The tour, produced by Awakening Events and sponsored by Food for the Hungry, kicks off May 31... << Full Report >>

Electrically Charged Duo FF5 Release EL COMPADRE Today

Curb Records’ twin brother pop duo FF5 release their highly anticipated EP EL COMPADRE today - available now on all streaming platforms following the exclusive streaming premiere on Billboard.com yesterday (3/1). EL COMPADRE includes red-hot new single “Fire On the Highway,” which... << Full Report >>

"There Is More" From Hillsong Worship On April 6

Today, the influential worship band behind the fastest-growing single in church history (“What A Beautiful Name”), Hillsong Worship, released a preorder link for their next full length album titled ”There Is More,” a 12-track... << Full Report >>

*Thursday, March 1, 2018*


Historical Musical Tribute Celebrates Billy Graham's Ministry

At Rev. Billy Graham’s historic Crusades, Gospel music always paved the way for his message. In a moving video memorial titled “Passing the Torch,” The Billy Graham Evangelistic Association and Crossroads Label Group pay tribute to Graham and the music... << Full Report >>

Pastor Danilo Montero Celebrates Three Decades of Ministry With New Album

Four years after the release of his Latin GRAMMY Award winning album La Carta Perfecta (The Perfect Letter) and after a well-deserved sabbatical, beloved singer-songwriter, author and pastor Danilo Montero returns with Mi Viaje (My Journey), available globally through Integrity Music... << Full Report >>

Milagro Records Inks Distribution Deal with New Day Christian Distributors

Independent Gospel artist Juan Santiago is known as the leader of the dynamic ensemble Juan Santiago & Uninhibited Praise (JSUP). The group, based in North Carolina, is consistently recognized for riveting vocals and unforgettable sacred music. The group’s leader is also the owner and founder of Milagro Records, a record company... << Full Report >>

*Wednesday, February 28, 2018*


Michael W. Smith Michael W. Smith Leads "Just As I Am" During Rev. Billy Graham Capitol Service Today

Multi-Platinum, three-time Grammy® Award winning artist, best-selling author and acclaimed actor Michael W. Smith received the distinct honor to take part in the memorial service in the Capitol Rotunda honoring the late Rev. Billy Graham this morning... << Full Report >>

*Monday, February 26, 2018*


Pop Duo FF5 To Release "El Compadre" EP March 2

Curb Records’ twin brother pop duo FF5 announce the highly anticipated release of their new EP EL COMPADRE on March 2. Fueled by their new single “Fire on the Highway,” available now, the track gives fans a first taste of what to expect from EL COMPADRE. Revved up by... << Full Report >>

Kelontae Gavin Makes First Billboard Top 30 Entry

On the heels of delivering a solid and commanding performance at the Gospel Superfest TV taping in Dayton, OH earlier this month, 18 Year-Old Stellar Award nominee and multi-faceted millennial worship leader, Kelontae Gavin, celebrates his first Billboard Top 30 entry on the Gospel Airplay chart this week with his riveting single "No Ordinary... << Full Report >>

Christa Deana Releases New Single and Lyric Video for "If God Doesn't Want It."

As a young child, Philadelphia-based Christian R&B artist Christa Deana's lifelong journey in music started when she won first place in the Young Artist Competition for the city of Allentown, PA.  Since then, Christa has toured the world with several choirs that took her to Romania, Turkey, France, Spain, England, and all over the US.  She signed with MTS Management Group for publicity and... << Full Report >>

*Saturday, February 24, 2018*


Smalltown Poets Release New Single Featuring Mac Powell

Pop rock band Smalltown Poets debuted in the 90s on the now-defunct Forefront Records, but broke up around 2006, only to return in 2011 to keep making new music. Late last year, the band released a new single titled "Song of Hallelujah," and yesterday returned again with another new single, this time featuring Mac Powell of Third Day. The new track is titled "You're My Shepherd" and is available on iTunes now!... << Full Report >>

Passion Releases New Album "Whole Heart" Digitally

Passion unveiled their newest collection of intentionally crafted songs, Whole Heart, today to critical acclaim. The album is available today on all digital music platforms, with the CD release following on Mar. 23, and includes new live versions... << Full Report >>

Worship Leader Mack Brock Releases Debut Song "Greater Things" With Capitol CMG

Sparrow Records/Capitol Christian Music Group announces the release of "Greater Things," the debut song from newly-signed recording artist and worship leader Mack Brock. Co-written by Brock along with Jacob Sooter and Jonathan Smith, the song officially released yesterday to all digital outlets. Brock will hit the road this spring for 33... << Full Report >>

Crossroads Releases Mark Bishop's "A Different Light"

Crossroads is bringing Southern Gospel fans messages of faith and trust with two new releases available now. Mark Bishop's A Different Light aptly displays his God-given ability to show listeners a timeless message... << Full Report >>

Alisa Turner Debuts New Single "Safe," Available Now

Nashville, Tennessee-based singer, songwriter and worship leader Alisa Turner knows firsthand the comforting peace of Jesus in the midst of suffering. Her own battle with Lyme Disease and struggle with chronic pain have taught her the transformative power of praise and the beauty of God’s grace for each moment. Turner shares this truth and captures the sigh of a trusting heart in new single... << Full Report >>

*Friday, February 23, 2018*


toby TobyMac Drops “I just need U. [REMIX]” Today

7X GRAMMY® winner TobyMac surprised fans with the release of “I just need U. [REMIX]” today, a fresh version of his current hit remixed by Capital Kings. Dropping in January, "I just need U." is currently top 10 on the Christian Airplay and AC Indicator Charts, top 15 on the AC Monitored Chart and No. 2 on... << Full Report >>

Tenth Avenue North Announcing Tenth Avenue North's Over And Underneath The Tenth Anniversary Tour

With 1.5 million album sales, multiple No. 1 radio hits and more than 20 national and international tours over the last ten years, Tenth Avenue North is celebrating the release of their label debut album Over and Underneath. The Over and Underneath The Tenth Anniversary Tour with special guests We Are Messengers will feature the band... << Full Report >>

*Thursday, February 22, 2018*


Newsboys Newsboys United Launch History-Making Tour With String of Sellouts

Kicking-off last week in California, the landmark “Newsboys United Tour” saw sellout crowds throughout the opening weekend. Boasting "all the hits... under one roof... for one tour," the history-making Newsboys United lineup played to capacity audiences at City National Civic in San Jose, Redding Civic Auditorium and the Visalia Convention Center, as well as to a near-sellout... << Full Report >>

Michael W. Smith Releases "Surrounded" This Friday, Feb. 23

Multi-Platinum, three-time Grammy® Award winning artist, best-selling author and acclaimed actor Michael W. Smith releases his highly anticipated live worship album, Surrounded, Feb. 23 from Rocketown Records and The Fuel Music. The acclaimed recording, featuring the declarative... << Full Report >>

The All Sons and Daughters Collection Available March 16

After seven years of recording together as the critically-acclaimed worship duo All Sons & Daughters, David Leonard and Leslie Jordan end their season as a band. To celebrate the impact of their songs, including “Great Are You Lord” and “All The Poor and Powerless,” Integrity Music... << Full Report >>

*Wednesday, February 21, 2018*


Michael W. Smith Artists Respond To The Passing of Rev. Billy Graham

This morning, celebrated preacher Billy Graham at the age of 99. News of his passing has impacted much of the Christian community, including many of the artists who knew and were inspired by the beloved leader. Here are a few of the few reflections from Michael W. Smith, Jason Crabb and Don Moen: "I knew it was coming….we all knew it was coming. Billy was 99 and his health had been declining for years. And I knew from my visits with him that he longed to be... << Full Report >>

Tedashii Launches the #SmileTrainChallenge to Help Children

Reach Records rapper Tedashii and the world’s largest cleft charity, Smile Train, are joining forces to launch the social media #SmileTrainChallenge. The campaign will bring awareness of the... << Full Report >>

River Valley Worship Releases New Song "Calvary's Shadow"

BEC WORSHIP's River Valley Worship releases a new song "Calvary's Shadow," off their upcoming album Million Lifetimes today. Fans can purchase the song digitally here. As the perfect song to worship in churches for Easter, "Calvary's Shadow" helps us remember the reason for celebrating the holiday... << Full Report >>

*Tuesday, February 20, 2018*


Armond WakeUp to Release "Even If I Lose" February 27th

Armond WakeUp is set to release Even If I Lose, the follow up to 40 Days, on Tuesday February 27th via Illect Recordings. The project features several guests including: Sean C. Johnson, Jonathan Baker, DJ Because, and Brieah Taiye. Production credits include: Tee-Wyla, Ess Be, Doc, J. Rhodan, and Jonathan Baker... << Full Report >>

*Friday, February 16, 2018*


GMA Foundation Announces Hall of Fame Inductees and Honors Recipients for GMA Honors Celebration

The GMA (Gospel Music Association) Foundation announced its inductees and honorees for the 5th Annual GMA Honors and Hall of Fame Ceremony set for Tuesday, May 8, 2018 at Lipscomb University's Allen Arena. This year's GMA Hall of Fame inductees include CCM artist Carman, award-winning Southern Gospel artist... << Full Report >>

Danny Gokey Signs To Capitol Christian Music Group

Award-winning singer-songwriter Danny Gokey has signed with Capitol Christian Music Group. The announcement comes on the heels of Gokey’s first GRAMMY® nomination for his hit album Rise. Rise debuted at #1 on Billboard’s Top Christian/Gospel albums chart and captured the attention of Billboard... << Full Report >>

Brad and Rebekah's "Sound Of Heaven" Out Now

Brad + Rebekah’s Sound Of Heaven streets today, marking the continuation of a four-year long, album making process where the couple asked 50 pastors nationwide what is needed in the worship songs of the church... << Full Report >>

*Thursday, February 15, 2018*


Worship Leader Greg Sykes Releases New Single “No Greater Love” Feb. 16

Fresh from winning three GMA Canada Covenant Awards last month, Integrity Music worship leader/songwriter Greg Sykes announces the February 16 release of a new single, “No Greater Love (How Marvelous),” and the forthcoming June release of his first full-length album... << Full Report >>

*Wednesday, February 14, 2018*


BadChristian Plan to Create Documentary on Christian Music Industry (Official Press Release)

BadChristian, a media co-op producing alternative Christian podcasts, music, books and more, announced and launched today a Kickstarter campaign to crowdfund their first feature-length documentary project centered around the Christian music industry. Learn more at wwjs.film... << Full Report >>

Michael W. Smith Michael W. Smith Releases "A Million Lights" This Friday, Feb.1

Multi-Platinum, three-time Grammy® Award winning artist, best-selling author and acclaimed actor Michael W. Smith releases his studio album, A Million Lights, Feb. 16 from Rocketown Records and The Fuel Music... << Full Report >>

Online Dating Decoded - "Beyond The Swipe" Tackles Timely Topic, Out April 24

It is estimated that nearly half of the 110.6 million (2017 U.S. Census Bureau) single Americans date online, but how can Christians surf the digital dating waters in an honorable way? Stemming from a conversation with over 100 people from a diverse range of ages, relationship statuses and more... << Full Report >>

*Tuesday, February 13, 2018*


Bethel Music's "Heaven Come Conference" Planned For Dallas' Verizon Theatre In May

Following a stop at Los Angeles’ Microsoft Theatre uniting 5,000+, Bethel Music’s "Heaven Come Conference" will take place at Dallas’ Verizon Theatre May 31 through June 2, 2018. The third "Heaven Come Conference" will be centered on the nearness of God... << Full Report >>

Jesse Pruett Preps 'The Journey' to Release March 9

It's rare to meet a worship leader who has shared the stage with such varied artists and actors as Robert De Niro, Bruce Willis, Liam Hemsworth, Sylvester Stallone, Switchfoot, Smash Mouth, and P.O.D., but multi-focused worship leader, recording artist, composer and actor Jesse Pruett, who is prepping the release of his latest worship... << Full Report >>

Whosoever South's Rowdy Eunice Steps to Center Stage with Valentine's Day Single "How You Shine"

Just in time for Valentine’s Day, Rowdy Eunice of the country-infused hip-hop trio Whosever South, emerges with his debut solo single, “How You Shine” (Pit Bull Productions). "How You Shine” will be available at all digital outlets on February 14th, with pre-orders now available at iTunes... << Full Report >>

*Monday, February 12, 2018*


BadChristian Music Launch Kickstarter for Christian Music Documentary

Anyone who's ever been involved with the Christian music market for some time knows that not everyone working behind the scenes has pure intentions. BadChristian, a company started by members of the band Emery, have launched a Kickstarter campaign to fund a documentary film, called What Would Jesus Sell?, that will expose the darker side of the Christian music industry... << Full Report >>

Matthew West Matthew West Pens Song for His Wife

Included on four-time GRAMMY® Nominee Matthew West's latest chart-topping album, All In, the love song "Jesus & You," is dedicated to West's wife, Emily. Inspired by the couple's real-life Music City love story, the two had an unlikely meeting when West walked into a label expecting to sign a record deal, not knowing that his future wife was also in the audience that day... << Full Report >>

*Friday, February 9, 2018*


All Sons & Daughters All Sons and Daughters Announce Break-Up

After taking a year off as a music-making duo, David Leonard and Leslie Jordan - who comprise All Sons & Daughters - announced today that they will no longer be making music together. In a letter to the fans, the worship band wrote: "Dear friends & family,

As you know, we took last year off the road to rest, pray and dream about what was next for All Sons & Daughters. We spent the first half of the year wrestling through the... << Full Report >>

FF5 Announce EP "El Compadre" for Release March 2

FF5 (AKA Family Force 5) has been trying to get their latest album, Audiotorium, released for over a year now, and the former quintet (now a twosome) is finally making headway in getting new music out to the public. In the fall, the band quietly released a physical EP via their online store, simply titled FF5 EP, and then just recently released a brand new... << Full Report >>

Sidewalk Prophets' Bus Catches Fire; Band Launches Recovery Campaign

Word Records pop band Sidewalk Prophets's bus went up in flames Friday morning while on the road in Texas on their Something Different Tour. The band got out safely, but thousands of dollars of equipment and personal belongings were lost. The band is currently raising funds on GoFundMe with a goal of $95,000... << Full Report >>

Stryper Announces Controversial New Album, Due Out April 20

Iconic rock band STRYPER will celebrate their 35th anniversary with the upcoming release of their 10th studio album, God Damn Evil, due April 20, 2018 from Frontiers Music SRL. Produced by frontman Michael Sweet, the band returns with their most powerful album to date, doubling down on the hard rock/heavy metal sound that earned them a worldwide fan base... << Full Report >>

Tedashii Releases New Single "Smile" Today

Rapper Tedashii releases a new single "Smile" today (February 9), available now for purchase and streaming across all DSPs via Reach Records. Reflecting on the meaning of the song, Tedashii explains, "After going through some of the worst times of my life, I happened to read in the Bible where it says... << Full Report >>

*Thursday, February 8, 2018*


Hawk Nelson Hawk Nelson Believes in MIRACLES, New Album Out 4.6.18

Hawk Nelson is gearing up for spring with a brand new album releasing on April 6th and tour beginning later this month on February 22nd. The new album, Miracles (Fair Trade Services), will be the band's eighth studio project and features their current single "He Still Does (Miracles)... << Full Report >>

Matthew West Matthew West Performs at National Prayer Breakfast

4X GRAMMY® Nominee Matthew West performed at the National Prayer Breakfast this morning in Washington D.C. West was invited by IL congressman, Randy Hultgren, to attend the breakfast after meeting with representatives to advocate for songwriters' rights this past November after performing at the opening of D.C.'s Museum of... << Full Report >>

*Wednesday, February 7, 2018*


Andrew Peterson Andrew Peterson Releases "Resurrection Letters," One Album, Three Parts, Ten Years In The Making

Dove Award-nominated recording artist, songwriter and award-winning author Andrew Peterson announces the long-awaited album Resurrection Letters, Vol. I, which will release March 30 and will be preceded by this week’s (Feb. 9) launch of Resurrection Letters: Prologue. Both recordings will release globally from Centricity... << Full Report >>

First Time Grammy Award Winners Dwan Hill and Alvin Love III Take Home Two Awards

“I can’t think of a better thing to write music about than the Gospel that we preach and sing about.” said Dwan Hill after winning his first ever Grammy award on Sunday, January 28th. Written by the two first-time Grammy award winners: Dwan Hill (left) and Alvin Love III (right), multi Grammy Award winner, Cece Winans... << Full Report >>

Zach Williams Grammy Winner Zach Williams Announces Chain Breaker Spring Revival Tour

Fresh on the heels of his 2018 GRAMMY® Award win (Best Contemporary Christian Album, Chain Breaker) Zach Williams announces the Chain Breaker Spring Revival Tour, a 20-city headlining run that will also feature special guests Carrollton and... << Full Report >>

Hitmaker Kathy Troccoli Brings "Comfort By Candlelight" with Hope-Inspired Gift Items and Concert Events

Three decades after first stepping into the spotlight, Kathy Troccoli continues to be a powerful force in popular music. The multifaceted vocalist is currently touring the country with her “Comfort by Candlelight” concert events. She has also released “KT’s Comfort Box”— filled with... << Full Report >>

*Tuesday, February 6, 2018*


Jon Foreman Jon Foreman Releases Film '25 IN 24' On March 6

With reports of strong ticket sales on Jon Foreman’s upcoming solo tour, Aspiration Entertainment announced today the digital release of Jon’s new film 25 IN 24, as well as exclusive one-night world premiere viewing parties. 25 IN 24, which follows the SWITCHFOOT... << Full Report >>

Manchild of Mars Ill and Deepspace 5 Launches Kickstarter Campaign

Manchild, one-half of Mars Ill and founding member of collective Deepspace 5, has launched a Kickstarter campaign to fund a new solo album titled Red Bird Day. Visit the video above to hear Manchild talk about the project and what's been going on in his life in recent years... << Full Report >>

Passion's "Whole Heart" To Release Digitally Feb. 23

Recorded live with the sold-out backdrop of Atlanta’s Philips Arena, Infinite Energy Center and Washington D.C.’s The Anthem, Whole Heart, the newest collection of songs from Passion, will street digitally on Feb. 23 followed by a... << Full Report >>

Winter Jam Adds Hollyn To Select March Dates

Christian music’s largest annual tour and one of the biggest first quarter tours in the world, the Winter Jam Tour Spectacular, has announced the addition of Dove Award-nominated Gotee recording artist Hollyn for a 12-date stint in March... << Full Report >>

"WOW Gospel 2018" Makes No. 1 Debut

The beloved annual series, WOW GOSPEL, is back again, continuing a long-running tradition of topping the charts.  The newly-released compilation, WOW GOSPEL 2018, debuts at #1 this week on Billboard’s Top Gospel Albums Chart.  The release serves as the 20th anniversary... << Full Report >>

Capitol CMG Announces New Co-Executive Directors of Motown Gospel Promotions

Capitol Christian Music Group (CCMG), the market leader in Christian recorded music and music publishing, has promoted Monica Coates and EJ Gaines each to the position of Co-Executive Director of Motown Gospel, it was announced today by CCMG Chairman & CEO Peter York. Coates is also promoted to... << Full Report >>

*Friday, February 2, 2018*


MercyMe "I Can Only Imagine - The Very Best of MercyMe" To Bow Next Month Alongside Motion Picture, Book And Headlining Tour

In celebration of the upcoming global movie release, MercyMe is unveiling I Can Only Imagine – The Very Best of MercyMe, a 13 piece collection of the band’s most beloved songs alongside a special version of the monumental hit “I Can Only Imagine” made just for the movie called “I Can Only Imagine (The Movie Session).” 

"We’re so excited to get to share this new version of 'I Can Only Imagine' with everyone. The song has meant a lot to me over... << Full Report >>

Jordan Feliz's Forthcoming Album FUTURE, Available for Pre-Order

Centricity Music’s Jordan Feliz has officially launched the pre-order for his highly anticipated sophomore album Future, set to release worldwide on March 23. Three gratis tracks: “Witness”, “Faith” and “Changed” are available with each purchase and can be made on Spotify, Amazon, iTunes and... << Full Report >>

My Epic Announces Two New EP Releases

My Epic’s latest project is actually two projects, a diptych of EPs conceptualized to address a common theme from two different points of view. Dealing with things which are beyond what we can see and know, and things that we do see but can’t fit into our paradigm... << Full Report >>

*Thursday, February 1, 2018*


Chasing Victory Return With New EP Next Week

2000s post-hardcore band CHASING VICTORY have released the second single from their comeback EP, Friends. Titled "Kenosis," the track is exclusively premiering on r/posthardcore, which is home to a vibrant... << Full Report >>

Vineyard Churches UK and Ireland Announce Rebrand of Worship Label

Vineyard Churches UK & Ireland today announced the rebrand of their music label. Twenty years ago, Vineyard in the UK and Ireland released their first record, Come Now Is The Time. The album had a significant impact throughout the UK church and while worship has always been at the centre of the Vineyard movement... << Full Report >>

Journey-Based "Reckless Love" From Cory Asbury On Bethel Music Available Now

Cory Asbury’s Reckless Love is available everywhere marking his first with Bethel Music. The 10 track LP draws from the lessons learned in the sojourn from boyhood to manhood, and the organic, soulful discovery whole-hearted telling... << Full Report >>

*Wednesday, January 31, 2018*


Rush Of Fools Launches Kickstarter To Fund New Album

Pop rock band Rush of Fools is the latest act to take to crowd funding in order to make a return to music. The band has a hefty goal of $55,000 with about 1/5 of it raised and 12 days to go. For details on the campaign and contributing, head to https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1505047946/new-music-videos-and-fan-experience-from-rush-of-f. This will be the band's first new album since their 2014 release, Carry Us Now... << Full Report >>

Tenth Avenue North Tenth Avenue North Debuts New Video for No. 1 Single "Control"

What if I told you God doesn’t need you, He wants you?" asks Mike Donehey of Tenth Avenue North when talking about their No. 1 song "Control." "What if I told you that your loveliness to God doesn’t rise and fall with your usefulness to God? God doesn't need us to be successful... << Full Report >>

Dream Set To Release "God's Not Dead: A Light In Darkness" Album

DREAM Label Group and Pure Flix Music, will release God's Not Dead: A Light In Darkness - Songs From And Inspired By the Motion Picture as a digital album on Friday, March 30th with a special CD touring edition available sold at the artist events... << Full Report >>

Off Road Minivan Premiere New Music Video "Spiral Gaze"

Rock quintet Off Road Minivan is thrilled to share their brand new music video "Spiral Gaze," premiering now via Alternative Press. "Spiral Gaze" is the title track from the band's forthcoming debut EP, out... << Full Report >>

*Tuesday, January 30, 2018*


Hillsong Worship Wins First-Ever Grammy® Award

Hillsong Worship won its first GRAMMY® Award for Best Contemporary Christian Music Performance/Song for their genre-smashing single, What A Beautiful Name that continues to be the fastest growing song in modern church history... << Full Report >>

Rend Collective Experiment Rend Collective's Latest Brings "Good News" To Multiple Billboard Charts

Irish band Rend Collective released their latest album on Friday, Jan. 19 to critical acclaim. The widely praised Good News saw Rend Collective at the top of the charts, earning the No. 1 spot on Billboard’s Christian & Gospel Chart, and No. 5 spot on... << Full Report >>

Phil Madeira to release "Providence" on April 6

Most people who know Phil Madeira know him as one of the most seasoned players in Nashville. Since his arrival in 1983, Madeira has seen success in a plethora of different ways. He has quietly released five solo critically-acclaimed records and has shared the stage with Neil Young, Sheryl Crow, Leon Russell, and Jack White. If you can think... << Full Report >>

There Is More Tour Features Hillsong Worship & Pastor Brian Houston

Join Pastor Brian Houston and members of the GRAMMY® Award-winning Hillsong Worship team on their upcoming spring tour - There Is More Tour. Houston and members of Hillsong Worship from Australia will embark on a 14-city spring tour this April across the south-eastern United States... << Full Report >>

*Monday, January 29, 2018*


Zach Williams Zach Williams' Wins GRAMMY® Award With Debut Album, CHAIN BREAKER

Provident Label Group/Sony Music proudly announces that Zach Williams received his first GRAMMY Award during yesterday's 60th Annual GRAMMY Awards Premiere Ceremony in New York. Williams won for Best Contemporary Christian Music Album for Chain Breaker, his debut album release. Reflecting about his win... << Full Report >>

To Write Love on Her Arms Announces Annual HEAVY AND LIGHT

To Write Love on Her Arms (TWLOHA) has announced that they will be holding their annual HEAVY AND LIGHT event on March 10th, 2018 at the House of Blues in Orlando, FL. The organization invites everyone to save the date for what promises to be an inspiring evening of songs, conversation and hope, with performances from Jon Foreman of Switchfoot, Dustin Kensrue... << Full Report >>

*Friday, January 26, 2018*


Ryan Stevenson Ryan Stevenson Kicks Off 2018 With New Song

Gotee Records' Ryan Stevenson is starting his 2018 strong with the release of brand new music with the song "No Matter What (feat. Bart Millard of MercyMe)." Stevenson is coming off the heels of a successful 2017 and already this year two of his own songs have charted on the Billboard's... << Full Report >>

Lauren Daigle Lauren Daigle Achieves Third No. 1 Single

Centricity Music artist Lauren Daigle’s “O’Lord” is Christian music’s Number 1 song in the country, making it the third No. 1 single from her RIAA-certified Gold, debut album, How Can It Be. The song not only hit No. 1 on the... << Full Report >>

For All Seasons Releases "Clarity EP" Today

California worship band For All Seasons is thrilled to start 2018 with the release of their debut Centricity Music EP, Clarity. With contributing producers Seth Mosley (for KING & COUNTRY, Passion), Mike O’Connor (Colton Dixon, Meredith Andrews), Ed Cash (NEEDTOBREATHE, Passion), and Cameron Jaymes (Matt Wertz), the 7-track record... << Full Report >>

*Thursday, January 25, 2018*


Off Road Minivan Signs to Tooth & Nail Records

Rock quintet Off Road Minivan is thrilled to announce that they have joined the Tooth & Nail Records family. Additionally, the band will be releasing their debut EP, Spiral Gaze, on February 16th, 2018. For more information or to pre-order the record... << Full Report >>

*Wednesday, January 24, 2018*


Andrew Peterson Andrew Peterson Announces Two New Studio Albums

Michael W. Smith isn't the only singer/songwriter releasing two new studio albums early this year. Andrew Peterson has just announced two projects as part of his Resurrection Letters that will release one each in February and March... << Full Report >>

Big Daddy Weave to Perform at Carnegie Hall on Saturday, January 27

Award-winning Christian group Big Daddy Weave will perform live on stage at historic Carnegie Hall in New York City on Saturday, January 27th with an orchestra and 250 Big Daddy Weave fans joining them in the choir.

Known for their number one radio hits including Redeemed, My Story and the Lion and the Lamb, their appearance at the iconic performance hall sees them... << Full Report >>

Michael W. Smith Announces "Surrounded By A Million Lights World Tour"

Multi-Platinum, three-time Grammy® Award winning artist, best-selling author and acclaimed actor Michael W. Smith announces the first leg of his “Surrounded By A Million Lights World Tour.” Presented by Compassion International and featuring special guest Nathan Tasker, the tour launches March 8 in Rochester, MN and... << Full Report >>

Gospel Hip-Hop Label, Renaissance Music, Gives $31k Check To Build Safe House In South Africa

Renaissance Music artists Legin, Sinai and Focus released their compilation album, Safe House, in June 2017 to raise funds and awareness to protect children in Soshanguve, South Africa from sex trafficking.  Through Renaissance's non-profit, Expect Renaissance, Inc., 100% of the proceeds from the album go directly to building a safe house to protect the... << Full Report >>

Christian Music Duo Mere Messengers Garners Covenant Award Nomination for Pop Album of the Year

Creative Soul Records duo Mere Messengers is headed to the Covenant Awards this weekend where their debut album, Everything Everywhere, has been nominated for "Pop Album of The Year." Produced by Eric Copeland for Creative Soul Records, a Nashville-based music company associated with Word... << Full Report >>

Natalie Grant and Bernie Herms set to present during 60th Annual GRAMMY® Awards Premiere Ceremony

Multi-award winning singer-songwriter-producer team Natalie Grant and Bernie Herms will be presenters at the 60th Annual GRAMMY® Awards Premiere Ceremony on Sunday, January 28 live beginning at 3 p.m. EST. Watch the live stream at www.grammy.com... << Full Report >>

Noah Cleveland Declares "My Savior Lives!"

Artist Garden Entertainment recording artist, Noah Cleveland, impacts Christian radio this week with his new Christian anthem "My Savior Lives." . The new single, co-written with Tony Wood, has been a work in progress for three years. Artist Garden's Keith Stancil shares... << Full Report >>

*Tuesday, January 23, 2018*


Fireflight Fireflight Releases "I Won't Look Back" Single Feb. 9

Grammy and Dove Award-nominated Fireflight independently releases its first new song in nearly three years, “I Won’t Look Back,” Feb. 9. The heavy-hitting, guitar-driven single marks the band’s return to its rock roots and will be the first of several new songs slated to release this year... << Full Report >>

Colton Dixon Colton Dixon to Co-Headline Spring Tour with Hawk Nelson with special guest Sarah Reeves Set To Launch Feb. 22

Award winning artists Colton Dixon and Hawk Nelson will co-headline the spring tour, “An Evening With Colton Dixon & Hawk Nelson,” set to launch on Feb. 22, featuring special guest artist Sarah Reeves. Presented by Compassion International, the tour is slated... << Full Report >>

Skillet Skillet And for KING & COUNTRY Unite For "joy.UNLEASHED | The Tour"

Skillet and for KING & COUNTRY unveiled that they will join forces for "joy.UNLEASHED | The Tour" stopping in over a dozen markets from mid-April through early May. The unprecedented double-headliner line-up will visit San Antonio, Cedar Rapids, Huntsville, Orlando... << Full Report >>

"American Idol's" Scott MacIntyre Releases New Radio Single

Scott MacIntyre is releasing a new single “Look Up!” to Christian radio today. The single is being shipped to Christian INSPO/Soft AC and Christian AC-formatted stations and is the first of a number of new songs that will comprise MacIntyre’s next album planned for release in 2018... << Full Report >>

*Monday, January 22, 2018*


GRAMMY® Nominated MercyMe Achieves Gold And Triple Platinum Certification

MercyMe’s landmark album Almost There has been RIAA certified triple platinum (3 million albums sold). In addition, their most recent #1 hit single... << Full Report >>

Integrity Music Announces Paul Baloche's "Ultimate Collection"

Every believer has signposts for the journey in faith. For Dove Award-winning worship leader Paul Baloche, the journey is marked by songs, personal prayers that have become global anthems for Christians from all walks of life. Integrity Music, Baloche’s label home for two decades, now offers 15 of his most beloved compositions with Paul Baloche Ultimate Collection, available globally February 16... << Full Report >>

Anthony Evans To Release New Book, "Unexpected Places," In August

Prolific singer-songwriter and author Anthony Evans to release his debut book, “Unexpected Places: Thoughts On God, Faith and Finding Your Voice,” an honest, riveting narrative of Evans’ personal journey... << Full Report >>

*Friday, January 19, 2018*


NF NF Releases New Song and Video, Goes Platinum in 8 Countries

NF returns with an emotional and fiery new song, "NO NAME", after ringing in the new year with his breakout single, "Let You Down," earning RIAA platinum certification for total consumption in excess of 1 million singles sold-combining equivalent traditional sales and on-demand audio and video streams. The song has more than 500 million worldwide streams... << Full Report >>

Rend Collective Experiment Rend Collective Drops Good News Today Giving Critics a "Reason To Celebrate"

Good News, the latest from Irish band Rend Collective, is available today. The widely praised 15-track release includes "Marching On," a collaboration with Hillsong Young & Free, along with Rend Collective's hit single, "Rescuer (Good News)," which has already hit Top 10 on both AC Indicator and National Audience chart, and has been added by major stations including K-LOVE, Air1, WAY-FM, KSBJ and more reaching an audience of over 2.8M weekly listeners,... << Full Report >>

*Thursday, January 18, 2018*


Creators Behind Annie Moses Band Launch New Publishing House, ManAlivePublishing.com

Bill and Robin Wolaver, the creators of the Nashville-based award-winning, Juilliard-educated Annie Moses Band known for its impeccable artistry and genre-defying music, announce today the launch of ManAlive Publishing... << Full Report >>

OUTCRY: Spring 2018 Tour Dates and Line-Up Announced

OUTCRY announces dates and the line-up for the 14-city OUTCRY: Spring 2018 Tour. OUTCRY began four years ago as a hallmark, a line in the sand, a stake in the ground. It was the mark of something that truly had already begun – revival in the local church... << Full Report >>

*Wednesday, January 17, 2018*


Jon Foreman Announces New Acoustic Video Series

Switchfoot frontman Jon Foreman is focusing on his solo projects this year while the band takes a break from touring, and his latest announcement treats listeners to live, one mic, one-take versions of his songs... << Full Report >>

Andrew Osenga Launches Kickstarter Campaign To Fund New Album

Longtime solo artist (and former member of The Normals and Caedmon's Call) Andrew Osenga has launched a new Kickstarter campaign to fund his newest project, The Painted Desert. "I thought I was done making records," writes Osenga on his Kickstarter pitch page. "I felt I had said all I'd ever have to say. Then life happened. The past few years have felt like wandering in the desert, in a myriad... << Full Report >>

Flame To Release New Album, "God Knows"

Multi-award nominated artist, FLAME, is set to release his ninth studio album titled, God Knows. The album is set apart from his previous eight records in that it is the most personal in nature. FLAME discusses issues that he has never spoken about during the duration of his time as a public figure. If you thought you knew all there was to know about him, this album will prove otherwise... << Full Report >>

Matthew West Goes All In To 2018 With Radio Hit "Broken Things"

Matthew West is already going All In to the new year! The four-time GRAMMY® nominated singer/songwriter has already seen a No. 1 with “Broken Things” on the Christian Airplay chart with the single currently sitting at No. 2 on Christian Airplay and No. 3 on... << Full Report >>

Anthony Brown & group therAPy Lead The Way With 10 Stellar Award Nominations

Once again, Anthony Brown & group therAPy celebrate a ‘stellar’ year of recognition. Their current album, A LONG WAY FROM SUNDAY received 10 Stellar Award nominations this year, the most by any artist... << Full Report >>

*Tuesday, January 16, 2018*


Steven Malcolm to Release Four New EPs in 2018

Multiple Dove Awards nominee, Steven Malcolm, will release his second project for Word Records Hip Hop label, IVAV, on Jan. 26, 2018. The Second City – Part 1, was executive produced by Word Entertainment’s Senior Director, A&R, Joseph Prielozny, and features four new songs written or co-written by Malcolm. Guest artists on the record include Taylor Hill, Anderson Michael and Zauntee. The Second City – Part 1 is available now for pre-order... << Full Report >>

Reach Records Introduces Its Most Unashamed 116 Day Manifesto Yet

For more than a decade Atlanta's esteemed independent label, Reach Records, has been creating music with a mission to change the way people see the world. This mission is underscored today, January 16, 2018, as the label launches its boldest and most unashamed manifesto yet with the introduction of the Light Bearer brand ethos... << Full Report >>

DREAM Worship Signs Norwegian Group Radiate Worship

Norwegian Electronic Worship team, Radiate Worship has signed with DREAM Label Group's worship division, DREAM Worship (Life.Church Worship, NewSpring Worship, New Hope Oahu). Led by Pastor Martin Midtgård Hagen, the worship ministry of Radiate Church started in 2008 focusing on it's fresh expression of groundbreaking worship... << Full Report >>

David and Tamela Mann Win NAACP Image Award For Their TV One Family Docu-Series "The Manns"

Comedian David Mann, and the rest of the Mann family are celebrating their win for Outstanding Reality Program/Reality Competition Series for their hit docu-series The Manns (TV One). For the first time, members of the public that were not NAACP members could cast award votes, and industry and fans showed their support of the Mann family by honoring them with this prestigious award... << Full Report >>

Capitol Christian Music Group Announces Two Key Senior Promotions

Capitol Christian Music Group (CCMG), the market leader in Christian recorded music and music publishing, has promoted Brad O'Donnell to Chief Creative Officer and Hudson Plachy to Chief Marketing Officer, it was announced today by CCMG Chairman & CEO Peter York. Following last week's promotion of York from... << Full Report >>

*Monday, January 15, 2018*


LOVECOLLIDE Releases Tired Of Basic April 13

Lauren Budnick and Brooke DeLeary of the faith-forward pop duo LOVECOLLIDE announce their third full-length album, Tired Of Basic, which is set to independently release April 13 on ABS Entertainment, LLC with global distribution for the first time through The Fuel Music... << Full Report >>

Oatmeal and 1K Phew Release New Single, "Ain't Worried"

GodChaserz artist newest artist Oatmeal drops his first single "Ain't Worried" featuring Reach Record's 1K Phew. This is the first single from Oatmeal's upcoming project Just Add Water releasing in 2018... << Full Report >>

*Friday, January 12, 2018*


Tedashii Tedashii Releases New Single "Splash" Featuring 1K Phew

Rapper Tedashii releases "Splash" today (January 12), a new single featuring Reach artist 1K Phew, available now for purchase and streaming across all DSPs via Reach Records. Reflecting on the meaning of the song, Tedashii explains "Splash is for those who love to question everything, color outside the lines, and have fun... << Full Report >>

Michael W. Smith Michael W. Smith Releases "Crashing Waves" Single Today

Multi-Platinum artist, best-selling author and acclaimed actor Michael W. Smith reveals new music today from his studio album, A Million Lights, releasing Feb. 16 from Rocketown Records and The Fuel Music. “Crashing Waves,” a song about the unconditional love of God, joins the... << Full Report >>

Jeremy Camp Jeremy Camp Announces Spring Leg of THE ANSWER Tour w/Micah Tyler

Following a successful 25-city run of tour dates in the fall featuring multiple sell-out performances, award-winning GRAMMY® nominee Jeremy Camp will extend ‘The Answer’ Tour this spring with special guest Micah Tyler. Kicking off April 5, the tour will hit an additional 16 markets in... << Full Report >>

Mandisa Mandisa Debuts "Bleed The Same" Video Featuring TobyMac and Kirk Franklin

Coinciding with Martin Luther King Jr. Day, HuffPost is exclusively sharing the first look at the thought-provoking music video of Mandisa's "Bleed The Same" featuring fellow GRAMMY® winners TobyMac and Kirk Franklin. To watch the video, click here... << Full Report >>

Audrey Assad Audrey Assad's Third Single From Evergreen, "Drawn To You," Releases Today

Acclaimed singer, songwriter and author Audrey Assad releases today the third single from her first new album of all new songs in four years, Evergreen. The song, “Drawn to You,” as well as “Wounded Healer” and first single, “Deliverer,” are available now at... << Full Report >>

Cameron James Release New Single & Music Video For 'Born To Bring The Light'

DREAM Records is proud to announce the release of Cameron James' sophomore single, "Born To Bring The Light".  After spending time in the studio with producer Rusty Varenkamp (Ellie Holcomb, TobyMac), the two came up with this powerhouse pop track.  This song is about the revealing of destiny from heartbreak.  The powerful lyrics center... << Full Report >>

Forerunner Music Releases Multi-Artist Project "Fully Alive," Today

Forerunner Music, the official record label of the International House of Prayer of Kansas City (IHOPKC), releases today the multi-artist album, Fully Alive. This much-anticipated, 15-track recording is available now at digital retail providers, including... << Full Report >>

*Wednesday, January 10, 2018*


Todd Agnew Worship Leader Todd Agnew Launches Worship Team Weekend Conference

Chart-topping, seven-time Dove Award-nominated worship leader and singer/songwriter Todd Agnew has launched a new Worship Team Weekend Conference, designed to help worship leaders discover, build and apply a biblical theology of worship. Agnew, who teaches worship theology and worship leadership at Visible Music College in Dallas, developed the event after observing that many worship leaders learned their craft by watching... << Full Report >>

Alexis Slifer Releases FAMOUS FOR

Former Rubyz member and iShine actress Alexis Slifer has just released her sophomore, six-song solo-project, FAMOUS FOR. The album, produced by Chuck Butler, explores themes central to the young artist’s faith: God is real, He works miracles, and He longs to be close to his children... << Full Report >>

*Tuesday, January 9, 2018*


Zealand Phil Joel's Zealand Returns With Album "Liberated" Feb. 9

Liberated, the long-awaited full-length debut from Word Records recording artist Zealand, is slated for release February 9. Produced by Brent Milligan (Colony House, Tauren Wells), as well as Philip Zach (Remedy Drive) and Galen Crew, the project features 10 original selections all co-written by GRAMMY®-nominated, Dove Award-winning group founder and frontman Phil Joel, with contributions from We Are Messengers’ Darren Mulligan; GRAMMY® winner Seth Mosley; multi Dove Award winner Jason Ingram; and Dove nominee Benji Cowart, among other acclaimed writers... << Full Report >>

Peter York Promoted to Chairman and CEO of Capitol Christian Music Group

Longtime Christian Music executive Peter York has been promoted to Chairman & CEO of Capitol Christian Music Group (CCMG), it was announced today by Capitol Music Group Chairman & CEO Steve Barnett, to whom York will report. In his expanded role, York will drive CCMG's strategic direction, business development initiatives... << Full Report >>

Global Worship Leaders Brad + Rebekah's "Sound Of Heaven" To Be Unveiled On Feb. 16

Brad + Rebekah’s Sound Of Heaven will debut on Feb. 16, marking the couple’s seventh album in their 10 year-journey as a worship duo. The forthcoming record stemmed from a four-year trek of asking around 50 pastors nationwide what is... << Full Report >>

Bryan Popin To Release "Step In The Name" Single January 16

Billboard No. 1 artist Bryan Popin is set to release his new single, "Step In The Name," from his best-selling album, I GOT OUT, on Tuesday, January 16. This hot track brings heat with an infectious funky pop groove that mixes old school with the new school. Embodied with the essence of gritty horns, coupled with assertive... << Full Report >>

Anthony Brown & group therAPy Worldwide Premiere of "I GOT THAT" On BET Tomorrow

Multi-Stellar Award winner, Grammy nominated singer-songwriter-producer, Anthony Brown & group therAPy unveil their new music video, “I Got That,” across BET.com and BET platforms (BET, BET HER, BET GOSPEL and BET SOUL) on Wednesday, January 10... << Full Report >>

Indie Label M.A.N.D.A.T.E. Records Sign Sister Trio Juzang

M.A.N.D.A.T.E. Records, Inc., President & CEO, Leonard J. Thompson III, announces the signing of JUZANG, a talented trio of sisters with a fresh sound, and dynamic presentation... << Full Report >>

*Friday, January 5, 2018*


toby Seven-Time GRAMMY Winner TobyMac's Anticipated New Single "I just need U." Out Today

“I just need U.” from TobyMac is hitting all digital music services today, marking the first new music from the seven-time GRAMMY® winner since 2015. TobyMac once again collaborated with Bryan Fowler alongside Finding Favour's Blake NeeSmith. The cover animation video is already trending at No. 17 on YouTube... << Full Report >>

River Valley Worship Releases 2018 Declaration Song "World Needs Jesus" on BEC WORSHIP

BEC WORSHIP, a new imprint of BEC Recordings, announces the new signing of River Valley Worship. Kicking off 2018 with a declaration song, River Valley Worship recently released their label debut single, "World Needs Jesus," available now at Spotify and Apple music (http://smarturl.it/WorldNeedsJesus)... << Full Report >>

*Thursday, January 4, 2018*


Kevin Max Kevin Max Begins Fan-Funding New Album, "AWOL"

Solo artist Kevin Max is raising support to finish his new album AWOL, with the first half immediately available for download with pre-orders. AWOL is produced by Kieran Kelly and features guests including Andy Rourke of The Smiths and members of the band Passenger. AWOL will feature at least 12 tracks, and PledgeMusic packages include custom vinyl, CDs and other merchandise... << Full Report >>

Beautiful Eulogy Announces Final Tour Dates?

Hip Hop trio Beautiful Eulogy recently announced a string of tour dates for this month, but in an email that went out today, it appears these January tour dates may be the group's final ones as well. The email announced a specific local tour date to recipients and then added: "This will be our last official tour as Beautiful Eulogy, so if you were planning on coming out to a show, this would be the time to make it happen... << Full Report >>

Tasha Cobbs Leonard Smashes Good Morning America Performance

Multiple award-winner, best-selling artist Tasha Cobbs Leonard kicks off the new year with debut performance on Good Morning America. The Motown Gospel recording artist performed her current radio single “I’m Getting Ready,” to an overwhelming response and social media was abuzz with appreciation and excitement after Cobbs Leonard... << Full Report >>

*Wednesday, January 3, 2018*


Capital Kings Announce Indefinite Break

Just recently, Switchfoot announced a "break" from the road for an undetermined amount of time, and today Gotee Records electronic pop duo Capital Kings have announced that they are "stepping away" from the band for now. In a Facebook post, the guys wrote: "CK fam, thanks for all the love this past year on all the new music and every one of you that came out to a show... << Full Report >>

*Tuesday, January 2, 2018*


SCC The 6th Annual K-LOVE Christmas Tour Achieves Highest Attendance In Its History

The 6th annual K-LOVE Christmas Tour officially wrapped before Christmas, closing its successful 19-city run at the iconic Beacon Theatre in New York City. (Click here for JFH's tour review and photo gallery!) The tour, which kicked off over Thanksgiving weekend in Little Rock, AR and was produced by 25 Entertainment, had its highest attendance in its history by selling out an astounding eight shows... << Full Report >>

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