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June 2023



*Friday, June 30, 2023*


Lauren Daigle Lauren Daigle Announces Complete 23-Song Self-Titled Album for Release September 8

Last month, Lauren Daigle released a brand new self-titled album, with some rumors that it was just "Volume 1" of her album. Today, Daigle officially announced the rest of the album has found a release date. And instead of it being "Volume 2," the first 10 songs are being united with another 13 tracks for the full 23-track version of Lauren Daigle... << Full Report >>

Trip Lee Trip Lee's New Single "Glory" Continues Monthly Release Streak

June 30th 2023, following the launch of his new podcast, "End.Notes" Trip Lee, releases his new single "Glory". The Dallas-born rapper, author, preacher, husband, and father is now over 1 year past his return to Hip Hop with the release of his 7th studio album “The End” in 2022 and his return has been nothing short of triumphant. Three singles in three straight... << Full Report >>

Chris Davenport Worship Artist/Songwriter Chris Davenport Drops Album Debut Today, TIME, With Capitol CMG

GRAMMY®-nominated songwriter Chris Davenport drops his debut album, TIME, today, courtesy of Capitol CMG. Listen HERE. The 13-track album features anthemic songs such as project opener "Thunder In The Desert," the... << Full Report >>

Dante Bowe Dante Bowe and Vic Mensa Join Forces to Break All The Rules†on New Single Out Today

Grammy Award-winning, multi-platinum-selling, and chart-topping musician Dante Bowe and rapper Vic Mensa have joined forces on newly released single “Breaking All My Rules.” As the latest sampling from the forthcoming LP, “Breaking All My Rules” is a captivating and genre-bending track that defies expectations. With their distinctive... << Full Report >>

Jason Gray Jason Gray Releases "Place For Me" To Radio, Full-Length Album To Release Oct. 13

Centricity Music recording artist and songwriter Jason Gray releases “Place For Me” today (June 30) to digital and streaming outlets globally through... << Full Report >>

Branan Murphy Branan Murphy Releases New Song, "Life Is Hard. God Is Good."

Today, Branan Murphy releases the the title song from his upcoming album, “Life Is Hard. God Is Good.” available today on all digital service providers via Paravel Records and DREAM Records.  The song was produced by grammy nominated and dove award winning producer Jordan Sapp. It was co-written with David Spencer, Ashlyn Levoy and... << Full Report >>

The Talleys Deliver a Powerful Performance on "Truth Is Marching On" (Live)

Since the beginning of the year, The Talleys have released live recordings of some of their most beloved songs in a series titled Messages To Treasure: A Live Anthology. Each has captured the artistry and energy of their performance of these gospel favorites, and the... << Full Report >>

Mali Music Returns with New Single, "My Worship"

My Worship” hails as the first single from Mali Music’s forthcoming album titled, God Be Praised... << Full Report >>

Raging Moses Drops "Night Skies Over Knob Hill"

Raging Moses' "Night Skies Over Knob Hill" is about the tension we experience while going through challenging seasons in this life and still being hopeful for the life to come. We can often feel the weight of our situations, the weight of regrets and the longing to make the most of the opportunities we have, but if we are wise we will stop worrying about the things we can't change, and learn... << Full Report >>

Cephas & Datin Declare "Every Knee Shall Bow" with New Song

Christian Hip-Hop artists Cephas & Datin join forces to remind us "Every Knee Shall Bow". ... << Full Report >>

HezHouse Entertainment Releases PROCLAIM From Kevin Lemons & Higher Calling's THIRD ROUND Album

HezHouse Entertainment has released “Proclaim” by Kevin Lemons & Higher Calling as a new single available on all digital service providers. The song has also just been serviced to radio... << Full Report >>

Michael Bethany Releases Live Gateway Music Album Debut, "Overflow"

Award-winning singer, songwriter, producer and recording artist Michael Bethany releases his highly anticipated debut Gateway Music album, Overflow, today (June 30). Available now at digital and streaming outlets globally through https://gatewayworship.lnk.to/overflow, the full-length album was recorded live at The King's University at... << Full Report >>

Actor Dennis Quaid Releases New Single, "What a Friend We Have in Jesus"

Emmy®? Award winner and two-time Golden Globe®? nominee Dennis Quaid's cover of "What a Friend We Have in Jesus" from his forthcoming debut gospel album... << Full Report >>

Travis Cottrell Travis Cottrell Announces Three Projects

Contemporary worship artist Travis Cottrell has been hard at work at three new releases - two of which are Christmas projects. The most interesting may be the re-release of his out-of-print Indelible Records 2016 release Found, which will be getting the Deluxe treatment on July 21st... << Full Report >>

Oracle Announces the Release of His Second Studio Album, "The Antithesis"

‘The Antithesis’ is Oracle’s second studio album. Oregon emcee Oracle has a brand new, 13-song album to share with fans of CHH. It marks his second studio release, an audible display of lyricism and versatility. Oracle’s unique vocal tones stand out... << Full Report >>

Grace Graber Offers Assurance of God's Non-Judgmental Presence with "As I Am"

Christian pop punk artist Grace Graber is offering reassurance of God’s non-judgmental presence with her new song “As I Am,” streaming everywhere June 30. You can find the song at https://slinky.to/AsIAmGG. The song follows hard on the heels of the songwriter’s April release of her Conversations EP, a project that focused... << Full Report >>

Elijah Waters Releases New Single, "Never Alone / Closer (feat. Katie Lighty)"

Elijah Waters is back with another song from the heart. With a more intimate look into his personal time with God, Never Alone/ Closer is cross between a devotional, reflection, and a declaration. This song weaves between intimate worship, high praise, and a selah moment at the end that leaves you wanting more... << Full Report >>

*Thursday, June 29, 2023*


Reece Lache Reece Lache' Gives Us the Answer To the Question, "What?" with New Single

What? is the sixth release of 2023 from Christian hip-hop artist Reece Lache’. It has become easier with each release from the talented Louisiana native to not only hear but to feel Lache’s joy. Where once we heard the voice of a young woman who was coming to terms with her past... << Full Report >>

TRU_X5 Asks "Do You Really Love Your Enemies?" with Debut Single

Unveiling TRU_X5’s emotional Debut Single “When You Love”: A Genre-Defying Musical Revelation. Written, performed, and produced entirely by the talented pair, this mesmerizing track is set to release on July 7th, striking listeners with its profound message and genre-defying sound. Visit https://distrokid.com/hyperfollow/trux5/when-you-love to pre-save the track... << Full Report >>

*Wednesday, June 28, 2023*


Fit For A King Fit For A King Announce Re-Pressings of Three Albums on Vinyl

Fit For A King recently dropped six new variants of three of their most beloved albums: The Hell We Create, Dark Skies, & Creation | Destruction! Limited quantities are currently available online, so order yours now! Variants are split between the Fit For A King store... << Full Report >>

Wintley Phipps To Release "Amazing Grace" Album and DVD July 21

Wintley Phipps showcases the powerful, unmistakable bass-baritone voice that has performed for international dignitaries, American presidents and audiences around the world on his upcoming album Amazing Grace: Hymns and Gospel Classics, due out July 21... << Full Report >>

Otis Kemp Tops Billboard Gospel Airplay Chart

Independent artist Otis Kemp has been making music relentlessly over the past 18 months. His vision and work ethic are paying off, as his latest single – “Daily Bread” – is number one on Billboard’s Gospel Airplay Chart. This is a rare accomplishment for an independent artist, and it is extra special... << Full Report >>

*Tuesday, June 27, 2023*


11th Hour 11th Hour Announces Upcoming Album, "A Collection of Hits"

n the lifespan of every successful musical group, there comes a point where looking back reveals a record of accomplishment that’s worth commemorating — and for 11th Hour, the Southern Gospel trio built around the powerful voice of Amber Eppinette Saunders, that time has come. The result of that retrospective assessment is A Collection of Hits, and the... << Full Report >>

*Monday, June 26, 2023*


NEEDTOBREATHE NEEDTOBREATHE Debuts "Everknown," The First Track from New Album "CAVES"

Multi-platinum rock band NEEDTOBREATHE is back with new music, making a compelling introduction to their ninth studio album CAVES with the first track “Everknown.” The heartfelt anthem is a soulful... << Full Report >>

Letter Kills Letter Kills Announce First New Single Since 2004

Nearly 20 years after their last release, California rock outfit Letter Kills are bursting back onto the scene with their new single “Right Where We Belong,” set to be released on July 21 via Zodhiac Records. Pre-save the song now... << Full Report >>

Phil Joel Phil Joel and Wife Heather Open Store "The Green Room" In Franklin, TN

Classic Newsboy and solo artist Phil Joel recently partnered with his wife Heather to open a brand new planet-friendly shop in Franklin, TN. The New Zealander had this to say about their new store, "The Green Room": "The first thing I want to say is “WOOT WOOT!! We are so excited! Thanks so much to each of you for being a part of making our dream of “The Green Room” become a... << Full Report >>

The Bootleggers Music Group Release Their New Single, "When Does It End," In 7 Languages

Virtual collective, The Bootleggers Music Group, release their new single to provide a realistic lens and a cry for hope into the state of world affairs. 2023 Josie Award Nominee, The Bootleggers Music Group release “When Does It End,” a gentle and beautiful piano ballad enhanced with beautifully soft strings and strong lead ... << Full Report >>

Natalie Grant An Evening with Natalie Grant and Bernie Herms Tour Extended this Fall

Premier Productions, a leading independent producer of quality live entertainment around the world, announces the extension of An Evening with Natalie Grant featuring Bernie Herms this fall. The 14-city tour kicks off in Bakersfield, Ca on August 17, 2023, as the nine-time... << Full Report >>

Maverick City Music RCA Inspiration Celebrates Maverick City Music's "Bless Me" Song Win at The BET Awards

RCA Inspiration celebrates the song “Bless Me,” by Maverick City Music and Kirk Franklin (Fo Yo Soul/RCA), which won at the 2023 BET Awards in the Dr. Bobby Jones Best Gospel/Inspirational... << Full Report >>

Cephas Launches GO! Records

Artist, producer, multi-instrumentalist, and vinyl collector Cephas launches his own record label imprint to fill what he calls the "gaps" in Christian music. "Christian music has come a long way," he states. "However, currently music heads who are more into underground genres like indie funk, soul, modern jazz, psychedelic rock, golden era hip-hop, drum n bass... << Full Report >>

*Friday, June 23, 2023*


Trip Lee Trip Lee Launches "End.Notes" Podcast

Trip Lee, Dallas-born rapper, author, former pastor, husband, and father, releases his 2nd episode of the "End.Notes" Podcast with Co-host, Author and former Pastor John O following the release of new singles, "At The Cross" ft. Madison Ryann Ward... << Full Report >>

Jesus Culture Jesus Culture Will Release New Album on July 21st; Latest Single Out Today

Worship collective, Jesus Culture, will release a brand new project, Why Not Right Now?, on July 21st. The album can be pre-saved now here... << Full Report >>

Zahriya Zachary Releases Studio Version of "Back To Life"

Today, Bethel Music Collective artist Zahriya Zachary has released the studio version of “Back To Life.” The release comes after an incredible response while leading the song live including a moving moment of testimony in her hometown of Houston during the Come Up Here Worship Nights tour... << Full Report >>

Integrity Music Integrity Music and Kingdom Bound Festival Announce Festival Partnership

Integrity Music and Western New York’s Kingdom Bound Music Festival, one of the largest and longest running Christian music festivals in North America, have announced a new special partnership ahead of the... << Full Report >>

Zach Williams Zach Williams Releases Live Album Today

Today, two-time GRAMMY Award winner and multi-platinum selling artist Zach Williams has released a very special live album recorded at Austin City Limits. Austin City Limits Live at the Moody Theater was captured this past November following Williams’ ninth... << Full Report >>

Sarah Reeves Sarah Reeves Packs One-Two Punch With Viral Hit, "Get Back Your Fight," at The Request of Fans

At the request of fans, Curb | Word Entertainment singer, songwriter and pop artist Sarah Reeves debuts viral hit “Get Back Your Fight,” available today (6/23) — listen HERE. The blazing track marks... << Full Report >>

Natalie Grant Natalie Grant Joined by Tauren Wells, Jekalyn Carr and CAIN for New Song

Today, nine-time GRAMMY Award nominee and Curb | Word Entertainment artist Natalie Grant has released “We Will Stand” with guest vocalists pop hitmaker Tauren Wells, Gospel sensation Jekalyn Carr, and chart-topping family trio CAIN. Co-written and originally... << Full Report >>

Worship Leader Tiffany Hudson Will Release Her Solo Debut on July 21st

Worship leader and songwriter Tiffany Hudson will release her solo debut album, Hidden Here, on July 21st. Celebrating the new project, Hudson... << Full Report >>

Planetshakers Planetshakers Releases "Worthy Is The Lamb" From "Show Me Your Glory - Live" Album Unveiling July 21

Internationally recognized praise and worship band Planetshakers globally releases “Worthy Is The Lamb-Live” today (June 23) from Venture3Media (V3M). Available now at all major digital and streaming outlets... << Full Report >>

Third Culture Worship Unveils New Single, "You Run After Me"

Third Culture Worship has just released their latest single “You Run After Me,” accompanied by an emotionally resonant music video that beautifully encapsulates the song’s essence... << Full Report >>

We Are Messengers We Are Messengers Releases Acoustic Version of "Wholehearted (feat. KB)," Today 6/23

We Are Messengers releases a new acoustic version of the title track “Wholehearted,” from their third studio album, which features CHH legend, KB. The driving pop anthem boasts of a God who extends forgiveness and grace freely and loves with His whole heart. Personal... << Full Report >>

Tasha Layton Tasha Layton Releases New Single, "Never"

Renowned for a string of signature anthems that have inspired and encouraged listeners around the world since the dawn of the decade, chart-topping singer/songwriter and BEC recording artist Tasha Layton returns with “Never... << Full Report >>

HGHTS HGHTS and Sajan Nauriyal Team Up To Release "Don't Be Afraid"

As HGHTS leads up to the release of his upcoming album Hiding Place, set to release on July 21st, he teams up with Washington pop artist Sajan Nauriyal to release a new song “Don’t Be Afraid.” The song... << Full Report >>

*Thursday, June 22, 2023*


Anna Golden Anna Golden Re-Channels The Pressure of Perfection on New Album "Church," Out August 11

Previously known for her work in show business at Radio Disney, now-Dallas-based rising artist Anna Golden announces her new live album ‘Church,’ out 8.11 via Tee Lee Records/Capitol CMG. In tandem with the announcement, Golden shares the record’s opening track and first single “At The Altar.”... << Full Report >>

Naomi Raine Naomi Raine Featured in July's Women's Health Magazine

5x GRAMMY-winner Naomi Raine and Women’s Health discussed the relationship between the New York native's spiritual and physical health, and her journey to finding a workout regimen that allowed her to strengthen both. Naomi discusses the following in the feature, which is on newsstands on June 27th... << Full Report >>

San Diego Declares June 23, 2023 to Be Sonny Sandoval Day in Honor of P.O.D. Singer

The City of San Diego has declared June 23, 2023 to be Sonny Sandoval Day in honor of the P.O.D. singer. The proclamation was made during a city council meeting. “Sonny Sandoval is a musician, songwriter, philanthropist, who has never forgotten his roots as a south San Diego native,” a city council representative said. “His first major label hit was... << Full Report >>

*Wednesday, June 21, 2023*


Integrity Music Integrity Music Reaches Milestone 1 Million YouTube Subscribers

Integrity Music recently celebrated surpassing one million subscribers on the label’s YouTube channel – putting it in the top one percent of all channels on the platform. Integrity Music’s writers and artists produce some of the most familiar worship songs sung in churches around the world today, including “Way Maker” and “10,000 Reasons.”... << Full Report >>

NMB (The Neal Morse Band) Launch Live Recording of "Another Story To Tell"

NMB (The Neal Morse Band) present ‘An Evening Of Innocence & Danger: Live in Hamburg’, a live recording of their 2022 tour in support of their most recent studio album. Recorded live in Germany, this 3-disc release captures the band in fine form, presenting ‘Innocence & Danger’ & more over nearly 2 and a half hours of music, and will be... << Full Report >>

*Tuesday, June 20, 2023*


Casting Crowns Casting Crowns Announces 20th Anniversary Fall Tour with Live Symphony

GRAMMY® winning multi-platinum group Casting Crowns will embark this fall on the Casting Crowns 20th Anniversary Tour: A Live Symphony Experience. Celebrating a milestone 20-year career, the band will be joined on tour by a live orchestra. Presented by... << Full Report >>

Capitol CMG Capitol Music Group and Capitol Christian Music Group Relaunch TAMLA RECORDS

Capitol Music Group (CMG) and Capitol Christian Music Group (Capitol CMG) have relaunched iconic label Tamla Records as a mainstream imprint focusing on positive hip-hop and R&B music, it was announced today by Capitol CMG Co-Presidents Brad O’Donnell and Hudson Plachy. EJ Gaines, current SVP of Marketing for... << Full Report >>

RCA Inspiration Celebrated Juneteenth with New Music

RCA Inspiration celebrated the Juneteenth holiday with a remarkable lineup of new music releases and a special performance. In recognition of the Juneteenth National Independence Day, multiple artists paid homage to the rich cultural heritage of the holiday, which commemorates African American emancipation, with inspiring music... << Full Report >>

Layla Capri Releases Debut Radio Single

Today marks an exciting milestone for 15-year-old Layla Capri as she releases her debut radio single “Nothing More”. This young independent Christian music artist exhibits talent and depth well beyond her years... << Full Report >>

*Monday, June 19, 2023*


Jason Nelson Jason Nelson Announces Live Recording Session for August 11

One of gospel music’s most incomparable and beloved voices, Jason Nelson has announced his first live recording session since 2018’s The Answer that featured his Billboard No. 1 smash, “Forever.” The new session takes place Friday, August 11, 2023 @ 7 PM at World Overcomers Christian Church in the Durham/Raleigh, North Carolina... << Full Report >>

*Friday, June 16, 2023*


Mac Powell Mac Powell Releases "Live from Red Rocks"

Today award-winning artist Mac Powell releases his live project captured from the legendary Red Rocks Amphitheatre, Live From Red RocksThe seven-song album was recorded last August during the 2022 K-Love Presents Live At Red RocksClick here to listen to the live project... << Full Report >>

Anchor Hymns Anchor Hymns Reveals New EP Inspired by Hymnal Tradition, "Sing, Sing, Sing"

Anchor Hymns releases their third project, a new EP named "Sing, Sing, Sing." The title is a nod to the importance of the hymnal tradition – sacred songs that outlast us, inform our theology, and meet us in the face of joy and suffering... << Full Report >>

Riley Clemmons Riley Clemmons Releases New Single, "Miracle"

Today, multi-talented artist and one of People Magazine’s Emerging Artists Riley Clemmons has released her latest song “Miracle.” Co-written with Paul Duncan (Lauren Daigle, Leslie Odom, JR) and produced by Jeff Pardo (Lady A, CAIN), the pair have painted a picture of everyday miracles backed by... << Full Report >>

Housefires Housefires Shows Vulnerable Display of Faith

Housefires is an inclusivity-driven music collective made up of GRAMMY-nominated and chart-topping artists and songwriters that build a community with people from all different backgrounds through the power of vulnerability, music and worship. On April 21st, Housefires released its new album ‘How To Start A Housefire Part II’ and today (6.16), the group shares a new... << Full Report >>

Melvin Crispell III Melvin Crispell III Releases New Album "No Failure"

GRAMMY®, Dove and Stellar Award-nominated artist Melvin Crispell, III has released his second full-length album, No Failure. The music video for the album’s title track is also out now and made... << Full Report >>

WHATUPRG WHATUPRG Forms HEAVENONEARTH Collective, Releases New Single "Digital"

June 16th 2023, rising hip-hop artist WHATUPRG releases new single "DIGITAL" and announces a new collective of artists called HEAVENONEARTH featuring 350, A3, AC, Aklesso, Enzo, Juicebangers, Kaleb Mitchell, Killawatts, Not Klyde, Rhomar Jessy, WHATUPRG, and YUNGXSAUCE... << Full Report >>

for King & Country for King and Country Drop Unreleased Single "What Are We Waiting For"

Multi-GRAMMY® Award winning and RIAA Platinum-selling Curb | Word Entertainment recording artist FOR KING + COUNTRY drops their new previously unreleased single and album title track, "What Are We Waiting For? (The Single)" today... << Full Report >>

AOH Music to Releases New Single, "HOMELAND," On June 23rd

AOH Music (vocalist Brianne Nealon, drummer Jimmy Meier, and guitarist/producer Jack Garno) shares the powerful message about our one true home and destiny, with our heavenly Father with their new single “HOMELAND,” releasing Friday, June 23rd... << Full Report >>

Klank Unleashes "Between Unholy and Divine, Vol. 2"

The Charon Collective is VERY excited to announce we've partnered with the almighty Klank to release the CDs of the long-awaited follow-up to last year's critically acclaimed "Between Unholy and Divine, Vol. 1." Crunching guitars clash with electronic mayhem as the veteran duo return with another dose of harsh reality and devastating poetic prose... << Full Report >>

Trampolines Introduces the Future of Worship with EDM Version of "Waymaker"

Electronic pop rock band Trampolines has released their take on “Waymaker,” an effusive, cinematic track that represents the future of worship. The song is available on all major streaming platforms now... << Full Report >>

*Thursday, June 15, 2023*


Jason Crabb Billboard Names Jason Crabb's Performance with Gloria Gaynor as 1 of the Top Moments During the Tribeca Film Festival

Billboard, the renowned music industry authority, has named Jason Crabb's performance with Gloria Gaynor as one of the six best moments during the Tribeca Film Festival premiere of the documentary, I Will Survive... << Full Report >>

Jeremy Camp Jeremy Camp Extends I Still Believe Tour-US and Canada-15 New Dates Added!

After a highly successful spring and fall 2022 tour, Premier Productions has announced that Jeremy Camp will extend his I Still Believe Tourinto the Fall for a 15-city tour across Canada and the US. The I Still Believe Tour, named after the hit song... << Full Report >>

Chosen Road Chosen Road Joins Legendary Lineup for Sunday Mornin' Country

Chart-topping Thoroughbred Records bluegrass ensemble Chosen Road joined a star-studded lineup of country artists, television personalities and music icons for the 41st Annual Sunday Mornin' Country, held last weekend at the Grand Ole Opry House... << Full Report >>

Allen Thomas Releases First Project In Two Years, "No More Bars"

For more than a decade, through 10 albums and several single releases, Allen Thomas has shared the Gospel using hard-hitting, southern hip-hop. No More Bars is the Texas emcee’s first project drop since ‘Chronicles of a Prodigal’ in 2021. The 13-song project is set to hit digital streaming platforms on June 18, 2023... << Full Report >>

Crooning Cop Mervin Mayo Drops "God Did It"

Mervin Mayo – the singing cop – is back on his beat, the music beat that is. He has dropped a new track, “God Did It” (Mervin Mayo Productions / God’s Glory Music Group / Tyscot Records), on all digital music platforms. Producer... << Full Report >>

*Wednesday, June 14, 2023*


Blanca Blanca Performs for 167 Wish/Dream Kids and Their Families for Kurt Warner's First Things First

Curb | Word Entertainment's Blanca played a few songs during a very intimate service with Kurt and Brenda Warner, their family, and children with life-threating illnesses and their families on Sunday, June 11 at Disney’s Contemporary Resort in Orlando. This event took place at the end of the 21st annual “We’re Going To Disney World!” week-long trip... << Full Report >>

Tatiana Barnett Tatiana Barnett Celebrates 1 Million Streams

New contemporary recording artist Tatiana Barnett's latest album "Audacity" has garnered 1 Million Streams worldwide. Currently signed to Vgn Bae Music Group Tatiana's lead single... << Full Report >>

The Blind Boys of Alabama Blind Boys Of Alabama Ready First New Album in 6 Years, "Echoes Of The South"

Blind Boys of Alabama will return on August 25 with 'Echoes Of The South,' which finds the Gospel Music Hall of Fame inductees coming home to honor those they've lost, on a bold declaration of how far they still plan to go. The eleven-song collection is a portrait of perseverance from a group well-versed in overcoming incredible odds - from singing for pocket change in the Jim Crow... << Full Report >>

Gaither Music Group Gaither Music Group President Paul Sizelove Named To Billboard Indie Power Players List For Fourth Consecutive Year

Paul Sizelove, president of Gaither Music Group, has been named to Billboard's Indie Power Players list for the fourth consecutive year. 

“It is an honor to be selected to Billboard’s Indie Power Player list and to be named alongside of these peers,” stated Sizelove... << Full Report >>

*Tuesday, June 13, 2023*


KJ-52 KJ-52 Drops Powerful New Single "Babylon Boom"

Fresh from 52 Records, legendary rapper KJ-52’s latest single, “Babylon Boom” (feat. Wingy Danejah & Alcott), is releasing to the Christian CHR and Christian Rhythmic radio outlets today. Written by Jonah Sorrentino, Samuel Alcott, and Derek Johnson, and produced by Derek Minor, the single showcases KJ-52’s deep... << Full Report >>

Gabby Barrett Gabby Barrett's "Glory Days" Soars at #1 as Most-Added Country Single

Warner Music Nashville’s MULTI-PLATINUM star Gabby Barrett marks her second time in the coveted most-added position at Country radio launching “Glory Days” with 77 first-week stations – the most... << Full Report >>

Skillet Skillet Announces Fall Rock Resurrection Tour

17x platinum rock band SKILLET and multi-platinum band Theory of a Deadman have announced the fall leg of The Rock Resurrection Tour. Once again joined by Saint Asonia, the tour will kick off October 20 in Baton Rouge, LA and then... << Full Report >>

Chico Robinson and Sound of David Release Summer Worship Anthem

Chico Robinson wants to help you grasp and hold fast to the promise held in Proverbs 18:10, which says the name of the LORD is a strong tower, the righteous run in and they are safe, so the critically acclaimed composer, choir leader, pastor and bonafide worshiper set lyric to music, assembling some singers to release a prophetic sound into the atmosphere. The... << Full Report >>

*Monday, June 12, 2023*


Anberlin Capulet Fest 2023 Boasts Memphis May Fire, Anberlin, Spoken, Norma Jean and Many More

Are you ready for an unforgettable experience? We're thrilled to announce that this year's Capulet Fest is going to be bigger, better, and more extraordinary than ever before! Over the course of two days, we'll be treating you to an electrifying lineup of over 30 bands across two stages. Get ready to kick off the Independence Day festivities in style with Capulet Fest... << Full Report >>

*Friday, June 9, 2023*


toby TobyMac's "Cornerstone (feat. Zach Williams)" Hits No.1 on Billboard's AC Monitored, Mediabase AC and Activator Charts

Seven-time GRAMMY-winner TobyMac's latest radio single, "Cornerstone (feat. Zach Williams)"  has hit No.1 on both Billboard AC Monitored and Mediabase AC Published charts this week. The track also grabbed the top spot on the... << Full Report >>

Cody Carnes Cody Carnes Announces New Album Releasing August 25

GRAMMY®-nominated Cody Carnes has released the radio version of the title track to his forthcoming live album, Firm Foundation, which will release on August 25th. This song is going for adds today at radio and has also moved up 15 spots to the Top 20 on the most... << Full Report >>

Yancy Dove Award-Winning Worship Leader / Songwriter Yancy Releases "Super Wonderful (Funky Franklin Remix)"

Dove Award-winning worship leader, songwriter, author and producer of hundreds of songs sung around the world that make Jesus loud, Yancy releases her brand new remix of fan favorite “Super Wonderful (Funky Franklin Remix)” that is available now at all major digital and streaming outlets from Syntax Creative... << Full Report >>

HGHTS HGHTS Releases His New Song, "Crazy"

“Crazy”, the new track from HGHTS’ waterfall release, Hiding Place is now available today on all digital service providers via DREAM Records. Self-produced and self-written, this pop infused sound is perfect for the summertime season... << Full Report >>

Maverick City Music RCA Inspiration Celebrates The BET Awards 2023 Nominations

RCA Inspiration celebrates the newly-announced BET Awards 2023 nominations, with four nominations. The hit collaboration by Maverick City Music and Kirk Franklin (Fo Yo Soul/RCA) garnered three nominations, and a featured song from the Kingdom Business: Season 1 Soundtrack garnered one nomination for this... << Full Report >>

Cain CAIN Extends Live & In Color Tour This Fall - 33 New Dates Added

After selling out 22 shows during their first-ever headlining tour this Spring, award winning sibling trio, CAIN, has added 33 new tour dates to their Fall 2023 calendar, extending the CAIN Live & In Color Tour presented by World Vision, promoted by Premier... << Full Report >>

Micah Tyler "Praise The Lord" From Micah Tyler Impacts Radio Today With Not-To-Be-Missed Music Video

New music from chart-topping artist and songwriter Micah Tyler impacts radio today. "Praise The Lord," the second song from his latest project, People Like Us (Fair Trade Services), is also accompanied by a not-to-be-missed... << Full Report >>

Donald Lawrence Donald Lawrence Unveils New Single, "Fix Me Jesus"

GRAMMY® Award-winning producer, songwriter, and recording artist Donald Lawrence has created another captivating track, with the release of his latest single “Fix Me Jesus.” A visualizer for “Fix Me Jesus” will be released on Juneteenth... << Full Report >>

Chris Davenport Single "The King" from Chris Davenport Drops Today

Following the April release of the critically acclaimed single "Plead The Blood," GRAMMY®- nominated songwriter Chris Davenport drops a new worship anthem today titled "The King." Both songs are featured on his upcoming solo... << Full Report >>

Moriah Smallbone, Moriah Peters "Good Morning America" Featured Artist MORIAH Releases "You Mean The World"

Recording artist, actress and producer MORIAH releases “You Mean The World” today (June 9) at digital and streaming outlets globally from The Fuel Music via https://slinky.to/YouMeanTheWorld. The song is the second of several singles set to debut... << Full Report >>

Seasoned Songwriter Scott Riggan Releases Faith-Saturated Songs from the Valley with "Bright Hope"

Seasoned songwriter Scott Riggan is releasing a collection faith-saturated songs from life valleys with Bright Hope, which is available to stream on all major platforms on June 9. Find it at https://scottriggan.hearnow.com/bright-hope... << Full Report >>

MAJOR. Platinum Americana-Soul Singer-Songwriter, MAJOR. Releases New EP, "The Hope of My Soul"

GRAMMY, Soul Train and 8x Image Award-nominated Soul Singer MAJOR. aka "Mr. Why I Love You" delivers a new EP "The Hope Of My Soul", dedicated to love, mental wellness, and self-care... << Full Report >>

Kayla Bailey Releases New Album "Wasteland" Today

Christian artist Kayla Bailey officially announces the release of her long-awaited full-length album "Wasteland." With 12 profound tracks, the album is now available for purchase and streaming at all major music outlets worldwide... << Full Report >>

Binder of Light (Stairwell, Bloodshed) Premiere Single "Clean Fortress"

Binder of Light arrives with their first spectacular single, "Clean Fortress." Jonathan Caro has been involved in our scene since his days in Bloodshed as a teen to his recent return with indie darlings Stairwell. Jeff Jacquay started his musical journey out as the frontman for one of the... << Full Report >>

Country Artist JD Walker Releases Single, "Knees To The Floor"

Christian country artistJD Walker releases his powerful new single “Your Knees To The Floor” from his upcoming album Deeper Than Blood. “Your Knees To The Floor” is the third single from the upcoming 11-track collection with 2... << Full Report >>

*Thursday, June 8, 2023*


Dex the Nerd Who Loves Jesus and TNV Embrace the Blessings On New Single

Our Blessings by Dex the Nerd Who Loves Jesus and TNV was inspired by Philippians 4:7. Dex once again partners with producer Praise for a record that hits sonically with a cypher-style approach. The single comes in with high energy, combing lyrical acrobatics with expertly curated samples... << Full Report >>

HeIsTheArtist To Release "Dreaming in Emerald City" EP July 28

Christian R&B artist HeIsTheArtist is proud to announce the release of his new EP “Dreaming in Emerald City”, available worldwide on July 28th. Taking influence from legendary movies “The Wizard of Oz” and “The West Side Story”, the singer-songwriter packs this 6-track EP full of Broadway-style Neo-Soul with a contemporary twist... << Full Report >>

*Wednesday, June 7, 2023*


Limoblaze Limoblaze Releases New Single, "Pretty Day," feat. Madison Ryann Ward

Nigerian born, UK based award-winning musician, singer songwriter, Limoblaze, born Samuel Onwubiko releases new single, "Pretty Day," featuring the talented singer-songwriter Madison Ryann Ward. This collaboration promises to captivate listeners with its powerful blend of soulful melodies, inspiring lyrics, and infectious beats... << Full Report >>

Cochren & Co. Cochren & Co. Song "Running Home" Reaches No. 1 - Opry Debut Next Week

Gotee Records' Cochren & Co. has received their first No. 1 radio single on the Billboard Christian Airplay chart with the song, "Running Home." This energetic song was co-written by Michael Cochren, 2022 NSAI Songwriter of the Year Matthew West, and Dove... << Full Report >>

The Arcadian Wild Share New Single "Lara" From New Album "Welcome," Out July 21

Today, Nashville’s The Arcadian Wild shared the new single “Lara” off their forthcoming album Welcome, which will be released on July 21 via Vere Music. They’ve also shared a video for the buoyant track, which is inspired by a friend who reached out seeking encouragement for their daughter, and a testament to believing in yourself and... << Full Report >>

John Chisum Unveils Lyric Video for "Love Like This"

Celebrated Singer/Songwriter and Worship Leader John Chisum announces the release of a lyric video for his heartwarming single, "Love Like This". Written in collaboration with the award-winning artist Paul Baloche, the lyric video is now available at https://youtu.be/ehAGjwj7CVo... << Full Report >>

*Tuesday, June 6, 2023*


Colton Dixon Colton Dixon To Guest on The Kelly Clarkson Show June 8

This Thursday, June 8th, Colton Dixon will perform his latest chart-climbing single "My Light," on The Kelly Clarkson Show. Check local listings for airtimes, and if you miss it, Dixon's full performance will post to The Kelly Clarkson Show social channels... << Full Report >>

Naomi Raine Naomi Raine's Debut Live Album Hits No. 1

On Friday (6.2), 5x GRAMMY-winner Naomi Raine released her debut live album ‘Cover The Earth’ via TRIBL Records. The album was recorded live in Naomi’s hometown of New York City and features spirited collaborations with fellow 5x GRAMMY-winner Chandler Moore (Maverick City Music, Justin Bieber), 9x GRAMMY-nominated artist Natalie Grant... << Full Report >>

Jermaine Bollinger's "Guardian" Single Hits Radio Platforms

Salvation Studios – Celebrated Christian music artist, Jermaine Bollinger, is thrilled to announce the release of his single, “Guardian” to Christian radio today. The single is a part of his album, also titled “Guardian”, and promises to resonate with fans of Bollinger’s multi-instrumental prowess and... << Full Report >>

*Monday, June 5, 2023*


Rachael Lampa Rachael Lampa Celebrates Breakout Song, "Perfectly Loved"

Singer/Songwriter Rachael Lampa was awarded her first K-LOVE Fan Award for her song "Perfectly Loved" ft. TobyMac for the "Breakout Single" category. The fan-voted awards were taped at the iconic OPRY house on May 28th and aired on TBN on June 2nd. Lampa also performed her award-winning song at the awards and was nominated for three total categories. "Perfectly Loved" was co-written with Andrew Ripp and Ethan Hulse and released on Holly Street... << Full Report >>

Erica Campbell Erica Campbell Releases Visuals To Her Top 10 Single, "FEEL ALRIGHT (BLESSED)" And Announces Her Upcoming 7-City "FEEL ALRIGHT" Tour

"FEEL ALRIGHT (BLESSED)" is the second single to be released from Erica Campbell's upcoming third studio album to be released this summer. "FEEL ALRIGHT (BLESSED)," is available on all streaming platforms now via the My Block Inc./SRG-ILS Group label imprint... << Full Report >>

Phil Wickham Announcing The Air1 Worship Now Concert At Red Rocks On Oct. 23 with Phil Wickham & Brandon Lake

The Awakening Foundation, powered by Awakening Events, announces the first-everAir1 Worship Now Live at Red Rocks concert on Monday, October 23, 2023. Headlined by Phil Wickham and Brandon Lake, the one-night-only event... << Full Report >>

CJ English, Former Vocalist and Guitarist of GFM, Returns to the Stage with Relent Collaboration

CJ English, longtime vocalist and guitarist for GFM (Gold, Frankincense & Myrrh) is returning to the stage this summer by collaborating with numetal band Relent for several festival appearances. Those festivals will include Kingdom Come Festival, Rock Fest, and Uprise Festival... << Full Report >>

*Saturday, June 3, 2023*


Brandon Lake Brandon Lake Leads with Triple Wins During 10th Annual K-LOVE Fan Awards

Brandon Lake led the trophy talley with triple wins during tonight’s TBN broadcast of the fan-fueled 10th Annual K-LOVE Fan Awards hosted by CAIN. Taped live at Nashville’s iconic OPRY House on May 28, Lake took home Male ArtistSong of the Year and Worship Song of the Year wins, with for KING & COUNTRY once again... << Full Report >>

*Friday, June 2, 2023*


Dante Bowe Dante Bowe Shares Afrobeat Infused New Single And Announces Self-Titled Album

Today, Grammy Award-winning, multi-platinum-selling, and chart-topping musician Dante Bowe announces his new self-titled album, out July 21 via his label he co-founded TRUE Music. The project finds Bowe in a new light as he experiments with sounds, blending hip-hop, gospel, r&b, and more. On the young artists’ third studio album, he truly showcases his eclectic style... << Full Report >>

Rich Mullins Rich Mullins Tribute "Worktapes" Releases Worldwide

Worktapes…More Songs of Rich Mullins (listen HERE), the latest release commemorating the life and legacy of the late American songwriter and Gospel music icon Rich Mullins, is out now... << Full Report >>

Jesus Culture Jesus Culture Releases New Song with Bryan and Katie Torwalt

Jesus Culture releases a brand new song, "Everything That Has Breath (Praise)," with worship leaders Bryan & Katie Torwalt. Click here to listen to the song and below for the video. This song of praise was recorded live in Costa Mesa, California, and will be featured on the forthcoming Jesus Culture project coming this... << Full Report >>

Planetboom Planetshakers' Youth Band planetboom Releases Double-Single, "Lion Of Judah" / "One And Only"

The dynamic, multicultural youth ministry of Planetshakers Church, planetboom, releases the double-single “Lion of Judah” / “One and Only today (June 2) to digital and streaming outlets globally from Venture3Media (V3M) via... << Full Report >>

Leslie Jordan Leslie Jordan Unveils Song Inspired by Deeply Personal Event

Leslie Jordan introduces "You Are With Me," a deeply personal song written as her and her husband were journeying through the process of adopting their son in 2017. Having served on staff and led worship at an eclectic church just south of Nashville for ten years, as well as comprised one half of the Grammy Nominated All Sons & Daughters from 2010-2018, Leslie is a... << Full Report >>

Naomi Raine 5x GRAMMY Winner Naomi Raine's Live Debut "Cover(s) the Earth" with Faith

Despite being told at a young age that she would never win any awards as an artist, Naomi Raine has collected five GRAMMYs, BET Awards, NAACP Awards, Billboard Music Awards, Dove Awards and more. Over the past few years, she has become the voice of the next generation of gospel, or at least 19x GRAMMY-winner Kirk Franklin and fellow supporters like CeCe Winans think so... << Full Report >>

Earnest Pugh "The Very Best of Earnest Pugh" Available Everywhere Today

Emmy Award-winning, Singer/Songwriter, Gospel hit-maker and Amazon best-selling author Earnest Pugh releases the anticipated The Very Best of Earnest Pugh on Shanachie Entertainment today! Shanachie General Manager Randall Grass states, “We are thrilled to welcome Earnest Pugh to the Shanachie family. His extraordinary voice and consistently outstanding songs set a... << Full Report >>

Koryn Hawthorne Koryn Hawthorne Releases New Single, "Cry"

Today, two-time GRAMMY® nominated, Billboard Music and NAACP Image Award winning, inspirational artist, Koryn Hawthorne, releases her brand new single, “Cry,” lifted from her forthcoming third album. The triple-threat entertainer’s new single, “Cry” is available to stream and purchase... << Full Report >>

Village KNG Village KNG Unleash High-Energy "Side A" EP

Village KNG, the dynamic rap group known for their electrifying beats and thought-provoking lyrics, is taking the music industry by storm. With their unmatched talent, unwavering dedication, and unique artistic vision, Village KNG is paving the way for a new era of hip-hop music... << Full Report >>

Justin Warren Releases "For The Glory Of God"

Raleigh, NC-based singer, songwriter and worship leader Justin Warren releases his third Radiate Music single, “For The Glory Of God,” today (June 2) at all major digital and streaming outlets via https://ffm.to/4ykwpq3... << Full Report >>

Hulvey Hulvey Releases New Single, "Used by You"

Hulvey releases his latest single "Used by You," a song speaking to his new understanding of the Father after becoming a father himself.

Listen to now “Used By You” here. Despite his rapid growth in 2023, Hulvey remains focused... << Full Report >>



Actor Dennis Quaid To Release Debut Gospel Album Through Gaither Music

Emmy®? Award winner and two-time Golden Globe®? nominee Dennis Quaid will deliver his debut Gospel album, Fallen: A Gospel Record for Sinners, on July 28 via Gaither Music Group. Pre-order Fallen: A Gospel Record for Sinners and instantly receive Quaid's cover of Kris
Kristofferson's 50-year-old hit, "Why Me Lord... << Full Report >>

Matthew Jones of Right Hand Shade Launches Solo Career with New Single, "Where Would I Be Without Your Grace"

Matthew Jones, the lead singer of Christian alt rock band Right Hand Shade, is launching his solo career with the single “Where Would I Be Without Your Grace.” The song is available at https://matthewjones.hearnow.com/. The song launched with an accompanying music video... << Full Report >>

We Are Leo We Are Leo Releases New Song, "Summertime Feeling"

Chicago-land Pop artist We Are Leo releases his new summertime song “Summertime Feeling” available to all DSPs on DREAM Records.  This fun upbeat track was co-written by Joseph Sanborn, Howard Large.  We Are Leo produced the track as well.  The song is available in standard as well as Dolby Atmos on Apple Music... << Full Report >>

*Thursday, June 1, 2023*


NEEDTOBREATHE NEEDTOBREATHE Announces Fall "CAVES World Tour"

NEEDTOBREATHE has announced their Fall "CAVES World Tour," in support of their upcoming new studio album, CAVES. Within the first couple hours since the announcement, fans actually crashed the band's web server. The band sent out a follow-up email about the site issue, "Y'all took down The Insiders site with your enthusiasm. Itís back up now - come sign up to get early access to tickets at ntbinsiders.com!"... << Full Report >>

iNTELLECT iNTELLECT and Procyse Announce the Release of Their Highly Anticipated Revision Project

For Christian rap artists iNTELLECT and Procyse (Polished Arrow Music), The Art of Grace is the opportunity to tell the best story possible. The first iteration of the EP was released in February of 2021. This was before the creation of Polished Arrow... << Full Report >>

Cain K-LOVE Fan Awards To Air Tomorrow, June 2

Sponsored by Coca-Cola Consolidated, the night kicked off with a powerful collaborative performance from Colton Dixon joined by multi-platinum country star Gabby Barrett. As the evening unfolded, collaborations from Mac Powell and Jason Crabb, MercyMe with David Leonard, Katy Nichole and Big Daddy Weave took place, as well as Matthew West and a fan choir, including a moving tribute to late show producer... << Full Report >>

DJ Anomally Returns to Music Scene to Launch Innovative Music Investment Brand, "Bloody Candy"

Bloody Candy, a new brand that provides resources to musicians, is gearing up to change the music industry. The angel-investing brand was founded by Kyle Hamrick Sr., a veteran DJ and executive music producer who has worked with some of the biggest names in the music industry... << Full Report >>

Elevation Worship The New Album From Elevation Worship Hits No. 1 on Billboard's Top Christian Album Chart

CAN YOU IMAGINE?, the new album from GRAMMY® Award-winning group Elevation Worship, has topped the Billboard Top Christian Albums chart this week. Their 16th career project, which is also their 7th album to hit No. 1, was released on May 19th and offers eight new live songs that were created to reignite the hearts of believers. Listen to... << Full Report >>


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This Friday, June 21, 2024
ALBUMS
Vanessa Bell Armstrong Today [Shanachie]
Melvin Crispell, III Covered, Vol. 1 - EP [RCAI]
Chris Ekiss Ainít That Like Jesus - EP [Provident]
Poet Voices It Wonít Be Long [StowTown]
Vineyard Kids Time to Fly [Integrity]

SINGLES
Anberlin Walk Alone - Single [Equal Vision]
Canyon Hills Worship Good To Me - Single [DREAM]
Lauren Daigle Be Okay (feat. Ellie Holcomb) - Single [Centricity]
Faith Worship Arts Boast - Single [DREAM]
Jordan Feliz Praise God for That - Single [Centricity]
Gable Price and Friends Jungle In The City - Single [Capitol CMG]
Hulvey Altar (Remix) [feat. Ciara] - Single [Reach]
iNTELLECT Revolution - Single [Polished Arrow]
Leigh Nash Unraveling - Single [Visionary]
Lakewood Music Oh How Worthy - Single [Lakewood]
Tamela Mann Working for Me - Single [Tillymann]
Peter Mattis Praise the Lord (Everything Within Me) [Live] - Single [Bethel Music]
MC Tempo Rude Boy Style - Single [Remaker Records]
One Pursuit MSC Wanted (Live) - Single (independent)
Planetshakers Delight (Live) - Single [Venture3Media]

Next Friday, June 28, 2024
ALBUMS
Brotality It Feeds - EP (independent)
Brandon Heath Can We Go Home Now - EP [Centricity]
My Epic Loriella [Tooth & Nail]
Lacey Sturm Kenotic Metanoia: Deluxe Edition [Followspot/The Fuel]

SINGLES
Sleeping At Last Bloom (Eros) - Single (independent)
Brandon Lake x Phil Wickham House of God - Single [Provident]

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