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Tuesday, February 19, 2019*


Andrew Peterson Andrew Peterson Prepares for Second Annual Resurrection Letters Tour

Dove Award-nominated recording artist, songwriter, filmmaker, and award-winning author Andrew Peterson prepares for his second annual Resurrection Letters Tour, with most tour dates booked and tickets going fast (available here). Featuring indie artist Taylor Leonhardt and special guest Skye Peterson, the tour runs April 5 through May 11... << Full Report >>

for King & Country for KING and COUNTRY Reaches Top 10 with Latest Single, "God Only Knows"

Two-time GRAMMY® award-winning duo for KING & COUNTRY continues to reach new milestones with their latest single “God Only Knows.” The track is currently No. 6 on the Billboard Hot Christian chart and is quickly approaching an impressive 20 million total on demand streams. “God Only Knows” has already reached Top 10 on both the Billboard and Mediabase audience charts, making... << Full Report >>

Bryan Popin's Little Boy Wonder Music Teams with Fred Jerkins' DarkChild Gospel

Billboard #1 independent recording artist, 2018 ASCAP Rhythm & Soul Music Award winner and 2019 two-time Stellar Award nominee Bryan Popin and his imprint Little Boy Wonder Music has secured a joint business venture with Fred Jerkins' DarkChild Gospel... << Full Report >>

*Monday, February 18, 2019*


Fireflight Fireflight Joins RockFest Records Family

GRAMMY® nominated Christian rock favorites Fireflight have signed an exclusive recording contract with Nashville Label Group’s RockFest Records, it was announced today. Since their 2006 debut, Fireflight has become one of the genre’s most beloved bands with nine #1 Christian rock hits to their credit... << Full Report >>

Christopher Williams Releases Songs Based on Old Testament Book of Joel

Award-winning singer-songwriter Christopher Williams released his 12th independent album, We Will Remember, on February 8, 2019. These twelve songs are designed for congregational worship and personal devotional, and are based on the Old Testament book of Joel... << Full Report >>

Bethel Music Bethel Music Shares Story of Three-Year Old Jaxon Taylor Who Inspired New Song from "Victory"

“The Power Of Praise - The Miracle of Jaxon’s Healing” video piece was just unveiled sharing the astonishing experience from multiple voices including his parents Joel and Janie Taylor, Jonathan & Melissa Helser, Brian & Jenn Johnson and Bill Johnson. In the battle for the now three year-old Jaxon, the son of Bethel Music CEO Joel Taylor, the global church community... << Full Report >>

James Gardin To Release "Sweet Jesus" EP Friday, February 22

Sweet Jesus! By no means is that anyone taking the Lord's name in vain. Think of it as more of a proclamation of excitement and expectation of the brand new EP by Illect's James Gardin. James Gardin often refers to himself as The World's Most Encouraging Rapper but considering his work rate and the influx of loosies over the past couple of years, he may need to change... << Full Report >>

Urban Inspirational Soul Band Sensere Release New Album

The electrifying, urban-inspirational soul band, Sensere, is back in a major way with their third independent full-length project, God, Family, The Band (WrightSound Records/IndieBlu. Released a few weeks ago, this set is 35 minutes of energetic, musical brilliance that captures Sensere’s distinct, soulful sounds and God centered message. The album is currently sitting at #22 on the Billboard Gospel Album Sales chart... << Full Report >>

*Friday, February 15, 2019*


LEDGER LEDGER Unveils Compelling New Single, "Completely," Available Now

LEDGER has released a brand-new single, "Completely," available now with Fair Trade Services. Last year saw drummer and vocalist Jen Ledger of multi-platinum selling, GRAMMY® nominated rock band Skillet stepping out from the behind the drums as her own frontwoman to release her critically acclaimed self-titled EP. LEDGER (Atlantic, Hear it Loud) made the highest debut on Billboard's Top Christian Albums Chart... << Full Report >>

Passion Passion Drops New "Step Into The Light" Single Featuring Sean Curran

Recorded in front of nearly 40,000 young adults, Passion is unveiling “Step Into The Light” featuring Sean Curran today. Not initially on the January release of Follow You Anywhere, the song’s release comes in the midst of much anticipation and conversation after the song was debuted live at Passion 2019. Passion 2019 drew audiences from across the globe filling arenas in Atlanta, Dallas and Washington, D.C. To listen to “Step Into The Light... << Full Report >>

Highlands Worship Releases Single "Jesus You Alone" Today

With a passion to encourage congregational worship, create resources for churches and draw listeners closer to God, Highlands Worship releases a brand new, full band recording of “Jesus You Alone” today (Feb. 15) with global distribution for the first time through The Fuel Music. Available now at iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon.com, Spotify and more digital retail and streaming outlets everywhere through https://the-fuel-music.lnk.to/jesusyoualonesingle, the new single is from the worship ministry of Birmingham... << Full Report >>

Jonathan McReynolds Earns 50th NAACP Image Award Nomination for 'Outstanding Gospel Album'

Entertainment One Nashville  celebrates a  50 th  NAACP Image Award  nomination for  Jonathan McReynolds, whose Billboard #1 album  “Make Room”  received a nomination for “Outstanding Gospel Album.” The nominees for the 50th NAACP Image Awards were exclusively announced at the Television Critics Association’s (TCA) TV One joint press conference with  Derrick Johnson , President... << Full Report >>

29:11 Worship Releases "Marble & Mortar Vol. 1" On DREAM Worship

Tempe, AZ worship experience, 29:11 Worship releases their debut album on DREAM Label Group's Dream Worship today. This soaking worship album is the first in a two part volume. Released as an eight-song EP, Marble & Mortar Volume I is collection of pieces with an expressive and heartfelt mission to go deeper into an experience with God in a congregational setting or in a personal devotion time. By combining the worlds of creativity and a heart for the Church, this is sure to be a project to challenge you in your walk with... << Full Report >>

Reach Records' 1K Phew Debuts "What's Understood" EP

1K Phew, the Atlanta based rapper-songwriter and Reach Records recording artist, announces the release of his new EP What’s Understood. Releasing today (February 15, 2019), the 7-track project is now available for purchase and streaming across all DSPs here... << Full Report >>

Bethel Music "Bethel Music En Español" Available Today

Offering a 14-track collection of Bethel Music favorites, Bethel Music En Español is out today marking the first full length release completely in Spanish. Bethel Music En Español pairs known Bethel Music voices like Jonathan & Melissa Helser, Josh Baldwin, Brian & Jenn Johnson, Steffany Gretzinger, Cory Asbury and others with leading voices influencing Latin America. Internationally recognized artist and author Christine D'Clario joins the... << Full Report >>

Neon Feather Releases New Song, "Come To Life," Featuring Matty Mullins

Centricity Music artist Neon Feather, aka Ben Thompson, has released his latest song, “Come To Life,” featuring CCM singer Matty Mullins. The pop track is available now on all digital outlets. The song features Neon’s top-notch production, with up-tempo synth hooks and rhythmic base-drops. Neon says he loved the opportunity to work with Mullins on the song, along with cowriter Paul Duncan... << Full Report >>

Duo The Cashmans Launch Pre-Release Campaign for 'City of God'

Evangelistic husband and wife singer/songwriter duo, The Cashmans, are thrilled to announce a special pre-release campaign for the long awaited national release of their CD, City of God. The project is slated to impact retail March 1, 2019, from CLG Distribution, and will be available digitally from major online retailers, including iTunes, Amazon, and Google Play, at an MSRP of $9.99... << Full Report >>

Kevin Ward Release New Single, "He Loves"

Kevin Ward grew up in a military family and was quickly influenced by music. He listened to his mother singing at home and in church and was quickly influenced by those sounds and began singing at a young age. Now, Kevin has given his life to Christ and through some prior mishaps and struggles in his life, came up with the song, “He Loves”. This song delivers an emotional and testimonial message that God loves us no matter what state we are in... << Full Report >>

Erica Mason Releases New Single, "Talks With Loneliness"

At some point, many of us have struggled with feeling like we are alone. In her new single, "Talks with Loneliness," Erica Mason addresses her own feelings of loneliness and exposes the truth of her emotions. While being surrounded by a crowd, Erica struggled with still feeling invisible.  She talks about the importance of running to God to find true intimacy. When the heart has many voids, one is tempted to use comforts to fill that void... << Full Report >>

*Thursday, February 14, 2019*


Phil Wickham Premier Productions Presents OUTCRY Revival Nights Tour 2019

Premier Productions presents OUTCRY Revival Nights Tour 2019, sponsored by World Vision. The lights and sounds of a movement, OUTCRY is a gathering of worshipers and a hallmark of revival within the local church. Featuring a unique collaboration of some of the industry's top worship artists, this year's lineup features Phil Wickham, Passion Music, Chris Quilala from Jesus Culture, Cody Carnes, Lindy Conant, Meredith Andrews, with speaker Chad Veach. Artists vary by market. Each night will offer the chance to come together as one unified... << Full Report >>

Tasha Cobbs Leonard Earns NAACP Image Award Nomination for Outstanding Gospel Album

Multiple award-winner, singer-songwriter Tasha Cobbs Leonard earns her 2nd NAACP Image Award nomination for her 2018 album “Heart.Passion.Pursuit.: Live At Passion City.”  The phenomenal live album, which offered outstanding live performances of Cobbs Leonard’s popular songs, debuted at number 1 on the Billboard Gospel chart when it was released in November 2018 and... << Full Report >>

Melinda McGlasson Celebrates New EP with Release Concert

Worship leader and cancer survivor Melinda McGlasson is set to celebrate the release of her new EP with a release concert on Sunday, February 17. McGlasson will perform songs from her 5-track project at the event, which will be held at Connection Church in Guymon, Oklahoma... << Full Report >>

RCA Inspiration Celebrates 2 NAACP Image Award Nominations

Kirk Franklin RCA Inspiration celebrates two nominations for the 2019 50TH NAACP Image Awards®, with chart-topping artist Koryn Hawthorne garnering recording nods for Outstanding New Artist, and Outstanding Gospel Album (Traditional or Contemporary) for her #1 full-length debut Unstoppable... << Full Report >>

*Wednesday, February 13, 2019*


Skillet Skillet's John Cooper Launches "Cooper Stuff Podcast" Today

Taking a cue from what he gets asked about most from fans, a desire to have some fun and to live out the golden rule, multi-platinum and GRAMMY® nominated Skillet front man John Cooper has officially launched his “Cooper Stuff” podcast today. Available on Skillet’s YouTube Channel, iTunes and more... << Full Report >>

Ron Rawls, Mandisa's Musical Director, Releases First Single as Solo Artist

Grammy and Dove Award-winning musician Ron Rawls enters the artist arena with today’s release of his first single as a solo entertainer. “Heaven’s Perspective,” is going for adds to Christian AC and Gospel-formatted radio outlets... << Full Report >>

*Tuesday, February 12, 2019*


Sarah Kroger Integrity Music Welcomes Worship Artist Sarah Kroger

Integrity Music welcomes Catholic worship leader and songwriter Sarah Kroger and announces the April release of her new album, Bloom, produced by Audrey Assad. The album is preceded by singles “Pieces,” featuring a duet with Assad, on Feb. 22 and “Freedom In The Spirit” on March 22... << Full Report >>

Essential Music Publishing Congratulates Jason Ingram and Paul Mabury on their FIRST GRAMMY AWARDS

Provident Music Group/Sony Music along with Essential Music Publishing congratulate producers/songwriters Jason Ingram and Paul Mabury on their first career GRAMMY Award wins Sunday night at the 61st Annual GRAMMY Awards®. Ingram and Mabury were honored as winners for the Best Contemporary Christian Music Performance/Song for "You Say" by Lauren Daigle... << Full Report >>

John Schlitt John Schlitt Releases First New Music In Six Years

Legendary CCM entertainer John Schlitt is back at Christian radio with the rock vocalist’s first new music since 2013 with “Fighting the Fight,” a single co-written by Schlitt and Ryan Horn. The single, out today, is being serviced to Christian AC radio through A-Sides Radio Promotion. For more information about the single, contact jeff[at]asidesradiopromotion.com... << Full Report >>

G.I. Celebrates 20 Years in Music with Rising Top 15 Single, "I'm Ready"

2018 ASACP Rhythm & Soul Award recipients and Stellar/Dove Award-nominated urban group, G.I. (God's Image), continues to climb the Billboard and Mediabase Gospel Airplay charts as they celebrate 20 Years of Music and Ministry. "I'm Ready" has cracked Top 15 on Mediabase Gospel Airplay and spends its 4th week in the Top 20 on Billboard Gospel Airplay peaking this week at #18. The single is available now for download and streaming on all digital... << Full Report >>

*Monday, February 11, 2019*


James Gardin Releases "Chitown Boogie" Lyric Video

Just like the cold blasts that are synonymous with the Windy City, James Gardin once again breezes through in the form of a welcome and life-sized juxtaposition and drops this warm and catchy ditty, Chitown Boogie. This fresh new single finds The World's Most Encouraging Rapper linking up once again with his frequent collaborator, TheyCallMeHeat, to wax lyrical about the peaks and valleys of life in his inimitable... << Full Report >>

*Friday, February 8, 2019*


Sara Groves Sara Groves Reveals Brand-New Single "Jesus, See The Traveler," Featuring Poignant Collaboration with Daughter

Singer/songwriter Sara Groves unveiled "Jesus, See The Traveler," available today. A poignant collaboration with Groves' daughter, Ruby, Groves received inspiration for the song while traveling overseas, listening to recounted stories of refugees fleeing war and oppression in various parts of the world... << Full Report >>

Big Daddy Weave Big Daddy Weave's Anticipated New Single "ALIVE" Out Now

Curb | Word Entertainment award-winning band Big Daddy Weave's highly anticipated new song, “Alive,” releases today. The new single makes its debut at radio while the music video for "Alive" launches on multiple outlets online. "Alive" is the first single from the band's new album, slated to release this fall... << Full Report >>

Elias Dummer The City Harmonic Frontman Elias Dummer Releases Debut Solo Album Today

Worship leader Elias Dummer, the former frontman and founding member of The City Harmonic, released his debut album today in association with Integrity Music. “The Work Vol. 1” is a collection of 11 bold and thoughtful worship songs that wrestle with questions of identity and discipleship in an age obsessed with image and achievement... << Full Report >>

Christy Nockels Christy Nockels Releases "In Every Way" Single Today

Three-time GMA Dove Award-winning worship leader, singer-songwriter Christy Nockels announces the release of “In Every Way” today (Feb. 8) on Keeper’s Branch Records with global distribution for the first time through The Fuel Music. Available now at... << Full Report >>

Meredith Andrews Meredith Andrews Releases New Song from March LIVE EP

In anticipation of her live EP, Faith And Wonder (Live), releasing next month on March 8th, Meredith Andrews has released another new song "Open Over Us (Live)." Check out the song and pre-order the EP here, and click below to watch the live music video. On her first live EP, Andrews invites the world to experience a very special night of congregational worship that took place in downtown Nashville at her home church The Belonging Co... << Full Report >>

Hillsong United Hillsong UNITED Releases New Single, "As You Find Me," Today

Multi-platinum selling Hillsong UNITED announces the release of their brand new single “As You Find Me.” Out today with accompanying live performance video, the track features lead vocals from UNITED’s Tulele Faletolu, who joins with Taya’s accompanying vocals in a declaration of God’s unrelenting love and grace for all humanity... << Full Report >>

Wild Harbors Build Monument with Poignant, Personal Stories

Maryland-based husband/wife duo Wild Harbors are set to bow their highly anticipated full-length debut, Monument, March 15. Produced by Andrew Osenga (Laura Story, Caedmon’s Call), the alt-pop singer/songwriter collection features 10 story-driven tracks wrapped in memorable melodies and warm harmonies... << Full Report >>

Life.Church's Switch Releases Debut EP On DREAM Records

The new EP by Life.Church's Switch, titled “Symphony” (DREAM Records), is now available. The six-song album was produced by Louis Biancaniello, Michael Biancaniello and Dameon Aranda. The title track, featuring Dillon Chase, was sent to radio stations in January and started gaining traction immediately. The song received over 20 adds before its add date of Feb. 11. It can currently be heard on stations like WAY-FM... << Full Report >>

*Thursday, February 7, 2019*


Zach Williams Zach Williams and Willie & Korie Robertson Team Up For "The Israel Encounter"

GRAMMY® winner Zach Williams will join New York Times Bestselling Authors Willie and Korie Robertson for "The Israel Encounter" - a one-of-a-kind trip to Israel November 14-21. Limited spots are available for this rare gathering that will journey to some... << Full Report >>

Bethel Music Bethel Music's "VICTORY Tour" with Tasha Cobbs-Leonard and Housefires Kicks Off Nationwide Trek

Bethel Music's "Victory Tour" with Tasha Cobbs-Leonard and Housefires kicked off Monday with a sold-out night at Miami’s The Fillmore. Multiple dates have followed suit, selling out in top markets including Birmingham, Houston and Dallas. The 31 date stretch finds the collective touring together for the first time in over a year while playing unique venues such as... << Full Report >>

The Persuaded to Debut "Dawn of Destruction" March 1

Dawn of Destruction, the full-length debut from Nashville-based metalcore foursome The Persuaded, is slated to bow March 1. Produced by Dathon Conner (Spoken, Icon For Hire), the RockFest Records release features 10 tracks showcasing both clean and screamed vocals atop fiercely driving guitars. The project will be available for pre-order beginning February 15, unlocking instant-grat tracks “Wolves” and “Forced Silence.”   Born from a season of pain... << Full Report >>

*Wednesday, February 6, 2019*


Mike Mains & The Branches Premiere "Breathing Underwater" Video

Mike Mains & The Branches are premiering the video for their new single, "Breathing Underwater", exclusively today via Substream Magazine. "Breathing Underwater" is taken from the band's upcoming album, When We Were In Love, their first in five years, due out on 4/5 via Tooth & Nail Records. In support, the band will embark on a spring tour, kicking off in Columbus, OH on 3/9 and wrapping up in Ferndale, MI on 4/19. See below for a full list of dates. For more information... << Full Report >>

John Schlitt Takes the Stage Tonight at 'CCM United: Music, Moments, and Memories' Concert Event

Legendary rock vocalist, Grammy and Dove Award-winning, GMA Hall of Famer John Schlitt will take the stage tonight, February 6, 2019, to perform at the CCM United Music, Moments, and Memories concert event which will be held at the historic Franklin Theatre in downtown Franklin, Tennessee.... << Full Report >>

*Tuesday, February 5, 2019*


Jekalyn Carr Garners Double No. 1's

Jekalyn Carr – multi-award winning Gospel artist, speaker, author, and entrepreneur – is celebrating a rare feat. The talented individual has garnered the No. 1 spot on two national airplay charts simultaneously with the song, "It's Yours." "It's Yours" has clearly become a favorite among listeners, touching hearts and impacting lives and that is reflected on the charts. Carr hit the No. 1 spot on the... << Full Report >>

Real-Life Chronicles Of 13 Courageous Women Unveiled in Mercy Multiplied's Nancy Alcorn's New Book

Readers will meet brave women like Heather, Kirstin, Franny, Matilda and more in Treatment or Transformation: 13 Real Stories Why You Can’t Argue With A Changed Life (March 1) the latest from Mercy Multiplied Founder and President Nancy Alcorn. The book of renewal spans stories of women choosing to reach out for help in the face of... << Full Report >>

*Monday, February 4, 2019*


DREAM Records Adds Pop Artist HillaryJane To Roster

Los Angeles based label, DREAM Records, has welcomed pop artist, HillaryJane to it's roster.  Together, they will release a couple of new singles scheduled for this summer.   “We are extremely excited about our new partnership with DREAM,” says HJ. “It’s an honor to get to work with such a great team who strongly supports our music and overall vision... << Full Report >>

New Artist Titus Showers Offers Debut Radio Single, "In His Name"

A native of Hammond, Louisiana, a picture-perfect town with a population of about 20,000 people is home to celebrated singer-songwriter and new solo artist Titus Showers, Titus, the former lead singer of two-time Stellar Award nominated sibling group, The Showers, has impacted Gospel radio with his debut radio single and worship anthem "In His Name." The digital single track set to release on all digital and streaming platforms along with a live music video premeire, Friday, March 15... << Full Report >>

Matthew Parker Debuts New Music Video for "Alice"

Matthew Parker has unveiled the new music video for his track "Alice." “Back in October, Tristan Peace, my brother Luke and I drove around the Smoky Mountains while hauling a desk and a whole bunch of other stuff in the car just to make this music video. We filmed at 4 locations and put in a lot of work but had a great time. I also could hardly walk because of my not-quite-healed broken leg, but that just made it more of an interesting memory... << Full Report >>

Casey J's Sophomore Album, "The Gathering," Tops Gospel Charts

The highly anticipated second album from award-winning worship singer and songwriter, Casey J, THE GATHERING, enters both the Billboard Gospel Consumption and Gospel Albums Sales charts at number 2... << Full Report >>

*Friday, February 1, 2019*


Michael W. Smith Michael W. Smith Releases "AWAKEN: The Surrounded Experience" Feb. 22 From Rocketown Records

Inspired by his Good Morning America-featured live worship album Surrounded, which is nominated for Best Contemporary Christian Music Album–his eleventh GRAMMY nomination, Michael W. Smith hosted “A Night to Pray, Worship and Be Awakened” at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, TN last August. The energy, passion and unity of the event was captured as it happened on AWAKEN: The Surrounded Experience releasing Feb. 22... << Full Report >>

City RockFest Celebrates Five Years as Christian Music's Hardest Rocking Tour

Boasting a who’s who of Christian rock's biggest acts, the City RockFest Tour is set to launch its fifth year in February as Christian music’s top multi-artist hard rock outing. Industry leaders and tour founders Seventh Day Slumber anchor the 2019 lineup, which brings metalcore favorites Righteous Vendetta to the RockFest stage for the first time. In... << Full Report >>

Worship Leader Lindy Conant-Cofer Makes Emboldened Return with Lindy & The Circuit Riders

Lindy & The Circuit Riders, helmed by worship leader Lindy Conant-Cofer, unveils their latest, Driven By Love, set to release Feb. 22. with Heritage Music, an imprint of Bethel Music. The powerful 15-track collection sees Conant-Cofer alongside the Circuit Riders empowering the next generation of believers to cultivate a culture of action... << Full Report >>

Catch Grammy-Nominated #1 Artist Koryn Hawthorne and Lecrae on Single, "Unstoppable"

GRAMMY®-nominated chart topper Koryn Hawthorne, has released a fiery power anthem with her single “Unstoppable” (feat. Lecrae). Newly-released to radio and available now at digital music providers, the official music video for “Unstoppable” (feat. Lecrae) will... << Full Report >>

Sivion Releases "Fight Club" Single featuring Son and Daughter

Sivion releases "Fight Club" single featuring his son, Andreon Michael, and daughter, Lucyclubhouse. Ephesians 6:12-13 reminds us that "our struggle is not against flesh and blood, but against the rulers, against the authorities, against the powers of this dark world and against the spiritual forces of evil in the heavenly realms. Therefore put on the full armor of God, so that when the day of evil comes, you may be able to stand your ground, and after you have done everything, to stand... << Full Report >>

JJ Heller Unveils Brand-New Song Inspired by Singer/Songwriter's Real-Life Love Story

Songstress JJ Heller released a brand-new single, "It'll Be Alright," available today. Inspired by her own relationship with her husband of 15 years, Dave Heller, the song describes the richness experienced in lasting relationship versus the temporary affection often chased in popular movies and music of today. To listen to "It'll Be Alright... << Full Report >>

The Ruins Release Debut EP on DREAM Records

DREAM Records artist The Ruins releases their debut offering of musical goodies on their self-titled EP. This beautifully crafted 6-song album is available on all digital outlets. Among the tracks, the self-titled album showcases their single, "Deliverance." Reminiscent of Plumb, the song's big sound, is sure to... << Full Report >>

UK's Luke and Anna Hellebronth Release New Single, "Abide," Ahead Of Debut Album

Birmingham, U.K.-based husband and wife worship leaders Luke + Anna Hellebronth have released their fourth single, “Abide,” available through all digital platforms February 1, leading up to the release of their debut album, Motions Of Mercy, in March... << Full Report >>

Jonny Diaz Jonny Diaz Shares "Broken People" Lyric Video

Centricity Music artist Jonny Diaz releases a new lyric video today for his latest radio single “Broken People.” Written by Diaz with Jeff Pardo and Tony Wood, the heartfelt, mid-tempo track comes from his 2018 EP Sweetness & Sorrow... << Full Report >>

Passion Passion's "Follow You Anywhere" Hits Shelves Today

Passion’s latest album Follow You Anywhere is available in physical retailers today. The 10-track collection garnered 2.6 million streams within the first week of its digital release, setting a new record for both Passion and sixstepsrecords. The earlier digital drop... << Full Report >>

*Thursday, January 31, 2019*


UNPLANNED Premieres In US Theaters March 29, 2019

UNPLANNED: THE TRUE STORY OF ABBY JOHNSON - in theaters nationwide March 29, 2019 - is the dramatic account of a former Planned Parenthood superstar. Johnson was one of their greatest allies as the youngest director of a clinic in the nation, until she walked out after assisting in an abortion of a 13-week-old fetus... << Full Report >>

Run51 Drops New Single, "Authentic"

Worship collective Run51 releases new track "Authentic" on DREAM Records.  The infectious pop track, catchy hooks and hopeful lyrics were penned by Genie Uribe, Joshua Norwood, Chaz Miles, Jason Burris, and Jeremy Green.  The group has been writing with producers and songwriters to put forth their debut album since announcing their signing to DREAM... << Full Report >>

*Wednesday, January 30, 2019*


Blanca Pop Artist Blanca Scores Fourth #1 Single with "What If"

Pop Christian artist Blanca has garnered her 4th No. 1 Hot AC/CHR hit with her current single “What If.” Produced by Jeff Sojka and Josh Zegan, the chart-topping track has landed over 1.2 million on demand streams making Blanca’s career on demand streams up to 33 million... << Full Report >>

Drake White Kicks Off 2019 In Haiti With Agape To The Nations

Acclaimed songwriter and recording artist Drake White, along with his wife Alex, spent the first week of 2019 in poverty stricken Les Cayes, Haiti. Hosted by Agape to the Nations, the couple (alongside a group of 30 missionaries) served teenagers who’ve aged out of orphanages across the Carribbean country. “I first found out about Agape to the Nations when Alex went last year... << Full Report >>

*Tuesday, January 29, 2019*


Switchfoot SWITCHFOOT's "Native Tongue" Makes Impressive Chart Debut

Momentum continues for SWITCHFOOT as fans and critics resonate with the GRAMMY® Award-winning rock band's message of love and positivity in their new album Native Tongue. The 14-song collection, released January 18 via Fantasy Records, debuted in the Top Ten on multiple Billboard, Amazon and iTunes charts... << Full Report >>

*Monday, January 28, 2019*


Artist & Author Jean Watson Pens Transformational Debut Book, "Everything Can Change in Forty Days"

Internationally acclaimed singer/songwriter/recording artist Jean Watson has added author to her list of creative accomplishments. Watson's debut book, Everything Can Change in Forty Days: A Journey of Transformation in Christ, recently released by Franklin, Tennessee, based Seedbed Publishing. Designed to be used as either a personal daily devotional, or as the basis for a small group study, Watson says she wrote the book out of frustration with her own lack of spiritual growth in her Christian life... << Full Report >>

Natasha Phillips Releases New Video, "Run To You"

Atlanta-based artist Natasha Phillips is releasing a new video today for her chart-topping single, “Run To You.” The song debuted at No. 1 on CRC Weekly, as well as hitting the top spot on the CRC Monthly chart... << Full Report >>

*Friday, January 26, 2019*


Newsboys Newsboys United Reveal "Greatness of Our God" Single Prior To May Album Release

“Greatness Of Our God,” the debut single from Christian music supergoup Newsboys United, bows today from FairTrade Services. Penned by Colby Wedgeworth, Bryan Fowler and Ethan Hulse, and co-produced by Peter Furler and Geoff Duncan, the song is hitting Christian radio formats around the country this week and is now available to stream/buy... << Full Report >>

Former Sanctus Real Frontman Matt Hammitt Releases Acoustic EP

Former Sanctus Real frontman Matt Hammitt released a new, surprise EP today, titled Living Room Sessions. About the 3-song EP, Hammitt announced: "Today I released three NEW acoustic recordings called the "Living Room Sessions." I'm excited for you to hear them... << Full Report >>

We Are Messengers We Are Messengers Gets Honest With New EP and Reveal New Single

We Are Messengers is poised to release the first batch of new music since the Dove Award-nominated act’s 2016 critically-acclaimed self-titled debut. Extending their track record of transparent songwriting, the group will release the Honest EP March 29, 2019. Honest is available for pre-order starting today. The six-track set was produced by Tedd T. (Francesca Battistelli, Stars Go Dim) and Benjamin Backus (for KING & COUNTRY, Blanca) and features powerful radio hit... << Full Report >>

Lecrae Tickets Available Now for Unashamed Tour Featuring Lecrae, Andy Mineo, GAWVI, KB, Tedashii, Trip Lee, 1k Phew & WHATUPRG

Reach Records’ artists Lecrae, Andy Mineo, GAWVI, KB, Tedashii, Trip Lee, 1K Phew, and WHATUPRG will unite once again stage for the sixth  Unashamed Tour this spring. In partnership with William Morris Endeavor and Rush concerts, the tour will kick off in Washington DC on March 14 and carry through to April 13 visiting 18 major markets including Dallas, Atlanta and Chicago. See full list of tour dates and venues below. When describing why this tour is so impactful, Marcus Hollinger, VP of Marketing... << Full Report >>

For All Seasons For All Seasons Releases New Song, "Every Good Thing"

Centricity Music band For All Seasons has planned a year full of new releases, starting today with their digital single “Every Good Thing." In addition to new music, each month the band is releasing podcast episodes, music videos, and live Q&A sessions, all of which tie together with a common theme, for their yearlong “More Than Music” project... << Full Report >>

Bethel Music Bethel Music Delivers "Victory" Today

Marking the first Bethel Music Collective release in two years, VICTORY is available today. The 14 track collection stems from the personal journeys of Bethel Music, including miracles, a raging wildfire, a joy-filled adoption and battles with anxiety, fear and... << Full Report >>

Steven Malcolm Steven Malcolm Drops New Album "The Second City" Available Worldwide

Steven Malcolm alongside 4 Against 5, a division of Curb | Word Entertainment, has officially dropped his highly anticipated album The Second City that features 15 dynamic tracks. The brand new album is out now and is available to purchase, stream and download across all digital platforms worldwide... << Full Report >>

The Gray Havens Announce 40 City Tour, New Music

Artist Garden Entertainment announces the launch of a 40 City tour and the release of new music from The Gray Havens. On January 25, The Gray Havens release a re-imagined version of “Forever,” a song from their recent She Waits album. Artist Garden‘s Keith Stancil shares “ Mainstream remixer, Laudr8, reached out with interest in working with The Gray Havens after hearing the original version... << Full Report >>

*Thursday, January 24, 2019*


Newsboys Winter Jam 360-Degree Stage Brings Fans Closer Than Ever

The Winter Jam Tour Spectacular, Christian music’s largest annual tour and one of the top first quarter outings in the world, kicked off earlier this month unveiling a 360º “in-the-round” center stage. A historic first for the tour—giving attendees an up-close and personal look at every angle— Winter Jam’s blockbuster lineup performs on a 120-foot stage facing the widest expanse of seats in each arena. ... << Full Report >>

Francesca Battistelli Francesca Battistelli to Bring "The Own It Tour" to Top Markets This Spring

Francesca Battistelli has announced "The Own It Tour," named after the multi-award winning artist's latest critically acclaimed release. This March and April, the tour will hit top markets across the country including Denver, Houston, Portland, Seattle and more. Promoted by Premier Productions and produced by Sometimes Savvy Management, the tour features special guests Stars Go Dim and Elle Limebear... << Full Report >>

*Wednesday, January 23, 2019*


Hannah Kerr Impacts Radio with New Single, "Split The Sea"

Black River Christian artist/songwriter Hannah Kerr’s newest single, "Split the Sea," is at Christian radio now after being one of the most added singles on add date. "Split the Sea" can be heard on many stations nationwide including WCVO Columbus, WRBS Baltimore, Family Life Radio and WPAR Roanoke. In addition, today the lyric video exclusively debuted at CBN online. Now playing on many of top digital playlists including Amazon Music's Fresh Christian, Apple Music's The A-List Christian, Spotify's Top Christian and << Full Report >>

Faith Artist Agency Celebrates 10 Years Of Packed Out Shows For Christian Music Artists

Christian booking agency Faith Artist Agency is celebrating a decade of booking music artists in packed out venues from coast to coast. The anniversary comes at the same time as founder Brandy Wahlman takes over full ownership of the company. The Nebraska-based booking agency has a history of working with critically acclaimed and world-renowned artists... << Full Report >>

Broadway Musical About BeBe Winans, "Born For This," Releases Music Video

The Broadway-bound production of BeBe Winans' new autobiographical musical BORN FOR THIS, releases its first-ever music video of the title song, starring Donald Webber, Jr., who is set to depict Winans when BORN FOR THIS comes to Broadway (theatre and dates TBA). Mr. Winans makes a cameo appearance in the music video, as well... << Full Report >>

*Tuesday, January 22, 2019*


Bethel Music Bethel Music and Jeff Roberts and Associates Announce Partnership Furthering Touring Arm of Bethel Music

Industry powerhouses Bethel Music and Jeff Roberts & Associates (JRA) are partnering to support the extensive touring efforts of Bethel Music. The collective of artists that form Bethel Music have been taking their music across the U.S. and around the world, including a recent trek in the UK... << Full Report >>

Rick Lee James Unleashes "Thunder" February 8

Thunder, the highly anticipated eighth recording by acclaimed singer/songwriter and author Rick Lee James, will be available beginning February 8. Produced by Chris Hoisington of Brothers McClurg at Old Bear Studio in Buffalo, New York, Thunder features 10 songs, including the title cut co-written by the late Rich Mullins along with renowned songsmiths Lowell Alexander and Phil Naish... << Full Report >>

*Monday, January 21, 2019*


The Ruins Release New Track "Run" And Begin Pre-orders For Debut EP on DREAM Records

Following the announcement of signing to DREAM Records, The Ruins have announced that their debut EP will be releasing on February 1st. The Atlanta-based group has begun taking pre-orders on iTunes, Amazon, and Apple Music now. With the album's pre-order, fans will be able to buy / stream their first track "Run" now. The 6 song EP also... << Full Report >>

*Friday, January 18, 2019*


Switchfoot SWITCHFOOT's "Native Tongue" Available Now

GRAMMY® Award-winning rock band SWITCHFOOT releases their 11th full-length album, Native Tongue, today via Fantasy Records. Throughout 2019, SWITCHFOOT will take the project's message of love and hope to their multitude of fans on the North American leg of their Native Tongue Tour, which kicks off February 14th in Asheville, N.C... << Full Report >>

Tori Kelly Tori Kelly Announces The Acoustic Sessions Tour

GRAMMY nominee Tori Kelly will kick off The Acoustic Sessions Tour on February 25 at the Fox Theatre in Tucson. The North American headline tour will include a February 28 concert at the historic Orpheum Theatre in Los Angeles and an April 3 show at Kings Theatre in Brooklyn. See below for itinerary or visit www.torikellymusic.com... << Full Report >>

Phil Wickham Phil Wickham Unveils Intimate "Living Hope (The House Sessions)," Available Now

With the fall release of his critically lauded Living Hope, Phil Wickham has unveiled Living Hope (The House Sessions), available now. Recorded live in an intimate setting, Living Hope (The House Sessions) invites listeners into a meaningful, visceral time of worship... << Full Report >>

"WOW Gospel 2019" Presents 30 Hit Tracks On Series' Newest Edition

Get the sensational collection WOW Gospel 2019, available now.  The latest hit installment from the longtime award-winning WOW Gospel series, the two-disc WOW Gospel 2019 album delivers a total of thirty tracks with today’s biggest songs and treasured artists.  For over twenty years, the renowned compilation series has charted a course in discovering new voices mixed with fan favorites on each multi-track album, and been a top hit on the... << Full Report >>

Hillsong Worship Garners No. 1 Spot on Billboard's Christian Airplay Chart

GRAMMY award-winning Hillsong Worship garnered the No. 1 spot on Billboard's Christian Airplay chart this week with "Who You Say I Am." The breakout single took top honors amongst a list of Christian music’s biggest songs. The track also continues to hold steady at No. 2 for its ninth week on Billboard’s Hot Christian Songs chart... << Full Report >>

*Thursday, January 17, 2019*


Worship Pioneer Martin Smith Celebrates New Era, Joins First Company Management Family

Following his signing to Integrity Music last year, modern worship pioneer and former Delirious? frontman Martin Smith continues to blaze new trails as a solo artist, most recently joining the First Company Management family. One of Christian music’s leading full-service personal artist management firms, First Company welcomes Smith under the representation of general manager Mike McCloskey... << Full Report >>

*Wednesday, January 16, 2019*


Josh Wilson Josh Wilson's New Single "Borrow (One Day At A Time)" Makes Huge First Week Impact!

"Borrow (One Day At A Time)," the new single from Black River Christian artist and songwriter Josh Wilson, is being heard around the U.S. and making an impact with every listen. The song, which he was inspired to write based on his own personal struggles with anxiety and panic attacks, was co-written with James Tealy (Lauren Daigle, Kari Jobe)... << Full Report >>

FIT FOR A KING To Support August Burns Red on The Dangerous Tour

Fit For A King are excited to kick off 2019 supporting friends in August Burns Red on The Dangerous Tour. Starting later this month in Lexington, KY, they will be joined by Miss May I and... << Full Report >>

Jenny and Tyler Release Special Edition of "There Will Be A Song" on Noisetrade

Christian music folk/pop tastemakers Jenny & Tyler are set to offer a special edition of their critically acclaimed 2018 release, There Will Be A Song, beginning January 18 on NoiseTrade. The project—which CCMMagazine.com hails as “a breath of musical fresh air”—was produced by Tyler Somers and explores themes of justice, love and beauty.   
The NoiseTrade download of There Will Be Song features 12 tracks mastered for iTunes, as well as liner notes... << Full Report >>

New Year, New Staff Promotions at Centricity Music

Following an outstanding 2018, indie Christian label Centricity Music is beginning the new year with staff promotions and transitions. John Stokes has been promoted to Vice President of Sales and Digital Marketing . Stokes became part of the Centricity team two years ago, strenghtening its reach among streaming outlets and retail... << Full Report >>

Koryn Hawthorne To Perform At Atlanta Hawks Game Monday, January 21

Dove Award-winning and GRAMMY®-nominated chart-topping artist, Koryn Hawthorne will be performing at NBA Atlanta Hawks Game Faith and Family Day (National Anthem, Half-time show, and Post Game performances) Monday, January 21... << Full Report >>

*Tuesday, January 15, 2019*


Tenth Avenue North Tenth Avenue North's "Control" Named Mediabase's 2018 Christian Song of the Year

Tenth Avenue North's single, "Control," was named Mediabase's 2018 Christian Song of the Year. The Song of the Year honor is given by Mediabase to the song that has the most spins during the year. This song spent 10 weeks at No. 1 on Mediabase’s Christian AC chart and six weeks at No. 1 on Mediabase’s Christian Audience chart. In addition to Mediabase, “Control” spent 14 weeks at No. 1 on Billboard’s AC Indicator chart, 10 weeks at No. 1 on Billboard’s AC Monitored chart, and seve weeks at No. 1 on... << Full Report >>

Trinity Releases “Wherever We Go” Jan. 18 From The Fuel Music

Awards-winning, Netherlands-based, eclectic worship band Trinity announces the release of its second North American single, “Wherever We Go,” Jan. 18 from The Fuel Music. Available Friday at iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon.com, Spotify and more digital retail and streaming outlets everywhere, the single is meant to be an anthem that brings people together... << Full Report >>

*Monday, January 14, 2019*


for King & Country for KING & COUNTRY Release New Single "God Only Knows"

Two-time GRAMMY® award-winning duo for KING & COUNTRY just released their newest single, “God Only Knows,” available now at all digital service providers at the link provided HERE. The track, featured on their latest full-length release burn the ships, serves as a message of hope to those feeling distressed. You can watch an exclusive clip of brothers Joel and Luke Smallbone discussing the “Story Behind the Song” at the link provided... << Full Report >>

Singer / Songwriter Jason Whitehorn Releases New Single, "(His Name Is) Jesus!" To Radio

After the success of his independent album As Long As I Have Breath, Worship Leader and singer/songwriter Jason Whitehorn returns with the release of “(His Name is) JESUS!” at the break of 2019. The new release is a simple, yet powerful song with a four word - and certainly unforgettable chorus... << Full Report >>

*Friday, January 11, 2019*


Hillsong United Hillsong UNITED Releases New Single "Whole Heart (Hold Me Now)" Today

Multi-platinum selling Hillsong UNITED announces the release of their brand new single “Whole Heart (Hold Me Now).” Out today with accompanying live performance video, the powerful worship anthem features lead vocals from Taya and showcases UNITED’s signature sound. You can listen to the song here and watch it here... << Full Report >>

Revival Spirit Rings Out On "Songs of the House" from Corey Voss, Madison Street Worship

Worship pastor Corey Voss, the writer behind “I Got Saved” and “Praise The King” and voice behind the popular “God Who Moves The Mountains,” introduces his church creative team, Madison Street Worship, with the appropriately titled Songs Of The House available globally February 8... << Full Report >>

Planetshakers Planetshakers Releases "Rain Part 1" Jan. 18

Internationally recognized praise band Planetshakers releases Rain Part 1 globally Jan. 18 from Venture3Media (V3M). Available to preorder beginning today (Jan. 11) at iTunes and Google Play, and to stream Jan. 18 from Spotify, Apple Music and more, the new four-song digital EP from Planetshakers was recorded in Melbourne, Australia at Planetshakers Church and features over 27-minutes of music... << Full Report >>

*Thursday, January 10, 2019*


JJ Heller JJ Heller Creates Music as Medicine for Parent and Child Alike in "I Dream Of You (Vol. II)" Available Now

JJ Heller’s latest, I Dream Of You (Vol. II) is available now. Appealing to parent and child alike, the stirring 15-song collection of timeless covers and lullabies is comprised of songs from the 50’s through today including favorites like “Here Comes the Sun,” “Bridge Over Troubled Water,” “Edelweiss” and more, along with three brand-new originals... << Full Report >>

Steven Malcolm Steven Malcolm Reveals Video To Title Track For Forthcoming Album "The Second City"

Hip Hop artist Steven Malcolm has over 15 million on demand streams, over 4.7 million YouTube views, has been heard on ESPN and most recently Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson’s NBC show “The Titan Game”, and today Malcolm premiered his brand new music video for “The Second City” on his YouTube Channel. The video has already received an outpour of support and has been added into rotation on REVOLT TV and BET JAMS. This new track is available to purchase across all digital platforms and is the title track of his forthcoming sophomore album available on Friday, January 25, 2019... << Full Report >>

*Wednesday, January 9, 2019*


Pat Barrett Pat Barrett's Single "Build My Life" Multitrack Single Available Now

Bowyer & Bow / Capitol Christian Music Group artist, songwriter and worship leader Pat Barrett has recently released a multitrack single of his song "Build My Life" that is also currently going for adds at radio and was the most added single this week with 34 adds out of the box. The multitrack single featured a radio, studio... << Full Report >>

'A Ragamuffin Benefit for Rick Elias: The Jesus Record Live' Concert Event to Help Defray Medical Expenses

Contemporary Christian music legend Rick Elias, a founding member of A Ragamuffin Band, was recently diagnosed with terminal brain cancer. Friends and colleagues have banded together to produce a benefit concert designed to help defray the enormous expenses associated with the treatment of his insidious disease... << Full Report >>

7eventh Time Down 7eventh Time Down's "Brand New Day" Dawns March 1

“Just Say Jesus” and “God Is On The Move” hitmakers 7eventh Time Down return March 1 with Brand New Day, the band’s highly anticipated fourth BEC studio recording. Featuring 10 tracks, six of which were produced by 7eventh Time Down frontman Mikey Howard, the project also showcases production contributions from GRAMMY® Award-winner Theron “Neff-U” Feemster (Michael Jackson, Mary J. Blige), Ian Eskelin (Francesca Battistelli, Sidewalk Prophets) and Colby Wedgeworth (Tauren Wells, Zach Williams). Click... << Full Report >>

Justin McRoberts Waterbrook-Multnomah To Release Justin McRoberts' Book, "Prayer: 40 Days Of Practice"

Acclaimed independent singer/songwriter Justin McRoberts debuted his music to a national audience in 1999 when 5 Minute Walk Records (home to Five Iron Frenzy) released his album, Reason for Living. McRoberts has carved out a successful career as a musician and author in the years that have followed, releasing multiple albums and even conceptual projects... << Full Report >>

*Tuesday, January 8, 2019*


UPPERROOM Releases First Full-Length Album, "To The One," Feb. 22

UPPERROOM independently releases its fourth recording and first full-length album, To The One, Feb. 22, as well as releases its third EP, Moments: Color 003, this Friday, Jan. 11. Both recordings will be distributed globally through The Fuel Music... << Full Report >>

*Monday, January 7, 2019*


Disciple Disciple Heads Back To The Studio To Start New Album!

Rock band Disciple announced today that they've just re-entered the studio to record their 14th studio album -- their first as a newly signed artist on Tooth & Nail Records. Frontman and founder Kevin Young wrote: "We are back in the studio making our 14th Studio Recording. We are beyond excited.  I literally got butterflies when I walked in the studio this morning.   We've spent... << Full Report >>

Mallary Hope Singer/Songwriter Mallary Hope Celebrates the New Year with Birth of Baby Boy

Singer/songwriter Mallary Hope and husband, Ryan Dokke, Sr. VP/GM At Curb | Word Entertainment, celebrated the new year by welcoming their baby boy into the world this week. Jase Dokke was born Jan. 03, weighing 8lbs 10ounces and 19inches long.

“We’ve been praying so hard for our sweet boy and are so excited to finally meet him!” shared Hope... << Full Report >>

Cody Carnes Cody Carnes Releases New Song, "Nothing Else"

Worship leader and songwriter Cody Carnes has released a brand new song "Nothing Else" available now. Click here to stream or purchase the song. He performed the single live last week at Passion 2019, where nearly 40,000 young adults from across the globe filled arenas in Atlanta, Dallas and Washington, D.C. Click on the lyric video below to check out the new single that is impacting fans everywhere... << Full Report >>

Switchfoot SWITCHFOOT Premieres "Let It Happen" Music Video

Billboard.com exclusively premieres SWITCHFOOT's powerful music video for "Let It Happen," the fourth instant grat track available to fans who pre-order the band's album, Native Tongue, available January 18 via Fantasy Records. The music video celebrates the brotherhood of the GRAMMY® award-winning rock band with footage from their 20-plus year career. To watch the music video... << Full Report >>

Jason Gray Music City Management Grows Its Artist Roster, Adding Jason Gray

Nashville-based Music City Management, helmed by industry professional Josh Petersen, has announced the addition of Centricity Music recording artist and songwriter Jason Gray to its artist roster. Gray, whose music and artistry has been touted as "perfect acoustic pop with the ability to gently turn a common phrase into a work of art" and is "one of the most profound and impactful artists Christian music has ever seen," has had a very successful career to date. Achieving two No. 1 singles - "Nothing Is Wasted," which held the No. 1 spot at... << Full Report >>

*Friday, January 4, 2019*


DavidLeonard David Leonard, Formerly of All Sons and Daughters and Jackson Waters, to Release First Solo Project, "The Wait," March 15

David Leonard, formerly one-half of the GRAMMY Award nominated duo All Sons & Daughters and a former touring member of acclaimed band NEEDTOBREATHE, releases his first solo album March 15 with The Wait. Using audio and video mediums set against a backdrop of alternative pop, The Wait (Integrity Music) tells Leonard’s story of wrestling through heartache, depression, confusion... << Full Report >>

Meredith Andrews Meredith Andrews Releases Title Track of Upcoming LIVE EP

Kicking off the new year with a new song, worship leader, and songwriter Meredith Andrews has released the title track "Faith And Wonder (feat. Cody Ray Lee & Abbie Simmons) [Live]," from her upcoming live EP Faith And Wonder (Live), which releases on March 8, 2019. This song features UPPERROOM's Cody Ray Lee and Abbie... << Full Report >>

Nathan Sheridan Chronicles Tragedy to Triumph on Wednesday's "The 700 Club"

Acclaimed singer/songwriter Nathan Sheridan is slated to be featured on the Wednesday, January 9 television broadcast of The 700 Club. In the poignant segment, Sheridan chronicles a tumultuous childhood—his parents struggled with drug addiction and he lost his sister to cancer at a young age—that left him emotionally ravaged. Rescued from his troubled home and raised by loving grandparents who helped lead him to the Lord... << Full Report >>

Passion Passion Leads With New Album "Follow You Anywhere," Available Now Digitally

Helmed by Passion (comprised of Kristian Stanfill, Brett Younker and Melodie Malone), Follow You Anywhere released yesterday, unveiling a new 10 track album which features the trio alongside Crowder and Sean Curran. Follow You Anywhere dropped at the sold-out Passion 2019 where nearly 40,000 young adults from across the globe filled arenas in Atlanta, Dallas and Washington, D.C. The collection of music is perennially created for the thousands of 18 to 25 year-olds that unite for the... << Full Report >>

Bethel Music Bethel Music's Latest Album "Victory" To Release Jan. 25

Miracles, a raging wildfire and a joy-filled adoption; battles with anxiety, fear and health – enter Bethel Music’s newest record Victory debuting Jan. 25, 2019. Known for anthems like “No Longer Slaves,” “One Thing Remains” and more, this awaited collection reminds the listener that Bethel Music is a community of real people traversing life’s challenges and triumphs, just like those on the other end of each song... << Full Report >>

*Tuesday, January 1, 2019*


Casting Crowns Mac Powell Helps Out Casting Crowns On Lead Vocals Amidst Mark Hall's Recovery

Former Third Day vocalist Mac Powell joined fellow Atlanta group Casting Crowns on stage this week to help out vocally. Crowns' lead singer Mark Hall recently underwent surgery on his vocal chords, which has left him needing to not put so much strain on his voice while he continues to heal. Earlier this week, Hall posted on his personal Instagram feed a photo of him with Powell, with the caption:  "Big thanks to a hero and a friend, @macpowell for standing with me and singing my songs this week as I wait for my voice to heal. Please keep praying for me, friends... << Full Report >>

*Sunday, December 30, 2018*


Hillsong Young and Free Tops Australian Year End Christian Airplay Chart; TobyMac Earns Artist of the Year

AUSTRALIAN contemporary worship ensemble, Hillsong Young & Free has nabbed top honors for Song Of Year from Australia's national Christian music airplay chart, TCM. And American singer tobyMac has landed the honor for Artist Of The Year... << Full Report >>

*Friday, December 28, 2018*


Mr. Del, Canton Jones, and Uncle Reece Team Up on New Single "On God"

Mr. Del closes out 2018 with a new single off his newly released Black album. "My 20 year old nephew always says "On God". He says it so much that I decided it needs to be a song," shares Mr. Del. He continues, "You need to understand the power of anything being "On God". We need to see His power in 2019, like never before. I felt it was my duty to give us a new Kingdom Anthem with my brothers... << Full Report >>

*Thursday, December 27, 2018*


New Day Christian Distributors Celebrates Successful Year

New Day Christian Distributors (New Day) is ending 2018 with many things to celebrate including multiple GRAMMY nominations and successful launches for its film partners, toy brands, book offerings, and gift lines. “I am extremely proud of our team here at New Day for another successful year, our 37th.” says Dottie Leonard Miller, President and CEO of New Day Christian Distributors... << Full Report >>

*Friday, December 21, 2018*


Brinson Releases "Aquadrip" Themed Single in Synch with New DC Comics Film

In the comic books and brand new movie, Arthur Curry (aka Aquaman) finds himself caught between two worlds – one he was born in to and one his soul knows is really his home. He also has access to abilities that are beyond the realm of most humans, but finds he is often reluctant to tap into such awe-inspiring power. It's a story that speaks on several spiritual levels to an artist like Brinson, which is why he turned that inspiration into his latest rap single: "Aquadrip."... << Full Report >>

*Thursday, December 20, 2018*


Switchfoot A Letter from SWITCHFOOT'S Jon Foreman Regarding Jerome Fontamillas's Health

With less than a month to the release of the band's eleventh studio album, NATIVE TONGUE, Switchfoot announced some sad news regarding the health of longtime band member Jerome Fontamillas. In a special letter from frontman Jon Foreman, it was revealed today that Jerome was recently diagnosed with kidney cancer and will be undergoing surgery at the end of December to remove one of his kidneys, hopefully stopping any spread of the disease... << Full Report >>

*Wednesday, December 19, 2018*


Sidewalk Prophets Sidewalk Prophets Wraps Successful Inaugural "Great Big Family Christmas Tour"

Sidewalk Prophets just wrapped their inaugural "Great Big Family Christmas Tour," hitting nine markets throughout Ilinois, Ohio, Michigan, Maryland, Pennsylvania and Minnesota, while selling out four of the dates. With such a successful tour, the band is poised to continue this Christmas tour tradition for years to come... << Full Report >>

Chris Tomlin Chris Tomlin with Awakening Events Announce Worship Nights in Israel

Chris Tomlin alongside Awakening Events have unveiled Worship Nights in Israel. A journey through the Holy Land, the eight day sojourn will travel to Galilee, The Dead Sea, Nazareth, Capernum, Mount of Beatutudes, Garden Tomb and more, visiting numerous biblical and historical sites. The once in a lifetime trip will take place June 20-27, 2019, offering a chance to experience the places where Jesus walked along with times to gather and reflect... << Full Report >>

*Wednesday, December 18, 2018*


Switchfoot SWITCHFOOT Releases Instant Grat Track "All I Need" From New Album, "Native Tongue"

As anticipation rises for SWITCHFOOT's forthcoming album Native Tongue, the GRAMMY® award-winning rock band releases the third instant grat track, "All I Need," to fans who pre-order the album. Fans can also check out the music video for the inspiring anthem, which features footage from the band's hometown of San Diego and recent trip to India... << Full Report >>

Mosaic MSC Embarks on "See The Light" Tour with Travis Greene

MOSAIC MSC, a collective of some of Los Angeles’ most talented and culturally diverse singers and musicians, will join multiple GRAMMY® nominated artist Travis Greene on the 23-city domestic ‘See The Light’ tour. Prior to the full U.S. circuit that kicks off on Feb. 14, the group will also appear at the national Passion Conferences for special arena performances in Dallas, TX and Atlanta, GA on January 2-3, 2019... << Full Report >>

Catch The Fire Music To Release "Presence (Live From Toronto)" Jan. 25

Catch The Fire Music, a ministry of Catch The Fire World, releases its debut collective album, Presence (Live From Toronto), Jan. 25 with global distribution for the first time through The Fuel Music. Recorded live at Catch The Fire Toronto and featuring worship leaders from around the world, this full-length album highlights 10-songs that capture the raw, spontaneous, unfiltered worship of the Catch The Fire movement.

Produced by Matt Fish and mastered by Drew Lavyne (Michael W. Smith, Jesus Culture), Presence (Live From Toronto) includes songs written and led by Chris and Summer Shealy, Jonathan and Alice Clarke, GRAMMY Award-winning songwriter... << Full Report >>



*Monday, December 17, 2018*


John Waller John Waller To Release New Album, "Explosions Of Light," From Radiate Music Jan. 25

Recording artist and songwriter John Waller, known for such inspiring hit singles as “Crazy Faith” (featured in the hit box office film, War Room), “While I'm Waiting” (featured in 2008’s No.1 independent film, Fireproof), “As For Me and My House,” “The Blessing” and many more, releases his first new album in three years, Explosions of Light, on Radiate Music Jan. 25... << Full Report >>

Hannah Kerr Set To Appear On The 700 Club Dec. 18 and Dec. 25!

Black River Christian artist and songwriter Hannah Kerr, who just released her new Christmas LP, Christmas Eve In Bethlehem on October 19, will be sharing holiday stories and music from the new project live on The 700 Club tomorrow. She is also set to appear on the show the following week with a performance airing on Christmas Day. You don't want to miss her appearance on CBN... << Full Report >>

Amy Grant NPR's Tiny Desk Concert With Amy Grant Unveiled

6X GRAMMY® winner Amy Grant recently stopped by the famed concert series NPR's Tiny Desk to share a collection of holiday music including "To Be Together," "Tennessee Christmas" and "Jingle Bells." Of her "fabulous four-decade career," NPR Music notes "you not only hear an artist progress — from '80s synth-pop to lush string arrangements to a contemporary Nashville... << Full Report >>

Centricity Music Announces Signing of Chris Renzema

Wrapping up a record-breaking year, Centricity Music has added to its acclaimed roster, signing singer-songwriter Chris Renzema to recording and publishing deals. Hailing from Grand Rapids, Michigan, before moving to Nashville in 2015, Renzema showcases dynamic folk-rock musicianship, paired with storytelling, lyrical heart. His self-produced indie albums have brought worship songs to churches across the country and made a strong impact on digital listeners. Renzema, 23, is now working on new music to be released next year... << Full Report >>

*Saturday, December 15, 2018*


Disciple Disciple Announces Signing to Tooth & Nail Records

Longtime heavy rock band Disciple announced yesterday that they've joined the Tooth & Nail Records label family. Disciple was known for their independent status for years before joining SRE / INO Records (now known as Fair Trade Services) in 2005 for their self-titled label debut. After several releases, however, the band returned to the indie circle with their 2012 album, Attack, and self-released their 2016 album Long Live The Rebels with the aid of BEC/Tooth & Nail. But as of yesterday, the band is officially part of the the label's roster... << Full Report >>

DREAM Worship Releases New Album From 3C Live

DREAM Worship has just released a new live album from 3C Live, titled Good To Me. 3C Live is the music industry of Full Gospel Church of God in South Africa. It's a dynamic worship team from the multi-site, vibrant and fast-growing church with over 21,000 members in South Africa and a global reach with online viewers of 47 Million homes a week. Good To Me is the group's fourth release on DREAM Worship... << Full Report >>

*Friday, December 14, 2018*


Skillet Skillet's Latest Album, "Unleashed," Certified RIAA Gold

2019 will find Skillet once again touring with Breaking Benjamin and Fight The Fury for dates in March and April. Known for their vast tour schedule, the dates will be followed by a trek through the Russian Federation. Tickets for the two month trek are on sale now... << Full Report >>

Mae Mae Celebrates "Multisensory Aesthetic Experience" Charting Success, #35 Independent Album

American rock band, Mae, is celebrating a very successful initial few weeks following the release of Multisensory Aesthetic Experience, and has secured the #35 spot on the Independent Albums chart. The band's first full-length album in ten years has been heralded by outlets such as Billboard, Consequence of Sound, Substream Magazine, and more... << Full Report >>

The Singing Contractors Announce Debut Album, "Working On A Building," Feb. 01

Viral sensations The Singing Contractors have announced plans for their highly anticipated national debut project, Working On A Building, Hymns and Gospel Classics with Gaither Music Group, set to release Feb. 01, 2019. The collection will include unique renditions of beloved hymns and gospel classics. The foundation of the unlikely pair stems from a viral video of their poignant rendition of "How Great Thou Art," performed in an unfinished corner of a home... << Full Report >>

Natalie Grant Powerhouses Natalie Grant and Danny Gokey Reprise "The Prayer"

GRAMMY® nominated power-vocalists Natalie Grant and Danny Gokey released their version of the contemporary classic, “The Prayer,” to radio and digital platforms nationally as they launched their 3rd annual Celebrate Christmas tour in November.  The song has been a highlight moment each night in their show since they began their branded tour in 2016... << Full Report >>

Newsboys Multi-Faceted New Voices Join First Company Management's Elite Roster

One of Christian music’s leading full-service entertainment management firms, First Company Management is set to wrap 2018 with four new signees to its acclaimed roster. In addition, the agency is celebrating a string of major accomplishments from its top artists, including Newsboys, Ryan Stevenson and Austin French... << Full Report >>

Annie Moses Band Annie Moses Band Releases First Single, "Jesus Christ the Apple Tree"

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, releases today its first single, “Jesus Christ the Apple Tree,” from the group’s upcoming (March 2019) studio album Under the Tree of Life. Releasing from ManAlive Records with global distribution from The Fuel Music... << Full Report >>

*Thursday, December 13, 2018*


Integrity Music Welcomes Furnace Music Artists

Integrity Music, a division of the nonprofit global church resource provider David C Cook, welcomes Furnace Music, a label and ministry serving a variety of independent artists, with all Furnace albums and songs available through Integrity effective immediately... << Full Report >>

Matthew West Matthew West Surprised with RIAA Platinum Certification of "The Motions"

Yesterday, Capitol Christian Music Group surprised Matthew West with an RIAA certified platinum (1 million single sales) plaque commemorating his landmark song, "The Motions." No. 1 at Christian airplay for eight weeks with over 170 million global streams, the hit single marks West's first... << Full Report >>

"The Ultimate Whiteheart Cover Band" To Lead "Freedom" 30th Anniversary Event

It's time to celebrate 30 years of Freedom. Join Rick Florian, Mark Gersmehl, and Gordon Kennedy of "The Ultimate Whiteheart Cover Band" in Nashville, Tennessee on June 29, 2019 for an exclusive one-time event in honor of the 30th anniversary of Whiteheart's Freedom album... << Full Report >>

Tedashii Reach Records Joins "A Greater Story" To Discuss "The Gift" Christmas Project

In this Holiday filled episode of 'A Greater Story,' Sam Collier interviews Reach Records' recording artists Tedashii, 1K Phew, & WHATUPRG and executives Marcus Hollinger & Ace Harris. Collier leads a faith-filled discussion to talk about the making of Reach's first-ever Christmas album... << Full Report >>

Javen Joins Erica and Warryn Campbell, David and Tamela Mann for TBN TV Special

Singer-actor, Javen, is in the Christmas mood. The veteran singer-actor joins Grammy® winner, Erica Campbell, her hitmaking producer of a husband, Warryn Campbell; and TV stars, David & Tamela Mann, for a special hour-long television special, “Christmas with the Manns.” It airs Thursday, December 13 @ 8 PM ET/ 7 PM CT on the TBN cable network... << Full Report >>

*Wednesday, December 12, 2018*


Michael W. Smith Michael W. Smith Announces Special 35th Anniversary "Friends" Concert, Feat. 35 Artists

With over 45 Dove awards, three Grammy awards, and an American Music award, Michael W. Smith has forever enshrined his mark in the music history books. Smith garnered yet another Grammy nod last Friday with a nomination for ‘Best Contemporary Christian Music Album’ for his latest worship effort, ‘Surrounded... << Full Report >>

Francesca Battistelli Francesca Battistelli Performs With Andrea Bocelli For Worldwide TV Christmas Special Airing Dec. 20

GRAMMY® Award winning artist Francesca Battistelli will appear on the holiday special, "Andrea Bocelli: The Heart of Christmas," which is set to air on TBN December 20 at 8/7pm CT. The holiday program will feature Battistelli singing a duet with the world-renowned classical music icon, along with a duet between Bocelli and his son, Matteo, select Christmas songs and more. "Andrea Bocelli: The Heart of Christmas" was filmed in Bocelli’s hometown, Lajatico, in the Italian region Tuscany... << Full Report >>

Compassion LIVE's "Real Magic Tour" with Harris III To Take Flight This March And April

With over 20 years of experience through thousands of performances as a storyteller and illusionist, Harris III will unite with Compassion LIVE for the “Real Magic Tour.” The trek will run through March and April including stops in Marietta, Fort Smith, Indianapolis and more. Harris III is known for pushing the audience past the barriers that are holding so many back from child-like faith - a life where anything is possible... << Full Report >>

*Tuesday, December 11, 2018*


Zach Williams Zach Williams Receives Third GRAMMY Nomination For "Survivor: Live From Harding Prison EP"

It was announced on Friday that Zach Williams, Provident Music Group/Sony Music artist and current GRAMMY winner, received a GRAMMY nomination for the upcoming 61st Annual GRAMMY Awards®. Recognized for Best Contemporary Christian Album, Survivor: Live From Harding Prison, Williams won the category this past February for his Deluxe LP Chain Breaker. This is Williams’ third GRAMMY nomination in three years. He received his first nomination at the 59th Annual GRAMMY Awards for his... << Full Report >>

*Monday, December 10, 2018*


Michael W. Smith Newsboys United and Michael W. Smith Join Forces for Spring Tour

Christian music supergroup Newsboys United and multi-Platinum®, multi-GRAMMY®-winning singer/songwriter Michael W. Smith are set to make history this spring, joining forces for the first time ever for “Surrounded & United: The Tour.” The 10-city outing will be a night of worship, featuring hits spanning both artists’ unparalleled careers... << Full Report >>

MercyMe MercyMe Earns Sixth Career GRAMMY Nomination

Multi-platinum selling MercyMe has earned their sixth GRAMMY® nod for the chart-topper “Grace Got You,” as heard on their GRAMMY® nominated album LIFER. The single, nominated for Best Contemporary Christian Music Performance/Song, topped multiple radio charts including the Billboard Christian Airplay (BDS), AC Monitored and AC Indicator charts as well as the Mediabase Christian Audience chart. Adding to the resonance, the winsome track garnered placement in... << Full Report >>

Bethel Music's Brian Johnson's Authentic Account Of Anxiety Battle "When God Becomes Real" Out Feb. 5

Brian Johnson’s new book When God Becomes Real (Feb. 5) journeys readers through the darkest times of his life as he battled a long jaunt with depression and anxiety head-on. Opening with a panic-filled breakdown that struck while catching lizards with his son, the tell-all 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 shares about the vitalness praise and worship... << Full Report >>

*Friday, December 7, 2018*


for King & Country for KING & COUNTRY Receives GRAMMY Nomination for No.1 Single, "joy."

It was announced today that Australian duo for KING & COUNTRY received some good tidings this holiday season - a GRAMMY nomination for the massive No. 1 single “joy.” in the Best Contemporary Christian Music Performance / Song category. This marks four career GRAMMY nominations as the group hopes to add to its two previous GRAMMY Award wins... << Full Report >>

Meredith Andrews Meredith Andrews Debuts New Song From Live EP, "A Millon Saints"

Today, worship leader, songwriter, and captivating vocalist Meredith Andrews has released her first song, "A Million Saints," from her upcoming live EP Faith And Wonder (Live), which releases on March 8, 2019. Get the song and pre-order the EP here, and click below to watch the live music video of this song. On her first live EP, Andrews invites the world to experience a very special night of congregational worship... << Full Report >>

Cory Asbury Honored With First-Ever GRAMMY® Nod For Monumental Hit "Reckless Love"

Cory Asbury’s resonating hit “Reckless Love” has garnered the Michigan-based singer, songwriter and worship leader his first GRAMMY® nomination. The honor marks the first nomination for a Bethel Music Artist. The single topped charts across the board including Billboard’s Hot Christian Songs Chart, Mediabase Christian Audience Chart and the Christian Airplay Chart. The 61st Annual GRAMMY® Awards are slated for Feb. 10, and will air on CBS... << Full Report >>

Hip Hop Artist Ty Brasel Drops New Album, "Destined for Greatness," Available Now

Rising Hip Hop artist Ty Brasel has made his IVAV album debut with, Destined For Greatness, available worldwide across all digital platforms. This is Ty's first release with 4 Against 5 (IVAV), a division of Curb | Word Entertainment... << Full Report >>

Crowder Crowder Releases Acoustic Video for Song "Ghost"

3X GRAMMY® Nominated artist Crowder is releasing a new acoustic video for his powerful and emotive song “Ghost” today. Directed by Nate Corrona (DustBrand Films), the video is filmed in black-and-white and offers a stripped down rendition of the track, featuring Crowder and band members, performing the song on stringed instruments. “Ghost” is the closing song on his recently released album I Know A Ghost. View the video... << Full Report >>

Hillsong United Hillsong UNITED Releases New Music, Announces 2019 US Arena Tour

Multi-platinum selling Hillsong UNITED announces the release of their brand new single “Good Grace.” Out today, the debut track includes an accompanying video that showcases the group’s powerful live energy and dynamic production, and features lead vocals from Joel Houston with additional vocals from renowned Hillsong talent such as Taya and JD, among others. Purchase it here and watch it... << Full Report >>

Radiate Worship Announces New Album on DREAM. Coming February 8th, 2019

Radiate Worship is excited to announce that their new album titled Come Alive will be releasing on DREAM Worship on February 8th, 2019. Come Alive was recorded in Bergen, Norway - Pinsekirken Tabernaklet Bergen (Tabernacle Pentacostal Church of Bergen) with producer David O. Ramirez (whom also recorded their last two singles: "Victorious" and "Lionhearted"... << Full Report >>

*Thursday, December 6, 2018*


BEC Worship Artist London Gatch Releasing Debut Album in 2019

BEC Recordings / BEC Worship's London Gatch is thrilled to announce the full-length solo debut release, New Stories, on February 22, 2019. Listeners have been able to get to know London over the last year as she has released tracks from the upcoming album since May with the song, "Jesus Only You," which has had a wonderful response. Other songs she has released include: "You Never Walk Away," "Oh What Perfect Love," and the title track... << Full Report >>

Grammy Winner Jason Crabb Lights Up Broadway at the Nashville Christmas Parade

Jason Crabb – GRAMMY® winner, 22 time GMA Dove Award winner, vocalist, musician, actor, author and songwriter – ignited the crowd at the 2018 Nashville Christmas Parade, benefiting Monroe Carrell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt, opening the parade with a brand new song, "Music City Christmas," written specifically for the... << Full Report >>

Americana-Rock Duo Midwest Meets Manhattan Blends Rich Harmonies with Signature Sound

There’s a reason why Dave Romero and Chad Little of Midwest Meets Manhattan might look a little familiar. The Americana-Rock duo is a reboot of their former group, CO3, which found significant success in the Christian market a decade ago with their remarkably rich harmonies and signature pop-country sound... << Full Report >>

*Wednesday, December 5, 2018*


DREAM Records Signs The Ruins

DREAM Label Group is excited to announce the signing of The Ruins to its growing DREAM Records roster.  The Atlanta-based group is comprised of Debra Black and Victor Gonzalez, The Ruins is a duo of dynamic passion, musical excellence and unparalleled creativity... << Full Report >>

*Tuesday, December 4, 2018*


Demon Hunter Demon Hunter Announce Two New Albums, "War" and "Peace"

Christmas has arrived early for the Demon Hunter fan. The Solid State Records metal group has announced two brand new studio albums -- War and Peace -- both due out March 1st, 2019. The band is making them available separately on CD and in a special 2-CD box set, as well as both on vinyl as well. Preorders are open now... << Full Report >>

Dream Label Group Signs BET's Sunday Best Alum Tyler Little

BET's Sunday Best Season 6 Top 3 finalist Tyler Little has signed a multi-album deal with Dream Label Group in partnership with Atlanta-based Platform Agency. Released on November 30th, Tyler Little's, debut single "We Come To Praise Him" is available now for purchase and streaming (http://smarturl.it/TylerLittle) on all digital outlets... << Full Report >>

Syntax Creative Celebrates a Decade of Incredibly Successful Partnerships

10 years ago today, Syntax Creative signed Crossroads Label Group to a digital distribution and marketing deal. To date, it remains one of our most successful partnerships. Crossroads Label Group has long established itself as a Bluegrass, Americana, and Southern Gospel authority through its several uniquely branded record labels, distribution, music publishing, and radio promotion... << Full Report >>

Truetone Spotlights Chris Tomlin Guitarist Daniel Carson

Guitar pedal manufacturer Truetone recently interviewed worship guitarist Daniel Carson about the gear he uses and featured it on their YouTube channel. Daniel Carson is the long-standing studio and road guitarist with singer-songwriter, and Christian music artist, Chris Tomlin. In Our Truetone Lounge interview, Carson takes us from the Suburban to the tour... << Full Report >>

*Monday, December 3, 2018*


Hillsong United Hillsong UNITED Returns to the United States for Highly Anticipated USA Tour 2019

Presented by Premier Productions - the Australian-based, multi-platinum-selling group Hillsong UNITED has announced that after three years they are returning for their highly anticipated USA Tour in 2019. UNITED will be joined by special guests Amanda Lindsey Cook and Mack Brock (*lineup to vary by city). Tickets will go on sale Friday, Dec. 7, 2018... << Full Report >>

Michael W. Smith Michael W. Smith Gives Away His First-Ever Children's Books To Natal Intensive Care Units, Children's Nurseries

Multi-Platinum, three-time Grammy® Award winning artist and best-selling author Michael W. Smith launched Nurturing Steps™ earlier this year, an infant and toddler series with the simple mission to enliven a child's journey with hope and faith through music and storytelling. In the spirit of this holiday season, Smith will be giving away the first two books in the series from Zonderkidz™ to brand new parents while they are still at the hospital and in newborn nurseries surrounding his annual Christmas... << Full Report >>

Crowder Crowder Celebrates GOLD Status of Song "Come As You Are" with 2 Opry Shows!

3X GRAMMY® Nominated artist Crowder celebrated the vinyl release of his acclaimed album I Know A Ghost (sixstepsrecords/Capitol Christian Music Group) with two performances at Opry at the Ryman on Friday night (11/30). Prior to taking the stage, he received a special surprise, when he was presented with the RIAA GOLD-certified plaque celebrating the success of “Come As You Are,” his first-ever #1 radio hit and Gold single of his solo career. I Know A Ghost debuted in the Top... << Full Report >>

*Friday, November 30, 2018*


Mae Releases Self-Titled Record "Multisensory Aesthetic Experience"

American rock band, Mae, has released their first full-length album in ten years, Multisensory Aesthetic Experience today, via Tooth & Nail Records! The record produced by lead vocalist Dave Elkins, is the home of previously released singles... << Full Report >>

Hip Hop Artist Ty Brasel Makes IVAV Label Debut with Album "Destined for Greatness"

Rising Hip Hop artist Ty Brasel has announced his IVAV debut album, Destined For Greatness, set to release December 7, 2018 on 4 Against 5 (IVAV), a division of Curb | Word Entertainment. See full track listing below. When sharing about the record, Ty says, “This project journeys through my life as an artist and a man... << Full Report >>

Nashville Christmas Parade to feature Jason Crabb

Jason Crabb – GRAMMY® winner, 22 time GMA Dove Award winner, vocalist, musician, actor, author and songwriter – is set to open the 2018 Nashville Christmas Parade, benefiting Monroe Carrell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt. The parade kicks off the holiday season in downtown Nashville Saturday, Dec. 1, 2018 at 8:30 a.m. WKRN-TV will provide live coverage, and Timeless Syndication... << Full Report >>

Matthew West Watch Matthew West Perform at the National Christmas Tree Lighting This Sunday

Tune in this Sunday to watch four-time GRAMMY® nominee Matthew West perform at the 96th annual National Christmas Tree Lighting, airing Sunday, Dec. 2 at 10 p.m. EST on Ovation and REELZ, thanks to a partnership with the National Park Foundation, the official nonprofit partner of the National Park Service. At this year's National Christmas Tree Lighting, West collaborated with country music duo LOCASH, and also performed his beloved, upbeat Christmas original, "Come On Christmas." The broadcast will offer a wonderful... << Full Report >>

Dave Pittman Finds Inspiration in Adversity with January 11 Album

Singer/songwriter and former American Idol contestant Dave Pittman is set to bow his much-anticipated sophomore recording, Different Kind of Love, January 11. Produced by Jay Speight and Tyrus Morgan—whose combined production and writing credits include Trace Adkins, NewSong, Unspoken and Ginny Owens, among others—the seven... << Full Report >>

About A Mile Releases "Make America Great Again" Today

Launching 2014’s biggest-selling Christian album debut from a new artist followed by the five-star-acclaimed sophomore recording, Trust You All The Way, Dove Award-nominated About A Mile  releases its first new single in over two years, “Make America Great Again,” today (Nov. 30) from Radiate Music... << Full Report >>

*Thursday, November 29, 2018*


toby TobyMac Drops "The Elements" Music Video With Icelandic Backdrop

Filmed amidst the scenic environment of Iceland, multi-platinum selling artist TobyMac has unveiled the music video for “The Elements.” The track is from his recently released chart-topping personal album bearing the same name. The video captures the visual representation of the song. “When somebody has to walk through a desert or a storm, they are fighting the elements, fighting things that aren’t natural to... << Full Report >>

Natalie Grant Natalie Grant Speaks Out at Senate Hearing to Stop Modern Day Slavery

U.S. Senator Bob Corker (R- Tenn.) invited the multi-platinum, award winning singer, wife, and mother of three daughters, Natalie Grant, to testify at a senate hearing on progress in the global fight to end modern day slavery.  She appeared as a witness in the hearing as the co-founder of the non-profit organization Hope For Justice, and shared her compelling and heart-felt testimony before the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations.  Her full testimony can be seen HERE... << Full Report >>

The City Harmonic Frontman Elias Dummer Releases First Music As Solo Artist

Elias Dummer, former frontman and founding member of the Covenant Award-winning band The City Harmonic, releases his first solo music with three new songs and a forthcoming album available in association with Integrity Music. Dummer’s first single is the emotive, theologically rich “Enough” based on Colossians 1:15-20 and cowritten with Jeff Johnson of Passion City Church in Atlanta and Tom Eccleshall of King’s Cross Church in London. The single is available now through all major digital platforms... << Full Report >>

*Wednesday, November 28, 2018*


Amy Grant "Amy Grant's Tennessee Christmas - Presented By Hallmark Channel" To Air Dec. 3

Amy Grant’s Tennessee Christmas – Presented by Hallmark Channel,” a one-hour musical special helmed by the multi-platinum-selling singer, songwriter will air Monday, December 3 (8 pm ET/PT). Grant will be joined by husband and fellow GRAMMY® winner Vince Gill, country music and EMMY® nominated television star Kellie Pickler... << Full Report >>

Sivion Releases "Darkness" Music Video

Sivion has released a new music video for his song, "Darkness." As those who bare witness to God's grace, glory, and goodness; we walk in the "light" of His truth.  But we carry that light everywhere we go including some dark places.  There is so much negativity going on in the world and in each of our lives, that it often feels like we're surrounded by "darkness".  And that darkness wants to overshadow our light.   This song speaks to that moment by moment struggle... << Full Report >>

*Tuesday, November 27, 2018*


Meredith Andrews Meredith Andrews Set To Release Live Album March 2019

Worship Leader, songwriter, and captivating vocalist Meredith Andrews invites the world to experience a very special night of congregational worship that took place in downtown Nashville at her home church The Belonging Co. on September 26, 2018 for her upcoming live recording. Meredith Andrews will be releasing her first live EP, Faith And Wonder (Live), on March 8, 2019... << Full Report >>

for King & Country for KING & COUNTRY LAUNCH SPECTACULAR LIVE SHOW WITH THE burn the ships | world tour 2019

Two-time GRAMMY award-winning duo for KING & COUNTRY will bring their acclaimed live show to audiences around the world with the announcement of their burn the ships | world tour 2019 where they'll perform music from their third studio album, burn the ships. The band will begin their global trek at the end of January in New Zealand and their homeland of Australia - including a SOLD-OUT show at the Sydney Opera House - and will be hitting the United States for a run of dates starting on March 8th... << Full Report >>

Revived Hymn Reflects Timeless Message

While traditional hymns might be considered a rarity in postmodern worship music, “Hallelujah (Emmanuel)” is a reminder of God’s unchanging relevance. Simple words without a melody in Fanny Crosby’s book of writings for over 100 years, “Hallelujah (Emmanuel)” is a modern take on a traditional hymn, set to music by John Hartley, Jessica Sirls and Zachary Loomis premiered on November 23rd, 2018. After meeting in Nashville, TN, John Hartley (Producer/Composer for artists including Matt Redman, Michael Neale, Leigh Nash), Worship Songwriter, Jessica Sirls, joined... << Full Report >>

*Friday, November 23, 2018*


Lecrae Reach Records Brings You "The Gift: A Christmas Compilation," Out Now

From our family to yours this Christmas, Reach Records brings you The Gift: A Christmas Compilation. Enjoy classic Christmas carols like “Silent Night," “Noel,” and "We Three Kings,” all reimagined by some of your favorite 116 artists... << Full Report >>

Red Christmas Rock Night Returns to Germany December 7 and 8

In 2 weeks, from Christmas Rock Night returns to Germany for its 39th year on December 7th! Fans who attend will get to see 15 popular Christian rock bands on the schedule -- most of them travelling long distances, in particular the 11 bands flying in from the States: RED, Disciple, Fireflight, Phinehas, Silent Planet, Random Hero, Children 18:3... << Full Report >>

*Wednesday, November 21, 2018*


Jetty Rae Launches New Album Campaign via PledgeMusic

Indie singer/songwriter Jetty Rae announced today a new PledgeMusic campaign she just launched to fund a brand new lullaby album, titled Stardust. About the project, Jetty wrote: "A few months ago, when I was about 8 months pregnant with my daughter Jude, I decided to finally assemble all my songs and hit record (in my airstream) to give you another... << Full Report >>

*Tuesday, November 20, 2018*


Holly Starr Holly Starr Announces Launch of The YES Necklace

Holly Starr announces the launch of The YES Necklace. On the heels of her fifth album release, Holly Starr officially launches a ministry centered around saying YES to God. Starr's passion for encouraging people has always been an integral part of her music and touring. “Trusting God is not a natural thing” shares Starr. “It takes effort. It takes intention. It's a choice. Often that choice boils down to one question. Will I trust him or not? Yes or... << Full Report >>

*Monday, November 19, 2018*


Michael W. Smith Michael W. Smith's Christmas Tour Returns for 2018 with Melinda Doolittle

Multi-Platinum, three-time Grammy® Award winning artist and best-selling author Michael W. Smith returns with his popular Christmas tour this holiday season. With multiple sellout crowds expected, the tour launches Nov. 28, in Dallas and travels to 18 major markets across the U.S., with stops in Texas, Louisiana, Alabama, Florida, South Carolina, North Carolina, Virginia, Georgia, Tennessee and Ohio.

Smith will be joined on this seasonal crowd-pleaser by special guest... << Full Report >>

Planetshakers Band Releases "Christmas Vol 2" Nov. 23

Internationally recognized praise band Planetshakers releases Christmas Vol 2 Nov. 23 from Venture3Media (V3M). Available to preorder now at iTunes, Amazon.com and Google Play, the second Christmas offering from Planetshakers features urban pop-infused recordings of the classics “O Come All Ye Faithful” and “The First Noel” alongside the worshipful soundscape “O Holy Night... << Full Report >>

*Friday, November 16, 2018*


Switchfoot SWITCHFOOT Releases "Voices" Instant Grat Track from New Album, "Native Tongue"

GRAMMY® award-winning rock band SWITCHFOOT released "Voices" today as the second instant grat track available to fans who pre-order their highly anticipated new album, Native Tongue. SWITCHFOOT also released an accompanying music video for "Voices" through YouTube Premieres... << Full Report >>

BEC Worship's River Valley Worship Releases Double Single; EP coming Nov. 30

BEC Worship's River Valley Worship released a double single today, "All This Time/ Adore," click here to listen to the two songs including the Christmas song "Adore." This dual single proceeds the upcoming six-song EP, Million Lifetimes Deconstructed, which will release on November 30th. This upcoming project was produced by David Leonard of All Sons & Daughters. Also the group released a live... << Full Report >>

Hawk Nelson Hawk Nelson Debuts Music Video for New Single, "Parachute"

Fair Trade Services’ Hawk Nelson debuted a breathtaking new music video for their song "Parachute," yesterday on Freeccm.com in support of the upcoming single. The video was shot by the band’s front-man, Jon Steingard, at the White Sands National Monument in New Mexico, and it was done entirely on an iPhone... << Full Report >>

Jesus Culture's Bryan & Katie Torwalt Release New Album Today

Jesus Culture's Bryan & Katie Torwalt released a five-song album, Praise Before My Breakthrough, available everywhere today. This project is a collection of songs that are geared to minister to hearts in every season of life carrying the hope and love of God, while sharing moments of struggle that are relatable to all. These songs are prayers turned into songs that were birthed in the middle of a trying season. Without waiting... << Full Report >>

Casting Crowns Casting Crowns' New Album is Out Today; YouTube Live Event at 3 pm EST

Today, the GRAMMY-winning band Casting Crowns released their new studio album, Only Jesus, available everywhere. Click here to listen now. Celebrating their new album, Casting Crowns will be premiering the music video for the album’s title track using YouTube’s new video premiere feature. Fans will be invited into an interactive... << Full Report >>

*Thursday, November 15, 2018*


Mallary Hope Releases New Song, "Me"

On the heels of her new Christmas single release, singer/songwriter Mallary Hope is unveiling a brand-new song, “Me,” set to release tomorrow, Nov. 16. The track is inspired by her own desire to abandon the notion of perfection. Hope shares, "'Me' is a special reminder, even for myself, that I don’t have to change who I am or conform to the world to fit in. I am loved and am enough just the way I am. It’s easy to forget the beauty God created us for... << Full Report >>

Hillsong Worship Releases "Christmas: The Peace Project (Deluxe)"

Hillsong Worship, the influential worship band behind the fastest-growing single in church history (“What A Beautiful Name”), announces the release of “Christmas: The Peace Project (Deluxe).” Available now on Apple Music, Spotify, Amazon and anywhere else music is digitally sold, the compilation is a deluxe version of the group’s 2017 Christmas album that has garnered more than 18.5 million streams to date. To commemorate this year’s digital release, LifeWay Christian Stores is... << Full Report >>

First Company Management Welcomes Cochren & Co.

First Company Management, one of Christian music’s leading full-service personal artist management firms, announces the signing of Cochren & Co. to its acclaimed roster. Gotee Records’ newest artist, singer/songwriter Michael Cochren will be represented by veteran First Company managers Brandi Wagner and Derek Bruner... << Full Report >>

Brad + Rebekah Continue Global Touring Efforts Post Cancer Miracle

Worship duo Brad + Rebekah are returning to the road following a cancer battle. The parents of two just unveiled a video fully sharing the story of God’s faithfulness throughout Rebekah’s diagnosis. Days before the couple released their latest album Sound Of Heaven (Feb. 16), Rebekah was diagnosed with an inoperable cancerous, tumor in her stomach leading to a... << Full Report >>

Avalon Performs in Tupelo, MS during Greatest Hits Live Tour

Iconic vocal group, Avalon, made a stop in Tupelo, MS – the birthplace of Elvis Presley – recently during the Greatest Hits Live Tour. The Red Street Records' artist performed some of their most requested and beloved hits – "Adonai," "Can't Live A Day," "Testify to Love," and more – to the enthusiastic crowd at the BancorpSouth Arena. Their... << Full Report >>

*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 >>

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