Tillymann Music Group announced today the signing of an agreement with RED Distribution for physical and digital distribution in the U.S. and Canada. The distributor will be carrying the complete catalog of Platinum-Selling Artist and Grammy Award® Nominee Tamela Mann including her upcoming album release, One Way, and NAACP Image® Award-Winning Comedian David Mann.
Parents and grandparents searching for wholesome, quality music for their children need not to look farther than the BoomBox Kids! Created by a mom who wanted her children to discover the truth based on songs she grew up with, and GRAMMY and Dove Award nominated songwriter and producer Aaron Rice (TobyMac, Mandisa), the BoomBox Kids is an album for kids made with parents in mind.
May 27, 2016– Five-time GRAMMY® nominated artist Brandon Heath debuted a new music video for his song “Only Just Met You,” This video is from the album, No Turning Back, which shares glimpses of life lessons that Heath recounts from his own journey such as forgiveness, fear, love and the power of relationships, including his mother and other important mentors.
Excitement is in the air as some of Christian music’s most beloved artists unite together for The Road Home Tour.
The Gospel Music Association’s IMMERSE has become known as a one-of-a-kind experience where the Christian music community gathers to educate and inspire fresh talent while simultaneously celebrating excellence in the market. IMMERSE 2016 promises to be the most dynamic event to date, boasting an incredible line-up of artists, songwriters and music professionals who are committed to sharing real-world advice and guidance to the industry’s next generation. The eighth annual IMMERSE Conference is set for June 13-15, 2016 at Lipscomb University in Nashville, TN.
Daywind Music Publishing is pleased to announce the addition of Devin McGlamery to its family of talented songwriters. Best known as the lead singer for Ernie Haase & Signature Sound, Devin also spent time with Karen Peck & New River and the Dixie Melody Boys, in addition to recording a Dove Award winning solo project. Recently, Devin has placed focus on cultivating his passion for songwriting; a skill that he is eager to continue refining as a member of the Daywind Publishing team.
Top Christian Artist: Casting Crowns Lauren Daigle Hillsong United — WINNER MercyMe Chris Tomlin Top Gospel Artist: Anthony Brown and group therAPy Tasha Cobbs Kirk Franklin — WINNER Travis Greene Marvin Sapp Top Christian…
The excitement just keeps coming as the time draws near for the 36th year of the Music City Christian Fellowship (MCCF) “SUNDAY MORNIN’ COUNTRY”® Celebration that is held annually at the Grand Ole Opry. The talent lineup for this years event is rounding out with the addition of Duck Dynasty star Uncle Si Robertson and his daughter-in-law Marsha.
TobyMac, Switchfoot, Crowder, Lauren Daigle, Matthew West, Danny Gokey, Natalie Grant, Sidewalk Prophets and Unspoken have just been announced as the final group of performers for this year’s K-LOVE Fan Awards. Among the performers for this year’s show, a surprise artist will take part in the live show at the Grand Ole Opry. Hillsong UNITED’s Joel Houston and Dylan Thomas, Kari Jobe, Jeremy Camp, Plumb, University of Miami Head Football Coach Mark Richt, Phil Wickham, Author Jan Harrison, Tenth Avenue North’s Mike Donehey and more will join other top industry names as presenters.
Following its one-night debut in more than 500 theaters around the country earlier this spring, “This Is Winter Jam” comes home to DVD June 7 from Word Films. Featuring unforgettable performances from Skillet, for KING & COUNTRY, Jeremy Camp, Francesca Battistelli, NewSong, Building 429 and Family Force 5, among others, the 90-minute documentary offers an exclusive, behind-the-scenes look at one of the world’s biggest tours.
Grammy-nominated rockers Skillet will release Unleashed, their new studio album and follow up to their 2013 release Rise, which bowed at #4 on the Billboard Top 200 Album Chart. The 12-track album, a year in the making, is currently available for pre-order via all digital retailers including iTunes and Amazon.com. Pre-orders will include an instant download of the debut Active Rock single “Feel Invincible.”
Multi-platinum selling and GRAMMY® winning group Casting Crowns announces the release of its new studio album, The Very Next Thing, on September 16, 2016 (Beach Street/Reunion). This marks the group’s 15th release and eighth studio album since the label debut release in 2003. With more than nine million records sold, the band currently holds the position as Billboard’s top-selling act in Christian music since 2007.
California-based ministry Bethel Music will be hosting their inaugural music conference, Heaven Come, May 25th through May 27th at the renowned Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, CA. Broadcasting the event will be Dallas-based Christian Television Network, Daystar. With viewership that covers the globe, the addition of the network will increase the potential viewing audience to more than two billion people worldwide.
On Saturday May 14th Karen Peck received the double honor of speaking at theToccoa Falls College 2016 Commencement, in addition, Dr. Bob Myers awarded her an Honorary Doctorate Degree in Divinity.
Chris Tomlin, Newsboys, Passion, Big Daddy Weave, Blanca, The Afters, Building 429 and Jordan Feliz are the first performers announced for this year’s K-LOVE Fan Awards. Joining the stage as presenters for the fourth annual show include for KING & COUNTRY, Steven Curtis Chapman, World Series Champions Kansas City Royals’ GM Dayton Moore, Chicago White Sox First Baseman (R) Adam LaRoche, Matt Maher, Casting Crowns’ Mark Hall, comedian Michael Jr., University of North Carolina Head Women’s Basketball Coach Sylvia Hatchell and War Room’s Alex Kendrick.
For the third consecutive year, Grammy, Stellar, Dove, BET and NAACP Image Award-winning Gospel mega-star Fred Hammond returns to the road with the Festival of Praise 2016 Tour, the star-studded national event he founded several years ago. The kick off date is October 7th, at Oakland’s Paramount Theatre, and will reach over 50 major cities across the country, running through December, 2016.
WAY Media Chief Content Officer Faron Dice has announced a successful campaign aired last week on WAY-FM’s “The Wally Show” where listeners pledged support to Blood: Water Mission for 27 new water wells to be built near schools in Africa. The funding will also provide sanitation (bathrooms) to help ensure the children stay healthier throughout the year.
The Harper Agency, one of Christian Music’s premiere booking agencies, is pleased to announce the addition of award-winning Christian entertainer Mark Lowry to its elite roster of talented artists.