Grammy®-Nominated and Platinum-Selling Band Newsboys announces the 2017 extension of the Love Riot Tour, which sees them perform their hit songs live in more than 50 additional cities nationwide. The Love Riot Tour begins in Milwaukee, Wis. on February 2 and runs through early May. The tour will also feature a never-seen-before, all-new theatrical experience, God’s Not Dead LIVE! Rivals.
Billboard.com exclusively premiered 2x GRAMMY® winner Matt Redman’s new music video for “Help From Heaven” from his first-ever holiday album These Christmas Lights. Featuring Redman’s longtime friend, GRAMMY® nominated Natasha Bedingfield, the video was filmed in Los Angeles’ First Presbyterian Church of Hollywood.
Renowned music artists and performers Heather Headley, Ricky Skaggs, John Patitucci, David Kim and Laura Story will appear as special guests in selected cities on Keith & Kristyn Getty’s annual Christmas concert tour An Irish Christmas – A Celebration of Carols, returning this December with 20 performances in some of the best-known concert venues in the US.
JesusFreakHideout.com, one of the pioneers of Christian music media on the web celebrated two decades online this summer. For the past few years, JFH has celebrated their anniversaries by releasing new free indie compilations brimming with new and familiar talent in the CCM scene. But to mark 20 years, the JFH team wanted to do something special.
Broadcast Music, Inc.(BMI) will honor gospel music superstars Kim Burrell and Marvin Sapp at the 18th annual BMI Trailblazers of Gospel Music Honors at the Rialto Center for the Arts in Atlanta, GA on January 14, 2017. This inspirational event will pay tribute to the very best of the gospel music community with former Trailblazers award recipient Yolanda Adams returning to the stage as host alongside gospel singer-songwriter VaShawn Mitchell.
The Most-Awarded Female Vocalist in Gospel Music History and Christian Music Icon Sandi Patty announces dates for the final leg of her Forever Grateful: The Farewell Tour, marking the final chance for fans that are traveling from all over the country to see Sandi perform on tour. Celebrating her latest album, Forever Grateful, and her extraordinary 30+ year career, the tour is sponsored by Food for the Hungry with a lineup of special guests including Veritas and members of Sandi’s family. Pre-sale tickets for the final tour stops on the Forever Grateful Tour are available November 30 and December 1 with tickets going on sale to the general public on December 2.
Hillsong UNITED was honored with their first American Music Award (AMA) during Sunday night’s broadcast on ABC. 2016 marked the third consecutive nomination for the multi-platinum selling band in the Favorite Artist – Contemporary Inspirational category.
Grammy, Dove, SoulTrain, Stellar Awarded artist/producer and reality TV star Ben Tankard wears many hats, including recording artist, NBA motivational speaker, pilot, and pastor. The well liked 6’6″ gentle giant with the big smile shares his “renaissance man” secrets in his recent best-selling hardback motivational book release: The Full Tank Life: Fuel Your Dreams-Ignite Your Destiny.
Phil Thornton, newly appointed SVP and GM of RCAI shares vision for 2017. Nashville, TN (November 16, 2016) – RCA Inspiration is proud to announce the addition of key staff…
WAY-FM, Tyndale House Publishers and Joni and Friends combined efforts to encourage listeners and fans of WAY-FM to join The World’s Biggest Small Group (WBSG) during the month of October. The event had over 43,500 participants!
Jonathan Butler’s performance at the Allstate Gospel Superfest, hosted by Vivica A. Fox, airs on TV One on Sunday, November 20 at 7:00 p.m. EST. Tune-in to TV One to see Butler perform songs from his latest album, Free.
Multi-platinum selling and GRAMMY® winning group Casting Crowns will hit the road again this spring for the second leg of “The Very Next Thing” Tour, featuring K-LOVE Radio’s Male Artist of the Year Danny Gokey and special guests Unspoken. Presented by Compassion International and Museum of the Bible, the 40-city arena tour kicks off Feb. 16, in Baltimore and will make stops in markets like Philadelphia, Milwaukee, Chicago, New York, Pittsburgh, Raleigh, Orlando, Tampa, Grand Rapids, Minneapolis, Houston, and many more before wrapping up in San Antonio on May 7.
The 2014 GMA Dove Award winning New Artist of the Year Ellie Holcomb will release her sophomore album, Red Sea Road, on January 27, 2017. This record celebrates the Hope we have in Jesus, and the powerful & personal ways Ellie has seen Him make Red Sea Roads through some of the most heartbreaking times of her life.
Grammy® Award Nominee Tamela Mann’s record-breaking, chart-topping single “Take Me To The King” receives the highly coveted honor of an RIAA platinum certification with more than one million singles sold. The ballad, written and produced by long-time friend and Gospel Star Kirk Franklin marked the first collaboration between Tamela and Franklin since launching her solo career. “God Provides,” the follow-up collaboration to the platinum single reclaimed the No. 1 spot on the Billboard Gospel Radio chart this week. Written and produced by Kirk Franklin, the No. 1 track “God Provides” is the sophomore single from Tamela’s Billboard chart-topping No. 1 album One Way.
It’s THE MUSIC CITY SHOW live from Nashville, TN and YOU can be a part of it. Today, Godsey & Associates, producers of the hit tv series, announced season five tapings to take place in Nashville, TN November 21 & 22, 2016. Less than 100 seats are available for the studio audience and will go “first-come, first-serve,” to those who email their request to firstname.lastname@example.org
Cliff Barrows, the longtime music director for the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association who traveled the globe with the famed evangelist for decades, has died at age 93.
The birth of Jesus in Bethlehem isn’t the beginning of the story of Jesus. The entire Bible points to him. Filled with 66 book introductions, over 1,000 articles, and seven compelling essays by bestselling authors Louie Giglio, Max Lucado, John Piper, Ravi Zacharias, and Randy Alcorn, The Jesus Bible will help readers follow the thread of Jesus from cover to cover. Discover a new depth to the Bible’s meaning as readers see him in every chapter of the story.
New Day Christian Distributors and Word Entertainment are pleased to announce an expanded distribution relationship. Effective January 2, 2017, all titles from Word Entertainment will be exclusively distributed in the physical format to Christian Retail by New Day. The agreement encompasses Word Entertainment’s record and film partners and all artists on the Word and Curb Christian rosters.
Jesus Culture Music’s worship leader Chris Quilala releases his solo debut project, Split the Sky, today. This release follows the 48-hour exclusive stream at Noisetrade earlier this week. As a worship leader for the Sacramento-based church and a vital part of Jesus Culture Music label since its formation, Quilala’s debut ventures into a new realm of worship music influenced by retro pop, futuristic soundscapes and big synth melodies.
GRAMMY® winner Chris Tomlin continues to bring the church together in unity and prayer with his Worship Night In America tour, kicking off April 4, 2017. Featuring Chris Tomlin, Big Daddy Weave, Phil Wickham, Zach Williams, Mosaic MSC and Jason Barton, the tour will make 23 stops across the US, filling arenas with thousands of voices lifted in praise.