It was 20 years ago today that Christian music lost one of its greatest poets and prophets, Rich Mullins. For those that knew him, he often served as a “voice in the wilderness” calling us all to a greater love, a deeper compassion, and an absolute commitment to our awesome God. With Mullins’ influence impacting an immeasurable amount of artists and songwriters, a few of those very people – Mac Powell, Matt Maher and Ellie Holcomb – gathered to record one of his never-released songs titled “The Joy Of Jesus,” a simple blessing conferring on us the grace, love and joy of Jesus.
Three time GRAMMY® nominated artist CROWDER announces his 20-city “American Prodigal Fall Tour,” which will begin on October 24 in Bowling Green, Kentucky, through November 16 in Wise, Virginia. The tour will feature special guest Jimi Cravity, and introduce The Young Escape. Tickets are on sale today. CROWDER’s “American Prodigal Fall Tour” will feature live performances from his current chart-topping album, AMERICAN PRODIGAL, which debuted at #5 on Billboard’s Top Albums chart, #12 on Billboard’s Top 200 chart, #3 on the Digital Albums chart, and #1 on the Christian & Gospel Album chart.
Front Page Firm/PR — LAS VEGAS, NV — Dubbed the greatest night in Gospel music, the 30th Annual Stellar Gospel Music Awards at the Orleans Arena in Las Vegas turned “Sin City” into “Salvation City.” Celebrating 30 years, the Stellar Awards was co-hosted with comedic flare by David Mann (“Mann & Wife), Tamela Mann (“Sparkle”) and Ricky Smiley (“Dish Nation”) during the 2-hour taped telecast premiering Easter Sunday, April 5 at 9 p.m. ET/8 p.m. CT on TV One.
(Nashville, Tenn.) March 2, 2015 – Multi-Dove Award winner and five-time GRAMMY® nominee Brandon Heath will leave his mark in space when NASA Expedition 43 launches this month with the mission’s astronauts wearing a patch created exclusively by Heath and Nashville graphic designer/illustrator Matt Lehman.