Third Day

BIO

Third Day was formed in Marietta, GA in 1991. Their name is a reference to the biblical account of Jesus rising from the dead on the third day following his Crucifixion.


Signed to Essential Records, Third Day has been a rock staple since the mid 90s. The popular band has seen 28 #1 singles, 8 gold albums, one platinum album, four Grammy Awards and 25 Dove Awards in their career and they've sold over 7 million albums.


Band Name Members:

  • - Mac Powell - lead singer/guitar
  • - Mark Lee - guitar
  • - Tai Anderson - bass
  • - David Carr - drums

Memorable Moments:

  • - The band was inducted in the Georgia Music Hall of Fame on September 19, 2009.
  • - Third Day appeared in the 2002 film Joshua, the movie version of the Joseph Girzone novel of the same name. Their song, "My Hope is You," was included in the Joshua soundtrack album.

Discography:

  • - Miracle, 2012
  • - Move, 2010 (debuted at #1 on the Billboard Christian albums chart and peaked at #9 on the Billboard 200)
  • - Revelation, 2008 (Certified RIAA Gold in 2010)
  • - Christmas Offerings, 2006 (Certified RIAA Gold in 2012)
  • - Wherever You Are, 2005 (Certified RIAA Gold in 2006. Debuted at #1 on SoundScan's Top Christian and Combined charts and #8 on the Billboard Top 200 Chart)
  • - Wire, 2004 (Certified RIAA Gold in 2004)
  • - Offerings II: All I Have to Give, 2003 (Certified RIAA Gold in 2003)
  • - Come Together, 2001 (Certified RIAA Gold in 2002)
  • - Offerings: A Worship Album, 2000 (Certified RIAA Gold in 2001 and Platinum in 2004)
  • - Time, 1999 (Certified RIAA Gold in 2002)
  • - Conspiracy No. 5, 1997
  • - Third Day, 1996

Selected Hit Songs:

  • - "Born Again"
  • - "Call My Name"
  • - "Children of God"
  • - "Cry Out to Jesus"
  • - "I Believe"
  • - "I Need A Miracle"
  • - "Mountain of God"
  • - "Revelation"
  • - "Sing a Song"
  • - "Trust in Jesus"
  • - "Tunnel"
  • - "You Are So Good to Me"

Dove Awards:

  • - 2011 - Recorded Music Packaging of the Year - Move
  • - 2009 - Pop/Contemporary Album of the Year - Revelation
  • - 2009 - Recorded Music Packaging of the Year - Revelation
  • - 2007 - Christmas Album of the Year - Christmas Offerings
  • - 2006 - Pop/Contemporary Song of the Year - "Cry Out to Jesus"
  • - 2005 - Special Event Album of the Year - The Passion of the Christ
  • - 2005 - Rock/Contemporary Album of the Year - Wire
  • - 2004 - Praise and Worship Album of the Year - Offerings II - All I Have to Give
  • - 2004 - Long Form Music Video of the Year - Third Day Live in Concert
  • - 2003 - Group of the Year
  • - 2003 - Rock Recorded Song of the Year - "40 Days"
  • - 2003 - Special Event Album of the Year - City On A Hill - Sing Alleluia
  • - 2002 - Group of the Year
  • - 2002 - Rock Album of the Year - Come Together
  • - 2002 - Rock Recorded Song of the Year - "Come Together"
  • - 2002 - Long Form Music Video of the Year - Third Day Live in Concert - The Offerings Experience
  • - 2001 - Group of the Year
  • - 2001 - Artist of the Year
  • - 2001 - Rock Recorded Song of the Year - "Sky Falls Down"
  • - 2001 - Praise and Worship Album of the Year - Offerings - A Worship Album
  • - 2001 - Special Event Album of the Year - City On A Hill - Songs of Worship and Praise
  • - 2000 - Rock Album of the Year - Time
  • - 1999 - Special Event Album of the Year - Exodus
  • - 1998 - Rock Album of the Year - Conspiracy No. 5
  • - 1998 - Rock Recorded Song of the Year - "Alien"

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