Evangelist Billy Graham has passed away at 99 years old. Graham died at 8am local time on Wednesday at his home in Montreat, North Carolina, according to Jeremy Blume, a spokesman for the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association.
Sing the Bible with Slugs & Bugs Volume 3, the latest release in renowned family entertainer Randall Goodgame's critically-acclaimed word-for-word Scripture series, bows April 27. Produced by Ben Shive (Rend Collective, MercyMe), Sing the Bible Volume 3 features contributions from such award-winning singer/songwriters as Bart Millard (MercyMe), Mike Weaver (Big Daddy Weave), Sara Groves and Andrew Peterson; as well as acclaimed hip-hop and spoken-word recording artist Propaganda and New York Times bestselling author Sally Lloyd-Jones, among others.
The Gospel Music Association (GMA) recently announced this year's class of inductees into the GMA Gospel Music Hall of Fame. Multiple Grammy-nominated singer/songwriter and Southern Gospel innovator, Karen Peck Gooch, is included among the 2018 class to be inducted at GMA Honors on Tuesday, May 8, 2018, at Lipscomb University's Allen Arena in Nashville, Tennessee.
The modern Christmas classic "Mary, Did You Know?," penned by Mark Lowry and Buddy Greene over 25 years ago, has attained platinum status. A cappella group Pentatonix took the beloved song to the top of the charts this time, reaching over 1 million units sold in the US.
Celebrating a banner year in 2017, which includes a GRAMMY® and two Billboard Music Award nominations for her 2016 Billboard No. 1 third independent project The Life Project (Lunjeal/eOne) and No.1 smash hit "You're Bigger," 20 year-old Billboard No.1 recording artist, actress, entrepreneur, motivational speaker, author and one of Ebony Magazine's 100 Most Influential People in the World recipient, Jekayln Carr, is set to release her first book "You Will Win!: Inspirational Strategies to Help You Overcome," this Tuesday, February 20th and her fourth independent project, ONE NATION UNDER GOD (Lunjeal/New Day) this Friday, February 23rd.
Armond WakeUp is set to release Even If I Lose, the follow up to 40 Days, on Tuesday February 27th via Illect Recordings. The project features several guests including: Sean C. Johnson, Jonathan Baker, DJ Because, and Brieah Taiye. Production credits include: Tee-Wyla, Ess Be, Doc, J. Rhodan, and Jonathan Baker.
Tens of thousands of Christian music fans attended the 6th Annual WE LOVE Christian Music Awards show on Feb. 13, via a streaming Facebook Live broadcast designed for the digital age.
After recently announcing their signing to DREAM Worship, Norwegian Electronic Worship team, Radiate Worship is proud to release their debut single on DREAM titled, "Victorious."
Powerhouse vocalist Natasha Owens took home the Inspo Award (Inspirational Album of the Year) for her latest album, "We Will Rise," at last week's WE LOVE Christian Music Awards.
Thanks to the generosity of over 1,400 people from all 50 US states and 11 other countries, over $97,000 was raised. This money was given to CCM group Sidewalk Prophets to help them cover expenses brought on by a horrific trailer fire.
Don Moen, the father of Worship Music, has been the attack of fake news again. The latest news floating around social media is that the singer and songwriter has divorced his wife. Moen made it very clear that he was in a very stable and committed marriage with his wife Laura who had been his pillar all through the years, since he started out in music.
In his debut book, The IF in Life: How to Get Off Life's Sidelines and Become Your Best Self, former NFL running back and Dancing with the Stars Season 24 champion, Rashad Jennings, shares his inspiring story, imparts practical advice, and encourages readers to follow their dreams.
Grammy Award winning blues, soul and Gospel singer Mavis Staples is among the headliners for this year's Chicago Blues Festival planned the weekend of June 8-10 in the city's Millennium Park.
Pittsburgh, Jackson and Houston will host the latest round of "Passion Worship Nights" featuring Passion and Louie Giglio who will be joined by Levi Lusko. April's "Passion Worship Nights" will follow the release of Whole Heart, the newest collection of music from Passion 2018.
Singer/songwriter and morning drive-time radio host Perry LaHaie has a long-held passion for bringing the gospel to the Muslim world through his work with Frontiers, an international community of people dedicated to inviting Muslims all over the world to follow Jesus.