As a UFC fighter, Cody "No Love" Garbrandt knows what it's like to win a fight - to face a challenger head on and defeat him blood, sweat, tears, and all. But for the 26-year-old MMA Bantamweight Champion ready to defend his title at Madison Square Garden on November 4th, it was his relationship with one boy fighting a very different battle that helped make him into the champion he is today.
A gunman opened fired inside First Baptist Church of Sutherland Springs, Texas, on Sunday, killing as many as 26 people before being shot dead by police. At least 20 others were injured.
Critically acclaimed electronic violinist Lindsey Stirling's first holiday album, Warmer in the Winter, debuts at at No. 1 on Billboard's Holiday Albums chart. It also starts off at No. 1 on the Classical Crossover Albums chart. It's her fourth leader on the latter tally. Featuring a variety of special guests, the album includes renditions of Holiday favorites as well as some original numbers written by Lindsey.
Country music icon Alan Jackson who recently scores a #1 Billboard Christian album with his latest Gaither Music release Precious Memories Collection, was forced to dodge a beer thrown by a reportedly intoxicated concertgoer. This happened on November 3 while Jackson and his band performed at the Cajundome in Lafayette, La. as part of his ongoing Honky Tonk Highway Tour.
Ted DiBiase is known by scores of fans as the "Million Dollar Man" - the larger-than-life character that helped launch pro-wrestling into the international spotlight and one of the greatest villains in pro-wrestling history. But the price of fame took DiBiase away from his family into an egocentric world of self-fulfillment and desire, where he spiraled out of control.
Is Paul Baloche stuck in a writer's block? It seems that every other year, Baloche has had a Christmas album released. "For Unto Us (Christmas Worship Live from London)" is the third offering in what seems like an endless cycle of Christmas projects the veteran worship leader has had been pushing.
As a follow up to his July 2016 self titled debut album, "KANE", fan favorite and online social media personality, Spencer Kane, announces the release of his fourth studio single in 2017, "This is the Intro". Accompanied by a cinematic music video directed by fellow Nashville artist and film director, Carson Butcher, the R&B / Hip Hop song is a slight departure from his traditional Pop R&B vibe.
Acclaimed award-winners The Walls Group deliver a compelling turn on their newest album THE OTHER SIDE (Fo Yo Soul/RCA Inspiration), available everywhere today. Featuring the lead hit single "My Life," the two-time Stellar Award-winning group will also be releasing a new video for "My Life" soon.
Known as the frontman for the internationally renowned, GMA Dove Award-winning South African rock band Tree63, John Ellis released his fourth solo album, Growing Silent, Oct. 20 through Africa-based Christian Art Media. An ASCAP Vanguard Award-winning songwriter, this is the first time Ellis has released an album of specifically all worship songs.
A 10 track collection of holiday tunes from seven-time GRAMMY® winner TobyMac, Light Of Christmas, is available on all digital music platforms and services today.
With hits such as "Sweetly Broken," "Furious," "Breaking Through" and "This is Amazing Grace" to his writing credit,Jeremy Riddle is releasing More on Nov. 17. This marks his first album in seven years, and his first solo record with Bethel Music.
"Greatest hits" collections are an interesting genre in themselves. They allow us to map the artistic evolution of a singer especially when the songs are arranged in a chronological order. This is certainly true of Francesca Battistelli's latest package. "Greatest Hits: the first ten years" puts us in the front seat as we witness how Battistelli starts to evolve slowly but surely from being a consummate CCM pop artist to become more of a contemporary worship artist.
Country music newcomer Kaylee Keller has just released her upcoming 6-song EP, RUBIES, which has been available everywhere since October 20.
All Above Me has been rapidly growing since the release of their last EP We Are Outcasts. They are now being recognized as one of the top Christian rock bands in Canada and have started to expand to the U.S., performing at 2017 Creation Fest NW as well as a European tour in 2018.
Multi-Award winning recording artist, J.J. Hairston of J.J. Hairston & Youthful Praise (Known for its gospel radio smashes such as "You Deserve It," "After This" and "Lord of All"), has partnered with Musical Soul Food (MSF) to launch an exciting, new radio program, Youthful Praise with J.J. Hairston.