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August, 2022



*Wednesday, August 31, 2022*


Brian Courtney Wilson Brian Courtney Wilson Tops Billboard's Gospel Airplay Chart with "Sure As"

Brian Courtney Wilson racks up another Number 1 song this week with “Sure As,” which tops Billboard’s Gospel Airplay chart. Wilson celebrates a notable fourth number one song on the charts, demonstrating his respected status on Gospel radio. “Sure As,” is the second song from Wilson’s... << Full Report >>

Colton Dixon Colton Dixon Debuts Music Video for "Build a Boat"

PEOPLE.com has exclusively premiered the music video for American Idol finalist and fan favorite Colton Dixon's latest hit single "Build A Boat." The compelling music video also launches Dixon's new partnership with Mercy Ships, the Build A Boat campaign, in an effort to raise awareness, support and inspire fans to volunteer abroad with Mercy Ships. Fans can go to... << Full Report >>

Sound of the House to Release Sophomore Live Album Debut Single "Every Single Time," Inspired by Seven-Year Infertility Journey

Florida-based house worship ministry, Sound of the House, is set to release, "Every Single Time," the debut single off the band’s sophomore live album (coming October 28th) that reverberates the stubborn faith of Sound of House leaders, Austin and Lindsey Adamec, through their seven-year infertility journey... << Full Report >>

*Tuesday, August 30, 2022*


toby TobyMac's "Life After Death" and "The Goodness" Hit No. 1

ASCAP, the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers today announced that its 44th Annual ASCAP Christian Music Awards will take place Wednesday, September 21 across all @ASCAP social media platforms. The awards recognize and celebrate the writers and publishers of some of the most performed Christian songs of the past year... << Full Report >>

2022 ASCAP Christian Music Awards Set For Wednesday, Sept. 21 on @ASCAP Social Media

ASCAP, the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers today announced that its 44th Annual ASCAP Christian Music Awards will take place Wednesday, September 21 across all @ASCAP social media platforms. The awards recognize and celebrate the writers and publishers of some of the most performed Christian songs of the past year... << Full Report >>

Jermaine Bollinger Releases New Radio Single, "Risen"

“Risen,” a new single incorporating the beloved hymn “Christ the Lord is Risen Today”, with a new upbeat chorus, bridge and music, is being released today by Jermaine Bollinger. The song, written and produced by Bollinger on his album titled “Classics,” goes for adds to Christian AC-formatted radio... << Full Report >>

*Monday, August 29, 2022*


Mac Powell Timothy Partners Announces Sponsorship of "At Home Concert Experience" with Artist Mac Powell

Timothy Partners, the distributor of Timothy Plan’s family of funds, is proud to announce its sponsorship of the “At Home Concert Experience.” The interactive concert series providing Christian entertainment began when live concerts were prohibited. It has enabled people across America to enjoy the benefits of a live concert from the comfort of their own homes. Timothy Partners will be... << Full Report >>

Wande Country Music Star RaeLynn to Headline Unite for Life Festival with Wande, Hillsong Y&F

Today, Live Action, one of the nation’s leading human rights organizations, announces RaeLynn as its headliner for the 2nd Annual Unite for Life Festival. The event will take place at the stunning Santa Monica Pier on Saturday, October 8, 2022. Gates open at 4:30. Live Action’s president and founder, Lila Rose, said, “Unite for Life will be the most uplifting event of... << Full Report >>

Powerhouse Singer Melissa Bethea Drops "Awesome" Single

Former Jersey Girl Melissa Bethea’s debut radio track, “You’re Coming Out,” snatched over a half million digital streams in 2021. The mesmerizing gospel belter who shot to church fame as the soloist on the GRAMMY® Award nominated group JJ Hairston & Youthful Praise hits such as “No Holding Back... << Full Report >>

*Sunday, August 28, 2022*


Summer's Not Over Yet! El Vow Releases Visual For K-Drama Produced "La Playa"

August brings about plenty of change. The fall season is right around the corner; students are pouring back onto school campuses; the music world starts the Q3 wave of new drops before the holidays arrive. With so much change happening, Texas-based DJ and artist El Vow is reminding everyone that summer hasn’t ended quite yet. Vow is keeping the summer heat rolling in his new animated video for his hit single La Playa... << Full Report >>

JIMMY ROCK and Reyer Collaborate On Their Third Release, a Reimagination of "The Same Jesus"

For the past 2000 years, people have wondered and debated about the identity of the one known as Jesus. Martyrs have willing given up their lives for His sake while others have declared war in His name. He has been called the Savior, a prophet, “a really good guy”, and a fictional character. For many, the truth that they have discovered is that this Jesus is The Same Jesus... << Full Report >>

Deandre Patterson and Christian Tabernacle Concert Choir Celebrate "Legacy"

After a twenty year hiatus, Chicago’s iconic Christian Tabernacle Concert Choir makes a triumphant reentry on the recording front with the release of the classic house rocker. Wait On Jesus. Christian Tabernacle’s music ministry goes back some six decades starting with its iconic founder, Reverend Maceo Woods, who fostered a greater appreciation for the hymns of the church with his immortal... << Full Report >>

Demetrius West Hits Top 20, Sets Date For New Music

There’s one thing Demetrius West wants you to know after hearing him and his devoted band of worshippers. “As Jesus’ publicists and exclusive hype team, we want you to know that you have had an encounter with Jesus, and your life will never ever be the same again. As Jesus Promoters, we take our job seriously.” Indeed they do. West and Company has left a... << Full Report >>

*Satday, August 27, 2022*


iNTELLECT iNTELLECT's 2021 Acclaimed Single "New Kung Fu" Gets Remixed By Yasad One

In the dojo of hip hop, emcees engage in lyrical sparring sessions to not only develop their skillsets but to showcase their abilities to all challengers. It is the drive of competition that is rooted deep within the music’s foundation. At certain moments in time, there emerge individuals destined to change the hip hop landscape and bring about a New Kung Fu of sorts. For Ohio’s... << Full Report >>

Spoken Worth Strips Back the Hidden Layers of Mental Health On His Single "Checking In"

In America, mental health has become a major speaking point for society to rally around. We create hashtags and print t-shirts to bring awareness to the cause all while overlooking our neighbor who is struggling. We turn a phrase by “checking in on our strong friends” and conveniently bypass our own warning signs. Perhaps it is time for us to hit pause on our efforts to remain culturely relevant and truly begin Checking In with the God who completely understands the human condition... << Full Report >>

*Friday, August 26, 2022*


SCC Pre-Order For New Album From Steven Curtis Chapman, "Still," Begins Today!

Provident/Sony Music and Steven Curtis Chapman announce the October 14 release of his latest album, Still. A pre-order for the anticipated new album from... << Full Report >>

Rend Collective Rend Collective's Newest Project, "Whosoever," is Available Today

Northern Ireland worship band, Rend Collective, has released their newest album, Whosoever, available now. The album features 10 tracks including the recently released radio single "Plans," and the vibrant anthemic song, "Let It Roll." The record is about God's vast, generous embrace - wide enough, for the prodigal sons, cynical older brother and any other label we might apply to ourselves or others. As the title of the album clearly states - the gospel is for everyone... << Full Report >>

We The Kingdom We The Kingdom Shares R&B-infused, Synth-Driven "God Is On The Throne"

Two-time GRAMMY-nominated band We The Kingdom shares “God Is On The Throne,” a track from their forthcoming, self-titled sophomore album, out Sept. 16 via Capitol CMG. Featuring R&B-infused, synth-driven sonics and a resounding choir alongside group member Frannie Rae Cash Cain’s unmatched vocals, “God Is On The Throne” follows the group’s... << Full Report >>

Philippa Hanna UK Artist Philippa Hanna Unveils Live Version Of Award-Winning Song

UK singer-songwriter Philippa Hanna unveils a new version of her award-winning song 'You’re Still God' kicking off a new season of music releases. After her debut worship album 'Stained Glass Stories' released at the height of the pandemic in 2020, Philippa Hanna shines a new light on her most significant songs to date. 'You’re Still God' was recorded live... << Full Report >>

Israel Houghton Israel and New Breed Announce "Worship Anywhere," Out October 7

3x GRAMMY Award-winning group, Israel & New Breed, announces the release of their forthcoming live album, ‘Worship Anywhere,’ which was recorded at Camp NewBreed in Nassau, NY and is available October 7. The 14-track project features spirited collaborations with Adrienne Bailon-Houghton, DOE, Nate Diaz and more, and it’s all led by 6x... << Full Report >>

Casting Crowns Casting Crowns Releases "New Healer (Deluxe)" Album Today

Today multi-Platinum-selling and GRAMMY® Award-winning group Casting Crowns releases Healer (Deluxe), the follow-up album to the January release. Healer (Deluxe) features seven new songs in addition to the seven tracks on the original album... << Full Report >>

Matt Sassano Matt Sassano Unleashes Emotive, Electronic Rock EP, "In Defiance"

Chart-topping Christian rock radio vocalist Matt Sassano is back with his electrifying new EP, In Defiance via Rockfest Records. Featuring deeply honest, urgent singles “Not My Name” and “Dear God,” Sassano combines his powerhouse vocals, heavy rock melodies and EDM undertones with his faith and unique life story to... << Full Report >>

"Pronounced Pooh-Yole" Highlights Eddy Puyol's Past and Present

If you really want to get to know a person you should peep their playlist. Experiencing a collection of music they've curated for inspiration, entertainment, and emotional release can provide the listener with a profound understanding of the soul behind the sounds. This is especially true when the subject of interest is a recording artist – hence the album Pronounced Pooh-Yole... << Full Report >>

*Thursday, August 25, 2022*


Michael W. Smith Michael W. Smith Partners with CityServe on New Video for "Cry For Hope"

This week, award-winning singer and songwriter Michael W. Smith has officially announced the release of his latest instrumental single, “Cry For Hope.” The song was written when Smith was moved to bless Ukraine after witnessing the death and destruction that... << Full Report >>

Jonathan Cain Journey's Jonathan Cain Shares True Source and Inspiration Behind Song "Don't Stop Believin'"

In a new White Chair Film released by global storytelling organization I Am Second, keyboardist and songwriter for rock band Journey, Jonathan Cain, explains how his relationship with his father, through the transcendence of his Heavenly Father, influenced the lyrics for the rock ‘n roll hit, “Don’t Stop Believin’”, “Faithfully,” “Open Arms,” among others... << Full Report >>

Angela Moss Poole Releases Music Video for "Speak to the Mountain"

Singer/Songwriter Angela Moss Poole exclusively premiered and released the music video for her new single “Speak to the Mountain” on Thursday, August 18, 2022, via her YouTube channel. Filmed in HD, the music video was produced by Matt Ferland... << Full Report >>

Sensere Releases New Single, Video For "Fantasy," A Tribute To The Legendary Band Earth, Wind, & Fire

The 11-member, Urban, Inspirational band, known as SENSERE, has been wowing audiences for the last several years with their distinctive look, bolstering sound, and show stopping performances. SENSERE is composed of 4 vocalists and 7 highly skilled musicians and after an almost 2 year hiatus, they rereleased "Do It" in 2021; a teaser single to hold their fans... << Full Report >>

Karlos Cobham Returns with New Single "Royalty," EMCEE N.I.C.E.

Urban Contemporary Gospel Recording Artist Karlos Cobham returns with new banger single "Royalty" feat. Stellar Award Winner EMCEE N.I.C.E. available now on all digital platforms. This rhythmic bass bumping banger is all about identity and encourages us to be who God has called us to be. With catchy cadence and... << Full Report >>

*Wednesday, August 24, 2022*


Jena Brancart Worship Artist Jena Brancart Releases Full EP, "Fighting for My Soul"

California-based worship artist Jena Brancart is set to release her EP, “Fighting for My Soul,” in its entirety on Aug. 26, 2022. Based on Brancart’s personal journey of experiencing renewed hope, the EP serves as a reminder of the security that Christians find in the Lord.

The artist wrote every song included on the EP... << Full Report >>

GFM GFM Announce Additional Fall Tour Dates with FOZZY + Blue Ridge Rock Fest

Vibrant girl group GFM is gearing up for an extensive Fall tour alongside hard rock heavyweights FOZZY with support from No Resolve. The tour is in support of the band’s Rockfest Records 2022 debut EP “Framing My Perception.” The long run of shows starts in Columbus, OH on September 8th with a pit stop for a massive appearance... << Full Report >>

*Tuesday, August 23, 2022*


Leanna Crawford Leanna Crawford and NBA Player Cody Zeller Announce Engagement

Congratulations go out to Leanna Crawford and Cody Zeller on their engagement, which they just announced on their Instagram pages! Cody Zeller is a professional NBA basketball player, most recently playing for the Portland Trail Blazers. Singer/songwriter Leanna Crawford was quickly recognized for her gift of writing grounded and honest lyrics. Her passion and sincerity for not being enough... << Full Report >>

Ellie Holcomb Ellie Holcomb Set To Release a Children's Christmas Book

Renowned singer-songwriter and best-selling author, Ellie Holcomb, will be releasing her third children's book, Sounding Joy, will be available on September 20th (B&H Kids/B&H Publishing Group). The Christmas book explores the question of what joy sounds like as the reader travels through beautiful Christmastime scenes in the illustrated board book... << Full Report >>

Kel Mitchell Reading the "Sermon on the Mount" Now Available on Pray.com's Bedtime Bible Stories

Kel Mitchell, a two-time Emmy Award-nominated actor, producer, comedian, and youth pastor from Chicago, Illinois, has joined Pray.com, the #1 app for prayer and faith-based audio and video streaming content. Pray.com’s Bedtime Bible Stories series now features Mitchell reading one of the most popular stories of the Bible, the Sermon on the Mount... << Full Report >>

Talia Daniels Releases Debut Radio Single Today

Talia Daniels is set to release her debut single, “Have Your Way,” to Christian AC and gospel-formatted radio outlets today. A video for the upbeat song, which was written by Daniels and produced by Wade Starns at Gat3, is available at YouTube... << Full Report >>

Greg Monk Releases New Album, "Agape Love"

Urban Contemporary Gospel Recording Artist Greg Monk has released a fresh eclectic new album “Agape Love” available now on all digital platforms. Urban Contemporary Gospel Recording Artist Greg Monk has released a fresh eclectic new album... << Full Report >>

*Monday, August 22, 2022*


We The Kingdom The Grand Ole Opry Shares We The Kingdom's "My Opry Debut"

Two-time GRAMMY-nominated group We The Kingdom made its debut at the iconic Grand Ole Opry earlier this year. Now, The Circle Network is offering a behind-the-scenes look at the unforgettable experience through the latest installment of their “My Opry Debut” series... << Full Report >>

Ted Kirkpatrick of Tourniquet Passes Away

It saddens us to report that Ted Kirkpatrick of Tourniquet passed away on August 19th. Below is the official statement from his wife, Cristy:  "This is Cristy, Ted’s wife. I have some very sad news to share. My beloved husband went to be with the Lord today, August 19, 2022. He was surrounded by his family and loved ones. It was a blessing to see... << Full Report >>

EEM Announces 'Million Dollar Sunday' Campaign to Provide 700,000 Bibles to Eastern Europe

EEM (Eastern European Mission), a ministry that has steadfastly worked for more than 60 years to supply free Bibles to former Communist bloc countries, invites believers and churches to support its “Million Dollar Sunday” fundraising campaign to provide Bibles and Bible-based materials to over 32 countries speaking 23 different languages. With war in Ukraine and ongoing economic challenges, demand is up for the hope... << Full Report >>

*Friday, August 19, 2022*


toby TobyMac Releases New Album "Life After Death" Today

Multi-platinum artist TOBYMAC's greatly anticipated seventh studio recording, LIFE AFTER DEATH, is now available everywherePEOPLE and BILLBOARD were the first print magazines to interview the seven-time GRAMMY® winner ahead of release date... << Full Report >>

Jordan Feliz Jordan Feliz Embarks on West Coast Headline Tour in September

Centricity Records' Jordan Feliz will be hitting the road next month for his headline tour, "Jesus Is Coming Back," featuring Jonathan Traylor. Embarking on a month-long West Coast tour on September 8th in Spokane, Washington, Feliz will perform many of his most popular songs such as "Jesus Is Coming Back," "The River," "Changed," and "Witness." Tickets can be purchased here... << Full Report >>

Tamela Mann Tamela Mann's "Overcomer: Deluxe" CD Releases In Stores Today

Today, GRAMMY® award-winning Gospel songstress Tamela Mann’s newly released Overcomer: Deluxe Edition CD is now available in stores where gospel music is sold. The new edition of the critically acclaimed album Overcomer was first released digitally on July 22nd and features both reimagined renditions... << Full Report >>

Bethel Music Bethel Music Announces New Album, "Simple"

GRAMMY nominated, internationally renowned artist collective Bethel Music has announced their long awaited follow up to 2021’s Peace, Vol II. The new album, titled Simple, is a reflection of God’s grace and the joy in the simplicity of the life that He has given us all. It also serves as a reminder to step back and enjoy each... << Full Report >>

Blanca Blanca Continues Road to "The Heartbreak" And The Healing With "Never Too Far (feat. Ty Brasel)"

Award-winning Curb | Word Entertainment artist Blanca continues to pave the road leading to The Heartbreak And The Healing with advance track, “Never Too Far (feat. Ty Brasel),” dropping today (8/19). Preview the brand new song and pre-order/pre-save/pre-add the forthcoming full-length album, arriving... << Full Report >>

Zach Williams The New Album From Zach Williams, "A Hundred Highways," Is Releasing Sept. 30

Two-time GRAMMY Award® winner, multi-GMA Dove Award® winner, and multi-platinum selling singer/songwriter Zach Williams announces the release of his new album, A Hundred Highways. The anticipated 15-track project, his latest in three years, officially drops on September 30 (Sony Music/Provident Entertainment) and is now available for pre-order/pre-add HERE. Additionally, a limited number of signed CD's are available for pre-order for only $7.99. Find out more... << Full Report >>

Cody Carnes Cody Carnes Releases New Live Song "GOOD (Can't Be Anything Else)"

GRAMMY®-nominated worship leader Cody Carnes has released his live song, "Good (Can't Be Anything Else)," available today. In addition to the song, the live recorded video premiered today on YouTube. Click here to listen to "Good (Can't Be Anything Else)... << Full Report >>

Elevation Worship Elevation Worship Releases "LION: Live From The Loft" Acoustic LP Today

Today, Elevation Worship drops LION: Live From The Loft. Encompassing ten tracks, the uniquely created album offers six reworked songs initially from the LION album, which was released in March of this year, along with a few brand new tracks. Click HERE to listen... << Full Report >>

Radiate Music Signs Justin Warren To Exclusive Recording Contract

Radiate Music announces the signing of Raleigh, NC-based singer / songwriter and worship leader Justin Warren, who is set to release his debut single on the label next month... << Full Report >>

Former FFH Member, Jonathan Firey, Releases Instrumental Acoustic Album, "Taste Of The Valley"

Former member of popular CCM band FFH, singer/songwriter and now solo guitarist Jonathan Firey, has released his first acoustic instrumental album titled, Taste of the Valley, featuring a collection of nine original songs inspired by the iconic Santa Ynez Valley, a new place he and his family call home. The album is available... << Full Report >>

*Thursday, August 18, 2022*


Brandon Lake Brandon Lake Announced as Worship Artist for The Dangerous Good Conference

GRAMMY® Award-winning artist and songwriter, Brandon Lake, will lead worship at The Dangerous Good Conference at Celebration Church in Georgetown, Texas on Aug. 27. The one-day event hosted by Every Man Ministries (EMM) aims to inspire attendees with the truth about masculinity, equipping them to have a positive impact on their families and communities... << Full Report >>

Don Moen Don Moen Releases Encouraging New Song, "Great Is Your Mercy"

Don Moen has released a new song, "Great Is Your Mercy," available on all music platforms now. The internationally renowned singer/songwriter and worship music icon was inspired to write the song by Psalm 86:12-13, which says. "I will praise You, O Lord my God, with all my heart, and I will glorify Your... << Full Report >>

*Wednesday, August 17, 2022*


for King & Country for KING and COUNTRY Make Their Grand Ole Opry Debut

Multi-GRAMMY® Award winning duo and Curb | Word Entertainment recording artist FOR KING + COUNTRY made their Grand Ole Opry debut on Friday, Aug. 12. Brothers Joel and Luke Smallbone stepped onto the world-renowned stage to perform songs from their second Top 10 album on the Billboard 200, WHAT ARE WE WAITING FOR?... << Full Report >>

The Maranatha Project's Ross Crawford Drops New Single

Ross Crawford, a worship artist and songwriter from Tulsa, Oklahoma, is releasing a single titled “Child of Mine” to Christian AC and Worship-formatted radio outlets today. Crawford also is founder and leader of the worship collective The Maranatha Project... << Full Report >>

*Tuesday, August 16, 2022*


Sandi Patty Acclaimed Vocalist Sandi Patty to Perform at Fresh Hope for Mental Health's "Celebration of Hope"

On Sept. 22, world-renowned Christian music artist Sandi Patty will appear at The Relevant Center in Elkhorn, Nebraska, for “Celebration of Hope.” Hosted by the faith-based nonprofit Fresh Hope for Mental Health, “Celebration of Hope” will be an evening filled with music and inspiration... << Full Report >>

Sarai Korpacz Debuts New Worship Song, "Scepter"

New York-based Christian singer-songwriter and recording artist Sarai Korpacz is an artist who truly inspires. Building off the momentum of several successful releases in a row over the last year plus, the interest in her work continues to rise. Sarai understands the true power of worship. She gave her life to Christ at the early age of six and... << Full Report >>

The Baylor Project Announce New Live Album, "The Evening: Live at Apparatus"

Be A Light, in collaboration with Motown Gospel, proudly announces the September 2, 2022 release of The Evening: Live at APPARATUS, a new live album from 4x GRAMMY® nominated duo The Baylor Project. This immersive, soul-stirring set was recorded in front of an engaged live audience at APPARATUS — an interdisciplinary design studio in New York City. For three magical... << Full Report >>

G.L.O Releases New Single "The Good News" To Radio

“The Good News,” a new single from Rapper/Singer-Songwriter G.L.O, which stands for God’s Love Only, is set to go for adds to Christian radio today. The single, which went to retail earlier this month, will be serviced to Christian AC and Christian Hot AC/CHR-formatted radio outlets. A poignant and uplifting video for “The Good... << Full Report >>

*Monday, August 15, 2022*


Mac Powell Mac Powell Announces Fall Tour; Tickets on Sale Friday, August 19th

The Awakening Foundation announces the "Mac Powell & Friendstourkicking off October 25th with tickets going on sale this Friday, August 19th at Noon ET (click here). Concert-goers can expect a night of songs filled with faith and the stories behind... << Full Report >>

3 Heath Brothers Release "Into The Deep" Music Video, Win at Film Festival

In July, the 3 Heath Brothers released Into The Deep, their second album on Horizon Records, which puts an emphasis on bold, fresh... << Full Report >>

New York Times' Best-Selling Author Lysa Terkeurst Fall Book Tour on Sale Now

New York Times' best-selling author and speaker Lysa TerKeurst will be celebrating her new book, Good Boundaries and Goodbyes, this fall on her book tour presented by Transparent Productions. Her tour will hit nine markets where she will meet with communities to talk about how to love others well without losing who you are in... << Full Report >>

*Friday, August 12, 2022*


Amy Grant Amy Grant Postpones September and October Tour Dates!

Amy Grant's management has announced that Grant will be postponing her previously scheduled tour dates in September and October due to needing more time to recover from injuries and a concussion sustained in a bicycling accident that occurred in Nashville on July 27, 2022. All concerts will be rescheduled throughout February - April 2023 and tickets will... << Full Report >>

1K Phew 1K PHEW Releases New Single and Video, "Church House Trap House"

“GOSPEL RAP IS BACK” affirms 1K Phew on the stage at the 37th Annual Stellar Awards after he and Reach Records label mate and mentor, Lecrae, were awarded Rap/Hip Hop Album of the Year for their collaborative album, No Church In A While... << Full Report >>

Apollo LTD Apollo LTD Releases "Soul Worth Saving" To Radio

Residence/Centricity Music’s cinematic, alternative-pop duo Apollo LTD releases to radio its first single and video of 2022, “Soul Worth Saving.” Listed as New and Active on the Billboard Christian Airplay chart, the song was written by Apollo LTD’s Jordan Phillips and Adam Stark... << Full Report >>

Avalon Worship Avalon Worship Releases Live Version of "You Deserve It All"

The song is featured on the talented worship ensemble's Avalon Worship project, released earlier this year. “When we find ourselves at our end, with very little left to give to anything or anyone, it’s then that - through a sacrifice of praise to our Creator, that He meets us and gives us the strength we... << Full Report >>

Blessing Offor Blessing Offor Releases Latest Track, "My Tribe"

Multi-talented singer songwriter and Top 5 Billboard artist Blessing Offor today released his latest track “My Tribe,” available on all digital streaming platforms. Starting off with a breakbeat reminiscent of soul music’s greatest moments, Blessing’s voice quickly comes into focus as his band starts to fill in. A fuzzy sawtooth synth... << Full Report >>

Brian Courtney Wilson Brian Courtney Wilson Drops New Song, "Always Peace"

3x Grammy nominee Brian Courtney Wilson drops a new song, “Always Peace,” on all digital platforms today, along with the performance video... << Full Report >>

Crowder Crowder and Dante Bowe Join Atop the Atlanta Skyline for "God Really Loves Us"

From a rooftop in downtown Atlanta, 3x GRAMMY nominee Crowder and GRAMMY-winning Dante Bowe come together for the picturesque video “God Really Loves Us,” out today (8.12). Directed by Patrick Tohill, the skyline is on full display, as Crowder and Bowe’s resounding vocals float high above Atlanta while the sun sets on another day — and another... << Full Report >>

Danny Gokey Danny Gokey Announces "Jesus People" Tour Featuring Jordan Feliz and Tasha Layton

Transparent Productions is excited to announce that tickets for Danny Gokey's "Jesus People" Tour are currently on sale. Three-time GRAMMY® nominee and American Idol alum Danny Gokey will kick off the 27-city tour on September 22 in Vienna, VA, and... << Full Report >>

Lathan Warlick Lathan Warlick's New EP, "Let's Be Honest," Is Out Now!

Lathan Warlick, the genre-bending artist, rapper, songwriter, and viral music sensation, releases his latest project today, the four-song EP Let's Be Honest. Click HERE to listen... << Full Report >>

Zahriya Zachary Makes Bethel Music Solo Debut with "Simple Ways"

Today, Bethel Music artist Zahriya Zachary has debuted her first solo single “Simple Ways.” The gospel infused song speaks the simple joys in life that often go overlooked in the chaos of day to day life. It encourages others to recognize that if you focus so much on the future you are missing the answered prayers of today. Zahriya first made her Bethel Music debut on... << Full Report >>

Tasha Cobbs Leonard Readies the Release of Live-Recorded Album HYMNS with New Single

Grammy, Billboard Music, Stellar, and Dove Award-winning musician and songwriter Tasha Cobbs Leonard readies the release of her forthcoming album Hymns, out October 7 via Motown Gospel. Cobbs Leonard took to social media this week to tease fans with the awaited album cover and they swarmed the artist with excitement. Earlier this year in Chicago, Cobbs Leonard hosted a live album recording... << Full Report >>

Rick Lee James' "As I Walk These Halls" Spotlights Hospital Ministry

Acclaimed singer/songwriter and author Rick Lee James returns with the thought provoking “As I Walk These Halls,” out today. The upbeat, electric guitar-driven track penned by James offers a glimpse into the challenging, yet hope-filled, ministry that takes place in hospitals... << Full Report >>

Marcus Jordan Reaches Top 15 on Billboard Gospel Airplay Chart with "Call on the Name"

Singer/Songwriter Marcus Jordan earns another career milestone by reaching the top 15 on Billboard Gospel Airplay chart this week with his radio single "Call On The Name." The song, which Marcus wrote spends its 15th week in the Top 30. This marks the... << Full Report >>

UK Worship Leader Luke Wareham Releases "Pure Heart" EP

Luke Wareham’s highly anticipated new 5 track EP ‘Pure Heart’ is out on the 12th August, The EP features Chris Sayburn, Donna Akodu, Lou Fellingham, Marc James and Michelle Lutz... << Full Report >>

"Going Steady" is Modern Temple's Lively Love Song for the Summer

With playful candor and lighthearted fun, Modern Temple releases their first love song in the form of a bouncy, high-energy track perfect for sunny days and catching feelings. “Going Steady,” out August 12, is no run-of-the-mill love song. Balancing both the excitement of finding a partner with the... << Full Report >>

Cypress Spring Shares New EP, Music Video

Christian country hip-hop artist Cypress Spring is proud to announce the release of his debut evangelical EP, Rebel Rebornvia Average Joes Entertainment. Kalan Miller takes the beloved Cypress sound and fuses it with elements of Christianity as he shares his testimony through hard-hitting bars. The EP... << Full Report >>

*Thurssday, August 11, 2022*


Natalie Grant Natalie Grant Announces "An Evening With Natalie Grant Featuring Bernie Herms"

Due to the high demand, Curb | Word Entertainment’s Natalie Grant is excited to announce an extension of her spring tour with husband and GRAMMY® award winner, Bernie Herms, “An Evening with Natalie Grant featuring Bernie Herms.” Fans can expect an elegant, intimate evening of world class vocals and music. The... << Full Report >>

Writing Rounds Worship Releases New Track, Music Video At Midnight

Writing Rounds is a budding, influential two-year old virtual community of creative strangers – stretching from Australia to Washington state - who came together during the height of the COVID-19 pandemic to write songs together. The co-founders, singer Jessica Hitte and producer LeBron Arnwine, have now dropped a new track, “A Million Pieces” (Writing Rounds, LLC / Tyscot), as Writing... << Full Report >>

*Wednesday, August 10, 2022*


Dove Awards 53rd Annual GMA Dove Awards Nominees Announced!

The Gospel Music Association is pleased to announce nominees for the 53rd Annual GMA Dove Awards. Top nominations include songwriter and producer Jeff Pardo with nine (9) nominations, Matthew West and Maverick City Music with seven (7) nominations each, six (6) nominations for Anne WilsonBen GloverFOR KING + COUNTRYJeff Sojka... << Full Report >>

Gotee Records Announces the Signing AGUILAR to their Roster

Gotee Records announces the signing of the husband and wife duo, AGUILAR, which is Gotee's Courtnie Ramirez and her husband Edgar Aguilar. They have released their first single on Gotee, "Jireh," a Spanish version of the Elevation Worship and Maverick City Music hit. Edgar, who is one of the worship directors at Elevation Church... << Full Report >>

Nathan Kistler's Nation's Capitol Performance of "The Lord's Prayer" Goes Viral, Video Hits over 1.2 Million Views

For over 10 years, Nathan Kistler has ministered to countless members of Congress in Washington, DC. Nathan and his wife, Amber Nelon Kistler, serve as the executive directors of Hope to the Hill, a relational evangelistic ministry, presenting Christ in a loving and direct manner to members of both political parties... << Full Report >>

Petrina Pacheco Releases "My Savior" To Radio

“My Savior,” a new single from singer/songwriter Petrina Pacheco goes for adds today to Christian AC-formatted radio outlets. The song follows “I’m Not Her Anymore,” which debuted at No. 1 at CRC Weekly. “My Savior,” co-written by Pacheco and John Chisum, was produced by Chris Springer for iNOV8 Productions Inc... << Full Report >>

*Tuesday, August 9, 2022*


toby Awakening Foundation Sells Out Two Nights at Red Rocks

Awakening Foundation, powered by Awakening Events, is thrilled to announce that K-LOVE Presents Live At Red Rocks, held last week at the legendary Denver-based amphitheater, was completely sold out in advance and attracted 17,488 people in a two-night capacity. With performances on August 4 and 5, Live At Red Rocks featured the musical talents of artists such as TobyMac, Tauren Wells, Danny Gokey, Matthew West, Jordan Feliz, Mac Powell, Cory Asbury, Katy Nichole, and Riley Clemmons... << Full Report >>

Lakewood Music Debuts Lead Single "Can I Get An Amen" To Yankee Stadium In New York City

Lakewood Music, one of today’s premier worship groups, based in Houston, Texas debuted its new single, “Can I Get An Amen,” with combined viewership across the globe of over 1 million people at the venerable Yankee Stadium in New York City. The lead-off single is from the group’s upcoming Fall 2022 full-length sophomore release... << Full Report >>

NBC The Voice Finalist Jeremy Rosado Signs with Capitol Christian Music Group

NBC The Voice Season 21 finalist Jeremy Rosado has officially signed a recording contract with Capitol Christian Music Group. Rosado is currently working on new music with plans to release songs later this year, and will hit the road with Newsboys this fall on their STAND Together Tour... << Full Report >>

Michael Edmonds Releases "Hands Up"

Nashville-based singer/songwriter and recording artist Michael Edmonds is releasing a new single, “Hands Up,” to Christian AC, Christian Hot AC/CHR, and gospel-formatted radio outlets today. The song is available exclusively at A-Sides Radio Promotion... << Full Report >>

*Monday, August 8, 2022*


Amanda Danziger Amanda Danziger Releases Her Summer Song, "Refining Fire," the Third Installment to Her Seasons Project This Year

"Refining Fire" is the third installment to Amanda Danziger's Seasons project, representing the summer season this Friday August, 12. Danziger’s Seasons project has taken us on a journey of cinematic themes. Each song that was released this year is a musical journey that takes the imagination into a dream state... << Full Report >>

Greg Oliver Agency Announces Staff Promotion And Additions

GOA Music & Speakers (Greg Oliver Agency, Inc.) is proud to announce a staff promotion along with three additions to its team. GOA Music Sr. Agent Ember Tanksley has been promoted to VP and will oversee all operations of GOA Music. Two new Booking Coordinators have joined the team - David Richt and Courtney Long - and Justin Dorris has been appointed agent for GOA... << Full Report >>

Justin Kendrick's "The Sacred Us" Offers Compelling Case for Connection

New England-based church planter, pastor and author Justin Kendrick presents a compelling case for connection in his latest title, “The Sacred Us: A Call To Radical Christian Community,” releasing September 6 from David C Cook and available for preorder now. With skyrocketing statistics of loneliness and... << Full Report >>

Carlos Whittaker Tickets Are On Sale Now For Porter's Call Annual Event "Evening Of Stories"

For the first time in more than ten years, individual tickets are now available to attend the annual benefit "Evening Of Stories." The anticipated event supports Porter's Call, a non-profit dedicated to providing counsel, support, and encouragement for touring and recording artists and their families, will take place on Tuesday, August 30, 2022, at 7:30 p.m., at the newly opened Fisher Center for the Performing... << Full Report >>

*Friday, August 5, 2022*


Lecrae Lecrae Releases New Single and Video, "Spread the Opps"

Before releasing the #1 album in the country, Anomaly (2014), multi-Grammy/Dove/Stellar Award-winning rapper Lecrae dropped arguably the most seminal project in his catalog, Church Clothes Vol. 1 (2012)... << Full Report >>

Reach Records Reach Records Cancels The We Are Unashamed Tour Part II!

In an unexpected move, Reach Records has announced the cancellation of The We Are Unashamed Tour Part II. The tour was supposed to boast the united talents of Lecrae, Andy Mineo, Trip Lee, Tedashii, 1K Phew, Wande, WHATUPRG and Hulvey. In an announcement today, Reach stated: "To the Unashamed, We regret to inform you due to logistical issues, we are unable to move forward with the Unashamed Tour Part II. Ticket holders for all canceled shows will receive an automatic refund... << Full Report >>

Local Sound Debut Album from Nashville Band and Movement Local Sound Releases Today

Nashville-based band Local Sound introduce their debut album 'This Is My Local'. After many prolific years of singles and EP releases, Local Sound explore new horizons with their first full length record, one that unveils more of their heart for Christ-centred communities... << Full Report >>

29:11 Worship 29:11 Worship Release New Single, "Living Testimony"

“Living Testimony”, the new track from Arizona worship team, 29:11 Worship is now available (DREAM Worship) to all digital retail and streaming outlets worldwide.  Featuring Jaden Moody, “Living Testimony” was produced by Jaden Moody and written by Zion Rempel and Jaden Moody.  The deeply heartfelt track is a beautiful reminder that God is not done with us yet... << Full Report >>

Dreamers Dreamers Releases New Song "Keep In Step" Now Available

Australian-based Dreamers releases their new song today “Keep In Step” available on DREAM Records. Produced by Lawrence Davies & Mark Griffiths and written by Ryan Hsu and Daniel Menelaou, this uplifting track highlights the exciting, honest & fresh new sound that is Dreamers. The single is the first to be released from their live recording, captured on a Friday night in Adelaide, South Australia earlier this year... << Full Report >>

Jonathan McReynolds Jonathan McReynolds Debuts New Single, "Your World"

GRAMMY and Stellar Award winner Jonathan McReynolds returns with a new sound on the brand new single, "Your World" (MNRK Music Group). "Your World" reminds the listener of God's sovereignty - it's a bop... << Full Report >>

Jekalyn Carr Watch the 37th Stellar Gospel Music Awards this Sunday Night on BET at 8PM ET/OT

The highly anticipated Gospel event of the year, the 37th Annual Stellar Gospel Music Awards, is set to air this Sunday, August 7, at 8 pm ET / PT, on BET and BET Her. Hosted by recording artists Jekalyn Carr and Kierra Sheard-Kelly, this year’s celebration promises to inspire audiences... << Full Report >>

Vincent Bohanan Vincent Bohanan and SOV Releases "Jesus Saved the Day" Single

Vincent Bohanan’s rousing “Jesus Saved the Day” causes on-the-spot pandemonium the moment it begins, is one of the most streamed songs off of Bohanan’s Live from Chicago album and is now the latest digital single release from HezHouse Entertainment... << Full Report >>

FiveTwenty Presents: "RISE" Collaboration with BRM and BrodieDaVinci

Life has a way of pulling us down and trying to stop us from reaching the pinnacle of God’s path for us. It is in these moments where we discover who we are. Do we remain beaten, or do we RISE? With the latest collaboration between Rapture Ready North artists BRM and BrodieDaVinci, that is exactly the moments that are put... << Full Report >>

Randy Weston and Judah Band Release New Album, "Made for This"

Randy Weston & Judah Band are known for edgy, life-changing music, and Made for This does not disappoint. Listeners will hear elements of gospel, hymns, funk, and soul music throughout the project. The overarching theme is that we are blessed and built for whatever is going on in our lives. The brand-new album Made For This is available now wherever music is sold and streamed... << Full Report >>

Blanca Curb | Word Entertainment's Blanca Debuts "Mi Sanador," Spanish Version of Hit Single "The Healing"

Award-winning Curb | Word Entertainment artist Blanca debuts “Mi Sanador,” the Spanish version of her current radio hit “The Healing,” today (8/5) — listen HERE. The fresh track — reimagined in her heart language — comes on the heels of the announcement of her highly-anticipated album, The Heartbreak And The Healing, set to arrive September 23, 2022... << Full Report >>

Josh Baldwin Josh Baldwin Debuts New Single and Video for "Narrow Road"

Today, Bethel Music artist and gold selling singer-songwriter Josh Baldwin has released a new single, “Narrow Road,” the first from his forthcoming album. The passionate track shares a message of faith that God is with you on every journey, no matter how arduous. The road may be difficult to follow at times but that challenge makes the reward all the better. In addition... << Full Report >>

Thrasher Sound Labels Sign Multi-Year Music Distribution Deal with CDX Records/Sony Orchard

Two-time #1 charted songwriter and producer Jimmy Thrasher, along with his business partner and wife Melissa, are proud to announce their signing with CDX Records/Sony Orchard for distribution of their labels under the Thrasher Sound, LLC umbrella. Jimmy notched his first #1 by co-writing and co-producing “Modern Day Wonder... << Full Report >>

*Thursday, August 4, 2022*


Big Daddy Weave Big Daddy Weave Announces "Only The Beginning Tour" Featuring Austin French and Hannah Kerr

Transparent Productions is excited toannounce Big Daddy Weave's "Only The Beginning Tour 2022" this fall. The 20-city tour will kick off October 5 in Davenport, IA, and will wrap on November 20 in Myrtle Beach, SC, and feature special guests Austin French and Hannah Kerr... << Full Report >>

Tamela Mann Tamela Mann and Comedian David Mann Bring the Overcomer Mann Family Tour

Grammy® Award-Winning Platinum Recording Artist Tamela Mann and NAACP Image® Award-Winning Comedian David Mann bring their Overcomer Mann Family Tour to a city near you this fall. Featuring David, Tamela, son David Mann Jr, daughters La’Tia Mann and Tiffany Mann, the evening includes music, comedy, and family... << Full Report >>

MercyMe Bart Millard to Join Walker Hayes on NBC's Today Show August 5

MercyMe's Bart Millard to Perform "Craig" with Walker Hayes on NBC's The Today Show, tomorrow, Friday, August 5th, during their Citi Concert Series. MercyMe is featured on the recording of “Craig," from Hayes' 2021 release Country Stuff the Album... << Full Report >>

Brooklyn Tabernacle Choir StowTown Records Unveils New Label Imprint, StowTown Worship

Expanding its reach as a burgeoning leader in multi-genre entertainment, independent Gospel Music label StowTown Records announces the launch of its newest imprint, StowTown Worship. Created to serve the Church with a diverse range of music and resources, StowTown Worship has signed world-renowned genre pioneers The Brooklyn Tabernacle as its flagship... << Full Report >>

Kim Person's "Wonderful" Cracks Top 30 on Mediabase Gospel Radio Charts

Powerhouse vocalist and five-time Stellar Award-nominated singer Kim Person celebrates another career milestone. The North Carolina native's current radio single "Wonderful" has cracked the Top 30 on the Mediabase Gospel Radio chart... << Full Report >>

*Wednesday, August 3, 2022*


Lecrae Lecrae Announces "Church Clothes 4"

Before releasing the #1 album in the country, Anomaly (2014), multi-Grammy/Dove/Stellar Award-winning rapper Lecrae dropped arguably the most seminal project in his catalog, Church Clothes Vol. 1 (2012), hosted by DJ Don Cannon. In the ten years since the first Church Clothes mixtape dropped, no one has been able to surpass the heights that Lecrae has reached, crossing CHH over... << Full Report >>

toby TobyMac to Host One-Night-Only Immersive Album Experience

Seven-time GRAMMY winner TobyMac is inviting his fans to join him for a free, one-night only, 360° immersive audio and visual experience of his brand new album LIFE AFTER DEATH on August 25, 2022. Sponsored by Amazon Music, the event is free, but a reserved, timed ticket is required... << Full Report >>

Skillet Skillet Celebrates RIAA Certification 5x Platinum for "Monster"

12x platinum rockers SKILLET recently returned from Europe after a summer trek of eight countries, playing in front of 300,000 including Austria, France, Italy, Switzerland and the UK. This was the band's first trip back since their 2020 tour dates had to be cancelled due to the pandemic.... << Full Report >>

Nashville Worship Collective Launches with Debut Single, "Watery Grave"

Nashville Worship Collective (NWC) is proud to announce the release of their debut single, “Watery Grave.” Recorded live in early 2022, “Watery Grave” is the first release from their forthcoming EP, Nashville Worship Collective Volume 1 which will include three more releases this year. The collective was formed to unite worship leaders through connection, empowerment, and training in the Nashville area with... << Full Report >>

James Fortune James Fortune Releases New Album, "My Life"

James Fortune just released My Life, his twelfth album, on his FIYA World label in partnership with MNRK Music Group. The album’s nine songs were birthed out of an especially challenging time in Fortune’s life. “I believe that what comes from the heart reaches the heart,” he said. “So I began to write songs out of my own life, dealing with pressure and... << Full Report >>

Ricky Skaggs To Make First Appearance at Ark Encounter during 40 Days & 40 Nights Gospel Music Festival

Iconic and legendary multi-award winner RICKY SKAGGS will make his debut performance at the ARK ENCOUNTER on August 12, 2022. The appearance is a part of the 40 Days & Nights of Gospel Music Festival held at the Williamstown, KY attraction from August 2, 2022 - September 10, 2022... << Full Report >>

*Tuesday, August 2, 2022*


Mosaic MSC Mosaic MSC Releases "Thanks" EP Today

Chart-topping Los Angeles-based group Mosaic MSC releases the multi-track EP, Thanks, featuring six versions of their hit song "This Is How I Thank The Lord." The new EP features five new alternate versions of the song including live, remix, and Spanish versions in addition to a track featuring Cody Carnes, Amanda Cook, and Joe L Barnes, which marks only the second time Mosaic MSC has partnered with a featured artist outside of... << Full Report >>

Natasha Owens "American Patriot" Natasha Owens to Appear at CPAC Texas on August 4th

Natasha Owens, a rising star in the conservative movement, will make an appearance at CPAC Texas on August 4th alongside former President Donald J. Trump, Sean Hannity, Glenn Beck, Sen. Ted Cruz, Sarah Palin, and many more. CPAC (Conservative Political Action Conference) is the largest and most influential gathering of conservatives in the world... << Full Report >>

Greg Monk has Released a Groovy, Upbeat Single Entitled "Lift Him Up" Off His Upcoming New Album, "Agape Love"

Greg Monk has released a groovy, upbeat single entitled “Lift Him Up” off his upcoming new album “Agape Love.” Greg Monk has released a groovy, upbeat single entitled “Lift Him Up” from his upcoming new album “AGAPE Love.”... << Full Report >>

Newsboys Newsboys Release New Digital Single, "King of Kings"

The Christian music group, Newsboys, recently released their take on the popular worship song, “King of Kings”. The up-tempo version features additional vocals from Bart Millard of MercyMe. Click here to listen... << Full Report >>

*Monday, August 1, 2022*


Phyre Garza Taps El Vow and Halo For New Single, "Las Calles"

For many, the streets stay calling. The question is, what is the message that they are trying to send? Phyre Garza has experienced nearly every possibility the streets have to offer coming up in Houston. In high school he was a member of the crew “The Pure Playaz”, a local gang affiliation. He quickly realized that the rules of the streets come with a high... << Full Report >>


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This Tuesday, September 27, 2022
SINGLES
Justin McRoberts War Stories - Single (independent)


This Friday, September 30, 2022
ALBUMS
Avalon Worship Avalon Worship (Expanded Edition) [Red Street]
Cody Carnes God is Good! [Capitol CMG]
The Chitans Shoulder to Shoulder [Horizon]
Disciple Back Again (2003) CD Re-Release [Girder]
Disciple By God (2001) CD Re-Release [Girder]
Disciple This Might Sting A Little CD Re-Release [Girder]
Disciple What Was I Thinking (1995) CD Re-Release [Girder]
JJ Hairston Believe Again [Tribl/JamesTown]
Evvie McKinney Love, Evvie McKinney [Capitol CMG]
Stephen McWhirter If Everything Falls - EP [Lula Street]
Outbreakband JESUS [Integrity]
SEU Worship Heart Cry [Provident]
Shaylee Simeone Streams of Worship EP [Lula Street]
Social Club Misfits Everybody Loves a Comeback Story [Capitol CMG]
WHATUPRG New Hollywood [Reach]
Zach Williams A Hundred Highways [Provident]
Ian Yates Between The Joy And The Sorrow: Part 2 [7Core Music]

SINGLES
AdoracioŽn Vin~a Quiero Cantar - Single [Integrity]
Meredith Andrews Carry The World - Single [Word Worship]
HolyName Creed (ft. Eric Gregson of xDeathstarx) - Single [Facedown]
Ellie Holcomb Sounding Joy - Single [Capitol CMG]
InSalvation Hart vol lof - Single [Integrity]
Kutless Words of Fire - Single [BEC]
Moriah Trust - Single [Cathedral Company]
REVERE Cantarei (Meu Salvador) / Risen Savior (Sing My Soul) [feat. Dwan Hill and Ana Luiza Ferreira Tristao] - Single [Integrity]
Kierra Sheard Miracles (ft. Pastor Mike Jr.) - Single [Karew / RCA]
Justin Warren All Things Well - Single [Radiate]
Emilie Weiss Maybe - Single [BEC]
Brian Courtney Wilson I Will See - Single [Motown Gospel]


Next Friday, October 7, 2022
ALBUMS
Israel & New Breed Worship Anywhere [District 11]
John Marc Kohl Still [The Worship Initiative]
Tasha Cobbs Leonard HYMNS [Motown Gospel]
Zauntee Life I Chose - EP [BEC]

SINGLES
David Dunn Hurt Is - Single [BEC]
TWICE + KingsPorch Yo Declaro a Christo (I Speak Jesus - Spanish) - Single [BEC]
Vineyard Worship Look To Him (I See The Light) - Single [Vineyard]
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