Instrumental Praise and Worship saxophonist Cameron Ross has released his sophomore album, 'Power,' hoping to expand his music ministry reach and offer another gateway to worship. The Arkansas-native and music educator combines today's most popular Praise and Worship songs and original instrument tunes, using his saxophone to create an atmosphere of worship and engaging musical experience for audiences who love Christian and Jazz music.
Gospel Group Vincent Tharpe And Kenosis (VTK) To Release Their Second Album, 'Super Excited,' On July 20
Memphis-based Gospel artist Vincent Tharpe and Kenosis (VTK) are announcing the release of their sophomore album, 'Super Excited,' releasing everywhere on July 20. The new album follows their 2014 Stellar-nominated debut album 'Vincent Tharpe And Kenosis: Live In Memphis,' and holds true to VTK's signature energetic performances and gifted vocals, showcasing more of the group's electrifying delivery and a matured level of songwriting.
Acclaimed singer-songwriter Martin Smith has released the latest single and lyric video, "Leap Of Faith," from his upcoming live solo album, Love Song For A City. The new song is written by Smith, Kathryn Scott, and Nick Herbert and is available everywhere now, with the lyric video ready for viewing at the end of this article.
St. Louis' own Gospel group God's Chosen (GC3) on Friday released their self-titled third album, 'God's Chosen,' on Dream Gospel in partnership with G. Favored Entertainment Group. The ten-track album is filled with worship anthems and singable praise songs, equally at home in churches as in personal worship.
Acclaimed recording artist Plumb today independently released her latest album, Beautifully Broken, in partnership with Centricity Music. Featuring last year's hit single "God Help Me" and the current single "Beautifully Broken," the 11-track album's title track is also featured in an upcoming movie by Big Film Factory with the same name releasing on Aug. 24.
Riley Clemmons To Release Her Self-Titled Full-Length Debut Album On Aug. 3, Featuring Hit Single "Broken Prayers" And More
18-year-old singer-songwriter Riley Clemmons is gearing up to release her awaited self-titled debut full-length project on Capitol CMG on Aug. 3. The new 12-track LP features songs such as Clemmons breakthrough hit and lead single "Broken Prayers," along with the newly released "Better For It."
Up-and-coming pop duo About The Author has released their latest single and music lyric video, "Pray More Worry Less." The new song gives a small taste of the professionalism, passion, hope, and faith bound up in the group, consisting of long-time friends Mark Shiner and Derek Overton.
Nashville-based singer-songwriter Curt Anderson was recently invited to lead worship at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C. The artist shared selections from his latest release, 'Every Moment Vol. II,' during Capitol Worship, a bipartisan weekly service for members of Congress and Capitol Hill staff. The evening culminated with Anderson leading attendees in song at the Historic Capitol Rotunda.
Gospel Great Fred Hammond Releases 'The Best Of Fred Hammond' On Verity Records, Featuring 3 All-New Songs
Legendary gospel artist Fred Hammond is releasing a new collection of songs with Verity Records, 'The Best of Fred Hammond.' The twelve-track release celebrates the impressive catalog of songs from the Grammy Award-winning artist along with three all-new tracks.
Up-and-coming Gospel artist Christina Bell, formerly of the group Zie'l, on Wednesday announced that she has signed with legendary Malaco Music Group for an upcoming solo album. In a press statement, the Shreveport, Louisiana-native is described as a "standout talent, whose powerful vocals have captured the attention of heavyweights in the industry."
Grammy-Winning Zach Williams Receives Gold Plaque Following 'Prison-Shaking' "Chain Breaker" Success
Acclaimed recording artist Zach Williams earlier this week was presented with the official gold plaque for his "prison-shaking" and record-breaking single, "Chain Breaker," after it became RIAA Certified Gold earlier this year. He accepted the plaque surrounded by his family, management, label team, and fellow songwriters Mia Fieldes and Jonathan Smith.
Delirious?-Frontman Martin Smith To Release First Live Solo Album, 'Love Song For A City,' In July On Integrity Music
Acclaimed artist and songwriter Martin Smith has announced that he will release his first live solo album in July, Love Song For A City, after having recently signed with Integrity Music. The new album was recorded live in eleven countries and more details about the project will be made available here at BREATHEcast as soon as they become available.
Former Nickelodeon Producer Butch Hartman To Launch Oaxis Entertainment: A 24/7 Entertainment Streaming Service For The Whole Family
Long-time Nickelodeon producer and creator Butch Hartman has announced that he is launching Oaxis Entertainment, a new online streaming service dedicated to non-stop family-focused programming. In order to stay on track, and launch the streaming service sometime in 2019, Hartman is seeking the help of the community via a Kickstarter fundraising campaign.
Crowder To Headline "Big Church Night Out" Tour Kicking Off Oct. 4, Featuring Jordan Feliz, Sarah Reeves, Brock Gill, Jamison Strain
For the second year, the "Big Church Night Out" tour will bring churches together Oct. 4-Nov. 18 in a celebration of the beauty and diversity of the many different ways believers worship while uniting behind, "the one thing that unites us all." This year the lineup features headliner Crowder, along with Jordan Feliz and Sarah Reeves, illusionist Brock Gill, and worship leader Jamison Strain.
Australia-based worship group Planetshakers Band are announcing their latest album, 'Heaven On Earth Part Two,' to release on July 13 on Venture3 Media (V3M). The new 4-track EP follows 'Heaven On Earth Part One' released earlier this year, and was recorded live during Planetshakers' "Kingdom Conference" held last April at Hisense Arena in Melbourne, Australia.
Acclaimed Jesus Culture artist and singer-songwriter Chris McClarney on Friday released his new live album, Breakthrough. The new 10-song project is McClarney's second live album and was recorded during a concert in Sacramento, Calif., at Jesus Culture Church, and is the follow-up to his 2015 debut on Capitol CMG/Jesus Culture, Everything And Nothing Less.
Koryn Hawthorne Reveals Track List For Debut Full-Length Solo Album 'Unstoppable'; Pre-Orders Available Now
Chart-topper and "The Voice" Season 8 finalist Koryn Hawthorne has announced that pre-orders are now available for her upcoming solo debut album, Unstoppable, coming on July 13. Along with the announcement, the 20-year-old artist also revealed the complete track list for the new project which can be found at the end of this article.
Gospel soul band Sensere on Friday released their latest single, "Win," from their upcoming album. The song is the 10-member South Florida group's second single, and the band hopes that it will turn into one of the most memorable and electrifying songs to hit radio airwaves in 2018.
Grammy-nominated Gospel artist Jekalyn Carr continues to celebrate the impact of her 2017 No. 1 Billboard single "You Will Win," and announces the "You Will Win Conference," taking place next week, June 21-22, in Southhaven, Miss.
Contemporary pop artist Joel Vaughn has announced his latest album 'Control Vol. 1' coming on July 27 on Dream Records. The first part of a two-volume EP, the upcoming album is the follow up to his two recent EP releases, Kinetic in 2016 and last year's Surrender, and will be available for pre-order beginning on July 13.
Singer-songwriter Natasha Owens has announced that she is back in the studio recording a new album. The upcoming album follows her 2017 sophomore effort, We Will Rise, which was honored with Inspirational Album of the Year at the We Love Christian Music Awards earlier this year. For the upcoming project, she has secured the help of two-time Dove Award-winning Producer of the Year, Ian Eskelin.
UK Singer-Songwriter Ian Yates Releases New Single "Blackout;" First Of Several Songs Coming In 2018
U.K.-based singer-songwriter Ian Yates on Friday released his latest single, "Blackout," on 7Core Music. The new song is the first of several new singles Yates is planning to release over the next few months.
In Time For Father's Day, Matthew West Releases Soul-Searching New Single, Lyric Video "The Beautiful Things We Miss"
Acclaimed singer-songwriter Matthew West on Friday released his latest single and lyric video "The Beautiful Things We Miss." The song, which is a cut from his latest album 'All In,' is written as a reflection of the symmetry of West's own life and career, and the lyric video presses pause on the most precious moments in life for West, reminding him of his role as husband and dad.
Grammy-winning singer-songwriter Francesca Battistelli on Friday released her latest single and music video, "The Breakup Song." The new song, which the singer says has been a passion project, is a bold statement against fear and is available to stream or download at all digital outlets now.
Nashville-based singer-songwriter Rachael Nemiroff recently released her new single, "Circles," and is currently planning her first tour in the U.K. this fall. So far, the song which Nemiroff cowrote with fellow artist Matthew Parker, has garnered over 57,000 streams on Spotify.
Singer-Songwriter Jesse Pruett To Appear On Nashville Christian Songwriters' "Song Revolution Podcast" This Saturday, June 16
Singer-songwriter Jesse Pruett is scheduled to appear as a guest on Nashville Christian Songwriters' "Song Revolution Podcast" this Saturday, on June 16. Pruett, who released his latest album 'The Journey' earlier this year, will speak about the new project and also discuss his other work - composing songs for Hollywood movies.
Grammy-nominated youth ministry and worship collective Hillsong Young & Free have released their latest single "Just Jesus," from the upcoming studio album, 'III,' releasing on June 29. The new EDM pop track is produced by Ben Tan, Michael Fatkin, Michael Guy Chislett and Aodhan King, with lyrics by Fatkin and Ben Hastings and lead vocals by Laura Toggs.
The Wardlaw Brothers Celebrates First No. 1 Billboard Gospel Album Release With 'Stand There;' New Music Video "God Has Kept Me"
Gospel artists The Wardlaw Brothers now have more reasons to celebrate the release of their latest album, 'Stand There,' after it snags the No. 1 spot on Billboard's Top Gospel Albums chart. The five harmonizing Wardlaw siblings from Lyons, Ga., have over the past few years worked to give the Gospel Quartet genre a contemporary sound, along with what they call, "a fashionable swag."
Husband and wife duo The Gray Havens, comprised of Dave and Licia Radford, have released their latest single "Forever." The new song is a cut from their highly anticipated full-length album, currently named 'She Waits,' and expected to release later this year, with the album's title track releasing as a single earlier this year.
Singer-songwriter Ellie Holcomb on Wednesday announced that she has signed a publishing deal with Capitol Christian Music Publishing (Capitol CMP) for future projects. Holcomb released her independent solo debut, 'As Sure As The Sun,' in 2014 to great acclaim which she followed up with the release of her anticipated sophomore album, 'Red Sea Road,' last year.
Philadelphia-based singer-songwriter and worship leader Teresa Peterson has just released her latest EP, 'Faithful,' along with a new music video for the album's title track. The new EP marks Peterson's third album release, following her 2015 EP 'Freely Fully,' and 'Say Something' in 2008.
Charles Jenkins And Fellowship Chicago Releases New Single, Music Video "Can't Turn Back" From Upcoming Album
Acclaimed Gospel artist Charles Jenkins and Fellowship Chicago are back with their new radio single, "Can't Turn Back," from the upcoming album 'Keep The Faith.' "Can't Turn Back" is the second cut from the upcoming project, which also marks the group's third album, and serves as a joyous affirmation featuring a rollicking Boogie Woogie bass line, punctuated by Dixieland styled horn lines and a powerful vocal performance.
Singer-songwriter Jason Whitehorn on Friday released his latest single "Masterpiece" to radio. The song is the third single from his 2017 solo debut album, 'As Long As I Have Breath,' and is one of the oldest songs on the project, having gone through several meaningful changes along the way.
Dan Bremnes Releases Spectacular New Music Video For "Wherever I Go," Filmed In 7 Countries Across The World In Just 8 Days
Canadian singer-songwriter Dan Bremnes on Thursday released an impactful new music video for his latest single "Wherever I Go." The spectacular video was filmed during an eight-day trip around the world last year, visiting seven countries across the globe in what Bremnes describes as an attempt to set a new world record as well as tying in with the message behind the song.
NEEDTOBREATHE Releases New Single "Bullets" From Upcoming Collection 'Forever On Your Side' Releasing On July 13
Grammy-nominated southern rock band NEEDTOBREATHE has released their latest single "Bullets," capturing a gritty, throwback sound on the recording. The song is the third track from the band's upcoming collection of songs 'Forever On Your Side (Niles City Sound Sessions)' which releases on July 13.
Mack Brock Releases His Third Single "Into Dust," Credits Inspiration To Lysa TerKeurst's Upcoming Book
Singer-songwriter Mack Brock on Friday released his latest single "Into Dust." The song is Brock's third single as a solo artist following his exit from Elevation Worship earlier this year, following up the powerful "Greater Things," and "Heart Wide Open."
Koryn Hawthorne Is Releasing Her Full-Length Debut Album 'Unstoppable' On July 13, With Pre-Orders Starting June 15
The Voice finalist and debuting Christian artist Koryn Hawthorne has unveiled the cover for her upcoming debut full-length solo album, 'Unstoppable,' releasing on July 13 on RCA Inspiration. The new project will be available for pre-order on June 15 and features the spirited No. 1 hit anthem "Won't He Do It" as the lead single, which has already topped multiple Gospel, digital and airplay charts.
Hip-hop artist Steven Malcolm on Friday released his latest project, 'The Second City Part 2.' The new EP marks the second out of four EPs slated for release in Malcolm's "The Second City" series, and continues the biographical journey that begins with Malcolm's father's deportation and separation, followed by a painful childhood and teenage years, before Malcolm finds his own journey through Christ.
Pat Barrett Receives Platinum Certification Plaque From Chris Tomlin Following "Good Good Father" Success
During an album presentation held Thursday for his upcoming full-length self-titled solo debut album, singer-songwriter Pat Barrett was handed a surprise plaque by Grammy Award-winning artist Chris Tomlin, announcing the RIAA Platinum certification for the chart-topping single "Good Good Father." The song was co-written by Barrett and Tony Brown, but it was Tomlin's recording that took the song to No. 1 at radio.
Singer-Songwriter Mark Wagner Returns With New Single, Music Video "Worth Holding Onto" Featuring Brandon Heath
Singer-songwriter Mark Wagner is back with the new single "Worth Holding Onto," which he describes as a timely anthem of hope inspired by students in his Young Life collegiate ministry. The song features guest vocals by Dove Award-winning singer-songwriter Brandon Heath who came to know Christ as a Young Life participant.
Out Today: Journey Member Jonathan Cain's New Solo Album 'The Songs You Leave Behind (From the Book Don't Stop Believin')'
Last year's Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame inductee and Journey member Jonathan Cain on Friday released his awaited new album 'The Songs You Leave Behind.' The 19-track album features 2 new songs, 5 recordings never before released, and 12 more autobiographical songs curated by Cain for the audiobook companion to his book "Don't Stop Believin': The Man, the Band, and the Song that Inspired Generations."
Gospel singer Lexi on Friday released her first new album in six years, Just Listen, available for streaming and download on all digital platforms and for purchase in stores and online now. The new highly anticipated project from Motown Gospel's multi-hyphenate singer has been gaining momentum since the release of the album's lead single, "In The Room," in March.
Passion Music Announces Fall Dates For "Passion Worship Nights" Tour With Founder Loui Giglio, Special Guests Levi Lusko, Travis Greene, Trip Lee
Following a successful concert run this past spring, the award-winning worship band Passion Music has announced additional dates for their "Passion Worship Nights" tour which features the ministry's founder and pastor of Passion City Church, Louie Giglio, along with special guests; pastor Levi Lusko of Fresh Life Church; two-time Grammy-nominated Gospel artist Travis Greene; as well as hip-hop artist Trip Lee.
Atlanta-based up and coming rock band 3R1Rocks on Thursday released their new single "I'm Not Waiting." The upbeat song, which is a cut from the band's debut EP A New Beginning is written by band member Don Schrock and is going for adds at radio on Christian AC and Christian Country-formatted radio outlets.
Recently reunited rock band Rhett Walker Band has just released their latest single "Like Your Father Does," marking the second cut from the upcoming self-titled EP Rhett Walker Band releasing on Aug. 10. The new song follows the EP's first single "Say Hello," which debuted in April together with a highly engaging music video.