In less than a month since the release of MANIC DRIVE’s independent debut project VIP, the title track has hit the #1 spot on the Billboard Christian Rock charts. The song made the impressive jump up from # 5 last week knocking Lecrae's "Nuthin" out of the # 1 spot after just one week on top of the chart.
Christian Movie 'Old Fashioned' Picks a Fight with '50 Shades of Grey'; 'When Did Treating Women with Respect Become the Joke'
Get ready to rrrr-rumble! Release of the new "Fifty Shades of Grey" trailer has a video/trailer response from underdog OLD FASHIONED, also opening nationwide on Valentine's weekend 2015. OLD FASHIONED Calls Out "Fifty Shades of Grey".
Christian rapper NF expressed his thoughts on the constant Eminem comparisons in a recent interview, and said it is "annoying" to constantly be called a "knockoff."
The music of Hillsong was featured in a storythat aired last night on ABC News' program "Nightline." The segment, focused around Hillsong Church, and aired at 11:35pm CT / 12:35am ET.
Passion: The Essential Collection released this week, highlighting the best moments of Passion since its inception in 1997. The album includes some of the most-sung worship songs of all time led by renowned worship leaders such as Chris Tomlin, Kristian Stanfill, Matt Redman, David Crowder*Band, Christy Nockels and Charlie Hall. The collection also features seven live video performances along with four talks from Passion founder, Louie Giglio.
Kirk Cameron Promotes New Christmas Movie & Defends Santa Claus by Replacing St. Nick with Modern Day Evangelist Billy Graham [INTERVIEW]
Christian activist and actor Kirk Cameron is gearing up to release his new film 'Saving Christmas' on November 14 and the 'Fireproof' star opened up to BREATHEcast about his film and its controversy surrounding Christmas and Santa Claus.
Matthew West Says Young Girl with Brain Cancer's Story Inspired Song on New Album; Girl Donates Make-A-Wish to Sierre Leone [INTERVIEW 3]
Matthew West provided a sneak peek of his next album when he shared a touching story of a 12-year-old with brain cancer. His amazing story inspired the singer to create a song on his next album for her.
Trip Lee's 'Rise Get Up and Live in God's Great Story' Book Discusses Christians Struggles on Marriage, Porn, and Living a Godly Life [REVIEW]
Christian emcee and pastor, Trip Lee, recently released his album Rise, and to go along with it he wrote a book with the same name. 'Rise: Get Up and Live in God's Great Story', will be released on January 27, and BREATHEcast received an advanced copy at his album listening party in New York City.
The Rock & Worship Roadshow 2015 Tour Dates Announced; Lineup and Locations Set for February Start [TICKETS]
The 7th Annual Rock & Worship Roadshow presented by Compassion International has just released the official 2015 tour dates just days after announcing the tour's lineup. The events begin on February 18 in Dallas, TX, and the 23-date tour will run through March 29 and end in Bossier City, LA.
Solid State Releases Metal Christmas Album 'Midnight Clear' November 24; Features August Burns Red, For Today, & More
Christian heavy rock label Solid State Records is releasing their first Christmas compilation album titled Midnight Clear, which will be available in stores and online November 24th, 2014.
Former NFL QB Kurt Warner was recently slammed by critics for expressing his views regarding the theory of Evolution live on television.
Abandon Perform Acoustic Version of 'It Was Love'; Talk New Album 'Love Prevails' on BC NEWS [VIDEO]
Dove Award-nominated modern rockers Abandon have returned with their first new recording in three years, Love Prevails, and the look trio stopped by BREATHEcast for a news segment and performance of their single "It Was Love."
BC NEWS! - New Album Release "Love Prevails" from Alternative / Christian Rock Band - Abandon !!! Visit: http://www.BREATHEcast.com for the Latest Christian Entertainment News and so much more...
Family Force 5 to Release Christmas Cover of 'God Rest Ye Merry Gentleman'; Begin Winter Jam 2015 in January
Family Force 5 is releasing their new Christmas single, "God Rest Ye Merry Gentleman" on November 18.
Glenn Beck's Doctors Say His 'Faith' in 'God' Kept Him Alive Through Rapid Health Decline; Anchor Suffered Quietly for Years [VIDEO]
In an interview on The Blaze, prominent controversial television and radio host Glenn Beck publicly revealed a mysterious illness that he had been fighting. He proclaimed even his doctor said it was because of his faith in God that he was able to persevere.
Matthew West has Received Over 30,000 Story Submissions for Next Album; Says 'It's Literally Helping People Find Hope' [INTERVIEW 2]
Christian singer/songwriter Matthew West spoke to BREATHEcast and shared some thoughts about his upcoming album and how he approached over 30,000 submissions from people sharing their story with him.
Lakewood Church co-pastor Victoria Osteen will appear in an upcoming project titled 'Women of the Bible,' created by 'The Bible' executive producers Roma Downey and Mark Burnett.
Amy Grant Along with Judy Garland, Nat King Cole, and Other Christmas Icons to be Honored at Hollywood Museum Exhibit
Amy Grant will be honored at Lights, Cameras...Stars! Holidays Hollywood Style, a holiday exhibition at The Hollywood Museum honoring iconic celebrities who have made Christmas a significant part of their careers.
NEEDTOBREATHE Announces Performance at Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade; Special Photo Book Promotion Available
Christian band NEEDTOBREATHE just announced they will be performers at this year's Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade.
Well-loved Christian singer Natalie Grant unveils a new fashion line inspired by the singer and takes to social media to announce that that her site is now up and running.
The enigmatic voice of 21-year-old HillaryJane has brought a fresh approach to the world of hip-hop. While being a relative newcomer, her smooth voice and inspired words have quickly garnered both public and critical acclaim. Her debut EP Stix and Stones hit the #3 spot on the iTunes top R&B Albums chart, and her songs reached #2 on Radio U's Most Wanted, #8 on Amazon's Top Free Songs Chart and the #9 Spot on the DJBooth.net R&B Charts.
Christian rock band Project 86 just released their long-awaited 9th studio album, Knives To The Future, yesterday and the record is currently available through iTunes and from the band at http://project86.gobigwin.com/.
Duck Dynasty's Sadie Robertson and Family Reveal Emotional Messages Regarding Siblings on World Adoption Day
'Dancing With the Stars' and 'Duck Dynasty' star Sadie Robertson and her famous family recently shared their heartfelt thoughts regarding her adopted siblings on World Adoption's Day.
Native American CBS Correspondent Hattie Kauffman's Memoir Reveals How a Broken Childhood, Hunger for Success, & Marriage Led to Jesus [VIDEO]
Emmy Award- winning/news correspondent Hattie Kauffman was the top reporter at CBS during her time with the company, but in her new memoir she reveals how masking her heart breaking childhood and the anguish of marriage led her to Jesus.
This week's Bad Christian Podcast featured Jake Luhrs, vocalist of August Burns Red, and he talked about a variety of topics including using the stage as a pulpit and being Christians who are not necessarily focused on ministry.
Michael W. Smith Teams Up with Carrie Underwood and Little Big Town for CMA Country Christmas on ABC [DETAILS]
Three-time GRAMMY® winner Michael W. Smith will perform on the CMA Country Christmas special to air on ABC on Monday, December 1 at 8/7c. Smith will perform two tracks off of his top-selling Christmas album - Michael W. Smith & Friends: The Spirit of Christmas - and joining him on stage will be CMA Awards host Carrie Underwood and the newly inducted Grand Ole Opry members Little Big Town.
TobyMac Releases 'Eye'M All Mixed Up (Mega Remix/Medley)' Music Video; Features All Tracks Blended Seamlessly [WATCH]
A week into the release of TobyMac's remix album, Eye'M All Mixed Up, the Christian music pioneer now also has a Mega Remix/Medley that blends together the tracks of the album into one video.
Matthew West Talks Kansas City Royals Anthem Songs & Raising Money for Lifetime Fan with Terminal Cancer [INTERVIEW]
Christian singer/songwriter Matthew West chatted with BREATHEcast about his upcoming album, Christmas song, and being a fan of the Kansas City Royals. In part one of our interview, he shares the details of his Lorde cover and helping a fan with cancer.
CURE International, the largest provider of reconstructive surgery to disabled children in the emerging world, announced this week the addition of Chris Tomlin to its Board of Directors.
TobyMac Accused of Using Occult 'Baphomet' Image on Stage Set; Rapper Assures Fans it's a 'Moose Head and Antlers' [IMAGE]
An image on TobyMac's Facebook page is stirring up controversy with fans over what appears to be Satanic imagery, however, "Team Toby" has cleared the air and explained the picture.
Everfound Releases 'Resolution' Christmas Album; Embarks on 'Rock the Halls' Holiday Tour [TRACK LISTING]
Word Entertainment 3-piece alternative band of brothers, Everfound, caps off an extraordinary year with their Christmas EP, Resolution. While they've held a recurrent Christmas tour, "Rock the Halls," over the past few years, Resolution is the band's first Christmas project and is already receiving critical acclaim and satiating their expanding fan-base.
Pop star Katy Perry says she no longer believes in God but continues to draw attention to a song she titled "By the Grace of God," where the former Christian made several biblical references.
Bad Christian Releases 'The M Word' Book About Female Sexual Addiction; Woman Shares How Rape Led to Perversion [LISTEN HERE]
Porn and sex addiction is often something often associated with men, but what about the women who suffer in secrecy as well? Bad Christian interviewed a couple of women to put together their newest book, "The M-Word: Real Stories from Women about Masturbation, Sex Addiction, and Porn."
Garth Brooks' 'Mom' Song Addresses God's Emotional Conversation with Unborn Baby [VIDEO, TOUR DATES]
Country music legend Garth Brooks recently performed a heartfelt performance from his new single titled "Mom," which described a fictional conversation between God and an unborn baby.
'Do You Believe?' Movie by Pure Flix Entertainment Follows Success of 'God's Not Dead' [Exclusive Movie Trailer]
Check out this Exclusive feature of the "Do You Believe? Movie Trailer from the creators of "God's Not Dead" (Pure Flix Entertainment).
Singer Plumb Reveals How Broken Marriage & Panic Attacks Led to a Romantic Relationship with God [VIDEO INTERVIEW]
Plumb sat down with BREATHEcast for an intimate chat about her book and music. The singer opened up about feeling hopeless after broken marriage, her struggle with panic attacks, and finding a new found romance with God.
'Do You Believe?' Trailer Released by Pure Flix; Sean Astin, Mira Sorvino & More Star in 'God's Not Dead' Followup [EXCLUSIVE TRAILER]
Pure Flix's "God's Not Dead" followup movie, "Do You Believe?" will be released soon, and BREATHEcast has the exclusive new trailer for the film to let movie goers know what to expect.
Plumb Opens Up About Broken Marriage, Her Relationship With God & Struggle with Panic Attacks on BC Pulse [Part 1 of 2]
New (((BC PULSE))) Episode with Alternative Pop / Rock artist - Plumb !!! New Deluxe Edition of "Need You Now" in stores everywhere... Visit: http://www.BREATHEcast.com for the Latest Christian Entertainment News and so much more...
Gospel World Rocked by Tragic Death of Dr. Myles Munroe & Wife in Plane Crash; Music Stars Speak Out [VIDEO]
Internationally known author, Bible teacher, and leadership mentor - Dr. Myles Munroe, his wife Ruth and others were killed in a plane that crashed in Grand Bahama, Sunday afternoon, and some of gospel music's biggest names are publicly sharing their grief.
Switchfoot's Jon Foreman Reveals Plans to Release Four EPs in 2015 – 'Sunlight, Shadows, Darkness and Dawn'
Switchfoot's Jon Foreman made a huge musical announcement about his solo career today and hinted at the possibility of putting out four EPs next year.
Popular CCM band The Katinas has released a new video for the Grammy Award-winning song "10,000 Reasons," the first single release from the popular CCM band's upcoming album Sunday Set (releasing November 25).
Acclaimed Dove Award-nominated modern rockers Abandon return with their first new recording in three years—Love Prevails— and the album can be previewed in full on JesusFreakHideout before purchasing on iTunes.
Christian Artist Moriah Peters Stands Up for Purity; Singer says, 'Virginity is an Honor & Blessing' [VIDEO]
Christian pop singer Moriah Peters has always been a great role model for young girls since she waited until her wedding day to have her first kiss. The singer continues to uphold her reputation with a recent Facebook post proclaiming that virginity is an honor.
Project 86 Previews 'Ambigram' Song Online; New Album 'Knives to the Future' Releases November 11 [LISTEN HERE]
Project 86's new album Knives to the Future is releasing next Tuesday, November 11, and today they offered another sneak peek with the release of "Ambigram."
Carrie Underwood's 'Something In the Water' Premieres Music Video Featuring Dynamic, Sensual Dancing for Christian Song [WATCH HERE]
Popular singer Carrie Underwood kicks off her latest album with new single "Something in the Water," and although it's her first mainstream Christian release since smash hit "Jesus Take the Wheel," the song's music video has some praising the singer's spirited video and others criticizing the choreography.