Blessed with a voice that is both smoky and sweet, Lauren Daigle has forged a unique sound that combines the soulful, heart-in-throat vulnerability of Adele, with the passionate fire to serve God that Daigle admires in Brooke Fraser. Her Centricity Music debut, How Can It Be, is ripe with the kind of compelling lyrics and engaging melodies that invite listeners to draw closer to their creator, and that's just what Daigle had in mind.
Hillsong UNITED released their highly anticipated new studio album, EMPIRES, to much acclaim and fan response. EMPIRES debuted at No. 5 on the Billboard 200 chart, at No. 1 on the Billboard Christian albums chart and No. 2 on the Digital Albums chart. The album also remained in the Top 5 peaking at No. 2 on the iTunes overall albums during street week.
UNITED’s album was named the Album of the Week from USA Today last week featuring the band and project. The publication stated that “(EMPIRES‘) message may be paramount to Hillsong UNITED, but the melodies are almost as important. Like Coldplay, the group has mastered the engaging melody, and not just the ones that accompany the lyrics, but the ones in the soot ... more
Saints and Sinners, the newest release from award-winning artist Matt Maher, is a collection of songs aimed at the heart of the church. Derived from the Oscar Wilde quote, "Every saint has a past, and every sinner has a future," Maher expertly explores themes of inclusion, unity and grace. Includes the hit song "Because He Lives (Amen)."
1. Future Not My Own 2. Deliverer 3. Glory Bound 4. Land of My Father 5. Everything Is Grace 6. Sons and Daughters 7. Firelight 8. Instrument 9. Abide with me 10. Because He Lives (Amen) 11. Rest
"He Knows" is currently #7 on the R&R National Audience Chart.
Jeremy Camp returns with the all-new album I Will Follow, available February 3.
In an incredible decade-long career, Jeremy Camp has earned accolades that most artists only dream about. The list includes 5 RIAA Gold albums, over 3.5 million albums sold, a GRAMMY® nomination, 3 American Music Award nominations, 5 Dove Awards, 4 ASCAP “Songwriter of the Year” Awards and a total of 32 No. 1 radio hits across all formats. Jeremy’s previous release, Reckless, debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard Christian Albums chart in February 2013.
The new Passion album will feature bestselling artists Chris Tomlin, Crowder, Matt Redman, Christy Nockels and Kristian Stanfill.Recorded live in front of more than 40,000 college students, this year's annual events are held at Phillips Arena in Atlanta, GA and the Toyota Center in Houston, TX. Since the first release in 1998, Passion albums have sold over 1.4 million units while introducing the church to worship songs like Our God, Holy Is The Lord, How Great Is Our God, and God Of This City. The Passion Movement and the messages of founder LouieGiglio have marked the lives of millions of people around the globe, calling people everywhere to live the glory of God. From its inception, the movement of Passion has birthed ... more
"No Other Name" is the brand new, much anticipated annual live recording from Hillsong Church. Hillsong has sold over 11 million albums worldwide. The single, "Calvary," was released early as an Easter single through the church.
Hillsong Young & Free is simply and genuinely the voice of THIS generation. The NOW generation. Bringing a new sound and giving expression to what God is doing in this generation of young people, seeking to bring a message of life, hope, and freedom found only in Jesus Christ.
Young & Free carries the same heart beat as all Hillsong worship teams but seeks to write songs that would specifically connect a YOUNG PERSON to Jesus.
Senior Youth Pastor Laura Toggs writes, "I believe with all my heart that 'Young and Free' is not just our name but also our message and our mission. I believe that God is calling this generation to stand strong in their youth and their freedom... and I believe that th ... more
All The People Said Amen, Matt Maher's fourth project with Essential Records, delivers raw, worshipful moments that draw the line between the divine and the everyday. Featuring brand new songs mixed with concert versions of fan favorites, All The People Said Amen is Matt Maher at his most dynamic.
From Dove Award-winner Chris Tomlin comes a Christmas worship experience you'll cherish for years to come! Recorded live with a community of artists including Matt Redman, it features "Born That We May Have Life," "Winter Snow," and "Light of the World"---plus familiar favorites including "O Holy Night," "Hark! The Herald Angels Sing," and "Joy to the World."