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    Getting To Know You — Mallary Hope

    Ever since she knew she wanted to be a singer at 9 years old, Mallary Hope dreamed of becoming the next Dolly Parton. It wasn’t until she encountered some closed doors, heartbreak and rejection that she finally realized she was never meant to be Dolly. She was only meant to be Mallary. Now, finding her voice in Christian music, the singer/songwriter introduces the rawest form of her artistic self on her debut LP, Out of My Hands (Curb | Word Entertainment), a declaration of releasing her plans to a God who writes far better stories with our lives than we could ever imagine. Growing up in a home founded on…

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    Natalie Grant Working on New Music

    CCM/worship artist and five-time Dove Award female vocalist of the year Natalie Grant has announced her return to the studio and is officially working on new music. “And so it begins…. #inthestudio #newmusic #Iknowitsabouttime,” states a recent post. Grant, whose last full-length album was 2015’s successful Be One, released a single last month with rapper Steven Malcolm. “The truth in this song is key. Our circumstances do not dictate our God. So when the enemy tries to silence you, speak God’s truth out loud and sing EVEN LOUDER! Because when you lift your voice, Heaven comes to earth,” the singer says of “Even Louder.” Click here to stream the single. Follow Natalie on Instagram here for continued updates.

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    Jeremy Camp to Debut Brand New Single, Music Video this Friday

    Jeremy Camp announced today that he’s debuting the music video for his brand new single, “Dead Man Walking,” this Friday. Camp will be holding a live chat for the video premiere. This will be the first taste of new music from a likely forthcoming album from Camp, a first since 2017’s The Answer, which spawned hits such as the title track and “Word of Life.” Jeremy Camp has risen through the years to become of the most recognizable male vocalists in Christian music, proven by the news that there is a film biopic in the works focusing on Camp’s life, entitled I Still Believe. The film recently cast Shania Twain, who joined actors like…

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    Husband & Wife Singer/Songwriter Duo The Cashmans Appear on Cornerstone TV’s ‘Real Life’

    Evangelistic husband and wife singer/songwriter duo, The Cashmans, recently appeared as guests on the Cornerstone Television Network’s flagship show, Real Life. Jonathan and Britney Cashman performed several songs from their latest CD release, City of God, and joined hosts Tom Hollis, Amy Schafer, and Amanda Brougher to discuss their heart for evangelism and their book GO!: Making 21st Century Disciple Makers, which the couple co-wrote with theologian Andrew Sargent, PhD. “Our music and message, both in the City of God album and our book GO!, have been created to encourage people to get intentional about the Great Commission in making disciple-making disciples.” says Jonathan Cashman. “Having the opportunity to share our vision, ministry, and music with…

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    MercyMe’s ‘Imagine Nation Tour’ Announces Fall 2019 Run with Crowder and Micah Tyler

    Pittsburgh, Charlotte, Louisville, Tulsa, Austin and Ft. Worth are among the stops planned for the fall continuation of  the “Imagine Nation Tour.” Multi-platinum selling MercyMe will spearhead the run alongside fellow GRAMMY® nominee Crowder and GMA Dove nominee Micah Tyler. Recent radio favorites “Best News Ever,” “Grace Got You” and “Even If” are housed on MercyMe’s most current album LIFER, and will be among the hits included in the evening of music. 2019 has reaped both GRAMMY® and Billboard Music Award nominations for the current American Music Award winners. The tour also comes on the heels of the box office shattering film I CAN ONLY IMAGINE inspired by frontman Bart Millard’s real-life story…

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    Stars Go Dim | ‘You Know Me Better’ (acoustic)

    Chris Cleveland from Stars Go Dim stopped by the CCM Magazine Cafe today and told us how the bands new single ‘You Know Me Better’ came to be + performed it for us! *performance starts at 2:45

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    The Afters — Fear No More

    Writing and recording music written from the human experience has long been a specialty of award-winning band, The Afters. Their deep catalog of songs connects people to one another, putting words to both the answered and unanswered prayers of the heart. But when it was time to write for their new album, Fear No More, band members Josh Havens, Jordan Mohilowski, Matt Fuqua and Dan Ostebo found themselves looking inward and leaning on each other in a brand-new way. “One thing I love about our band is we’re like brothers,” Havens shares. “We really are. We’ve been through a lot together over the years and those challenges have brought us…

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    Getting To Know You — Legin

    by Annette Holloway Nigel “Legin” Anderson is a spoken word artist, Gospel/Christian hip-hop artist, podcaster and preacher/speaker who uses transparency to connect and art to communicate with his listeners. Inspired by his father’s battle with addiction, Legin speaks about fatherlessness to forgiveness, as well as racial reconciliation and urban apologetics amongst other topics, and the hope of the gospel in his music. Legin’s recent spoken word release Dark Room tells listeners that “pictures develop best in dark rooms” and that “all things work together” (Rom. 8:28) in the hands of God. Legin has appeared on stage with Lecrae and opened for artists like KB, Da’ T.R.U.T.H., Tedashii, Social Club, Canon,…

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    for KING & COUNTRY Celebrates #1 Song

    Nashville, TN (May 13, 2019) Two-time GRAMMY® award winning duo for KING & COUNTRY continue to set new personal benchmarks atop the Billboard charts. After tying massive hit “joy.” for the quickest rise to #1 in the duo’s history, recent single “God Only Knows” has accumulated 40 million streams and spent a total of six weeks at #1 on the Billboard Christian music Airplay chart—the duo’s longest reign at the top of the Billboard charts to date. Additionally, “God Only Knows” spent its 12th week leading Australia’s TCM chart—setting yet another record for Joel and Luke Smallbone—and has spent multiple weeks atop Canada’s CCM chart. “The response to this song…

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    Creation Festival Announces 2019 Artist Line-Up

    Arguably one of the biggest Christian music events in the country, Creation Music Festival is celebrating its 41st year this summer and will be drawing thousands to central Pennsylvania June 26-29 with performances from some of the biggest artists in Christian music including Skillet, Elevation Worship, Crowder, Hillsong Worship, Kari Jobe, Tenth Avenue North and Andy Mineo. This four-day outdoor event will curate the best in live music, national speakers, and entertainment for the entire family, so all can enjoy a positive and life-changing experience. The festival is set in the beautiful mountains of central Pennsylvania at the Agape Farm in Mt. Union, Penn., about an hour from Harrisburg, State…