Category : Spirit Music Update

TobyMac

TobyMac is doing drive-in shows

Plus Natalie Grant goes live from Nashville, and Newsboys needs your help…

TobyMac and several other artists will be part of a drive-in outdoor concert series this summer created by Awakening Events. The tour kicks off on June 22nd in South Carolina and runs through July 12th.


Natalie Grant and her husband Bernie Herms hosted a free online concert event, live from the iconic Ryman Auditorium in Nashville, Tennessee. Also, Grant, along with author and speaker Charlotte Gambill, has announced the new Dare To Be podcast.

Coming to you live from Nashville’s Historic Ryman Auditorium.We pray this fills your hearts and homes with peace.Love,Natalie & Bernie xx

Posted by Natalie Grant on Tuesday, May 26, 2020


Newsboys United need your help on a special project! Share how a Newsboys song has affected or influenced your life via social media.


 

Matthew West

Matthew West wants Walking Miracles

Plus Jeremy Camp shares a quarantine update, Shane & Shane join Max Lucado, and Ryan Stevenson takes you behind the song…

Matthew West is asking fans to visit his website and upload a photo to share that you’re a “Walking Miracle,” in support of his new single of the same name.


Jeremy Camp posted a new video with his wife Adie, updating fans on what he’s been up to during quarantine.


Shane & Shane joined Max Lucado for his Online Church series as a special musical guest. You can check out the archive via Youtube.


Ryan Stevenson posted a “story behind the song” video for his song “When We Fall Apart.”


 

TobyMac

TobyMac shares Lost Demos

Plus new singles from MercyMe and Hillsong Young & Free…

TobyMac released a new surprise project, called The Lost Demos. The collection contains seven never released tracks that he rediscovered while staying home during COVID-19. Also new from TobyMac is  “See The Light,” the newest single off his most recent project The Elements.


MercyMe has unveiled their brand new song, “Hurry Up And Wait,” along with a music video and lyric video. Lead singer Bart Millard said, “It reminds us that those who wait on the Lord will renew their strength. I know we can all use a little extra strength these days.”


Hillsong Young & Free dropped their third single of 2020 with “Never Have I Ever,” along with a live video. Young & Free’s Laura Toggs said, “ ‘Never Have I Ever’ puts a new spin on a familiar phrase and a chorus that’ll be stuck in your head after the first listen.”


 

Needtobreathe

NEEDTOBREATHE announces a new album

Plus CHRISTAFARI and Ryan Stevenson to release new music as well…

NEEDTOBREATHE have announced their seventh studio album Out Of Body, arriving later this year. The band has released two brand new songs to stream and download, “Hang On” and “Seasons.”


CHRISTAFARI has announced the upcoming release of a new studio album, FLY, set to release on May 21st. The first single, “Moment to Pray,” is out now, along with a new music video.


Ryan Stevenson will release Wildest Dreams, his new studio album, on June 5th. The album is available now for preorder, and the song, “Amadeo (Still My God)“, is a current Top 25 Billboard radio hit.


 

Meredith Andrews

Meredith Andrews shares alternate versions of A Million Saints

Plus for KING & COUNTRY performs on Good Morning America and Sidewalk Prophets moves their release date…

Meredith Andrews released alternate versions of her song “A Million Saints,” including Spanish, acoustic, orchestral and instrumental versions of the song.


for KING & COUNTRY premiered their uplifting new song, “TOGETHER, ” and made their debut on ABC’s Good Morning America.


Sidewalk Prophets will reschedule the release of their next album, The Things That Got Us Here, originally set to release on May 22nd. Due to COVID-19 concerns, the album is now set to release on July 3rd.


 

Big Daddy Weave

Big Daddy Weave hits #1

Plus NEEDTOBREATHE says goodbye to Bo and NEWSONG and Mark Schultz team for a tour…

Big Daddy Weave’s latest radio single “I Know” hit #1 on both the Billboard Christian Airplay and Mediabase Christian Audience chart. The song is the group’s ninth career #1 single.


NEEDTOBREATHE announced that founding member, and brother to lead singer Bear Rinehart, guitarist Bo Rinehart has decided to step down from the band.


NEWSONG & Mark Schultz announced the Just Jesus Tour, which will consist of songs from NewSong’s newly released album, Just Jesus, Mark Schultz’s album Follow, for an unforgettable evening of music.


 

Newsboys United

NEWSBOYS answers your questions

Plus MercyMe helps support COVID-19 victims and Hillsong Young & Free updates Best Friends…

NEWSBOYS recently held a video Q&A with the members of Newsboys United and Max Hsu, director of the music video for their song “Love One Another.”


MercyMe will be part of the special event Hope Rising, coming together with other great artists and Samaritan’s Purse for COVID-19 victim support. Learn more below.


Hillsong Young & Free posted “A Message for My Best Friends,” on YouTube, a reworked version of their song “Best Friends” for the COVID-19 pandemic.


 

Switchfoot

Switchfoot goes live from home

Plus TobyMac reschedules his tour and CHRISTAFARI shares a new music video…

Switchfoot launched their San Diego Bro-Am event in 2005, and sadly, the band has announced the tough decision to cancel the event for 2020. Frontman Jon Foreman has been answering questions and singing some songs on Instagram.


Tobymac’s Hits Deep Tour dates previously slated for March have been moved to August. Current tickets will be valid for the new date. DJ Maj recently held a live dance party on Tobymac’s Instagram page.


CHRISTAFARI has released a music video for their new single, “Pandemic (COVID-19 Quarantine Anthem)” from longtime label, Lion Of Zion Entertainment.


 

Crowder

David Crowder talks to Stephen Curry

Plus Paul Baloche joins Worship Circle and Matthew West and Unspoken go live…

David Crowder had the chance to join Stephen Curry on Instagram Live and discussed how God is using these moments of ashes and turning them into beauty.


Paul Baloche recorded a new podcast with Worship Circle this week on leading worship, songwriting, and more.


Matthew West and his family have been streaming on Facebook LIVE with music and some laughs!

Live From The Story House

Wednesday Night Live from the Story House! Join me! It's a sold out show… (all of my family members are here because the governor said they have to stay home) So, yeah, SOLD OUT show! You're invited…

Posted by Matthew West on Wednesday, April 1, 2020


Unspoken’s entire set from their Homeshow live-streamed performance is now available to watch on YouTube.


 

Jeremy Camp

Jeremy Camp’s movie is available at home

Plus Sanctus Real reunites and Newsboys debuts a new video…

Jeremy Camp’s movie I Still Believe is now available in households everywhere through On Demand platforms such as Amazon Prime Video, Apple TV, Google Play and cable providers.

With theaters now closed, I am happy to share that I Still Believe will become available straight out of theaters into your home on March 27. Grab your copy on Apple TV, Amazon Prime Video, Google Play, YouTube and more!

Posted by Jeremy Camp on Wednesday, March 25, 2020


Sanctus Real guitarist Chris Rohman announced a special reunion show to celebrate their 2010 album, Pieces of a Real Heart, with band members past and present. The show can be viewed for free on their Facebook page.

10 Year Anniversary 'POARH' album

Join us for a special event to celebrate the 10 year anniversary of the album Pieces Of A Real Heart.

Posted by Sanctus Real on Sunday, March 22, 2020


Newsboys debuted their first concept music video since the return of Peter Furler and Phil Joel, “Love One Another.” The video features singer/songwriter and dc Talk member Kevin Max, as well as a guest appearance by acclaimed pop singer/songwriter Galen Crew.