Category : Spirit Music Update


Crowder set to headline Winter Jam week 2

Plus Building 429 pens their own devotional, Big Daddy Weave kicks off their Drive-In Tour, and Bear Rhinehart performs with Carrie Underwood…

Crowder is heading back out for weekend #2 of Winter Jam, playing shows in Louisiana, Oklahoma, Mississippi, and Alabama. More info can be found below.

Building 429 has a new devotional called “Different,” which you can find on the YouVersion Bible app.

Big Daddy Weave is looking forward to their Drive-in Theater tour which kicks off with Steven Curtis Chapman.

Bear Rinehart, lead singer of NEEDTOBREATHE, recently performed with Carrie Underwood at the historic Ryman Auditorium.



MercyMe opens preorders for new music

Plus for KING & COUNTRY goes gold and Sidewalk Prophets are headed to Music City…

MercyMe is set to release inhale (exhale) on April 30, and it is available for preorder now. In anticipation, MercyMe is also releasing a new instant grat track and lyric video for “On Our Way,” featuring lead singer Bart Millard’s son Sam Wesley.

for KING & COUNTRY reached a new RIAA milestone today with the Gold Certification of the GRAMMY® award winning album Burn The Ships. To coincide with the announcement, the duo released a special gold-branded version of Burn The Ships.

Lifest Music City has announced the addition of the band Sidewalk Prophets to perform at their event to be held at Hideaway Farm in Bon Aqua, Tennessee, July 29-31, 2021.


Colton Dixon

Colton Dixon premieres Made To Fly

Plus Crowder announces a new album and TobyMac takes you behind the scenes…

Colton Dixon debuted a brand new single, “Made To Fly,” along with a lyric video. Dixon debuted the song on a special concert edition of Ainsley Earhardt’s Bible Study on FOX Nation and teased it on Fox & Friends.

Singer/songwriter and worship leader David Crowder announced a new studio album titled Milk & Honey that is due out this June 11th. Crowder said he will also be dropping a few new songs between now and then.

TobyMac posted some behind the scenes photos from his recent music video for “Help Is On The Way (Maybe Midnight).” You can check it out on his Twitter feed.


Sidewalk Prophets

Sidewalk Prophets announces a five night concert event

Plus for KING & COUNTRY plans to go live and Zach Williams shares his testimony…

Sidewalk Prophets announced The Songs That Got Us Here, A Live Stream Anthology Tour, a concert event in which the band’s entire catalog will be played over the course of five nights.

for KING & COUNTRY will be showcasing the for KING & COUNTRY THE LIVE CONCERT FILM – a full-length concert performance from the duo’s internationally acclaimed Burn The Ships I The World Tour.

Fans can hear how Big Daddy Weave played into Zach Williams’ testimony during episode 8 of TBN’s When the Light Comes. See all the episodes and subscribe on YouTube.


Ryan Stevenson

Ryan Stevenson partners with Vince Gill and Amy Grant

Plus TobyMac and Matthew West release new singles…

Ryan Stevenson released a new version of his song, “When We Fall Apart” with GRAMMY-winning artists Vince Gill and Amy Grant. The new version is available now and will also be available on his upcoming Weathering The Storm EP that will release in May.

TobyMac is dropping his first single of the year, in tandem with a music video for “Help Is On The Way (Maybe Midnight)“. Produced and written by TobyMac and Micah Kuiper, the new track is available now.

Matthew West and chart-topping CMA Awards® winner and three-time ACM® Awards nominee Carly Pearce partner for a duet version of his No. 1 radio single, “Truth Be Told” that is available everywhere now.


Hillsong Young & Free

Hillsong Young & Free goes acoustic

Plus Switchfoot celebrates The Beautiful Letdown and for KING & COUNTRY remixes Burn The Ships…

Hillsong Young & Free released a brand-new acoustic EP featuring tracks off their latest album, ALL OF MY BEST FRIENDS. Offering a unique visual component for fans, the 8-track project features live performances of each acoustic song, including the group’s No.1 single “Best Friends.”

Switchfoot recently celebrated twenty years since their 2000 album, Learning To Breathe released with a special performance of the full album. Their breakout 2003 album, The Beautiful Letdown will be the next full-album live performance, slated for February 25th at 5PM PST.

for KING & COUNTRY announced the forthcoming release of their latest album Burn The Ships (Deluxe Edition: Remixes & Collaborations), out everywhere on March 26, 2021.


Apollo LTD

Apollo LTD releases a new album

Plus Unspoken hits #1 and Matthew West hosts a love fest…

Apollo LTD released their sophomore LP Nothing is Ordinary, Everything is Beautiful. from Residence/Centricity Music. Available now at all major digital and streaming outlets internationally, the album blurs the horizon between organic and electronic music.

Unspoken’s acclaimed, bestselling album, Reason has had its title track become a multiformat No. 1 radio hit. The band has also released its fourth single from the album, “Help Is On The Way,” to radio now.

Matthew West will host a Valentine’s weekend West Love Fest – A Brand New Virtual Concert February 12-14th. West and his band will deliver three nights of music, laughs, and so much more from his home studio, the Story House, in Nashville.


Hillsong UNITED

Hillsong UNITED goes live from Madison Square Garden

Plus a new take on Casting Crowns and a new album from Mat Kearney…

Hillsong UNITED has released, The People Tour: Live from Madison Square Garden, their live full-length album recorded at the famed venue. The new release arrives with the accompanying concert film on Amazon Prime, free to stream for Prime members.

Casting Crowns has partnered with chart-topping hip-hop artist KB to create an anthem-like version of the group’s single, “Start Right Here.” The creative take on the song is available right now.

Mat Kearney announced a brand new album, titled January Flower, set to release May 21st. A new single, titled “Powerless,” was released along with the album preorder.



MercyMe announces their first show in a year

Plus Manic Drive is throwing a video release party and Newsboys launches their own app…

MercyMe will perform their first show in a year on Friday, March 5. The Show’tel Amelia Island with MercyMe will allow fans to escape to the beachfront luxury of The Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island to enjoy an unforgettable live performance with the band from the comfort of their own private balcony.

Manic Drive is hosting an online release party for their new music video for “Sugarcoated” on Saturday, January 30th at 7pm eastern. Fans can hang out with the band on Facebook or Instagram Live.

Newsboys are excited to share their brand new app with fans, which is available now. A place for all things Newsboys – exclusive content & music, interaction with the band, and even first grabs at things like tour dates & new music!


Big Daddy Weave

Big Daddy Weave launches a new podcast

Plus Hillsong Young & Free en Espanol and a new album from Remedy Drive…

Big Daddy Weave frontman Mike Weaver has launched a new podcast titled In Pursuit with Mike Weaver. Mike is traveling the country in an RV in pursuit of inspirational stories, and two episodes have been released so far.

Hillsong Young & Free’s first Spanish-language EP Todos Mis Mejores Amigos is now available worldwide, which features the single, “Indescribable,” an exciting collaboration featuring Mexican worship band Un Corazón and the rapper of Mexican roots, Raúl García, also known as WHATUPRG.

Remedy Drive has a new album releasing on January 29. Imago Amor (“the image of love”) follows 2014’s Commodity and 2018’s The North Star as the third volume in a trilogy designed to shine a light on slavery and to amplify the voices of those impacted by human trafficking and injustice.