A few weeks after I’d heard Big Daddy Weave’s “The Lion and the Lamb,”I heard the song again, this time sung by Leeland Mooring, from the Bethel release, “Have It All.” Does it make par? Oh, absolutely, and then some.
Contemporary Christian singer/songwriter Jason Gray has released his new single, “Sparrows.” Co-written by Gray with Jonathan Smith and Mia Fieldes, it is an effervescent uptempo pop confection not entirely like Gray’s previous smash, “With Every Act of Love.” Taking inspiration from Matthew 7, Gray encourages the listener by reminding us that God has a plan for every one of us, and we would do well to remember that even the sparrow knows that He holds tomorrow. Simple, clever, straightforward. :)
Jesus Culture’s new album, Let It Echo is a solid album chock-full of praise jams and worship anthems. Produced by Jeremy Edwardson, it features the usual roster of Jesus Culture collaborators, including Kim Walker-Smith, Katie Torwalt, and Derek Johnson. Chris Quilala, of course, shines, especially on carrier single Fierce, which is rocketing up the Christian […]
The Voice Season 9 winner Jordan Smith has released his debut single, Stand in the Light. Smith has decided to cast his nets wide, with an inspirational song that finds space easily in the Contemporary Christian arena. Released by Republic Records in tandem with Roma Downey and Mark Burnett’s Lightworkers Media, Stand in the Light […]
Contemporary Christian pop/rock worship group Among the Thirsty has released the title track and third single from their second album, “Who You Say I Am.” The Floridian group’s two previous radio singles, “What Love Looks Like” and “Completely,” were mid-radio hits, but it appears that “Who You Say I Am” may very well outdo the previous two singles, what with its memorable chorus and heart-touching lyrics.
“Abide With Me” is a lovely and appropriate for this Holy Week season, and few Christian singers have captured the reverence of the modern hymn as Matt Maher, who sings this beautiful worship gem.