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  • Kardia Complex Releases Debut Single
    on August 1, 2021 at 1:00 am

    The freshly formed band, Kardia Complex, has just released their debut single, "Come All You Weary." The single will be the first fans have heard since Jamie Kucinski, former drummer for XIII Minutes and longtime Tulsa area event promoter, began to share his vision for a new kind of worship band. "As I have created the origins of this project, I knew I wanted to tell a story," Jamie shares. "This song is the beginning of the story. I would call this Chapter I – Come All You Weary. The song is our introduction, but is also an open door invitation." It's an invitation that is particularly timely and compelling. "When I look around, I see and feel a tired world," Jamie continues. "We're constantly being bombarded with messages of how we are simply not enough. Fame, success, looks they are all moving targets. Even[...]

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    on August 1, 2021 at 1:00 am

    Curb Word Entertainment's Sidewalk Prophets released I Believe It Now (Alternate Versions) this weekend. You can listen to it now by clicking here. The five-track collection offers fans a variety of renditions of "I Believe It Now." Included in the set is a live version recorded last summer during the group's historic live stream at the Ryman Auditorium, now viewed over 375,000 times. Watch Sidewalk Prophets' powerful performance of "I Believe It Now" live from the iconic Ryman stage by clicking here. Produced by Jeff Pardo and co-written by Sidewalk Prophets' frontman Dave Frey, along with Ben McDonald, Jordan Sapp, and Ellie Holcomb, "I Believe It Now" encapsulates the tension between faith and doubt. "The more I listen and perform 'I Believe It Now,' the more moved by it I am," Frey reflects. "Faith is hard sometimes, but God is bigger than our doubts.[...]

  • Tasha Layton's New Single Marks Her Second Consecutive Top 10 Single
    on July 29, 2021 at 1:00 am

    "Look What You've Done," the latest single from BEC Recordings' powerhouse vocalist Tasha Layton, is officially one of the summer's biggest hits, landing at #8 on Billboard's Christian AC Indicator chart this week. Penned by Layton, Matthew West, AJ Pruis, and Keith Everette Smith, the track marks Layton's second consecutive Top 10 single within a year. "Hearing how 'Look What You've Done' has ministered to the hearts of listeners has been overwhelming," Layton shares. "Although the song reflects my testimony, it has resonated as a testimony for so many others as well. For those who have experienced the transforming love of God, it is easy to point out where He has rescued, saved, healed, and delivered. It's an anthem of praise for what God has done and an encouraging proclamation of what He will continue to do. And it is because He proves Himself time and[...]

  • Jekalyn Carr Launches Beauty Company
    on July 29, 2021 at 1:00 am

    This week on social media, Gospel artist Jekalyn Carr announced that she's launching a new beauty company called Jekalyn Beauty. "I have always loved making people look and feel good," Jekalyn shared. "When I was younger, I loved playing in makeup. As I grew older, I began doing makeovers for my family and friends. I am thrilled to share a dream of mine, along with my love for fashion and beauty." She also shared that the first product she'll be releasing is a perfume fragrance called Jekalyn. For Her. The perfume will be available for purchase tonight at midnight. For more information and to purchase, click here.[...]

  • Journey Worship Co. Releases New Single
    on July 28, 2021 at 1:00 am

    Journey Worship Co. just released their fourth and final single before their upcoming debut live album. "Precious Jesus" is a raw, contemplative song that points to Jesus. When writing the song, one of the writer's worship mentors had just tragically taken his own life. In the wake of that devastating news, "Precious Jesus" came to life. The heart behind the song is that if Jesus can calm seas, He can bring peace to us. If He can conquer death, He can sustain us in whatever we're facing. Journey Worship Co. has also been producing video content. The band recently released the music video for their song "Come to the Lord." The song is a modern hymn, and the music video was appropriately shot in the beautiful Wightman Chapel in Downtown Nashville, Tennessee. Other artists such as Crowder, Andrew Peterson, and Taylor Swift have also[...]

  • Lecrae Explains His Tattoos
    on July 28, 2021 at 1:00 am

    In a recent YouTube video, Lecrae showed fans his tattoos and explained their meanings. He showed off his 116 tattoo, the hip-hop group that Lecrae is part of alongside Reach Records artists like Tedashii, Andy Mineo, and Hulvey. "These 116 tattoos have become international," Lecrae shared in the video. "They pop up all around the world. In Africa, everywhere." He also shared the Biblical meanings behind some of his tattoos. He showed fans a tattoo he has of Jonah coming out of the mouth of the whale and a few cross tattoos he has. Lecrae has been active on YouTube lately and has been posting weekly videos. You can subscribe to his channel by clicking here and watch his latest video here.[...]

  • Jet Trouble Announces Upcoming Single
    on July 28, 2021 at 1:00 am

    It was recently announced that Jet Trouble will be releasing a new single this Friday titled "However" which will feature the CHH icon nobigdyl. This is the first time Jet Trouble has returned to his hip-hop roots since his album Son Of '61 in 2018. In June, Jet released a new song called "Heroes," and the lyric video for the song is out now. Jet also shared that he's currently working on a new album. Keep an eye out on or follow him on social media to stay up-to-date on his latest projects.[...]

  • 'The Chosen' Considers New Christmas Special for 2021
    on July 27, 2021 at 1:00 am

    In a recent interview with The Chosen's Elizabeth Tabish (Mary Magdalene), Elizabeth gave NewReleaseToday an inside look at some upcoming projects. She shared that The Chosen is considering doing a new Christmas special for 2021, and the scripts are in progress for the third season of the show. "I heard some rumors of The Chosen doing another Christmas special this December," Elizabeth shared. "I don't know the specific details of season three, but I think we're doing it pretty soon, within the next year. Dallas [Jenkins] mentioned that he's working through the scripts, so hopefully, we get to film it sooner rather than later." Elizabeth also talked with NewReleaseToday about what it's been like portraying Mary Magdalene and the character development she went through in season two. For more information about The Chosen, click here. You can watch our interview with Elizabeth[...]

  • Lauren Daigle Announces Upcoming Single
    on July 27, 2021 at 1:00 am

    Christian mainstay Lauren Daigle has announced the release of her latest single, "Tremble." The live recorded worship-infused track will be out on August 6, followed by the studio version release on August 27. "I've been performing this song for a few years now, holding on until the right moment to share it with the world," Lauren shared in an email to her fans. "I've always had a special connection with this song performing it live so that's the version you'll hear first on August 6 before we release the studio version on August 27!!" "Tremble" will be the follow-up to her fifth No. 1 single, "Hold On To Me" and her EDM collab with Petey Martin, "Come Back Home." In addition, Lauren will be touring this fall on her world tour at the dates listed below. Click here to get tickets.[...]

  • Project 86 Launch Crowdfunding Campaign
    on July 27, 2021 at 1:00 am

    The 25-year-old rock band Project 86 has announced their final album. Through a campaign titled The Final Chapter with a goal of $60,000, they're calling on fans to help them meet financial goals. The band says that they can't start making the album until they meet their goal. This will be the band's 11th studio album and their second that they've crowdfunded. The first time they did a crowdfunding campaign was for their 10th album, Sheep Among Wolves. This time the band is raising money through Patreon with memberships starting at $10. The band also has preorders for the record available here. "We are officially announcing the final Project 86 album. It's time," the band shared on their website. "The final chapter is upon us. This is it. There is no way to put into words what the last 25 years[...]

  • Travis Greene to Release New Album
    on July 26, 2021 at 1:00 am

    Chart-topper Travis Greene continues to deliver the unexpected as he gears up to release his album Oil Water on August 20. Greene recently released the title track "Oil & Water" (feat. Anthony Hamilton), which is available as an instant grat track with album pre-order now. Two other tracks, "Hold On Me (feat. Kirk Franklin and John P. Kee)" and "Easter (feat. Todd Dulaney)," are also available instantly with album pre-order at digital music providers. In the official music video for "Oil & Water," Travis Greene celebrates God's never-ending love, like an outpouring of oil and flowing like water, on the guitar-driven title track. Writing and producing on every track, Greene shares a joyful celebration of the hope and abundance found in God's love. Crafting a refreshing mix of modern sounds and rich harmonies, his album includes additional featured appearances from Tasha Cobbs[...]

  • Shawn Mendes Encounters Jesus Through A Maverick City Song
    on July 26, 2021 at 1:00 am

    Recently in an interview with Man Enough podcast, pop icon Shawn Mendes talked about encountering Jesus through a Maverick City Music song. He shared that he grew up as an atheist but is starting to encounter God through music. "I grew up more or less atheist, and now I'm becoming much more spiritual," Shawn said. "I was watching Maverick City singing about Jesus, and I just started crying my eyes out. He went on to say that he grew up believing that Jesus was "fanatic, not science, and not the truth." And now it "feels like home because of this song." There has been a rise in mainstream artists coming to Jesus, and we ask that you join us in praying for them. You can read our article about mainstream artists making faith-based music by clicking here.[...]

  • Unspoken Announces Fall Tour
    on July 26, 2021 at 1:00 am

    Recently announced in an Instagram post, Unspoken will be going on tour this September for the Say The Word Tour. Accompanying the band will be Josh Wilson and comedian Mickey Bell. This tour will only have a few dates, so it's suggested to buy your tickets now before they sell out. The band encourages fans to "bring your family and friends for a night of music, inspiration, and hilarious comedy." You can buy tickets here for the following locations September 16 Magnolia, AR September 17 Mountain Home, AR September 18 Paragould, AR September 25 Grove, OK October 1 Otisville, MI October 2 Collinsville, IL October 3 Greenwood, IN[...]

  • for KING & COUNTRY Announces 2021 Christmas Tour
    on July 25, 2021 at 1:00 am

    This weekend, for KING & COUNTRY announced their 2021 A Drummer Boy Christmas tour. The 14-city tour will be starting this November and will be ending in December with a special concert and live stream at the Grand Ole Opry in Nashville, Tennessee. "It's the most wonderful time of the year.... and one of our favorite shows to perform," for KING & COUNTRY shared. "We're thrilled to be bringing A Drummer Boy Christmas to you, in person and indoors for the very first time. We'll be bringing the lights, the stage, and all the holiday cheer. And in the spirit of giving, we'll be supporting our friends at The Salvation Army to help families in need throughout the tour. Looking forward to ringing in this Christmas season with you!" Tickets will be going on sale on July 30. You[...]

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