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Full Circle Music Wins Big At The 46th Annual GMA Dove Awards
Nashville, Tenn. (October 14, 2015) - Nashville-based Full Circle Music, helmed by Seth Mosley, took top honors at the 46th Annual GMA Dove Awards, garnering four wins, including Producer of the Year, Songwriter of the Year (non-artist)..
Laura Story Wins Dove Award for Inspirational Song of the Year
Nashville, Tenn. (October 14, 2015) — Laura Story was honored last night at the 46th Annual Dove Awards with the Inspirational Song of the Year award for "O Love Of God." Written by Story, Cindy Morgan and Ian Cron, the song is featured..
Colton Dixon Wins Dove Award for Rock/Contemporary Album of the Year
Nashville, Tenn. (October 14, 2015) — Colton Dixon’s 2014 release ANCHOR was presented with the award for Rock/Contemporary Album of the Year during the sold-out 46th Annual Dove Awards at Lipscomb University. This is Dixon's second time..
The Media Collective Congratulates Our 2015 Dove Award Winners
Nashville, Tenn. (October 14, 2015) — The Media Collective would like to congratulate our clients who took home awards last night at the 46th Annual GMA Dove Awards. Sadie Robertson and Erica Campbell hosted the awards, which took place..
Chris Tomlin Launches Fall Leg of "Love Ran Red Tour"
Nashville, Tenn. (October 12, 2015) — Chris Tomlin has set out on the second leg of what's already been the biggest tour of his career, the "Love Ran Red Tour." Featuring special guests Rend Collective, the 22-city tour kicked off in..
MercyMe Rings In The Holidays Early As Billboard Premieres "MercyMe, It's Christmas!"
Since their debut in 2001, GRAMMY®-nominated, American Music Award and multiple Dove Award winners MercyMe have sold more than 8.5 million units in CD, single and DVD sales, garnered 27 No. 1 multi-format Christian radio singles and..
Billboard Exclusively Premieres Crowder's "Lift Your Head Weary Sinner (Chains)" Music Video
Nashville, Tenn. (October 7, 2015) - Billboard is exclusively unveiling "Lift Your Head Weary Sinner (Chains)," the latest music video from GRAMMY® Nominee Crowder. With camera shots captured by drones, the music video features a festival..
TobyMac Named One of Nashville's 25 Most Beautiful People
With more than 11 million units in career sales and a whopping six GRAMMY® Awards, TobyMac's career continues on the fast track. THIS IS NOT A TEST (Aug. 7, 2015), the latest from the Billboard and American Music Award winner, debuted at..
Billboard Premieres Videos From Colton Dixon's "Standout" Dual EPs
Nashville, Tenn. (September 17, 2015) — Colton Dixon's dual EPs Calm and Storm released last Friday, catapulting Dixon to the top of the iTunes Christian Albums Chart as Calm took the No. 1 spot. Storm was close behind, landing in..
Big Daddy Weave's "Beautiful Offerings" Releases To Incredible Acclaim
Nashville, Tenn. (September 17, 2015) — Big Daddy Weave's seventh studio album Beautiful Offerings is available tomorrow, September 18, 2015, and is already receiving incredible acclaim. Critics are saying Beautiful Offerings "demonstrates once..
Colton Dixon Gets Engaged At Disney World
Nashville, Tenn. (September 14, 2015) — Colton Dixon got engaged to his girlfriend Annie Coggeshall last Friday afternoon at Magic Kingdom park, just a few hours before performing at Disney's annual Night of Joy. DisneyParks..
Big Daddy Weave Announces The "My Story Tour" Featuring Jason Gray and Citizen Way
Nashville, Tenn. (September 9, 2015) — Big Daddy Weave, one of Christian music's biggest headlining artists, is hitting the road once again for their "My Story Tour," set to kick off September 17, 2015 in Quincy, Ill. Featuring Jason Gray..
Matt Hammitt and Family Celebrate Milestone Fifth Birthday of Son Bowen
Nashville, Tenn. (Sept. 9, 2015) - Matt Hammitt, frontman for the GRAMMY® nominated band Sanctus Real, and his family are celebrating the fifth birthday of their son Bowen, a survivor of the critical and rare heart disease Hypoplastic Left..
Michael W. Smith Announces Return of Nationwide Christmas Tour with Amy Grant
Nashville, Tenn. (Sept. 8, 2015) – Selling more than 15 million albums, Michael W. Smith will once again bring holiday cheer to arenas, coliseums and theaters to more than a dozen markets this holiday season through his nationwide Christmas..
The Afters Release New Single "Live On Forever"
Nashville, Tenn. (September 3, 2015) — Dove Award-winning band, The Afters, have released a brand new single, "Live On Forever," which is already being played at 40 radio stations across AC and CHR formats. The single, written about Heaven..
Skillet Garners Third RIAA Certified Platinum For Single "Awake & Alive"
Nashville, TN (Sept. 2, 2015) - Multi-platinum and GRAMMY®-nominated rockers Skillet recently garnered yet another hit as their No. 1 Active Rock single “Awake & Alive” has received RIAA Platinum certification having sold over one..
Rend Collective Has U.K.'s Highest Christian Debut In Almost 20 Years
Nashville, Tenn. (September 1, 2015) — Rend Collective's fifth studio album, As Family We Go, debuted last week at No. 19 on the U.K. Albums Chart and No. 9 on U.K.’s Digital Albums Chart, making it the highest debut for a Christian..
Sidewalk Prophets' "Something Different" Heralded As Their Best Work To Date
The third studio album from the band features 14 tracks, including their hit single “Prodigal," which is currently Top 5 on the AC Chart. Produced by GRAMMY® Award winning Seth Mosley, Something Different combines the diverse influences..
Rend Collective Hits iTunes Top Ten In Seven Countries
Nashville, Tenn. (August 27, 2015) — Irish worship band Rend Collective's fifth studio album As Family We Go released Friday and has reached the No. 1 spot on the iTunes Christian albums chart in the U.S., U.K., Canada, Australia and New..
Full Circle Music Garners Five Dove Awards Nominations
Mosley received nominations for Producer of the Year and Songwriter of the Year (non-artist), and the Full Circle Music team earned three additional nominations including: Song of the Year for "He Knows My Name" by Francesca Batestelli, Pop..
Fair Trade Services Honored with Eight Dove Award Nominations
Nashville, Tenn (Aug. 24, 2015) - Fair Trade Services garnered a total of eight nominations for the upcoming 46th Annual GMA Dove Awards. Multi-Dove Award winning band MercyMe took honors in top categories, including “Artist of the Year..
Chris Tomlin Sells Out Madison Square Garden, Red Rocks, and More
Nashville, Tenn (August 19, 2015) — GRAMMY® and Billboard Music Award winner Chris Tomlin saw his longtime vision come to life last week as more than 35,000 people came together for Worship Night In America events, selling out NYC's..
Generation Exodus Foundation Re-Launches With Marketing Veteran Jamie Nixon
Nashville, Tenn. (August 18, 2015) – Ending their brief 2-year hiatus following, the Generation Exodus Foundation has re-launched with the assistance of James “Jamie” Nixon. After more than 7 years as the Director of Touring and..
TobyMac’s "This Is Not A Test" Takes No. 4 Spot on the Billboard Top 200
Nashville, Tenn. (August 17, 2015) - THIS IS NOT A TEST, the latest from platinum selling artist TobyMac has debuted in the No. 4 spot on the Billboard Top 200, garnered No. 1 at the Christian Albums Chart and is No. 3 on the Digital..
TobyMac's New Release "This Not A Test" Streets With Critical Acclaim
Nashville, Tenn. (Aug. 13, 2015) - The sixth studio album from six-time GRAMMY® winner TobyMac is now available, and receiving stellar reviews from both critics and fans alike. With an accumulation of over 11 million units in career..
"MercyMe, It’s Christmas!" Is Due Oct 9th With Fall Tour Unveiled
Nashville, Tenn (July 23, 2015) – GRAMMY® nominated band MercyMe has unveiled dates for their fall “Greater Than Tour," kicking off this October, as well as MercyMe, It’s Christmas! set to debut on October 9. The album will mark the..
Colton Dixon Announces Dual EP's "Calm" and "Storm"
Nashville, Tenn. (July 20, 2015) — Colton Dixon will give fans a glimpse of his musical versatility with the upcoming releases of dual EPs Calm and Storm, debuting September 11. Calm, a stripped down collection of acoustic songs, and..
SOZO Playlists Offers Expertly Curated Christian & Gospel Playlists
Nashville, Tenn. (July 13, 2015) — Since its launch in March, SOZO Playlists has made a big splash in the music streaming world. As a trusted brand offering expertly curated Christian & Gospel playlists across multiple streaming services..
Rend Collective To Release "As Family We Go" August 21st
Nashville, Tenn. (July 10, 2015) — Rend Collective is known for their dynamic live worship, and their upcoming August 21 release, As Family We Go, has captured that same energy and spirit. Claiming neither folk or indie rock..
Big Daddy Weave's "My Story" Single Available For Purchase
Nashville, Tenn. (July 10, 2015) — The first song from Big Daddy Weave’s highly-anticipated new album is available today. “My Story” is the lead single from Big Daddy Weave’s upcoming studio album Beautiful Offerings, releasing September..