Spring Has Sprung With Bushels of Fresh Music!
Now that spring is here, the â€śgardenâ€ť of new releases is getting crowded with offerings from many of our favorite Christian artists.Â Here are several that are available now (no waiting until summer harvest!).
The historic Majestic Theater in Kariâ€™s hometown of Dallas, Texas, provides both a fitting title and the venue for this â€śliveâ€ť album featuring 13 new songs, including the Easter anthem â€śForever.â€ť
Take It All (Passion 2014)
Recorded â€śliveâ€ť in Atlanta and Houston, and featuring Chris Tomlin, David Crowder, Matt Redman, Christy Nockels, Kristian Stanfill, with a new collection of modern worship songs, many sure to be tomorrowâ€™s favorites.
If Weâ€™re Honest
Battistelli says all the songs on this new album are â€śhonestâ€ť stories and prayers from her own life, including the current single, â€śWrite Your Story.â€ť
Welcome To The New
The folks who brought us â€śI Can Only Imagineâ€ť back in 2001 are out with their eighth studio album, featuring the energetic single â€śShake.â€ť
Recorded in Toronto with over a thousand ministry leaders in attendance, this album features six â€śliveâ€ť songs plus six new studio songs co-written with Matt Maher, Aaron Shust, and Brenton Brown, including the new Easter song â€śHe Is Risenâ€ť co-written with Graham Kendrick.
Michael W. Smith
Smithâ€™s first-ever album of classic hymns was released exclusively to Cracker Barrel, but is now available at online outlets such as Amazon and iTunes.Â (Cracker Barrel, by the way, has a history of exclusive music releases, mainly from country artists, but also Bill Gaither, Steven Curtis Chapman, and Amy Grant.)
I Dream Of You
A collection of â€śmodern lullabiesâ€ť written by JJ Heller, with her husband Dave, for her little girls.
You Make Me Brave
Recorded â€śliveâ€ť at the Bethel Womenâ€™s Conference in Redding, California, this album features songs by Bethel worship leader Jenn Johnson and several others, including Kari Jobe singing â€śForever.â€ť
A collection of Messianic worship leader Paul Wilburâ€™s most-loved songs, including â€śDays of Elijahâ€ť and â€śPraise Adonai.â€ť