Carman, the singer known for â€śThe Champion,â€ť has revealed on his Facebook page that doctors have found another tumor on his shoulder.Â In 2013, Carman was diagnosed with myeloma cancer and was given three to four years to live.Â Then in 2014, after raising $230,000 for a new album and tour, Carman announced that he was cancer free.Â Now he is requesting prayer as he awaits the results of the biopsy.
Lauren Daigle, the 2016 Dove Award â€śArtist of the Yearâ€ť for her song â€śDry Bones,â€ť sang a duet with Reba McEntire at the Academy of Country Music awards on April 2.Â The song, â€śBack To God,â€ť is featured on Rebaâ€™s debut gospel album, â€śSing It Now.â€ťÂ Daigle lives in Atlanta, Georgia, where she leads worship at Andy Stanleyâ€™s North Point Church.
Michael Boggs was the guitarist for the group FFH for many years with Jeromy and Jennifer Deibler.Â When Jeromy was diagnosed with MS in 2006, the group took a break.Â Boggs has now teamed up with country singer Brooke Voland to form Brooke + Boggs.Â They have just released a five-song worship album called â€śWildfire.â€ť
Jaci Velasquez has released her first worship album, called â€śTrust.â€ťÂ A Spanish-language version (â€śConfioâ€ť) was released at the same time.Â â€śTrust is an underlying theme for me as a wife and a mom,â€ť says Velasquez. â€śYou canâ€™t have a relationship without trust. Like my husband and I, there are no secrets and we trust each other no matter what. The same is true with my relationship with Jesus.â€ť