A lot has been happening in the industry this week. Here’s a look at some of the top Gospel/Christian music news
Recorded in front of nearly 40,000 young adults, Passion is unveiling “Step Into The Light” featuring Sean Curran today. Not initially on the January release of Follow You Anywhere, the song’s release comes in the midst of much anticipation and conversation after the song was debuted live at Passion 2019. Passion 2019 drew audiences from across the globe filling arenas in Atlanta, Dallas and Washington, D.C.
Grammy-nominated gospel music pioneer and living legend John P. Kee has signed to Entertainment One Nashville. His new single, “I Made It Out (feat. Zacardi Cortez),” is available for pre-order now. “I Made It Out” precedes a full-length album due later in 2019.
OUTCRY Revival Nights Tour 2019, sponsored by World Vision kicks off April 24. The tour features Phil Wickham, Passion Music, Chris Quilala from Jesus Culture, Cody Carnes, Lindy Conant, Meredith Andrews, with speaker Chad Veach. Artists vary by market. Each night will offer the chance to come together as one unified church body in worship.
LEDGER has released a brand-new single, “Completely,” . Last year the drummer and vocalist Jen Ledger rock band Skillet stepping out from the behind the drums as her own frontwoman to release her critically acclaimed self-titled EP, LEDGER.
Enon Music Group (EMG) announced the signing of Zak Williams and 1Akord to their rapidly growing record label in Philadelphia. s an independent artist, Zak & 1Akord have two albums under their belt – THE DECLARATION: LIVE FROM PHILLY, (2006), THINGS ARE GONNA GET BETTER (2010), and 3 singles – “Go Tell It” (2015), “Wonderful Jesus” (2015), and “He’s All I Need” featuring Bishop Bruce V. Parham (2017).