|WOW Hits 2013
By Emi Cmg DistributionThe annual “absolute must-have” for CCM fans everywhere! This year’s best-of-the-best features “Courageous” (Casting Crowns), “The Hurt & the Healer” (MercyMe), “Do Everything” (Steven Curtis Chapman), “God’s Not Dead (Like a Lion)” (Newsboys), “Me Without You” (tobyMac), “Strong Enough to Save” (Tenth Avenue North), “One Day Too Late” (Skillet), “Make a Move” (Royal Tailor), and more. Two CDs.
|One Song At A Time
By Jamie Grace / Gotee Records
With her own stylistic blend of stripped down acoustics and funky pop sensibilities, Gotee Records latest signee Jamie Grace makes her debut with One Song At a Time. Showcasing her positive, can-do attitude and plainspoken faith, this eleven song set includes the radio smash “Hold Me,” featuring TobyMac.
|Come to the Well
By Casting Crowns / Provident Music Distribution
Inspired by the story of Jesus’ encounter with the woman at the well, Casting Crowns encourages you to let the “living water” of Christ overflow to those around you. Includes “Courageous,” “City on a Hill,” “Already There,” “The Well,” “Spirit Wind,” “Just Another Birthday,” “Wedding Day,” “Angel,” “My Own Worst Enemy,” “So Far to Find You,” and more.
|How Great Is Our God: The Essential Collection
By Chris Tomlin / sixsteprecords
What makes Tomlin one of the most-sung artists in today’s church? His ability to connect people to the heart of Jesus! His talent shines in every track of this best-of-the-best release featuring all-new recordings of “How Great Is Our God,” “Forever,” and “We Fall Down”—plus “Famous One,” “The Wonderful Cross,” “Made to Worship,” “God of This City,” “Indescribable,” and more.
By Matt Redman / sixsteepsrecords
“Where Would We Be” without God? Matt Redman gives you “10,000 Reasons” why God is always “Here for You”! Recorded live in Atlanta with more than 1,000 worship leaders, this power-packed release features all-new songs, including “We Are the Free”; “Endless Hallelujah”; “Never Once”; “Magnificent”; “Change the World”; “Oh, This God”; and more.
|A Beautiful Life
By Mikeschair / Word Entertainment Inc
Their unique pop sound mixes with rock guitars, electronic textures, and catchy sing-along lyrics—inviting you to change the world through love! Includes the radio single “Someone Worth Dying For,” “Save Me Now,” “You Loved Me First,” “Pieces,” “Gonna Save Your Kingdom,” “Come Alive,” Ignite,” “Love Won’t Quit on Us,” “All for You,” “The More,” and the title track.
“Someone Worth Dying For” video (unofficial):
|Pieces Of A Real Heart CD
By Sanctus Real / Sparrow Records
Pieces of a Real Heart is the fifth full length release from Ohio-based quintet Sanctus Real. This eleven song set sways between soaring AC rock and driving modern originals, including the #1 lead single “Forgiven” plus “Lead Me,” “The Redeemer,” “Dear Heart,” and others.
|Until The Whole World Hears CD
By Casting Crowns
Amid multi-platinum career album sales, numerous awards and consistent chart-topping radio success in an unprecedented six-year span, Casting Crowns lead singer and songwriter Mark Hall has never strayed from the group’s main purpose: “Present discipleship through music.” The band’s message remains rooted in the youth ministry Hall has led on a weekly basis since 1999. The result with each new song collection is a fresh, relevant perspective on our journey with Christ. “Our main purpose, above all else, is to know Him more,” shares Hall.
It’s this unwavering pursuit that has inspired Casting Crowns’ latest release, Until The Whole World Hears, an offering of encouragement, challenge, hope and truth to a world in need of Jesus. “As we travel through our journey as Christians, we come to a realization there are lots of people out there who need to hear about Jesus,” Hall says. “Through our maturity, we begin to see the world as God sees the world and work with purpose to show people Jesus, until the whole world hears.
|Over and Underneath CD
By Tenth Avenue North / Reunion Records
On their impressive Reunion Records debut, Palm Beach-based quartet Tenth Avenue North showcases intelligent songwriting, memorable melodies, and a gift for expressing the divine in poetic yet accessible lyrics. Over and Underneath includes the hit “Love Is Here” plus “By Your Side,” “Satisfy,” “Hold My Heart,” and others.